Back to safety

Back to safety

The list of recent accidents and safety incidents at mining operations is sadly not a short one

Editor's comment

12 JULY 2019
Leading the electric charge

Leading the electric charge

Kirkland Lake Gold introduced battery electric vehicles to its Macassa mine in 2012

Overcoming operator fatigue

Overcoming operator fatigue

Fatigue monitoring is very important at mine sites, particularly for operators of mining machinery

Keeping miners off collision course

Keeping miners off collision course

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at why collision-avoidance technology is so important in underground mines

Fleet

09 JULY 2019
FLSmidth releases 'largest-ever' filter press plate

FLSmidth releases 'largest-ever' filter press plate

FLSmidth gave a live demonstration of its record-size AFP for EcoTails in June

Safety technology in the spotlight

Safety technology in the spotlight

MM talked to Hexagon Mining's Rob Daw at HxGN LIVE 2019 about the company's recent releases

Maintaining good health

Maintaining good health

Donna Schmidt evaluates current global efforts to improve workforce wellbeing in the mining industry...

Investment

26 JUNE 2019
Miners under attack

Miners under attack

Mining, like most modern industries, is vulnerable to cyberthreats

Investment

25 JUNE 2019
In case of emergency

In case of emergency

Technology, training and transparency play crucial roles in mine rescue scenarios