Ausdrill's aspirations

Company looking to technology to bolster its business.

Ausdrill's aspirations
Ausdrill's aspirations
Ausdrill's aspirations

 

Brazil banning upstream tailings dams

Decision follows the recent Minas Gerais tailings dam disaster.

Brazil banning upstream tailings dams
Brazil banning upstream tailings dams
Brazil banning upstream tailings dams

Another collision avoider

System uses Sensera's swarm bee technology.

Another collision avoider
Another collision avoider
Another collision avoider

Komatsu's robodrill

Comes with automatic bit changing.

04 FEB 2019

Fleet

Komatsu's robodrill
Komatsu's robodrill

One operator to control them all

Lets one operator control several machines at once.

One operator to control them all
One operator to control them all
One operator to control them all
One operator to control them all

Far West on track for Red River

Thalanga's second underground deposit on track to start production in third quarter.

11 FEB 2019

Development

Far West on track for Red River
Far West on track for Red River
Far West on track for Red River

Barminco lands extra $100M India work

Been working at the mine since 2016.

07 FEB 2019

Development

Barminco lands extra $100M India work
Barminco lands extra $100M India work

Northparkes wants workers

Superintendents, mechanical engineers and construction supervisors high on the list.

06 FEB 2019

Development

Northparkes wants workers

Siviour spherical graphite stream not spitballing

The results show Renascor has a good case to take Siviour further down the value-adding chain.

22 FEB 2019

Development

Siviour spherical graphite stream not spitballing
Siviour spherical graphite stream not spitballing
Siviour spherical graphite stream not spitballing
Siviour spherical graphite stream not spitballing

Austar underground development begins

Preparations being made to stope the high grade McNally's reef.

21 FEB 2019

Development

Austar underground development begins
Austar underground development begins
Austar underground development begins

PyroPhos a better phosphate bet

PyroPhos is simpler, safer and more efficient than conventional phosphate production process.

18 FEB 2019

Design / Build

PyroPhos a better phosphate bet
PyroPhos a better phosphate bet

Civmec heads to Kemerton

Civmec will be responsible for structural, mechanical and piping works.

18 FEB 2019

Design / Build

Civmec heads to Kemerton
Civmec heads to Kemerton
Civmec heads to Kemerton

FYI goes with the flow

FYI is in the middle of a bankable feasibility study at the Cadoux mine.

18 FEB 2019

Plant

FYI goes with the flow
FYI goes with the flow
FYI goes with the flow

Second Yangibana pilot runs its course

This plant will produce a mixed rare earths carbonate product from Yangibana.

13 FEB 2019

Plant

Second Yangibana pilot runs its course
Second Yangibana pilot runs its course

Pilbara shipping service call

A Pilbara maritime freight service would give the region a massive economic boost and create 30 jobs

20 FEB 2019

Transport

Pilbara shipping service call
Pilbara shipping service call
Pilbara shipping service call
Pilbara shipping service call

Burrup art not all ancient

Visiting American whalers left their mark on rocks throughout the Dampier Archipelago.

Burrup art not all ancient
Burrup art not all ancient
Burrup art not all ancient

Plastic fantastic for wear

Plastic proving a good substitute for steel wear liners.

18 FEB 2019

Maintenance

Plastic fantastic for wear
Plastic fantastic for wear

Aura smart eye keeps conveyors rolling

Fibre optic technology and processing algorithims combine to make Aura IQ.

18 FEB 2019

Maintenance

Aura smart eye keeps conveyors rolling

Work starts on Sandy Ridge

The Sandy Ridge facility sits on a 70 million year old kaolin clay bed 240km from Kalgoorlie

15 FEB 2019

Development

Work starts on Sandy Ridge
Work starts on Sandy Ridge

Peabody milestone lauded

Peabody rehabilitated 86.7ha at Wilkie Creek.

Peabody milestone lauded
Peabody milestone lauded

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Tanami power plant practically complete

Diesel generation fired up and gas plants being commissioned.

Tanami power plant practically complete
Tanami power plant practically complete
Tanami power plant practically complete
Tanami power plant practically complete

Pilbara shipping service call

A Pilbara maritime freight service would give the region a massive economic boost and create 30 jobs

20 FEB 2019

Transport

Pilbara shipping service call
Pilbara shipping service call
Pilbara shipping service call
Pilbara shipping service call

Truck fire issue flares up again

Truck fires continue to dog NSW's transport industry.

20 FEB 2019

Transport

Truck fire issue flares up again
Truck fire issue flares up again
Truck fire issue flares up again

Venture likes look of Riley again

A rising iron ore price makes the Riley mine attractive again.

20 FEB 2019

Logistics

Venture likes look of Riley again
Venture likes look of Riley again
Venture likes look of Riley again

Kalium closes in on Beyondie build

Beyondie's ready to roll thanks to NAIF fund fillip.

20 FEB 2019

Logistics

Kalium closes in on Beyondie build
Kalium closes in on Beyondie build
Kalium closes in on Beyondie build

Rio Tinto has three systems to stop runaway trains that BHP does not

Rio Tinto document shows it has several levels of additional redundancy.

20 FEB 2019

Transport

Rio Tinto has three systems to stop runaway trains that BHP does not
Rio Tinto has three systems to stop runaway trains that BHP does not

Gap closes in Queensland

Queensland leads the way to closing gaps for Indigenous Australians

22 FEB 2019

Investment

Gap closes in Queensland
Gap closes in Queensland
Gap closes in Queensland
Gap closes in Queensland

Bengalla gives New Hope production boost

New Hope's share of coal produced at Bengalla for the three months to January 2019 was 1.5Mt.

Bengalla gives New Hope production boost
Bengalla gives New Hope production boost
Bengalla gives New Hope production boost
Bengalla gives New Hope production boost

Hogsback on Glasenberg's cunning plan

Glencore made one of the biggest thermal coal purchases in history last year.

22 FEB 2019

Hogsback

Hogsback on Glasenberg's cunning plan
Hogsback on Glasenberg's cunning plan
Hogsback on Glasenberg's cunning plan

Glencore's Aussie thermal coal's earnings top US$3B

Australian coking production for the year of 7.5Mt was 23% higher than in 2017.

22 FEB 2019

Investment

Glencore's Aussie thermal coal's earnings top US$3B
Glencore's Aussie thermal coal's earnings top US$3B
Glencore's Aussie thermal coal's earnings top US$3B

News Wrap

Billionaire says world worse off without Australian coal.

22 FEB 2019

Investment

News Wrap
News Wrap
News Wrap

Injured Moranbah North workers recovering

Incident took the life of one of their colleagues.

21 FEB 2019

Sustainability

Injured Moranbah North workers recovering
Injured Moranbah North workers recovering

Land grab puts miners offside

AMEC head says plan to boost WA's conservation estate by 20% will be bad for business.

21 FEB 2019

Sustainability

Land grab puts miners offside
Land grab puts miners offside

Hogsback on independents

What about preventing blackouts and ensuring there is enough energy to power the nation?

01 FEB 2019
Hogsback on independents
Hogsback on independents
Hogsback on independents
Hogsback on independents

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