Smart sensing:the next generation

Smart sensing:the next generation

Joseph Ducarme, Jacob Carr and Miguel Reyes from the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and

Management

24 JUL 2013
The perfect storm

The perfect storm

As to why centre stage, the answer is that we have a ‘perfect storm’: falling commodity prices and rising

Management

24 JUL 2013

Red dirt

Iron ore, like the rest of the mining industry, could be said to have faced tough times recently

Management

24 JUL 2013
Enhancing the bottom line

Enhancing the bottom line

Mike Batka of the Kal Tire Mining Tire Group outlines the potential benefits and savings gained by working

Management

24 JUL 2013
Iron renaissance

Iron renaissance

Lee Buchsbaum examines the US iron-ore industry and its performance over the past 12 months

Management

24 JUL 2013

Smooth operations

Good maintenance management drives down operating costs and improves profitability in mining operations.

Management

24 JUL 2013
Treating tyres as assets

Treating tyres as assets

Peter Kearney and Johni Francis advise mining fleet managers on how to plan effective tyre management

Management

24 JUL 2013

Freeze wall uranium mining

Brian Mattie from Cameco outlines successful methods for extracting uranium at McArthur River mine in

Management

11 JUN 2013

Russia roots for potash

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

Management

31 MAY 2013

Swick takes on grade control at Grasberg

Swick Mining Services underground diamond-drilling division has been awarded an initial two-rig, 12-month,

Management

31 MAY 2013

Do your rosters minimise fatigue?

Jim Huemmer looks at how shifts at mine sites can be adjusted to optimise employee alertness

Management

31 MAY 2013

Down with tailings

Dr Tracy Shimmield looks at deep-sea mine tailings placement and the associated marine environmental

Management

31 MAY 2013

Custodians of knowledge

Carly Lovejoy asks a range of firms about the current role of consultants within the mining industry,

Management

31 MAY 2013

Rapid results

Carol Shobrook and Michael Hodges explain how the dewatering of tailings pond slurries can be achieved

Management

29 APR 2013

The tyre gurus

Kal Tires managing director, Europe, Africa & Australia, Chris Skelton, explains to Carly Lovejoy the

Management

29 APR 2013

Paste: add value using waste

Nick Slade takes a look at the advantages of using paste backfill in underground mining and examines

Management

29 APR 2013