Call for papers on 35th mine safety conference

The 35th Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes will take place on October 15-17, in London,...

Equipment

24 JANUARY 2013

I2Mine meets

The I2Mine project has been running for a year and the annual meetings of the management committee, advisory...

Equipment

28 NOVEMBER 2012

WellDog coal tests

WellDog has launched a coal-gas testing technology that allows mining companies to detect and map underground...

Equipment

30 OCTOBER 2012
Immersed in improvement

Immersed in improvement

Immersive Technologies advanced equipment simulators are addressing major challenges in the mining industry,...

Equipment

28 AUGUST 2012
Minearc and Shairzal refuges used at Waihi

Minearc and Shairzal refuges used at Waihi

MineARC has confirmed that the rescue of trapped miners at Newmonts Waihi gold mine involved both MineARC...

Equipment

19 JULY 2012

Network necessities

Communications systems have a vital role in safety and operations underground, writes Ailbhe Goodbody...

Equipment

07 JUNE 2012

Los Bronces award

Bechtel Chile has been recognised for its outstanding safety performance on Anglo American's Los Bronces...

Equipment

07 JUNE 2012

Scaling the heights

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at the role of scaling in underground mines

Equipment

25 APRIL 2012

Torque across the mining sector

Torque tools ensure the safe and secure bolting of fastenings and assemblies across a broad range of...

Equipment

01 MARCH 2012
Honeywell gives triage support

Honeywell gives triage support

Honeywell has released its new Safe Triage Pro technology system which is suitable for use at mine sites...

Equipment

25 JANUARY 2012
Murray & Roberts creates emergency system

Murray & Roberts creates emergency system

Murray & Roberts Cementation has established an innovative emergency egress system in just 11 days.

Equipment

20 JANUARY 2012
Machines taking the risk

Machines taking the risk

Automation and safety were the focus of attention at the two-day Mining Magazine Congress, held in South...

Reports

05 DECEMBER 2011