Weight of the world on their shoulders

Block caving has been called the mining method of the future. The present, though, is throwing up some formidable obstacles to development

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Rio Tinto/BHP Billiton-owned Resolution in Arizona is among a host of proposed block-cave projects in the industry

The focus of the world’s underground ‘mass’ miners shifts from Chile to New South Wales, Australia, next May as the biggest show on the cave-mining calendar, MassMin, moves to Sydney.

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