ABB in digital mine partnership at Granny Smith

ABB in digital mine partnership at Granny Smith

Collaboration is a step towards potentially automating some of the mine's operations.

Technology / innovation

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
Students join 'industrial transformation' in Australia

Students join 'industrial transformation' in Australia

ARC Training Centre for Transforming Maintenance through Data Science creates study opportunities

Maintenance

03 JULY 2019
Gold-coated fungi may give clues to deposits

Gold-coated fungi may give clues to deposits

Australian scientists have discovered gold-coated fungi near Boddington in Western Australia

Exploration

23 MAY 2019
Millennial disruption

Millennial disruption

One of the biggest disruptors to mining may not be technology or legislation

Investment

08 APRIL 2019
Siri for Maintenance to feature at FOM Australia

Siri for Maintenance to feature at FOM Australia

The Siri for Maintenance research programme was developed at the University of Western Australia

Innovation

17 JANUARY 2019
MinEx CRC launched in Australia

MinEx CRC launched in Australia

MinEx CRC is aimed at developing technologies to increase the discovery of new mineral deposits

Exploration

15 OCTOBER 2018
MICROMINE supports UWA machine learning project

MICROMINE supports UWA machine learning project

MICROMINE is involved in a student project with the University of Western Australia

Innovation

30 AUGUST 2018
New ARC centre to be led by Curtin University

New ARC centre to be led by Curtin University

Universities will work with industry as part of a new ARC industrial transformation training centre

Investment

03 AUGUST 2018
ARCF gains mineral characterisation tech

ARCF gains mineral characterisation tech

The Australian Resources Characterisation Facility is expanding with a new suite of technologies

Innovation

02 AUGUST 2017
FMG collaborates with universities in China, Australia

FMG collaborates with universities in China, Australia

FMG has joined with four universities from China and Western Australia for a significant collaborative...

Innovation

21 APRIL 2017
Scientists find gold locked in minerals

Scientists find gold locked in minerals

Scientists are using the new Geoscience Atom Probe facility to study mineral deposits containing locked...

Innovation

16 AUGUST 2016
Uncovering bacterial role in platinum formation

Uncovering bacterial role in platinum formation

Scientists have uncovered the role of specialist bacteria in the formation and movement of platinum and...

Precious metals

23 MARCH 2016