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Transnet says it's ready to support local exporting industries like mining
 
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Transnet says it's ready to support local exporting industries like mining and manufacturing as they prepare to take advantage of new opportunities arising from the unfolding global economic turnarround. The parastatal is upgrading its coal and iron ore rail networks to ensure that the mining sector does not miss out again on a possible boom in the demand for minerals.
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Ampla Material Tracking and Inventory Management for Mining, Minerals and Metal Industries
 
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Reduce material losses; improve materials management and recoveries with real-time visibility of inventory across your entire value chain. Track and manage inventory quantities and quality, and material movements with the help of Ampla™ operations management software.
19 Industries The Blockchain Will Disrupt
 
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The blockchain is a distributed ledger technology that underlies cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and platforms like Ethereum. It provides a way to record and transfer data that is transparent, safe, auditable, and resistant to outages. The blockchain has the ability to make the organizations that use it transparent, democratic, decentralized, efficient, and secure. It's a technology that holds a lot of promise for the future, and it is already disrupting many industries. Original post: http://futurethinkers.org/industries-blockchain-disrupt More podcasts & videos about the blockchain: http://futurethinkers.org/blockchain Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/futurethinkers Check out our merch store: https://www.redbubble.com/people/futurethinkers Blockchain startups and projects featured in this video: Bitcoin - https://bitcoin.org/ Abra - https://www.goabra.com/ Provenance - https://www.provenance.org/ Fluent (Rebranded to Hijro) - https://hijro.com/ SKUChain - https://skuchain.com/ Blockverify - http://www.blockverify.io/ Augur - https://augur.net/ Networking and IoT Adept - http://www.coindesk.com/ibm-reveals-proof-concept-blockchain-powered-internet-things/ Aeternity - https://www.aeternity.com/ Arcade City - https://arcade.city/ La'Zooz - http://www.shareable.net/blog/lazooz-the-decentralized-crypto-alternative-to-uber Innogy - https://bitcoinmagazine.com/articles/innogy-charges-new-electric-car-fleet-using-ethereum-blockchain/ UBS - https://www.ubs.com/microsites/blockchain-report/en/home.html ZF - http://www.econotimes.com/UBS-bank-innogy-and-ZF-partner-to-provide-blockchain-backed-wallets-for-cars-471860 Online Data Storage Storj - https://storj.io/ IPFS - https://ipfs.io/ BitGive Foundation - https://bitgivefoundation.org/ Democracy Earth - http://democracy.earth/ Follow My Vote - https://followmyvote.com/ GovCoin - http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20160707005803/en/GovCoin-Systems-Implements-Social-Welfare-Payments-Distribution Dubai Blockchain Strategy - http://www.smartdubai.ae/dubai_blockchain.php Circles - aboutcircles.com Gem - https://gem.co/ Tierion - https://tierion.com/ TransactiveGrid - http://transactivegrid.net/ Mycelia - http://myceliaformusic.org/ Ujo Music - https://ujomusic.com/ OpenBazaar - https://www.openbazaar.org/ OB1 - https://ob1.io/ Ubitquity - https://www.ubitquity.io/ Consensys - https://consensys.net/about/ Ethereum - https://www.ethereum.org/ Future Thinkers is a podcast about evolving technology, society and consiousness. If you want to learn more about the blockchain technology, you can listen to some of our episodes going in depth. http://futurethinkers.org/blockchain/ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/futurethinkers Donate through Paypal or cryptocurrency: http://futurethinkers.org/support Check out our merch store: https://www.redbubble.com/people/futurethinkers
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Sealing Solutions for Mining
 
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Seals for the mining industry from Trelleborg Sealing Solutions are featured in this video. Learn more:https://www.tss.trelleborg.com/global/en/news_1/filmsandanimations/detailpages/sealing-solutions-for-mining.html?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=2017-sealing-solutions-for-mining Download Our Brochures: http://www.tss.trelleborg.com/global/en/news_1/literature/catalogsbrochures_1/english_1/english.html?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=2017-sealing-solutions-for-mining Contact us: http://www.tss.trelleborg.com/global/en/contact_1/contactform/contact-form.html?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=2017-sealing-solutions-for-mining Trelleborg Sealing Solutions provides superior sealing solutions throughout the mining process, right from extraction to delivery. Decades of experience working with leading suppliers of mining components lead to seals that ensure efficient long term operation in equipment for harsh mining environments. Join us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/TrelleborgSealingSolutions Join us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/TrelleborgSeals Join us on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/Trelleborg-Sealing-Solutions
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How Manufacturers Feel About Mining
 
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We spoke with several AIB partners (video card makers) and PSU manufacturers about how mining affects them. Ad: Thermaltake Core G21 case (https://goo.gl/XuuYkV) We have a new GN store: https://store.gamersnexus.net/ Like our content? Please consider becoming our Patron to support us: http://www.patreon.com/gamersnexus ** Please like, comment, and subscribe for more! ** Follow us in these locations for more gaming and hardware updates: t: http://www.twitter.com/gamersnexus f: http://www.facebook.com/gamersnexus w: http://www.gamersnexus.net/ Host: Steve Burke Video: Andrew Coleman
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Luxembourg to support space mining
 
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The Luxembourg government has signalled its intention to get behind the mining of asteroids in space. It is going to support R&D in technologies that would make it possible and may even invest directly in some companies. The Grand Duchy will also put in place a legal framework to give operators who are based in the country the confidence to go about their business. Former European Space Agency boss Jean-Jacques Dordain is to be an adviser. He told a reporters on Wednesday that space mining was no longer science fiction in the pages of a Jules Verne novel; that the basic technologies - of landing and returning materials from asteroids - had essentially been proven. And he urged European entrepreneurs to follow the example of start-up American companies that had already begun to consider how they could exploit the rare elements and other valuable resources in space bodies. "Things are moving in the United States and it was high time there was an initiative in Europe, and I am glad the first initiative is coming from Luxembourg," he said. "It will give no excuse for European investors to go to California." Two notable American companies, Deep Space Industries and Planetary Resources, have begun assembling teams to design spacecraft systems that can survey potential targets and eventually grab ores at, or just below, their surface. Last year, their activities were bolstered by US legislation that sought to cement the rights of any American operations that started to exploit asteroids. Some commentators at the time suggested this legislation might be in contravention with the UN's Outer Space Treaty, signed in 1967. But Luxembourg's economic minister Etienne Schneider is relaxed about the move. "These rules prohibit the appropriation of space and celestial bodies but they do not exclude the appropriation of materials which can be found there," he said. "Roughly, the situation is equivalent to the rights of a trawler in international waters. Fishermen own the fish they catch but they do not own the ocean." Although a small nation, Luxembourg has a prominent position is space activity. It is the headquarters of SES, the world's largest commercial telecommunications company, which relays thousands of TV stations around the world. Intelsat, the second biggest company by revenue, also has offices in the country.
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Space: The Next Trillion Dollar Industry
 
