MINING

Brazilian drilling sector prepares for tough times

Eugene Gerden investigates whether a recent change of governmental leadership in Brazil will be the change needed to bring an end to illegal drilling in the country and at the same time improve renewable energy use and the supply of clean groundwater.

 The aftermath of the tailings dam collapse at Brumadinho, Minas Gerais, Brazil

The aftermath of the tailings dam collapse at Brumadinho, Minas Gerais, Brazil

The Brazilian geodrilling sector is preparing for tough times this year due to the planned tightening of domestic legislation in the field of mining and the ever-growing pressure on businesses, caused...

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