Articles by Ailbhe Goodbody

A well-oiled machine

A well-oiled machine

Barnaby Ngai on making the most of oils and lubricants

Maintenance

20 AUG 2019
Implementing IPCC

Implementing IPCC

There are some advantages for open-pit mines that use in-pit crushing and conveying (IPCC) systems

Comminution

19 AUG 2019
Construction begins on Elysis R&D centre

Construction begins on Elysis R&D centre

Construction started on Elysis' R&D centre in Saguenay, Quebec on August 16

Innovation

19 AUG 2019
Flotation taking its coarse

Flotation taking its coarse

Coarse flotation is one way to improve processing efficiency as ore grades decline

McGill gets funding for fragmentation research

McGill gets funding for fragmentation research

McGill receives funding for a project to validate and test a new method for rock breakage

Aura IQ conveyor health monitoring solution launched

Aura IQ conveyor health monitoring solution launched

Future Fibre Technologies has released its new Aura IQ solution for conveyor health monitoring

Quebec invests in Ormuco

Quebec invests in Ormuco

Investment in R&D will help Ormuco accelerate growth in Quebec's tech ecosystem

Investment

06 AUG 2019
CU Boulder explores biomining in space

CU Boulder explores biomining in space

Researchers at CU Boulder have received a grant to investigate biomining in space

Exploration

05 AUG 2019
Michelin XDR 3 tyre now available in 37.00R57 size

Michelin XDR 3 tyre now available in 37.00R57 size

The Michelin XDR 3 surface-mine haul tyre is now available in 37.00R57

Fleet

01 AUG 2019
MCA and UQ launch Minecraft add on

MCA and UQ launch Minecraft add on

MCA and UQ have launched a new 3-D digital game for Minecraft's Education Edition

Innovation

12 JUL 2019
Kevitsa receives Komatsu electric trucks

Kevitsa receives Komatsu electric trucks

Boliden received the trucks as part of its investment into a new fleet for Kevitsa and Aitik

Fleet

12 JUL 2019
Leading the electric charge

Leading the electric charge

Kirkland Lake Gold introduced battery electric vehicles to its Macassa mine in 2012