"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"

Carly Leonida probes Resolute Mining's CEO, John Welborn, on the new Syama sub-level cave

"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"
"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"
"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"

 

Aranzazu goes commercial

Aura Minerals said Mexican mine achieved the milestone December 10

14 DEC 2018

Development

Aranzazu goes commercial
Aranzazu goes commercial
Aranzazu goes commercial

Autonomous production drilling begins at South Flank

The first autonomous drill rig - an Epiroc Pit Viper 271 - has broken ground at BHP's South Flank

13 DEC 2018

Fleet

Autonomous production drilling begins at South Flank
Autonomous production drilling begins at South Flank
Autonomous production drilling begins at South Flank

Boart Longyear LF160 rig debuts in Africa

Boart Longyear is introducing its LF160 coring rig and FL262 Freedom loader to the African market

Boart Longyear LF160 rig debuts in Africa
Boart Longyear LF160 rig debuts in Africa

Sub-level caving success at Syama

Resolute has successfully begun sub-level cave ore production from the new Syama underground mine

14 DEC 2018

Development

Sub-level caving success at Syama
Sub-level caving success at Syama
Sub-level caving success at Syama
Sub-level caving success at Syama

"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"

Carly Leonida probes Resolute Mining's CEO, John Welborn, on the new Syama sub-level cave

"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"
"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"
"I'm convinced that UG mining is going automated and ultimately electric"

SUEK orders Sandvik mechanical cutters

Sandvik has secured a contract with SUEK for the supply of 12 mechanical cutting machines

14 DEC 2018

Fleet

SUEK orders Sandvik mechanical cutters
SUEK orders Sandvik mechanical cutters

Sugar Zone sweetening up to its start

Canadian mine should reach commercial production by the end of the year

13 DEC 2018

Development

Commissioning nearing for Titan's Vista plant

Vista gold plant construction to be completed on time

14 DEC 2018

Plant

Commissioning nearing for Titan's Vista plant
Commissioning nearing for Titan's Vista plant
Commissioning nearing for Titan's Vista plant
Commissioning nearing for Titan's Vista plant

Ultra goes with VEPT for vanadium processing facility

Company will utilise technology for first-ever vanadium processing facility

Ultra goes with VEPT for vanadium processing facility
Ultra goes with VEPT for vanadium processing facility
Ultra goes with VEPT for vanadium processing facility

McLanahan ships Aussie orders

McLanahan has shipped a new rotary breaker to a coal customer in Queensland

13 DEC 2018

Comminution

McLanahan ships Aussie orders
McLanahan ships Aussie orders

La Parrilla crushing it

Spanish tungsten mine completes crusher plant, next step in production path

12 DEC 2018

Plant

La Parrilla crushing it
La Parrilla crushing it
La Parrilla crushing it

MACA to work on Kirkalocka mill, plant refurb

MACA has won a mill construction and plant refurbishment contract at Adaman Resources' Kirkalocka

12 DEC 2018

Design / Build

MACA to work on Kirkalocka mill, plant refurb
MACA to work on Kirkalocka mill, plant refurb
MACA to work on Kirkalocka mill, plant refurb

Mothae in flight

Lesotho diamond mine has reached commercial recoveries

06 DEC 2018

Plant

Mothae in flight
Mothae in flight

MICROMINE eases data flow with IREDES integration

Mining software provider MICROMINE has integrated its technology solutions with IREDES

MICROMINE eases data flow with IREDES integration
MICROMINE eases data flow with IREDES integration
MICROMINE eases data flow with IREDES integration
MICROMINE eases data flow with IREDES integration

Fleetwood sheltering Rio Tinto's FIFO workers for another year

Fleetwood Australia has inked a one-year extension to its contract at Rio Tinto's Searipple Village

Fleetwood sheltering Rio Tinto's FIFO workers for another year
Fleetwood sheltering Rio Tinto's FIFO workers for another year
Fleetwood sheltering Rio Tinto's FIFO workers for another year

ATCO picks up contract for Coeur's Silvertip

Logistics, O&M support agreement extends for three years

ATCO picks up contract for Coeur's Silvertip
ATCO picks up contract for Coeur's Silvertip

Paladin looking at second go for Langer Heinrich

Australian miner rolls out studies for Namibian mine restart

10 DEC 2018

Life-cycle / End of li...

