Articles by Ailbhe Goodbody - Page 59 of 62

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

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

Russia roots for potash

Ailbhe Goodbody visited EuroChem's VolgaKaliy potash project near Volgograd, Russia, in April to learn...

Management

31 MAY 2013

Feeling tired?

Fatigue is implicated in approximately 69% of mining accidents involving haul trucks. As a result, fatigue...

Sustainability

31 MAY 2013

The whizzes of oz

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at some of the main players providing contract mining services in Australia

Management

29 APR 2013
Consolidating control

Consolidating control

Ailbhe Goodbody speaks to process-control and automation providers about the advantages of plant automation...

Management

29 APR 2013
Learning the ropes

Learning the ropes

Bridon launched the Bridon Technology Centre, a new facility for the development of advanced mining ropes,...

Events

27 MAR 2013
Rules of engagement

Rules of engagement

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at the types and functions of ground-engaging tools (GETs) used in the mining industry,...

Equipment

27 MAR 2013
Back to school

Back to school

Ailbhe Goodbody attended the School of Underground Mining in Krakw, Poland, to learn about new solutions...

Events

27 MAR 2013

Up in the air

Different types of airborne surveying are common in mineral exploration. Ailbhe Goodbody looks at what...

Management

20 FEB 2013

Enhanced exchange

Ailbhe Goodbody examines the status of data exchange systems in surface mining

Equipment

24 JAN 2013