Leighton to provide Moorvale extension

Leighton Contractors has been awarded a contract extension worth US$125 million for the provision of...

Equipment

29 MARCH 2012

Ausdrill extends Ensham

Ausdrills Australian drill and blast division has negotiated a contract extension with Ensham Resources...

Equipment

29 MARCH 2012
Rio Tinto pushes technology boundaries

Rio Tinto pushes technology boundaries

Rio Tinto has purchased three more of Immersive Technologies PRO3 Advanced Equipment Simulators for its...

Equipment

29 MARCH 2012

Clash of the titans

The brouhaha surrounding the takeover of Australian manufacturer Ludowici took a new twist in March

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29 MARCH 2012
Siemens grinds up Cadia

Siemens grinds up Cadia

Siemens has modernised a gearless grinding mill drive at Newcrest Mining's Cadia Valley operations in...

Equipment

23 MARCH 2012
Wormald trains Xstrata Coal staff

Wormald trains Xstrata Coal staff

Fire protection specialist Wormald has delivered fire safety awareness training to staff at Xstrata Coal...

Equipment

14 MARCH 2012
ABB powers Rio Tinto iron

ABB powers Rio Tinto iron

ABB has won orders worth around US$100 million from Rio Tinto for 17 distribution substations to support...

Equipment

13 MARCH 2012

Metso dumpers for Hamersley Iron

Metso has won a deal to supply a tandem rotary railcar dumper to Hamersley Irons Cape Lambert, Port B...

Equipment

01 MARCH 2012

Automation gets nearer to a reality

Automated bolting and mesh handling on a continuous miner is considered by some to be the Holy Grail...

Equipment

01 MARCH 2012

Sandvik tools up Savage River

Grange Resources has signed a two-year contract with Sandviks Tasmania office in Burnie, to supply a...

Equipment

01 MARCH 2012

Downer wins $600m magnetite-mining deal

Downer EDI has won a six-year magnetite-mining contract with Karara Mining (KML) for the provision of...

Equipment

01 MARCH 2012

Thiess scoops billion-dollar, six-year Oz Minerals contract

Thiess has been awarded a six-year mining contract to extend operations at OZ Minerals Prominent Hill...

Equipment

01 MARCH 2012