October 2021 Vol. 1

TNA- Tailings News Alerts

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


NEWSMAKERS:   * AngloGold Ashanti * Aqseptence * BHP * Diemme Filtration * ERAMET * ExcelPlas  * Fundão * Geotube™ * Germano * K2fly * mDetect™ * Newmont * OZ Minerals * Scott Olsen * Stantec * TenCate * TNA * TSF * WSP

INDUSTRY NEWS

“Change the Game”: the Diemme Filtration Streaming Event to Unveil GHT5000F, the Filter Press that Wants to Change the Mining World’s Rules
https://www.aqseptence.com/en/news/change-the-game-the-diemme-filtration-streaming-event-to-unveil-ght5000f-the-filter-press-that-wants-to-change-the-mining-worlds-rules/

BHP Eyes Nickel Tailings as a Carbon Sink
https://cloud.excelplas.com/s/rgqUxSkeYCgCkLH#pdfviewer​

BHP Explores Carbon Capture With Nickel Mine Waste
https://www.mining-technology.com/news/bhp-carbon-nickel-mine-waste/?utm_source=Army%20Technology&utm_medium=website&utm_campaign=Must%20Read&utm_content=Image

Effects of Geosynthetic Reinforcement on Tailings Accumulation Dams [PDF]
https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/13/21/2986/pdf

Iron-ore Tailings Dams’ Disasters – A Review
https://www.ausimm.com/globalassets/conferences-and-events/iron-ore/abstract-82—iron-ore-tailings-dams-disasters—a-review.pdf

Contamination Concerns Over 90km Wastewater Pipeline in Central West NSW
https://www.abc.net.au/news/rural/2021-10-16/contamination-concerns-over-90km-wastewater-pipeline/100352866

Newmont Implements Global Industry Standard for Tailings Management
https://www.e-mj.com/features/newmont-implements-global-industry-standard-for-tailings-management/

ERAMET – Responsible Management of Mine Tailings and Waste Rock
https://www.eramet.com/en/csr/environment/responsible-management-of-mine-tailings-and-waste-rock

Spotlight: Brazilian Miners’ Investments in Tailings Dam Closures
https://www.bnamericas.com/en/analysis/spotlight-brazilian-miners-investments-in-tailings-dam-closures

Landowner Worried Tailings Dam at East Boulder Mine Could Fail
https://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/landowner-worried-tailings-dam-at-east-boulder-mine-could-fail/article-4bb6f4be-af32-5dbd-9d65-91c9bccc9a68.html

How Technology Makes Tailing Dams Safer
https://industrytoday.com/how-technology-makes-tailing-dams-safer/

New Database to Help Mining Companies Predict Behaviour of Tailings Flows
https://www.mining.com/new-database-to-help-mining-companies-predict-behavior-of-tailings-flows/

Using the Best Technology Has to Offer for the Smart Monitoring of Your Mine
https://swiftgeospatial.solutions/2021/09/14/using-smart-technology-to-monitor-mines/

OZ Minerals Set to Deploy mDetect™’s ‘Space Particle’ Tailings Dam Safety Device
https://im-mining.com/2021/10/08/oz-minerals-set-to-deploy-mdetects-space-particle-tailings-dam-safety-device/

Tailings Dams Technology Receives Federal Funding
https://safetowork.com.au/tailings-dams-technology-receives-federal-funding/

The New Expertise Required for Designing Safe Tailings Storage Facilities
https://www.scielo.br/j/soiroc/a/6R6NXbMZ9LxVTbXgjX5cdHQ/?format=pdf&lang=en

Geotechnics of Tailings Dams by Prof. Scott M. Olson
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSmJ730nV4Q/watch?v=jSmJ730nV4Q

“Losses Exceeding US$100 Million and 60% Chance of Permanent Shutdown of the Mine”
https://k2fly.com/landing/reducing-dams-tailings-risk/

Geospatial Technology Helps Improve Tailings Management
https://www.esri.com/en-us/industries/blog/articles/geospatial-technology-helps-improve-tailings-management/

ORE2 Tailings Deployment Steps: Failure Definition
https://www.riskope.com/2021/09/22/ore2-tailings-deployment-steps/

NEW PUBLICATIONS

Full Cost Accounting: A Missing Consideration in Global Tailings Dam Management
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0959652621032066#

Global-Scale Impact Analysis of Mine Tailings Dam Failures: 1915–2020
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0959378021001400

Study on Discharge Impact Characteristics Induced by Piping Failure of Tailings Dam
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12517-021-08156-2

Preliminary Risk Assessment of Tailings Dam Failure at the Location of the Cukaru Peki Deposit, Bor (Serbia)
https://www.mdpi.com/2075-163X/11/10/1126/pdf

Effects of Geosynthetic Reinforcement on Tailings Accumulation Dams [PDF]
https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/13/21/2986/pdf

NEW APPOINTMENTS

AngloGold Ashanti Appoints Newmont’s Marcelo Godoy as Chief Technology Officer (Prior to Newmont he was Mining Sector Leader for Golder Associates)
https://company-announcements.afr.com/asx/agg/e57a0f3b-1ffa-11ec-b1fd-42f63d239846.pdf

Stantec Appoints Geotech Expert to Mining Tailings Team
https://www.geplus.co.uk/news/stantec-appoints-geotech-expert-to-mining-tailings-team-17-09-2021/

NEW JOBS

Newmont Seeking Senior Engineer, Tailings & Dams
https://jobs.newmont.com/job/Denver-Senior-Engineer,-Tailings-&-Dams-CO-80002/780483300/?utm-source-US-Diversity-Network

WSP Seeking Senior Tailings / Geotechnical Engineer
https://jobsoffices.com/uk/jobs/senior-tailings-geotechnical-engineer-london-bourne-end-jobs-141021-1-713/

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