Another Queensland miner hurt

19-year-old quarry worker rushed to hospital in a serious condition after being crushed.

19 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Another Queensland miner hurt
Another Queensland miner hurt
Another Queensland miner hurt

 

OMS aims to help miners make better decisions

Intergrates short interval control and closed-loop scheduling.

OMS aims to help miners make better decisions
OMS aims to help miners make better decisions
OMS aims to help miners make better decisions

Leaking dam leads to Wodgina wait

Department wants to see 60% solids being sent to tailings.

Leaking dam leads to Wodgina wait
Leaking dam leads to Wodgina wait
Leaking dam leads to Wodgina wait

Caterpillar takes additive route

Using a diesel exhaust fluid to soak up nitrogen oxides emissions.

11 JUL 2019

Fleet

Caterpillar takes additive route
Caterpillar takes additive route

Abra approvals completed

Anticipates a 14-year mine life.

03 JUL 2019

Development

Abra approvals completed
Abra approvals completed
Abra approvals completed
Abra approvals completed

Sandvik rolls out another jumbo

Makes use of tried and tested technology.

26 JUN 2019

Fleet

Sandvik rolls out another jumbo
Sandvik rolls out another jumbo
Sandvik rolls out another jumbo

Terramin lodges key Bird-in-Hand documents

Filed its mining lease application and miscellaneous purpose lease.

26 JUN 2019

Development

Terramin lodges key Bird-in-Hand documents
Terramin lodges key Bird-in-Hand documents

Preparing to throw the digital switch underground

Suite of products allow underground mines communications company to capitalise on 4G and 5G.

Preparing to throw the digital switch underground

Flood no problem for Cannington

Exceeded production guidance for 2018-19 at Cannington.

Flood no problem for Cannington
Flood no problem for Cannington
Flood no problem for Cannington
Flood no problem for Cannington

An energy saving spacer

Up to 21.5% energy draw reductions from spacers.

An energy saving spacer
An energy saving spacer
An energy saving spacer

Gold for Gekko and Gray

Gekko founder wins golden gong in London.

Gold for Gekko and Gray
Gold for Gekko and Gray

Aus Tin to go it alone at Granville

Tasmanian tin miner to buy its own crusher.

17 JUL 2019

Plant

 Aus Tin to go it alone at Granville
 Aus Tin to go it alone at Granville
 Aus Tin to go it alone at Granville

Primero to draw up Mackay plant plans

Lake Mackay SoP contract goes to Primero.

17 JUL 2019

Design / Build

Primero to draw up Mackay plant plans
Primero to draw up Mackay plant plans
Primero to draw up Mackay plant plans

End of days at Argyle

Argyle is the first and only ongoing source of rare pink diamonds in history.

End of days at Argyle
End of days at Argyle

NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal

The inquiry will look into trends and forecasts for energy supply and exports in NSW.

19 JUL 2019

Sustainability

NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal
NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal
NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal
NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal

Truck service time cut by two thirds

Cut service time from two hours to 40 minutes.

16 JUL 2019

Maintenance

Truck service time cut by two thirds
Truck service time cut by two thirds
Truck service time cut by two thirds

CS Energy to overhaul Kogan Creek

Spending $90 million to overhaul generating unit.

16 JUL 2019

Maintenance

CS Energy to overhaul Kogan Creek
CS Energy to overhaul Kogan Creek

Longwall fluid spray prompts corrosion warning

Corrosion issues highlighted in fluid spray incident.

16 JUL 2019

Maintenance

Longwall fluid spray prompts corrosion warning

Mining jobs bonanza

47% of employers in the sector plan to hire more workers this year.

Mining jobs bonanza
Mining jobs bonanza

Nanocube memory ink update

The printed electronics industry is keen to develop technology to print electronics on plastic.

Nanocube memory ink update
Nanocube memory ink update

Explore the Future of Mining Channel - real insight into the catalysts and trends changing mining's future.

Chinese interest in Poochera product

Andromeda picks up Chinese customers.

19 JUL 2019

Logistics

Chinese interest in Poochera product
Chinese interest in Poochera product
Chinese interest in Poochera product
Chinese interest in Poochera product

Pacific Energy to energise Jaguar

A key aim of the contract is to optimise the fuel efficiency of the Jaguar power station.

Pacific Energy to energise Jaguar
Pacific Energy to energise Jaguar
Pacific Energy to energise Jaguar
Pacific Energy to energise Jaguar

TNG takes Mt Peake scenic route

TNG was forced to ask the NT EPA for an extension for the EIS.

18 JUL 2019

Logistics

TNG takes Mt Peake scenic route
TNG takes Mt Peake scenic route
TNG takes Mt Peake scenic route

Stanwell strikes fresh coal deal with Coronado

Stanwell continuing to buy coal from Curragh.

Stanwell strikes fresh coal deal with Coronado
Stanwell strikes fresh coal deal with Coronado
Stanwell strikes fresh coal deal with Coronado

Ships ahoy

FGR has started shipping products to customers.

16 JUL 2019

Logistics

Ships ahoy
Ships ahoy
Ships ahoy

PWCS cops $30K in fines over harbour coal discharge

PWCS fined $30,000 for two separate emissions incidents.

16 JUL 2019

Transport

PWCS cops $30K in fines over harbour coal discharge
PWCS cops $30K in fines over harbour coal discharge

Another Queensland miner hurt

19-year-old quarry worker rushed to hospital in a serious condition after being crushed.

19 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Another Queensland miner hurt
Another Queensland miner hurt
Another Queensland miner hurt
Another Queensland miner hurt

Boosting data power

System changes helped improve exploration data quality.

19 JUL 2019

Exploration

Boosting data power
Boosting data power
Boosting data power
Boosting data power

Mobile plant warning

Underground collision between jumbo and truck sparks warning by NSW Resources Regulator.

19 JUL 2019

Fleet

Mobile plant warning
Mobile plant warning
Mobile plant warning

Measuring haul road friction

The road friction protocol categorises friction values into four risk levels.

19 JUL 2019

Innovation

Measuring haul road friction
Measuring haul road friction
Measuring haul road friction

NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal

The inquiry will look into trends and forecasts for energy supply and exports in NSW.

19 JUL 2019

Sustainability

NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal
NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal
NSW sets up inquiry that looks at life after coal

Ravensworth dump truck incident to be formally investigated by regulator

A worker was transported to hospital after the incident but was cleared of any serious injuries.

19 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Ravensworth dump truck incident to be formally investigated by regulator
Ravensworth dump truck incident to be formally investigated by regulator

Illawarra Met Coal powers ahead after longwall moves

Dendrobium and Appin in New South Wales continued to perform strongly after the longwall moves.

Illawarra Met Coal powers ahead after longwall moves
Illawarra Met Coal powers ahead after longwall moves

Hogsback on BHP selling out on thermal coal

BHP shareholders should be protesting about the need to invest in thermal coal.

31 MAY 2019
Hogsback on BHP selling out on thermal coal
Hogsback on BHP selling out on thermal coal
Hogsback on BHP selling out on thermal coal
Hogsback on BHP selling out on thermal coal

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