Fire halts Musselwhite underground operations

Fire halts Musselwhite underground operations

Goldcorp has temporarily suspended underground operations at its Musselwhite gold mine

Peabody gives look into North Goonyella fire findings

Peabody gives look into North Goonyella fire findings

Miner cites longwall move as trigger point for changing gas levels that preceded incident

MSHA taking on fire suppression in new initiative

MSHA taking on fire suppression in new initiative

US regulator focusing on hazard mitigation after truck fires

Maintenance

28 NOVEMBER 2018
Peabody outlines more plans for Goonyella fire

Peabody outlines more plans for Goonyella fire

Coal mine is progressing on containment plan

Rocsil helps fight the North Goonyella fire

Rocsil helps fight the North Goonyella fire

Cavity-filling foam is playing a key role in the firefighting effort at North Goonyella

Operational Excellence

05 OCTOBER 2018
Mining resumes at Deflector following fire

Mining resumes at Deflector following fire

Doray Minerals has advised that underground mining has resumed at its Deflector gold copper mine

Suncor update on Syncrude recovery plan

Suncor update on Syncrude recovery plan

Suncor has provided an update on the Syncrude Mildred Lake oil sands facility following the March 14...

Oil sands

28 MARCH 2017
Firefighting training for Barrick ERT

Firefighting training for Barrick ERT

At Barrick's Pueblo Viejo mine, members of the emergency response team (ERT) are now certified industrial...

Sustainability

04 JULY 2016
Intrinsically safe

Intrinsically safe

Dave Spalding explained what intrinsic safety is, and how to get the best when purchasing and using portable...

Equipment

10 JUNE 2014
WCP A at Moma resumes operations

WCP A at Moma resumes operations

The Wet Concentrator Plant A at Kenmare's Moma mine has returned to full production capability following...

Equipment

29 NOVEMBER 2013
Strata refuge chamber used during fire

Strata refuge chamber used during fire

Mine refuge chambers designed and manufactured by Strata Worldwide were used in Ballarat gold mine, Australia,...

Equipment

26 MARCH 2013

Fighting fire

Fire-suppression systems are vital for safeguarding workers and equipment at underground mines. Carly...

Equipment

02 AUGUST 2011