- 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
- underground mining
- Western Australia
- Providing pump solutions to Australian mining for over 50 years
The team at Malcolm Thompson Pumps (MTP) know a thing or two about mining. They have been servicing the mining industry for over 50 years and are proud to have extensive experience within underground and open pit mines.
- Tracking and location systems – one part of digitising a mine
Since the first installation in 2004, MST Global has supplied tracking and Real Time Location Systems (RTLS) to over 100 underground mines.
- Ensure consistent operations and mineral recovery with machine learning
Enhance mine-to-mill-to-metal operations with cutting-edge technologies that drive production increases, cost savings and increased safety for employees, the community and the environment. Learn how machine learning in AspenTech’s asset performance management solutions helps ensure reliable operations, enhance process efficiencies and increase mineral recovery. To download the white paper, click here.
- PC-based control as an integrated solution for automation and process technology
With the introduction of specific solutions for the process technology market, Beckhoff is not merely introducing new components, but bringing together two automation concepts that for decades developed separately, side-by-side. While traditional PLC-based systems were optimized predominantly for short cycle times as a replacement for complex relay technology in machine controls, DCS (Distributed Control Systems) … Continue reading PC-based control as an integrated solution for automation and process technology
- The energy transition: Addressing the challenge in mining
The energy transition touches every industry or sector, and with BP reporting that renewable energy is now the fastest-growing energy source, there is a clear move towards decarbonisation.
- Analysing the suitability of metal-cored wire in welding
When it comes to welding, there is no ‘one size fits all’ process. Weighing up the benefits of each process and its suitability to the applications of a business is essential. When matched with the right applications, metal-cored wire welding is a solution that provides a number of productivity and time-saving benefits. Metal-cored wire (MCAW) … Continue reading Analysing the suitability of metal-cored wire in welding
- Talk about a revolution: Bearing forward to Industry 4.0 with integrated solutions
This white paper details how companies can achieve optimal Rotating Equipment Performance (REP) through a performance-based model.
- The importance of welding fume protection in the workplace
The operation of welding fume control equipment is affected by various factors including proper use and positioning of the equipment, maintenance of the equipment, and the specific welding procedure and application.
- The top three recommended sensors for the mining industry
Mining companies are embarking on the transformation journey towards the digital era and sensors are one of the integral components that mining companies have to invest in for that purpose.
- Kal Tire’s journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Four years ago, Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group committed to developing a tyre recycling solution for customers in Chile, home to some of the world’s largest copper mines and an estimated 500,000 tonnes of scrap tyres. Now, with the company’s first thermal conversion recycling facility set to open later this year and the country’s legislation … Continue reading Kal Tire’s journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
- Creating the mine of the future: Drive profits and increase production
Do you have the right tools to intelligently mine? Enhance mine-to-mill-to-metal operations with cutting-edge technologies that drive production increases, cost savings and increased safety. Asset performance management (APM) solutions provide a sound entry point for digital investments, ensuring the equipment miners need is available to keep production on track. Download this white paper and discover … Continue reading Creating the mine of the future: Drive profits and increase production
- New air cannon: Safer and more effective solution for bulk material build-up
Available in both internal and external value arrangements, ESS engineers have designed a new tank and valve that can be retrofitted onto any previously installed valve arrangement – an industry first.
- Rema Edge brings real-time condition monitoring to conveyors
Rema Tip Top has recently launched Rema Edge, which promises to change the way mine operators manage their conveyor assets.
- Stalker Super Heavy Dry Pump: The right solution for underground mining
In late 2017, Malcolm Thompson Pumps (MTP) supplied a Stalker Super Heavy Duty (SHD) Pump to Murray Engineering for use on an underground mining site in Kambalda, Western Australia.
- Strata Worldwide HazardAvert lowers risk for underground miners
The inherent hazards of working underground – poor visibility, restricted space and high traffic areas with machines and pedestrians working in close proximity – create high risk for accidents.
- Five things to look at when buying a rugged smart device
The following whitepaper from Backplane Systems Technology (BST) lays out five things to look out for when buying a rugged smart device.
- Industry 4.0: Industrial internet of things (IIoT) and Predictive Analytics
The industrial world is on the verge of entering the next revolution: Industry 4.0. This is going to change control systems architecture, systems connectivity and sensors as we know it today. A lot of the data from devices will be analysed on the internet and hence the Internet of Things (IoT) will be a big … Continue reading Industry 4.0: Industrial internet of things (IIoT) and Predictive Analytics
- The key to good fleet management: Rugged in-vehicle computers
For optimal fleet management, rugged in-vehicle computers are the key. With real-time updates on vehicle and equipment status, increased safety, streamlined work conditions for vehicle operators, customisable features, and flexible integration, these computers can revolutionise fleet systems at the base level. If you’re looking to upgrade your fleet the right way or simply interested in … Continue reading The key to good fleet management: Rugged in-vehicle computers
- Eliminate fusion: Victaulic’s groundbreaking method to join HDPE pipe
What if there was a faster, more economical, more efficient, easier and safer method to join HDPE pipe? Victaulic has launched a joining product that will eliminate the need for fusion. Designed for high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe, the piping solution features a range of couplings and fittings that offer faster installation, minimise risk and can … Continue reading Eliminate fusion: Victaulic’s groundbreaking method to join HDPE pipe
- Top four myths about predictive maintenance in the mining industry
Dingo addresses four of the biggest myths about predictive maintenance in the mining industry.