Surprises on the upside

Richard Roberts asks two of the world's biggest contractors how their businesses have fared over the...

Development

18 NOVEMBER 2014
Booyco launches metering technology

Booyco launches metering technology

Mining companies can monitor a variety of operational parameters relating to their underground machinery...

Equipment

23 MAY 2014
Booyco releases underground monitoring system

Booyco releases underground monitoring system

Booyco Electronics has developed an on-board metering technology that allows mining companies to monitor...

Equipment

06 MAY 2014

Komatsu and GE join forces

Komatsu and GE Mining have announced a new collaboration to develop next-generation mining equipment...

Equipment

21 FEBRUARY 2014
Unhooking the cables

Unhooking the cables

Lee Buchsbaum examines how wireless technology is making mining smarter

Sustainability

24 JANUARY 2014

Sinking phase gets under way at Kibali mine

Shaft Sinkers Holdings has begun the main sink phase at the Kibali gold-mine underground shaft in the...

Equipment

29 NOVEMBER 2013
Introducing the G Series

Introducing the G Series

Cummins has released a new global heavy-duty engine platform

Equipment

20 SEPTEMBER 2013

Swick takes on grade control at Grasberg

Swick Mining Services underground diamond-drilling division has been awarded an initial two-rig, 12-month,...

Management

31 MAY 2013
Immersive secures Russian underground simulator contract

Immersive secures Russian underground simulator contract

Norilsk Nickel has awarded Immersive Technologies a contract to provide a simulator training solution...

Equipment

31 MAY 2013

PHIL develops underground rear-eject body

Philippi-Hagenbuch (PHIL) has developed a body specifically for haul trucks that will be used underground...

Equipment

31 MAY 2013

The whizzes of oz

Ailbhe Goodbody looks at some of the main players providing contract mining services in Australia

Management

29 APRIL 2013

Scooptram eST1030 debut

Atlas Copco has added the Scooptram EST1030 electric loader to its range of underground loaders

Equipment

20 FEBRUARY 2013