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Impacts of Mining
 
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beneath the surface COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS FOR THE GLOBAL MINING THREAT Project Vision: Preventing Human Rights Abuses Related to Mining The objective of this multi-­‐year project is to build a multimedia toolkit that educates, empowers, and connects communities impacted by extractive industries. The toolkit aims to stop human rights abuses before they occur and to put communities in a strong position to protect their rights and fight for justice. The project uses videos to share stories and practical advice from communities already impacted by mining with communities where mining will soon occur. These stories will form the foundation of a video toolkit that provides communities with strategies and techniques for protecting their rights, and inspires them to action. Cutting Edge Tools for Community Organizations All videos will be published with a facilitator’s guide to help maximize the impact of video screenings and support communities in taking meaningful action. Videos will be distributed on DVDs, USBs, and online, along with links to relevant guides and further information on key topics and strategies covered in the videos. Key partners will also be provided with projection equipment and hands-­‐on training to launch their grassroots distribution program. Video Collection: Year 1 ● The Impacts of Mining (Peru, Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe) ● Baseline Data and Environmental Monitoring (Nigeria) ● Community Mapping and Resistance to Mining (Ghana) ● Building a Resistance Movement (Peru, forthcoming) ● Negotiating for Environmental Protections (Bolivia, forthcoming) ● Resettlement and Relocation (Zimbabwe, forthcoming) Iteration & Year 2 The second phase of our project emphasizes distribution, feedback, and iteration. We will hold special screenings with target audiences in Haiti, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and other countries where mining poses an imminent threat. We are also seeking feedback from experts and practitioners on how to improve the content, and our distribution and implementation strategy. Get Involved! If you’re interested in collaborating on the project, hosting a screening, or providing advice or feedback, please contact Jessie Landerman at [email protected]
Mining Company of the Future
 
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How do you create change at the industry level? How do you evolve one of the world's biggest industries? Working with the Kellogg Innovation Network over the past 3 years, Clareo collaborated to create a framework for innovation and improved sustainability in the mining sector.
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2016, Industry Partnership, WestLand Resources, Inc., Amer. Mining Hall of Fame
 
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The Mining Foundation of the Southwest was pleased to recognize WestLand Resources, Inc. with the 2016 Industry Partnership Award during the 34th annual American Mining Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony in Tucson on 3 December 2016. WestLand Resources, Inc. (WestLand) was started in February 1997 with a small office space in Tucson, Arizona, and three young professionals who aspired to provide superior environmental and engineering consulting services. From the start, the company culture was one of scientific integrity, technical excellence, and passion for the work. By the end of 1997, the company had added nine additional employees, and counted several major Arizona mining entities among their earliest clients. In 2001, WestLand merged with Whitman & Company, another local firm specializing in environmental permitting and compliance for the mining industry. Mining has been an integral component of WestLand from the earliest days of the business, and remains so today. Today, WestLand consists of over 120 employees and serves clients from offices in Tucson, Phoenix, and Flagstaff, and project offices in Globe and Ft. Defiance. Several of WestLand’s Principals had longstanding experience in mining fields even prior to the existence of WestLand. President and CEO, Jim Tress received his first assignment for Phelps Dodge in 1986, and he obtained his first Clean Water Act Section 404 permit for the ASARCO Ray Mine in 1991. Jim’s career has spanned several decades and allowed him to spearhead the environmental permitting for numerous major expansion efforts at mining entities throughout the southwest. WestLand’s beloved Kathy Whitman (August 24, 1959 – November 26, 2012), founder of Whitman & Company, began her career in the mining and environmental industry at Bridger Coal Company in Rock Springs, Wyoming in the 1980’s, before moving to Globe, AZ, to work for Magma Copper Company doing environment compliance and permitting - a field in which she became acknowledged for her expertise and understanding of government permitting processes. Kathy later worked for Carlota Copper Company on her first greenfields project, before eventually starting Whitman & Company in 1997. Kathy Whitman and several employees joined WestLand in 2001, including Brian Lindenlaub, who later became a WestLand Principal and Environmental Sector Vice President. Kathy was an important part of the senior leadership team at WestLand, and a well-respected environmental professional in the mining industry, until her passing in 2012. WestLand has been responding to the engineering, environmental, and regulatory challenges facing mining entities and numerous other industries, including transportation, power, development and utilities, for nearly 20 years. The company has worked with the majority of the major hard rock mining entities in Arizona and New Mexico, as well as sites in Utah, California, Colorado, Nevada and Ohio. The company’s design, engineering, and regulatory permitting professionals have a long history of providing support and solutions for the complex environmental and engineering challenges associated with mining projects. WestLand brings technical expertise and value engineering principles to every project. Just as WestLand has played an important role in assisting mining companies with environmental compliance and engineering challenges, the mining industry has played a vital role in WestLand’s growth and evolution. The owners and staff of WestLand are proud of their history working with mining operations in the Southwest and look forward to a long and beneficial continuing partnership.
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2014 Empire Southwest, Industry Partnership, Amer. Mining Hall of Fame
 
