February 2022 Vol. 4

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

Up-to-date News and Information on Tailings Dams and Engineered TSFs


NEWSMAKERS:  * Aluminium Industry * Arsenic Tailings * Barrick Gold * Bauxite Tailings * Brazil * Brumadinho * DRDGOLD * EnviroGold * ExcelPlas * FundĂŁo Dam * GHD * Glencore * GrantHelp * IAI * ICMM * InSAR * Mount Polley * Pan Africa * Rio Tinto * Rumbo 5 Cero * Samarco * Tarkine * TNA * Tre-Altamira * TSF  * VALE

INDUSTRY NEWS

ICMM Issues Tailings Management Good Practice Guide
https://www.icmm.com/en-gb/guidance/environmental-stewardship/tailings-management-good-practice

New ICMM Training Material to Support Continual Improvement in the Safe and Transparent Management of Tailings
https://im-mining.com/2022/02/15/new-icmm-training-material-to-support-continual-improvement-in-the-safe-and-transparent-management-of-tailings/

IAI Updates Sustainable Bauxite Mining Guidelines to Elaborate on Tailings Management
The International Aluminium Institute recently updated its Sustainable Bauxite Mining Guidelines to elaborate on tailings management 
https://www.crown.co.za/latest-news/modern-mining-latest-news/19788-iai-updates-sustainable-bauxite-mining-guidelines

New Video on Tailings and Geosynthetics [VIDEO]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kds4SRqbRHI

Australian Mining Companies and Geotechnical Businesses Eligible for Funding Up to A$32,000 per Employee to Train and Hire New and Current Employees
https://granthelp-20712624.hubspotpagebuilder.com/boosting-apprenticeship-commencements-program

Study on HDPE Geomembrane in Arsenic-Bearing Tailings [PDF]
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/a6l4viuOwzcJCzM#pdfviewer

Red Seas and No Fish: Nickel Mining Takes its Toll on Indonesia’s Spice Islands
https://news.mongabay.com/2022/02/red-seas-and-no-fish-nickel-mining-takes-its-toll-on-indonesias-spice-islands/

Barrick Gold Announces Tailings Dam at Dominican Mine
https://dominicantoday.com/dr/economy/2022/02/17/barrick-gold-announces-tailings-dam-at-dominican-mine/

Barrick Gold Near Pueblo Viejo Tailings Decision
https://www.mining.com/barrick-gold-near-pueblo-viejo-tailings-decision/

Preventing Tailings Dam Failure with Satellite InSAR Monitoring
Glencore enters partnership with TreAltamira to expand satellite monitoring across its Tailings Storage
https://site.tre-altamira.com/showcase/tailing-storage-facilities-tailings-dam-failure/

Pan African’s Tailings Retreatment Acquisition Strategy Compelling
https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pan-africans-tailings-retreatment-acquisition-strategy-compelling-says-s2-research-2022-02-15

EnviroGold Global Executes Binding, Definitive Agreement to Reprocess Tailings
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/envirogold-global-executes-binding-definitive-005000204.html

NT Government Allows McArthur River Mine to Keep Expanding and Raise Height of Tailings Dam
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-02-17/glencore-mcarthur-river-mine-sacred-sites-agreement-government/100836238

DRDGOLD is a World Leader in the Recovery of Gold from the Retreatment of Surface Tailings
https://www.proactiveinvestors.com/companies/news/903502/drdgold-is-a-world-leader-in-the-recovery-of-gold-from-the-retreatment-of-surface-tailings-903502.html

DRDGOLD Hits Roadblock after Dept of Water Frustrates R1bn Tailings Facility Proposal
https://www.miningmx.com/news/gold/48764-drdgold-hits-roadblock-after-dept-of-water-frustrates-r1bn-tailings-facility-proposal/

Rio Tinto Seeking Tailings Engineer
https://www.careerone.com.au/jobview/tailings-engineer/7c3fa79c-936c-4410-8aa9-7c77b77f4691

LATEST PUBLICATIONS

Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecotoxicity of Iron Ore Tailings After the Failure of VALE S.A Mining Dam in Brumadinho (Brazil)
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0375674222000127

Mechanism of Failure of the Mount Polley Tailings Storage Facility
https://cdnsciencepub.com/doi/abs/10.1139/cgj-2021-0036

Tailings Dam Failures: A Historical Analysis of the Risk
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11668-022-01355-3

Using Space Surveys for Modelling Tailing Dam Spills
https://www.proquest.com/openview/5ee127e65bb4074ad3bf0a4cd3bf5efe/1?pq-origsite=gscholar&cbl=2037674

Technical Assessment of Secondary Sedimentation Process in Copper Sulphide Tailings with the Presence of Clays, in Continental and Sea Water
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/CGJC1IrzO5pX50z#pdfviewer

Magnetization Roasting of Waste Iron Ore Beneficiation Plant Tailings Using Sawdust Biomass; A Novel Approach to Produce Metallurgical Grade Pellets
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0959652622005327

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