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

Algorithms: mining's crystal ball

Algorithms: mining's crystal ball

The implementation of machine learning algorithms at Newcrest's Lihir mine

Investment

02 JUN 2017
Hexagon introduces Stope Optimizer

Hexagon introduces Stope Optimizer

Hexagon Mining introduces Stope Optimizer, a strategic mine planning tool for underground

Innovation

02 JUN 2017
Metso, Rockwell partnership set to improve productivity

Metso, Rockwell partnership set to improve productivity

Jani Puroranta talks about Metso's recent collaboration with Rockwell Automation

Mining3 launches In Place mining concept

Mining3 launches In Place mining concept

Mining3 is leading a transformational initiative called In Place mining

Investment

01 JUN 2017