October 2020 Vol. 3

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

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


NEWSMAKERS: * BASF * Brazil * CAML * GHD * Golder Associates * ExcelPlas * Mount Polley * Rio Tinto * SRK * Tailings * TDF * TNA * TSF  * Vale

INDUSTRY NEWS

Global Mining Industry Needs to ‘Improve the Brand,’ Analyst Says (Breaking News)
https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/news-insights/latest-news-headlines/global-mining-industry-needs-to-improve-the-brand-analyst-says-60735779

Mount Polley Tailings Spill Continues to Affect Lake (Breaking News)
https://www.unbc.ca/newsroom/unbc-stories/contaminants-mount-polley-tailings-spill-continue-affect-quesnel-lake

The Dystopian Lake Filled by the World’s Tech Lust (Breaking News)
https://getpocket.com/explore/item/the-dystopian-lake-filled-by-the-world-s-tech-lust?utm-source-twtrsynd&utm-medium-social

Operator of Mines Seeks to Reroute Road for Tailings Dam Expansion (Breaking News)
https://www.adn.com/business-economy/2020/10/15/operator-of-southeast-alaska-mine-seeks-to-reroute-road-for-tailings-expansion/

Mining Waste Challenges: Environmental Risks of Gigatons of Mud, Dust and Sediment in Megadiverse Regions in Brazil
https://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/12/20/8466/pdf

BASF Innovative Solutions for Tailings Management (Sponsored Link)
https://www.basf.com/global/documents/en/energy-resources/BR_Tailings_2019_web_270319.pdf

TNA Offering Geosynthetic Market Intelligence Reports Using Augmented Analytics (NEW)
Report rich with competitor and customer data on your specific products and/or services 💼
https://www.excelplas.com/contact-us/

NEW RESEARCH

Effects of Acidic Water on Hydro-Mechanical Properties of Asphalt Concrete Used in Tailings Dams
Asphalt concrete may be subjected to strongly acidic water when used in connection with storage of mine tailings (tailings dams)
Very little research has been done to study the durability of asphalt concrete used for tailings storage facilities.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214509520301170

Evaluation of Geochemical Behaviour of Flooded Cemented Paste Backfill of Sulphide-Rich Tailings by Dynamic-Tank Leaching Test
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17480930.2020.1829778?journalCode=nsme20

Effect of Microwave Heating on Thermo-Mechanical Behaviour of Cemented Tailings Backfill
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0950061820331846

Influences of Tailings Particle Size on Overtopping Tailings Dam Failures
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10230-020-00725-3

Mastering Dry Tailings Management in Challenging Conditions
https://www.flsmidth.com/en-gb/customer-stories/customer-stories-mining-2020/hzl-zawar-dry-tailings-management

How Free Flow of Data Can Make Tailings Storage Facilities Safer
https://www.seequent.com/how-free-flow-of-data-can-make-tailings-storage-facilities-safer/

CAPABILITY STATEMENT – TAILINGS DAMS
http://www.ozmetshub.com.au/DesktopModules/EasyDNNNews/DocumentDownload.ashx?portalid-91&moduleid-11256-articleid-7218&documentid-1265

Tailovate™ – an innovative Tailings Data Collection, Processing and Reporting System
https://www.lutails.com/copy-of-home

WEBINARS

Modelling Aspects of Tailings Disposal Facility (TSF) Design – Prediction of Storage Capacity (Nov 14, 2020)
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/modeling-aspects-of-tdf-design-prediction-of-storage-capacity-tickets-125077780007?utm-medium-discovery&utm-campaign-social&utm-content-attendeeshare&aff-escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing

JOBS

GHD Seeking Technical Director – Tailings Engineer
https://www.seek.com.au/job/50749490?type=standout

Rio Tinto Seeking Tailings Engineer for Brisbane Role
https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/2187514702

Klohn Crippen Berger Seeing Hydrogeologist for Tailings Projects
https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/2165506054

MLG Oz Seeking Tailings Dam Project Manager for Tailings Rehabilitation Projects
https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/2164692553

UPCOMING EVENTS

SRK Consulting  –  Tailings and Mine Waste 2020
Keystone, CO November 15 – 18, 2020
https://www.srk.com/en/events/tailings-and-mine-waste-2020

2021 Tailings Dam Operator Forum (12-14 May 2012)
https://us12.campaign-archive.com/?u=8e6c7f581a1a22c544246ccdc&id=774e030d5f

GET MORE Latest News on Tailings Storage Facilities (TSF) and Tailings Disposal Facilities (TDF)
https://www.tailingsnews.com.au/


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