Keech mechanical bucket in underground mine trial

Keech mechanical bucket in underground mine trial

A new mechanical bucket to be released in February 2012 by Keech Australia has been put to trial in the...

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10 JANUARY 2012
Mine Site Technologies acquires Nixon Communications

Mine Site Technologies acquires Nixon Communications

Mining communications solutions provider Mine Site Technologies has acquired 100% of the share capital...

Equipment

03 JANUARY 2012
Leighton Contractors awarded contract extension at Dawson coal mine

Leighton Contractors awarded contract extension at Dawson coal mine

Leighton Contractors has been awarded a US$121.7 million, one-year contract extension for the provision...

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03 JANUARY 2012
Asciano secures new contract with Rio Tinto in Queensland

Asciano secures new contract with Rio Tinto in Queensland

Asciano's Pacific National Coal haulage business has entered into a new 10-year performance-based take-or-pay...

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22 DECEMBER 2011
Peabody Energy completes acquisition of Macarthur Coal

Peabody Energy completes acquisition of Macarthur Coal

Peabody Energy has completed the acquisition of all outstanding shares in Macarthur Coal.

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22 DECEMBER 2011
Redpath launches dedicated coal division

Redpath launches dedicated coal division

Redpath has announced the launch of a dedicated Australian coal mining division.

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19 DECEMBER 2011
FLSmidth awarded material handling project in Australia

FLSmidth awarded material handling project in Australia

FLSmidth has signed a contract to supply material handling equipment to an iron ore mine owned by Gindalbie...

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14 DECEMBER 2011
ERA selects Veolia brine technology

ERA selects Veolia brine technology

Energy Resources Australia has selected brine concentrator technology from Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies...

Equipment

13 DECEMBER 2011
Ernest Henry commences production

Ernest Henry commences production

Initial underground mine production has successfully commenced at Xstrata Coppers Ernest Henry Mining...

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12 DECEMBER 2011
BASF and CSIRO join forces

BASF and CSIRO join forces

BASF has signed a long-term agreement with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation...

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09 DECEMBER 2011
Wormald fire-protects Sino

Wormald fire-protects Sino

Wormald has been chosen by MCC Mining to design and install a fire-protection solution at the Sino iron...

Equipment

05 DECEMBER 2011
Rio Tinto drives up autonomous trucks

Rio Tinto drives up autonomous trucks

Rio Tinto is to become the proud owner of the world's largest fleet of autonomous trucks.

Equipment

05 DECEMBER 2011