A look beneath the surface

A look beneath the surface

Donna Schmidt takes a broad-view look at some developments from the globe's longwall coal operations

Fleet

04 MAY 2018
Artisan puts electric truck in motion

Artisan puts electric truck in motion

California company's Z40 all-electric, 40-ton haul truck is now available

Fleet

24 APR 2018
RCT assists mud-mining at El Teniente

RCT assists mud-mining at El Teniente

RCT's automation technology helps Codelco mine in mud at El Teniente

Fleet

20 APR 2018
Marcotte unveils RAM40 carrier

Marcotte unveils RAM40 carrier

Canadian equipment producer named new unit in honour of founder

Fleet

28 MAR 2018
MSHA reopens floor for diesel comments

MSHA reopens floor for diesel comments

The US MSHA has reopened invitation for public comment for a second time

Sustainability

28 MAR 2018
Kingnor opens China factory

Kingnor opens China factory

The new manufacturing facility is located in Daye, Hubei province

Development

23 MAR 2018
The cutting edge of hard rock

The cutting edge of hard rock

Hard-rock cutting technologies have huge potential, not just for development purposes but also in a production

Innovation

14 MAR 2018
Atlas Copco wins Pucobre order

Atlas Copco wins Pucobre order

Atlas Copco has won a significant order from Chilean mining company Sociedad Punta del Cobre

Fleet

07 MAR 2018
Cat longwall with automation for Peabody

Cat longwall with automation for Peabody

Peabody recently ordered a complete Cat longwall mining system for its North Goonyella mine

Innovation

06 MAR 2018
Breaking the surface

Breaking the surface

Surface mining machines can also be used in hard rock applications. Ailbhe Goodbody investigates

Fleet

21 FEB 2018
'Considerable growth' ahead for underground equipment

'Considerable growth' ahead for underground equipment

New research shows significantly rising demand for segment

Fleet

21 FEB 2018
SMT Scharf acquires RDH Mining Equipment

SMT Scharf acquires RDH Mining Equipment

SMT Scharf has acquired an interest in 100% of the shares in RDH Mining Equipment

Fleet

15 FEB 2018
Subsea mining tools ace trials

Subsea mining tools ace trials

Nautilus completes submerged trials for its seafloor production tools

Fleet

13 FEB 2018
Nautilus trials successfully progressing

Nautilus trials successfully progressing

Nautilus Minerals has provided an update on submerged trials for its seafloor production tools

Fleet

31 JAN 2018
Geodrill secures Subika project

Geodrill secures Subika project

It is Geodrill's second long-term contract with Newmont

Development

17 JAN 2018
Pybar tests Cat loader underground

Pybar tests Cat loader underground

Pybar is conducting the first underground trial of the new Cat R1700 loader

Fleet

22 DEC 2017