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- The full guide to tracking assets and materials in the resource industry
The misplacement of items and not being able to locate materials or equipment are common causes for project delays. This white paper highlights the causes for missing items, while identifying the information requirements and benefits of tracking everything effectively.
- Key ways to increase safety in mining with rugged tablets
Taking full advantage of digital trends in mining would rely on having access to high-performing devices that are capable of processing large amounts of data efficiently, while remaining portable and rugged enough to be suitable for the demanding mining work environment.
- How to optimise logistics in the mining supply chain and gain a competitive edge
The transport and logistics of a mining supply chain can be likened to the arteries and veins in a body – they are vital to any operation. As such, the delivery pathways must be efficient.
- Digital Twinning Australia: Case studies
Digital Twinning Australia has risen to the challenge of creating visualisation of critical pit to packing processes for collaborative remote decision making. Download the white paper to find out more.
- Minprovise high cube container ice and water room
Minprovise International has proposed to supply, manufacture and commission its mine specification 20-feet high cube ice room container.
- Loram: Substructure maintenance management
Railway tack substructure maintenance management is the process of using railroad resources in order to maintain the track substructure. This process starts with measuring the track condition, evaluating the substructure performance, determining locations in need of maintenance and finding the best solutions.To learn more, download the white paper.
- Stay Safe and Productive with iTWOSafe
As the global pandemic continues to impact all industries, physical distancing in the work place plays a critical role in prioritising the well-being of employees while maintaining business continuity.
- LASE’s solutions for the mining industry
How much material is on the heap? How high is the flow of material in exact figures? What is the fill level in my wagons? These are just a few questions and requirements of LASE’s customers regarding the applications of its laser scanners and laser-based system solutions.
- More safety, less carry back
DYNAFastFit® spray bars designed by DYNA Engineering use a unique design that employs a fully retractable spray bar mounted in a stationary shaft to form a two-part assembly. With the stationary shaft remaining in its location, the spray bar can simply and safely be removed by disconnecting from the water supply and removing two clips. It can then be retracted from the stationary shaft in a matter of seconds.
- Industry 4.0 solutions for mobile machines
The industrial world is moving steadily towards Industry 4.0 and embracing the technologies that will define this era.
- Digitally enabled reliability: Beyond predictive maintenance in mining
Asset failures are costly and stressful. This is particularly true for mining operations, where a single hour of downtime can result in millions of dollars of lost revenue. Some mining companies try to avoid these losses by stocking extra spare parts or through over-maintaining equipment. But these solutions often only add more financial burdens in … Continue reading Digitally enabled reliability: Beyond predictive maintenance in mining
- Dyno Nobel’s premium technology a boost for regional Queensland manufacturing
Demand from customers for Dyno Nobel’s electronic blasting technology is boosting manufacturing in regional Queensland, with the company’s Helidon plant increasing production.
- High voltage coupler training: Improve safety, quality and longevity
No technical equipment can perform without correct maintenance and handling. With this in mind, the creation of a helpful course provides a better understanding of product use, design and features.
- Load and haul: Stage V engine technology
After announcing the launch of the first Stage V loaders in December 2019, the first Sandvik TH663i truck with the new engine technology is now undergoing an extensive field trial.
- Guide to metal 3D printers
Until recently, 3D printing was too immature to be broadly utilised in manufacturing. However, advancement in the last five years has transformed metal 3D printing into a scalable, robust solution.
- Energy Solutions for On-Grid Mines
Aggreko has decades of experience providing market leading mobile and modular power, heating and cooling to the mining sector – but their flexible solutions aren’t just for off-grid mines. Your site may be grid-connected but that doesn’t mean your power is guaranteed. The mining sector is changing rapidly, fuelled by emission regulations, capital restraints and … Continue reading Energy Solutions for On-Grid Mines
- New life for old conveyor pulleys
Pulleys are a heavy duty, consistently running piece of machinery designed to last. But after many years of consistent use, wear and tear eventually occurs and the pulley can become worn or damaged. Regular maintenance of conveyor equipment, including pulleys, is essential to reducing wear rate and prolonging service life. Reconditioning or refurbishing the pulley … Continue reading New life for old conveyor pulleys
- Effective belt cleaning: How to make small changes that yield big results
We’ve heard it time and time again. Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is the definition of insanity. So let’s not pretend that installing and maintaining your belt cleaners the same way every time is going to produce a different result.
- Ackroyd remains positive about Australian mining’s position during coronavirus
National Group managing director Mark Ackroyd has experienced the mining industry’s record-breaking highs and lows during the past two decades. Australian Mining speaks to Ackroyd about the impact the pandemic will have on the industry.
- The rise of IoT in mining
Inmarsat’s mining research report has revealed that the industry is undergoing an IoT revolution.