January 2022 Vol. 1

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

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


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BREAKING NEWS

Canadian Great Panther Miner Fined $9m by Brazilian Environmental Agency for Cyanide Pollution
https://www.mining.com/great-panther-mining-receives-9-million-fine-from-brazilian-environmental-agency-for-cyanide-pollution/

Brazil Fines Canadian Miner Great Panther for Cyanide Leak at Gold Mine
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-brazil-fines-canadian-miner-great-panther-for-cyanide-leak-at-gold/

Tailings Pond Collapse Affects World’s Highest Human Settlement
https://www.mining.com/tailings-pond-collapse-affects-worlds-highest-human-settlement/

INDUSTRY NEWS

Tailings Could Give Qld an EV Battery Boost
https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tailings-could-give-qld-an-ev-boost-2022-01-04/rep_id:3650

ICMM Collaboration to Improve Tailings Monitoring Solutions
http://www.icmm.com/en-gb/environmental-stewardship/tailings/improve-tailings-monitoring-solutions

Unique Challenges: Mirafi® PET Reinforcement Bridging Soft Coal Fines of a Tailings Storage Closure in Australia
https://www.tencategeo.asia/en-as/resources/case-studies/eRyE/Mirafi-PET-Reinforcement-Bridging-Soft-Coal-Fines-Tailings-Storage-Closure

MMG Get the Tick to Proceed with Preliminary Works for Tailings Dam
https://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/7573781/mmg-gets-approval-for-preliminary-tailings-dam-works/

Ceramics Composites from Iron Ore Tailings and Blast Furnace Slag
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0272884221040554

Barrick Gold Corporation – North Mara Achieves Tailings Storage Target
https://www.barrick.com/English/news/news-details/2021/north-mara-achieves-tailings-storage-target/default.aspx

Reprocessing and Revalorization of Critical Minerals in Mine Tailings
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s42461-021-00524-6

Penetron Provides a Permanent Place for Copper Tailings
https://www.prweb.com/releases/penetron_provides_a_permanent_place_for_copper_tailings/prweb18408823.htm

Chilean Researchers Want to Turn Copper Tailings into Construction Materials
https://www.mining.com/chilean-researchers-want-to-turn-copper-tailings-into-construction-materials/

SNC-Lavalin to Expand Tailings and Water Management Business with Appointment of Trevor Sparks
https://im-mining.com/2021/12/09/snc-lavalin-to-expand-tailings-and-water-management-business-with-appointment-of-trevor-sparks/

Mexico Mulls New Tailings Controls
https://www.bnamericas.com/en/news/mexico-mulls-new-tailings-controls

How AI Can Revolutionise the Monitoring of Tailings Facilities
https://www.mining-technology.com/features/ai-monitoring-of-tailings-facilities/?utm-source-Army%20Technology&utm-medium=website&utm-campaign=Must%20Read&utm-content=Image

Learning From Nature in Tailings Dam Design
https://www.miningreview.com/health-and-safety/learning-from-nature-in-tailings-dam-design/

Recent Experiences Using Space Observation for Quantitative Risk Assessment of Tailings Dams
https://www.riskope.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Recent-experiences-using-Space-Observation-for-quantitative-risk-assessment-of-tailings-dams.pdf

Improved Method to Detect the Tailings Ponds from Multispectral Remote Sensing Images Based on Faster R-CNN and Transfer Learning [PDF]
https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/14/1/103/pdf

Rapid Dam Contractors Seeking Project Manager – Earthworks and Civil (Tailings Dams)
https://www.seek.com.au/job/55413309?type=promoted

Coal Mining Waste Tailings Valorization as Raw Geomaterials in Construction: A Review with New Perspectives
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S095965262104378X

Transitioning the Mining Industry to Sustainability with Geosynthetics
By Michael Dickey, P.E., Director, Presto Geosystems
https://geosyntheticsmagazine.com/2021/12/31/transitioning-the-mining-industry-to-sustainability-with-geosynthetics/

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