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Sand mined on Maui phased out of Oahu construction materials

Canadian sand has arrived on Oahu, as sand mined on Maui is being phased out of Oahu construction materials.

After we started asking questions, one of Hawaii’s biggest cement companies — and the only one still taking sand off the Valley Isle — told us it was stopping the inter-island shipments and shifting to a new source instead. 400 more words


I can't believe it took me this long

So, first things first – and this may come as a shock to people who know me, but this is my first official “Blog Post” ever. 2,287 more words


Changing Seasons - May 2017

What better way to make use of a rainy day than prepare the monthly contribution of Changing Seasons. Better than sitting and moping, right?

McKinnley Darragh near sundown… 452 more words

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On mega mine, Qld Government should avoid taking equity risk for just a return on debt

Financial journalist Trevor Sykes would frequently point out that the problem with lending to highly-leveraged companies is that you can effectively take on equity risk while only receiving a return on debt. 235 more words


Hecla Declares Preferred Dividend


COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) today announced its Board of Directors has declared the regular quarterly dividend of $0.875 per share on the 157,816 shares of outstanding Series B Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock. 22 more words


Torex Gold Reports A Fatal Accident


TORONTO, Ontario, May 25,, 2016 – Torex Gold Resources Inc. (the “Company” or “Torex”) (TSX:TXG) regretfully announces that on the afternoon of May 23rd, a fatal accident occurred at the construction site for a sediment control structure associated with the El Limon Sur pit. 79 more words


Africa Mining: Tanzanian Mining Minister Fired

Tanzania’s president fired the mining minister and the chief of the State-run mineral audit agency on Wednesday, after receiving a report into whether mining companies were under-declaring the value of their exports. 47 more words

Mozambique Mining Industry