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Miners work toward skills shortage solution
Roy Hill has suggested filling vacant mining roles with out-of-work airline pilots to combat the resource sector’s growing skills shortage.
Improved safety and production through centralised underground blasting using BlastWeb 4G
Dyno Nobel’s BlastWeb 4G delivers safety benefits while increasing operational efficiency for underground mines.
Plantwide optimizer: The enterprise results you need
While Advanced Process Control technologies have been around for a while, companies still struggle to achieve the maturity of implementation needed to optimise their processes along the entire life cycle. Honeywell is changing the status quo.
Fortescue worker returns positive COVID-19 test
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has been advised by the Western Australian Department of Health that a maintenance contractor at its Cloudbreak site has returned a weak positive test result for COVID-19.
MRC acquisition supports Coxons’ mining maintenance
Coxons Group has enhanced its asset availability and support network with the acquisition of MRC Australia, bringing together two specialists in fleet management and cooling solutions.
WA government funding to boost exploration drilling
Exploration companies can apply for Western Australian Government assistance with round 24 of the Exploration Incentive Scheme (EIS) co-funded drilling program and series 2 of the co-funded Energy Analysis Project (EAP) program now open.
Potential ‘cold war’ with China could wreak havoc for mining
Oxford University professor of globalisation and development Ian Goldin has warned the Australian mining sector that tensions with China could escalate into a ‘cold war’ with further impacts on supply chains.
Sandvik expands into ground support and reinforcement
Sandvik has taken full ownership of Rocbolt technologies in China, South Africa and Mongolia, while joint venture partner Jennmar will retain its stake in Rocbolt’s Australian branch.
NT charges up battery metals development
The Northern Territory Government has partnered with the Future Battery Industries Cooperative Research Centre (FBICRC) to advance its foothold on the battery supply chain, including the establishment of new mining projects.
Austrade helps business follow friendship in India
The Australian Trade and Investment Commission has strengthened the relationship between Australian manufacturers and the Indian mining sector.
Curtin opens doors to metals research lab
Curtin University has opened a research and teaching hub at the Western Australian School of Mines in Kalgoorlie to accelerate understanding of sustainable solutions for the resources sector.
LIVINWell tour to boost mental health education in students
The Gold Industry Group and LIVIN will aim to empower Australian students to speak up and provide practical tools on mental health when their third national tour starts this month.
BHP targets Mount Keith ramp up
BHP has set itself to expand production by 40 per cent at its Mount Keith nickel mine in Western Australia, with a new SAG mill, flotation technology and two new Liebherr excavators.
Atlas Iron hires Primero for Miralga Creek
Atlas Iron has awarded Primero a four-year crushing services contract for the Miralga Creek iron ore project in Western Australia.
Rio Tinto, BHP plug into Komatsu zero-emission haulage plans
Rio Tinto and BHP have joined forces with Komatsu to create and commission zero emission haulage solutions.
Minnovare, LiveMine combine for client-driven collaboration
Minnovare and LiveMine have partnered their drill optimisation technologies, streamlining the recording and management of data for their customers.
Unearthing excellence with Ahrens’ mining capabilities
Ahrens’ continue to demonstrate leadership in the delivery of mining infrastructure solutions.
There’s more to mining at Anglo’s Dawson operation
Anglo American has taken part in a new campaign at its Dawson coal mine in Queensland, advocating for land rehabilitation and responsible mining.
Primero to process ore for Savannah restart
Panoramic Resources has awarded Primero Group with a three-year processing contract at the Savannah nickel mine in Western Australia.
Further funding cuts lead times for QLD exploration
The Queensland Government has awarded 16 companies with a share in over $2.5 million for the fifth round of its Collaborative Exploration Initiative.