May 2021 Vol. 1

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

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


NEWSMAKERS:   * Amphos2 * ANCOLD * BGM * BHP * Coletanche * Eldorado * Engenium * ExcelPlas * Fundão * GHD * ICMM * K2fly  * MMG * Newcrest * PolyMet * Rio Tinto * Samarco * SiPlast * Teck * TNA * TSF * Vale

INDUSTRY NEWS

Tailings Dams Face Pandemic Pressures (Feature Article)
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/IWqn0PmqfnFauC5#pdfviewer

Deliberating or Stalling for Justice? Dynamics of Corporate Remediation and Victim Resistance Through the Lens of Parentalism: The Fundão dam Collapse and the Renova Foundation in Brazil
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/fJK81y47FyploIb#pdfviewer

Momentum Builds for K2fly Tailings Software Solutions
https://www.businessnews.com.au/article/Momentum-builds-for-K2fly-tailings-software-solutions

INTERVIEWS

Interview — Eduardo Ruiz, Amphos2: “The Trend is to Design Tailing Facilities that have Less Water”
https://www.mining.com/interview-eduardo-ruiz-amphos2-the-trend-is-to-design-tailing-facilities-that-have-less-water/

Interview – Tom Butler, Former ICMM CEO: Holistic Approach Needed to Minimize Risk at Tailings Dams
https://www.mining.com/interview-tom-butler-former-icmm-ceo-holistic-approach-needed-to-minimize-risk-at-tailings-dams/

ESSENTIAL READING

Rio Tinto Updates Details of Tailings Facilities
https://www.miragenews.com/rio-tinto-updates-details-of-tailings-facilities-552463/

Copper Prices Set Teck Profit on Fire — Up 247% in Q1
https://www.mining.com/copper-prices-set-teck-profit-on-fire-up-247-in-q1/

Stantec Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Engenium, Deepening Sustainable Mining Project Delivery and Advisory Service Capabilities in Australia
https://www.stantec.com/en/news/2021/stantec-signs-letter-of-intent-to-acquire-engenium

Healthier Economy in Tailings Management
https://www.flsmidth.com/en-gb/discover/mining-2018/healthier-economy-in-tailings-management

Why Everything We Know about Tailings Dams Failure is Wrong
https://www.riskope.com/2021/04/28/why-everything-we-know-about-tailings-dams-failure-is-wrong/

Greece Approves Eldorado Gold’s Tailings Plan for Skouries
https://www.mining.com/greece-approves-eldorados-tailings-plan-for-skouries/

Video – New Technology Means No Tailings for Nechalacho Rare Earths Mine
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ET3KCWY3ZvQ

Tailings Manager Academy – Supporting Safety and Responsibility
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZO22UG3g06g

Eldorado Gold Receives Approval for Use of Dry Stack Tailings at Skouries
https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2021/04/29/2219992/0/en/Eldorado-Gold-Receives-Approval-for-Use-of-Dry-Stack-Tailings-at-Skouries.html

LINERS FOR TAILINGS DAMS

Coletanche Bituminous Geomembrane (BGM) to line the Ravenswood Gold Tailings Dam in what will be Queensland’s Largest Gold Mine
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/XCx2zXL4DrHSkm1#pdfviewer

Siplast BGM Used to Line MMG Rosebery Tailings Dam in Tasmania
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/cRvCpc2Ht6EyRXR#pdfviewer

NEW RESEARCH

Utilization of Modified Copper Slag Activated by Na2SO4 and CaO for Unclassified Lead/Zinc Mine Tailings Based Cemented Paste Backfill
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301479721006708

Breach Volume Estimation of Tailings Storage Facility Failures
https://scholar.sun.ac.za/bitstream/handle/10019.1/109924/marais_breach_2021.pdf?sequence=1

NEW JOBS

Teck Seeking Tailings Engineer
https://ca.linkedin.com/jobs/view/tailings-engineer-at-teck-2507495335

EVENTS

ANCOLD Tailings Dam Operators Forum 2021
https://www.cgg.com/resources/media-events/tradeshow/ancold-tailings-dam-operators-forum-2021?

LEGAL

Both Sides Claim Victory in complicated PolyMet Court Ruling
https://www.mprnews.org/story/2021/04/28/supreme-court-orders-new-hearing-in-polymet-mine-dispute

Minnesota Court Orders Fresh Review of PolyMet Mine Permits
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mining-polymet-mining/minnesota-court-orders-fresh-review-of-polymet-mine-permits-idUSKBN2CF2KK

BRAND MARKETING

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