- 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
- New Zealand
- oil and gas
- Rio Tinto
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- East Lachlan guides future NSW gold potential
Nestled between two highly mineralised volcanic belts, the unique geometry of the East Lachlan region in New South Wales continues to prove its world-class attributes.
- DYNA Engineering conveyor guards safer than steel
HDPE (high density polythyelene) conveyor guards are revolutionising the conveyor industry because traditional steel guards cannot match HDPE’s superior safety, convenience and lower maintenance benefits.
- Thorpe to continue McCurdy legacy at PDS
Having a close relationship with the late former PDS director, Peter McCurdy, it is on slightly bittersweet terms that Peter Thorpe takes on the role of PDS general manager. He is however excited to continue a vision to grow the company in 2020.
- Pay-as-you-go mining software benefits junior explorers
MICROMINE, Australia’s leading mining software solution provider, knows that when a miner is looking to get a project off the ground, funds can be tight.
- Liebherr lines up the workers of tomorrow
The original equipment manufacturer is ensuring its workforce will be equipped for the changing demands of the mining industry by investing in apprentices.
- Miners sound the alarm at Victorian rescue competition
Anyone passing Yallourn mine in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley during October may have thought there were a number of serious incidents occurring with all of the chaos going on. Salomae Haselgrove explains what was really happening.
- InEight moves advanced work packaging from idea to implementation
In keeping with its mission to build project confidence through advanced technology, InEight introduces an industry-first, comprehensive framework designed to help organisations adopt and fully implement an Advanced Work Packaging (AWP) practice.
- What to consider when choosing fuel transfer systems
Transferring and measuring the flow of liquids has become a critical requirement in many industries, including the mining sector.
- Mid-tier miners make progress with diversity
Gender diversity is at the top of the agenda for many firms, not as a societal obligation but because of the real value it delivers.
- National Group seeks new team members
Looking for a career in the mining, resources, transport or logistics industry?
- Will coal get a chance to breathe in climate-aware future?
Rising energy demand and climate concerns are facing off over the continuity of coal production in Australia.
- Is digitalisation delivering value for mining companies?
RPMGlobal regional general manager Michael Baldwin zooms in on problems that come with digital uptake, and whether the promises of digitalisation are real.
- Sustainable mining gaining traction
Adam Holland, CDE Meta, explains about how wet processing can transform mining waste into a sustainable value-added resource.
- When handling bulk, there’s no room for doubt
Total Oil Australia explains why lubrication assessment and site audits aren’t as straightforward as they seem, and often require professional insight.
- Innovating tyre management services underground
Kal Tire has proven that tyre management in underground mining can be an innovative activity that improves the safety and productivity of operations.
- Differential energy shapes the modern miner’s role
Automation is considered the future of mining, but as two of Dyno Nobel’s leaders explain, it can also be used to collect data that help to plan for sustainable outcomes.
- Max makes his mark with Schenck Process return
For everything that has changed in the mining industry over the past decade Max Wijasuriya can find something that has stayed the same at Schenck Process.
- ABB maps out path to mine electrification
The case for mine electrification is about more than technology advancement. It also has the potential to contribute to the sustainability of the industry.
- Automation pays off for Northparkes
Northparkes copper mine took its first steps towards underground loader automation back in the 1990s. More than 20 years on, it has become a global showcase for the enormous safety, maintenance and productivity benefits that automation can provide.
- Automation key to unlocking $74bn boost to the economy
The Australian technology industry will only realise the full benefit of automation in the resources sector if vendors become ‘brand agnostic’ and open to collaboration with competitors, according to researchers and industry experts.