Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union

Rio's vision for autonomous mining gets a reality check.

18 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union
Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union
Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union

 

Body builder Austin engineers comeback

Body builder Austin is making a comeback.

Body builder Austin engineers comeback
Body builder Austin engineers comeback
Body builder Austin engineers comeback

Byerwen gets 5000th Cat 793

The 5000th 793 to haul coal in Queensland.

18 SEP 2018

Fleet

Byerwen gets 5000th Cat 793
Byerwen gets 5000th Cat 793
Byerwen gets 5000th Cat 793

Pioneer starts an Australian first

Sinclair believed to be Australia's first commercial caesium mine.

14 SEP 2018

Development

Pioneer starts an Australian first
Pioneer starts an Australian first

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
Quick start-ups for a number of things
Quick start-ups for a number of things
Quick start-ups for a number of things

Beta Hunt doubles down

More large gold-bearing specimen stones found at Beta Hunt.

17 SEP 2018

Development

Beta Hunt doubles down
Beta Hunt doubles down
Beta Hunt doubles down

Handling multiple machines at once

System lets one operator handle several machines at once.

Handling multiple machines at once
Handling multiple machines at once

Australian research leading underground automation

Researchers preparing for a fourth major field trip.

Australian research leading underground automation

The pros and cons of IPCC

In-pit crushing and conveying is coming but it is not for everyone.

17 SEP 2018

Comminution

The pros and cons of IPCC
The pros and cons of IPCC
The pros and cons of IPCC
The pros and cons of IPCC

Comet puts exfoliation to the test

Exfoliation could pay off for Comet's graphene hopes.

Comet puts exfoliation to the test
Comet puts exfoliation to the test
Comet puts exfoliation to the test

Jaurdi taking shape

Mining has started and the Jaurdi process plant is taking shape.

14 SEP 2018

Design / Build

Jaurdi taking shape
Jaurdi taking shape

Wiluna tests the waters

Toro get good results from beneficiation and process design studies.

13 SEP 2018

Development

Wiluna tests the waters
Wiluna tests the waters
Wiluna tests the waters

Record haul at Nullagine

Nullagine lifts its game.

Record haul at Nullagine
Record haul at Nullagine
Record haul at Nullagine

Platina's purity potential

Platina puts faith in Owendale

10 SEP 2018

Plant

Platina's purity potential
Platina's purity potential

Aurora hits market speed

Can print complex parts at "market speed".

Aurora hits market speed
Aurora hits market speed
Aurora hits market speed
Aurora hits market speed

Body builder Austin engineers comeback

Body builder Austin is making a comeback.

Body builder Austin engineers comeback
Body builder Austin engineers comeback
Body builder Austin engineers comeback

FMG creates two more opportunities

FMG keeps working to bridge the gap.

FMG creates two more opportunities
FMG creates two more opportunities

Getting projects on solid ground

Compac keeps the ground stable for earthworks.

13 SEP 2018

Innovation

Getting projects on solid ground

MCA kicks goals with Clontarf

The MCA and Clontarf link-up will give young Aboriginal men more opportunities.

12 SEP 2018

Investment

MCA kicks goals with Clontarf
MCA kicks goals with Clontarf

BHP ends Wescone service relationship

Ends longstanding arrangement.

BHP ends Wescone service relationship
BHP ends Wescone service relationship

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New Century gets the slurry flowing

Company moving closer to that all important revenue cheque.

12 SEP 2018

Logistics

New Century gets the slurry flowing
New Century gets the slurry flowing
New Century gets the slurry flowing
New Century gets the slurry flowing

Red Dog starts barking

Red Dog comes to life in WA's Goldfields.

12 SEP 2018

Development

Red Dog starts barking
Red Dog starts barking
Red Dog starts barking
Red Dog starts barking

Moranbah substation to fire up Bowen Basin coal mines

The two-year upgrade had finished, securing a component of the region's electricity transmission.

Moranbah substation to fire up Bowen Basin coal mines
Moranbah substation to fire up Bowen Basin coal mines
Moranbah substation to fire up Bowen Basin coal mines

Coal ship calamity narrowly avoided

Near miss for coal carrier near Newcastle.

05 SEP 2018

Transport

Coal ship calamity narrowly avoided
Coal ship calamity narrowly avoided
Coal ship calamity narrowly avoided

Rock art protection plan progresses

The Burrup rock art strategy moves forward

05 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Rock art protection plan progresses
Rock art protection plan progresses
Rock art protection plan progresses

Greens oppose Leigh Creek UCG project

Hanson-Young said underground coal gasification was harmful and had been outlawed in Queensland.

Greens oppose Leigh Creek UCG project
Greens oppose Leigh Creek UCG project

Thunderbird is the word

The Thunderbird road-show hits the road.

18 SEP 2018

Development

Thunderbird is the word
Thunderbird is the word
Thunderbird is the word
Thunderbird is the word

Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union

Rio's vision for autonomous mining gets a reality check.

18 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union
Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union
Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union
Rio Tinto's one track for all too risky says union

FMG creates two more opportunities

FMG keeps working to bridge the gap.

FMG creates two more opportunities
FMG creates two more opportunities
FMG creates two more opportunities

NSW apprenticeships rise could stem mining skills shortage

NSW infrastructure boom proving a handy skills developer.

18 SEP 2018

Sustainability

NSW apprenticeships rise could stem mining skills shortage
NSW apprenticeships rise could stem mining skills shortage
NSW apprenticeships rise could stem mining skills shortage

Traditional owners appeal Adani native title agreement judgement

W&J traditional owners had rejected last month's decision of a single Federal Court judge.

18 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Traditional owners appeal Adani native title agreement judgement
Traditional owners appeal Adani native title agreement judgement
Traditional owners appeal Adani native title agreement judgement

Controversial coal mine creates a political divide

Matt Canavan has accused Shorten of "sitting on the fence" on the Adani issue.

18 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Controversial coal mine creates a political divide
Controversial coal mine creates a political divide

Qld prepares for cyclone season

The damage to the Goonyella rail line meant coal had to be stockpiled at the mines.

18 SEP 2018

Sustainability

Qld prepares for cyclone season
Qld prepares for cyclone season

Hogsback on CQ cowboys

Palmer might think he could upstage Canavan as a rescuer of Queensland's energy policy.

14 SEP 2018
Hogsback on CQ cowboys
Hogsback on CQ cowboys
Hogsback on CQ cowboys
Hogsback on CQ cowboys

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