Another tyre shortage cometh

It's back. The tyre monster has returned to savage unwary miners.

Another tyre shortage cometh
Another tyre shortage cometh
Another tyre shortage cometh

 

 

Komatsu's 300

Seeking 300 recruits in its largest every recruitment drive.

Komatsu's 300
Komatsu's 300
Komatsu's 300

GEMCO goes with Boart for drilling

Expects to drill 4800 holes over the three years.

04 OCT 2018

Fleet

GEMCO goes with Boart for drilling
GEMCO goes with Boart for drilling
GEMCO goes with Boart for drilling

Wall failure stops mining for 12 hours at Kali Kuning

Pit wall collapsed at Kali Kuning mine on Wetar Island, Indonesia.

Wall failure stops mining for 12 hours at Kali Kuning
Wall failure stops mining for 12 hours at Kali Kuning

Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa

Includes a proprietary gearbox and powered wrenching.

10 OCT 2018

Fleet

Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa
Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa
Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa
Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa

Pybar goes underground at Woodlawn

Woodlawn on track for commissioning by the end of the year.

26 SEP 2018

Development

Pybar goes underground at Woodlawn
Pybar goes underground at Woodlawn
Pybar goes underground at Woodlawn

Savannah restart on track

Savannah nickel process plant refurbishment on track for October recommissioning.

25 SEP 2018

Development

Savannah restart on track
Savannah restart on track

Quick start-ups for a number of things

Rockstarter can be powering a pump one day and starting a drill the next.

Quick start-ups for a number of things

Northern to double down the grade

Northern looks to sort its ore

12 OCT 2018

Design / Build

Northern to double down the grade
Northern to double down the grade
Northern to double down the grade
Northern to double down the grade

Leigh Creek turns out first syngas

Leigh Creek could be turning out energy again.

11 OCT 2018

Plant

Leigh Creek turns out first syngas
Leigh Creek turns out first syngas
Leigh Creek turns out first syngas

Solid gold from Fosterville

Fosterville brings home the gold for Kirkland Lake.

Solid gold from Fosterville
Solid gold from Fosterville

Yangibana hungry for DRA FEED

Yangibana FEED contract for DRA

11 OCT 2018

Design / Build

Yangibana hungry for DRA FEED
Yangibana hungry for DRA FEED
Yangibana hungry for DRA FEED

Making magnesium moves

Coal ash conversion plan hits a snag.

10 OCT 2018

Design / Build

Making magnesium moves
Making magnesium moves
Making magnesium moves

Maroon Gold to mine and process Laneway's gold

Laneway and Maroon do Agate Creek deal.

08 OCT 2018

Design / Build

Maroon Gold to mine and process Laneway's gold
Maroon Gold to mine and process Laneway's gold

Glencore stands behind its assets

25% performance guarantee puts Glencore ahead of the game

Glencore stands behind its assets
Glencore stands behind its assets
Glencore stands behind its assets

Another tyre shortage cometh

It's back. The tyre monster has returned to savage unwary miners.

Another tyre shortage cometh
Another tyre shortage cometh

Open up on mine shut plans says head

International council chief tells Australian miners to check their end game is in order

Open up on mine shut plans says head

Kakadu yellow cake keeps coming

Ranger keeps producing for ERA

Kakadu yellow cake keeps coming
Kakadu yellow cake keeps coming

A little bit of the Pilbara for China

Ore sails to China in Pilgangoora ore sale.

A little bit of the Pilbara for China
A little bit of the Pilbara for China

Monster haulers get VIP treatment

Police escorts and road closures needed to move behemoths.

15 OCT 2018

Transport

Monster haulers get VIP treatment
Monster haulers get VIP treatment
Monster haulers get VIP treatment
Monster haulers get VIP treatment

Gwalia gets gas

Pacific Energy boosts Gwalia's gas stocks

Gwalia gets gas
Gwalia gets gas
Gwalia gets gas
Gwalia gets gas

Very large fleet now complete

The FMG Northern Spirit sails into Port Hedland's harbour

11 OCT 2018

Transport

Very large fleet now complete
Very large fleet now complete
Very large fleet now complete

Gina paints Roy Hill pink

Hancock and Roy Hill bring colour to the Pilbara

10 OCT 2018

Logistics

Gina paints Roy Hill pink
Gina paints Roy Hill pink
Gina paints Roy Hill pink

Bis getting ready to build

Potential expansion into the Americas on the cards.

09 OCT 2018

Logistics

Bis getting ready to build
Bis getting ready to build

News wrap

Joyce scuttles to scuttle Snowy 2.0.

15 OCT 2018

Sustainability

News wrap
News wrap
News wrap
News wrap

Tahmoor back in business

Coking coal operation back in operation after more than a month.

15 OCT 2018

Sustainability

Tahmoor back in business
Tahmoor back in business
Tahmoor back in business
Tahmoor back in business

Staff to be cut at Hail Creek

Cuts driven by plans to change mining method and rostering.

15 OCT 2018

Sustainability

Staff to be cut at Hail Creek
Staff to be cut at Hail Creek
Staff to be cut at Hail Creek

Snapshot on miner mental health

Mental health matters at work

15 OCT 2018

Sustainability

Snapshot on miner mental health
Snapshot on miner mental health
Snapshot on miner mental health

Adelaide centre to gaze into abyss

New minerals research centre in Adelaide to delve deeper

15 OCT 2018

Exploration

Adelaide centre to gaze into abyss
Adelaide centre to gaze into abyss
Adelaide centre to gaze into abyss

Broken dust monitor costs Broken Hill

Failure to properly monitor dust levels costs Broken Hill Operations.

15 OCT 2018

Sustainability

Broken dust monitor costs Broken Hill
Broken dust monitor costs Broken Hill

News wrap

MinRes lands blow in legal war with tweeter.

14 OCT 2018

Investment

News wrap
News wrap

Green lawfare

Cut of coal generation talked up.

11 OCT 2018
Green lawfare
Green lawfare
Green lawfare
Green lawfare

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