Ampcontrol deploys high-voltage system at NSW mine

Ampcontrol deploys high-voltage system at NSW mine

The transformer has a final fully assembled weight of 85 tonnes.

Power / Remote power

11 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
Orocobre and EnergyX to partner on lithium extraction

Orocobre and EnergyX to partner on lithium extraction

Firms will explore methods that are more efficient, sustainable, and economic.

Plant

06 AUGUST 2020
Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit

Weir to cut carbon emissions at Australian unit

Engineering group expects 100,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions cut over the five-year agreement.

Sustainability

06 AUGUST 2020
Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami

Newmont orders thyssenkrupp crusher for Tanami

Crusher will form part of Newmont's Tanami Expansion 2 project in Australia's Northern Territory.

Comminution

05 AUGUST 2020
BHP recycling truck tyres in Oz

BHP recycling truck tyres in Oz

Miner bringing in new jobs with truck tyre initiative

Sustainability

04 AUGUST 2020
WA commits A$20M for robotics facility

WA commits A$20M for robotics facility

Amira will use funding for robotics, automation test facility development

Investment

03 AUGUST 2020
GACW signs distribution deal for non-pneumatic wheels

GACW signs distribution deal for non-pneumatic wheels

Company signs exclusive distribution deal with Brownfield Engineering.

Transport

31 JULY 2020
Helix dumpers for Macarthur Minerals

Helix dumpers for Macarthur Minerals

RCR MT holds an exclusive license to develop the Helix system in Australia.

Transport

31 JULY 2020
Anglo American readies Grosvenor for 2021 restart

Anglo American readies Grosvenor for 2021 restart

Plans to restart operations in the second half of 2021.

Fleet

31 JULY 2020
Optalert and GE Mining integrate drowsiness, collision systems

Optalert and GE Mining integrate drowsiness, collision systems

Collaboration combines proximity avoidance technology with fatigue detection

Fleet

27 JULY 2020
Autonomy and the era of 'smart tyres'

Autonomy and the era of 'smart tyres'

Integrated sensors continuously monitor heat and tyre pressure.

Maintenance

24 JULY 2020