Getting in gear

Getting in gear

Donna Schmidt on the latest developments in the field of surface trucks and loaders

Fleet

20 MAY 2019
Glencore preps Onaping Depth for electric future

Glencore preps Onaping Depth for electric future

Glencore is working with battery equipment manufacturers to bring live its all-electric mine

Fleet

17 MAY 2019
Autonomous trucks go live at Cloudbreak

Autonomous trucks go live at Cloudbreak

FMG moves a step closer to fully autonomous haulage fleet

Belaz eyes global growth

Belaz eyes global growth

Belarusian equipment maker looks to build legitimacy as mine-sourcing power

Fleet

09 MAY 2019
Caterpillar equipment and systems for Koodaideri

Caterpillar equipment and systems for Koodaideri

Rio Tinto recently signed an agreement with Caterpillar for its new Koodaideri iron ore mine

Investment

07 MAY 2019
RCT completes automation project at Spanish mines

RCT completes automation project at Spanish mines

RCT has finalised a major automation project at MATSA's Aguas Teñidas and Magdalena mines

Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Caterpillar's first electric-drive LHD machine will be based on its R1700 underground loader

NRW's Golding bags Coronado Curragh contract

NRW's Golding bags Coronado Curragh contract

NRW Holdings subsidiary Golding Contractors has received a letter of direction from Coronado Curragh...

Fleet

03 APRIL 2019
Bauma preview: Surface solutions

Bauma preview: Surface solutions

The focus of the second Bauma product preview is on solutions for surface mines

New design cuts maintenance on Cat rope shovels

New design cuts maintenance on Cat rope shovels

Caterpillar introduced a new wet disk snubber upgrade for dipper doors on its electric rope shovels

Maintenance

02 APRIL 2019
The case for battery electric

The case for battery electric

Caterpillar and Epiroc used the Future of Mining Australia conference to push the case for BEVs

Fleet

27 MARCH 2019
National's NMX slated to sell Cat surplus

National's NMX slated to sell Cat surplus

Company will have exclusive rights to parts, components sales