Articles by Noel Dyson

Komatsu chasing sustainability at Minexpo

Komatsu chasing sustainability at Minexpo

At the Minexpo 2021 Komatsu's haulage concepts are prioritising emissions reduction as well as auton...

Fleet

26 JUL 2021
BHP breaks records

BHP breaks records

South Flank will boost the overall quality of BHP's iron ore suite

Plant

20 JUL 2021
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There's hydrogen in them thar hills

Cummins is pivoting towards the new energy source requirements.

Sustainability

02 JUL 2021
Remote option crushing safety concerns

Remote option crushing safety concerns

Remote lance tool has multiple benefits and applications

Spry move for Micromine

Spry move for Micromine

Micromine buying Precision Mining.

Big Bell blast a Dyno Nobel first

Big Bell blast a Dyno Nobel first

Company calls the blast a significant milestone for the its wireless detonator offering.

PE swoops on MaxMine

PE swoops on MaxMine

Technology aimed at boosting miners' value from their load and haul operations.

Fleet

25 MAY 2021
BHP produces first ore at South Flank

BHP produces first ore at South Flank

The mine was designed with autonomous haulage in mind.

Development

20 MAY 2021
Orica puts Minova on the block

Orica puts Minova on the block

Minova's revenue was impacted by a decline in the US coal market

Exploration

13 MAY 2021
Surface blaster goes underground

Surface blaster goes underground

The software also creates technical reports, hole timing analysis and contouring

Exploration

06 MAY 2021
Help dump diesel

Help dump diesel

Initiative is aimed at developing concepts for large scale haul truck electrification systems.

Fleet

05 MAY 2021
RPM updates Schedule Optimiser Tool

RPM updates Schedule Optimiser Tool

Open pit operations could unlock greater levels of productivity and profitability