Maca to wrap up Brazilian work

Maca to wrap up Brazilian work

Maca sent packing as Brazilian miner winds up at Antas.

Logistics

21 JANUARY 2020
Worker demand rising

Worker demand rising

Engineers, drill and blast operators, heavy diesel fitters and dump truck operators in demand.

Sustainability

21 JANUARY 2020
Cyclones whip up $800,000 a year savings

Cyclones whip up $800,000 a year savings

Reduced grinding mill recirculation by 246%.

Comminution

21 JANUARY 2020
Olympic Dam underground drone trial pays dividends

Olympic Dam underground drone trial pays dividends

Drone and LiDAR system brought improvements in scan data quality.

Technology / innovation

15 JANUARY 2020
SciDev chemistry may be right for Las Bambas

SciDev chemistry may be right for Las Bambas

Trial marks Scidev's first foray into the South American copper sector.

Chemicals / Reagents

14 JANUARY 2020
Fires impact Nova

Fires impact Nova

Mine suffered some disruption to supply deliveries and concentrate haulage.

Logistics

08 JANUARY 2020
Carrapateena gets cracking

Carrapateena gets cracking

First saleable copper-gold concentrate produced at Carrapateena.

Development

06 JANUARY 2020
Underground automation leader reaps benefits

Underground automation leader reaps benefits

Northparkes has become a showcase for the benefits automation can offer.

Technology / innovation

06 JANUARY 2020
Zenith flicks Nova switch

Zenith flicks Nova switch

The plant is already exceeding performance targets for power output and energy efficiency.

Power / Remote power

19 DECEMBER 2019
Townsville terminal gets $50M NAIF loan

Townsville terminal gets $50M NAIF loan

Key gateway to some of the resources projects in northern Queensland.

Transport

17 DECEMBER 2019
Dancing with data

Dancing with data

Miners helped with nuggets of improvement out of the streams of data their equipment puts out.

Simulation / Optimisation

16 DECEMBER 2019
Fatal fall at Mt Tore

Fatal fall at Mt Tore

A geologist loses his life after a fall at Kalia's Mt Tore project in Bougainville.

Sustainability

13 DECEMBER 2019