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Philippine Mining Companies Spend On Green

According to the Philippine newspaper The Freeman, mining companies spent at least P830 million ($17.3 million) in 2008 by mining companies in Central Visayas to comply with environmental requirements.

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Oil Sand Co., Canada Extend Lease

The Fort Hills Energy L. P. reached an agreement with the government of Alberta, Canada to extend the term of the Fort Hills oil sands leases until 2019. The mine is located 90 kilometers north of Fort McMurray, Alberta.

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Cemex, Core Banks Renegotiating Debt

Cemex has initiated discussions with its core banks to renegotiate the majority of its outstanding debt, or approximately $14.5 billion in syndicated and bilateral obligations.

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Mobasher Becomes Aci Fellow

Barzin Mobasher, a professor in the department of civil, environmental and sustainable engineering, has been selected as a Fellow of the American Concrete Institute.

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Truck Show Attendance Grows 18.5%

More than 8,400 work truck industry professionals attended The Work Truck Show 2009 and 45th Annual National Truck Equipment Association Convention in Chicago

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