Leaping into the big league

Given three years and US$8.4 billion to do five-year $15 billion project.

13 JUL 2018

Development

Leaping into the big league
Leaping into the big league
Leaping into the big league

Emeco tracking right

Equipment hirer's financial position heading the right way.

16 JUL 2018

Fleet

Emeco tracking right
Emeco tracking right
Emeco tracking right

Komatsu rolls out cleaner burning loaders

Loaders come with Tier 4 final engines.

16 JUL 2018

Fleet

Komatsu rolls out cleaner burning loaders
Komatsu rolls out cleaner burning loaders

Panoramic bringing Savannah back

Targeting first concentrate shipments to China in next

17 JUL 2018

Development

Panoramic bringing Savannah back
Panoramic bringing Savannah back
Panoramic bringing Savannah back
Panoramic bringing Savannah back

High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale

Mining at Comet Vale progressing ahead of schedule.

16 JUL 2018

Development

High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale
High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale
High grade ore access nigh at Comet Vale

Production scheduler boasts optimisation improvements

Optimisation enhancements and improved management of Gantt chart activities offered.

Production scheduler boasts optimisation improvements
Production scheduler boasts optimisation improvements

Dilution drives changed mining plan at Second Fortune

Considering new plan for deeper ore in the mine.

Dilution drives changed mining plan at Second Fortune

Hellyer to rise again

Hellyer tailings to be reprocessed.

18 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Hellyer to rise again
Hellyer to rise again
Hellyer to rise again
Hellyer to rise again

Getting it sorted in Halls Creek

Sorter to play key role in meeting production targets.

Getting it sorted in Halls Creek
Getting it sorted in Halls Creek
Getting it sorted in Halls Creek

Radio Hill circuit Falcon to set gold free

Artemis dials it up as Radio Hill awaits approval.

17 JUL 2018

Plant

Radio Hill circuit Falcon to set gold free
Radio Hill circuit Falcon to set gold free

Simpec picks up more Talison work

Adds to the $1.2 million contract it won earlier this month at Talison.

17 JUL 2018

Design / Build

Simpec picks up more Talison work
Simpec picks up more Talison work
Simpec picks up more Talison work

OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin

SciDev is confident that further commercial trials will be secured.

16 JUL 2018

Comminution

OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin
OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin
OptiFlox to be trialed in Bowen Basin

Queensland nickel process cheaper and quicker than the rest

Process extracts nickel and cobalt from low grade ores cheaper than existing methods.

11 JUL 2018

Design / Build

Queensland nickel process cheaper and quicker than the rest
Queensland nickel process cheaper and quicker than the rest

DPLH and DWER drop the ball

The departments responsible for monitoring contaminated sites in WA aren't doing their jobs.

DPLH and DWER drop the ball
DPLH and DWER drop the ball
DPLH and DWER drop the ball
DPLH and DWER drop the ball

CSIRO says reuse it or lose it

Battery recycling is the next frontier in the lithium race.

18 JUL 2018

Investment

CSIRO says reuse it or lose it
CSIRO says reuse it or lose it
CSIRO says reuse it or lose it

Iron giants racking up the tonnes

BHP hits record iron ore production for FY18.

Iron giants racking up the tonnes
Iron giants racking up the tonnes

Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations

Collaboration the key for mining companies and their suppliers going forward.

16 JUL 2018

Innovation

Collaboration to ensure sustainable mining operations

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Thiess gets five more years at Prominent Hill.

13 JUL 2018

Maintenance

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Bull fight no solution says Robb

Former minister says Australia has bloated, dysfunctional and costly project approval process.

10 JUL 2018

Investment

Bull fight no solution says Robb
Bull fight no solution says Robb

Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees

There are close to 1400 Queensland job vacancies in mining.

18 JUL 2018

Investment

Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees
Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees
Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees
Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees

AEMO backs coal longevity

Austrlia's power network would not be reliable without coal.

18 JUL 2018

Sustainability

AEMO backs coal longevity
AEMO backs coal longevity
AEMO backs coal longevity
AEMO backs coal longevity

Port Kembla partnership seeks to preserve marine life

The aim is to identify areas of high conservation value.

17 JUL 2018

Natural resources

Port Kembla partnership seeks to preserve marine life
Port Kembla partnership seeks to preserve marine life
Port Kembla partnership seeks to preserve marine life

Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal

Renewable energy is popular in the Hunter Valley, Conroy said.

16 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal
Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal
Hunter Valley MP doesn't believe in coal

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Thiess gets five more years at Prominent Hill.

13 JUL 2018

Maintenance

Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill
Thiess goes the distance at Prominent Hill

Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load

Rio Tinto robot train delivers its first load.

13 JUL 2018

Transport

Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load
Rio Tinto's rail robot delivers its first load

DPLH and DWER drop the ball

The departments responsible for monitoring contaminated sites in WA aren't doing their jobs.

DPLH and DWER drop the ball
DPLH and DWER drop the ball
DPLH and DWER drop the ball
DPLH and DWER drop the ball

CSIRO says reuse it or lose it

Battery recycling is the next frontier in the lithium race.

18 JUL 2018

Investment

CSIRO says reuse it or lose it
CSIRO says reuse it or lose it
CSIRO says reuse it or lose it
CSIRO says reuse it or lose it

Hellyer to rise again

Hellyer tailings to be reprocessed.

18 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Hellyer to rise again
Hellyer to rise again
Hellyer to rise again

Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees

There are close to 1400 Queensland job vacancies in mining.

18 JUL 2018

Investment

Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees
Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees
Central Qld coal sector seeking 519 employees

Predicting long term erosion around pit walls

The rate of erosion did not reduce over time.

18 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Predicting long term erosion around pit walls
Predicting long term erosion around pit walls
Predicting long term erosion around pit walls

Long bush fire season ahead for Central Qld

There is an increased threat of fires following dry conditions.

18 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Long bush fire season ahead for Central Qld
Long bush fire season ahead for Central Qld

AEMO backs coal longevity

Austrlia's power network would not be reliable without coal.

18 JUL 2018

Sustainability

AEMO backs coal longevity
AEMO backs coal longevity

Hogsback on truth in the energy debate

Hogsback just wants to know the true facts about coal in the energy debate.

13 JUL 2018
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate
Hogsback on truth in the energy debate

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