Mutiny at Grasberg

The past month has seen some shocking events as a result of strike action at the Grasberg operation of...

Editor's comment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Hitachi bags giant KPC order

Hitachi bags giant KPC order

Hitachi has won an order to supply 50 EH5000ACII dump trucks to Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC) in Indonesia...

Equipment

06 SEPTEMBER 2011

AEL and KPC set up Centre of Excellence in Indonesia

PT AEL Indonesia, part of the international AEL Mining Services group, has established a new Centre of...

Equipment

02 AUGUST 2011

BHP Billiton Adaro deal

BHP Billiton has confirmed the creation of a new joint venture for its Indonesian Coal Project with a...

Equipment

02 JUNE 2010
Komatsu, Adaro and United Tractors go green

Komatsu, Adaro and United Tractors go green

Komatsu, Adaro Energy and United Tractors (UT) have executed a basic agreement to jointly advance the...

Equipment

12 NOVEMBER 2009
Komatsu bags US$224 million order

Komatsu bags US$224 million order

Komatsu has recently won a contract worth US$224 million to provide coal-extraction equipment to an Indonesian...

Equipment

03 NOVEMBER 2009