Rio Tinto comes clean on tailings

Rio Tinto comes clean on tailings

Nine of the company's Australian tailings dam are upstream ones.

Brazil banning upstream tailings dams

Brazil banning upstream tailings dams

Decision follows the recent Minas Gerais tailings dam disaster.

Three more tailings dam failures predicted for this decade

Three more tailings dam failures predicted for this decade

Research points to 14 serious failures and so far there have been 11 in this decade.

Moolarben motoring but Yancoal's small mines underperforming

Moolarben motoring but Yancoal's small mines underperforming

Ashton and Austar produced a total of 100,000t of saleable tonnes during the December quarter.

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain

JSW forms strategic alliance with German innovator BBurg to develop leading technology rig

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Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB

Digitising mining through automated scheduling

The ABB Ability™ Operations Management System enables miners to get greater visibility and control

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abb

Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block

Top Cat® on the block

Take a look at the new and improved Cat D11 Dozer.

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'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

Single-jumbo monthly development record is off the charts

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Vale makes force majeure call

Vale makes force majeure call

Vale has stopped its operations still using upstream method dams.

Vale decommissioning upstream tailings dams

Vale decommissioning upstream tailings dams

Estimated to take three years and will stop production of 40 million tonnes per annum.

Government mulls Vale sanctions

Government mulls Vale sanctions

Miner offering to pay 100,000 Brazilian real to the families of each victim.

Death toll in Brumadinho dam collapse hits 60

Death toll in Brumadinho dam collapse hits 60

Company working on plan to improve the safety of its tailings dams.

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

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

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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

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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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Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

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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.

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

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

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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)

Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

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dassault systemes

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling

Kal Tire's first thermal conversion recycling facility set to open later this year.

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kal tire

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from

Deny Unauthorized Network Applications and Programs

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This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates

This is the story of how what started with

Born from the roots of a small circle of friends, Mader Group is now 'Mining Contractor of the Year'

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mader group

Whitehaven to start drilling Winchester South in June

Whitehaven to start drilling Winchester South in June

The program is designed to confirm coal quality data specifically in relation to metallurgical coal.

Development

23 JAN 2019
Hillgrove shaken by Kanmantoo rock fall

Hillgrove shaken by Kanmantoo rock fall

In the wake of the fall Hillgrove has modified the pit design.

Sinkhole swallows explosives truck

Sinkhole swallows explosives truck

In the wake of the incident DMIRS tells miners to check the condition of backfilled stopes.

Sustainability

15 JAN 2019
Aurizon delivers first Mt Pleasant coal

Aurizon delivers first Mt Pleasant coal

Aurizon hired new train drivers and commissioned rollingstock to support the Mount Pleasant mine.

Borehole breakout data to be used in rock failure study

Borehole breakout data to be used in rock failure study

The project aims to estimate the magnitude of in-situ stresses.

Wall failure stops mining for 12 hours at Kali Kuning

Wall failure stops mining for 12 hours at Kali Kuning

Pit wall collapsed at Kali Kuning mine on Wetar Island, Indonesia.

Tool gives two-week's notice a landslide is coming

Tool gives two-week's notice a landslide is coming

The tool can predict landslides before they happen.

Foxleigh hits its straps

Foxleigh hits its straps

Good progress in overburden movement continued at Foxleigh's One Tree West pit.

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain

JSW forms strategic alliance with German innovator BBurg to develop leading technology rig

SPONSORED

jsw australia

Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB

Digitising mining through automated scheduling

The ABB Ability™ Operations Management System enables miners to get greater visibility and control

SPONSORED

abb

Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block

Top Cat® on the block

Take a look at the new and improved Cat D11 Dozer.

SPONSORED

hastings deering

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

Single-jumbo monthly development record is off the charts

SPONSORED

byrnecut

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

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

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

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

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.

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

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

SPONSORED

kal tire

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)

Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

SPONSORED

dassault systemes

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling

Kal Tire's first thermal conversion recycling facility set to open later this year.

SPONSORED

kal tire

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from

Deny Unauthorized Network Applications and Programs

SPONSORED

honeywell

This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates

This is the story of how what started with

Born from the roots of a small circle of friends, Mader Group is now 'Mining Contractor of the Year'

SPONSORED

mader group

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