- Anglo American
- BHP Billiton
- Bowen Basin
- contract mining engineering and services
- Fortescue Metals Group
- Hunter Valley
- iron ore
- job cuts
- mining jobs
- New South Wales
- oil and gas
- Rio Tinto
- South Australia
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- Automated machine monitoring for reliable rotation
The SKF Enlight Collect IMx-1 is a smart wireless vibration and temperature sensor allowing enhancement to your maintenance program by harnessing the power of Industry 4.0.
- Diamonds continue to shine amid darkness
Australia is determined to revive its diamond mining sector despite losing its status as one of the world’s largest producers. Australian Mining speaks with state governments, Lucapa Diamond Company and Fitch Solutions about Australia’s prospects.
- Fire Forensics brings truth from the ashes
Fire Forensics applies the most astute investigative skills to help companies get to the bottom of a mysterious fire or explosion.
- Integrating innovation from pit to tailings
Weir Minerals’ Integrated Solutions team enables mining operations to advance their potential through forward-thinking problem solving that can be adopted across multiple industries.
- CRC products for safer, more sustainable mines
Both safety and environmental sustainability are pivotal issues for any successful mine management strategy. Mines are constantly under pressure and scrutiny to improve their workplace safety practices. Similarly, the pressure on mines to step up their environmental sustainability goals has never been greater. The Deliotte ‘Tracking the Trends in 2021’ report, which tracks key trends … Continue reading CRC products for safer, more sustainable mines
- Providing advanced manufacturing to boost mining capabilities
REDARC Group’s state-of-the-art electronics manufacturing and testing facility includes leading technology to ensure its products are built tough, reliable and efficient for even the harshest conditions in the industry.
- Schaeffler offers 24/7 remote monitoring to mines
Remote condition monitoring technologies have become an integral part of mining operations as companies pursue productivity improvements and aim to prevent unplanned downtime.
- Ultra-deep bores find their match
Crusader Hose has refused to bow down to the ever-increasing water pressures on mine sites. The company has demonstrated how to efficiently achieve mine dewatering with the development of Flexibore 400 series hose.
- Advancing automated drilling solutions in COVID times
COVID-19 has forced industry to do things differently and the METS sector has been no exception.
- Local engineering, expertise allow for low-risk manufacturing
McLanahan continues to provide customised solutions to allow mining companies to realise the benefits of local manufacture compared with overseas manufacture and supply.
- Kinder delivers seal of approval
To prevent hazardous liquid and bulk solid leakages, Kinder Australia’s K-Magna Range provides exceptional, quick and easy repair for worn-out steel equipment in a mining plant.
- Titan, WebsterBSC help lift the heavy weights for Nyrstar Hobart
As Craig Johnson, a mechanical team leader at one of the world’s largest zinc smelters, Nyrstar, leads his team through everyday challenges of lifting heavy rigging equipment and supplies, he knows he can rely on the quality of the lifting products the team puts to work: The Titan range of lifting and rigging products.
- Rexnord, CBC join forces to keep mine in motion
Extreme industrial applications demand gear drives that perform reliably every day. So when Andrew Sirl, a CBC Technical Services Manager, learned that his customer, a major South East Asian mining operation, was running an outdated gear reducer on their reclaim water pumps, he proposed an upgrade. The mining operation, as Andrew explains, was using an … Continue reading Rexnord, CBC join forces to keep mine in motion
- Mine site monitoring made easy and accessible
Position Partners market development manager for deformation monitoring, Andrew Jones, discusses how to overcome challenges involved with effective mine site monitoring.
- Thejo’s end-to-end optimisation of Australian mines
Thejo Australia has set its sights on becoming a one-stop-shop for engineered solutions and maintenance for the Australian mining and materials handling industries as it rolls out a range of new products and services.
- Making the grade
Byford Equipment is a reliable industry partner when it comes to the design, manufacture and delivery of food grade stainless steel road tankers.
- Can Latin Resources’ JORC take it up to Andromeda?
Latin Resources (LRS) has continued to release exceptional results from its maiden air-core drilling program at the Noombenberry halloysite-kaolin project in Western Australia.
- Rio Tinto optimises life for Cat D11T with strategic planning
In any operation, the need to remove a key asset for nine weeks makes a significant impact on delivering on production targets. When that asset is a powerhouse in mining applications, a Cat D11T dozer, strategic forward planning is critically important.
- Shielding bearings from silica dust
While the adverse effects of silica dust on human health are well documented, it is a less known fact that the product – often found in mining, quarrying, and recycling industries – can also have detrimental impacts on machine components. This was confirmed by engineers from BSC as they were studying the root cause of frequent bearing … Continue reading Shielding bearings from silica dust
- Dialling up workplace safety and culture
Fenner Dunlop general manager of safety, training & technical Vicki Wust has enjoyed a fulfilling career highlighted by how she has accelerated greater safety awareness and skills at the company.