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The Mining Foundation of the Southwest was pleased to recognize Empire Southwest with the 2014 Industry Partnership Award during the 32nd annual American Mining Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony. Empire Southwest is a family owned company founded in 1950 as Empire Machinery, an Eastern Oregon Caterpillar and John Deere dealership by Jack Whiteman. The name Empire originated from an area of the Pacific Northwest called the Inland Empire. However, when Jack was awarded Caterpillar’s Arizona territory in 1959, he moved the company to Phoenix and began building partnerships with Arizona’s mining and construction industries. John O. Whiteman succeeded his father as CEO in the mid-1990s. Under John’s leadership, Empire focused on customer service, encouraged community involvement among its employees, established the official Corporate Values and celebrated its 50th anniversary. Third-generation President and CEO Jeff Whiteman took the company reins in early 2002. He has led the company through the economic uncertainties following 9/11 and in 2008-2010 and through times of tremendous opportunity and growth. In addition to being a strong advocate for Empire’s Values, Jeff has also instituted the 6 Sigma process improvement model and renewed Empire’s commitment to supporting its clients, communities and employees. Under Jeff’s direction, Empire continually ranks among the top Caterpillar dealers in the world. The company has more than 1,600 employees in a territory that includes the state of Arizona, southeastern California and portions of northern Mexico. Mining makes up 40% of Empire's total market percentage and includes dedicated support for over 15 mine sites throughout Arizona, California, and Mexico. Several of these sites are consistently awarded zero injury safety achievements and high client loyalty rankings in Caterpillar's Dealer Excellence program. Empire’s experienced mining support team is responsible for the sales and support of CAT and other allied products used in coal and metals mining applications. With the recent acquisition of Bucyrus by Caterpillar, the product line has been greatly expanded and includes everything from draglines and rope shovels, to skid steer loaders and small utility dozers. Empire’s goal is to provide mine-specific product and service solutions that help clients improve productivity, enhance safety, increase efficiency and lower cost per ton. Empire is proud to serve as an active partner in the mining industry and to support the efforts of their mining clients and the communities they serve.
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Gold & Silver Manipulation - A Plan to Collapse the Mining Industry?
 
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Apologies....YouTube is messing with my uploads by cutting them short and I've had to delete and re upload them : x What if the manipulation of gold and silver is an intentional scheme to bankrupt these mining industries? Are the PTB's methodically plotting to take complete global control of all precious metals? The central banks and corrupt governments continue to come up with schemes undreamed of. Links: Yahoo finance: http://finance.yahoo.com/echarts?s=SLV+Interactive#symbol=slv;range=1y;compare=^dji;indicator=volume;charttype=area;crosshair=on;ohlcvalues=0;logscale=off;source=undefined; Northwest Territorial Mint: http://bullion.nwtmint.com/spot-price-charts.php Munkee dot com: http://www.munknee.com/2011/07/sprott-shocking-shenanigans-in-paper-vs-physical-silver-market/ Implode Meter Blog: http://blog.ml-implode.com/2012/05/the-big-lies-regarding-precious-metals-miners/ Gold/Silver Price Ratio Getting Silly Again: http://www.bullionbullscanada.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=23712:goldsilver-price-ratio-getting-silly-again&catid=42:rokstories Paper To Physical Silver Manipulation: http://www.roadtoroota.com/public/633.cfm Gregory Mannarino: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=laI2aSzew5Q
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Elphinstone Anything Is Possible
 
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Based in Tasmania, Australia, Elphinstone Pty Ltd is an established Caterpillar Original Equipment Manufacturer with over 40 years’ experience in the mining industry. Elphinstone specialises in the design, manufacture and support of quality equipment for the global underground, surface mining and rail maintenance industries. Our current products include the Haulmax extended distance, off-highway haul truck; the technologically advanced Railmax road-rail excavator and our Elphinstone underground mining support vehicles. As an authorised Caterpillar Original Equipment Manufacturer, all Elphinstone products are sold and supported via the global Cat dealer network.
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EQUIPMENT FOR MINING INDUSTRIES JSC EZTM
 
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Cement industry equipment EZTM JSC manufactures: rotary cement kilns grate coolers and spare parts rotary cement kilns spare parts: - shells ¢ 3,6 m; ¢ 4 m; ¢ 4,5 m; ¢ 5 m; ¢ 5,6 m; ¢ 6,4 m - rolling bearings, blocks, support rollers with load capacity of 300 t; 400t; 660 t; 1000 t - floating and welded kiln tyres ¢ 3,6 m; ¢ 4 m ; ¢ 4,5 m; ¢ 5 m; ¢ 5,6 m; ¢ 6,4 m - ring gears and pinion gears - hydraulic thrust devices rotary cement kilns main drive gear units mill drive gear units gear unit spare parts mill housings, covers and other units loam mills crushing and grinding equipment and spare parts The main task for the "Electrostal Heavy Engineering Works" JSC is to maintain the high equipment production growth rate and to expand the range of cement equipment and spare parts.
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Rockhampton Service Centre: unveiling Australia’s largest test rig
 
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Siemens Australia has invested $5 million into the Rockhampton Service Centre in Queensland's mining community. This investment means that the facility now has Australia's largest and most advanced test rig for mining, wind power and other industries to help support customers and the future growth of these industries. https://www.corporate.siemens.com.au/en/home/about-siemens/industry-services.html
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How Asteroid Mining Will Save Earth | Space Time
 