BMA adds to workshop safety at Saraji

BMA chose Hedweld equipment to help prevent injuries when handling heavy vehicle earth-moving tyres

05 DEC 2018

Maintenance

BMA adds to workshop safety at Saraji
BMA adds to workshop safety at Saraji

Hudbay to close Flin Flon operations

Hudbay Minerals looks set to close its former flagship Flin Flon operations in Manitoba, Canada

Hudbay to close Flin Flon operations
Hudbay to close Flin Flon operations

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Pindan putting roofs over Koodaideri

Pindan Contracting chosen to build village for Rio Tinto iron ore mine

12 DEC 2018

Logistics

Pindan putting roofs over Koodaideri
Pindan putting roofs over Koodaideri
Pindan putting roofs over Koodaideri
Pindan putting roofs over Koodaideri

Simpec awarded piping contract for Kwinana plant

Simpec has been awarded its largest contract to date at Tianqi Lithium's Kwinana LHPP1 process plant

11 DEC 2018

Logistics

Simpec awarded piping contract for Kwinana plant
Simpec awarded piping contract for Kwinana plant
Simpec awarded piping contract for Kwinana plant
Simpec awarded piping contract for Kwinana plant

Sirius digs into Woodsmith transport tunnel

Sirius Minerals has begun tunnelling the Woodsmith mine's underground mineral transportation system

07 DEC 2018

Transport

Sirius digs into Woodsmith transport tunnel
Sirius digs into Woodsmith transport tunnel
Sirius digs into Woodsmith transport tunnel

Aggreko launches Global Cooling Tower Series

Aggreko has launched the Global Cooling Tower (GT) Series

Aggreko launches Global Cooling Tower Series
Aggreko launches Global Cooling Tower Series
Aggreko launches Global Cooling Tower Series

SLR acquires Northern Resource Consultants

SLR has acquired Northern Resource Consultants (NRC), a 25-person team of environmental specialists

07 DEC 2018

Natural resources

SLR acquires Northern Resource Consultants
SLR acquires Northern Resource Consultants
SLR acquires Northern Resource Consultants

Siemens brings cloud to YanZhou

Siemens is facilitating cloud-based digitalisation for a mining group in China

06 DEC 2018

Transport

Siemens brings cloud to YanZhou
Siemens brings cloud to YanZhou

Newmont harnesses virtual reality in mine planning

Gold miner Newmont has released details from its strategic mine planning process

14 DEC 2018

Exploration

Newmont harnesses virtual reality in mine planning
Newmont harnesses virtual reality in mine planning
Newmont harnesses virtual reality in mine planning
Newmont harnesses virtual reality in mine planning

GE to launch new IIoT software business

GE is proposing to start a new entity to build a comprehensive IIoT software portfolio

14 DEC 2018

Investment

GE to launch new IIoT software business
GE to launch new IIoT software business
GE to launch new IIoT software business
GE to launch new IIoT software business

Canadian conservationists pushing for responsible BC mining

SkeenaWild Conservation Trust's report outlines principles, practices for responsible mining

13 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Canadian conservationists pushing for responsible BC mining
Canadian conservationists pushing for responsible BC mining
Canadian conservationists pushing for responsible BC mining

Barrick may divest AuTec

Miner reportedly making changes in research, digital areas amid Randgold merger

13 DEC 2018

Investment

Barrick may divest AuTec
Barrick may divest AuTec
Barrick may divest AuTec

Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal

Volvo CE's Electric Site project recently delivered positive results at a test site in Sweden

12 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal
Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal
Volvo CE's Electric Site moves closer to zero-emission goal

Aury Africa trialling dry sorter in new year

Company wants to tackle environment, water resource stresses in South Africa

12 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Aury Africa trialling dry sorter in new year
Aury Africa trialling dry sorter in new year

Caterpillar boosts LiDAR on autonomous trucks

Caterpillar has developed its own light detection and ranging (LiDAR) system

11 DEC 2018

Innovation

Caterpillar boosts LiDAR on autonomous trucks
Caterpillar boosts LiDAR on autonomous trucks

Technology, collaboration and millennials

Adrian Heieis from Riivos reflects on the three words most spoken at the Future of Mining Americas

23 NOV 2018
Technology, collaboration and millennials
Technology, collaboration and millennials
Technology, collaboration and millennials
Technology, collaboration and millennials

Collaboration is the future

The first Future of Mining Americas conference was a roaring success

16 NOV 2018
Collaboration is the future
Collaboration is the future
Collaboration is the future

Staying in the technology race

Gowling WLG's Charles Bond on avoiding protectionist pitfalls

14 NOV 2018
Staying in the technology race
Staying in the technology race

Breaking the paradoxes

Strategies for optimising any business involve using emerging technologies to maximise efficiency

18 OCT 2018
Breaking the paradoxes
Breaking the paradoxes

What will the mine of the future be like?

GHD's Dave Clark and Ellen Downs discuss what increased automation means for mining careers

10 OCT 2018
What will the mine of the future be like?
What will the mine of the future be like?