Glencore and Peabody form joint venture

United and Wambo mines to combine open-cut operations from mid-2017

Coal

26 NOVEMBER 2014

Transmin distributor deal with Thermo Fisher

Transmin becomes the official distributor of Thermo Fisher's bulk materials handling range in Australia...

Transport

26 NOVEMBER 2014
Increasing drilling speed for mineral exploration

Increasing drilling speed for mineral exploration

The current high cost of drilling in hard-rock environments means that it is often economically unviable...

Exploration

24 NOVEMBER 2014

Barminco returns to Rosebery

Underground contractor shifts focus to zinc mine after recent disappointment of Mt Lyell closure

Development

24 NOVEMBER 2014

New mine planning bible released

Successor to Ken Lane's seminal work provides vital and current planning insights

Innovation

24 NOVEMBER 2014

Austech Surveying and Mapping launched

Austech Surveying and Mapping (ASM) has announced the launch of its new business

Innovation

21 NOVEMBER 2014

Exploration conference hears of software advance

Geological modelling workflow enhancement seen as key advance in industry's drive toward smarter exploration...

Innovation

21 NOVEMBER 2014

Gekko extends product range

Gekko Systems has extended its range to include safety equipment from Ferno Australia

Sustainability

20 NOVEMBER 2014

Pitney Bowes releases MapInfo Pro 64 bit

MapInfo Pro 64 bit is designed to simplify map production and enable quick analysis of important geographic...

Innovation

20 NOVEMBER 2014
Rio Tinto and Sinosteel sign Channar JV agreement

Rio Tinto and Sinosteel sign Channar JV agreement

This announcement followed the signing of a heads of agreement at Parliament House in Canberra by Sam...

Base metals

19 NOVEMBER 2014

Macmahon adopts ChekRite inspection system

Macmahon Holdings has implemented ChekRite's iPad-based compliance system

Maintenance

19 NOVEMBER 2014

Supplier improves leading MMRS

Australian software developer MICROMINE has introduced the new version of its Pitram mine management...

Innovation

18 NOVEMBER 2014