Autonomous truck collision at Fortescue's Christmas Creek

Autonomous truck collision at Fortescue's Christmas Creek

An autonomous truck has backed into another driverless truck at FMG's Christmas Creek mine

Fleet

15 FEBRUARY 2019
Record water fine for Lumina Copper

Record water fine for Lumina Copper

The miner has been fined for taking water without permission

Natural resources

15 FEBRUARY 2019
VIST bringing digital strategies to the fore

VIST bringing digital strategies to the fore

VIST Group, now part of Zyfra Group, is pushing for digitalisation at mining companies

Innovation

15 FEBRUARY 2019
Flooding in Australia will put wrinkle in shipments of zinc, lead

Flooding in Australia will put wrinkle in shipments of zinc, lead

Queensland Rail projecting a month or more of disruption following heavy rains

Transport

15 FEBRUARY 2019
No tailings spill at Southern Copper op in Peru: report

No tailings spill at Southern Copper op in Peru: report

OEFA has determined that heavy rains in southern Peru did not cause a mining waste spill at Cuajone

Natural resources

15 FEBRUARY 2019
Sandvik selects Porter as Australian dealer

Sandvik selects Porter as Australian dealer

Sandvik has tapped Porter Group to be its distributor for mobile crushing and screening products

Supply chain management

15 FEBRUARY 2019
Conuma Coal signs safety deal with Hexagon

Conuma Coal signs safety deal with Hexagon

Hexagon's Mining division has signed a significant safety solution deal with Conuma Coal Resources

Fleet

14 FEBRUARY 2019
An original hard rock Valentine's Day story

An original hard rock Valentine's Day story

This week 120 years ago, two young honeymooners were on their way from California to China

Mining the past

14 FEBRUARY 2019
First face blast at Obuasi redevelopment project

First face blast at Obuasi redevelopment project

The redevelopment project at Obuasi has completed its first week of underground development blasting...

Development

14 FEBRUARY 2019
IBM Watson IoT boosts tech providers' wearable gadgets

IBM Watson IoT boosts tech providers' wearable gadgets

IBM Think is collaborating with Garmin Health, Guardhat, Mitsufuji and SmartCone

Simulation / Optimisation

14 FEBRUARY 2019
First ore introduced for processing at Cobre Panama

First ore introduced for processing at Cobre Panama

Ore has been introduced to the processing plant at First Quantum Minerals' Cobre Panama project

Operational Excellence

14 FEBRUARY 2019
Cloud allows Anglo to float new ideas

Cloud allows Anglo to float new ideas

Carly Leonida spoke to Anglo's chief data officer, Arun Narayanan, about cloud computing

Simulation / Optimisation

14 FEBRUARY 2019