Cavallaro calls time at EQ

Cavallaro calls time at EQ

EQR CEO Kevin MacNeill will continue to head up the company.

Sustainability

18 JANUARY 2021
Truck fire sparked by O' ring

Truck fire sparked by O' ring

There have been an increasing number of incidents of fire on mobile plants recently.

Sustainability

15 JANUARY 2021
Self-rescuer on fire

Self-rescuer on fire

Luckily, the fire was quickly extinguished and the operator escaped injury.

Sustainability

15 JANUARY 2021
Kaolin build begins

Kaolin build begins

Auspan has started early works with the aid of a concrete batch plant.

Development

15 JANUARY 2021
Pit optimisation and pushback generator added

Pit optimisation and pushback generator added

Features from professional edition added to standard edition.

Technology / innovation

14 JANUARY 2021
EPA to look at West Musgrave

EPA to look at West Musgrave

The open pits will be mined by conventional methods.

Development

14 JANUARY 2021
Price cut keeps Rio in NZ

Price cut keeps Rio in NZ

Negotiations are focused on cutting the high transmission costs the smelter pays to Transpower.

Power / Remote power

14 JANUARY 2021
Galan to explore Greenbushes

Galan to explore Greenbushes

Under the terms of the agreement Galan will take an 80% interest in the project.

Logistics

14 JANUARY 2021
Eftech pipe dreams

Eftech pipe dreams

The Kemerton plant will have two processing trains.

Logistics

14 JANUARY 2021
Mining camp carry on

Mining camp carry on

Queensland to look at mining camps for quarantine.

Two dead at Co-O

Two dead at Co-O

Two contractors killed while undertaking maintenance work at a pumping station.

Sustainability

14 JANUARY 2021
AusIMM, Emesent joining forces

AusIMM, Emesent joining forces

Companies strike partnership to share underground drone mapping technology insights.

Innovation

14 JANUARY 2021