• Moving water across great Australian distances

    February 10, 2021 0 comment

    Moving a scarce resource like water to its intended, remote destination is no easy feat in Australia. Steel Mains discusses what it takes to get this job done right the first time.

  • Rolling the competition

    February 9, 2021 0 comment

    Weir Minerals’ Enduron High Pressure Grinding Rolls can unlock improved productivity and efficiency gains through its technical capabilities. 

  • Laser sharp measurements for haul trucks

    February 8, 2021 0 comment

    LASE’s LaseTVM high precision volumetric bulk material measurement systems promise an accurate and cost-effective solution for mining payload measurements. Accurate measurements of bulk materials in a mining operation are vital in ensuring the correct amount of product is being hauled. Incorrect readings can lead to inflated costs, which can have repercussions across the entire operation … Continue reading Laser sharp measurements for haul trucks

  • Fenner Dunlop gauges conveyor belt performance with BeltGauge

    February 5, 2021 0 comment

    Fenner Dunlop explains how its iBelt technology solutions such as BeltGauge and Digital Hub are helping mining companies take earlier action to prevent conveyor belt damage and access monitoring results in real time.

  • Miners act on unacceptable dust exposures

    February 3, 2021 0 comment

    While the focus for many has been on the reduction of dust exposure limits across Australia, experts from Australia’s leading professional association for occupational hygienists challenge the mining sector to shift its attention to the effectiveness of dust controls implemented in the workplace.

  • How to choose the right hydraulic hose

    February 2, 2021 0 comment

    The hose is a crucial component in any hydraulic system. Whether setting up a new hydraulic system or updating an existing one, selecting the right hose for the application is key to its performance.

  • Overcoming the challenge of extreme temperatures

    February 2, 2021 0 comment

    Heat stress management in mining, a sector highly exposed to hot climate conditions and the threats of climate change, is benefitting from the use of advanced technologies. Experts from the Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists discuss the development.

  • Chipatronic gives mining vehicles eyes everywhere

    February 1, 2021 0 comment

    Safe to Work finds out how Chipatronic is visually arming mining companies with advanced camera systems designed to improve safety, productivity and compliance.

  • Technofast hydraulics deliver fast crusher maintenance

    February 1, 2021 0 comment

    Technofast Industries has been providing mining and industrial customers with unique mechanical tensioning solutions for over 30 years. Hard rock mining applications can be especially harsh on crushing machinery, meaning equipment frequently requires maintenance. Technofast explains how its EziTite Hydraulic Head Nut makes the maintenance process quicker and safer.

  • Kal Tire keeps training rolling in virtual environment

    January 29, 2021 0 comment

    As a registered training organisation, Kal Tire helps trainee tyre technicians rise up through the industry ranks with an online virtual training room and on-the-job learning within its Australian operations.

  • Tapping into uranium’s future potential

    January 25, 2021 0 comment

    As a vital commodity for countries that use nuclear power, Australia’s next wave of uranium miners are hoping to launch themselves into the export market to capitalise on the potential of a revival in prices.

  • Traditional Owners step into a brighter future

    January 25, 2021 0 comment

    Tension surrounds the precarious relationship between Australian governments, mining companies and Indigenous people. Vanessa Zhou reviews the most important elements to this relationship according to the Tjiwarl and Yindjibarndi aboriginal corporations.

  • Xylem’s rental offering provides cost efficiencies in mining operations

    January 25, 2021 0 comment

    Renting equipment has become a popular option in the mining industry, lowering operating costs. Australian Mining speaks with Xylem about its rental division and how this option helps the mining industry meet sustainability goals.

  • LSM’s TMS saves tyres, fuel and lives

    January 22, 2021 0 comment

    Industrial road tyres can be potentially dangerous to work around due to their large size and magnitude of air or gas pressures. LSM Technologies explains how its heavy-duty tyre monitoring system (TMSystem) helps to mitigate the hazards of working with pneumatic tyres on any type of vehicle.

  • Dust exposure mitigation controls for fixed and mobile plant cabins

    January 18, 2021 0 comment

    LSM managing director Peter Woodford speaks about how the company is helping miners breathe easier, providing operator comfort and ensuring their heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system lasts longer with cabin filtration and pressuriser technologies.