Ontario accepts Mining Safety Review recommendations

Ontario accepts Mining Safety Review recommendations

Ontario is accepting and acting on all 18 consensus recommendations made in the final report

Sustainability

23 APRIL 2015
Assessing fire risk

Assessing fire risk

AFEX talks about the impact of fire risk assessments on vehicle fire suppression system designs

Sustainability

22 APRIL 2015
Hexagon launches MineQuest

Hexagon launches MineQuest

Event series will travel through North and South America, Australia and southern Africa

Innovation

14 APRIL 2015
Safety accolade for Boart's Northparkes team

Safety accolade for Boart's Northparkes team

Boart Longyear's team at Northparkes mine in NSW, Australia, has reported two lost-time injury free years...

Sustainability

31 MARCH 2015
Crowcon's LMm rolled out

Crowcon's LMm rolled out

Crowcon's LMm portable methane-detection device has been rolled out following the successful completion...

Sustainability

25 MARCH 2015
Boart drilling team smashes safety record

Boart drilling team smashes safety record

Boart Longyear's drilling services team in Argentina recently surpassed 3 million work hours without...

Sustainability

20 MARCH 2015
Booyco PDS installed at surface mine

Booyco PDS installed at surface mine

Booyco Electronics is currently installing its PDS technology at a surface mining operation in South...

Sustainability

19 MARCH 2015
Tyco boosts safety at Port Kembla

Tyco boosts safety at Port Kembla

Tyco is working at the Port Kembla Coal Terminal in NSW to reinvent the way heavy cylinders are lifted...

Sustainability

19 MARCH 2015
Miner fined after accident at Craig

Miner fined after accident at Craig

FNX Mining Co and one of its supervisors have pleaded guilty to safety violations at the Craig mine in...

Sustainability

16 MARCH 2015
Koehler Lighting launches Gen II cap lamp

Koehler Lighting launches Gen II cap lamp

Koehler Lighting Products has introduced its new WHEAT Gen II cordless cap lamp

Sustainability

11 MARCH 2015
Black Rock expands simulator fleet

Black Rock expands simulator fleet

Assmang's Black Rock operation is expanding its training simulation capacity to increase safety and productivity...

Innovation

10 MARCH 2015
In 2019, about 250,000 miners worked at approximately 12,000 metal/nonmetal mines across the US, and about 83,000 worked in around 1,000 coal mines

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