Getting it right down there

Getting it right down there

The electrically powered MD6640 is Caterpillar’s largest rotary drill, capable of hole diameters up to

Development

24 FEB 2015
Boart narrows loss

Boart narrows loss

The result compared to a $620 million loss in 2013. Adjusted NPAT was $142 million. The company recognised

Development

24 FEB 2015
All-time low for Macmahon

All-time low for Macmahon

The $A260 million per annum contract, one of Macmahon’s largest, will end in late April. FMG says it

Development

23 FEB 2015
Tough times for Ausdrill

Tough times for Ausdrill

Ausdrill’s profitability took a further hit with the loss of two big underground contracts as producers

Development

23 FEB 2015
This mining life can be better with First Graphene
This mining life can be better with First Graphene
This mining life can be better with First Graphene

This mining life can be better with First

Leading graphene supplier First Graphene has grown to a world-leader in the manufacture of graphene

CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration improvements
CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration improvements
CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration improvements

CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration

The Cooperative Research Centre for Optimising Resource Extraction has now entered its final year

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crc ore

Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields Mill
Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields Mill
Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields Mill

Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields

Unblocking slurry pumps can take up to 5 hours to remedy.

SPONSORED

metso outotec

Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim at Automation
Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim at Automation
Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim at Automation

Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim

With the end goal of reducing overall mine costs, the first steps towards automation are simple

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dyno nobel

Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune in lost production every day!
Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune in lost production every day!
Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune in lost production every day!

Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune

How confident are you that your trucks are being fully loaded?

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loadscan

Let

Let's get something straight ...

The patented system should answer one of those perennial drilling questions – where does the hole end.

Development

18 FEB 2015
A Ravenswood record

A Ravenswood record

Macmahon Contractors drilled 20,722m, bettering the previous world record of 15,206.9m, using an Atlas

Development

12 FEB 2015
Simulated drilling demand

Simulated drilling demand

At least that is the experience of South African simulator maker Thoroughtec. It has noticed increased

Development

12 FEB 2015
A change a

A change a'coming

The simplest is best methodology made a lot of sense for contractors because they were responsible for

Development

11 FEB 2015
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator

Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new

National Plant & Equipment have purchased two Liebherr R 996B Excavator's

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national group

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Can off site storage and treatment of tailings standardise tailings management

SPONSORED

mclanahan

Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international prominence
Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international prominence
Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international prominence

Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international

Huge Oyu Tolgoi ore handling chutes underline local engineering, fabrication capability

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia
Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia
Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia

Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia

Looking for a CEO to lead this business to the next stage of asset identification and acquisition

SPONSORED
Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment
Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment
Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment

Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment

By Darren Murphy, Principal Consultant and Mine Closure Lead, APAC

SPONSORED

golder

BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40 YEARS
BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40 YEARS
BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40 YEARS

BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40

Australia has some of the most demanding environmental conditions anywhere in the World

Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry Can Reinvent the Supply Chain Today
Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry Can Reinvent the Supply Chain Today
Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry Can Reinvent the Supply Chain Today

Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry

Reduce Downtime and Improve Your Digital Supply Chain with 3D Printing

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markforged

New standard for respirable coal dust requires a fresh look at dust suppression
New standard for respirable coal dust requires a fresh look at dust suppression
New standard for respirable coal dust requires a fresh look at dust suppression

New standard for respirable coal dust requires

Coal mines must act now to review current air quality levels to establish what needs to be changed

SPONSORED

tecpro australia

Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill
Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill
Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill

Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill

It's been a year of scaling and building strong relationships with our clientele

SPONSORED

webdrill

THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP INTO A MEANINGFUL FUTURE
THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP INTO A MEANINGFUL FUTURE
THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP INTO A MEANINGFUL FUTURE

THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP

Perfect Day™ is AusGroup's cornerstone cultural program

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ausgroup

A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from Sandvik
A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from Sandvik
A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from Sandvik

