Articles by Craig Guthrie

Hitachi CM invests in Chrysalix innovation fund

Hitachi CM invests in Chrysalix innovation fund

Startups in the Chrysalix RoboValley Fund offer novel technologies and services.

Investment

22 OCT 2020
Sandvik to acquire CGTech

Sandvik to acquire CGTech

CGTech has developed the VERICUT machining simulation and optimisation solution.

Investment

22 OCT 2020
Wärtsilä to power Grasberg expansion

Wärtsilä to power Grasberg expansion

The remote Grasberg mine will be powered via a 100km transmission line.

Boart Longyear on the digitalisation of drill rigs

Boart Longyear on the digitalisation of drill rigs

Company tells Mining Magazine how it is approaching the new drill rig landscape.

Tomra rolls out sorting software

Tomra rolls out sorting software

System designed to make better use of data to improve decision making and throughput.

Plant

21 OCT 2020
EnerDynamic targets remote sites with solar units

EnerDynamic targets remote sites with solar units

EnerDynamic supplies off-grid, solar-powered housing units that could enable greener exploration.

Logistics

20 OCT 2020
Zinc8 targets energy storage demand in Australia

Zinc8 targets energy storage demand in Australia

Zinc8's hybrid flow battery uses zinc and air as fuel.

IMDEX powers through COVID-19

IMDEX powers through COVID-19

Border and travel restrictions caused strong demand for IMDEX cloud technologies.

Logistics

19 OCT 2020
GRES to get Nullagine mill running

GRES to get Nullagine mill running

Operation has been on care and maintenance for about nine months.

Plant

19 OCT 2020
Codelco trialling electric mining truck

Codelco trialling electric mining truck

The electrical model begins its industrial test at an altitude of more than 2,000 meters.

Fleet

16 OCT 2020
VA Erzberg and Liebherr launch hybrid truck trials

VA Erzberg and Liebherr launch hybrid truck trials

The hybrid trucks will save 3 million litres of diesel and 4,200t of CO₂ per year

Fleet

16 OCT 2020
Japan

Japan's JERA to close 'inefficient' coal plants by 2030

JERA also set 2050 as a target for zero emissions

Sustainability

15 OCT 2020