Bis acquires UGM

Bis acquires UGM

International resource logistics company Bis has expanded its underground business by acquiring UGM

Rethinking the future of underground mining

Rethinking the future of underground mining

Donna Schmidt finds out how some top underground engineers are tackling changing conditions

Apollo to resume mine services at Salau

Apollo to resume mine services at Salau

Apollo has commenced with the re-installation of mine services within the historical Salau mine

Seal of approval - the advantages of hydraulic seal systems

Seal of approval - the advantages of hydraulic seal systems

The benefits of specifying hydraulic seal systems for powered longwall roof supports

GR Engineering wins Fosterville EPC contract

GR Engineering wins Fosterville EPC contract

GR Engineering Services has been awarded a contract by Kirkland Lake Gold's Fosterville gold mine

Sandvik launches DO600 onboard bolter

Sandvik launches DO600 onboard bolter

Sandvik has launched the new Sandvik DO600 onboard solution

Yancoal's Austar to restart

Yancoal's Austar to restart

Australian coal miner Yancoal will be resuming limited longwall production at the Austar operation

Pybar awarded Far West contract

Pybar awarded Far West contract

Pybar Mining Services has been awarded the underground mining contract at Far West

Pybar scoops second Thalanga contract

Pybar scoops second Thalanga contract

Pybar Mining Services has won a second contract at Red River Resources' Thalanga zinc project

DMT releases newest Slim Borehole Scanner

DMT releases newest Slim Borehole Scanner

The newest generation of DMT's SBS is suitable for extra-slim drill holes

Dyno Nobel initiates a record-breaking underground blast

Dyno Nobel initiates a record-breaking underground blast

Renard mine uses DigiShot Plus for large stope blast

Support for future miners

Support for future miners

MM talks to MacLean about the evolution of ground-support equipment and the future role of operators

Hexagon measuring tech adds precision to underground mining

Hexagon measuring tech adds precision to underground mining

Hexagon's MS60 multistation was demoed at the University of Arizona's San Xavier underground mine

ICMM member safety data released

ICMM member safety data released

ICMM's annual safety data report recorded 51 fatalities in 2017

The research teams

WVU teams get funding for methane, ground control research

WVU researchers have received funding for work on longwall methane and ground control studies

DSI Underground supports R&D through growth

DSI Underground supports R&D through growth

The group is increasing know-how, manufacturing capabilities and scope through latest acquisitions