Algorithms: mining's crystal ball

Algorithms: mining's crystal ball

The implementation of machine learning algorithms at Newcrest's Lihir mine

Investment

02 JUNE 2017
Mining the rich ore in big data

Mining the rich ore in big data

Paul Higgins explains how to extract the maximum value from big data generated at your operations

Innovation

25 MAY 2017
Hidden opportunity

Hidden opportunity

A short interview with Chris Pigram, former head of Geoscience Australia

Innovation

22 MAY 2017
Disruptive innovation

Disruptive innovation

Ailbhe Goodbody speaks to Roy Slack about the company's recent success at #DisruptMining

Innovation

28 APRIL 2017
But, you're not a miner?

But, you're not a miner?

Nope. And that's a good thing. Culture change in mining is coming

Closure for Joy-Komatsu deal

Closure for Joy-Komatsu deal

On April 5, Komatsu America announced that it had finally closed its acquisition of fellow OEM Joy Global...

Editor's comment

21 APRIL 2017
Testing the water: Hatch goes mobile

Testing the water: Hatch goes mobile

Ailbhe Goodbody caught up with Andrew Kasza, process engineer at Hatch

Natural resources

13 APRIL 2017
Data equals diamonds

Data equals diamonds

The world's largest diamond miner is on the hunt for its next tier-one deposit

Exploration

04 APRIL 2017
Five minutes with FLSmidth

Five minutes with FLSmidth

A short interview with FLSmidth's Brent Stokes

Interviews

03 APRIL 2017
"What the heck is the 'Uberization' of mining?"

"What the heck is the 'Uberization' of mining?"

This from a new client of mine on his return from a conference where 'Uberization' was a topic

Montreal lends its intelligence to mining

Montreal lends its intelligence to mining

I'm heading to Montreal at the end of April for the annual CIM conference

Editor's comment

24 MARCH 2017
Us and them

Us and them

How innovation from other industries could help to create a more sustainable mining industry

Industry comment

23 MARCH 2017