Thiess awarded big Debswana contract

CIMIC subsidiary Thiess has won a new surface mining contract in Botswana worth US$1.2 billion

18 MAR 2019

Development

Thiess awarded big Debswana contract
Thiess awarded big Debswana contract
Thiess awarded big Debswana contract

Surface equipment spending still rising

2018 full-year shipments up 35% vs 2017

18 MAR 2019

Fleet

Surface equipment spending still rising
Surface equipment spending still rising
Surface equipment spending still rising

Bridgestone builds out its OTR product line

Bridgestone Americas has expanded its Firestone VersaBuilt All Traction radial tyre product line

15 MAR 2019

Fleet

Bridgestone builds out its OTR product line
Bridgestone builds out its OTR product line

New continuous miner arrives at Carnegie 1 mine

Joy continuous miner last puzzle piece in walking super-section plan

New continuous miner arrives at Carnegie 1 mine
New continuous miner arrives at Carnegie 1 mine
New continuous miner arrives at Carnegie 1 mine
New continuous miner arrives at Carnegie 1 mine

K92 pulls lucky number for Kainantu expansion

PNG gold mine to double its plant and mining capacity

15 MAR 2019

Development

K92 pulls lucky number for Kainantu expansion
K92 pulls lucky number for Kainantu expansion
K92 pulls lucky number for Kainantu expansion

Success for Sandvik fleet at Lady Loretta

Sandvik has reported success for the fleet that it supplied to the Lady Loretta zinc mine in 2018

15 MAR 2019

Fleet

Success for Sandvik fleet at Lady Loretta
Success for Sandvik fleet at Lady Loretta

Para on road to gold

Para Resources has poured its first 40oz bar of gold at its majority-owned Gold Road mine in Arizona

14 MAR 2019

Operational Excellence

BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal

The companies will look for Turkish projects where they can employ bioleaching

BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal
BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal
BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal
BacTech, Labris Mining sign environmental deal

Seeq expands its support network

Seeq Corp is expanding its global coverage and support for process manufacturing customers

Seeq expands its support network
Seeq expands its support network
Seeq expands its support network

Fertiliser company chooses Outotec sulphuric acid plant

Outotec will deliver a sulphuric acid plant for fertiliser production to the Moroccan OCP Group

13 MAR 2019

Plant

Fertiliser company chooses Outotec sulphuric acid plant
Fertiliser company chooses Outotec sulphuric acid plant

North Mara's water woes

Owner Acacia ordered to clean up after spill or face closure

12 MAR 2019

Plant

North Mara's water woes
North Mara's water woes
North Mara's water woes

RST launches Guardian Dust Binder

RST has launched a new all-purpose formula to control dust, erosion and sediment

RST launches Guardian Dust Binder
RST launches Guardian Dust Binder
RST launches Guardian Dust Binder

Canada Cobalt Works tackling tailings

Miner will be king of the Castle with initiative to recover silver, gold and more

Canada Cobalt Works tackling tailings
Canada Cobalt Works tackling tailings

National's NMX slated to sell Cat surplus

Company will have exclusive rights to parts, components sales

National's NMX slated to sell Cat surplus
National's NMX slated to sell Cat surplus
National's NMX slated to sell Cat surplus
National's NMX slated to sell Cat surplus

Weir increases investment in Mississippi facility

The Weir Group is investing an additional US$15 million in its manufacturing facility in Newton, MS

Weir increases investment in Mississippi facility
Weir increases investment in Mississippi facility
Weir increases investment in Mississippi facility

MICROMINE and Imdex integrate ioGAS and Micromine 2020

MICROMINE and Imdex have brought together detailed geoscience analytics with 3-D modelling

MICROMINE and Imdex integrate ioGAS and Micromine 2020
MICROMINE and Imdex integrate ioGAS and Micromine 2020

Centennial Coal selects Icertis for ECM work

Australian miner seeking to push efficiency, transparency with contract management platform

