Another truck on fire at NSW mine

Another truck on fire at NSW mine

Truck fire put out underground in NSW.

Sustainability

07 OCT 2019
RCT automates Rampura Agucha ride

RCT automates Rampura Agucha ride

Under the works package RCT will also train local operators to maintain the machines.

Fleet

04 OCT 2019
New Cat on the block

New Cat on the block

New Cat AD45 on the market.

Fleet

02 OCT 2019
Wongawilli a strain on Wollongong

Wongawilli a strain on Wollongong

Ongoing roof failures in old roadways increased the risk levels.

Regulator urges NSW miners to take more care

Regulator urges NSW miners to take more care

Another week, another dangerous incident in NSW.

Sustainability

25 SEP 2019
Sandvik launches RDX5 rock drill

Sandvik launches RDX5 rock drill

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has launched the new Sandvik RDX5 rock drill

Fleet

24 SEP 2019
Sandvik launches jumbo for faster, semi-automated drilling

Sandvik launches jumbo for faster, semi-automated drilling

Swedish OEM releases the DT1132i three-boom, electro-hydraulic jumbo.

Fleet

24 SEP 2019
South32 ups its capex at Appin

South32 ups its capex at Appin

Major project capital expenditure is expected to increase by $37 million to $256 million in FY20.

Investment

16 SEP 2019
Cleaning mobile plant a major cause of dust in coal mines

Cleaning mobile plant a major cause of dust in coal mines

A review identified that 15 out of 79 or nearly 19% related to the use of compressed air.

Sustainability

12 SEP 2019
Digitised network improves leaky feeder systems

Digitised network improves leaky feeder systems

Leaky feeder systems are an important part of keeping two-way communication channels available.

Fleet

04 SEP 2019
Mastermyne wraps up Wilson acquisition

Mastermyne wraps up Wilson acquisition

The cash component of the acquisition was funded from Mastermyne's available cash.

Investment

03 SEP 2019
Chinova takes control

Chinova takes control

RCT fits more machines out with its automated technology.

Fleet

30 AUG 2019
RCT takes control of Westgold fleet

RCT takes control of Westgold fleet

RCT will fit out Westgold's underground loaders with autonomous systems.

Fleet

26 AUG 2019
Mastermyne delivers stellar profit boost

Mastermyne delivers stellar profit boost

Workforce numbers continued to increase over the past `year with total workforce numbers now at 963.

Development

22 AUG 2019
Lucas clinches Kestrel contract

Lucas clinches Kestrel contract

The drilling division has an order book which should deliver more than $200 million in revenues.

Fleet

21 AUG 2019
Mastermyne to buy Wilson Mining Services for $7.6M

Mastermyne to buy Wilson Mining Services for $7.6M

WMS was a highly specialised underground business with a niche service.

Fleet

19 AUG 2019

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