Leaping into the big league

Given three years and US$8.4 billion to do five-year $15 billion project.

13 JUL 2018

Development

Leaping into the big league
Leaping into the big league
Leaping into the big league

Emeco tracking right

Equipment hirer's financial position heading the right way.

16 JUL 2018

Fleet

Emeco tracking right
Emeco tracking right
Emeco tracking right

Komatsu rolls out cleaner burning loaders

Loaders come with Tier 4 final engines.

16 JUL 2018

Fleet

Komatsu rolls out cleaner burning loaders
Komatsu rolls out cleaner burning loaders

High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale

Mining at Comet Vale progressing ahead of schedule.

16 JUL 2018

Development

High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale
High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale
High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale
High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale

Production scheduler boasts optimisation improvements

Optimisation enhancements and improved management of Gantt chart activities offered.

Production scheduler boasts optimisation improvements
Production scheduler boasts optimisation improvements
Production scheduler boasts optimisation improvements

Dilution drives changed mining plan at Second Fortune

Considering new plan for deeper ore in the mine.

Dilution drives changed mining plan at Second Fortune
Dilution drives changed mining plan at Second Fortune

Things rosy in Denmark

Trial mining deemed best way to see if operation lives up to exploration hype.

11 JUL 2018

Development

Things rosy in Denmark

OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin

SciDev is confident that further commercial trials will be secured.

16 JUL 2018

Comminution

OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin
OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin
OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin
OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin

Queensland nickel process cheaper and quicker than the rest

Process extracts nickel and cobalt from low grade ores cheaper than existing methods.

11 JUL 2018

Design / Build

Queensland nickel process cheaper and quicker than the rest
Queensland nickel process cheaper and quicker than the rest
Queensland nickel process cheaper and quicker than the rest

A new dawn at Sunrise Dam

Semitrailers and RC drilling part of the changes for underground operation.

10 JUL 2018

Development

A new dawn at Sunrise Dam
A new dawn at Sunrise Dam

Pull crusher teeth. Sledgehammer not required

The sledgehammer has been totally eliminated from this task at the Ravensworth CHPP.

10 JUL 2018

Innovation

Pull crusher teeth. Sledgehammer not required
Pull crusher teeth. Sledgehammer not required
Pull crusher teeth. Sledgehammer not required

Dacian hits mark in first producing quarter

Did what it said it would do.

09 JUL 2018

Development

Dacian hits mark in first producing quarter
Dacian hits mark in first producing quarter
Dacian hits mark in first producing quarter

Austar's trip into the Stacpoole Zone ends, for now

Grade not what Austar had expected.

06 JUL 2018

Development

Austar's trip into the Stacpoole Zone ends, for now
Austar's trip into the Stacpoole Zone ends, for now

Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations

Collaboration the key for mining companies and their suppliers going forward.

16 JUL 2018

Innovation

Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations
Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations
Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations
Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Thiess gets five more years at Prominent Hill.

13 JUL 2018

Maintenance

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Bull fight no solution says Robb

Former minister says Australia has bloated, dysfunctional and costly project approval process.

10 JUL 2018

Investment

Bull fight no solution says Robb
Bull fight no solution says Robb

Dust dousing cannon a market first

Dust suppressor shoots mine site dust down

09 JUL 2018

Maintenance

Dust dousing cannon a market first

DRA beefs up asset management services

Calibre selling off G&S and two other divisions as part of a restructuring.

DRA beefs up asset management services
DRA beefs up asset management services

Murray Engineering makes major investment in workshop extensions

Leading engineering and fabrication firm invests in growth

05 JUL 2018

murray engineering

Murray Engineering makes major investment in workshop extensions
Murray Engineering makes major investment in workshop extensions

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Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal

Renewable energy is popular in the Hunter Valley, Conroy said.

16 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal
Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal
Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal
Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Thiess gets five more years at Prominent Hill.

13 JUL 2018

Maintenance

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load

Rio Tinto robot train delivers its first load.

13 JUL 2018

Transport

Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load
Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load
Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load

New Century ready to start slinging slurry

Entire 304km length of concentrate slurry pipeline commissioned.

12 JUL 2018

Transport

New Century ready to start slinging slurry
New Century ready to start slinging slurry
New Century ready to start slinging slurry

ACCC energy recommendations welcomed by MCA

The MCA wants measures to address policy risks stopping investment.

12 JUL 2018

Sustainability

ACCC energy recommendations welcomed by MCA
ACCC energy recommendations welcomed by MCA
ACCC energy recommendations welcomed by MCA

Babylon gets BHP gig

Supplying and installing generation for Mining Area C project.

Babylon gets BHP gig
Babylon gets BHP gig

Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations

Collaboration the key for mining companies and their suppliers going forward.

16 JUL 2018

Innovation

Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations
Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations
Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations
Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations

Salt maker shakes it up to move forward

K+S asks the EPA to look at a couple of changes to its salt mine bid.

16 JUL 2018

Investment

Salt maker shakes it up to move forward
Salt maker shakes it up to move forward
Salt maker shakes it up to move forward
Salt maker shakes it up to move forward

Employee privacy breach at BHP causing union outrage

The union asked BHP to take immediate steps to rectify the problem.

16 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Employee privacy breach at BHP causing union outrage
Employee privacy breach at BHP causing union outrage
Employee privacy breach at BHP causing union outrage

Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal

Renewable energy is popular in the Hunter Valley, Conroy said.

16 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal
Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal
Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal

Tasman rehab project earns plaudits

The rehab of Tasman mine pit- top was deemed satisfactory.

16 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Tasman rehab project earns plaudits
Tasman rehab project earns plaudits
Tasman rehab project earns plaudits

News Wrap

Adani mines to impact on coal jobs, according to an Australia Institute report.

16 JUL 2018

Investment

News Wrap
News Wrap

Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load

Rio Tinto robot train delivers its first load.

13 JUL 2018

Transport

Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load
Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load

Hogsback on truth in the energy debate

Hogsback just wants to know the true facts about coal in the energy debate.

13 JUL 2018
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate

Peak gold again?

Are we at peak gold?

25 JUN 2018
Peak gold again?
Peak gold again?
Peak gold again?

An existential crisis

Skills shortage starting to bite again.

25 JUN 2018
An existential crisis
An existential crisis

The next Cadia

Drilling for the next Cadia.

25 JUN 2018
The next Cadia
The next Cadia

The Australian way

Miners, it turns out, have a lot to be happy about.

03 MAY 2018
The Australian way
The Australian way