Articles by Ailbhe Goodbody - Page 58 of 62

Closing the deal

Mine closure is an integral part of mine planning. Ailbhe Goodbody examines what is involved in the process,...

Management

29 NOV 2013
Moving mountains

Moving mountains

Thompson Creeks Mt Milligan mine is about to begin commercial production. Ailbhe Goodbody spoke to former...

Mine of the month

29 NOV 2013

A long and winding road

A surface-mine haul road is designed to safely convey material and equipment along the most efficient...

Management

25 OCT 2013

Safety first

There has been a lot of media coverage in the past few weeks about the US government shutdown, which...

Editor's comment

25 OCT 2013
Clearing the air

Clearing the air

Ventilation is a fundamental part of underground mine design. Ailbhe Goodbody examines why it is so important,...

Development

01 OCT 2013

Restoring the glory

Ailbhe Goodbody spoke to dragline OEMs along with providers of ropes, chains, buckets, GETs, drive systems...

Equipment

01 OCT 2013

Earth king

Ailbhe Goodbody attended the Terex Truck Days event in Motherwell, Scotland, in June to find out more...

Equipment

03 SEP 2013

Raise the bar

Ailbhe Goodbody examines recent trends in raise boring and some of the mining projects where it is currently...

Equipment

03 SEP 2013
Ace in the hole

Ace in the hole

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at the use of in-the-hole drilling in the underground mining industry, as well...

Equipment

03 SEP 2013
Managing the details

Managing the details

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at some recent EPCM projects in the mining industry

Management

03 SEP 2013

Smooth operations

Good maintenance management drives down operating costs and improves profitability in mining operations....

Management

24 JUL 2013

Stacking the odds

Stacker-reclaimers are important pieces of bulk-handling equipment. Ailbhe Goodbody looks at how they...

Equipment

24 JUL 2013