Miners News - October/November 2013

CANADIAN STOCK EXCHANGES – NOVEMBER – 2013

WILL WASHINGTON GET THEIR ACT TOGETHER?

With so many issues affecting our planet earth, ranging from US government debt-ceiling/Obamacare, Syria and heaven forbid Canada spying on Brazilian internet connections dealing with mineral resources it is no wonder the stock market here in Canada as in the US is tough to reconcile... Read More

THERE’S COAL IN SILICON VALLEY

We know that most of a computer is made with coal based plastics. But, did you know that coal was also a critical part of the heart of the computer – the silicon chip? If it wasn’t for the special chemical properties of coal based chemicals, the modern computer chip wouldn’t be anywhere near as powerful as it is... Read More

QUICK TIPS TO LOWER YOUR PROCESSING COSTS

Are dropping minerals and metals prices forcing you to look at buying newer, more efficient processing equipment? Before you do, take a minute and read this article. You might be able to improve your processing without buying a single bit of new equipment. Just ask yourself if you need new processing equipment or a more efficient way to get material to your processing plant... Read More

RARE EARTHS CRITICAL TO AMERICAN DEFENSE

In these days of Defense Department cutbacks, the US military is spread thin. It still has worldwide obligations in addition to winding down a war in Afghanistan. Then there remains the potential of involvement in Syria... Read More

ARE WE FOCUSED ON SAFETY OR SAFETY STATISTICS?

The Upper Big Branch (UBB) mining disaster still is rocking the mining industry. The tragedy at UBB, which resulted in the deaths of 29 miners and injuries to 2 others, unquestionably shook the very foundation of mine safety and caused everyone to look at what it takes to protect the nation's miners... Read More

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