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Gecamines sells copper mining concessions in Congo to Chinese company - Mining Technology

2015-07-14
Gecamines sells copper mining concessions in Congo to Chinese companyMining TechnologyCongo's state owned mining company Gecamines has sold its copper concession located in south-east Katanga province to a Chinese company. Under the $52m deal, the company will sell about 13km² of copper and cobalt concession to Congo Dongfang ...and more »

Lundin Mining secures EIA approval for Chile's Candelaria copper mine - Mining Technology

2015-07-24
Lundin Mining secures EIA approval for Chile's Candelaria copper mineMining TechnologyCanada's Lundin Mining has received the environmental impact assessment (EIA) approval for its Candelaria copper mine located in Atacama, Chile. The latest EIA approval will allow the company to extend operations and mine life for the Candelaria 2030 ...and more »

I do it for my Aunt Ethel. - Huffington Post

2015-07-30
I do it for my Aunt Ethel.Huffington PostAnd having a technical bent, and my other obsession, 'sound', (been playing the piano for 59 years), and then finding myself working in the psychoacoustics labs at MIT (sound and technology) in the 1970's, to being a senior telecom analyst for ...

Auburn University, NASA to explore 3-D printing applications - Made In Alabama

2015-07-30
Made In AlabamaAuburn University, NASA to explore 3-D printing applicationsMade In AlabamaAUBURN, Alabama – Auburn University and NASA today signed a Space Act Agreement to explore and advance the applications of additive manufacturing, or 3-D printing — a technology that will revolutionize how all kinds of products, from simple items to ...and more »

Chile's copper output to fall after 2025, report says - Fox News Latino

2015-07-21
Chile's copper output to fall after 2025, report saysFox News LatinoCopper production in Chile, the world's largest source of the metal, could decline sharply after 2025 due to lack of appropriate technology, a Chilean Copper Commission, or Cochilco, report said. The study found that the location and shape of Chile's ...and more »

Verizon, CenturyLink say abandoning copper network is a "myth" - FierceTelecom

2015-07-28
Verizon, CenturyLink say abandoning copper network is a "myth"FierceTelecom... be anxious to shut down all of their copper facilities and transition to fiber, but each provider has told the FCC that de facto copper retirement is a "myth" and there's no need to include new requirements addressing the issue in its technology ...

Copper vs. fiber for E911: Local EMDs weigh in ... - Linn County Leader

2015-07-29
Copper vs. fiber for E911: Local EMDs weigh in ...Linn County LeaderGriffin and Stallo issued the following collaborative statement: "From the beginning, we have been looking at the future of E911 technology. Because of budget constraints we obviously can't afford to put in the most advanced system at the beginning ...

Bio-inspired catalyst paves the way to 'gas-to-liquid'-technologies - Phys.Org

2015-07-01
Phys.OrgBio-inspired catalyst paves the way to 'gas-to-liquid'-technologiesPhys.OrgA new bio-inspired zeolite catalyst might pave the way to small scale "gas-to-liquid" technologies converting natural gas to fuels and starting materials for the chemical industry. The copper atoms provide the zeolite with a bluish color Credit ...Effective conversion of methane by a new copper zeoliteEurekAlert (press release)Bio-inspired catalyst paves the way to gas-to-liquid technologiesNanowerkall 4 news articles »