Komatsu invests in surface drills

Komatsu invests in surface drills

Komatsu is accelerating the development of smaller drills for surface mining applications

Development

01 MAR 2018
Virtual reality training at Oyu Tolgoi

Virtual reality training at Oyu Tolgoi

Rio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi mine operates ten WorksiteVR Quest systems

Innovation

19 DEC 2017
Longyear diamond bit launched in Australia

Longyear diamond bit launched in Australia

Boart Longyear releases the Longyear Green Bit in Australia

Exploration

22 NOV 2017
Liebherr presents autonomous solution

Liebherr presents autonomous solution

Liebherr is unveiling its new autonomous haulage solution

Fleet

17 NOV 2017
Automation at the ready for ASI, Liebherr

Automation at the ready for ASI, Liebherr

Mobius will be compatible with the OEM's autonomous-ready haul trucks

Fleet

31 OCT 2017
RCT Guidance hits 5 million hour mark

RCT Guidance hits 5 million hour mark

RCT's ControlMaster Guidance automation solution has clocked up more than five million operating hours

Innovation

26 OCT 2017
Mitsui agreement for BHP Spence mine

Mitsui agreement for BHP Spence mine

Mitsui's agreement concerns desalination and conveyance services to be provided to Minera Spence

Natural resources

17 OCT 2017
Busy year for Caterpillar

Busy year for Caterpillar

Caterpillar hosted a group of journalists from the mining and construction industries in September

Innovation

16 OCT 2017
BlastLogic improves copper productivity

BlastLogic improves copper productivity

A South American copper mine has seen close to 60% increases in efficiency since adopting Maptek BlastLogic

Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Cat Command for Hauling added to more trucks at Fortescue's iron ore mines

Fleet

27 SEP 2017
MotionMetrics launches newest ShovelMetrics edition

MotionMetrics launches newest ShovelMetrics edition

MotionMetrics has applied machine learning with artificial intelligence technology for ShovelMetrics

Innovation

21 SEP 2017
Booyco PDS installed at surface mine

Booyco PDS installed at surface mine

Booyco Electronics is currently installing its PDS technology at a surface mining operation in South

Sustainability

19 MAR 2015