Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil's National Department of Mineral Production issued Ordinance No. 36 in January, bringing amendments

Development

16 FEB 2015
Murray & Roberts collaborates with NTA

Murray & Roberts collaborates with NTA

Murray & Roberts is to collaborate with the Namibia Training Authority

Sustainability

10 FEB 2015
New mining focused EMBA

New mining focused EMBA

The University of British Columbia will launch an Executive MBA in Strategic Mining Management in September

Sustainability

09 FEB 2015
Causes of Soma disaster revealed

Causes of Soma disaster revealed

Structural deficiencies and the government's economic growth model paved the way for the Soma mine disaster

Sustainability

06 FEB 2015
CSM's Edgar mine gets a revamp

CSM's Edgar mine gets a revamp

The Freeport-McMoRan Foundation has made a gift to Colorado School of Mines for renovation of the Edgar

Logistics

06 FEB 2015
Enverro and Homeground sign software agreement

Enverro and Homeground sign software agreement

Enverro has signed a three-year software licensing agreement with Homeground Villages, part of the Decmil

Sustainability

05 FEB 2015
NIOSH award for Freeport McMoRan

NIOSH award for Freeport McMoRan

NIOSH has given Freeport-McMoRan Americas its award for Mine Safety and Health Technology Innovations

Innovation

04 FEB 2015
Sandvik closes Aussie sites

Sandvik closes Aussie sites

As a result of difficult market conditions, Sandvik Mining has announced further adjustments to its Australian

Sustainability

03 FEB 2015
Mine safety facility to be built in Illinois

Mine safety facility to be built in Illinois

A mine-safety training facility is in the works in Southern Illinois, US

Sustainability

02 FEB 2015
3M introduces new air purifying respirator

3M introduces new air purifying respirator

3M has released its most advanced, versatile, powered air respiratory solution yet in the US

Sustainability

29 JAN 2015
MSHA reports record discrimination complaints

MSHA reports record discrimination complaints

Additionally, MSHA filed 45 complaints in 2014 requesting temporary reinstatement of miners, the second

Sustainability

28 JAN 2015
MacLean celebrates manufacturing milestone

MacLean celebrates manufacturing milestone

MacLean Engineering celebrated the commissioning of its 400th Series 900 scissor bolter on January 22

Development

28 JAN 2015
Enverro launches Crew & Roster product

Enverro launches Crew & Roster product

Leigh Kelson, CEO of Enverro, said: “This is critical functionality for any company responsible for providing

Sustainability

27 JAN 2015
Immersive trains shovel operators in Arizona

Immersive trains shovel operators in Arizona

A major copper mining company in Arizona has chosen to have its shovel operators trained by Immersive

Innovation

27 JAN 2015
Husky UGV used in Chilean mines

Husky UGV used in Chilean mines

By doing so, accurate and reliable sensing and automation will exist to enable improved safety and efficiency

Sustainability

26 JAN 2015
One of the boys

One of the boys

The UK Women in Mining (WIM) organisation and PwC published a very revealing report looking at women

Digging deeper

22 JAN 2015