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Anglo American cleans its footprint as it steps into 2021 and beyond
For the best part of a century, the mining industry’s processes remained largely unchanged. Anglo American chief executive officer Mark Cutifani speaks about how the company is updating its processes for the next 100 years and beyond.
Sparking the next phase of electrification
The mining industry has been a frontrunner in adopting new technologies over the past decade, with electrification serving as the next frontier for a cleaner and cost-effective future.
Abandoned mines unlock hidden treasures
An innovative Monash University study has proposed the Mining Incidence Documentation and Assessment Scheme and quantified Australia’s 80,000 active, inactive and unrehabilitated mines to show the value opportunities of rehabilitation and reuse that may be hiding in the dirt.
Martin Engineering delivers online conveyor training
COVID-19 has introduced a number of hardships on bulk material handlers, including limiting their options for critical training to improve conveyor safety and productivity.
Australia’s critical steps towards securing a future opportunity
The Australian Government is focussing its attention on identifying and progressing opportunities within the critical minerals and rare earths sectors. Salomae Haselgrove finds out what role two Australian companies can play.
An acceleration of intelligent mining
The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted mining by pushing the industry further in the path of digital and cultural development. Vanessa Zhou speaks with Deloitte Australia partner, consulting, Paul Klein about the prevailing shift.
From Argyle mine closure to a new beginning
It might be the end of an era for production at the Argyle diamond mine in Western Australia, but demand for its esteemed pink diamonds will live on. Vanessa Zhou delves into their intrinsic value with Australian Diamond Portfolio executive director Anna Cisecki.
Re-fuel and recharge with Dixon’s high flow nozzles
While filling up large fuel tanks cross the entire fleet on a mine site, operators could benefit from higher efficiencies in fuel management to minimise unproductive times.
Secure and reliable connectivity imperative to mining
Year 2020 cemented the importance of having a dependable and secure telecommunications network, as COVID-19 forced millions to work remotely and become more reliant on using technology to communicate. Vocus explains what’s next for the industry’s technology revolution.
Mining equipment manufacturers choose Gulf Western Oil
Wollongong-based Clarks Mining Services relies on Gulf Western Oil hydraulic oils for its in-house manufactured mining and quarrying machinery.
Thomson Resources acquires Australia’s highest grade undeveloped silver asset
Thomson Resources could be positioned to capitalise on a precious metal resurgence, with its existing gold portfolio and pending acquisition of two silver assets.
Strata welcomes new tunnelling VP
Strata Worldwide is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Rispin to lead the launch of Strata’s new global division, Strata Tunnelling. Rispin brings over 36 years of international tunnelling and mining expertise to the position, having spent decades working in upper management for companies such as BASF, Normet and Dyno Nobel. He will be … Continue reading Strata welcomes new tunnelling VP
Chinese ceramic grinding company enters Australian market
With close to 30 years’ experience as a manufacturer of ceramic grinding media, King’s Beads has brought its expertise to Australia’s mining industry.
Coal screening plant reaps benefits of drive system upgrade
MB Engineering has found chain to belts solution from Gates Australia to be a perfect fit for roller screens in coal washing plant.
3D visualisation unlocks remote working efficiencies
As a creator of software solutions for the world’s largest mining corporations, TIMining is passionate about technology, mining, innovation and delivering world-class performance.
Connectivity solutions to go beyond the everyday
Strata Worldwide’s networks build from what you have, to bridge the gap to what you need.
Bend-tech keeps watch from above for safety
Falling from heights is a particular hazard for workers in the mining industry, with falls, trips and slips accounting for 26,000 serious injury claims in the 2019-20 period. Bend-tech Group explains how a long-term fix is the best way to prevent falls on mine sites.
Mine fires still a burning issue
Despite a focus on the issue in recent years, the number of mobile plant-related fires on mine sites remains unacceptably high, according to the New South Wales Resources Regulator. FM Global group manager, account engineering Michael Beaumont explains how to reduce this risk.
Mining moves forward with ITM
ITM is finishing another year of providing high quality, reliable undercarriage components and services to the mining industry, overcoming COVID-19 to emerge with new ideas for the future.
An evolving partnership for an evolving industry
A 20-year partnership between Drivetrain Australia and supplier Dana Spicer is cherished by both companies for how it blends high quality components with proven services and expertise.