An engineer's perspective

An engineer's perspective

Recent major surface engineering projects and key future technologies

Design / Build

23 FEBRUARY 2018
Dayan completes milestone Oyu Tolgoi shaft

Dayan completes milestone Oyu Tolgoi shaft

Dayan Contract Mining has reached the bottom of the Number 2 shaft at the Oyu Tolgoi mine

Logistics

13 FEBRUARY 2018
New Mobile Tunnel Boring solution from Master Drilling

New Mobile Tunnel Boring solution from Master Drilling

Technology to address miners' costs, safety and productivity challenges

Logistics

24 JANUARY 2018
Endeavour's Houndé gets going

Endeavour's Houndé gets going

Endeavour's Houndé gold project in Burkina Faso is ahead of schedule

Logistics

27 SEPTEMBER 2017
Dozens of Coal India projects delayed

Dozens of Coal India projects delayed

Coal India said that as many as 89 of its projects have fallen behind schedule from a myriad of issues...

Coal

08 SEPTEMBER 2017
Market adds life to Henderson

Market adds life to Henderson

Freeport-McMoRan has given an extended life to its sizable Henderson complex near Empire, Colorado

Base metals

05 SEPTEMBER 2017
Thiess awarded MSJ contract extension

Thiess awarded MSJ contract extension

Thiess has secured a contract extension at Harum Energy's MSJ coal mine in Indonesia

Development

01 SEPTEMBER 2017
Heron ready to fly in NSW

Heron ready to fly in NSW

Heron Resources has officially broken ground for the construction of its Woodlawn zinc-copper project...

Logistics

30 AUGUST 2017
Putting Panama on the mining map

Putting Panama on the mining map

Cobre Panama is a giant project that is set to be one of the largest ever in Central America

Mine of the month

25 AUGUST 2017
Gakara rare earth project inaugurated

Gakara rare earth project inaugurated

Rainbow Rare Earths hosted an inauguration ceremony for its Gakara rare earth project on July 21

Industrial minerals

24 JULY 2017
A brand new Resolution

A brand new Resolution

Carly Leonida talks community engagement, new technologies and renewable energy with the team at Resolution...

Mine of the month

28 JUNE 2017
Taking El Teniente to the next level

Taking El Teniente to the next level

MM's Paul Harris looks at the challenges Codelco is facing at its new mine level project

Mine of the month

31 MAY 2017