Research into mining robots

Dr Elliot Duff on Data61's work within mining and its new Robotics Innovation Centre

17 APR 2019

Innovation

Research into mining robots
Research into mining robots
Research into mining robots

 

World's largest autonomous Komatsu truck starts up in Canada

SMS Equipment confirmed the unit is now in use at an oil sands property

18 APR 2019

Fleet

World's largest autonomous Komatsu truck starts up in Canada
World's largest autonomous Komatsu truck starts up in Canada
World's largest autonomous Komatsu truck starts up in Canada

New acquisition helps Hexagon bridge drill-and-blast gap

Hexagon's Mining division has acquired Split Engineering

New acquisition helps Hexagon bridge drill-and-blast gap
New acquisition helps Hexagon bridge drill-and-blast gap
New acquisition helps Hexagon bridge drill-and-blast gap

Foremost goes to the forefront with new rig

Company unveils newest dual rotary drill model in its line-up: the DR24XHD

17 APR 2019

Fleet

Foremost goes to the forefront with new rig
Foremost goes to the forefront with new rig

Oyu Tolgoi development faces 'further delay'

Turquoise Hill Resources will review the cause of a "further delay" in Oyu Tolgoi's Shaft 2

18 APR 2019

Development

Oyu Tolgoi development faces 'further delay'
Oyu Tolgoi development faces 'further delay'
Oyu Tolgoi development faces 'further delay'
Oyu Tolgoi development faces 'further delay'

Fresnillo opts for MICROMINE's Pitram to boost efficiency

MICROMINE has installed Pitram, its fleet management and mine production product, at Fresnillo ops

Fresnillo opts for MICROMINE's Pitram to boost efficiency
Fresnillo opts for MICROMINE's Pitram to boost efficiency
Fresnillo opts for MICROMINE's Pitram to boost efficiency

Rosemont digs in

Owner Regis Resources progressing toward September quarter first ore goal

18 APR 2019

Development

Rosemont digs in
Rosemont digs in

Rio resolute in Arizona investment

Rio Tinto has approved another US$302 million of capital expenditure to advance Resolution

16 APR 2019

Development

Amerigo goes for greener copper

Amerigo Resources is ramping up an expansion at its copper tailings reprocessing operation

Amerigo goes for greener copper
Amerigo goes for greener copper
Amerigo goes for greener copper
Amerigo goes for greener copper

La Parrilla jig & mill plant completed for commissioning

W Resources has started commissioning the jig and mill plant at its La Parrilla tungsten project

16 APR 2019

Design / Build

La Parrilla jig & mill plant completed for commissioning
La Parrilla jig & mill plant completed for commissioning
La Parrilla jig & mill plant completed for commissioning

Orminex, GBF Mining ink milling deal

Agreement covers ore processing from Comet Vale in Australia

16 APR 2019

Plant

Orminex, GBF Mining ink milling deal
Orminex, GBF Mining ink milling deal

CSIRO, Gekko getting good returns from OLGA work

Online gold detection technology trials running smoothly

CSIRO, Gekko getting good returns from OLGA work
CSIRO, Gekko getting good returns from OLGA work
CSIRO, Gekko getting good returns from OLGA work

CDE combines wet processing steps in one system

CDE has unveiled the Combo - the "world's first" all-in-one wet processing and water treatment plant

CDE combines wet processing steps in one system
CDE combines wet processing steps in one system
CDE combines wet processing steps in one system

Metso supplies processing kit to WA lithium project

Metso will provide pyro-processing and comminution equipment for Albemarle's Kemerton plant

10 APR 2019

Plant

Metso supplies processing kit to WA lithium project
Metso supplies processing kit to WA lithium project

Sandvik acquires digital tech provider Newtrax

The addition of Newtrax will allow Sandvik to strengthen its position in automation, digitalisation

Sandvik acquires digital tech provider Newtrax
Sandvik acquires digital tech provider Newtrax
Sandvik acquires digital tech provider Newtrax
Sandvik acquires digital tech provider Newtrax

Wenco flying south with fleet management

Wenco's Wencolite FMS heads to South America

The Wencolite FMS has been ordered by Puna's Chinchillas project in Argentina
The Wencolite FMS has been ordered by Puna's Chinchillas project in Argentina
The Wencolite FMS has been ordered by Puna's Chinchillas project in Argentina

AGL to transform Kanmantoo pit into hydro facility

AGL to develop pumped hydroelectric energy storage at Hillgrove Resources' Kanmantoo mine

AGL to transform Kanmantoo pit into hydro facility
AGL to transform Kanmantoo pit into hydro facility

GKM, sensemetrics create distribution partnership

Cloud-based monitoring, real-time decision-making at centre of collaboration

16 APR 2019

Supply chain management

Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars

Myrtle Consulting Group's John Pocock lists five keys to cutting maintenance costs

15 APR 2019

Maintenance

Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars
Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars

Orica boosts BlastIQ's digital D&B tools

Orica has added new features to its BlastIQ platform

Orica boosts BlastIQ's digital D&B tools
Orica boosts BlastIQ's digital D&B tools

Explore the Future of Mining Channel - real insight into the catalysts and trends changing mining's future.

Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification

VA Erzberg and OEM Liebherr have concluded a development contract for a trolley assist system

Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification
Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification
Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification
Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification

Macarthur makes rail ties for Lake Giles

Macarthur, Aurizon partner on rail haulage for Lake Giles Moonshine magnetite project

11 APR 2019

Transport

Macarthur makes rail ties for Lake Giles
Macarthur makes rail ties for Lake Giles
Macarthur makes rail ties for Lake Giles
Macarthur makes rail ties for Lake Giles

BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO

BHP has announced a range of jobs in the Pilbara that will be drive-in, drive-out

10 APR 2019

Transport

BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO
BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO
BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO

Rolls-Royce offers digital tools for MTU engines

The Rolls-Royce business unit Power Systems is introducing new digital tools for mining customers

Rolls-Royce offers digital tools for MTU engines
Rolls-Royce offers digital tools for MTU engines
Rolls-Royce offers digital tools for MTU engines

Xylem introduces newest Godwin S Series dewatering pump

New release has its first public spotlight at Bauma 2019

09 APR 2019

Natural resources

Xylem introduces newest Godwin S Series dewatering pump
Xylem introduces newest Godwin S Series dewatering pump
Xylem introduces newest Godwin S Series dewatering pump

Bauma preview: Material handling

Today's Bauma product preview focuses on material handling solutions for the mining industry

08 APR 2019

Transport

Bauma preview: Material handling
Bauma preview: Material handling

VIST, Kamaz host competition for autonomous solution

Competition seeks designs from students for an autonomous truck system

18 APR 2019

Innovation

VIST, Kamaz host competition for autonomous solution
VIST, Kamaz host competition for autonomous solution
VIST, Kamaz host competition for autonomous solution
VIST, Kamaz host competition for autonomous solution

Research into mining robots

Dr Elliot Duff on Data61's work within mining and its new Robotics Innovation Centre

17 APR 2019

Innovation

Research into mining robots
Research into mining robots
Research into mining robots
Research into mining robots

Segovia adding AI to efforts

Gran Colombia, GoldSpot will use artificial intelligence tech to find drilling targets

17 APR 2019

Exploration

Segovia adding AI to efforts
Segovia adding AI to efforts
Segovia adding AI to efforts

Rumblings in the Aussie contracting space

Australian conglomerate BGC explores options for the sale of its national contract mining business

16 APR 2019

Investment

Rumblings in the Aussie contracting space
Rumblings in the Aussie contracting space
Rumblings in the Aussie contracting space

The future of mining will be increasingly remote and risky

With changed circumstances in the mining industry comes a new risk portfolio

12 APR 2019

Investment

The future of mining will be increasingly remote and risky
The future of mining will be increasingly remote and risky
The future of mining will be increasingly remote and risky

Antofagasta's innovation, digitalisation roadmap

Antofagasta Minerals embarks on a steady process of development and innovation

12 APR 2019

Innovation

Antofagasta's innovation, digitalisation roadmap
Antofagasta's innovation, digitalisation roadmap

Boliden introducing automation, electrification step by step

Innovations key to performance improvements

11 APR 2019

Investment

Boliden introducing automation, electrification step by step
Boliden introducing automation, electrification step by step

Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars

Myrtle Consulting Group's John Pocock lists five keys to cutting maintenance costs

15 APR 2019
Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars
Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars
Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars
Getting the most out of your maintenance dollars

The copper industry in the 21st century

ICA's Fleming Voetmann says the copper industry needs to embrace innovation to meet growing demand

04 APR 2019
The copper industry in the 21st century
The copper industry in the 21st century
The copper industry in the 21st century

The times they are a-changin'

There have been a few changes at Mining Magazine lately, and now it is my time to share some news

22 MAR 2019
The times they are a-changin'
The times they are a-changin'

Driving into an automated future

VIST Group's Anton Potapov on the future of autonomous vehicles

18 MAR 2019
Driving into an automated future
Driving into an automated future

Breaking free from the traditional mining mindset

Andrew Swart from Deloitte Canada explains the need to rethink mining strategy

06 MAR 2019
Breaking free from the traditional mining mindset
Breaking free from the traditional mining mindset