Articles by Noel Dyson

Bis adding automation abilities

Bis adding automation abilities

Bis gets access to IAI technology while giving IAI a way into the mining industry.

Health checker

Health checker

Adds the capability to collect measurements as well as images.

Maintenance

23 SEP 2020
Miners rethink Aboriginal agreements

Miners rethink Aboriginal agreements

The Juukan Gorge incident has forced miners to take a fresh look at their agreements.

Development

22 SEP 2020
Sensore to help BHP find more

Sensore to help BHP find more

Uses artificial intelligence to identify fresh targets.

Exploration

21 SEP 2020
Maxam rolls out large truck tyre

Maxam rolls out large truck tyre

Sidewalls reinforced following customer feedback.

Fleet

21 SEP 2020
BHP promises Juukan Gorge learnings

BHP promises Juukan Gorge learnings

Promises to not destroy any culturally significant sites without asking Traditional Owners first.

Development

20 SEP 2020
Automation report released

Automation report released

Comprehensive review of automation in the mining industry released.

Rock fall shakes Gwalia production

Rock fall shakes Gwalia production

Rockfall causes St Barbara to lose about 8000oz of production for the first quarter of FY21.

Sandvik rolls out another simulator

Sandvik rolls out another simulator

Claims simulator can produce a 5% productivity increase.

Fleet

18 SEP 2020
Drilling down

Drilling down

Program aims to get better geological data for explorers and develop new technologies.

Exploration

18 SEP 2020
Davyhurst gets on the gas

Davyhurst gets on the gas

LNG solution chosen to fuel 7MW Davyhurst power station.

Hub shifts

Hub shifts

Curtin University taking over mining innovation hub.

Innovation

17 SEP 2020