CRC ORE methods put to the test at San Cristóbal

CRC ORE methods put to the test at San Cristóbal

CRC ORE's IES and Grade Engineering are being used at the San Cristóbal mine

No longer a slippery slope

No longer a slippery slope

Slope monitoring in the surface-mining industry has become routine practice to support mining staff

Gaining traction

Gaining traction

Eric Tomicek investigates the key to safe and competent haul road operations

Fleet

11 JUL 2017
Blastboss launches Holeguard

Blastboss launches Holeguard

Holeguard is a new multi-function blasthole pre-treatment combating poor collaring, hole decay and wall

Development

10 JUL 2017
Why preconcentrate, and how?

Why preconcentrate, and how?

Walter Valery and Kristy-Ann Duffy explore some of the technologies and benefits available to miners

Plant

05 JUL 2017
A view to a drill

A view to a drill

Technology such as automation is being used to increase the accuracy and productivity of underground

Development

04 JUL 2017
Jameson Cells selected for Cobre Panama

Jameson Cells selected for Cobre Panama

It is the second Jameson Cell project to be installed in South America in the last six months

Plant

03 JUL 2017
Deister launches EMCO 360 crusher optimiser feeder

Deister launches EMCO 360 crusher optimiser feeder

Deister Machine Co has introduced its new EMCO 360 crusher optimiser feeder

Comminution

30 JUN 2017
The best coarse of action

The best coarse of action

Eric Bain Wasmund looks at coarse particle flotation for the pre-concentration of base metal sulphides

Plant

30 JUN 2017
Sorting the wheat from the chaff

Sorting the wheat from the chaff

Harald Muller and Henry Kurth look at the role of on-belt analysis technologies in improving process

Silver starts flowing at La Platosa

Silver starts flowing at La Platosa

Site visit shows dewatering is just the start for high-grade silver mine

Precious metals

26 JUN 2017
Making mining lean

Making mining lean

The benefits of achieving lean mining practices through increased visibility and control over operations

Sustainability

21 JUN 2017
Blast away your energy costs

Blast away your energy costs

Motion Metrics explains how better fragmentation can lead to savings downstream

ExxonMobil helps mine save US$1.1 million

ExxonMobil helps mine save US$1.1 million

Premium hydraulic oil optimises performance of Terex excavators

Five minutes with Superior Industries

Five minutes with Superior Industries

A short interview with Jarrod Felton, president of Superior Industries

Interviews

16 JUN 2017
Bethune mine produces first potash

Bethune mine produces first potash

K+S has produced the first tonnes of marketable potash in its new Bethune potash mine