13 MAR 2019

Supply chain management

Virtual blueprints

A look inside the often multifaceted world of mine-design software systems

Virtual blueprints
Virtual blueprints

Mining3 wants rigorous framework, testing for PDS

Mining3 is working on a proximity detection systems (PDS) validation framework

Mining3 wants rigorous framework, testing for PDS
Mining3 wants rigorous framework, testing for PDS

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

New Tanami power set-up expected to cut costs, emissions

Newmont's Tanami power project has been completed on schedule

New Tanami power set-up expected to cut costs, emissions
New Tanami power set-up expected to cut costs, emissions
New Tanami power set-up expected to cut costs, emissions
New Tanami power set-up expected to cut costs, emissions

Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage

Brazilian prosecutors are seeking a BRL50 billion guarantee from Vale

18 MAR 2019

Natural resources

Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage
Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage
Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage
Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage

ATSB releases first BHP derailment report

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau cited operator error, brake issues for November 2018 incident

15 MAR 2019

Transport

ATSB releases first BHP derailment report
ATSB releases first BHP derailment report
ATSB releases first BHP derailment report

Nepean mobile conveyor on the move

Nepean Conveyors launched its patented Relocatable Conveyor at an open day in February

13 MAR 2019

Logistics

Nepean mobile conveyor on the move
Nepean mobile conveyor on the move
Nepean mobile conveyor on the move

Sweden's first 5G network for industry goes live

Volvo CE, Telia and Ericsson launch Sweden's first 5G network for industrial use in Eskilstuna

12 MAR 2019

Communications

Sweden's first 5G network for industry goes live
Sweden's first 5G network for industry goes live
Sweden's first 5G network for industry goes live

Vale port activities suspended at Mangaratiba

Vale has had its port activities suspended for the second time this year by the city of Mangaratiba

12 MAR 2019

Logistics

Vale port activities suspended at Mangaratiba
Vale port activities suspended at Mangaratiba

Driving into an automated future

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

18 MAR 2019

Innovation

Driving into an automated future
Driving into an automated future
Driving into an automated future
Driving into an automated future

Canada invests in cleantech

Government to help fund oil sands companies' CVW technology

18 MAR 2019

Sustainability

Canada invests in cleantech
Canada invests in cleantech
Canada invests in cleantech
Canada invests in cleantech

FLSmidth talks mining trends at Bauma

FLSmidth CEO Thomas Schulz gives a market and product overview in the run-up to Bauma 2019

14 MAR 2019

Sustainability

FLSmidth talks mining trends at Bauma
FLSmidth talks mining trends at Bauma
FLSmidth talks mining trends at Bauma

PETRA digital models twinned with Maptek tech

Maptek and PETRA Data Science are partnering up to enable value chain optimisation

14 MAR 2019

Investment

PETRA digital models twinned with Maptek tech
PETRA digital models twinned with Maptek tech
PETRA digital models twinned with Maptek tech

Asante looking at SMD tech

Miner seeking to use Sustainable Mining by Drilling at its Kubi project

13 MAR 2019

Innovation

Asante looking at SMD tech
Asante looking at SMD tech
Asante looking at SMD tech

"It [could] take 201 years to achieve gender equality"

Less talk and more action towards gender balance in mining is the call at AusIMM panel

13 MAR 2019

Sustainability

"It [could] take 201 years to achieve gender equality"
"It [could] take 201 years to achieve gender equality"

Data61 launches robotics, automation research centre

CSIRO's data innovation group Data61 has opened its new Robotics Innovation Centre in Queensland

12 MAR 2019

Innovation

Data61 launches robotics, automation research centre
Data61 launches robotics, automation research centre

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
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
Breaking free from the traditional mining mindset

We need to talk about tailings

My first thought when reading the news on January 26: "How has this been allowed to happen again?"

15 FEB 2019
We need to talk about tailings
We need to talk about tailings

An original hard rock Valentine's Day story

This week 120 years ago, two young honeymooners were on their way from California to China

14 FEB 2019
An original hard rock Valentine's Day story
An original hard rock Valentine's Day story

Cyber risky business

While miners are pushing forward with plans to expand IIoT, the cyber risks cannot be ignored

13 FEB 2019
Cyber risky business
Cyber risky business