Brokk adapts robots for high-heat processing

Brokk adapts robots for high-heat processing

Steel caterpillar tracks and cylinder protection enable operators to get closer to hot processes.

Fleet

11 SEPTEMBER 2020
Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

The control features are designed to optimise testwork initiatives and enhance functionality.

Operational Excellence

07 SEPTEMBER 2020
FLSmidth CDO: Digitalisation isn't about humans versus machines

FLSmidth CDO: Digitalisation isn't about humans versus machines

Mining Magazine EMEA editor Craig Guthrie talked to Mikko Tepponen, FLSmidth's chief digital officer...

Innovation

04 SEPTEMBER 2020
Vale opens 'green' grinding hub in China

Vale opens 'green' grinding hub in China

Grinder will make a cleaner raw material for pellet making.

Plant

26 AUGUST 2020
Vale uses battery storage at ore terminal

Vale uses battery storage at ore terminal

Battery storage can reduce the final cost of energy consumed at the port by almost 20%.

Power / Remote power

25 AUGUST 2020
Venture goes for dry screening at Riley

Venture goes for dry screening at Riley

Dry screening chosen as a way to realise early cash flow from Tasmanian iron ore project.

Plant

13 AUGUST 2020
Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott

Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott

Company to provide and commission equipment for a lab at the Robe Valley mine.

Innovation

07 AUGUST 2020
 HYBRIT reaches fossil-free pellet milestone

HYBRIT reaches fossil-free pellet milestone

The HYBRIT trials replaced the fuel oil traditionally used in the process with a bio-oil

Sustainability

05 AUGUST 2020
Vale activates emergency protocol for another dam

Vale activates emergency protocol for another dam

Level one emergency protocol for Barragem 5 tailings dam.

Iran's HEPCO targets mining expansion

Iran's HEPCO targets mining expansion

The US has banned the sale of mining equipment and services to Iran.

Fleet

29 JULY 2020
Vale to trial electric locomotive

Vale to trial electric locomotive

Fully electric switchyard locomotive is a first for Brazil's mining industry.

Transport

29 JULY 2020
Canada Nickel sets up NetZero Metals

Canada Nickel sets up NetZero Metals

The EV sector and others are seeking zero-carbon nickel, cobalt and iron products.

Sustainability

28 JULY 2020