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- Why thermal imaging is a hot topic in mining
There are a number of benefits that thermal imaging cameras can bring to a mining operation but perhaps the most salient of these is how they can improve safety.
- ‘Plug and play’ mining skids reduce costs and time when outfitting a site
Equipping a mining site can be a challenging endeavour – it is often expensive, time consuming and the machinery must meet strict specifications.
- Advantages of repairing large girth gear drives
When faced with tooth flank damage in large girth gear drives, it used to be that repairs could only be done by applying mechanical treatments and costly repair procedures.
- Vulcan makes zero carbon transportation possible
A global shift in capital allocations is under way. Trillions of dollars are flowing into sustainable or green investments, as the environmental, social and governance (ESG) sector shakes off its image as simply a feel-good investment class.
- Nothing outlasts a Diamond
Drill down rigs in particular need to be able to withstand the impacts that come from drilling into hard granite and rock to create blasting holes.
- InEight adds execution intelligence to solutions portfolio
InEight has announced the addition of interval planning capabilities for superintendents and foremen with the reintroduction of InEight Basis as InEight Schedule.
- Maximising gold recovery with a transformative screen
Derrick Corporation has moved to the next level with the development of its G-Vault interstage screen, which solves common gold processing issues.
- Double layer conveyor belts
Columbus Group chief executive Donald Yates gives insight into how to improve the performance of conveyor belts in a way that may not have previously been considered.
- Hunter Valley ash dam dust suppression case study
Project overview Erizon was approached by AGL Macquarie to provide a dust suppression and erosion control solution for an ash dam located at the Liddell Power Station in New South Wales. The ash dam, measuring approximately 20.2 hectares had raised concerns with onsite officials due to the highly alarming levels of dust emissions detected in … Continue reading Hunter Valley ash dam dust suppression case study
- Gates V-belt provides concrete solution for quarry
When a large quarry in South East Queensland was experiencing a major maintenance issue with its crusher due to the frequent replacement of belts, it called on CBC staff to come up with a solution.
- Specialty lubricants keep processing plants running
Under difficult operating conditions, the right type of lubricant plays a vital role in terms of operational reliability. Klüber Lubrication provides a guide for mining.
- InEight Schedule drives more realistic scheduling
Artificial intelligence, the core driver of InEight Schedule, helps schedulers drive plan realism and optimise outcomes.
- Crusader Hose takes mining expertise to South Australian water project
The company is helping supply much-needed water to the Northern Adelaide Plains with its layflat technology.
- Insight from Total: Impacts of IMO global sulfur cap on in-land HFO users
The International Maritime Organization has driven a rapid transformation of the shipping industry with the enforcement of a 0.5 per cent cap to the sulfur content of fuel oil, a significant cut from prior 3.5 per cent.
- Double layer conveyor belts
Columbus Group chief executive Donald Yates gives insight into how to improve the performance of conveyor belts in a way that may not have previously been considered. Sometimes, making more of the small gains can really add up, particularly when questioning the long and established norms of how things can be done. Moving ores around … Continue reading Double layer conveyor belts
- Mine Runner returns better than ever
Astec Australia’s Mine Runner is recognised as one of the most conveniently designed pieces of machinery used in underground mines. The new EWB model takes the design even further. The latest Mine Runner extended wheel base (EWB) model builds on the original design loved by underground mining companies across Australia. More than just a piece … Continue reading Mine Runner returns better than ever
- Manufacturing in Australia
Thirty years ago, while expanding its product line to incorporate a range of belt conveyor products to support their legendary range of mechanical belt fasteners, the board of directors at Flexco made the decision to break into the Australian market.
- Digging deeper for Victoria’s golden rewards
The upward spiral in production and grades at the Fosterville gold mine has reignited interest in the riches that the central Victorian Goldfields offer.
- Cat R2900 loader launch turns heads
Hastings Deering is delivering the productivity, green and safety needs of its mining company partners with the release of the Cat R2900 underground loader.
- What’s in a celebration?
The Australian Mining Prospect Awards enters its 17th year doing what it does best: giving credit where credit is due.