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Thanks to Audible for supporting PBSDS. To start your free 30 day trial and receive a free audiobook visit https://www.audible.com/spacetime or text spacetime to 500 500! The days of oil may be numbered, but there’s another natural resource that’s never been touched, Asteroids. You can further support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/pbsspacetime Get your own Space Time t­-shirt at http://bit.ly/1QlzoBi Tweet at us! @pbsspacetime Facebook: facebook.com/pbsspacetime Email us! pbsspacetime [at] gmail [dot] com Comment on Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/pbsspacetime Help translate our videos! https://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?tab=2&c=UC7_gcs09iThXybpVgjHZ_7g Previous Episode: The Black Hole Information Paradox https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9XkHBmE-N34 The richest person in modern history, was John Davison Rockefeller, His net worth was three times greater than that of our richest tech billionaires, inflation adjusted. And the source of that fortune? Timely exploitation of a vast, then-untapped natural resource: oil. Well, the days of oil may be numbered, but there’s another natural resource that’s never been touched, is effectively inexhaustible, and has a dollar value large enough to disrupt entire economies. That resource? Asteroids, and the precious materials they contain. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson predicts that the world’s first trillionaire will be an asteroid miner. The Rockefellers of the 21st century may be less like the internet and tech moguls of the 20th century and more like the old-school oil barons of the 19th century. Hosted by Matt O'Dowd Written by Drew Rosen and Matt O'Dowd Graphics by Grayson Blackmon Assistant Editing and Sound Design by Mike Petrow and Linda Huang Made by Kornhaber Brown (www.kornhaberbrown.com) Special thanks to our Patreon Big Bang, Quasar and Hypernova Supporters: Big Bang CoolAsCats David Nicklas Anton Lifshits Joey Redner Fabrice Eap Quasar Tambe Barsbay Mayank M. Mehrota Mars Yentur Mark Rosenthal Dean Fuqua Roman Pinchuk ColeslawPurdie Vinnie Falco Hypernova Donal Botkin Edmund Fokschaner Matthew O’Connor Eugene Lawson Barry Hatfield Martha Hunt Joseph Salomone Chuck Zegar Craig Peterson Jordan Young Ratfeast John Hofmann Thanks to our Patreon Gamma Ray Burst Supporters: James Hughes Fabian Olesen Kris Fernet Jane Meyers James Flowers Greg Allen Denys Ivanov Nick Virtue Alexey Eromenko Nicholas Rose Scott Gossett Mark Vasile Patrick Murray Sultan Alkhulaifi Alex Seto Michal-Peanut Karmi Erik Stein Kevin Warne JJ Bagnell Avi Goldfinger John Pettit Florian Stinglmayr Benoit Pagé-Guitard Nathan Leniz Brandon Labonte David Crane Greg Weiss Shannan Catalano Brandon Cook Malte Ubl
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Plantman Equipment Corporate Video
 
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www.plantman.com.au Plantman Equipment is a privately owned and operated company, providing a broad fleet of quality heavy mobile plant and custom support equipment for sale or rental to the mining, civil and construction industries. Commencing operation in 1992, Plantman Equipment has been a pioneering developer of mining service vehicles, and has since grown its custom service fleet, now designing and manufacturing a range of over 25 different vehicle modules from its main production facility in Perth, Western Australia. Today Plantman Equipment is known across the earthmoving industry for consistently delivering mine specification equipment, backed by comprehensive service and support programs. With clients in 12 countries around the world Plantman Equipment has the proven experience and industry knowledge to handle the largest earthmoving projects. www.plantman.com.au
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Astec Mining
 
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Astec Mining has developed extensive support capabilities and unique product offerings specifically designed to serve the precious metal, mineral and coal mining industries. Astec Mining offers products for virtually every process within a mining operation. From mobile mining vehicles, breaker systems, feeders, crushers, screens, and mills, to material handling systems, we are the one source you need to optimize your mine site.
Views: 450 TelsmithInc
Cities: Skylines - Specialized Industry - Farming/Forestry - EP 7
 
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Cities: Skylines - How to Start Your City Support the Channel on Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/ImperialJedi?ty=h Make sure to subscribe for more content! Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/imperialjedi Twitter - https://twitter.com/imperialjedi Playlist Link: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLB2MlqwGG_Fmy_yjaA6ErgNH1Dzq-mr_Q City Download Link: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=1123243847 Welcome back guys! Time for the next episode! Today we are working on the first of many specialized industrial zones throughout the city. To get us kicked off we start with forestry and farming. I'm a huge fan using both of those because they're renewable and don't really pollute all that much :) Let me know what you think of how the new area turned out! Hope your own cities are doing well! Enjoy,
Views: 82852 ImperialJedi
Secretary Clinton speaking in support of transparency in the oil, gas and mining industries
 
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Secretary Clinton speaking at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the Cardin - Lugar Amendment. February, 2012.
Views: 331 Oxfam America
Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Oman: Mining opportunities in Oman
 
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Covering: - Understanding Oman's mining regulations and opportunities - The mineral wealth available in Oman - Oman's mining sector development and available governmental support Presented by: Hussain Alzubaidi, Head of Minerals Exploration Department, Directorate General of Minerals -- Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Oman Mohammed Al Shukaili, Geologist, Directorate General of Minerals -- Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Oman To find out more, visit www.terrapinn.com/miningme
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Gems of the Living World:  A Journey to Niassa
 
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Here is a new video about the Niassa and its "Niassa Lion Project" that was done during the expedition I had there with Rosey Perkins. On this video I explain how I came to get in contact with Niassa and support the Niassa Lion Project when some ruby discoveries happened in Niassa in 2009. Now if illegal ruby mining was a concern in 2009, nowadays Niassa is even more threatened by illegal gold mining as, unlike ruby miners, gold miners in Niassa commonly use mercury to extract gold from Niassa rivers. This is extremely sad as it is damaging the whole ecosystem in Niassa. Dr Colleen Begg will explain her views on the issue and present the eco-tourism project that she is working on to be able to welcome people supporting the Niassa Lion project who would like to see with their own eyes how their support is making a difference. As a person interested both in gems, people and nature I think that there are great opportunities for the gem industry to support good projects in Africa, project either about conservation like the "Niassa Lion Project" but also why not about education or health. As I tell often to members of the Gem Industry, the important is to associate our industry and our product to the good guys, as these good guys could become useful allies when bad guys will try to target us. Associating gems and conservation could enable great win/win opportunities for both industries. Here is the link to the page you can use to support the “Niassa Lion Project”: https://wildnet.org/wildlife-programs/lion-niassa-0 Now if you have liked this video, I want to invite you also to see the following ones: "Lion's Heart" from the expedition I had to Niassa in 2017: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-AEz5F5KkIk "Conservation, Rubies and Gold mining in Mozambique" from the expedition we had in 2015: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GrG0FQYqOfU and "Spirit Creatures" a great documentary about Niassa that I supported in 2014: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-ANYbRJZBg Enjoy! and dont hesitate to SHARE and SUPPORT!
S and L Industries - Kentucky Underground Mining Contractor
 
