Immersive goes to Komatsu

Komatsu has bought Australian mining equipment simulator maker Immersive Technologies.

Immersive goes to Komatsu
Immersive goes to Komatsu
Immersive goes to Komatsu

 

Guide to better bang for buck

Mobile app to help shotfirers make blasting calculations, among other things.

Guide to better bang for buck
Guide to better bang for buck
Guide to better bang for buck

Hire automation

Broader automation offerings among the benefits National Group gets with Wolff acquisition.

12 JUN 2019

Fleet

Hire automation
Hire automation
Hire automation

Rexx rips into Granny Smith

Truck facing its second trial after performing well at Murrin Murrin.

11 JUN 2019

Fleet

Rexx rips into Granny Smith
Rexx rips into Granny Smith

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
Preparing to throw the digital switch underground
Preparing to throw the digital switch underground
Preparing to throw the digital switch underground

Cleaner burning Cat

Has configurations to meet toughest diesel emissions standards.

31 MAY 2019

Fleet

Cleaner burning Cat
Cleaner burning Cat
Cleaner burning Cat

Pybar lands Hamlet part

Pybar has won the contract to develop the Hamlet North project.

30 MAY 2019

Development

Pybar lands Hamlet part
Pybar lands Hamlet part

Safer Simba prowling

Allows teleremote tramming of production drill from ring to ring.

Safer Simba prowling

Toweranna gold mills free

Makes for a fairly vanilla processing flow sheet.

13 JUN 2019

Design / Build

Toweranna gold mills free
Toweranna gold mills free
Toweranna gold mills free
Toweranna gold mills free

Good morning Victoria

Morning Star gives up the gold

Good morning Victoria
Good morning Victoria
Good morning Victoria

Battery business case building

Another player looking to enter WA's Lithium Valley.

11 JUN 2019

Plant

Battery business case building
Battery business case building

IES gets independent expert input

Improvements suggested for the pit to plant optimisation tool.

IES gets independent expert input
IES gets independent expert input
IES gets independent expert input

Anglo CHPP expansion could lift sales by 4Mpta

Moranbah North, produced 6.76 million tonnes in 2018 while the Grosvenor mine produced 3.76Mt.

08 JUN 2019

Design / Build

Anglo CHPP expansion could lift sales by 4Mpta
Anglo CHPP expansion could lift sales by 4Mpta
Anglo CHPP expansion could lift sales by 4Mpta

Ardmore prepares for UK plant arrival

Centrex eagerly awaits arrival of new plant from the UK.

06 JUN 2019

Plant

Ardmore prepares for UK plant arrival
Ardmore prepares for UK plant arrival

Slag feed production down at Port Pirie

Nyrstar calls force majeure at the Port Pirie lead smelter after an unplanned shutdown.

11 JUN 2019

Maintenance

Slag feed production down at Port Pirie
Slag feed production down at Port Pirie
Slag feed production down at Port Pirie
Slag feed production down at Port Pirie

Schaeffler on the march to Yangibana

The Yangibana rare earths project in WA's Upper Gascoyne will move into production by Q3 2019.

Schaeffler on the march to Yangibana
Schaeffler on the march to Yangibana
Schaeffler on the march to Yangibana

Drug testing standards updated

Australian standard for detecting drugs in saliva updated.

Drug testing standards updated
Drug testing standards updated

Dacian drops guidance again

Production problems blight Mt Morgans.

05 JUN 2019

Development

Dacian drops guidance again

Sizing up with Orica

FRAGTrack is part of Orica's BlastIQ digital blast optimisation platform suite.

Sizing up with Orica
Sizing up with Orica

SRG heads to Worsley

The contract comes with an option to extend the order to 6 years.

27 MAY 2019

Logistics

SRG heads to Worsley
SRG heads to Worsley

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

Sconi gets cream on top

Sconi will have a LOM of 30 years.

13 JUN 2019

Logistics

Sconi gets cream on top
Sconi gets cream on top
Sconi gets cream on top
Sconi gets cream on top

DMIRS issues warning after spate of powerline hits

From 2009 to 2018 there were 26 cases of contact with overhead powerlines at WA mine sites.

DMIRS issues warning after spate of powerline hits
DMIRS issues warning after spate of powerline hits
DMIRS issues warning after spate of powerline hits
DMIRS issues warning after spate of powerline hits

Green light for Beyondie

Beyondie ticks all the boxes.

12 JUN 2019

Logistics

Green light for Beyondie
Green light for Beyondie
Green light for Beyondie

Onsite to light up Rio's life

Onsite will shine a light on things for Rio.

12 JUN 2019

Logistics

Onsite to light up Rio's life
Onsite to light up Rio's life
Onsite to light up Rio's life

Planning for life after Liddell

Liddell's capacity will be replaced by a combination of increased interconnection to other states.

Planning for life after Liddell
Planning for life after Liddell
Planning for life after Liddell

Centrex getting on the train at Ardmore

Centrex happy with government plans for Townsville Port.

11 JUN 2019

Logistics

Centrex getting on the train at Ardmore
Centrex getting on the train at Ardmore

Regulator to launch investigation into Wilpinjong heavy vehicle collision

A Hitachi Ex1200 excavator collided with an autonomous dozer.

14 JUN 2019

Sustainability

Regulator to launch investigation into Wilpinjong heavy vehicle collision
Regulator to launch investigation into Wilpinjong heavy vehicle collision
Regulator to launch investigation into Wilpinjong heavy vehicle collision
Regulator to launch investigation into Wilpinjong heavy vehicle collision

Vehicle roll after sun vision impairment

The vehicle hit the centre island and rolled onto its side.

14 JUN 2019

Sustainability

Vehicle roll after sun vision impairment
Vehicle roll after sun vision impairment
Vehicle roll after sun vision impairment
Vehicle roll after sun vision impairment

Hogsback on anti-nukes

Not a peep from Peter Garrett and the activist community about the evils of uranium.

14 JUN 2019

Hogsback

Hogsback on anti-nukes
Hogsback on anti-nukes
Hogsback on anti-nukes

News Wrap

Norway prepares to dump up to $3.7b in Aussie shares.

14 JUN 2019

Investment

News Wrap
News Wrap
News Wrap

BHP ready to roll Operation Services into Peak Downs and Saraji

Operations Services workers have already been deployed at Caval Ridge and Daunia.

14 JUN 2019

Sustainability

BHP ready to roll Operation Services into Peak Downs and Saraji
BHP ready to roll Operation Services into Peak Downs and Saraji
BHP ready to roll Operation Services into Peak Downs and Saraji

Automation courses taking STEM to school

Australia's first nationally recognised course in automation begins.

13 JUN 2019

Investment

Automation courses taking STEM to school
Automation courses taking STEM to school

Adani groundwater plan gets Qld govt green light

Dow said the approval was confirmation the plan complied with all regulatory conditions.

13 JUN 2019

Sustainability

Adani groundwater plan gets Qld govt green light
Adani groundwater plan gets Qld govt green light

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