WesTrac to help Moolarben longwall reach 6Mtpa

WesTrac to help Moolarben longwall reach 6Mtpa

The longwall project began in early 2015 with a joint Cat-WesTrac tender submission.

Mines

03 JAN 2018
High turnover at Appin

High turnover at Appin

Last month professional association members voted to take industrial action over rosters and award negotiation.

Company Activity

15 DEC 2017
No decline at Deflector

No decline at Deflector

Production goes from strength to strength at Deflector

Archive

13 DEC 2017
Banpu seeks to ramp up production by 2020

Banpu seeks to ramp up production by 2020

Its Australian coal business reported a higher sales volume in the third quarter.

Company Activity

12 DEC 2017
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence

Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation

Rocklabs began exporting sample preparation equipment 50 years ago

SPONSORED

scott automation

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite

In an initiative to find an environmentally responsible solution

SPONSORED

hastings deering

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved

Enhance performance and increase long term profitability to the mining industry!

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

Longwall workers taken to hospital over incidents

Longwall workers taken to hospital over incidents

The water hose swung down and hit a worker on the head.

Sustainability

11 DEC 2017
Yancoal overcomes geotechnical issues

Yancoal overcomes geotechnical issues

It reported quarterly production of 338,000 tonnes.

Company Activity

07 DEC 2017
Moranbah North heading for another record

Moranbah North heading for another record

Anglo implemented changes to the operations and culture of the mines.

Mines

07 DEC 2017
Palaszczuk backs $3.6M coal-sim centre

Palaszczuk backs $3.6M coal-sim centre

The training and education facility will include an underground coal mine simulator.

OEMs and Suppliers

22 NOV 2017
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

SPONSORED

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

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)

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

'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

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

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

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

Electrical incident sends two workers to hospital

Electrical incident sends two workers to hospital

The two workers closest to the coupler were sent to hospital for treatment.

OEMs and Suppliers

20 NOV 2017
BHP's big data play

BHP's big data play

Truck data trial nets 20% productivity improvement.

Fleet

17 NOV 2017
Downer blasting

Downer blasting

Picks up $240 million in new work.

Development

13 NOV 2017
Conveyor fire in underground coal mine

Conveyor fire in underground coal mine

They found fires on a collapsed conveyor return idler on the main truck belt.

Sustainability

13 NOV 2017
Rio's custodians of rare beauty

Rio's custodians of rare beauty

Rare diamond collection from WA snapped up for world's wealthiest.

Innovation

10 NOV 2017
Anglo Fewzion collaboration wins METS award

Anglo Fewzion collaboration wins METS award

Visual Ops provides supervisors and crew with context-rich awareness of the location of hazards.

OEMs and Suppliers

06 NOV 2017
AusIMM shows and tells METS resurgence

AusIMM shows and tells METS resurgence

Best in show at Gold Coast show shows METS is back in business.

Archive

30 OCT 2017
Preparing for the next skills shortage

Preparing for the next skills shortage

The skills shortage spectre has risen anew.

Sustainability

30 OCT 2017
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence

Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation

Rocklabs began exporting sample preparation equipment 50 years ago

SPONSORED

scott automation

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite

In an initiative to find an environmentally responsible solution

SPONSORED

hastings deering

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved

Enhance performance and increase long term profitability to the mining industry!

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

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

SPONSORED

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

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)

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

'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

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

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

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

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