Automatic for the people

Automatic for the people

The future of mining is here in the form of automation, but how long until robots take over from humans?...

Innovation

02 SEPTEMBER 2015
Metso helps Codelco reduce downtime

Metso helps Codelco reduce downtime

Service experts work on replacements at large Chilean mill

Plant

26 AUGUST 2015
Codelco joins forces with Hexagon, RCT

Codelco joins forces with Hexagon, RCT

Chilean miner gets assistance in dealing with harsh conditions

Sustainability

10 JULY 2015
Austin wins Las Bambas work

Austin wins Las Bambas work

Austin Engineering has won a two-year contract for maintenance work at MMG's Las Bambas copper mine

Fleet

18 JUNE 2015
Codelco buys hangup-assessment robot

Codelco buys hangup-assessment robot

This type of robot is world first, according to Canadian news report

Innovation

12 JUNE 2015
The appetite for renewables

The appetite for renewables

Elizabeth Judd examines whether lower oil prices will dampen the mining industry's enthusiasm for renewable...

Natural resources

05 JUNE 2015
Weight of the world on their shoulders

Weight of the world on their shoulders

Block caving is presently throwing up some formidable obstacles to development

Reports

26 MARCH 2015
ARCON Solar acquires SUNMARK Solutions

ARCON Solar acquires SUNMARK Solutions

ARCON Solar has acquired SUNMARK Solutions, and the merged company has been named Arcon-Sunmark

Logistics

04 FEBRUARY 2015
BOAMine looks for deeper market access

BOAMine looks for deeper market access

Chilean software developer believes its new open-pit optimiser can have an impact in international arena...

Innovation

11 JANUARY 2015
Outotec to revamp Codelco's Potrerillos plant

Outotec to revamp Codelco's Potrerillos plant

The move will ensure that the smelter and acid plant comply with the new Chilean environmental regulations...

Base metals

08 DECEMBER 2014
Amec scoops Chuquicamata contract

Amec scoops Chuquicamata contract

Amec Foster Wheeler has won an engineering contract for a new processing facility at Codelco's Chuquicamata...

Design / Build

05 DECEMBER 2014