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The ‘world’s largest and longest robots’ are carting ore from Rio Tinto’s 16 Pilbara mines, to four port terminals, over 1700km of rail track, 20% faster than a manned train.

Technological change across mining accelerating, Rio innovation chief says

Mining giant's growth and innovation leader addresses inaugural Future of Mining Sydney 2018.

14 May 2018

Up to $3 million up for grabs in funding round.

Third round of METS Ignited funding opens

Up to $3 million up for grabs.

10 May 2018

Spending is tipped to rise in the Queensland resources sector.

Spending to rise in 2018

Outlook promising for Queensland suppliers.

25 March 2018

 Commitment needed to move innovations from the drawing board to the pit.

Commitment needed to bring innovation to the mine site

Investment needed to take ideas from conversation to reality.

19 March 2018

 Miners could benefit from a Data61 and DSTG development.

Mining ready to benefit from cybersecurity research

Defence-driven product has utility for miners.

14 March 2018

RUC Cementation Mining believes the risks of its tie-up with RCT are far outweighed by the benefits.

Risky business

RUC boss on the RCT deal.

28 February 2018

Key Minetec technologies will be integrated into Caterpillar's Minestar underground product.

Minetec moving into Minestar

Minetec strikes partnership agreement with Caterpillar.

23 February 2018

Project 412 is starting off with Chevrolet Silverados.

Light mine vehicle automation plan

Bringing US motoring automation to Australian mines.

14 February 2018


Emesent Hovermap riding high on UAVs, robots and automobiles

The underground mapping specialist explores new ways to map the inaccessible


Tackling tailings risk with dewatered solutions

SRK is working to consider dewatered tailings management technology as a risk reduction


Enhanced Safety and Visibility with BlastWeb II Technology

Dyno Nobel’s digital advancements bring a new era of secure underground blasting


Mining hub for services and repairs excellence opens in Karratha

The Karratha Service Centre specialises in delivering OEM-quality repairs and refurbishments

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Monthly Intelligence team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Monthly Intelligence team.


Mining Magazine Intelligence Future Fleets Report 2024

The report paints a picture of the equipment landscape and includes detailed profiles of mines that are employing these fleets


Mining Magazine Intelligence Digitalisation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations that use digitalisation technology to drive improvements across all areas of mining production


Mining Magazine Intelligence Automation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations using autonomous solutions in every region and sector, including analysis of the factors driving investment decisions


Mining Magazine Intelligence Exploration Report 2023 (feat. Opaxe data)

A comprehensive review of current exploration rates, trending exploration technologies, a ranking of top drill intercepts and a catalogue of 2022 Initial Resource Estimates and recent discovery successes.