- 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
- Lokset®: A history of reliability
Today polyester resin anchors are used almost exclusively in the underground coal mining industries around the world, when rockbolts are used as primary support. In the underground metalliferous mining industry, polyester resin anchored rockbolts are rapidly gaining acceptance. Polyester resin anchors are used in preference to cement and mechanical type anchors because of the many … Continue reading Lokset®: A history of reliability
- Hydraulic Cylinder Repair: The Complete Guide
Hydraulic cylinders are some of the most hardworking components in any operation. We ask a lot of these simple actuators. They are often required to run at high duty cycles, with extreme pressure loads in tough environments. There are many reasons for a hydraulic cylinder to fail including fluid contamination, seal failure, bent or scored … Continue reading Hydraulic Cylinder Repair: The Complete Guide
- How AI + HI Drives More Realistic Plans
Artificial intelligence (AI) is being utilised in construction project planning. But human intelligence (HI) is an equally important element in creating more realistic and achievable plans. Read our brochure and learn how AI + HI can boost a planner’s confidence in on-time, on-budget project delivery.
- Mobilaris Onboard™ enables real-time information for everyone in the mine
Can you find your way? If you are an experienced miner, you can probably find your way most of the time in the mine. On the other hand, if you are not familiar with the mine (a new employee, subcontractors etc), it is not easy to find your way around and you might need assistance … Continue reading Mobilaris Onboard™ enables real-time information for everyone in the mine
- Replacing crusher nuts and bolts with safety and productivity as paramount
Since the development of the Gyratory Crusher, Mineral Processing Industries have sought better means to effectively and safely replace/tighten crusher head nuts, clamp nuts, cam nuts and bolts. Minprovise, in strategic partnership with Technofast Industries, have successfully developed the EziTite®rRange of hydraulic nut and bolt systems to revolutionise current industry practices for crusher nut replacements … Continue reading Replacing crusher nuts and bolts with safety and productivity as paramount
- A Better Way to Manage Project Documents
As capital and maintenance projects become more complex, so does the amount of documentation connected to those projects. The number of emails, documents, specs, plans and photos is growing exponentially. And often, all that critical information is being stored in siloed systems, making it increasingly hard to find. However, owners and contractors are adopting digital … Continue reading A Better Way to Manage Project Documents
- Designing explosion rated ventilation seals for coal mines
It is a universally recognised principle of underground coal mine safety that there must be proper ventilation of the mine.
- How are you managing your tailings dam?
The volume of tailings release due to dam failure has been trending upwards since the 1970s, with quantities of material released reaching an average of over three million cubic meters per failure since 2010.
- How to effectively test your test leads
Test leads are more than a means to connect your digital multimeter (DMM) to the unit under test—they’re an integral part of the complete measurement system. Poorly made, worn, or under-rated test leads can cause inaccurate readings and may pose a serious shock or electrocution hazard if you touch live wires that the meter has read as being de-energized.
- Mobilaris Mining & Civil Engineering empowers people in mining operations
Good communication is key to an efficient production chain. The new products from Mobilaris are set to give everybody in the mine access to real-time information.
- South Australia quarry decreases maintenance time, increases productivity with Flexco solution
Are you struggling to find a solution to properly equip your load zone? Read all about how this South Australian site was able to do so.
- How digital tools can improve job site productivity
Saddled with inefficient tools and processes as you plan and execute work? Maybe you need a more efficient way to communicate between the office and the field.
- CRC Smartwasher: Heavy duty clean and green
The SmartWasher® Bioremediating Parts Washing System is both self-cleaning and deregulated. Through the process of bioremediation the SmartWasher® constantly maintains the cleanliness of the OzzyJuice® cleaning/degreasing solution without the need for hauling, skimming or evacuating the unit. Microbes (Ozzys®), introduced into the SmartWasher® system through the OzzyMat™, break down the grease, oil and other contaminants, … Continue reading CRC Smartwasher: Heavy duty clean and green
- Achieving production efficiency and profitability in O&G with future-proof solutions
There is only one certainty in the oil and gas industry, and that is change. The sector faces many challenges in the wake of strong geopolitical forces, fluctuating crude prices, increased pressure from the public sector for environmental sustainability and stricter legislation. Nevertheless, global energy demand continues to rise; with the International Energy Agency predicting … Continue reading Achieving production efficiency and profitability in O&G with future-proof solutions
- Optimising conveyor system performance in heavy industry applications
Conveying systems are essential to any operation that requires the transport of bulk material. Despite their prevalence, conveyors pose the highest number of challenges for heavy industry applications. In fact, conveyor systems outrank every other asset in a mining operation in terms of reliability problems. This white paper provides an overview of the key challenges … Continue reading Optimising conveyor system performance in heavy industry applications
- Securing industrial systems in a digital world
This whitepaper will share insights to enhance your understanding of how governance, technology and business requirements intersect.
- Breathing quality air underground
It is critical to maintain an effective, safe and efficient ventilation system in an underground coal mine. Ventilation control devices (VCDs) play an essential role in mine operations and safety.
- Five best practices for big data and mining maintenance
The knowledge and practices developed throughout the course of a mining career are helpful when it comes to identifying useful data and applying it to produce better results.
- OceanaGold increases efficiency with greater document control
OceanaGold, a multinational gold producer, needed a way to efficiently manage the thousands of documents created each year to support its mining activities.
- Five things to look at when buying a rugged smart device
In our modern world technology is inescapable, and in no place is it more vital than industry. Be that in the manufacturing industry or in the transport industry, or any industry in-between or otherwise, technology both shapes and is the key to the future. And key to modern industry technology is the smart device—particularly the … Continue reading Five things to look at when buying a rugged smart device