JGMS buys into Newtrax

JGMS buys into Newtrax

In late July, Newtrax Technologies welcomed a new investor keen to buy into what is a very prospective

Innovation

01 AUG 2014
Mining recruitment to pick up

Mining recruitment to pick up

Recruitment activity is currently cooling off after a busier than usual March quarter, according to Stratum

Sustainability

31 JUL 2014
Remote possibilities

Remote possibilities

Ailbhe Goodbody investigates the benefits of using remote and integrated operations centres to run mining

Innovation

23 JUL 2014
Sandvik launches Eclipse foam

Sandvik launches Eclipse foam

Sandvik Fire Suppression has announced the launch of Eclipse, an environmentally friendly fluorine-free

Sustainability

23 JUL 2014
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and

OSIsoft's industrial software can help miners reduce workplace injuries

SPONSORED

osisoft

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement

The mine contacted Metso to reduce primary gyratory crusher concave liners replacement time

SPONSORED

metso

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte

Engineering and planning were key to getting a critical reclaimer up and running in under 14 days

SPONSORED

metso

Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance

Serious about safety: The case for collision

See how an integrated safety solution addresses dangers to ensure everyone gets home safely.

SPONSORED

hexagon mining

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning

Right off the bat, there was a 100% difference.

SPONSORED

matrix

Stay alert, stay alive

Stay alert, stay alive

It is vital that mine managers review and update their fire-protection provisions on a regular basis.

Sustainability

18 JUL 2014

Chain reaction

The end has come to the longest and most costly wage dispute in South African history

Editor's comment

18 JUL 2014
A call to action

A call to action

Should more be done to promote women in mining? This is the title of a discussion that was posed on Aspermonts

Editor's comment

04 JUN 2014
Still ever vigilant?

Still ever vigilant?

Though safety has greatly improved since the disaster at the Upper Big Branch coal mine in 2010, Lee

Sustainability

25 APR 2014
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's

No matter the material handling challenge you may have, Cascade can design a solution for you.

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian road construction company TSM

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground

Formulated and designed to be used in any geologic structure from iron ore to sand.

SPONSORED

dyno nobel

Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks

Increasing production by removing comminution

Bottlenecks are typically found in the equipment for comminution, transportation or classification.

SPONSORED

metso

How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?

How to increase production of a minerals

From the initial blasting to the final step, even the smallest of inefficiencies can add up.

SPONSORED

metso

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases

GIW's MDX 42 wet end achieves 24,000 hours between rebuilds.

SPONSORED

giw industries

Improving the safety record

Improving the safety record

Mine Site Technologies reports on some of the practical considerations affecting the adoption of safety

Sustainability

25 APR 2014
Cracking down on bribery

Cracking down on bribery

Richard Obank and John Gollaglee look at recent trends and shifts in the regulatory market regarding

Reports

25 APR 2014
Engineering a culture of safety

Engineering a culture of safety

Shaun Kenny, president of Bechtel Mining & Metals, reviews some of the companys biggest projects and

Interviews

26 MAR 2014
Economics of comfort

Economics of comfort

By providing quality room and board to workers, mining companies give themselves a competitive edge,

Sustainability

19 MAR 2014
FIFO: time for a rethink

FIFO: time for a rethink

A new report from Stratum International has highlighted the need for change at FIFO operations. MM looks

Sustainability

05 MAR 2014
ECS delivers mineshaft cover to Daw Mill

ECS delivers mineshaft cover to Daw Mill

ECS Engineering Services is supplying a specially-engineered cover plate to the Daw Mill colliery in

Coal

28 FEB 2014
A safety state of mind

A safety state of mind

Experts at Modular Mining Systems discuss how creating an environment that encourages adherence to operating

Sustainability

21 FEB 2014
Being mindful of mental health

Being mindful of mental health

Steve Stokes of South Pacific Private explains why the mental health of a mines workforce should be high

Sustainability

21 FEB 2014
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and

OSIsoft's industrial software can help miners reduce workplace injuries

SPONSORED

osisoft

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement

The mine contacted Metso to reduce primary gyratory crusher concave liners replacement time

SPONSORED

metso

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte

Engineering and planning were key to getting a critical reclaimer up and running in under 14 days

SPONSORED

metso

Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance

Serious about safety: The case for collision

See how an integrated safety solution addresses dangers to ensure everyone gets home safely.

SPONSORED

hexagon mining

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning

Right off the bat, there was a 100% difference.

SPONSORED

matrix

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's

No matter the material handling challenge you may have, Cascade can design a solution for you.

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian road construction company TSM

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground

Formulated and designed to be used in any geologic structure from iron ore to sand.

SPONSORED

dyno nobel

Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks

Increasing production by removing comminution

Bottlenecks are typically found in the equipment for comminution, transportation or classification.

SPONSORED

metso

How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?

How to increase production of a minerals

From the initial blasting to the final step, even the smallest of inefficiencies can add up.

SPONSORED

metso

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases

GIW's MDX 42 wet end achieves 24,000 hours between rebuilds.

SPONSORED

giw industries