Articles by Noel Dyson - Page 4 of 460

Housekeeping blamed for miner injury

Housekeeping blamed for miner injury

Miner suffered rib fractures and internal injuries in the incident.

Maintenance

17 SEP 2021
Another Minexpo, another long-distance operation

Another Minexpo, another long-distance operation

Demonstration of machine's teleremote capabilities.

Fleet

17 SEP 2021
Really hot prospects

Really hot prospects

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

Power play

Power play

Another electricity generation source needed.

Editor's Comment

16 SEP 2021
Rio Tinto and Caterpillar team up on green autonomous trucks

Rio Tinto and Caterpillar team up on green autonomous trucks

Aimed at creating zero-emissions autonomous haul trucks.

Fleet

15 SEP 2021
Roy Hill buys battery-electric locomotive

Roy Hill buys battery-electric locomotive

World first in the mining industry.

Transport

14 SEP 2021
Epiroc to convert

Epiroc to convert

Gains capability that allows it to turn diesel equipment into battery-electric vehicles.

Fleet

13 SEP 2021
Orica launching second generation wireless initiator

Orica launching second generation wireless initiator

Second generation of Webgen to be commercially available from December.

Innovation

10 SEP 2021
Another electrifying option

Another electrifying option

Battery technology improvements could change the game.

Greener generators installed at Davyhurst

Greener generators installed at Davyhurst

Relies on a virtual gas pipeline.

Micromine adds Alastri

Micromine adds Alastri

Adds further scheduling capability.

Testing times made easier for miners

Testing times made easier for miners

Rapid antigen tests can provide a warning that a worker may have COVID-19.

Logistics

06 SEP 2021