BHP approves dam phase one

BHP Billiton has approved US$1.2 billion in pre-commitment capital for the first phase of the Olympic...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Cat launches 789D truck

Cat launches 789D truck

Caterpillar has introduced the 789D mining truck. It retains many of the features of the 789C, which...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Introducing the fluidised bed flotation cell

Introducing the fluidised bed flotation cell

Professor Graeme Jameson explains his new flotation cell and its significant performance benefits

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011

Mt Isa powers up

Xstrata Mount Isa Mines has secured a long-term supply of electricity and gas to meet forecast demand...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011

Veolia scholarship

Veolia Water Solutions & Techno-logies, a subsidiary of Veolia Water, is sponsoring a US$2,000 scholarship...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Uralkali to expand

Uralkali to expand

Russian potash producer Uralkali, is looking to establish a new mine and combined complex with production...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
X-ray vision for analysis

X-ray vision for analysis

A new state-of-the art X-ray imaging detector that is smaller than a postage stamp is the key to a powerful...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Survival of the strongest

Survival of the strongest

Phil Burge looks at the latest innovations in bearing technology, which help this hard-working component...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Sandvik signs Jansen design deal

Sandvik signs Jansen design deal

Sandvik Mining and Construction has entered into an agreement with BHP Billiton for the conceptual design...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Healthier haulage

Healthier haulage

Roger Thompson looks at safety and performance considerations for optimal mine haul-road design

Management

01 NOVEMBER 2011
MDM awarded bankable study in Botswana

MDM awarded bankable study in Botswana

MDM Engineering Group has been awarded the bankable feasibility study by Global Initiatives for BCLs...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Sandvik scoops Cadia LHD contract

Sandvik scoops Cadia LHD contract

Sandvik has won a contract to supply 14 load-haul-dumpers (LHDs) for the initial production phase of...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011