- Anglo American
- BHP Billiton
- Bowen Basin
- contract mining engineering and services
- Fortescue Metals Group
- Hunter Valley
- iron ore
- job cuts
- mergers and acquisitions
- mining jobs
- New South Wales
- oil and gas
- Rio Tinto
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- 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.
- Building on Australia’s manufacturing capabilities
Along with providing key products such as grouting equipment and hand-held rib drills, Clarks Mining also manufactures stone dusting equipment, air ventilation machines and crawler track drill rigs. In 2003, Clarks Mining was the first manufacturer to utilise a hydraulic rotator for the feed mast, allowing rigs to easily drill floor, roof and face rib bolts.
- Maintenance service kits: The key to cost-effective solutions
After supplying parts to the mining industry for more than a decade, AMCAP Industrial has introduced a kitting solution that reduces asset downtime and simplifies the maintenance process for the end user.
- Overcoming challenges with problem-solving approach
As a mechanical engineering consultancy offering design and maintenance services to major industrial plants across Australia and beyond, the team at PHD Engineering knows that its clients cannot risk any unwanted downtime at mining operations.
- Hummingbird audio alert system keeps vehicles rolling, safely
Vehicle collisions and rollaways are a worrying cause of workplace injuries or fatalities in Australia. Australian Mining speaks with Hummingbird about how its 16-channel audio alert system is helping to prevent vehicle accidents on mine sites.
- Hastings Deering technology enriches asset management
To enhance its standing as a leading Australian supplier of Cat equipment, Hastings Deering has developed an asset performance management platform to unlock the full potential of a mine.
- Adopting low-emission diesel engines in mining
The trend towards adopting cleaner diesel engines across the mining industry is gaining momentum and Perkins engines, available in Australia through AllightSykes, are leading the way.
- What’s new in mining technology?
A lot has changed in the industry since the beginning of 2020 and the movement isn’t about to stop. Redmap chief executive Ben Woolley weighs in on the sweeping changes that are set to arrive and evolve the sector.