A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from

Sandvik has reintroduced its renowned Toro™ family name for its hard rock loaders and trucks

SPONSORED

sandvik

Preventing component failure through Fluid Analysis
Preventing component failure through Fluid Analysis
Preventing component failure through Fluid Analysis

Preventing component failure through Fluid

There is no argument that machine failures can be a costly and time-consuming process

SPONSORED

hastings deering

It
It
It

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable

It's the little things in life that count

SPONSORED

chesterton

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next

Epiroc continues to lead on the surface drill automation front

SPONSORED

epiroc

Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My Rock Tools Analyze
Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My Rock Tools Analyze
Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My Rock Tools Analyze

Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My

Sandvik Rock Tools has launched an entirely new digital solution: My Rock Tools - Analyze

SPONSORED

sandvik

Watering down the risks
Watering down the risks
Watering down the risks

Watering down the risks

Tanker Trucks Australia can keep sites safe from the risks of silica dust.

Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration
Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration
Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration

Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration

Dacian Gold is seeking an Exploration Manager with extensive Australian gold exploration experience

SPONSORED
Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market

Murray pushes further into mine control market

State-of-the-art control system makes dozer operation more productive, safer

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry

Safety, training, production optimisation

A robust training program will keep the safety of those conducting tasks.

Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes

Optimising blast designs to improve project

JSW's specialist knowledge is helping to reduce project costs and improve timeframes

SPONSORED

jsw australia

High-quality crusher plants made for your business
High-quality crusher plants made for your business
High-quality crusher plants made for your business

High-quality crusher plants made for your

Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

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sandvik

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site

Liebherr-Australia has worked with the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR)

Murray backs Shalom House
Murray backs Shalom House
Murray backs Shalom House

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Improving Haul Road Conditions:
Improving Haul Road Conditions:
Improving Haul Road Conditions:

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

How maintenance and operator awareness can go a long way in extending tyre life.

SPONSORED

kal tire

Hey charger

Hey charger

The ammonium nitrate-fuel oil mix has been the charging standard for underground hard rock mines for

Logistics

11 FEB 2015
Quality control

Quality control

Traditionally underground contractors have relied on their clients to check into the quality of their

Development

11 FEB 2015
Good as gold

Good as gold

A good relationship between owner and contractor at the Cosmos Deeps gold mine in the Northern Territory

Development

11 FEB 2015
How to adapt to survive

How to adapt to survive

BGC Contracting CEO Greg Heylen has been through the heady days of the last mining boom and admits that

Development

11 FEB 2015
Barminco squeezes more

Barminco squeezes more

That sounds like a bit of a motherhood statement but it is fair to say that Barminco has embarked on

Development

11 FEB 2015
This mining life can be better with First Graphene
This mining life can be better with First Graphene
This mining life can be better with First Graphene

This mining life can be better with First

Leading graphene supplier First Graphene has grown to a world-leader in the manufacture of graphene

CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration improvements
CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration improvements
CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration improvements

CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration

The Cooperative Research Centre for Optimising Resource Extraction has now entered its final year

SPONSORED

crc ore

Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields Mill
Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields Mill
Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields Mill

Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields

Unblocking slurry pumps can take up to 5 hours to remedy.

SPONSORED

metso outotec

Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim at Automation
Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim at Automation
Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim at Automation

Differential GPS Takes High Accuracy Aim

With the end goal of reducing overall mine costs, the first steps towards automation are simple

SPONSORED

dyno nobel

Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune in lost production every day!
Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune in lost production every day!
Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune in lost production every day!

Underloading of trucks costs mines a fortune

How confident are you that your trucks are being fully loaded?

