Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers

Miners poaching grain truck and train drivers.

09 APR 2021

Transport

Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers
Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers
Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers

Time up for tailings dams?

New tailings standard oversight body to be formed this year.

Time up for tailings dams?
Time up for tailings dams?
Time up for tailings dams?

CSI called in at Brockman 2

Gives crushing contractor an opportunity to show off its load and haul and drill and blast skills.

06 APR 2021

Development

CSI called in at Brockman 2
CSI called in at Brockman 2
CSI called in at Brockman 2

Liebherr's Australian eight

Expects to have eight R9600 excavators operating in Australia by mid-2021.

01 APR 2021

Fleet

Liebherr
Liebherr

To be sure

Builds on training components of its predecessor.

To be sure
To be sure
To be sure
To be sure

Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability

Added the kind of things miners will need if they want to consider battery-electric equipment.

31 MAR 2021

Fleet

Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability
Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability
Epiroc buys electric infrastructure capability

Stop! Hammer time

A non-destructive way of testing rock bolts may have been found.

Stop! Hammer time
Stop! Hammer time

Removing the reamer

Device makes the task safer, quicker and cheaper.

Removing the reamer

Engenium going to Stantec

Stantec sees Australia as a key geographic area for growth.

09 APR 2021

Design / Build

Engenium going to Stantec
Engenium going to Stantec
Engenium going to Stantec
Engenium going to Stantec

FYI HPA NPV OTR

The 86% NPV value comes on the back of HPA process technical improvements.

31 MAR 2021

Design / Build

FYI HPA NPV OTR
FYI HPA NPV OTR
FYI HPA NPV OTR

Lime deal struck

Looking to develop zero-emissions lime.

Lime deal struck
Lime deal struck

Grinding out a legacy

Metso and Outotec combining their experience in new mill range.

24 MAR 2021

Comminution

Grinding out a legacy
Grinding out a legacy
Grinding out a legacy

Going bigger at Beyondie

Kalium Lakes believes it can get another 10,000tpa out of the SoP purification plant.

24 MAR 2021

Design / Build

Going bigger at Beyondie
Going bigger at Beyondie
Going bigger at Beyondie

Cyprium getting busy at Nifty

Already identified opportunities at the site.

Cyprium getting busy at Nifty
Cyprium getting busy at Nifty

I knew that would come in handy

Had mill motor on hand ready for installation.

I knew that would come in handy
I knew that would come in handy
I knew that would come in handy
I knew that would come in handy

Vysarn, Monadelphous land FMG contracts

Existing suppliers get new terms.

18 MAR 2021

Maintenance

Vysarn, Monadelphous land FMG contracts
Vysarn, Monadelphous land FMG contracts
Vysarn, Monadelphous land FMG contracts

Rehabilitation bond adjusted

The calculator includes updated costing rates for consumer price index changes.

17 MAR 2021

Sustainability

Rehabilitation bond adjusted
Rehabilitation bond adjusted

BHP to help electrify China

More than 75% of BHP's nickel is sold to electric battery material suppliers.

BHP to help electrify China

Jaw crushing work for Simpec

As part of the contract Simpec is to replace two C160 jaw crushers at Cloudbreak.

Jaw crushing work for Simpec
Jaw crushing work for Simpec

Cirrus cloud in Canberra

Cirrus will also provide ICT security services across GA's ICT environment.

Cirrus cloud in Canberra
Cirrus cloud in Canberra

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

Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row

Police attended and the protest was finished by 9am with the road cleared for movement.

09 APR 2021

Sustainability

Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row
Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row
Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row
Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row

Water savers

Technologies designed to recycle water going to tailings.

09 APR 2021

Natural resources

Water savers
Water savers
Water savers
Water savers

Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers

Miners poaching grain truck and train drivers.

09 APR 2021

Transport

Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers
Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers
Resources boom causes grain pain for farmers

Port power

Gascoyne Gateway could export rare earth and supply miners.

08 APR 2021

Transport

Port power
Port power
Port power

BHP extends Alliance alliance

Air charter services agreement extended for another two years.

08 APR 2021

Transport

BHP extends Alliance alliance
BHP extends Alliance alliance
BHP extends Alliance alliance

Felix awarded software contract with Macmahon

Award considered 'important milestone' as company expands mining presence.

07 APR 2021

Logistics

Felix awarded software contract with Macmahon
Felix awarded software contract with Macmahon

Federal government may intervene to stop Whyalla failing

Birmingham made no mention of the mines that supply the steelworks, including the Tahmoor colliery.

09 APR 2021

Investment

Federal government may intervene to stop Whyalla failing
Federal government may intervene to stop Whyalla failing
Federal government may intervene to stop Whyalla failing
Federal government may intervene to stop Whyalla failing

Underground evacuation after compressor fire

The compressor was on the mine surface, however, the workforce was withdrawn from underground.

09 APR 2021

Sustainability

Underground evacuation after compressor fire
Underground evacuation after compressor fire
Underground evacuation after compressor fire
Underground evacuation after compressor fire

Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row

Police attended and the protest was finished by 9am with the road cleared for movement.

09 APR 2021

Sustainability

Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row
Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row
Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row

Anglo harnesses digital technology for transformation

The challenge and the opportunity for Anglo American's suppliers lies in FutureSmart Mining.

09 APR 2021

Innovation

Anglo harnesses digital technology for transformation
Anglo harnesses digital technology for transformation
Anglo harnesses digital technology for transformation

Autonomous fleets create 'new paradigm': Auto-mate CEO

Technology 'start-up' set to be part of mining automation long haul

08 APR 2021

auto-mate

Autonomous fleets create
Autonomous fleets create
Autonomous fleets create

Lack of communication causes CM shuttle car collision

There was no positive communication between the shuttle car operator and the CM operator.

08 APR 2021

Sustainability

Lack of communication causes CM shuttle car collision
Lack of communication causes CM shuttle car collision

A 'gold standard' cyber certification?

Miners' uptake of new technology not just about efficiency.

07 APR 2021

Sustainability

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Hydrogen mania could just be a lot of hot air

The process of removing hydrogen from oxygen requires a lot of energy.

08 APR 2021
Hydrogen mania could just be a lot of hot air
Hydrogen mania could just be a lot of hot air
Hydrogen mania could just be a lot of hot air
Hydrogen mania could just be a lot of hot air

A new mining life

A big PGE find has been made right on Perth's doorstep.

11 MAR 2021
A new mining life
A new mining life
A new mining life

Tasmania steps up

Tasmania could show the other states how things should be done.

11 MAR 2021
Tasmania steps up
Tasmania steps up

Culture crunch

Looking at the culture that can make or break a company.

11 MAR 2021
Culture crunch
Culture crunch

Hunting invisible gold

Could orebodies with invisible gold be hiding in plain sight in WA's Capricorn region.

16 FEB 2021
Hunting invisible gold
Hunting invisible gold