King of the Hills looks to September

The project will comprise an integrated bulk open pit and underground mine and processing operation.

06 AUG 2020

Development

King of the Hills looks to September
King of the Hills looks to September
King of the Hills looks to September

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

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

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

Cracking coal's autonomous drill code

Technology, software, continues to evolve at a fast pace

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Cracking coal's autonomous drill code
Cracking coal's autonomous drill code

This mining life can be better with First Graphene

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

This mining life can be better with First Graphene
This mining life can be better with First Graphene

CRC ORE research delivers Preconcentration improvements

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

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

Fall in waste area could have led to Grosvenor incident: Cutifani

A major fall in the waste area may have flushed gas onto the longwall face.

Development

06 AUG 2020
Fall in waste area could have led to Grosvenor incident: Cutifani
Fall in waste area could have led to Grosvenor incident: Cutifani

BMA gives Redpath the nod for Broadmeadow ventilation contract

The scope includes the design and construction of the ventilation shaft.

04 AUG 2020

Development

BMA gives Redpath the nod for Broadmeadow ventilation contract
BMA gives Redpath the nod for Broadmeadow ventilation contract

Savannah works restart

Work restarted on a 468m underground development drive.

03 AUG 2020

Development

Savannah works restart
Savannah works restart

SMS extends Jundee stay

Will take its tenure there to 15 years.

30 JUL 2020

Fleet

SMS extends Jundee stay
SMS extends Jundee stay
SMS extends Jundee stay

Bringing Grosvenor back

Plans to restart operations in the second half of 2021.

30 JUL 2020

Fleet

Bringing Grosvenor back
Bringing Grosvenor back

Robots at Rothsay

Two ControlMaster automation centres will also be installed with multiple machine controls.

29 JUL 2020

Fleet

Robots at Rothsay

Drill steel danger

Operator left with two fractures to his cheek bone.

22 JUL 2020

Fleet

Drill steel danger
Drill steel danger

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

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

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

Murray pushes further into mine control market

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

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

Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes

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

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

High-quality crusher plants made for your business

Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

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

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

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

Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry

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

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

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

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

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

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

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

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

BISALLOY STEELS - MADE AUSSIE TOUGH FOR 40 YEARS

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

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

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels

Epiroc continues to lead on the surface drill automation front

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

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

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

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Can off site storage and treatment of tailings standardise tailings management

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

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing

It's the little things in life that count

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It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing

Flaming loader

Regulator warns miners to properly check equipment after any damage is incurred.

17 JUL 2020

Fleet

Flaming loader
Flaming loader

Sandvik staff upskilling

Staff trying to bridge the digital divide.

Sandvik staff upskilling
Sandvik staff upskilling
Sandvik staff upskilling

Drilling deeper

Drillhole optimiser one of the features of Vulcan 2020.

Drilling deeper
Drilling deeper

Chain Valley improves coal grade by 7% with automation

The Chain Valley miniwall has successfully changed from manual to automated operation.

Chain Valley improves coal grade by 7% with automation
Chain Valley improves coal grade by 7% with automation

Methane blast solution pursued

Looking at a way of cutting power to the longwall head if an overpressure incident occurs.

Methane blast solution pursued

Grosvenor blast cause unknown

So far investigation not found the ignition source.

Grosvenor blast cause unknown
Grosvenor blast cause unknown

RPM buys Revolution

Gaining an underground mining scheduling optimisation tool in the deal.

RPM buys Revolution
RPM buys Revolution

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Anglo production falls by 32% after Grosvenor and Moranbah incidents

A fall of ground at Moranbah delayed the completion of a longwall move.

Anglo production falls by 32% after Grosvenor and Moranbah incidents
Anglo production falls by 32% after Grosvenor and Moranbah incidents
Anglo production falls by 32% after Grosvenor and Moranbah incidents

Chain Valley improves coal grade by 7% with automation

The Chain Valley miniwall has successfully changed from manual to automated operation.

Chain Valley improves coal grade by 7% with automation
Chain Valley improves coal grade by 7% with automation

Gillard to head up Centennial

There have also been changes to the Centennial board this month.

Gillard to head up Centennial

Records tumble at BHP

Caval Ridge, Poitrel and Broadmeadows break records.

Records tumble at BHP
Records tumble at BHP

Illawarra production up

Dendrobium and Appin longwalls maintained strong output.

Illawarra production up
Illawarra production up

Whitehaven powers on

Company took the step into autonomous haulage at Maules Creek.

Whitehaven powers on
Whitehaven powers on

Technology and safety working hand-in-hand at IMC

Another key innovation at IMC's mines has been greater automation of longwall shearers.

Technology and safety working hand-in-hand at IMC
Technology and safety working hand-in-hand at IMC
Technology and safety working hand-in-hand at IMC

Rib support needs to be tailored to underground conditions

It aimed to assess the effectiveness of industry rib support patterns.

Rib support needs to be tailored to underground conditions
Rib support needs to be tailored to underground conditions

Strata control could stymie Isaac Plains underground project

This will remain a risk for the project until otherwise proven in the field.

Strata control could stymie Isaac Plains underground project
Strata control could stymie Isaac Plains underground project

Miners restricted from Grosvenor in sponcom fears

The company was still investigating the cause of the methane ignition at Grosvenor last month.

Miners restricted from Grosvenor in sponcom fears

Dendrobium longwall relocation overcomes mechanical and power outage hurdles

Development is progressing in the main gate of Longwall 17.

Dendrobium longwall relocation overcomes mechanical and power outage hurdles
Dendrobium longwall relocation overcomes mechanical and power outage hurdles

Epiroc exiting concrete spraying business

Bought the Meyco business in 2013.

Epiroc exiting concrete spraying business
Epiroc exiting concrete spraying business