Wishing in the wind

There is a new hesitancy and resistance to change hanging in the air within mining

If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?

 

White Mountain winning in construction phase

Owner of Greenland project targeting start by year-end

20 AUG 2018

Development

White Mountain winning in construction phase
White Mountain winning in construction phase
White Mountain winning in construction phase

Kinshofer introduces WS-Series drum cutters

Kinshofer has introduced the WS drum cutter series

16 AUG 2018

Development

Kinshofer introduces WS-Series drum cutters
Kinshofer introduces WS-Series drum cutters
Kinshofer introduces WS-Series drum cutters

Arnot rehab project adding equipment to fleet

Loaders, grader, excavators now at Mpumalanga project

16 AUG 2018

Fleet

Arnot rehab project adding equipment to fleet
Arnot rehab project adding equipment to fleet

Millennium on the move at Bartons

Nullagine underground development continues on time, budget

17 AUG 2018

Development

Millennium on the move at Bartons
Millennium on the move at Bartons
Millennium on the move at Bartons
Millennium on the move at Bartons

Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco

Ausdrill has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Barminco Holdings

Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco
Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco
Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco

Fruta del Norte blooming in Ecuador

Project made significant headway in June quarter

15 AUG 2018

Development

Fruta del Norte blooming in Ecuador
Fruta del Norte blooming in Ecuador

RCT continues to upgrade Nifty fleet

RCT has transformed two of Nifty's Land Cruiser troop carriers into mobile automation centres

14 AUG 2018

Technology / innovation

CEEC releases enhancement to free global energy curve tools

CEEC has released the first new enhancement to its free suite of energy curve tools

20 AUG 2018

Comminution

CEEC releases enhancement to free global energy curve tools
CEEC releases enhancement to free global energy curve tools
CEEC releases enhancement to free global energy curve tools
CEEC releases enhancement to free global energy curve tools

Sigma marks commissioning at Groto do Cirilo

Brazil project should achieve commercial production in December 2019 quarter

20 AUG 2018

Plant

Sigma marks commissioning at Groto do Cirilo
Sigma marks commissioning at Groto do Cirilo
Sigma marks commissioning at Groto do Cirilo

Rukwa plant upgrade almost complete

Tanzania mine will up throughput once work wraps

Rukwa plant upgrade almost complete
Rukwa plant upgrade almost complete

Inaugural gold pour at Elikhulu tailings retreatment plant

Pan African has announced the inaugural gold pour at its Elikhulu tailings retreatment plant

Inaugural gold pour at Elikhulu tailings retreatment plant
Inaugural gold pour at Elikhulu tailings retreatment plant
Inaugural gold pour at Elikhulu tailings retreatment plant

Marathon tags SGS for Valentine Lake contract

Consultant's review will help with needed PFS data

16 AUG 2018

Design / Build

Marathon tags SGS for Valentine Lake contract
Marathon tags SGS for Valentine Lake contract
Marathon tags SGS for Valentine Lake contract

Test results back at Braveheart's Alpine

Canadian junior said sorting test results were "positive" at Alpine

Test results back at Braveheart's Alpine
Test results back at Braveheart's Alpine

Hexagon expands mining division's channel programme

More resellers and agents added to broaden company's customer reach

Hexagon expands mining division's channel programme
Hexagon expands mining division's channel programme
Hexagon expands mining division's channel programme
Hexagon expands mining division's channel programme

FLANDERS' systems get WISE

FLANDERS has launched the WISE product family

FLANDERS' systems get WISE
FLANDERS' systems get WISE
FLANDERS' systems get WISE

Simulator training for Lydian's Armenian operators

Lydian Armenia has invested in Immersive Technologies' simulators to help train its local workforce

Simulator training for Lydian's Armenian operators
Simulator training for Lydian's Armenian operators

Epiroc makes Mozambique move

Epiroc has relocated to larger premises in Maputo, Mozambique

14 AUG 2018

Supply chain management

Matrix IntelliZone now IECEx approved

Matrix Design Group has received IECEx approval for its IntelliZone proximity detection system

Matrix IntelliZone now IECEx approved
Matrix IntelliZone now IECEx approved

Mining resumes at Deflector following fire

Doray Minerals has advised that underground mining has resumed at its Deflector gold copper mine

Mining resumes at Deflector following fire
Mining resumes at Deflector following fire

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Polymetal ships first concentrate from Kyzyl

Polymetal's Kyzyl gold project in Kazakhstan has shipped first concentrate to China

20 AUG 2018

Transport

Polymetal ships first concentrate from Kyzyl
Polymetal ships first concentrate from Kyzyl
Polymetal ships first concentrate from Kyzyl
Polymetal ships first concentrate from Kyzyl

