Articles by Ailbhe Goodbody

Michelin adds new size of most popular surface mine tyre

Michelin adds new size of most popular surface mine tyre

The Michelin XDR3 tyre size 27.00R49 provides increased tyre life and load capacity

Fleet

24 APR 2019
Sandvik to automate and digitalise Chuquicamata underground mine

Sandvik to automate and digitalise Chuquicamata underground mine

Sandvik will deliver AutoMine and OptiMine solutions to Codelco's Chuquicamata mine in Chile

Aikhal mine life to be extended by 10 years

Aikhal mine life to be extended by 10 years

Alrosa has decided to further develop its Aikhal underground mine by another 300m in depth

Set in concrete

Set in concrete

Shotcreting is a key part of ground support in many underground mining operations

Vattenfall and Boliden partnership for a fossil-free future

Vattenfall and Boliden partnership for a fossil-free future

Vattenfall and Boliden have signed a partnership agreement

Natural resources

03 APR 2019
Commit Works set for North American expansion

Commit Works set for North American expansion

Commit Works has announced its expansion into the North American region

Investment

02 APR 2019
Joint clients of IBM and Sandvik using Watson IoT tech

Joint clients of IBM and Sandvik using Watson IoT tech

Barminco, Hindustan Zinc, Petra Diamonds and Vedanta Zinc tap into the Sandvik and IBM relationship

Innovation

01 APR 2019
Liebherr enhances ultra-class mining trucks

Liebherr enhances ultra-class mining trucks

Liebherr is continuously improving its ultra-class mining trucks

Fleet

29 MAR 2019
Schneider Electric and Alderon enter strategic partnership

Schneider Electric and Alderon enter strategic partnership

Schneider Electric has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Kami Mine Limited Partnership

RCT Kalgoorlie commissions Sandvik i-series loader

RCT Kalgoorlie commissions Sandvik i-series loader

RCT has installed its autonomous technology on a Sandvik LH621i loader for one of its clients

Fleet

28 MAR 2019
DRA Global selected for Gregory Crinum

DRA Global selected for Gregory Crinum

DRA Global has been selected as the preferred partner for the restart and operations and maintenance...

UNSW investigates protecting wetlands from UG mining

UNSW investigates protecting wetlands from UG mining

Engineers at UNSW want to learn more about the impact of coal mining on wetlands

Natural resources

26 MAR 2019