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S and L Industries - Kentucky Underground Mining Contractor Our Client - S and L Industries Film Production - SociallyPresent.com S and L specializes in all aspects of mining, production, production support, belt installation, belt drive installation, concrete, seals, and overcasts. We had a blast filming in a coal mine, 1000 feet underground, for this project with our friends at S and L. A Kentucky Film Production Company KY Industrial Video Production
Views: 1766 Socially Present
Genesis Mining Now Supports Bitcoin Cash Output
 
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Views: 697 Ronnie Sen
How is coal mined? - What is Surface Mining and Underground Mining - Video
 
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How is coal mined? Read Full Story: http://www.spoonfeeding.in/2013/02/how-is-coal-mined-what-is-surface.html Mining is the process of removing coal from the ground. There are two types of mining: underground mining and surface mining. When the coal seam is fewer than 125 feet under the surface, it is mined by surface mining. Coal that is deeper than 125 feet is removed from the ground by underground mining. Underground mining is used when the coal seam lies deep in the earth. In an underground mine only some of the coal is removed. The coal that remains helps support the mine roof. Underground mines look like a system of tunnels. The tunnels are used for traveling throughout the mine, moving coal from place to place and allowing air to circulate in the mine. The coal that is mined is put on conveyor belts. The conveyor belts take the coal to the surface. There are three types of underground mines: slope, drift, and shaft. When the coal seam is close to the surface but too deep to use surface mining, a slope mine can be built. In a slope mine a tunnel slants down from the surface to the coal seam. A drift mine is built when the coal seam lies in the side of a hill or mountain. Drift mines may also be built in a surface mine that has become too deep. There are many drift mines in the eastern United States. The most common type of mine in Illinois is the shaft mine. These mines may be 125 to 1,000 feet deep. A large hole, or shaft, is drilled down into the ground until it reaches the coal seam.
Views: 109043 Spoon Feeding
FPGA Mining Is Back! Crushes GPU Mining with $20-57 a Day per Card
 
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I want to give a shoutout to NotSoFast for tweeting about the FPGA's and also want to mention that my preorder is not like the preorder days of 2014 (i.e. Titans, ButterflyLabs, etc.). These FPGA cards are used in serious industries (big data, machine learning, AI, analytics, etc.) and these resellers are running global businesses providing cards like these to all sorts of companies and developers so don't be scared off by the lead time. The biggest risk here is if we can't get the bitstreams to mine in which case I'm already starting to research this area because it interests me so who knows I might have to round up some folks to help me develop our own bitstreams. I'll make future updates on how the FPGA progresses. Here's a link to the bitcointalk thread - very interesting read! https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=3459858.0 Subscribe for more great crypto mining content! Thanks, Techman34 Support my channel by picking up some gear for your favorite crypto at https://cryptocurrencygear.com Donations are also very welcomed and appreciated: ETH - 0x3cE75Eca5Ffa84748B43C999D3375CF2c2561550 BTC - 15JeyWEoxN26J2arKbaz8Jp1Q3r3jELwve LTC - LVEb8m4TMcagcJ3VX6xkFWnk6JFJ5YySEf
Views: 78900 Crypto Currency
2012, Industry Partnership - Komatsu America Corp, Amer. Mining Hall of Fame
 
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Komatsu America Corp., a U.S. subsidiary of Komatsu Ltd., was honored by Mining Foundation of the Southwest in December 2012 with an Industry Partnership Award in recognition of Komatsu's role as one of the world's leading manufacturers and suppliers of construction, mining and compact construction equipment. Komatsu America Corp. also serves the forklift and forestry markets. Through its distributor network, Komatsu offers a state-of-the-art parts and service program to support the equipment. Komatsu has been providing high-quality reliable products for nearly a century. Known globally for its first-class mining tools, Komatsu America Corp. designs, manufactures and supports the super-large off-highway mining trucks from its Peoria, Illinois facility. The Komatsu trucks use up to 3,500 horsepower diesel engines to generate power for rear-mounted electric motors, capable of driving the vehicles up to 40 mph. With a payload of up to 360 short tons, these trucks are designed to operate 24/7/365 for ten years. Shipped around the world, the trucks compliment the Komatsu hydraulic shovels, wheel loaders, and tracked dozers that are built and supported by a global network of manufacturing and distribution facilities. Not satisfied with simply providing world-class equipment, Komatsu America Corp. includes Modular Mining Systems as the capstone to its mining tool portfolio. Modular is the premier supplier of data-driven mine management solutions with a vision to revolutionize the way the mining industry operates in real-time. Combined with the mining trucks from Peoria, control systems and product leadership from Japan, Modular supplies the site-supervisory system for Komatsu's Autonomous Haulage System (AHS). Operating a production fleet of driverless mining trucks Komatsu's Frontrunner® system is reshaping the mining industry. The success of Komatsu's mining customers stands as proof of the commitment to high quality tools and support that exceed expectations. ~~~~~~~~~~~ The purpose of the non-profit 501c(3) organization Mining Foundation of the Southwest based in Tucson, Arizona is to promote public understanding and education related to mineral resources and the mining industry, both in the U.S and abroad. More information is available at www.miningfoundationsw.org.
Views: 1409 MiningFoundationSW
NWCC School of Exploration & Mining Field Assistant Training
 
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NWCC's Mining Exploration & Field Assistant Program is a 120 hour program composed of two modules: 1. Natural Resources Field Skills 2. Mineral Exploration Field Skills Along with industry required safety certificates imbedded in each module, this program prepares students for entry-level fieldwork in a variety of natural resource industries with a focus on activities in mining, exploration, natural resources, and environmental monitoring. Students will learn essential field skills for working as a field assistant with hands on applied examples to develop skills to be safe and versatile field assistants. Potential industries for employment include construction, exploration and mining, oil and gas, pipeline development, forestry, agriculture, government agencies, and environmental monitoring. NWCC's Mining Exploration & Field Assistant Program is offered with the support of TransCanada. Visit the NWCC School of Exploration & Mining for more info.: http://www.nwcc.bc.ca/programs-courses/nwcc-schools/school-exploration-mining/school-exploration-mining-courses-programs
Views: 1077 NWCCBC
Anti-mining groups show support to DENR Sec. Gina Lopez
 