Pilot Crushtec supplies light systems to South African coal mine

A coal mine in Mpumalanga was reportedly able to significantly increase its output as a result

Pilot Crushtec supplies light systems to South African coal mine
Pilot Crushtec supplies light systems to South African coal mine
Pilot Crushtec supplies light systems to South African coal mine
Pilot Crushtec supplies light systems to South African coal mine

Siwertell designs triple-enclosed loading system for Boliden

Siwertell has secured an order for a shiploading system from Boliden subsidiary Boliden Tara Mines

17 AUG 2018

Transport

Siwertell designs triple-enclosed loading system for Boliden
Siwertell designs triple-enclosed loading system for Boliden
Siwertell designs triple-enclosed loading system for Boliden

Good progress towards start for eCobalt's Idaho

Infrastructure work ongoing at US cobalt project

17 AUG 2018

Logistics

Good progress towards start for eCobalt's Idaho
Good progress towards start for eCobalt's Idaho
Good progress towards start for eCobalt's Idaho

Inmarsat and Auxilium establish partnership

Inmarsat and Auxilium join forces to accelerate adoption of smart mining solutions in Australia

16 AUG 2018

Communications

Inmarsat and Auxilium establish partnership
Inmarsat and Auxilium establish partnership
Inmarsat and Auxilium establish partnership

SRK models sustainable solutions for brine from tailings

SRK recently conducted preliminary groundwater modelling to assist a mining client in South America

15 AUG 2018

Natural resources

SRK models sustainable solutions for brine from tailings
SRK models sustainable solutions for brine from tailings

MICROMINE applies machine learning to optimise core tray imagery

Members of MICROMINE Australia recently participated in The Newcrest Crowd

20 AUG 2018

Innovation

MICROMINE applies machine learning to optimise core tray imagery
MICROMINE applies machine learning to optimise core tray imagery
MICROMINE applies machine learning to optimise core tray imagery
MICROMINE applies machine learning to optimise core tray imagery

Operational excellence 'essential' for industry

'Best-in-class' company, industry crucial to future, according to Barrick executive Thornton

17 AUG 2018

Sustainability

Operational excellence 'essential' for industry
Operational excellence 'essential' for industry
Operational excellence 'essential' for industry
Operational excellence 'essential' for industry

Delivering a digital twin to South Africa

The Belfast coal mine is riding the wave of the fourth industrial revolution

15 AUG 2018

Innovation

Delivering a digital twin to South Africa
Delivering a digital twin to South Africa
Delivering a digital twin to South Africa

Deloitte explores trends to boost mining's image

Deloitte's Mining Matrix report explores four interconnecting core trends within mining

13 AUG 2018

Innovation

Deloitte explores trends to boost mining's image
Deloitte explores trends to boost mining's image
Deloitte explores trends to boost mining's image

BMA, Sustainable Minerals Institute sign MoU

The BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) and SMI will collaborate on research and share knowledge

13 AUG 2018

Sustainability

BMA, Sustainable Minerals Institute sign MoU
BMA, Sustainable Minerals Institute sign MoU
BMA, Sustainable Minerals Institute sign MoU

MineSense tech closer to commercialisation

MineSense closes US$18 million financing to drive commercialisation of its digital mining solutions

09 AUG 2018

Innovation

MineSense tech closer to commercialisation
MineSense tech closer to commercialisation

Minnovare, Northern Star collaborate on drill tech

Minnovare has entered into a 'technology collaboration' with Northern Star Resources

09 AUG 2018

Innovation

Minnovare, Northern Star collaborate on drill tech
Minnovare, Northern Star collaborate on drill tech

Wishing in the wind

There is a new hesitancy and resistance to change hanging in the air within mining

20 AUG 2018
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?
If a mining CEO found a magic lamp, complete with a mining genie - what would they wish for?

What goes up…

It's been a good year to be in mining thanks to higher prices and favourable political winds

13 JUL 2018
What goes up…
What goes up…
What goes up…

Rio's future technology challenges

The Melbourne Mining Club's annual London gala had Rio Tinto's CEO J-S Jacques as a guest speaker

06 JUL 2018
Rio's future technology challenges
Rio's future technology challenges

Directing your fleet towards the digital mine

Andrew Crose lists four things to consider when choosing a fleet management system

02 JUL 2018
Directing your fleet towards the digital mine
Directing your fleet towards the digital mine

Lessons learned from simulation

Five benefits of simulation-based training for the mining industry

21 JUN 2018
Lessons learned from simulation
Lessons learned from simulation