Mines taking on new methane gas research

Mines taking on new methane gas research

Three-year projects at US university will examine ventilation and fire hazard mitigation

Innovation

01 AUGUST 2018
Missouri S&T team takes on explosive engineering research

Missouri S&T team takes on explosive engineering research

Missouri S&T and Strata Worldwide are teaming up to prove concrete seals' integrity

US Department of Labor opens floor for Brookwood-Sago grants

US Department of Labor opens floor for Brookwood-Sago grants

Education and training funding earmarked for nation's safety research programmes

Liebherr USA breaks ground at new headquarters

Liebherr USA breaks ground at new headquarters

The groundbreaking ceremony took place on site in Copeland Industrial Park

Fleet

23 JULY 2018
Bridgestone expanding OTR tyre production in US

Bridgestone expanding OTR tyre production in US

Bridgestone has earmarked US$12 million to expand production at its Illinois, US, facility

Newmont completes Northwest Exodus project

Newmont completes Northwest Exodus project

Newmont Mining has extended the mine life of its Exodus underground mine in Nevada, US, for 10 years...

Development

18 JULY 2018
Trio of Kentucky coal mines to reopen

Trio of Kentucky coal mines to reopen

Three surface coal operations are set to commence production in eastern Kentucky, US

Development

17 JULY 2018
Lumitron Technologies creates laser-based X-ray tech

Lumitron Technologies creates laser-based X-ray tech

Lumitron Technologies will bring to market a new generation of advanced X-ray and gamma-ray systems

Exploration

16 JULY 2018
Resolution shaft rehab progressing

Resolution shaft rehab progressing

No. 9 shaft will ultimately be linked to existing No. 10 shaft at Arizona mine

Development

13 JULY 2018
Hexagon opens new mining headquarters in Tucson

Hexagon opens new mining headquarters in Tucson

Hexagon's mining division has opened its North American headquarters in Tucson, Arizona

Knight Hawk Coal selects Beumer for conveyor system

Knight Hawk Coal selects Beumer for conveyor system

The 6.4km overland system will be commissioned next April

MSHA issues RFI to re-examine coal mine dust rule

MSHA issues RFI to re-examine coal mine dust rule

MSHA has released a request for information (RFI) for a retrospective study of its final rule