Glencore not cutting coal

Glencore is the world's largest exporter of thermal coal.

07 DEC 2021

Investment

Glencore not cutting coal
Glencore not cutting coal
Glencore not cutting coal

 

 

Feds up Aboriginal heritage efforts

Push for national Aboriginal heritage protection standard.

02 DEC 2021

Development

Feds up Aboriginal heritage efforts
Feds up Aboriginal heritage efforts
Feds up Aboriginal heritage efforts

Victorian govt kills mineral sands mine

Fingerboards project rejected on environmental risks, but appeal in the wings.

25 NOV 2021

Development

Victorian govt kills mineral sands mine
Victorian govt kills mineral sands mine
Victorian govt kills mineral sands mine

Anthill project off with a bang

Austral hits major milestone just weeks after approvals.

17 NOV 2021

Development

Anthill project off with a bang
Anthill project off with a bang

Partnering to keep pedestrians safer underground

System can take control of a heavy vehicle and bring it to a controlled stop to protect pedestrians.

Partnering to keep pedestrians safer underground
Partnering to keep pedestrians safer underground
Partnering to keep pedestrians safer underground
Partnering to keep pedestrians safer underground

Newcrest, Epiroc go semi-automatic

A big step towards the zero-entry mine.

Newcrest, Epiroc go semi-automatic
Newcrest, Epiroc go semi-automatic
Newcrest, Epiroc go semi-automatic

Komatsu goes underground

Launching four underground loaders.

22 NOV 2021

Fleet

Komatsu goes underground
Komatsu goes underground

Newmont plans up to 10 Cat EVs at Tanamai

Those trucks expected to be made fully autonomous by 2026.

Newmont plans up to 10 Cat EVs at Tanamai

Metso Outotec unveils crossover feeder

Hybrid feeding solution more cost effective.

06 DEC 2021

Design / Build

Metso Outotec unveils crossover feeder
Metso Outotec unveils crossover feeder
Metso Outotec unveils crossover feeder
Metso Outotec unveils crossover feeder

Toondoon kaolin put to the test

The pilot plant is using kaolin from Zeotech's newly acquired Toondoon project in central Queensland

30 NOV 2021

Plant

Toondoon kaolin put to the test
Toondoon kaolin put to the test
Toondoon kaolin put to the test

China regains gold crown

Australian gold miners down but not out.

China regains gold crown
China regains gold crown

Moving MinRes forward

Part of the plan to get MinRes' Ashburton operation up and running.

25 NOV 2021

Design / Build

Moving MinRes forward
Moving MinRes forward
Moving MinRes forward

Gekko for Dolphin

Earthworks are due to start at Dolphin in 2022's first quarter.

24 NOV 2021

Plant

Gekko for Dolphin
Gekko for Dolphin
Gekko for Dolphin

Smelting on the move

TSL technology being applied to a portable furnace.

24 NOV 2021

Plant

Smelting on the move
Smelting on the move

Austin wins five-year Rio contract

Extends 33-year relationship.

Austin wins five-year Rio contract
Austin wins five-year Rio contract
Austin wins five-year Rio contract
Austin wins five-year Rio contract

Cyprium starts Nifty plant refurb

First ore kicked back to H2 2023.

06 DEC 2021

Maintenance

Cyprium starts Nifty plant refurb
Cyprium starts Nifty plant refurb
Cyprium starts Nifty plant refurb

Tracking the green footprint

Aimed at helping miners get a better understanding of their carbon emissions.

Tracking the green footprint
Tracking the green footprint

Better blasting BME bets

One of the world's 'most advanced' explosive technologies it claims.

Better blasting BME bets

CSI Roy Hill

Builds on previous scope of crushing and screening.

CSI Roy Hill
CSI Roy Hill

Better cone crusher

Weir upgrades the Trio TC84XR crusher for improved safety, functionality and reliability.

Better cone crusher
Better cone crusher

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

Apple Isle exports up

The record amount marks a run of three consecutive months that the figures exceeded $4 billion.

07 DEC 2021

Logistics

Apple Isle exports up
Apple Isle exports up
Apple Isle exports up
Apple Isle exports up

Hexagon, MinRes automating road trains

Aiming to get autonomous road trains carrying 425t GCM.

06 DEC 2021

Transport

Hexagon, MinRes automating road trains
Hexagon, MinRes automating road trains
Hexagon, MinRes automating road trains
Hexagon, MinRes automating road trains

Stacker goes rogue

A coal mine worker intervened and manually isolated the drive power.

03 DEC 2021

Logistics

Stacker goes rogue
Stacker goes rogue
Stacker goes rogue

Dolphin powering up

Activities on the ground at King Island have begun and earthworks are scheduled for December.

Dolphin powering up
Dolphin powering up
Dolphin powering up

Liebherr heads back to Kal

the Kalgoorlie branch will house spare parts, tooling, customer support workers and service teams.

01 DEC 2021

Logistics

Liebherr heads back to Kal
Liebherr heads back to Kal
Liebherr heads back to Kal

Origami house call

Each module is able to house up to six people.

26 NOV 2021

Logistics

Origami house call
Origami house call

Tools to tackle sexual harassment scourge

Push to eliminate sexual harassment and abuse in the mining industry.

07 DEC 2021

Sustainability

Tools to tackle sexual harassment scourge
Tools to tackle sexual harassment scourge
Tools to tackle sexual harassment scourge
Tools to tackle sexual harassment scourge

Tougher penalties call for activists who get in miners' way

Dangerous activity by activists has gone to a whole new level recently.

07 DEC 2021

Sustainability

Tougher penalties call for activists who get in miners
Tougher penalties call for activists who get in miners
Tougher penalties call for activists who get in miners
Tougher penalties call for activists who get in miners

Glencore not cutting coal

Glencore is the world's largest exporter of thermal coal.

07 DEC 2021

Investment

Glencore not cutting coal
Glencore not cutting coal
Glencore not cutting coal

Wheel chock becomes missile

The wheel chock was ejected sideways across the workshop into the next working bay.

07 DEC 2021

Sustainability

Wheel chock becomes missile
Wheel chock becomes missile
Wheel chock becomes missile

Sundance steal

Stockpile of gold ore illegally removed from Sundance gold mine in NT.

06 DEC 2021

Sustainability

Sundance steal
Sundance steal
Sundance steal

Like a sunrise

Sunrise is expected to support more than 1700 full-time jobs over a 3 year build.

06 DEC 2021

Investment

Like a sunrise
Like a sunrise

Roadmap to help close gap

Minerals industry already employs higher proportion of Indigenous Australians than other sectors

06 DEC 2021

Investment

Roadmap to help close gap
Roadmap to help close gap

Coal still critical to NSW

The Critical Minerals and High-Tech Metals Strategy was met with enthusiasm by all parties.

02 DEC 2021
Coal still critical to NSW
Coal still critical to NSW
Coal still critical to NSW
Coal still critical to NSW

Really hot prospects

Quest to build a new kind of geophysical sensor is almost at the finish line.

16 SEP 2021
Really hot prospects
Really hot prospects
Really hot prospects

Coal courage

Politicians lacking courage of their coal convictions.

16 SEP 2021
Coal courage
Coal courage

Power play

Another electricity generation source needed.

16 SEP 2021
Power play
Power play

Tectonic shift

Humanity's understanding of the Earth

01 JUL 2021
Tectonic shift
Tectonic shift