SPONSORED

loadscan

Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator

Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new

National Plant & Equipment have purchased two Liebherr R 996B Excavator's

SPONSORED

national group

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Can off site storage and treatment of tailings standardise tailings management

SPONSORED

mclanahan

Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international prominence
Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international prominence
Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international prominence

Mongolia engineering JV shoots to international

Huge Oyu Tolgoi ore handling chutes underline local engineering, fabrication capability

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia
Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia
Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia

Chief Executive Officer, Western Australia

Looking for a CEO to lead this business to the next stage of asset identification and acquisition

SPONSORED
Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment
Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment
Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment

Shifting the paradigm of mine relinquishment

By Darren Murphy, Principal Consultant and Mine Closure Lead, APAC

SPONSORED

golder

BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40 YEARS
BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40 YEARS
BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40 YEARS

BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40

Australia has some of the most demanding environmental conditions anywhere in the World

Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry Can Reinvent the Supply Chain Today
Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry Can Reinvent the Supply Chain Today
Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry Can Reinvent the Supply Chain Today

Free Whitepaper 100 Ways the Mining Industry

Reduce Downtime and Improve Your Digital Supply Chain with 3D Printing

SPONSORED

markforged

New standard for respirable coal dust requires a fresh look at dust suppression
New standard for respirable coal dust requires a fresh look at dust suppression
New standard for respirable coal dust requires a fresh look at dust suppression

New standard for respirable coal dust requires

Coal mines must act now to review current air quality levels to establish what needs to be changed

SPONSORED

tecpro australia

Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill
Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill
Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill

Supporting Western Australia - Webdrill

It's been a year of scaling and building strong relationships with our clientele

SPONSORED

webdrill

THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP INTO A MEANINGFUL FUTURE
THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP INTO A MEANINGFUL FUTURE
THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP INTO A MEANINGFUL FUTURE

THE PERFECT DAY STORIES DRIVING AUSGROUP

Perfect Day™ is AusGroup's cornerstone cultural program

SPONSORED

ausgroup

A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from Sandvik
A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from Sandvik
A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from Sandvik

A new era for Toro™ loaders and trucks from

Sandvik has reintroduced its renowned Toro™ family name for its hard rock loaders and trucks

SPONSORED

sandvik

Preventing component failure through Fluid Analysis
Preventing component failure through Fluid Analysis
Preventing component failure through Fluid Analysis

Preventing component failure through Fluid

There is no argument that machine failures can be a costly and time-consuming process

SPONSORED

hastings deering

It
It
It

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable

It's the little things in life that count

SPONSORED

chesterton

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next

Epiroc continues to lead on the surface drill automation front

SPONSORED

epiroc

Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My Rock Tools Analyze
Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My Rock Tools Analyze
Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My Rock Tools Analyze

Support in the Palm of Your Hands with My

Sandvik Rock Tools has launched an entirely new digital solution: My Rock Tools - Analyze

SPONSORED

sandvik

Watering down the risks
Watering down the risks
Watering down the risks

Watering down the risks

Tanker Trucks Australia can keep sites safe from the risks of silica dust.

Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration
Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration
Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration

Exploration Manager - Gold Exploration

Dacian Gold is seeking an Exploration Manager with extensive Australian gold exploration experience

SPONSORED
Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market

Murray pushes further into mine control market

State-of-the-art control system makes dozer operation more productive, safer

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry

Safety, training, production optimisation

A robust training program will keep the safety of those conducting tasks.

Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes

Optimising blast designs to improve project

JSW's specialist knowledge is helping to reduce project costs and improve timeframes

SPONSORED

jsw australia

High-quality crusher plants made for your business
High-quality crusher plants made for your business
High-quality crusher plants made for your business

High-quality crusher plants made for your

Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

SPONSORED

sandvik

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site

Liebherr-Australia has worked with the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR)

Murray backs Shalom House
Murray backs Shalom House
Murray backs Shalom House

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Improving Haul Road Conditions:
Improving Haul Road Conditions:
Improving Haul Road Conditions:

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

How maintenance and operator awareness can go a long way in extending tyre life.

SPONSORED

kal tire

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