Sandvik delivers trucks to Mt Lyell

Sandvik delivers trucks to Mt Lyell

Sandvik Mining and Construction - Region Australia Pacific will supply eight 60t TH660 underground haul...

Equipment

05 SEPTEMBER 2011
Wrtsil supplies Solomon power plant

Wrtsil supplies Solomon power plant

Wrtsil has been awarded the contract to supply engines, generators and associated auxiliary equipment...

Equipment

05 SEPTEMBER 2011
Wesfarmers selects ThoroughTec for Curragh ramp up

Wesfarmers selects ThoroughTec for Curragh ramp up

Wesfarmers Curragh has chosen to integrate ThoroughTecs new CYBERMINE4 surface mining simulators into...

Equipment

01 SEPTEMBER 2011

CSIR O opens International Centre of Excellence

CSIRO has been selected by the Chilean Government to develop an International Centre of Excellence in...

Equipment

02 AUGUST 2011

Fighting fire

Fire-suppression systems are vital for safeguarding workers and equipment at underground mines. Carly...

Equipment

02 AUGUST 2011
Cat signs haul-truck deal with FMG

Cat signs haul-truck deal with FMG

Caterpillar and Fortescue Metals Group aim to install 45 autonomous haul trucks at Solomon iron ore mine...

Reports

02 AUGUST 2011
Cat and WesTrac sign autonomous truck deal

Cat and WesTrac sign autonomous truck deal

Caterpillar and WesTrac have signed a deal with Fortescue Metals Group to put autonomous vehicles into...

Equipment

07 JULY 2011
Rio launches Pilbara operations centre

Rio launches Pilbara operations centre

Rio Tinto has announced the opening of its new operations centre, a key part of the Mine of the Future,...

Equipment

28 JUNE 2010
Xstrata suspends Aussie developments

Xstrata suspends Aussie developments

Xstrata has suspended US$478 million of expenditure to develop both the Wandoan thermal coal project...

Equipment

08 JUNE 2010

Super tax

Global miners have been up in arms over a planned 40% super tax on miner profits in Australia, announced...

Editor's comment

02 JUNE 2010

Joinlox/Xstrata deal

Brisbane-based firms Joinlox and Xstrata Technology have signed a global licensing agreement on the use...

Equipment

05 MAY 2010
Worlds largest HPGR drive system for Boddington

Worlds largest HPGR drive system for Boddington

ABB has successfully commissioned the worlds largest high pressure grinding roll (HPGR) drive system...

Equipment

10 MARCH 2010