Boonanarring a lock for December quarter start

Infrastructure work, equipment arrivals all progressing as scheduled

15 AUG 2018

Development

Boonanarring a lock for December quarter start
Boonanarring a lock for December quarter start
Boonanarring a lock for December quarter start

Giving you more when it comes to raisebore

A look at one of the industry's most trusted, but least talked about methods.

komatsu

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Giving you more when it comes to raisebore
Giving you more when it comes to raisebore

The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance

Used by the world's leading miners to increase availability, extend asset life, and reduce maintenance

dingo

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The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance
The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance

Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%

Utilizing Cummins Filtration & Komatsu's filter optimization program

cummins engines

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Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%
Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%

Bel Air reaches completion

Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has confirmed the completion of the Bel Air bauxite mine in Guinea

Development

13 AUG 2018
Bel Air reaches completion
Bel Air reaches completion

Go-ahead for new Quebrada Blanca project

Teck Resources has received regulatory approval for its Quebrada Blanca Phase 2 project

10 AUG 2018

Development

Go-ahead for new Quebrada Blanca project
Go-ahead for new Quebrada Blanca project

Lindero keeps edging closer to start-up

Fortuna Silver Mines' Lindero project in Argentina is still aiming for an operations start in 2019

09 AUG 2018

Development

Lindero keeps edging closer to start-up
Lindero keeps edging closer to start-up

Anglo adds 16 Komatsu 830Es in Australia

Miner has rented the electric drive dump trucks for two sites

15 AUG 2018

Fleet

Anglo adds 16 Komatsu 830Es in Australia
Anglo adds 16 Komatsu 830Es in Australia
Anglo adds 16 Komatsu 830Es in Australia

Metal 7 gains Megatraction

Canadian company Metal 7 has acquired mining equipment manufacturer Megatraction Equipment

10 AUG 2018

Fleet

Metal 7 gains Megatraction
Metal 7 gains Megatraction

Terex Trucks TA300 gets improved transmission

The TA300 articulated hauler from Terex Trucks has been updated with a new transmission

09 AUG 2018

Fleet

Terex Trucks TA300 gets improved transmission

Microsleep causes dramatic truck tip-up

A truck operator is believed to have dozed off and braked suddenly, causing the truck to sit upright

03 AUG 2018

Fleet

The truck tipped up and sat on the rear of its tray
The truck tipped up and sat on the rear of its tray

StrataConnect™ DigitalBRIDGE™

Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) coaxial cable network for digital data access and transmission

strata worldwide

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StrataConnect™ DigitalBRIDGE™
StrataConnect™ DigitalBRIDGE™

EV Momentum Inevitability

Electrification now competes for attention in underground mining projects

EV Momentum Inevitability
EV Momentum Inevitability

Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation

The planning and management of an open pit mine is a complex and challenging task, particularly for mines

micromine

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Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation
Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation

Simplified maintenance work and increased safety at LKAB

Wear and tear from material impact on belt resulted in costly maintenance for the conveyor system

metso

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Simplified maintenance work and increased safety at LKAB
Simplified maintenance work and increased safety at LKAB

Cat trucks hit another milestone

Caterpillar has manufactured and delivered its 50,000th articulated truck

31 JUL 2018

Fleet

Cat trucks hit another milestone
Cat trucks hit another milestone

Hitachi to automate Whitehaven's Maules Creek fleet

Hitachi will collaborate with Whitehaven Coal on the implementation of an autonomous haulage system

Hitachi to automate Whitehaven's Maules Creek fleet
Hitachi to automate Whitehaven's Maules Creek fleet
Hitachi to automate Whitehaven's Maules Creek fleet

Hexagon introduces HxGN MineDiscover Display 9

Hexagon's Mining division has introduced the HxGN MineDiscover Display 9

Hexagon introduces HxGN MineDiscover Display 9
Hexagon introduces HxGN MineDiscover Display 9

ASI begins work with Barrick Gold on major autonomous haulage project

ASI and Barrick Gold will retrofit and automate a fleet of haul trucks at the company's Arturo mine

ASI begins work with Barrick Gold on major autonomous haulage project
ASI begins work with Barrick Gold on major autonomous haulage project

The 'technological transformation' within drilling

Sandvik's customers are in need of intelligent machines for predictable, precise blasthole drilling

The 'technological transformation' within drilling

Sandvik improves DTH hammer design

Sandvik has launched its new RH560 down-the-hole (DTH) hammer

Sandvik improves DTH hammer design
Sandvik improves DTH hammer design

Game-changing mineral analysis tech for gold miners

Ausdrill subsidiary MinAnalytical deploys new assay technology for mineral analysis

Game-changing mineral analysis tech for gold miners
Game-changing mineral analysis tech for gold miners

Regis extends MACA's contract at Duketon

MACA will continue to deliver open-pit mining services at Regis Resources' Duketon South operations

Regis extends MACA's contract at Duketon
Regis extends MACA's contract at Duketon
Regis extends MACA's contract at Duketon

Athabasca marks milestone

Oil sands project surpasses one billion barrels

Athabasca marks milestone
Athabasca marks milestone

Cerro Moro goes commercial

Yamana Gold has declared commercial production at its Cerro Moro gold and silver operation

Cerro Moro goes commercial

Thiess secures QCoal Northern Hub contract

Thiess has been awarded a new contract by QCoal to continue operations at the QCoal Northern Hub

Thiess secures QCoal Northern Hub contract
Thiess secures QCoal Northern Hub contract

BHP sticks to Thiess at Rocky's Reward

Thiess has been awarded a A$225 million contract to provide mining services at Rocky's Reward

BHP sticks to Thiess at Rocky's Reward
BHP sticks to Thiess at Rocky's Reward

Gascoyne marks first gold at Dalgaranga

Gascoyne Resources has recorded the first gold pour at its Dalgaranga project

Gascoyne marks first gold at Dalgaranga
Gascoyne marks first gold at Dalgaranga

Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine

High volume dewatering of the Main Pit at Koolan Island is underway and performing as planned

Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine
Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine
Dewatering underway at Koolan Island mine

SICK launches new LiDAR sensor technology

SICK has launched the LMS1000 and MRS1000 infrared LiDAR sensors

SICK launches new LiDAR sensor technology
SICK launches new LiDAR sensor technology

3D Laser Mapping to become GeoSLAM

On July 19, 3D Laser Mapping began to merge with its sister company, GeoSLAM

3D Laser Mapping to become GeoSLAM
3D Laser Mapping to become GeoSLAM

Steps taken towards Samarco settlement

Vale and BHP sign agreement with Brazilian authorities regarding the Samarco tailings dam failure

Steps taken towards Samarco settlement

Anglo American responds to social impacts from Gibihi road closure

Anglo American has announced a A$1 million (US$774,000) Moura community fund

Anglo American responds to social impacts from Gibihi road closure
Anglo American responds to social impacts from Gibihi road closure

Georesources tech company Qteq expands

Australian company Qteq will acquire Perth-based subsurface data-logging company Surtech Systems

Georesources tech company Qteq expands
Georesources tech company Qteq expands