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Scanning and vectorising old mine drawings and maps – Part 4: Finishing

Introduction

Part 2 of this blog described the preparation and information needed to create a good scan of your original map, and Part 3 outlined some of the ways to prepare and adjust the scanned image and create the best possible digital linework using vectorising software. 2,023 more words

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No new contracts, but Iron Range workers will stay on the job while talks continue

The end of August brought the expiration of labor contracts for 2,300 Minnesota mine workers.

But employees of U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal will stay on the job, having been instructed by the United Steelworkers union to keep working while contract talks continue, … 264 more words

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3Novices:Atlas Iron saves $1 million a year with executive reshuffle

Atlas Iron is set to save itself $1 million per year by reducing the number of senior executives from five to three.

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3Novices:Bradken ends merger talks

Mining services group Bradken has announced it will not continue merger discussions with Chilean industrial group Sigdo Koppers.

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3Novices:Exploration spending lowest since GFC

Mineral exploration spending in Australia has hit a six year low, dropping lower than the Global Financial Crisis levels of 2009.

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3Novices:Bradken ends merger talks

Mining services group Bradken has announced it will not continue merger discussions with Chilean industrial group Sigdo Koppers.

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