Behind the scenes

Behind the scenes

Ailbhe Goodbody attended the unveiling of two Caterpillar products in November

Fleet

19 JANUARY 2015
Komatsu introduces HM400-5 ADT

Komatsu introduces HM400-5 ADT

Komatsu America Corp has introduced its HM400-5 articulated dump truck (ADT)

Fleet

15 JANUARY 2015
MSHA ushers in proximity detection rule

MSHA ushers in proximity detection rule

With the new rule, a proximity detection system consists of machine-mounted components and miner-wearable...

Sustainability

14 JANUARY 2015
Santasalo to feature conveyor drive at SME

Santasalo to feature conveyor drive at SME

Santasalo will showcase its XO conveyor drive at the SME annual conference in Denver, Colorado in February...

Transport

12 JANUARY 2015
Re-greening America

Re-greening America

Lee Buchsbaum looks at rebuilding and repowering mine sites with green energy and asks: is it really...

Natural resources

09 JANUARY 2015
New SME Mine Rescue Manual

New SME Mine Rescue Manual

The SME has released a new mine rescue manual

Sustainability

08 JANUARY 2015
How accurate are UAS surveys?

How accurate are UAS surveys?

MM presents a project examining the accuracy of image and elevation datasets produced by a UAS at a mine...

Exploration

08 JANUARY 2015
Coal combustion residuals face new regulations

Coal combustion residuals face new regulations

Since 1980, coal combustion residuals in the US have been excluded from regulation: that is now changing....

Coal

06 JANUARY 2015
US coal deaths at record low

US coal deaths at record low

Preliminary data released by MSHA indicates that coal mining deaths in the US have dropped to a record...

Sustainability

06 JANUARY 2015
Martin opens employee health care centre

Martin opens employee health care centre

Martin Engineering has opened a free on-site medical clinic for its staff and their families at its Neponset...

Sustainability

05 JANUARY 2015
Ramboll acquires ENVIRON

Ramboll acquires ENVIRON

Nordic consultancy Ramboll has acquired the US-based global consultancy ENVIRON

Investment

17 DECEMBER 2014
Jacobs merges with McMillen

Jacobs merges with McMillen

Jacobs Associates has merged with fellow US-based engineering and construction firm McMillen to form...

Design / Build

15 DECEMBER 2014