Seizing blasting's benefits

Seizing blasting's benefits

What technologies for cost savings in blast optimisation are having the biggest impact?

Barminco keeps Agnew contracts

Barminco keeps Agnew contracts

Gold Fields has awarded Barminco two four-year contracts at the Agnew gold mine in Western Australia

Rocsil helps fight the North Goonyella fire

Rocsil helps fight the North Goonyella fire

Cavity-filling foam is playing a key role in the firefighting effort at North Goonyella

Pybar to provide operator training in Australia

Pybar to provide operator training in Australia

Underground mining contractor Pybar is working on becoming a Registered Training Organisation

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and

OSIsoft's industrial software can help miners reduce workplace injuries

SPONSORED

osisoft

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement

The mine contacted Metso to reduce primary gyratory crusher concave liners replacement time

SPONSORED

metso

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte

Engineering and planning were key to getting a critical reclaimer up and running in under 14 days

SPONSORED

metso

Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance

Serious about safety: The case for collision

See how an integrated safety solution addresses dangers to ensure everyone gets home safely.

SPONSORED

hexagon mining

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning

Right off the bat, there was a 100% difference.

SPONSORED

matrix

Newtrax tech enhances Granny Smith emergency readiness

Newtrax tech enhances Granny Smith emergency readiness

Newtrax-enabled cap lamp technology is in use at Gold Fields' Granny Smith mine

Barminco secures Sunrise Dam contract extension

Barminco secures Sunrise Dam contract extension

AngloGold Ashanti Australia has awarded Barminco a five-year contract extension at Sunrise Dam

DRA Global secures Gloria EPCM contract

DRA Global secures Gloria EPCM contract

DRA Global has secured an EPCM contract with Assmang's Black Rock mine operations

Frontier introduces SLR mining to Sedibeng, Star

Frontier introduces SLR mining to Sedibeng, Star

Frontier Diamonds is using the sub-level retreat mining method at its Sedibeng and Star mines

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian road construction company TSM

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's

No matter the material handling challenge you may have, Cascade can design a solution for you.

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground

Formulated and designed to be used in any geologic structure from iron ore to sand.

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dyno nobel

Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks

Increasing production by removing comminution

Bottlenecks are typically found in the equipment for comminution, transportation or classification.

SPONSORED

metso

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases

GIW's MDX 42 wet end achieves 24,000 hours between rebuilds.

SPONSORED

giw industries

How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?

How to increase production of a minerals

From the initial blasting to the final step, even the smallest of inefficiencies can add up.

SPONSORED

metso

First gold from Comet Vale

First gold from Comet Vale

Orminex has poured first gold from its 51%-owned Comet Vale project in Western Australia

Rockwell Automation wins major Codelco contract

Rockwell Automation wins major Codelco contract

Codelco has awarded a major contract with an approximate value of US$50 million to Rockwell

Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco

Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco

Ausdrill has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Barminco Holdings

Deswik, Minnovare tie-in adds accuracy to underground D&B

Deswik, Minnovare tie-in adds accuracy to underground D&B

Deswik has welcomed drill-and-blast technology manufacturer Minnovare as an integration partner

New Sandvik Sleeve Saver longwall pick

New Sandvik Sleeve Saver longwall pick

The Sleeve Saver longwall pick is engineered to last longer than standard longwall picks

Wearing it well

Wearing it well

Donna Schmidt looks at some of the most exciting advances in wearable technology for miner safety

Cullinan goes for BME blasting system

Cullinan goes for BME blasting system

Cullinan diamond mine has implemented BME's AXXIS centralised blasting system

Knight Hawk Coal selects Beumer for conveyor system

Knight Hawk Coal selects Beumer for conveyor system

The 6.4km overland system will be commissioned next April

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining
Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and mining

Welcome to the FitBit era for metals and

OSIsoft's industrial software can help miners reduce workplace injuries

SPONSORED

osisoft

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety
Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement downtime and improves safety

Kumba Iron Ore's Kolomela reduces liner replacement

The mine contacted Metso to reduce primary gyratory crusher concave liners replacement time

SPONSORED

metso

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair
Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte meet tight timeline for repair

Rapid response helps Mineração Rio do Norte

Engineering and planning were key to getting a critical reclaimer up and running in under 14 days

SPONSORED

metso

Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance
Serious about safety: The case for collision avoidance

Serious about safety: The case for collision

See how an integrated safety solution addresses dangers to ensure everyone gets home safely.

SPONSORED

hexagon mining

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine
How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning Springs Mine

How a Digital Network Is Transforming Burning

Right off the bat, there was a 100% difference.

SPONSORED

matrix

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM
3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian construction company TSM

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE

3D truck volume measurement systems by LASE for Russian road construction company TSM

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit
With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's the Limit

With Cascade Specialty Attachments, the Sky's

No matter the material handling challenge you may have, Cascade can design a solution for you.

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting
DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground in coal mining and quarry blasting

DIFFERENTIAL ENERGY ™ is breaking ground

Formulated and designed to be used in any geologic structure from iron ore to sand.

SPONSORED

dyno nobel

Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks
Increasing production by removing comminution circuit bottlenecks

Increasing production by removing comminution

Bottlenecks are typically found in the equipment for comminution, transportation or classification.

SPONSORED

metso

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime
GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases Mill Pump Uptime

GIW's Proprietary Gasite Material Increases

GIW's MDX 42 wet end achieves 24,000 hours between rebuilds.

SPONSORED

giw industries

How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?
How to increase production of a minerals processing plant?

How to increase production of a minerals

From the initial blasting to the final step, even the smallest of inefficiencies can add up.

SPONSORED

metso