Beyond batteries: The future of underground fleets

Beyond batteries: The future of underground fleets

Collaboration group is working towards establishing a technology pilot by late 2021.

Fleet

26 MARCH 2021
Newcrest orders Eriez hydrofloats for Cadia

Newcrest orders Eriez hydrofloats for Cadia

As part of the second stage Newcrest wants to further ramp up the plant to 35Mtpa.

Design / Build

29 JANUARY 2021
Havieron decline approved

Havieron decline approved

Decision had been expected after a maiden resource was reported last month

Development

13 JANUARY 2021
Wärtsilä wins US$183M Lihir power project

Wärtsilä wins US$183M Lihir power project

Project aims to increase the reliability of the electrical supply to raise the mine's output.

Power / Remote power

16 DECEMBER 2020
Cadia integrates remote-control water cannon

Cadia integrates remote-control water cannon

MacLean water cannon patched into Epiroc automation control system.

Innovation

12 NOVEMBER 2020
Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest

Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest

Engineering group tapped for development at Newcrest project.

Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine

Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine

The Igneo system's HTD150 detonators can withstand up to 150 degrees centigrade for up to 48 hours.

Newcrest joins comminution-excellence network

Newcrest joins comminution-excellence network

Miner joins several other miners in coalition circle.

Comminution

30 JUNE 2020
Rain gives Cadia gold mine water buffer

Rain gives Cadia gold mine water buffer

Newcrest had been concerned it would run out of water due to drought

Natural resources

20 MAY 2020
Newcrest earmarks millions for support fund

Newcrest earmarks millions for support fund

Global miner wants to provide support to host communities

Covid-19

08 APRIL 2020
Sustainability boosts for Newcrest

Sustainability boosts for Newcrest

Gold major reported on improved safety, community outreach and environmental efforts

Sustainability

12 NOVEMBER 2019
Cadia crushes downtime with 'intelligent edge'

Cadia crushes downtime with 'intelligent edge'

Newcrest uses Microsoft cloud, AI and IoT tech to manage underground crushing circuit

Comminution

31 OCTOBER 2019