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Supporters of environment secretary Gina Lopez composed of anti-mining groups marched to the Senate. Joyce Balancio will tell us why. For more videos: http://www.untvweb.com/video/ For News Update, visit: http://www.untvweb.com/news/ Check out our official social media accounts: http://www.facebook.com/UNTVNewsRescue http://www.twitter.com/untvnewsrescue https://www.youtube.com/UNTVNewsandRescue Instagram account - @UNTVLife Feel free to share but do not re-upload.
‘Gold Rush’ star on the mining industry, why he supports Trump
 
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‘Gold Rush’ star Todd Hoffman on the TV show, Donald Trump and the gold mining industry.
Views: 2836 Fox Business
Asteroid Mining
 
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This video continues our look at Colonizing Space by examining the idea of Asteroid Mining and setting up colonies on Asteroids. We explore the science as well as practical issues of engineering, economics, legality, and psychology of such distant outposts. Visit our Website: www.IsaacArthur.net Support the Channel on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/IsaacArthur Listen or Download the audio of this episode from Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/isaac-arthur-148927746/cs04b-asteroid-mining Spark Vizla Podcast Channle at Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/sparkvizla Cover Art by Jakub Grygier: https://www.artstation.com/artist/jakub_grygier
Views: 204835 Isaac Arthur
"Little Drone" | Airware Solution for Mining & Quarrying
 
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Aerial data plays an important part in any digitization strategy in the mining & quarrying industries. While capturing data is easier than ever, the real challenge enterprises face is harnessing all of this data so that it is consumable, shareable, and actionable. Airware provides commercial drone solutions for mines & quarries to rapidly and repeatedly collect and analyze comprehensive imagery of all of their sites. Our customers get the combined power of an enterprise-focused workflow and powerful industry-specific analytics, to help turn aerial data into actionable business insight. Airware offers one of the most advanced volumetrics toolsets on the market for measuring quantities and stockpiles even in complex conditions. Mining & quarrying companies around the world are using Airware to: - Control and Report on Inventory - Support Safety Roadmap = Optimize and Maintain Haul Roads Learn more at https://www.airware.com/en/industries/mining-quarrying/
Views: 3515 Airware
Deep Space Mining - BTF
 
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Behold The Future...Deep Space Industries is an Asteroid Mining company, developing the technologies to find, harvest, and supply the asteroid resources that will transform the space economy. DSI also delivers robust technology products for the most demanding space applications. High-performance spacecraft components, developed in support of asteroid mining, enhance and enable innovative satellite missions in Earth orbit. Do you want to see what the future holds? Click below to watch the Deep Space Industries introductory video and experience our vision for an unlimited future. The human race is ready to begin harvesting the resources of space both for their use in space and to increase the wealth and prosperity of the entire world. Our Vision: Deep Space Industries believes the human race is ready to begin harvesting the resources of space both for their use in space and to increase the wealth and prosperity of the people of planet Earth. Our Philosophy: Our philosophy is to drive towards the achievement of this guiding Vision while securing a strong reputation as a credible, nimble and profitable commercial space operations, mining and manufacturing firm, with a no-nonsense, high integrity can do attitude. Our Mission: Our Mission is clear: DSI will build on the incredible heritage of the first age of space exploration and harness the power of a new age of information to locate, explore, harvest and utilize the vast numbers of asteroids in Earth's community. We will do so by being creative and practical -- taking small steps to begin with, and giant leaps when we can -- to supply our customers and provide a new and hopeful future for humanity. https://deepspaceindustries.com/ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Deep Space Industries - Mining The Universe For The Future (Promotional Video) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIY_fmvFDhM
Views: 471 UPHIGH Productions
Brazilian mining industry in Africa
 
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Brazilian mining industry combines economic and social development in Africa
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AMR Exhibits at Coal Prep Show
 
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In 1975, Robert G. Graf founded American Mine Research, Inc. to support the mining industry's need for enhanced safety through the use of ground continuity monitors. Presently, American Mine Research has 30,000+ circuits of the pilotless monitor in operation throughout the world. In addition to the ground monitor, American Mine Research offers the total mining industry a variety of products ranging from environmental monitors and data acquisition systems to vacuum operated circuit breakers. Over the past 25 years the AMR products and service offerings have expanded to satisfy the needs of surface mining, underground mining, and the aggregates industry. Continuous improvements in feature content and product designs have broadened the scope of our products and their applications. Where applicable, many of these products are MSHA-approved. AMR is proud to offer the attractive combination of safety and productivity in our total product line. Recently, AMR furthur diversified its offerings to include monitoring, control and automation services to the water and wastewater industries. Located in Rocky Gap, Virginia, just off I-77, AMR shares a 25,000 sq. ft. modern facility with East River Metals, Inc. AMR also has an established distribution network throughout the United States to serve both the metal and non-metal segments of the mining industry. Internationally, the value of AMR products is recognized in the mining activities of Australia, Canada, and South America. Founded in 1979, East River Metals, Inc. provided high quality metal products to American Mine Research at a time when quick turnarounds were needed during product development. Using computer-controlled machinery with state-of-the-art processing and quality control, ERM continues to specialize in the design, fabrication, and assembly of sheet metal products yielding close tolerances and high cosmetic quality finishes. Our two companies offered 40 years of system level integration experience when founding Custom Manufacturing Services, Inc. in 1995. Utilizing 100,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space in Princeton, West Virginia, CMS has the capability of turn-key manufacturing surface mount and through-hole assembly of circuit boards, cable and harness assembly, electro-mechanical assembly, sheet metal fabrication, finishing and silk-screening. CMS is situated on 18+ acres and provides safe, ergonomic and environmentally-conscious work centers. www.AmericanMineResearch.com
Views: 343 miningconnection
Who is Nexus Global?
 
