Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg

The worker had been installing a cable at the roof level using a converted wheel loader.

17 JAN 2019

Fleet

Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg
Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg
Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg

 

Gumala gets Rio Tinto gig

Gumala Enterprises wins work at West Angelas mine.

10 JAN 2019

Development

Gumala gets Rio Tinto gig
Gumala gets Rio Tinto gig
Gumala gets Rio Tinto gig

RCT's Russian job

Eight remote control solutions deployed at East Siberian gold mine.

RCT's Russian job
RCT's Russian job
RCT's Russian job

Happy twist in SoP story

Australian Potash lays claim to being Australia's first field evaporated SoP producer.

Happy twist in SoP story
Happy twist in SoP story

Fire forces worker to jump from basket

Fire forces worker to jump from an elevated work basket.

17 JAN 2019

Sustainability

Fire forces worker to jump from basket
Fire forces worker to jump from basket
Fire forces worker to jump from basket
Fire forces worker to jump from basket

Self-aware software

Software can learn to help improve underground loading and hauling processes.

Self-aware software
Self-aware software
Self-aware software

Fosterville flying

High grade zones led to mines "outperformance".

Fosterville flying
Fosterville flying

Western Areas to really get pumping at Odysseus

Plans to start decline rehabilitation later this month.

09 JAN 2019

Development

Western Areas to really get pumping at Odysseus

Gekko in box seat for King Island job

Study reduced capital and operational costs thanks to a redesigned flowsheet.

17 JAN 2019

Design / Build

Gekko in box seat for King Island job
Gekko in box seat for King Island job
Gekko in box seat for King Island job
Gekko in box seat for King Island job

Interlate and Newcrest team up

Interlate's near real-time monitoring solution is essentially a productivity centre of excellence.

Interlate and Newcrest team up
Interlate and Newcrest team up
Interlate and Newcrest team up

Savannah gets trucking

Concentrate already trucked to port as mine comes back to life.

15 JAN 2019

Development

Savannah gets trucking
Savannah gets trucking

Venturex out of the blocks at Sulphur Springs

Venturex has been busy on several fronts since finishing its updated DFS last year.

15 JAN 2019

Development

Venturex out of the blocks at Sulphur Springs
Venturex out of the blocks at Sulphur Springs
Venturex out of the blocks at Sulphur Springs

Golden times at Comet Vale

More Comet Vale gold is poured at Burbanks.

14 JAN 2019

Development

Golden times at Comet Vale
Golden times at Comet Vale
Golden times at Comet Vale

Record quarter at Thalanga

Production at West 45 and the Thalanga plant hit new highs in the December quarter.

Record quarter at Thalanga
Record quarter at Thalanga

Erosion research takes RST further

This research encompasses trials and tests in the field of fine particle management.

17 JAN 2019

Maintenance

Erosion research takes RST further
Erosion research takes RST further
Erosion research takes RST further
Erosion research takes RST further

Watch how you grease that, pumpers told

Incorrectly applying lubrication can bring the whole process to a sticky end.

17 JAN 2019

Maintenance

Watch how you grease that, pumpers told
Watch how you grease that, pumpers told
Watch how you grease that, pumpers told

Siri for maintenance

With ontologies data can be mapped according to machine-interpretable concepts.

16 JAN 2019

Innovation

Siri for maintenance
Siri for maintenance

Schaeffler's new hub

Plans to use Sydney HQ as a hub to extend its Industry 4.0 plans.

Schaeffler's new hub

Orcoda, Minset get BHP shutdown deal

The $35,000 deal follows a successful trial last year.

16 JAN 2019

Maintenance

Orcoda, Minset get BHP shutdown deal
Orcoda, Minset get BHP shutdown deal

HMC cash about to flow for Image

The 10,000 tonne load was compiled after Image experienced a purple patch in production.

HMC cash about to flow for Image
HMC cash about to flow for Image

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

Regional infrastructure boost on the way for the Hunter

The draft SIC is forecast to provide a contribution of up to $468.8 million over the next 20 years.

18 JAN 2019

Logistics

Regional infrastructure boost on the way for the Hunter
Regional infrastructure boost on the way for the Hunter
Regional infrastructure boost on the way for the Hunter
Regional infrastructure boost on the way for the Hunter

Alliance seeking new buyers

Offtake arrangements open company to new customers.

15 JAN 2019

Natural resources

Alliance seeking new buyers
Alliance seeking new buyers
Alliance seeking new buyers
Alliance seeking new buyers

Big Australian all at sea in cabotage cut

BHP angers the union with plans to dump shipping service.

15 JAN 2019

Transport

Big Australian all at sea in cabotage cut
Big Australian all at sea in cabotage cut
Big Australian all at sea in cabotage cut

Road train explosion blame game

Queensland government seeks damages for 2014 road train ammonium nitrate blast.

14 JAN 2019

Transport

Road train explosion blame game
Road train explosion blame game
Road train explosion blame game

Altura ships keep Chinese course

Smooth sailing for Altura as Chinese loads keep coming.

Altura ships keep Chinese course
Altura ships keep Chinese course
Altura ships keep Chinese course

BHP train crash driver sacked

Was reportedly told of dismissal in the week before Christmas.

11 JAN 2019

Transport

BHP train crash driver sacked
BHP train crash driver sacked

Dozer rolls in night time incident

The coal was sticky at the time of the incident.

18 JAN 2019

Sustainability

Dozer rolls in night time incident
Dozer rolls in night time incident
Dozer rolls in night time incident
Dozer rolls in night time incident

Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt

$10 trillion would require a lot of wind turbines and solar panels.

18 JAN 2019

Sustainability

Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt
Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt
Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt
Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt

News Wrap

AGL pulls toxic waste product off the market.

18 JAN 2019

Investment

News Wrap
News Wrap
News Wrap

Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg

The worker had been installing a cable at the roof level using a converted wheel loader.

17 JAN 2019

Fleet

Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg
Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg
Wrong flick of switch leaves worker with broken leg

MCA snub NT tax grab

Draft bill streamlines the assessment and approvals process into a single piece of legislation.

17 JAN 2019

Investment

MCA snub NT tax grab
MCA snub NT tax grab
MCA snub NT tax grab

Fire forces worker to jump from basket

Fire forces worker to jump from an elevated work basket.

17 JAN 2019

Sustainability

Fire forces worker to jump from basket
Fire forces worker to jump from basket

Wongawilli strikers claim victory

The deal includes a shift from casual employment to permanent employment.

17 JAN 2019

Sustainability

Wongawilli strikers claim victory
Wongawilli strikers claim victory

Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt

$10 trillion would require a lot of wind turbines and solar panels.

18 JAN 2019
Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt
Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt
Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt
Hogsback stands and delivers on Adam Bandt

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