January 2021 Vol. 3

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

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


NEWSMAKERS:  * Anglo America * Antilles * BHP * ExcelPlas * Glencore * MMG * New Century * Paterson Cooke * Samarco * Sentinel * TNA * TSF * TUV SUD * Vale

INDUSTRY NEWS

TÜV SÜD Faces Group Claim in Germany Over 2019 Brazil Dam Collapse
https://www.reuters.com/article/germany-tuvsud-dam-lawsuit/tv-sd-faces-group-claim-in-germany-over-2019-brazil-dam-collapse-idUSL8N2JV5H9

Vale and Brazil State Do Not Reach Agreement Over Brumadinho
https://www.mining.com/vale-and-brazil-state-do-not-reach-agreement-over-brumadinho/

BHP, Glencore, Anglo American Face OECD Investigation Over Environmental Damage and Human Rights Abuses at Colombian Coal Mine
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-01-19/cerrejon-coal-mine-colombia-in-environment-rights-abuse-probe/13069168

Geelong Consultancy MEKS Solutions Part of a Consortium in the Top 10 of the BHP Tailings Challenge
https://www.geelongadvertiser.com.au/news/geelong-consultancy-meks-solutions-part-of-a-consortium-in-the-top-10-of-the-bhp-tailings-challenge/news-story/f4be80396988193de62de3f39623a34f

Antilles Progresses $20m Tailings Project Dispute Claim
https://thewest.com.au/business/public-companies/antilles-progresses-20m-tailings-project-dispute-claim-c-2008924

Brazilian Dam Collapse Could Have Been Predicted with Right Monitoring Technology
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2021-01/uon-bdc012021.php

Brazilian Dam Collapse Could Have Been Predicted with Latest Satellite Radar Imaging Technique, Study Finds
https://www.miragenews.com/brazilian-dam-collapse-could-have-been-predicted-with-latest-satellite-radar-imaging-technique-study-finds/

New Century Cuts Century Rehabilitation Bills
https://www.australianmining.com.au/news/new-century-cuts-century-rehabilitation-bills/

TAILINGS DEWATERING

Video of Webinar on Tailings Dewatering
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VX7WUR4qfqM&list=PLm0X9QD38tJQGIG07KvHZY-ZIUjc_O61b

TAILINGS RISK

Responsible Mining Foundation Concerned about Thousands of Abandoned, At-Risk Tailings Facilities Worldwide
https://www.mining.com/responsible-mining-foundation-worried-about-thousands-of-abandoned-at-risk-tailings-facilities-worldwide/

Is the Momentum of Mitigating Tailings Risk Being Maintained?
https://www.miningreview.com/environment/is-the-momentum-of-mitigating-tailings-risk-being-maintained/

CGG Joins Mine Tailings Monitoring Research Project
https://www.globalminingreview.com/environment-sustainability/21012021/cgg-joins-mine-tailings-monitoring-research-project/

Cleaning up Tailings Standards: Why this Time Really is Different
https://www.canadianminingjournal.com/features/cleaning-up-tailings-standards-why-this-time-really-is-different/

France’s CGG Joins Mine Tailings Monitoring Research Project Led by Amira
https://im-mining.com/2021/01/21/frances-cgg-joins-mine-tailings-monitoring-research-project-led-amira/

JOBS

MMG Seeking Superintendent – Tailings & Water Projects for Tasmania
https://www.seek.com.au/job/51341839?type=standout

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