From classic motor to minesite

From classic motor to minesite

A ceramic coating technology originally designed for use in the automotive industry is finding a niche

Case studies

16 FEB 2015

Knauf Gips saves on running costs

Knauf Gips has seen a 22% reduction in fuel consumption at its Hüttenheim mine after switching its towing

Case studies

20 NOV 2014
DuPont Kevlar toughens conveyor belts

DuPont Kevlar toughens conveyor belts

Data collected in a field trial with Codelco demonstrated a capacity increase of over 18% with a 60%

Transport

26 SEP 2014
At your service

At your service

TEC Systems Group explains how it has helped to improve efficiency and production at a salt mine in Kansas,

Innovation

18 JUL 2014
A complex migration

A complex migration

Matrix Technologies outlines how it was able to upgrade PLCs and minimise downtime at an underground

Innovation

18 JUL 2014
Santa Rita ramps up efficiency

Santa Rita ramps up efficiency

Sanjeeva Latchireddi presents the operational and optimisation findings from his study at Mirabela's

Case studies

18 JUL 2014
Cleaning Kensingtons water

Cleaning Kensingtons water

When Coeur Alaskas Kensington mine needed to double its mine-water treatment capacity, it turned to high-rate

Natural resources

23 MAY 2014
A heart of gold

A heart of gold

MM takes a look at Coeur Minings Rochester mine in Nevada, US. The mine is currently undergoing a major

Mine of the month

25 OCT 2013
Gearing up at Husab mine

Gearing up at Husab mine

As the massive Namibian uranium project starts up, Roger Murray reports on the challenges involved

Mine of the month

24 JUL 2013
Aljustrel: back in business

Aljustrel: back in business

Despite a history of stop-start operations, IM Minings Portuguese copper-zinc mine is once again online.

Mine of the month

31 MAY 2013