Western Areas getting shafted at Odysseus

Odysseus nickel on the horizon

23 OCT 2018

Development

Western Areas getting shafted at Odysseus
Western Areas getting shafted at Odysseus
Western Areas getting shafted at Odysseus

Watch the future of automation

A giant, self-driving mining loader navigates a glass labyrinth

sandvik

SPONSORED
Watch the future of automation
Watch the future of automation

Operator app boosts productivity

An app which captures PLOD data from operators is providing major benefits to underground mining

Operator app boosts productivity
Operator app boosts productivity

National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine

NPE has delivered the first of their two Liebherr R 996B Excavators to FMG's Christmas Creek site.

National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine
National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine

Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control

A reliable, cost-effective and convenient solution

vega australia

SPONSORED
Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control
Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control

Barminco gets another four years at Agnew

Contracts there worth $335 million and extend stay to 2022.

Development

19 OCT 2018
Barminco gets another four years at Agnew
Barminco gets another four years at Agnew

Change of plans at Superpit

KCGM adds the Kaltails supply borefield to its Superpit expansion plan.

17 OCT 2018

Sustainability

Change of plans at Superpit
Change of plans at Superpit

Thalanga breaks records

Thalanga pumps out the product

15 OCT 2018

Development

Thalanga breaks records
Thalanga breaks records

Bounty raises cash to re-equip

Raised $10.3 million for working capital and fleet purchases.

22 OCT 2018

Fleet

Bounty raises cash to re-equip
Bounty raises cash to re-equip
Bounty raises cash to re-equip

Shields to be sealed at North Goonyella

Shields and ancillary longwall equipment to be permanently sealed in North Goonyella.

18 OCT 2018

Fleet

Shields to be sealed at North Goonyella
Shields to be sealed at North Goonyella

Bis buys UGM

Buy will help bolster Bis' underground business.

15 OCT 2018

Fleet

Bis buys UGM

Key firefighting technology at North Goonyella

Uses afterburner to create inert gases.

10 OCT 2018

Fleet

Key firefighting technology at North Goonyella
Key firefighting technology at North Goonyella

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

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

national group

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

First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD

The National Group recently welcomed the first roll-on roll-off (RORO) vessel at the port of Mackay.

national group

SPONSORED
First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD
First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD

Ontrak Engineers Success

Australian METS business celebrates team effort of 20 years.

ontrak engineering

SPONSORED
Ontrak Engineers Success
Ontrak Engineers Success

Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks

Anglo American to take up the opportunity to secure a long-term hire for the 12 new machines

Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks
Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks

Cloud technology for remote operations

Future of Mining Sydney 2018

huawei

SPONSORED
Cloud technology for remote operations
Cloud technology for remote operations

Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa

Includes a proprietary gearbox and powered wrenching.

10 OCT 2018

Fleet

Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa
Terratec raise borer goes to Mt Isa

A safer water cannon solution

Machine can be operated from a safe distance with full functionality.

A safer water cannon solution
A safer water cannon solution
A safer water cannon solution

A better data logger

Building a better data logger.

A better data logger
A better data logger

More Evolution evolution

Is looking at solutions to boost throughputs at three of its operations.

05 OCT 2018

Design / Build

More Evolution evolution
More Evolution evolution

No power no problem with Glo-X light

The new glow-in-the-dark paint can light up dark places

04 OCT 2018

Innovation

No power no problem with Glo-X  light

Out of the box data analytics

Tapping into the data stream.

Out of the box data analytics
Out of the box data analytics

Managing gas in longwall mines

Project aims to develop optimum goaf gas management plans.

Managing gas in longwall mines
Managing gas in longwall mines

Explore the Future of Mining Channel - real insight into the catalysts and trends changing mining's future.

Yancoal coal production up

Production up 49% across its operations.

Yancoal coal production up
Yancoal coal production up
Yancoal coal production up

South32 has a win at Illawarra

Illawarra coal starting to improve output.

South32 has a win at Illawarra
South32 has a win at Illawarra

Rosebery sets production record

Operation exceed 1Mt in mining and milling volumes for the first time on a rolling 12 month basis.

Rosebery sets production record

Production stabilising at Whitehaven

Things settling down after longwall move.

Production stabilising at Whitehaven
Production stabilising at Whitehaven

Bounty back in business

Bounty has restarted sumping at Cook Colliery.

Bounty back in business
Bounty back in business

All steady on the coal front for BHP

Full-year coal production guidance remains unchanged.

All steady on the coal front for BHP
All steady on the coal front for BHP

Tahmoor remains suspended but workers stay busy

Some workers are assisting with a number of projects to improve local amenities.

Tahmoor remains suspended but workers stay busy
Tahmoor remains suspended but workers stay busy
Tahmoor remains suspended but workers stay busy

Uncommanded movement of feeder breaker

The investigation indicated the hardware and software are unique to Joy feeder breakers.

28 AUG 2018

Fleet

Uncommanded movement of feeder breaker
Uncommanded movement of feeder breaker

Appin drags Illawarra Met Coal to US$62M loss

One-off costs associated with the company's Appin restart plan came to US$23 million.

Appin drags Illawarra Met Coal to US$62M loss
Appin drags Illawarra Met Coal to US$62M loss

AusPac switches contractors for Dartbrook

AusPac is continuing discussions with other potential mining contractors, and equipment suppliers.

01 AUG 2018

Development

AusPac switches contractors for Dartbrook
AusPac switches contractors for Dartbrook

Dendrobium receives longwall green light

The Longwall 14 was initially approved with conditions, which the department said were met.

31 JUL 2018

Sustainability

Dendrobium receives longwall green light
Dendrobium receives longwall green light