Building a robot to bust the dust

Building a robot to bust the dust

Engineer close to developing a system to allow autonomous water cart operation.

Fleet

10 JUN 2019
Sandvik rolls out automation-ready blasthole drill

Sandvik rolls out automation-ready blasthole drill

It has the longest single-pass mast in its class and comes automation ready.

Fleet

06 JUN 2019
Clearing the air

Clearing the air

Australia lags on emissions on mine sites but some miners are taking matters into their own hands.

Fleet

31 MAY 2019
Stanmore's growth path in place

Stanmore's growth path in place

Stanmore's two stage cost structures allow scalability up and down.

Development

31 MAY 2019
Bengalla drives New Hope quarterly production

Bengalla drives New Hope quarterly production

The contribution from New Hope's 80%-owned Bengalla mine was 90% higher at 1.6Mt.

Komatsu and Cummins hit Rio Tinto milestone

Komatsu and Cummins hit Rio Tinto milestone

Repower program aimed at bringing more horsepower using less fuel.

Fleet

28 MAY 2019
Quieter week for NSW miners

Quieter week for NSW miners

29 reportable incidents last week in NSW's mining industry.

Fleet

27 MAY 2019
BTP clinches Peabody contract extension

BTP clinches Peabody contract extension

BTP will rent mining and ancillary equipment to Peabody's coal mines in the Hunter Valley.

Fleet

27 MAY 2019
Indonesian contractor goes for Volvos

Indonesian contractor goes for Volvos

The EC950E excavator offers the stability to handle high capacity duties in the tough applications.

Fleet

24 MAY 2019
BCC uses contractor in Isaac River modelling

BCC uses contractor in Isaac River modelling

Capital costs estimate provided for minimal on-site infrastructure and service equipment.

Development

24 APR 2019
ABB notches shovel drive century

ABB notches shovel drive century

Partnership cultivated over 50 years.

Fleet

18 APR 2019
WA driller in clear for hit and run

WA driller in clear for hit and run

Charges dropped after key witnesses could not be tracked down.

Fleet

15 APR 2019
Liebherr goes large

Liebherr goes large

Upping payload capacity by 12t.

Fleet

10 APR 2019
SRG lands $78 million Evolution contract

SRG lands $78 million Evolution contract

Contract could grow to $115 million if option exercised.

Fleet

05 APR 2019
Golding picks up $50M Curragh contract

Golding picks up $50M Curragh contract

Golding will supply major plant and equipment to be utilised for the expanded mining operations.

Fleet

04 APR 2019
Smarter dozer on the job

Smarter dozer on the job

First Komatsu "intelligent" mining dozer released in Australia.

Fleet

03 APR 2019

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