- Anglo American
- BHP Billiton
- Bowen Basin
- contract mining engineering and services
- Fortescue Metals Group
- Hunter Valley
- iron ore
- job cuts
- mergers and acquisitions
- minesite vehicles
- mining jobs
- New South Wales
- New Zealand
- oil and gas
- Rio Tinto
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- Australia is poised for a new era of mining growth
In the wake of the mining downturn, the industry has recovered to re-affirm its place as a major driver of the Australian economy. The coming years will reinforce this position as dozens of projects or expansions develop into Australia’s next generation of mines. In the Australian Government’s latest report on resources, more than 25 mining … Continue reading Australia is poised for a new era of mining growth
- Outstanding results with the latest in radar level measurement technology
Level measurement is a fundamental process in almost all industries. As production processes become increasingly complex it’s more important than ever to have the appropriate tools and technology to control and monitor your processes accurately and with ease. Convenient, cost-effective and reliable innovative products to deliver accurate results is now paramount in any industrial process. … Continue reading Outstanding results with the latest in radar level measurement technology
- CRC Bio Degreaser: Uncompromised performance and safety
CRC Bio Degreaser offers next-generation high performance cleaning technology that is pH neutral, safe on surfaces, users and the environment. CRC Bio Degreaser is biodegradable, non-toxic, non-hazardous, non-flammable, pH balanced, and water soluble. The CRC Bio Degreaser has many applications including: the fast and effective cleaning of engines, parts, bearings, motors, generators, compressors, mechanical equipment, … Continue reading CRC Bio Degreaser: Uncompromised performance and safety
- The new Speedy bit: Get more out of your work day
With up to 10 per cent higher drilling speed, the new Speedy bit is faster than any other bit in the industry while also delivering great collaring accuracy and hole quality. The increased speed can save you up to one hour per day for each rig, which translates into cost savings of more than $100,000 per … Continue reading The new Speedy bit: Get more out of your work day
- Conveyor safety: Prevent injury and increase productivity
Conveyors in the mining industry can pose a series of safety hazards, especially when unguarded. While safety levels have improved over the last decade, injuries and fatalities can still occur.
- Carcinogenic reclassification from an Australian perspective
The recent reclassification of welding fume as carcinogenic by the International Agency for the Research on Cancer (IARC) has encouraged many welders and workplaces to rethink their stance on welders’ respiratory protection and welding fume.
- Mobile automation: Sensor solutions for construction and mining machines
With industry knowledge and a wide sensor-technology portfolio, SICK is the ideal partner for providing sensor solutions for mobile machines. Integrating sensors and sensor systems in construction and mining machines create intelligent solutions suited for daily use that meet customer expectations both in terms of an increased yield and lower process costs. SICK has a … Continue reading Mobile automation: Sensor solutions for construction and mining machines
- PitBull – The toughest hose reel designed with safety in mind
Many Australian mining companies and contractors have moved to Pit Bull hose reels for its rugged construction and user safety that was designed for the Australian mining industry.
- 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.
- The hybrid supply chain for mining
Learn how to align your KPIs across the entire value chain. In this video, AVEVA’S Global Business Development Manager, Ammar Wahab, discusses technology and mining such as geological models, mine planning, processing and downstream logistics. Click here to watch the video.
- Mining cost savings: Small details make a big difference
Mining is a costly business. The equipment alone is worth millions, not to mention the daily costs associated with operating a mine site. So it makes sense that mining companies would want to keep costs down wherever possible. One of the best ways to do this is by reducing production downtime and unscheduled maintenance, which can result in astronomical costs, onsidering … Continue reading Mining cost savings: Small details make a big difference
- Capturing the Industry 4.0 payoff in mining
Industry 4.0’s principles have much to offer the mining sector in regards to interoperability, information transparency, decentralised decision making and technical augmentation.
- Dyno Nobel: Big bang innovation
Blasting expert Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific entered 2018 with a renewed focus on practical explosive technology.
- Sensors Role for Mining in Digital Era
Emerging Internet of Things and artificial intelligence technology have had a profound impact on the mining industry. The role of sensors in the modern industry is irreplaceable as the industry moves into the digital era. The industry needs to gain more understanding of sensors role in the modern era to drive innovation and capitalize on the … Continue reading Sensors Role for Mining in Digital Era
- Bestech announces release of “durable” elastrometric capacitive sensor
Partnering with ElastiSense, Bestech Australia is pleased to announce the introduction of its hyper-elastic elastrometric displacement sensor (EDS) series to our comprehensive product range.
- Martabe mine has potential $US126.9m upside using ReCYN process
Recently published data has shown that the application of ReCYN technology at the Martabe mine in Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, demonstrated a $US126.9M upside to the company.
- 3M fit testing offer for respiratory protection
For a limited time, 3M is offering an exclusive discount on fit testing to make it easier to access its premium respiratory products.
- Epiroc’s cabletec technology: two-in-one drilling and bolting – medium and large profile rigs
Ground support is essential in an underground mine. Advances in technology and the creation of smart equipment has seen cable bolting become one of the most cost-effective and efficient means of achieving ground support. This white paper provides an overview of ground support in underground mines, as well as a discussion on the development of … Continue reading Epiroc’s cabletec technology: two-in-one drilling and bolting – medium and large profile rigs
- Epiroc launches compact profile Cabletec M
Epiroc’s compact two-in-one Cabletec M cable bolting and drill rig for 4.5 x 4.5 profiles has just become available on the Australian market.
- Total cost of ownership: Assessing application specific spherical roller bearings
This white paper discusses the attributes and benefits of application specific spherical roller bearings for vibratory applications by FAG, Schaeffler’s premium performance brand, from a total cost of ownership standpoint.