Risk-based design offers more than safety factor

SRK's William Joughin on dealing with uncertainty and risk in rock engineering design

Risk-based design offers more than safety factor
Risk-based design offers more than safety factor
Risk-based design offers more than safety factor

 

Wabtec to provide NHL with electric drive systems

Wabtec will supply China-based truck manufacturer NHL with 28 integrated electric drive systems

Wabtec to provide NHL with electric drive systems
Wabtec to provide NHL with electric drive systems
Wabtec to provide NHL with electric drive systems

Caterpillar freezes executive pay

Freeze on base pay increases and incentive schemes affected

02 APR 2020

Covid-19

Caterpillar freezes executive pay
Caterpillar freezes executive pay
Caterpillar freezes executive pay

U&M orders MTU engines

Rolls-Royce will deliver 30 Series 4000 MTU engines to U&M Mineração e Construção in Brazil

02 APR 2020

Fleet

U&M orders MTU engines
U&M orders MTU engines

Risk-based design offers more than safety factor

SRK's William Joughin on dealing with uncertainty and risk in rock engineering design

Risk-based design offers more than safety factor
Risk-based design offers more than safety factor
Risk-based design offers more than safety factor
Risk-based design offers more than safety factor

RCT adds automation tech to Siou UG fleet

ControlMaster Guidance Automation solution commissioned on underground loaders

RCT adds automation tech to Siou UG fleet
RCT adds automation tech to Siou UG fleet
RCT adds automation tech to Siou UG fleet

Putting mapless technology on the map

Mapless autonomous vehicles could be the future of underground mining fleets

30 MAR 2020

Fleet

Putting mapless technology on the map
Putting mapless technology on the map

Northvolt, Epiroc partnership powers up

Battery maker delivers largest-ever order to OEM

25 MAR 2020

Technology / innovation

Kwatani optimises screening at South African coal mine

Kwatani optimised throughput performance for one of the largest coal miners in South Africa

Kwatani optimises screening at South African coal mine
Kwatani optimises screening at South African coal mine
Kwatani optimises screening at South African coal mine
Kwatani optimises screening at South African coal mine

GoGold's SART plant starts up

Installation, commissioning complete in Mexico

02 APR 2020

Plant

GoGold's SART plant starts up
GoGold's SART plant starts up
GoGold's SART plant starts up

Outotec offers better mill control

New control system could increase mill availability

Outotec offers better mill control
Outotec offers better mill control

Overcoming limitations of conventional flotation

Eric Bain Wasmund on how two-stage flotation could solve major fine and coarse particle challenges

Overcoming limitations of conventional flotation
Overcoming limitations of conventional flotation
Overcoming limitations of conventional flotation

Northern Minerals suspends Browns Range

Western Australian rare-earths pilot plant the latest mining operation impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

26 MAR 2020

Covid-19

Northern Minerals suspends Browns Range
Northern Minerals suspends Browns Range
Northern Minerals suspends Browns Range

Hudbay opts for Jameson Cells

Canadian operation needed to reduce footprint and optimise recoveries and concentrate grades

25 MAR 2020

Plant

Hudbay opts for Jameson Cells
Hudbay opts for Jameson Cells

Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear

Ontario mines taking measures to protect staff

03 APR 2020

Covid-19

Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear
Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear
Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear
Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear

Mexico orders mine stoppages

With heightened concern for COVID-19, country's mines going dark

03 APR 2020

Covid-19

Mexico orders mine stoppages
Mexico orders mine stoppages
Mexico orders mine stoppages

Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser

Homemade hand sanitiser is becoming the go-to for some miners

02 APR 2020

Covid-19

Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser
Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser

Harte Gold halts flow at Sugar Zone

Gold miner seeking to prevent COVID-19 spread

02 APR 2020

Covid-19

Morien's Donkin mine to close

'Adverse geologic conditions' send Canada op into care and maintenance

Morien's Donkin mine to close
Morien's Donkin mine to close

Centerra reduces operations at Mount Milligan

Temporarily reducing BC operation as a precaution in light of pandemic

02 APR 2020

Covid-19

Centerra reduces operations at Mount Milligan
Centerra reduces operations at Mount Milligan

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Antofagasta's Centinela to go 100% renewable

