MSHA adds tools to track violations

MSHA adds tools to track violations

MSHA has launched two online tools to assist in tracking standard violations associated with mining deaths...

Sustainability

02 MARCH 2015
MineARC develops cyclone shelter

MineARC develops cyclone shelter

For Atlas Iron’s operation in the northern Pilbara region of Australia, an area prone to extreme wind...

Sustainability

26 FEBRUARY 2015
Safety in a time of decline

Safety in a time of decline

Proximity detection proves that despite plunging profits, safety does not have to be compromised

Coal

24 FEBRUARY 2015
New Thermo Fisher dust monitor

New Thermo Fisher dust monitor

Thermo Scientific has released the PDM3700 personal dust monitor

Sustainability

24 FEBRUARY 2015
Neptec demonstrates 3DRi Spot Assist

Neptec demonstrates 3DRi Spot Assist

Neptec has announced the successful proof-of-concept testing of its 3DRi Spot Assist application

Innovation

23 FEBRUARY 2015
IS approval for Trolex Sentro

IS approval for Trolex Sentro

Strata has announced the US MSHA intrinsically safe approval of the Trolex TX6355 Sentro gas detector...

Sustainability

19 FEBRUARY 2015
Boart scoops safety award

Boart scoops safety award

Boart Longyear's 'safety first' approach to drilling has won it a safety award from the Saskatchewan...

Sustainability

18 FEBRUARY 2015
SNC-Lavalin to offer 3D training

SNC-Lavalin to offer 3D training

SNC-Lavalin has signed an agreement with Honeywell to jointly offer an operator training solution to...

Sustainability

16 FEBRUARY 2015
Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil's National Department of Mineral Production issued Ordinance No. 36 in January, bringing amendments...

Development

16 FEBRUARY 2015
New deliveries for ShovelMetrics

New deliveries for ShovelMetrics

Motion Metrics has provided an update on its ShovelMetrics monitoring product

Fleet

11 FEBRUARY 2015
Causes of Soma disaster revealed

Causes of Soma disaster revealed

Structural deficiencies and the government's economic growth model paved the way for the Soma mine disaster...

Sustainability

06 FEBRUARY 2015
New safety valve from Parker

New safety valve from Parker

Parker Hannifin has introduced the P33T - CAT 4 redundant safety exhaust valves to its Global FRL series...

Fleet

06 FEBRUARY 2015