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 The jack-up barge Wavewalker will be used when BAM Nuttall undertakes piling work on the bigger sea wall at Dawlish, Devon

Work begins on second section of new Dawlish sea wall

Working on behalf of Network Rail, BAM Nuttall is employing a jack-up barge for sea wall piling

11 November 2020

 The FPS is setting up a new Sustainability Working Group to look at how the piling sector can move towards net-zero carbon production by 2050

FPS to establish Sustainability Working Group

The FPS has a new Sustainability Working Group to look at how the sector can become carbon neutral

11 November 2020

 Blackrock Gold Corp. has reported the commencement of drilling at its Silver Cloud property, a low-sulphidation epithermal gold and silver project consisting of 572 unpatented mining claims

Blackrock commences 3,500m drill programme at Silver Cloud

Drilling starts at Blackrock Gold Corp.'s Silver Cloud project in Nevada, USA

10 November 2020

 Orica’s wireless initiating system technology, WebGen, in use at Glencore’s Ernest Henry mine

Orica and Glencore sign explosives technology and services partnership

Five-year supply agreement signed between Orica and Glencore for Australian mine sites

09 November 2020

 The first version of the precast foundation from Anker Foundations showing the individual foundation ribs where they are inserted into the foundation pit

A new foundation technology for wind turbines

Anker has developed a new type of technology for building foundations for wind turbines

09 November 2020

 The MENCK MHU hammer series is the market-leading pile driving equipment for offshore wind installation contractors across Asia

MENCK strengthens presence in Asia renewables market

First MHU3500S hydraulic hammer assembled at Singapore facility by MENCK

06 November 2020

  Peter Dougherty, a member of Socotec’s Ground Investigation team, has achieved a Level 2 Diploma in Land Drilling (Lead Driller Cable Percussion)

First member of Socotec's GI team graduates from Internal Drilling Academy

First Socotec GI team member gains Level 2 Diploma with in-house Drilling Academy

06 November 2020

 Francis Kaposa (left) trains under the guidance of Rongyun Liu at Kamoa-Kakula's state-of-the-art training centre. As part of the project's extensive training programme, apprentice miners learn to operate automated mining equipment on computerized simulators

Another monthly development record for Ivanhoe Mines

Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project in the DRC continues to set records for development for Ivanhoe Mines

05 November 2020


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