Articles by Ailbhe Goodbody - Page 58 of 63

Making a difference with maintenance

Making a difference with maintenance

It is well known that underground mining is a dirty business, and this means that maintenance and repair...

Maintenance

18 JUL 2014
Whittling away the waste

Whittling away the waste

Ailbhe Goodbody attended Whittle Consulting's Money Mining seminar in London in March, and learned about...

Management

23 MAY 2014
Bolting in the deep

Bolting in the deep

Ground support is important in underground mining and tunnelling to control ground movement and deformation,...

Digging a little deeper

Digging a little deeper

As mines hit deeper levels, more logistical challenges are raised. Ailbhe Goodbody investigates

Logistics

25 APR 2014
Striking a chord

Striking a chord

The economic effect of mining strikes is well documented, but the security concerns can be considerable...

Equipment

23 APR 2014
The art of mining

The art of mining

Artisanal and small-scale mining is widely practised globally, but can present security challenges for...

Logistics

09 APR 2014

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Delving the depths

Delving the depths

Deep-sea mining is moving closer to becoming a reality. Ailbhe Goodbody examines the current state of...

Equipment

27 MAR 2014
Delving the depths

Delving the depths

Deep-sea mining is moving closer to becoming a reality. Ailbhe Goodbody examines the current state of...

Base metals

26 MAR 2014
Striking a chord

Striking a chord

The economic effect of mining strikes is well documented, but the security concerns can be considerable...

Logistics

26 MAR 2014
The art of mining

The art of mining

Artisanal and small-scale mining is widely practised globally, but can present security challenges for...

Management

26 MAR 2014

Fleet-footed

A good fleet-management system is an essential part of modern mining operations. Ailbhe Goodbody explores...

Logistics

21 FEB 2014
Insights into innovation

Insights into innovation

Ailbhe Goodbody attended a presentation by John McGagh, head of innovation at Rio Tinto, at the Imperial...

Equipment

05 FEB 2014