Hexagon to acquire SAFEmine

Hexagon to acquire SAFEmine

Hexagon has signed an agreement to acquire SAFEmine

Equipment

14 MARCH 2014
ZEB1 laser scanner used at Boulby

ZEB1 laser scanner used at Boulby

Cleveland Potash is using the ZEB1 hand held laser mapping system at its Boulby mine

Equipment

05 MARCH 2014
Induction melting furnaces - Keeping mine workers safe

Induction melting furnaces - Keeping mine workers safe

ElectroHeat Induction advises on how mining companies can benefit from using induction melting furnaces...

Equipment

21 FEBRUARY 2014
Laser quest

Laser quest

Technology writer Faith Clark looks at how advancements in laser-scanning technology may help struggling...

Equipment

21 FEBRUARY 2014

New Year's resolutions

On January 6, the US Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) released a report...

Editor's comment

24 JANUARY 2014
Sandvik drills strengthen safety

Sandvik drills strengthen safety

Sandvik Mining has stated that it will soon become the industrys first supplier to offer fully ROPS-compliant,...

Equipment

15 JANUARY 2014
Deloitte releases top 10 mining trends for 2014

Deloitte releases top 10 mining trends for 2014

A new report from Deloitte suggests that companies that embrace new forms of innovation can lay the foundation...

Equipment

04 DECEMBER 2013
Seeing Machines announces Cliffs DSS trial

Seeing Machines announces Cliffs DSS trial

Seeing Machines has received purchase orders from Cliffs Natural Resources to commence a trial of its...

Equipment

29 OCTOBER 2013

Safety first

There has been a lot of media coverage in the past few weeks about the US government shutdown, which...

Editor's comment

25 OCTOBER 2013
The new virtual reality

The new virtual reality

Simulators are fast becoming the mining companys most useful tool for training equipment operators. MM...

Equipment

25 OCTOBER 2013
Booyco launches intrinsically safe comms barriers for SA market

Booyco launches intrinsically safe comms barriers for SA market

Booyco Electronics has developed a range of intrinsically safe (IS) electronic communication barriers...

Equipment

25 OCTOBER 2013
New Mine E-Stop from Harness

New Mine E-Stop from Harness

Harness Master Wiring Systems has released a new emergency stop

Equipment

11 OCTOBER 2013