Mining en masse

Readers will no doubt notice the underground mining theme permeating this issue

Editor's comment

07 JUNE 2012

GE plans to acquire underground equipment makers

GE is pursuing acquisition of two underground mining equipment manufacturers

Equipment

07 JUNE 2012
Multotec to introduce flameproof magnet

Multotec to introduce flameproof magnet

Multotec is in the final stages of the development of a flameproof air-cooled overbelt magnet for underground...

Equipment

13 APRIL 2012
Putzmeister at Expomin 2012

Putzmeister at Expomin 2012

Putzmeisters underground division will present its latest series of concrete spraying equipment and new...

Equipment

02 MARCH 2012
Sandvik launches underground trucks

Sandvik launches underground trucks

Sandvik Mining has launched two new underground trucks for the mining market

Equipment

28 FEBRUARY 2012
Atlas Copco acquires GIA underground

Atlas Copco acquires GIA underground

Atlas Copco will acquire the underground business of GIA Industri from Vtterledens Verkstad.

Equipment

25 JANUARY 2012
M&R unveils innovative shaft sinking at Venetia

M&R unveils innovative shaft sinking at Venetia

Murray & Roberts Cementation has been selected by De Beers to undertake the development of an underground...

Equipment

25 JANUARY 2012
Lundin evaluates Neves Corvo handling options

Lundin evaluates Neves Corvo handling options

Lundin Mining Corp has completed a future underground materials handling study for its Neves-Corvo mining...

Equipment

24 JANUARY 2012
New dust suppression system from DSI

New dust suppression system from DSI

DSI Underground Systems USA has widened its product range with the addition of the DYWI Polymer Rock...

Equipment

13 DECEMBER 2011
Ernest Henry commences production

Ernest Henry commences production

Initial underground mine production has successfully commenced at Xstrata Coppers Ernest Henry Mining...

Equipment

12 DECEMBER 2011
Talking tyres

Talking tyres

Carly Lovejoy outlines some key areas to consider when choosing tyres for machines used in underground...

Management

05 DECEMBER 2011
ATEX approval for MinePhone

ATEX approval for MinePhone

Mine Site Technologies MinePhone VoIP digital phone and NS40 Wireless Access Point for underground communications...

Equipment

25 NOVEMBER 2011