Worker worries

Is mining to blame for its cost crisis?

31 AUG 2018

Editor's Comment

Worker worries
Worker worries
Worker worries

An existential crisis

Skills shortage starting to bite again.

25 JUN 2018

Editor's Comment

An existential crisis
An existential crisis

Seasons in the sun

An ode to those mining suppliers no longer with us.

03 MAY 2018

Editor's Comment

Seasons in the sun

A plague on populism

Populism did not work for Mr X.

03 APR 2018

Editor's Comment

A plague on populism
A plague on populism

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

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

national group

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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

murray engineering

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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

jsw australia

SPONSORED
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

sandvik

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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'

murray engineering

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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.

kal tire

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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

Rise of the Robots

The Internet of Things, Machine Learning, Data Visualisation

Rise of the Robots
Rise of the Robots

People and skills development high on the PYBAR agenda

Approval of AIM boosts training capacity in the underground sector

People and skills development high on the PYBAR agenda
People and skills development high on the PYBAR agenda

World's first production D11 hits the dirt

As the worlds first production D11 goes to work at BHP

hastings deering

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World's first production D11 hits the dirt
World's first production D11 hits the dirt

Gas bubbles

Another green lawfare front opened.

05 MAR 2018

Editor's Comment

Gas bubbles
Gas bubbles

Diamond focus

Pre-competitive data is paying off.

31 AUG 2018

Industry Comment

Diamond focus
Diamond focus
Diamond focus

The next Cadia

Drilling for the next Cadia.

25 JUN 2018

Industry Comment

The next Cadia
The next Cadia

Never-ending boom

MinEx CRC provides a fillip to exploration efforts.

03 MAY 2018

Industry Comment

Never-ending boom
Never-ending boom

Bugs on the hunt

Funding fail bugging exploration advance.

09 APR 2018

Industry Comment

Bugs on the hunt

Caving to success

It is time to drill super deep.

12 MAR 2018

Industry Comment

Caving to success
Caving to success

A year of discovery

This could be a very good year for explorers.

19 FEB 2018

Industry Comment

A year of discovery
A year of discovery

Play it again

In his AMM swansong, Dryblower takes a parting shot at Essendon.

03 MAR 2016

Dryblower

Play it again
Play it again
Play it again

A time for turkeys

A seasonal take on things from Dryblower.

04 JAN 2016

Dryblower

A time for turkeys
A time for turkeys

When the levee breaks

Funds seem to be flowing to the mining again.

02 NOV 2015

Dryblower

When the levee breaks

Not drowning, waving

The big miner and commodity trader is battling a sea of debt and trying to convince outsiders such as

08 OCT 2015

Dryblower

Not drowning, waving
Not drowning, waving

Two events need to occur …

Dryblower suggests you take note of what's going on in commodity and financial markets today.

14 AUG 2015

Dryblower

Two events need to occur …
Two events need to occur …

Trump doubles down

Uncertainty is heading miners' way.

31 AUG 2018

Michael Pascoe

Trump doubles down
Trump doubles down
Trump doubles down

The Australian way

Miners, it turns out, have a lot to be happy about.

03 MAY 2018

Michael Pascoe

The Australian way
The Australian way

Mining rebounds

People in the city have finally noticed mining's comeback.

13 APR 2018

Michael Pascoe

Mining rebounds
Mining rebounds

Cryptomanic

Mining's metal mania gets disrupted.

26 FEB 2018

Michael Pascoe

Cryptomanic

Dollar deals

Is the long awaited Australian dollar dive nigh?

06 NOV 2017

Michael Pascoe

Dollar deals
Dollar deals

Broken promises

Political promise breakage is accelerating.

05 OCT 2017

Michael Pascoe

Broken promises
Broken promises

Green over gold

Gold miners there is a body you should be reporting to.

31 AUG 2018

Robin Bromby

Green over gold
Green over gold
Green over gold

Peak gold again?

Are we at peak gold?

25 JUN 2018

Robin Bromby

Peak gold again?
Peak gold again?

Cost control curse

Robin Bromby on cost control.

03 MAY 2018

Robin Bromby

Cost control curse
Cost control curse

Sweden sway

Contemplating continental cobalt.

13 APR 2018

Robin Bromby

Sweden sway

Aotearoa tales

Diggers and Dealers not the same across the ditch.

08 JAN 2018

Robin Bromby

Aotearoa tales
Aotearoa tales

China gold

Does China have the gold it says it does?

18 DEC 2017

Robin Bromby

China gold
China gold

Dobbing in for safety

The Aussie coal miner might be ready to stand up for safety now - even it means dobbing in a mate.

27 MAR 2020

Hogsback

Dobbing in for safety
Dobbing in for safety
Dobbing in for safety

Mining is up to the COVID-19 challenge

Minister Pitt has praised the resources sector for its "show of strength" in the face of COVID-19.

19 MAR 2020

Hogsback

Mining is up to the COVID-19 challenge
Mining is up to the COVID-19 challenge

Women leading the way in coal

Women are getting the confidence to be a productive and valuable part of the coal mining workforce.

13 MAR 2020

Hogsback

Women leading the way in coal
Women leading the way in coal

Qld coal needs confidence

Mining companies won't commit to long-term exploration projects in an uncertain political climate.

05 MAR 2020

Hogsback

Qld coal needs confidence

Hogsback on Holden

A new jingle about being Australian should replace "Holden" with "coal".

20 FEB 2020

Hogsback

Hogsback on Holden
Hogsback on Holden

Coal's allies emerge from cover

There will be a lot more politicians not toeing the party line when it comes to the issue of coal.

14 FEB 2020

Hogsback

Coal's allies emerge from cover
Coal's allies emerge from cover

Queensland bans interstate FIFO workers

Only critical interstate FIFO workers to be allowed into the state.

31 MAR 2020

Transport

Queensland bans interstate FIFO workers
Queensland bans interstate FIFO workers
Queensland bans interstate FIFO workers

Explorers may miss out on JobKeeper funds

Explorers do not meet the criteria for the subsidy because they do not have any turnover.

31 MAR 2020

Exploration

Explorers may miss out on JobKeeper funds
Explorers may miss out on JobKeeper funds

A united front

Ministers working together to keep the country's mines running.

31 MAR 2020

Logistics

A united front
A united front

Dealing with WA intrastate travel restrictions

Guide provided for mining workers needing to cross regional boundaries in WA.

31 MAR 2020

Logistics

Dealing with WA intrastate travel restrictions

OZ deferring $150M in growth spending

Company focusing on low-cost metal production and jobs preservation.

31 MAR 2020

Investment

OZ deferring $150M in growth spending
OZ deferring $150M in growth spending

WA bracing for further FIFO restrictions

WA government expected to call for a hard border closure, essentially stopping interstate FIFO.

30 MAR 2020

Transport

WA bracing for further FIFO restrictions
WA bracing for further FIFO restrictions

Dust buster may detect coronavirus

Dust extraction device can detect elevation in a worker's body temperature.

30 MAR 2020

Innovation

Dust buster may detect coronavirus
Dust buster may detect coronavirus