Articles by Nia Kajastie

Eleonore to be linked to Quebec high-speed network

Eleonore to be linked to Quebec high-speed network

Newmont Goldcorp's Eleonore mine will be given access to the region's fibre-optics

Communications

24 MAY 2019
Back on the slopes

Back on the slopes

The methods and technologies used to monitor slope stability have advanced greatly in recent decades...

Kespry offers more flexibility for drone ownership

Kespry offers more flexibility for drone ownership

Aerial intelligence company Kespry has launched a new 'bring your own drone' programme

CSIRO tech aids agitation flow at Fosterville gold plant

CSIRO tech aids agitation flow at Fosterville gold plant

CSIRO's Swirl Flow could reduce maintenance needs at Kirkland Lake Gold's Fosterville plant

Plant

21 MAY 2019
Sandvik, Codelco continue automation, digitalisation journey

Sandvik, Codelco continue automation, digitalisation journey

Sandvik will deliver AutoMine fleet solutions for underground trucks at Codelco's El Teniente mine

Teck aims to reduce release of nitrate from blasting

Teck aims to reduce release of nitrate from blasting

Teck is piloting a new blasting process to prevent nitrate from entering the environment

Natural resources

20 MAY 2019
Hands clean

Hands clean

There might not be enough pressure on miners to act quickly on environmental issues

Editor's comment

17 MAY 2019
Glencore preps Onaping Depth for electric future

Glencore preps Onaping Depth for electric future

Glencore is working with battery equipment manufacturers to bring live its all-electric mine

Fleet

17 MAY 2019
Hindustan on a digital roll, now with Epiroc

Hindustan on a digital roll, now with Epiroc

Hindustan Zinc will deploy Epiroc's MMI digitalisation product at its Rampura Agucha mine

Ex-Google engineers improve AI training for autonomous vehicles

Ex-Google engineers improve AI training for autonomous vehicles

Deepen AI's tool can interpret data about environments and moving objects around autonomous vehicles...

Innovation

15 MAY 2019
Finnish start-up raises funds to boost IIoT network

Finnish start-up raises funds to boost IIoT network

Software company Wirepas will continue development of its wireless connectivity platform

Investment

15 MAY 2019
Vale spends more on dry processing to avoid tailings dams

Vale spends more on dry processing to avoid tailings dams

Vale aims to invest a further BRL11 billion in dry processing of iron ore