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Nexus Global Business Solutions, Inc (Nexus Global), has office locations worldwide. Our diversified subject matter expertise enables us to support various industries including: oil & gas, petrochemical, utilities, mining, manufacturing, food & beverage, pulp & paper, pharmaceutical, and education.
Views: 442 Nexus Global
MONG SON Jsc., - mining, mfg Calcium carbonate powder in Vietnam
 
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Mong Son Jsc., is the premier company in mining - manufacture - export calcium carbonate/ calcite powder based in Vietnam. Mong Son Jsc., manage and exploit limestone raw material from Mong Son mine under mining license no. 2010/GP-BTNMT by Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Vietnam Mong Son Limestone Mine is rated the best quality and has the largest reserves in Vietnam as well as South East Asia. The mine covers an area of 20 hectares and has reserves of around 10 million tons. Mong Son’s calcium carbonate powder has the best quality with CaCO3 content over 98%, purest, whitest, less abrasive limestone limestone available globally. The chemical composition and physical properties of Mong Son GCC powder in accordance with the requirements of various industries such as Paints, Plastics, Paper Color/Black Master batches, Adhesives, Rubber, PVC Cables, PP compounds, PVS/Plastics and so on. Mong Son’s manufacturing facilities (2 plants) located in Southern Industrial zone, Yen Bai province (GCC powder) and Thuy Van industrial zone, Phu Tho province (WGCC), install production capacity of 150,000 Mt/ annum. We have received International Standard Organization (ISO) 9001:2008 accreditation for all of our manufacturing facilities. MONG SON’S CACO3 GRINDING PLANT: located in Southern Industrial Zone, Yen Bai province. The plant has been equipped modern machinery. Our ultra-fine grinding ball mill systems and coated system with closed cycle and optimal separation device of particles can make different particle sizes as requires of customers. Raw materials are selected by hand and fully washed before processing. Our Knowledge-Centered Support frequently check powder during processing every 2 hours using modern equipment consisting of particle laser diffraction MALVERN – UK and whiteness analyzer COLORFLEX-US. We adhere to very strict quality management and this underpins the reputation of Mong Son Jsc., in the market. Mong Son Jsc., committed to ensuring only the purest raw materials are utilized, the most modern, environmentally friendly and efficient technologies are used in the production and processing of our products./.
Views: 2065 Quy Hoang
Codelco - Revolutionizing Mining through Digital Transformation
 
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With its integrated enterprise, Codelco is forging the future of mining. Its integrated and collaborative operational model has achieved unprecedented continuity of operation. Codelco has fine-tuned production, improved the use and availability of equipment and systems, lowered costs, and significantly improved the productivity of their teams. Now that’s the Power of Honeywell #ConnectedPlant. Learn more: https://www.honeywellprocess.com/en-US/online_campaigns/IIOT/Pages/Index.html Learn more about Honeywell Process Solutions: http://www.honeywellprocess.com Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeqTN5THQ-08qcPlIBXQdJg?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/hwusers Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/showcase/honeywell-process-solutions Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/HoneywellProcessSolutions Honeywell helps industrial customers around the world operate safe, reliable, efficient, sustainable and more profitable facilities. We offer leading technologies, in-depth training and comprehensive services that allow faster unit start-ups and more uptime. We have pioneered process automation control for more than 40 years. We have the right resources to serve the oil & gas, refining, pulp & paper, industrial power generation, chemicals and petrochemicals, biofuels, life sciences, and metals, minerals and mining industries. Our broad portfolio of products and services can be tailored to our customers’ process automation needs, from production and supply chain management to project management services, control systems and field devices. Honeywell is inventing technologies that address some of the world’s toughest challenges in energy efficiency, clean energy generation, safety and security, globalization and customer productivity. With approximately 132,000 employees worldwide, including more than 22,000 engineers and scientists, we have an unrelenting focus on performance, quality, delivery, value and technology in everything we make and do. We welcome comments and feedback on our videos. All we ask is that you respect our social media community guidelines https://www.honeywellprocess.com/en-US/Pages/social-media.aspx http://www.youtube.com/Honeywell #mining #PAuto #copper
UNEARTHED ~ Can the mining industry learn to innovate like the tech industry?
 
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Unearthed is a unique 54-hour long innovation event at which software developers, designers, and industry insiders will come together to develop prototype solutions to mining sector problems. It all happens in the first weekend of May 2014. This video shows the launch event which was held at Spacecubed, and features Justin Strharsky (RIIT / Unearthed), Matt Edwards (CEO of APE Mobile) and Paul Lucey (RIIT / VCI).
Views: 732 Business News
KPMG co-hosts #DisruptMining
 
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KPMG is proud to support technology driven disruption in Mining. We believe in doing differently. Co-hosting #DisruptMining is a unique opportunity to work alongside Goldcorp and three disruptors as they pitch the next big idea and revolutionize mining. Learn more at disruptmining.com
Views: 423 KPMG Canada
Kim Kardashian West Supports Bitcoin  - Good Example for Bitcoin?
 
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Views: 1498 Decentralized TV
Hitachi at MENA Mining Show 2014 Dubai UAE
 
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Hitachi Construction Machinery Middle East Corporation FZE (HMEC) is 100% invested and incorporated by Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd, Japan. We provide product and support for the mining, earthmoving, construction, quarry, and forestry industries throughout the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA). Contact us - https://www.hitachi-c-m.com/mideast/contact/general.html
Views: 667 HitachiMEcorpHMEC
2015, Special Citation, Independent Mining Consultants, Amer. Mining Hall of Fame
 
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The Mining Foundation of the Southwest recognized the Arizona Geological Survey with the 2015 Special Citation at the 33rd annual American Mining Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony held in Tucson. Independent Mining Consultants, Inc. of Tucson, Arizona has been providing mine engineering consulting services to the global mining industry since 1963 with more than 250 different clients on over 500 projects. Independent Mining Consultants, Inc. (IM) is a locally owned mining consulting firm incorporated in 1983 by John Marek, Michael Hester, and Herb Welhener. Over the years, our staff has grown to 15 persons who have experience in a wide range of mineral commodities including base metals, precious metals, industrial minerals and aggregates. The skills of IMC personnel include mineral deposit modeling, resource and reserve estimation, open pit mine planning, and mining cost estimation. IMC has gained the reputation as one of the most reliable and cost effective sources of mine consulting services for the base and precious metals industries. Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies, intermediate sized mines, diverse commodity producers and exploration firms. Our client list has grown to over 250 companies with over 500 projects world-wide in a variety of geologic and geographic environments. IMC thanks the mining community for its support during the past years and looks forward to serving its existing and new clients well into the future.
Views: 138 MiningFoundationSW
Keep Your Mine On with Cat® Electric Power
 
