Taking a step into the robotic future

Taking a step into the robotic future

Miners are turning to robotics to improve safety and efficiency

Innovation

22 MAY 2020
Barminco bags Hemlo contract

Barminco bags Hemlo contract

Barminco will provide underground contract mining services at the Hemlo mine in Canada

Development

09 MARCH 2020
Fleet finesse

Fleet finesse

From an OEM's perspective, the keys to underground fleet optimisation and the latest trends

Fleet

04 MARCH 2020
Revealing hidden depths

Revealing hidden depths

LKAB is facing a mid-2020s deadline to plan the future of its Kiruna underground iron ore operation

Fleet

02 MARCH 2020
Orica releases SHOTPlus Underground

Orica releases SHOTPlus Underground

Orica has released its new blast design and modelling software for underground mining applications

Technology / innovation

21 JANUARY 2020
Costerfield benefits from RCT technology

Costerfield benefits from RCT technology

Mandalay Resources used RCT's ControlMaster Teleremote and Guidance Automation at Costerfield

Technology / innovation

29 NOVEMBER 2019
Sandvik launches DS512i rock bolter

Sandvik launches DS512i rock bolter

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has launched a new bolter for 5m x 5m size headings

What makes a mine smart?

What makes a mine smart?

Rob Daw, Chief Technology Officer at Hexagon Mining, explores what constitutes a smart mine.

hexagon mining

02 OCTOBER 2019

HxGN Radio: What makes a mine smart?

Rob Daw, Chief Technology Officer at Hexagon Mining, explores what constitutes a smart mine.

hexagon mining

02 OCTOBER 2019
UVision Dual-Spectrum Mine Lighting System

UVision Dual-Spectrum Mine Lighting System

New-tech LED-UV mine lighting UVision delivers 50% brighter light and brings reflective items to life,...

matrix

19 AUGUST 2019
Keeping miners off collision course

Keeping miners off collision course

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at why collision-avoidance technology is so important in underground mines

Fleet

09 JULY 2019
New Teleremote e-tramming for Epiroc Simba rigs

New Teleremote e-tramming for Epiroc Simba rigs

Epiroc has released a new Teleremote e-tramming option for its Simba drill rigs