- 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
- Severe tonnages – No match for heavy-duty impact beds
Flexco partnered with SIMEC mining in South Australia to bring together a case study outlining the solutions which helped the facility combat their excessive iron ore spillage levels.
- A guide to hydraulic hoses and coupling
While the success of a hydraulic fluid conveyance system weighs heavily on its design, the assembly of the fluid lines is just as important to the longevity and success of the system.
- Minprovise grows site service capabilities twofold in just one year
The Western Australia-based product, services and engineering provider has grown consistently and progressively since being established in 2004 and its commitment to site service is just the latest example of this.
- Strata’s Hazard Avert leads the way in safety
With close range, confined areas and machinery traveling in reverse all proven to have the highest rate of accidents; Strata Worldwide’s HazardAvert has been designed to excel in these environments.
- Forget the copper, go for gold
The cyanide soluble copper contained in gold/copper ores has often been the Achilles’ heel in making these particular projects economic. It has been a headache for geologists and metallurgists alike.
- Achieving greater efficiency in mobile dust suppression
Malcolm Thompson Pump’s understand that boosting water cart efficiency is an important factor for any mine site. The Stalker ISO Hydraulic Driven Water Cart series of pumps is designed to eliminate pump/motor misalignment as well as reduce service times and the costs associated with repairs and maintenance.
- 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 is an extra heavy duty cleaner formulated to penetrate and dissolve tough grease, oil and contaminants for easy removal – safely. Use confidently on all metals and alloys – will not damage bright metals including aluminium and brass. Safe on fibreglass, glass, plastics, rubber, painted surfaces, laminates. For use in heavy industry, … 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.
- 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
- 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