- 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
- oil and gas
- Rio Tinto
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- Conveyor performance: How to optimise belt tracking systems and prevent downtime
This white paper discusses the causes of belt mistracking and provides an insight into how to identify the causes, and which devices or systems can be used to prevent mistracking.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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
- 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.
- 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
- Top four myths about predictive maintenance in the mining industry
Dingo addresses four of the biggest myths about predictive maintenance in the mining industry.
- How can mines realize affordable, reliable, low-carbon power?
Join mining, renewables, hydrogen, government and finance experts this June 18-20 at the Westin Perth for the 3rd annual Energy and Mines Australia Summit to learn more. Featuring innovative case studies and perspectives from mining leaders including: BHP, Fortescue Metals Group, Rio Tinto, Resolute Mining, Sarama Resources, Gold Fields, Western Areas, Kirkland Lake Gold, Element … Continue reading How can mines realize affordable, reliable, low-carbon power?
- Non-contact transport solutions for conveyor systems
Managing bulk materials nonstop comes with a mountain of challenges, especially in harsh environments. This white paper discusses the intelligent solutions that can improve conveyor efficiency. As a leader in sensing and monitoring technology, SICK provide a range of equipment and services to help businesses optimise their industrial conveyor outputs, including non-contact measurement of the … Continue reading Non-contact transport solutions for conveyor systems
- The Connected Mine: Free white paper download
The mining industry faces a myriad of challenges: volatile commodities markets, changing legislation and environmental pressures, in addition to the ongoing need to improve productivity and efficiency. Leaders across the industry are improving recovery and throughput, rationalising their supply chains, improving operational efficiency and enabling remote and autonomous operations by harnessing data across their entire … Continue reading The Connected Mine: Free white paper download
- Why ESS’s new Air Cannon systems are a real blast
The build-up of materials in bulk storage systems is a common bulk materials handling issue. Air Cannons are pressure vessels with attached valve mechanisms that blast air at high-velocity speeds approaching MACH 2. They are frequently used to dislodge bulk material build-up and allow for maximum storage capacity. ESS Engineering Services & Supplies have developed … Continue reading Why ESS’s new Air Cannon systems are a real blast
- Hydraulics the unknown killer: Proper training is the key to reducing injuries and fatalities
Hydraulic systems can be found in almost every aspect of life. Yet, based on statistical results, many people, including those working directly in the hydraulic field are unaware of the severity of hazards resulting from wrong handling procedures. Bestech present two cases in this whitepaper, showing a pressing need to educate staff, workers and professionals … Continue reading Hydraulics the unknown killer: Proper training is the key to reducing injuries and fatalities
- Dyno Nobel: Big bang innovation
Blasting expert Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific entered 2018 with a renewed focus on practical explosive technology.