Bortana EV trial at Australian gold mine

Bortana EV trial at Australian gold mine

The EV is custom-made for the harsh environments of Australian mine sites

Fleet

29 MAY 2019
Glencore gets behind First Cobalt in refinery endeavour

Glencore gets behind First Cobalt in refinery endeavour

Toronto-based First Cobalt targeting restart of Canadian facility

Plant

24 MAY 2019
ABS acquires part of Robert Bosch Battery Systems

ABS acquires part of Robert Bosch Battery Systems

Michigan, US-based ABS has acquired part of Robert Bosch Battery Systems

SUM to test smart, autonomous BEVs by 2020

SUM to test smart, autonomous BEVs by 2020

The Sustainable Underground Mining project is focusing on autonomous, smart and carbon-free vehicles...

Outotec to kit out Terrafame battery chemicals plant

Outotec to kit out Terrafame battery chemicals plant

Outotec will deliver battery chemicals production technology to Terrafame's new plant

Design / Build

05 DECEMBER 2018
Electric dreams

Electric dreams

Trends in underground load and haul, such as the increased demand for electric vehicles

Fleet

29 NOVEMBER 2018
Goldcorp's Borden gets sustainability grant

Goldcorp's Borden gets sustainability grant

Government of Canada supports Goldcorp's Borden project with C$5 million investment

Investment

02 NOVEMBER 2018
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
Barminco continues to develop Nova

Barminco continues to develop Nova

Barminco has been awarded a four-year contract extension at IGO's Nova operation

Development

25 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
Light electric vehicles make their BHP debut

Light electric vehicles make their BHP debut

BHP is investing in light electric vehicles, powered by lithium ion batteries, at Olympic Dam

Sandvik opens BEV research centre in Finland

Sandvik opens BEV research centre in Finland

New centre is devoted to the innovation and development of battery, hybrid and electrification tech

Innovation

15 JUNE 2018