Sirius digs into Woodsmith transport tunnel

Sirius digs into Woodsmith transport tunnel

Sirius Minerals has begun tunnelling the Woodsmith mine's underground mineral transportation system

Transport

07 DECEMBER 2018
Master Drilling, Ghella form tunnelling JV

Master Drilling, Ghella form tunnelling JV

Master Drilling and Ghella have concluded a joint venture, operating as TunnelPro

Technology / innovation

05 NOVEMBER 2018
Rio Tinto, First Nations unveil tunnel boring machine

Rio Tinto, First Nations unveil tunnel boring machine

TBM will be crucial to completing the Kemano second tunnel project in British Columbia, Canada

Natural resources

24 OCTOBER 2018
Turkish copper mine selects Atlas Copco

Turkish copper mine selects Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco has won a €22.2 million equipment order from Cengiz Holding

Base metals

01 FEBRUARY 2017
Anglo delivers first coal from Grosvenor

Anglo delivers first coal from Grosvenor

Anglo American has commissioned the Grosvenor metallurgical coal mine in Queensland's Bowen Basin

Coal

13 MAY 2016
MM's Top 10 technologies: 1

MM's Top 10 technologies: 1

MM highlights the ten technologies that have the greatest potential to bring about a step-change in mining...

Development

08 MAY 2015
MM's Top 10 technologies: 4

MM's Top 10 technologies: 4

MM highlights the ten technologies that have the greatest potential to bring about a step-change in mining...

Logistics

05 MAY 2015
New machine from Atlas Copco and Anglo American

New machine from Atlas Copco and Anglo American

Atlas Copco and Anglo American are set to test the Rapid Mine Development System (RMDS)

Development

24 MARCH 2015
TBM breaks through at Grosvenor

TBM breaks through at Grosvenor

On February 10, Anglo American's Grosvenor team in Australia heralded the breakthrough of tunnel boring...

Coal

18 FEBRUARY 2015
Grosvenor launches tunnel boring machine

Grosvenor launches tunnel boring machine

Anglo Americans Grosvenor project in Central Queensland operated its tunnel boring machine for the first...

Equipment

25 OCTOBER 2013
TBM starts work at Grosvenor mine

TBM starts work at Grosvenor mine

For the first time in the Queensland coal industry, a tunnel-boring machine will be put to use for drift...

Equipment

15 AUGUST 2013

Rio plans Aker Wirth machine trial

Rio Tinto has announced that a new underground excavation system from Aker Wirth will be ready for full-scale...

Equipment

19 OCTOBER 2010