Clever connections

Good communications networks can enhance the productivity, safety and performance of surface mines, reports

Management

11 NOV 2009

A deepening success story

Dumas Contracting is one of North Americas most successful full-service, underground mining, contracting

Management

11 NOV 2009

Kopex sets its sights on Remag and Waratah

One of Polands key mining-equipment producers looks set to further expand its global horizons with the

Equipment

11 NOV 2009
Larox opens Chinese subsidiary

Larox opens Chinese subsidiary

On October 16, Larox celebrated the inauguration of its new production plant in Suzhou Industrial Park,

Equipment

05 NOV 2009
BHP opens Newman Mining Hub

BHP opens Newman Mining Hub

BHP Billiton has officially opened the Newman Mining Hub in Western Australia.

Equipment

05 NOV 2009
New Gemcom MineSched 6.1

New Gemcom MineSched 6.1

Gemcom Software International has released MineSched 6.1, the latest version of its next generation scheduling

Equipment

05 NOV 2009
China Minmetals constructs copper mine

China Minmetals constructs copper mine

China Minmetals plans to begin the construction of its US$1 billion Galeno copper mine in Peru in 2010,

Equipment

02 NOV 2009
Aker signs service contract for Toromocho

Aker signs service contract for Toromocho

Aker Solutions has been awarded the detailed engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM)

Equipment

14 OCT 2009
Sandvik supplies major mine restart

Sandvik supplies major mine restart

Sandvik has announced that it has been selected to supply a range of mining equipment to Northern Iron

Equipment

14 OCT 2009

Contracting down under

In the final instalment of the series of articles on contract mining, Paul Moore looks at some of the

Management

14 OCT 2009

Hands off

On May 1, 2009, Australian rare earths company Lynas Corp announced that it had signed a binding heads

Editor's comment

14 OCT 2009

Arctic waste management

Cameron Clayton, a geological engineer with Golder Associates, discusses different approaches to tailings

Management

14 OCT 2009

Steel cord technology

Advances in steel-cord conveyor belts and belt splicing are improving performance in key mining applications,

Equipment

14 OCT 2009

Sandvik opens biggest plant in Jiading, China

On September 17, Sandvik Mining and Construction inaugurated its largest Chinese production facility

Equipment

14 OCT 2009

Safety with productivity

Todd Kennedy of Siemens Energy & Automation outlines important aspectsof safety and control in modern

Equipment

14 OCT 2009
Rio invests in Mongolian copper project

Rio invests in Mongolian copper project

Rio Tinto has signed an investment agreement with the Mongolian Government for the development of the

Equipment

06 OCT 2009