Will mine automation erode benefits for locals?

Will mine automation erode benefits for locals?

A new deal is needed for host countries due to automation and new technology

Industry comment

23 AUG 2018
Directing your fleet towards the digital mine

Directing your fleet towards the digital mine

Andrew Crose lists four things to consider when choosing a fleet management system

Industry comment

02 JUL 2018
Lessons learned from simulation

Lessons learned from simulation

Five benefits of simulation-based training for the mining industry

Industry comment

21 JUN 2018
Safer South African mines through LTE

Safer South African mines through LTE

LTE communications technology could make South Africa's mining operations safer and more efficient

Industry comment

15 JUN 2018
The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance
The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance
The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance

The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance

Used by the world's leading miners to increase availability, extend asset life, and reduce maintenance

SPONSORED

dingo

Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation
Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation
Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation

Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation

The planning and management of an open pit mine is a complex and challenging task, particularly for mines

SPONSORED

micromine

Three ways to improve your crushing circuit for increased production
Three ways to improve your crushing circuit for increased production
Three ways to improve your crushing circuit for increased production

Three ways to improve your crushing circuit

When it's time to ramp up production or efficiently adjust your circuit, do you know your options?

SPONSORED

metso

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

Keep safe from silica

Keep safe from silica

Gregory A. Cade highlights the dangers of occupational silica dust exposure

Industry comment

05 JUN 2018
For richer, for poorer - artisanal diamond mining in Sierra Leone

For richer, for poorer - artisanal diamond mining in Sierra Leone

Dr Roy Maconachie on how the wealth from Sierra Leone's diamonds fails to enrich local communities

Industry comment

01 JUN 2018
Mining's supply struggles

Mining's supply struggles

Maptek's managing director Peter Johnson sat in on Future of Mining Sydney's METS investment talks

Industry comment

18 MAY 2018
The importance of standing up for women

The importance of standing up for women

The importance of taking a stand to encourage women in the mining industry

Industry comment

08 MAR 2018
Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%
Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%
Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%

Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves

Utilizing Cummins Filtration & Komatsu's filter optimization program

SPONSORED

cummins engines

Continual plant optimization is essential to ensure maximum profitability
Continual plant optimization is essential to ensure maximum profitability
Continual plant optimization is essential to ensure maximum profitability

Continual plant optimization is essential

Beneficiation plants have many separate processes each requiring specialist equipment

SPONSORED

netzsch

New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker analysis
New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker analysis
New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker analysis

New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker

Users of IMDEX Limited ioGAS software, can now connect directly to acQuire's GIM Suite

Unlock your high performance potential with the Human Factor
Unlock your high performance potential with the Human Factor
Unlock your high performance potential with the Human Factor

Unlock your high performance potential with

The individual v the collective

The mining sector can strike gold with IoT

The mining sector can strike gold with IoT

Joe Carr explains how miners can make use of IoT technology

Investment

17 JUL 2017
Us and them

Us and them

How innovation from other industries could help to create a more sustainable mining industry

Industry comment

23 MAR 2017
Why it's time to start caring about lithium

Why it's time to start caring about lithium

Lithium powers many of the products we rely on every day, and now is the time for companies to cash in

Industry comment

18 JAN 2017
Impact of lubrication on TCO underestimated

Impact of lubrication on TCO underestimated

A Shell study has found that mining companies are undervaluing potential savings from effective lubrication

Maintenance

12 JAN 2017
Taking on tailings with technology

Taking on tailings with technology

Dr Caius Priscu, head of mineral residue facilities at Anglo American, writes exclusively for MM

Industry comment

06 JAN 2017
Machine learning enters mines

Machine learning enters mines

Penny Stewart discusses the rise in the use of machine-learning algorithms on mine sites

Innovation

22 DEC 2016
Mine smarter

Mine smarter

Vinesh Lacman on how embracing the IoT can encourage smarter mining practices

Sustainability

16 DEC 2016
Zero HIV

Zero HIV

On World AIDS day, Stefaan Van der Borght of Anglo American reflects on lessons learnt

Sustainability

01 DEC 2016
The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance
The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance
The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance

The Global Leader in Predictive Maintenance

Used by the world's leading miners to increase availability, extend asset life, and reduce maintenance

SPONSORED

dingo

Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation
Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation
Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation

Micromine setting the standard in Pit Optimisation

The planning and management of an open pit mine is a complex and challenging task, particularly for mines

SPONSORED

micromine

Three ways to improve your crushing circuit for increased production
Three ways to improve your crushing circuit for increased production
Three ways to improve your crushing circuit for increased production

Three ways to improve your crushing circuit

When it's time to ramp up production or efficiently adjust your circuit, do you know your options?

SPONSORED

metso

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

Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%
Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%
Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves 60%

Anglo American's Coal Mine in Australia saves

Utilizing Cummins Filtration & Komatsu's filter optimization program

SPONSORED

cummins engines

Continual plant optimization is essential to ensure maximum profitability
Continual plant optimization is essential to ensure maximum profitability
Continual plant optimization is essential to ensure maximum profitability

Continual plant optimization is essential

Beneficiation plants have many separate processes each requiring specialist equipment

SPONSORED

netzsch

New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker analysis
New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker analysis
New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker analysis

New GIM Suite and ioGAS connection for quicker

Users of IMDEX Limited ioGAS software, can now connect directly to acQuire's GIM Suite

Unlock your high performance potential with the Human Factor
Unlock your high performance potential with the Human Factor
Unlock your high performance potential with the Human Factor

Unlock your high performance potential with

The individual v the collective