Moving the game forward

Moving the game forward

Following an unprecedented response to their September 2012 article and winning a Mining Magazine award,

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25 OCT 2013
Forward charge

Forward charge

The bulk explosives most widely used in today’s surface mining industry are ammonium nitrate (AN)-based.

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25 OCT 2013

A medal-winning look at energy efficiency

Increasing energy efficiency in crushing and grinding can bring major savings. CEEC offers an insight

Management

01 OCT 2013
Progress in the Pilbara

Progress in the Pilbara

In September, Rio Tinto announced that it had loaded the first shipment of iron ore from its expanded

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01 OCT 2013
Keeping up with Cat

Keeping up with Cat

Carly Leonida caught up with the Caterpillar Global Mining team in Australia to find out about the companys

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01 OCT 2013

A job for the experts

The mining industry trend towards using larger grinding mills and a single process line has made the

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01 OCT 2013

A birds eye view

It is hard to believe that something as complex as iron-ore mining can be controlled from one central

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01 OCT 2013

Automating Diavik

MICROMINEs Pitram reporting solution has been deployed at the Diavik diamond mine in Canada. MM reports

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03 SEP 2013

Quantifying clays

Near-infrared (NIR) spectroscopy has a long history in mineral exploration. However, it is becoming increasingly

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03 SEP 2013

Sub-level caving: engineered to perform

Simon Steffen of Elexon Mining discusses methods for optimising production at modern sublevel caves,

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03 SEP 2013
Food for thought

Food for thought

The global potash market has received much media attention in the past month. Carly Leonida outlines

Management

03 SEP 2013
Risky business

Risky business

Much ink has been shed on the subject of regulation in the mining sector. But there is one emerging area

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03 SEP 2013
Managing the details

Managing the details

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

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03 SEP 2013
Doubling down

Doubling down

A brand-new mining and grade control technique which promises to blow traditional methods out of the

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03 SEP 2013
A new lease of life

A new lease of life

GeoProMining explains how it plans to maximise gold recovery from low-grade refractory ores at its Zod

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03 SEP 2013

Rules of the road

Tony Cutler of Otraco International presents a case study from the Nimingarra mine site in Australia

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24 JUL 2013