Collision avoidance test going underground

Collision avoidance test going underground

The new underground test uses LIDAR, cameras and radar

Fleet

04 DECEMBER 2020
Better breathing through research

Better breathing through research

Mining Magazine's notes from the 'Silica Exposure and Lung Disease in the Mining Industry' event.

Technology / innovation

30 NOVEMBER 2020
ABB launches hoist safety suite

ABB launches hoist safety suite

Company has released ABB Ability Safety Plus for hoists.

Transport

25 NOVEMBER 2020
First Baita Plai concentrate sale imminent

First Baita Plai concentrate sale imminent

Romanian mine had delayed the sale earlier this year due to an infrastructure safety issue.

Life-cycle / End of li...

23 NOVEMBER 2020
China launches coal mining safety checks

China launches coal mining safety checks

State officials launching year-long safety campaign

Sustainability

18 NOVEMBER 2020
Outlook for mine rescue solid

Outlook for mine rescue solid

More than 900 volunteer mine rescue team members are represented under the OMR umbrella.

Operational Excellence

18 NOVEMBER 2020
Epiroc wins order from Nornickel

Epiroc wins order from Nornickel

Equipment for mine totals over US$11M

Fleet

22 OCTOBER 2020
DEZEGA and MineARC sign self-rescuer deal

DEZEGA and MineARC sign self-rescuer deal

Deal will cover DEZEGA's self-rescuers and breathing apparatus equipment.

Hexagon launches slope monitoring product

Hexagon launches slope monitoring product

Data sets from multiple IBIS radar systems are stitched together.

MSA to add production facility

MSA to add production facility

Pennsylvania-based safety equipment maker will open new facility next year.

Uralkali builds stronger bulkhead to boost safety

Uralkali builds stronger bulkhead to boost safety

The first two bulkheads at Solikamsk-1 and Solikamsk-2 fields were waterproofed in the 1980s.

Understanding the causes of workplace fatigue

Understanding the causes of workplace fatigue

Protect your company and employees by getting to the bottom of workplace fatigue.

hexagon mining

06 JANUARY 2020