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Find out how Cat Electric Power can be your partner in providing the power you need for exploration, construction or IPP services. Your Cat dealer can deliver temporary or permanent power solutions customized to fit your needs. https://www.cat.com/en_US/by-industry/electric-power-generation/electric-power-industries/mining.html Electric Power Mining
Views: 367 Cat Electric Power
Marine Industry Day 2014
 
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Marine Industries Association of South Florida Marine Industry Day is a celebration of the Builders, Marinas, Sales, Service and Support Businesses in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding area which generate in excess of $7 Billion for Broward County and provide employment for 90 thousand skilled workers
Views: 651 Jimmie Harrison
FSRN Gold Mining in Haiti Exposes Corruption
 
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As delegates and activists from around the world gather this week in Brazil for the RIO+20 conference on sustainable development, they'll be discussing a broad range of issues, including food security, urban growth, jobs and disaster response. Advocates are also drawing attention to the corporate influence at the UN-backed conference and calling for an alternative to extractive industries, such as mining. According to a draft text of the RIO+20 resolution obtained and published by the Guardian today, delegates will include mining as a way to alleviate poverty and help countries to meet development goals. The text also calls for strong government oversight of mining. Mining plays a big role in many developing countries, including Haiti. As the country continues to recover from the devastating earthquake of 2010 and pervasive government corruption, foreign companies are rushing in to mine for gold. According to a ten-month investigation by local reporters and students with Haiti Grassroots Watch, one third of the land in northern Haiti is under exploration, research or extraction by foreign companies and some residents are worried about environmental destruction. One of those residents is Elie Florestan from Grand Bois. "I think a mine might cause lots of problems for us. They say the mine would use our river. They say our water might become polluted. And that many families will be displaced." Two of the foreign companies most aggressively pushing for mining are Eurasian Minerals, based in Canada, and Newmont, based in the US. According to Haiti Grassroots Watch, two Haitian ministers recently signed a "Memorandum of Understanding" with Newmont and Eurasian that says the companies can begin drilling at one of their sites, a violation of Haitian law, which states no drilling can occur without a mining convention. The mining companies have promised to provide much-needed jobs in the area and some residents expressed support for the projects. Anthony Silvestre, a resident of Morne Bossa said some of the land in his area was rich with the mineral. "We feel very strongly about something: we like foreigners a lot. When foreigners come and work with us we're proud and it's beautiful. If they make a mine at Morne Bossa it would be as if God himself came down from heaven." But communities in nearby Dominican Republic are already confronting the costs of mining. The Canadian companies Barrick and Goldcorp are teaming up to develop an open pit mine. Barrick has already been forced to clean up a river polluted with sulphuric acid from a previous government-backed project in the area. Some residents described being displaced from their land for the new mine. "They moved us to this neighbohood, with nothing, no jobs no land. We're farmers! But we have nowhere to plant except the yard." In Haiti, residents and community journalists are organizing to demand more transparency in the process. But the pace is picking up. One of the mining firms, Eurasian Minerals, has collected 44,000 samples and Newmont is considering at least five mine sites. The government's role has also been called into question. A former Minister of the Economy and Finances is now a paid consultant for Newmont and residents have struggled to get information about the projects. Arnolt Jean is a farmer in Lakwev. He calls the government irresponsible. "Yes, the country is poor. But what's underground could make us rich. If the government did what it was supposed to do, and exploit the minerals that are underground, the country would not be poor, but since what's underground stays underground, rich people figure out how to exploit the minerals, so they can become richer. Those who live on top of the ground stay poor. Those who exploit what's underground get even richer." Despite millions of dollars of aid money pouring into Haiti, the government still lacks resources to adequately monitor mining or oversee future projects. To view the full report, including a video on gold mining in Haiti, go to haitigrassrootswatch.org. More at http://fsrn.org/
Views: 6264 Reddebrek
Orica: Yara Pilbara Nitrates technical ammonium nitrate (TAN) manufacturing plant
 
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The next generation of downstream processing has arrived in the resource rich Pilbara region of Western Australia with the official opening of the Yara Pilbara Nitrates technical ammonium nitrate (TAN) manufacturing plant. The plant, developed in joint venture by Orica Limited and Yara International ASA, will have capacity to produce 330,000 tonnes of ammonium nitrate (AN) per annum. Ammonium nitrate is the main component of explosives used in the mining, quarrying and construction industries. The plant is currently in the commissioning phase and is expected to be operational by the end of 2016. Orica is the largest provider of commercial explosives and blasting systems to the mining and infrastructure markets, the global leader in the provision of ground support in mining and tunnelling, and the leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction. Orica has a strong portfolio of manufacturing and distribution assets strategically located across Australia Pacific, Asia, EMEA, Latin America and North America which enables us to provide valuable supply chain capabilities for our customers.
Views: 4261 Orica
Extractive Industries Knowledge Hub: Eurasia
 
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The Extractive Industries Knowledge Hub, established in 2010 by the Natural Resource Governance Institute and Azerbaijan-based Khazar University, aims to help civil society representatives, public and private sector leaders and journalists understand and mobilize support for governance issues in the oil, gas and mining sectors throughout Eurasia.
Fracking explained: opportunity or danger
 
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Fracking explained in five minutes. Fracking is a controversial topic. On the one side the gas drilling companies, on the other citizen opposed to this drilling method. Politicians are also divided on the matter. We try to take a neutral look on fracking. It is relevant for all of us, because of high prices for energy and the danger for our drinking water. This video focuses mostly on the debate currently ongoing in europe. In a lot of european countries there is a public outcry against fracking, espacially in germany. But the facts in this video are relevant to all of us. Short videos, explaining things. For example Evolution, the Universe, Stock Market or controversial topics like Fracking. Because we love science. We would love to interact more with you, our viewers to figure out what topics you want to see. If you have a suggestion for future videos or feedback, drop us a line! :) We're a bunch of Information designers from munich, visit us on facebook or behance to say hi! https://www.facebook.com/Kurzgesagt https://www.behance.net/kurzgesagt Fracking explained: opportunity or danger Help us caption & translate this video! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UCsXVk37bltHxD1rDPwtNM8Q&tab=2