Game-changing mineral analysis tech for gold miners

Game-changing mineral analysis tech for gold miners

Ausdrill subsidiary MinAnalytical deploys new assay technology for mineral analysis

Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio Tinto continues push for more remotely operated, automated drill rigs

New surface drill tech from Sandvik

New surface drill tech from Sandvik

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has announced new surface drill technologies that are being added

Micromine 2018 aids pit design

Micromine 2018 aids pit design

MICROMINE releases the latest version of its 3-D modelling and mine design solution

Aussie research centre to boost exploration

Aussie research centre to boost exploration

MinEx CRC is dedicated to developing a more productive minerals industry

Exploration

04 APR 2018
A view from the air

A view from the air

The use of UAVs and drones in the mining industry is growing at warp speed

Innovation

26 MAR 2018
Communication for automation

Communication for automation

Inmarsat's Joe Carr on how connectivity is critical to enabling automated machinery

Innovation

23 MAR 2018
Airware enhances drone analytics solution

Airware enhances drone analytics solution

US company expanding business with enhancements to its Airware Mining and Quarrying solution

Innovation

23 MAR 2018
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