Straits boosted by InSite

Straits Resources has implemented Gemcoms InSite mine production management solution at the Tritton copper...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Healthier haulage

Healthier haulage

Roger Thompson looks at safety and performance considerations for optimal mine haul-road design

Management

01 NOVEMBER 2011

Mt Isa powers up

Xstrata Mount Isa Mines has secured a long-term supply of electricity and gas to meet forecast demand...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
X-ray vision for analysis

X-ray vision for analysis

A new state-of-the art X-ray imaging detector that is smaller than a postage stamp is the key to a powerful...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011

BHP approves dam phase one

BHP Billiton has approved US$1.2 billion in pre-commitment capital for the first phase of the Olympic...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011

Rio to fund Tasmans Vulcan exploration

Rio Tinto Exploration, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rio Tinto, has signed a conditional agreement with...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Sandvik scoops Cadia LHD contract

Sandvik scoops Cadia LHD contract

Sandvik has won a contract to supply 14 load-haul-dumpers (LHDs) for the initial production phase of...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Metso signs Vertimill agreement

Metso signs Vertimill agreement

Metso and the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, have finalised a three-year agreement...

Equipment

25 OCTOBER 2011
Countering climate variability

Countering climate variability

Brett Goebel, Bruce Harper and Christopher Hertle discuss managing the risks associated with climate...

Reports

05 OCTOBER 2011
Low impact CSIRO gold extraction process to be assessed at Tunkillia

Low impact CSIRO gold extraction process to be assessed at Tunkillia

Minotaur Exploration has signed a contract to conduct field trials of a new CSIRO in-situ gold extraction...

Equipment

03 OCTOBER 2011
Sandvik signs major project order in Australia

Sandvik signs major project order in Australia

Sandvik has signed a major contract with Boral for a new quarry plant.

Equipment

30 SEPTEMBER 2011
Sandvik scoops Cadia LHD contract

Sandvik scoops Cadia LHD contract

Sandvik has won a contract to supply 14 LHDs (load-haul-dumpers) for the initial production phase of...

Equipment

23 SEPTEMBER 2011