Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Caterpillar's first electric-drive LHD machine will be based on its R1700 underground loader

Battery research centre finds home in Western Australia

Battery research centre finds home in Western Australia

WA will host the Future Battery Industries Cooperative Research Centre

Investment

11 APRIL 2019
Terrafame invests in battery chemicals plant

Terrafame invests in battery chemicals plant

Terrafame will build a €240 million (US$273 million) nickel and cobalt sulphate plant

Chemicals / Reagents

26 OCTOBER 2018
Adopting technology, one step at a time

Adopting technology, one step at a time

MM asked ABB's Len Eros about technology development for mines of the future

Innovation

24 OCTOBER 2018
Aussie battery research centre one step closer

Aussie battery research centre one step closer

The Future Battery Industries Cooperative Research Centre has been shortlisted for the CRC programme...

Sustainability

09 OCTOBER 2018
BPI bringing battery power to South African miners

BPI bringing battery power to South African miners

A new OEM with expertise in battery systems has launched in South Africa

Power / Remote power

04 SEPTEMBER 2018
Battery-grade lithium carbonate from Rincon

Battery-grade lithium carbonate from Rincon

Argosy Minerals has produced battery-quality lithium carbonate from its Rincon project in Argentina

Operational Excellence

07 AUGUST 2018
Giyani, Rhodes University team up for manganese research

Giyani, Rhodes University team up for manganese research

Canadian miner and South African university to examine geology behind manganese deposits

Sustainability

25 JULY 2018
Aggreko to introduce renewables at Granny Smith

Aggreko to introduce renewables at Granny Smith

Aggreko is working with Gold Fields to introduce renewable energy & battery storage at Granny Smith

Power / Remote power

26 JUNE 2018
Volkswagen partners with QuantumScape

Volkswagen partners with QuantumScape

The objective of new joint venture is the commercialisation of innovative solid-state battery tech

Innovation

25 JUNE 2018
All roads lead to electrification

All roads lead to electrification

Battery electric machines are coming, and they're coming fast

Sustainability

20 JUNE 2018
Aggreko and Younicos combine solar-diesel hybrid with battery storage

Aggreko and Younicos combine solar-diesel hybrid with battery storage

Younicos and its parent company Aggreko are launching a new microgrids-as-a-service offer

Power / Remote power

18 JUNE 2018