Sandvik, Barrick collaborate on drill safety

Joint review of new drill rig produces benefits for both manufacturer and end-user

Development

18 NOV 2014

Having a blast

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at blasting technologies in surface mining, and the latest developments in ultra-high-intensity

Sustainability

17 NOV 2014

Coal dust under control

Lee Buchsbaum looks at the techniques and products that major US miners are using to control coal dust

Sustainability

17 NOV 2014

Meet the SIMS

Virtual reality technology once earmarked for safety has become an essential tool for business improvement

Innovation

17 NOV 2014

Alerton enhances hydraulics safety

Inspection light can aid worker safety and help prevent equipment failure

Sustainability

17 NOV 2014

Tyco staff develop safety handling initiative

Tyco employees have initiated a safety handling improvement that has dramatically reduced exposure to

Sustainability

24 OCT 2014

MineARC upgrades scrubbing systems

MineARC is offering all owners of its HRM Series I, II and III refuge chambers the opportunity to upgrade

Sustainability

23 OCT 2014

Strata goes west

Strata Worldwide has opened a new facility in Huntington, Utah

Sustainability

17 OCT 2014

Ontario invests in mining research

The government of Ontario, Canada, is investing in mining industry research that will reduce operating

Logistics

17 OCT 2014

Rostering overhaul for PNG mine

Shiftwork Solutions was recently engaged to work closely with an open-pit copper and gold mine in Papua

Sustainability

13 OCT 2014

New facility for Strata

Strata Worldwide has opened a new facility in Huntington, Utah

Sustainability

07 OCT 2014

EQUA releases new ventilation and fire simulation software

Swedish company EQUA is releasing version 1.1 of its tunnel simulation software IDA Tunnel

Development

06 OCT 2014
MSHA announces August impact inspection results

MSHA announces August impact inspection results

The MSHA has announced that federal inspectors issued 131 citations and 11 orders during special impact

Coal

25 SEP 2014
SAFEmine launches FatigueMonitor at Electra

SAFEmine launches FatigueMonitor at Electra

SAFEmine has developed a multi-technology fatigue detection system for monitoring driver alertness within

Sustainability

10 SEP 2014
Reutech to distribute SlideMinder

Reutech to distribute SlideMinder

Reutech Mining will be an authorised distributor of SlideMinder products in Africa

Fleet

08 SEP 2014
Conflow secures first Colombian contract

Conflow secures first Colombian contract

Conflow has won a major new contract with CI Milpa, a Colombian producer of coking coal

Sustainability

01 SEP 2014