Antofagasta's mining division to be powered by renewable energy by 2022

Antofagasta's Centinela to go 100% renewable
Antofagasta's Centinela to go 100% renewable
Antofagasta's Centinela to go 100% renewable
Antofagasta's Centinela to go 100% renewable

Rio Tinto's COVID-19 response

Business resilience teams in place to help keep Rio Tinto sites running

31 MAR 2020

Covid-19

Rio Tinto's COVID-19 response
Rio Tinto's COVID-19 response
Rio Tinto's COVID-19 response
Rio Tinto's COVID-19 response

McConnell Dowell tapped for Hay Point terminal upgrade

BMA selected construction firm for design, planning and other assistance at Queensland facility

30 MAR 2020

Transport

McConnell Dowell tapped for Hay Point terminal upgrade
McConnell Dowell tapped for Hay Point terminal upgrade
McConnell Dowell tapped for Hay Point terminal upgrade

Primero awarded further Rio contracts

Australian engineering group's work extended at Koodaideri, Mesa K

30 MAR 2020

Logistics

Primero awarded further Rio contracts
Primero awarded further Rio contracts
Primero awarded further Rio contracts

Procedures crystallise in Aussie COVID-19 response

Some clarity is starting to emerge on what procedures miners need to implement in Australia

27 MAR 2020

Covid-19

Procedures crystallise in Aussie COVID-19 response
Procedures crystallise in Aussie COVID-19 response
Procedures crystallise in Aussie COVID-19 response

Zenith zaps more power to Plutonic

Power station adds another 6MW of capacity

Zenith zaps more power to Plutonic
Zenith zaps more power to Plutonic

Backbone of the digital mine

Has cloud computing become the silent engine powering the digital mining transformation?

02 APR 2020

Innovation

Backbone of the digital mine
Backbone of the digital mine
Backbone of the digital mine
Backbone of the digital mine

Beware the black box

Experts warn against black box thinking

01 APR 2020

Innovation

Beware the black box
Beware the black box
Beware the black box
Beware the black box

Industry could fast-track automation amid virus fallout

SAP Africa ponders mining's next move as pandemic spreads

01 APR 2020

Covid-19

Industry could fast-track automation amid virus fallout
Industry could fast-track automation amid virus fallout
Industry could fast-track automation amid virus fallout

Vale offers aid package for suppliers

Brazilian miner announces temporary support initiative for suppliers, confirms two cases of COVID-19

31 MAR 2020

Covid-19

Vale offers aid package for suppliers
Vale offers aid package for suppliers
Vale offers aid package for suppliers

Mining OEMs feel COVID-19 pressure

Sandvik, Caterpillar announce their response to the coronavirus

30 MAR 2020

Covid-19

Mining OEMs feel COVID-19 pressure
Mining OEMs feel COVID-19 pressure
Mining OEMs feel COVID-19 pressure

Supreme Court will hear appeal on PolyMet permits

PolyMet granted review of three NorthMet permits

27 MAR 2020

Sustainability

Supreme Court will hear appeal on PolyMet permits
Supreme Court will hear appeal on PolyMet permits

Windfall keeps eagle eye on digital exploration

Eagle Eye AI-driven aerial surveying and digital exploration solution launched

27 MAR 2020

Exploration

Windfall keeps eagle eye on digital exploration
Windfall keeps eagle eye on digital exploration

Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear

Ontario mines taking measures to protect staff

03 APR 2020
Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear
Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear
Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear
Kirkland's Holt, Macassa kicked to lower gear

Mexico orders mine stoppages

With heightened concern for COVID-19, country's mines going dark

03 APR 2020
Mexico orders mine stoppages
Mexico orders mine stoppages
Mexico orders mine stoppages

Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser

Homemade hand sanitiser is becoming the go-to for some miners

02 APR 2020
Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser
Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser

Caterpillar freezes executive pay

Freeze on base pay increases and incentive schemes affected

02 APR 2020
Caterpillar freezes executive pay
Caterpillar freezes executive pay

Harte Gold halts flow at Sugar Zone

Gold miner seeking to prevent COVID-19 spread

02 APR 2020
Harte Gold halts flow at Sugar Zone
Harte Gold halts flow at Sugar Zone