The Brumadinho dam disaster occurred on 25 January 2019 when Dam I, a tailings dam at the Crrego do Feijo iron ore mine, 9 kilometres 5.6 mi east of Brumadinho, Minas Gerais, Brazil, suffered a catastrophic failure. The dam is owned by Vale, the same company that was involved in the 2015 Mariana dam disaster. The dam released a mudflow that advanced through the mine39s offices, includingGet Price
BRUMADINHO, BRAZIL AFP Hopes were fading Saturday Jan 26 that rescuers would find more survivors from at least 300 missing after a dam collapse at a mine in southeast Brazil, with nine
Brazils mining dam disaster, the worst in the countrys history, will continue to cause irreparable environmental damage for years. By Juliana Jimnez Jaramillo Dec 03, 2015 730 AM
Greenpeace Brazils campaigns director, Nilo DAvila, said This new disaster with a mining waste tailings dam this time in Brumadinho is the sad consequence of a lesson not learnt
The disaster brings Brazils mining industry under scrutiny. After the 2015 dam breach, despite lip service, little was done to change the regulatory structure at similar dams.
Brazil dam disaster firm knew of potential impact months in advance Read more Frustrated with official rescue efforts, some locals have started searching for bodies themselves, said Petterson
1 Feb 2019 A video released Friday shows the exact moment a deadly dam burst in Brazil on January 25. The dam failure unleashed a surge of mud that buried buildings adjoining the dam and several
The Brumadinho dam disaster occurred on 25 January 2019 when Dam I, a tailings dam at the Crrego do Feijo iron ore mine, 9 kilometres 5.6 mi east of Brumadinho, Minas Gerais, Brazil, suffered a catastrophic failure. The dam is owned by Vale, the same company that was involved in the 2015 Mariana dam disaster. The dam released a mudflow that advanced through the mine39s offices, including
Six months before a dam containing millions of litres of mining waste collapsed, killing 19 people in Brazils worst environmental disaster, the company operating the mine accurately predicted
Members of a rescue team search for victims after a tailings dam owned by Brazilian mining company Vale SA collapsed in Brumadinho, Brazil, on January 28, 2019.
A woman cries as she sees the damages caused by the mining waste a day after the collapse of a dam from an ironore mine belonging to Brazil39s mining company Vale in Brumadinho on January 26, 2019
The Bento Rodrigues dam disaster is considered to be worse environmental incident in the history of mining in Brazil. On November 5, 2015, two iron ore tailings dams of Samarco a jointventure between Vale S.A. and BHP Billiton collapsed.
Also in South America, up to 300 people are still missing after Friday39s disaster at an iron ore mine in Brazil. The number of people known to have died after a dam burst in the state of Minas
T he recent collapse of a mining dam in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais is one of the biggest environmental disasters in the countrys history. Apocalyptic images of communities swallowed by
Brazil39s latest dam disaster is a human and environmental tragedy, but the fallout is seeing iron ore prices surge across the world and raking in millions of extra royalties for government coffers.
Brazils dam disaster By BBC Brazils Ricardo Senra On 25 January, in the heartland of Brazilian mining, a dam collapsed releasing 11.7 million cubic metres of toxic mud.
On the day of the disaster, Vale the Brazilian company which owns the mine said the dam was regularly checked, most recently on 22 January, and had received declarations of condition of
A video aired on Brazilian media shows the exact moment a dam burst in Brazil on 25 January. The dam break at an iron ore mining complex operated by the minerals firm Vale killed at least 65 people.
People stand on a bridge over the Paraopeba river, which was affected by mud, after the collapse of a dam at an ironore mine belonging to Brazil39s giant mining company Vale near the town of
The dam was part of an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA in Minas Gerais state, south east Brazil. Brazil39s Mariana mining disaster, two years on Duration 551. FRANCE 24 English 7,118 views.
The Mariana dam disaster, also known as the Bento Rodrigues or Samarco dam disaster, occurred on 5 November 2015, when the Fundo tailings dam at the Germano iron ore mine of the Samarco Mariana Mining Complex near Mariana, Minas Gerais, Brazil, suffered a catastrophic failure, resulting in flooding that devastated the downstream villages of Bento Rodrigues and Paracatu de Baixo 40 km 25 mi