Articles by Noel Dyson

Schaeffler's new hub

Schaeffler's new hub

Plans to use Sydney HQ as a hub to extend its Industry 4.0 plans.

Orcoda, Minset get BHP shutdown deal

Orcoda, Minset get BHP shutdown deal

The $35,000 deal follows a successful trial last year.

Maintenance

16 JAN 2019
Savannah gets trucking

Savannah gets trucking

Concentrate already trucked to port as mine comes back to life.

Development

15 JAN 2019
Alliance seeking new buyers

Alliance seeking new buyers

Offtake arrangements open company to new customers.

Natural resources

15 JAN 2019
Optimising the transfer

Optimising the transfer

Optimising the transfer point in a conveyor system can lead to measurable productivity gains.

Maintenance

14 JAN 2019
Red Dog wraps up

Red Dog wraps up

Last ore hauled from Red Dog gold mine to the Sunrise Dam mill.

Keeping it clean where it gets tight

Keeping it clean where it gets tight

Conveyor cleaner designed for where installation space is limited.

Maintenance

14 JAN 2019
Latrobe Magnesium gets India patent

Latrobe Magnesium gets India patent

Hydrometallurgical process gets India patent protection.

Innovation

14 JAN 2019
Fixing equipment shortages

Fixing equipment shortages

Equipment makers taking steps to head off equipment shortages.

Fleet

14 JAN 2019
Record quarter at Thalanga

Record quarter at Thalanga

Production at West 45 and the Thalanga plant hit new highs in the December quarter.

Strike shakes Wongawilli

Strike shakes Wongawilli

The action is in the form of consecutive work stoppages for 24 hour periods

Sustainability

14 JAN 2019
BHP train crash driver sacked

BHP train crash driver sacked

Was reportedly told of dismissal in the week before Christmas.

Transport

11 JAN 2019