The importance of digitalisation in the mining industry now and in the future

The importance of digitalisation in the mining industry now and in the future

Advanced data and analytics add real value to mining operations by identifying hindrances.

Innovation

13 JANUARY 2021
Making mining automation pay off

Making mining automation pay off

State-of-the-art communications and Cloud tech seen as the backbone of the Connected Mine.

Innovation

06 JANUARY 2021
Cadia integrates remote-control water cannon

Cadia integrates remote-control water cannon

MacLean water cannon patched into Epiroc automation control system.

Innovation

12 NOVEMBER 2020
Bis adding automation abilities

Bis adding automation abilities

Bis is tapping into automation capabilities of Israel defence and aerospace group.

Technology / innovation

23 SEPTEMBER 2020
Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

The control features are designed to optimise testwork initiatives and enhance functionality.

Operational Excellence

07 SEPTEMBER 2020
 GMG warns of autonomous mine safety conflicts

GMG warns of autonomous mine safety conflicts

Cybersecurity is an emerging issue that has the potential to significantly affect safety.

Innovation

20 AUGUST 2020
WA commits A$20M for robotics facility

WA commits A$20M for robotics facility

Amira will use funding for robotics, automation test facility development

Investment

03 AUGUST 2020
ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

Automation platform will form the basis of deeper digital transformation.

Lake Vermont automating with Thiess contract extension

Lake Vermont automating with Thiess contract extension

Australian coal mine adds five years to deal.

RCT completes rockbreaker project in Siberia

RCT completes rockbreaker project in Siberia

Company said placement is just the latest in region

Innovation

07 JULY 2020
Fura mechanises Colombia emerald mine

Fura mechanises Colombia emerald mine

The mine has 3 million tonnes of inferred mineral resources.

Fleet

12 JUNE 2020
Automation getting in gear

Automation getting in gear

Automation progress in the load and haul space and those new horizons still to come