Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?

Reducing the impurities in its iron ore could benefit its Scope Three plans.

24 JUL 2019

Plant

Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?
Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?
Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?

 

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

Carrapateena on track

Total decline development at 15,127m and 46,000t of development ore stockpiled.

23 JUL 2019

Development

Carrapateena on track
Carrapateena on track
Carrapateena on track
Carrapateena on track

Abra approvals completed

Anticipates a 14-year mine life.

03 JUL 2019

Development

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

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

Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?

Reducing the impurities in its iron ore could benefit its Scope Three plans.

24 JUL 2019

Plant

Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?
Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?
Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?
Does BHP need to go back to Boodarie?

Ore sorted at Browns Range

To cut out the middle man and deal directly with end users Northern wants to separate ore itself.

24 JUL 2019

Design / Build

Ore sorted at Browns Range
Ore sorted at Browns Range
Ore sorted at Browns Range

Primero to help build plant for Hazer

Once the ECI work is done Hazer will award the EPC contract.

24 JUL 2019

Design / Build

Primero to help build plant for Hazer
Primero to help build plant for Hazer

Stronger alloys on the cards

Researchers find way to make stronger lightweight magnesium alloys.

Stronger alloys on the cards
Stronger alloys on the cards
Stronger alloys on the cards

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

An energy saving spacer

Up to 21.5% energy draw reductions from spacers.

An energy saving spacer
An energy saving spacer

Pumping up lifting safety

Make lifting heavy pump parts simpler and safer.

24 JUL 2019

Maintenance

Pumping up lifting safety
Pumping up lifting safety
Pumping up lifting safety
Pumping up lifting safety

Around the world for Mina Justa

Schenck Process' Australian team will design and supply screens and feeders to Peruvian mine.

24 JUL 2019

Logistics

Around the world for Mina Justa
Around the world for Mina Justa
Around the world for Mina Justa

Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up

According to the council, FIFO is having a detrimental effect on the town.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up
Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up

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

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

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

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

Ore sorted at Browns Range

To cut out the middle man and deal directly with end users Northern wants to separate ore itself.

24 JUL 2019

Design / Build

Ore sorted at Browns Range
Ore sorted at Browns Range
Ore sorted at Browns Range
Ore sorted at Browns Range

Around the world for Mina Justa

Schenck Process' Australian team will design and supply screens and feeders to Peruvian mine.

24 JUL 2019

Logistics

Around the world for Mina Justa
Around the world for Mina Justa
Around the world for Mina Justa
Around the world for Mina Justa

More Thunderbird zircon for Wensheng

Sheffield sells more zircon to Wensheng.

22 JUL 2019

Logistics

More Thunderbird zircon for Wensheng
More Thunderbird zircon for Wensheng
More Thunderbird zircon for Wensheng

Forrestania nickel for Japan

Sumitomo to buy nickel from Western Areas' Forrestania mine.

22 JUL 2019

Logistics

Forrestania nickel for Japan
Forrestania nickel for Japan
Forrestania nickel for Japan

Idler maker goes local

Fenner Dunlop to open new plant in Brisbane

22 JUL 2019

Logistics

Idler maker goes local
Idler maker goes local
Idler maker goes local

Botswana or bust for Barminco

Barminco will build Zone Red for Khoemacau in Botswana.

22 JUL 2019

Logistics

Botswana or bust for Barminco
Botswana or bust for Barminco

Five of the best for Thunderbird

Sheffield excited to see first female graduate come through at Thunderbird.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Five of the best for Thunderbird
Five of the best for Thunderbird
Five of the best for Thunderbird
Five of the best for Thunderbird

Light fingered mill reliner comes unstuck

Gold stealing charges levelled against Camillo man.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Light fingered mill reliner comes unstuck
Light fingered mill reliner comes unstuck
Light fingered mill reliner comes unstuck
Light fingered mill reliner comes unstuck

VET groups in fraud frame

VET safety training groups face court for falsifying training records.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

VET groups in fraud frame
VET groups in fraud frame
VET groups in fraud frame

Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up

According to the council, FIFO is having a detrimental effect on the town.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up
Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up
Kalgoorlie council draws line in the sand as FIFO fight heats up

Dust protestors to target Rix's Creek hearing

The Hunter Valley recorded its worst air quality due to increasing particle matter from the mines.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Dust protestors to target Rix's Creek hearing
Dust protestors to target Rix's Creek hearing
Dust protestors to target Rix's Creek hearing

Qld govt should let coal mining companies continue hiring

Not a single CEO said they planned to reduce their workforce in the coming 12 months.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Qld govt should let coal mining companies continue hiring
Qld govt should let coal mining companies continue hiring

Greens introduce anti-coal power bill

The Greens continue to maintain its campaign against coal, seeking to phase it out completely.

24 JUL 2019

Sustainability

Greens introduce anti-coal power bill
Greens introduce anti-coal power bill

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