Aurizon pursues operational efficiency as coal volumes decline

Aurizon pursues operational efficiency as coal volumes decline

Average payloads increased as a result of successful efficiency initiatives.

Logistics

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Aquila uses sustainable mining technology to cut down use of fresh water

Aquila uses sustainable mining technology to cut down use of fresh water

The $240 million Aquila mine was committed to awarding contracts locally.

Sustainability

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Biogeochem proves value

Biogeochem proves value

Biogeochemistry has played a role in a high grade gold discovery.

Advancing Exploration

15 FEBRUARY 2021
FMG's ALVs

FMG's ALVs

Autonomous light vehicles aimed to save fitters making trips to collect parts.

Technology / innovation

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Automatic for the underground

Automatic for the underground

Efforts are progressing to advance automation and zero entry mining in the underground realm.

Innovation

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Opening up mining 4.0 crucial to safety, automation gains

Opening up mining 4.0 crucial to safety, automation gains

Former Rio Tinto systems engineer joins tech newcomer.

Technology / innovation

13 FEBRUARY 2021
An underground future

An underground future

Electrification, automation and big data are likely to make a big difference underground.

Innovation

12 FEBRUARY 2021
Shuttle car traps driver

Shuttle car traps driver

The incident is still under investigation.

Sustainability

12 FEBRUARY 2021
New Metso sampler

New Metso sampler

The LMS measures metallurgical mass balance.

Design / Build

12 FEBRUARY 2021
Deflector works for GBF

Deflector works for GBF

GBF has been at Deflector since the mine gate opened in early 2016.

Development

12 FEBRUARY 2021
Warped tank warning

Warped tank warning

The cause of the incident has yet to be determined and the investigation is ongoing.

Maintenance

12 FEBRUARY 2021
Approval paves way for Moolarben underground infrastructure

Approval paves way for Moolarben underground infrastructure

The modification approval involves construction and operation of a remote services infrastructure.

Development

12 FEBRUARY 2021