Caterpillar, Newmont develop underground automation tech

Caterpillar, Newmont develop underground automation tech

Caterpillar and Newmont have entered a collaboration agreement to improve automation technology

Advancing load and haul

Advancing load and haul

Ailbhe Goodbody examines the recent trends in trucks and loaders for the mining industry

Fleet

17 JULY 2018
WesTrac launches Australia's first Cat MD6250 drill

WesTrac launches Australia's first Cat MD6250 drill

WesTrac is launching the first Cat MD6250 rotary blasthole drill into Australia

Fleet

20 JUNE 2018
RCT helps to increase productivity at Nifty

RCT helps to increase productivity at Nifty

RCT is helping Metals X to increase productivity and safety at its Nifty copper mine in Australia

Caterpillar produces 1,000th 797 ultra-class truck

Caterpillar produces 1,000th 797 ultra-class truck

Caterpillar recently celebrated the manufacture of the 1,000th Cat 797 mining truck

Fleet

08 JUNE 2018
Caterpillar launches new Cat 814K wheel dozer

Caterpillar launches new Cat 814K wheel dozer

The new Cat 814K wheel dozer from Caterpillar has several new features

Fleet

04 JUNE 2018
Female operators immersed in training at Grasberg

Female operators immersed in training at Grasberg

PT Freeport Indonesia is offering equipment simulator training for its female workforce at Grasberg

Slow rise of the robots

Slow rise of the robots

The time when robots replace all workers on a mine site may still be some way off

Innovation

16 MAY 2018
Nevada Copper advances pre-construction at Pumpkin Hollow

Nevada Copper advances pre-construction at Pumpkin Hollow

Nevada Copper Corp has announced a series of important milestones at Pumpkin Hollow

Development

14 MAY 2018
Up to grade

Up to grade

The important function of motor graders in keeping haul roads maintained

Maintenance

14 MAY 2018
A look beneath the surface

A look beneath the surface

Donna Schmidt takes a broad-view look at some developments from the globe's longwall coal operations...

Fleet

04 MAY 2018
Caterpillar produces 5,000th 793 truck

Caterpillar produces 5,000th 793 truck

Caterpillar recently completed assembly of the 5,000th Cat 793 mining truck

Fleet

02 MAY 2018