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Mining in Australia: On the edge of change
Discover how the rapid uptake of technology is leading to better decision-making and productivity gains, and how the mining industry must keep pace.
Six ways rugged tablets are changing mining
In the mining industry, rugged tablets are transforming operations by increasing connectivity amongst workers and making information more accurate and immediate.
Case study: Discovering a trunnion bearing fault
A Western Australian gold mine processing plant experienced repetitive failures in a horizontal grinding mill. As it was the most critical piece of equipment on site, having a predictive monitoring strategy for the mill was essential. However, the distant location of the mill made manual data collection inconvenient and expensive. What’s more, manually collected data … Continue reading Case study: Discovering a trunnion bearing fault
Meet the new Cavex 2 hydrocyclone – increasing volumetric capacity up to 30 per cent
The Cavex 2 hydrocyclone marks a new era in separation technology.
Altra Motion Australia’s latest Gear and Grid Couplings
For more than 150 years, Altra Motion has offered one of the largest selections of industrial couplings from a single source worldwide. Altra couplings can be found in various industries, including energy, metals, mining, oil & gas, and food processing. The company invests in the latest coupling technology, using advanced design and quality to ensure … Continue reading Altra Motion Australia’s latest Gear and Grid Couplings
How to integrate technology based reliability across your site with Schaeffler
This webinar includes expert presentations on a condition monitoring solution from Schaeffler called OPTIME. In this webinar you will learn how: OPTIME can alleviate many of the pain points associated with machine reliability and performance through cost-effective remote condition monitoring. How it works with a demonstration of the dashboard The benefits realised from OPTIME through … Continue reading How to integrate technology based reliability across your site with Schaeffler
Svendborg Hydraulic & Electric Storm Brakes
There are certain investments across the mining industry that are essential to avoid catastrophe. Svendborg’s rail-mounted Storm Brakes are an indispensable asset to ensure the safety and protection of both people and equipment. Altra Motion’s brand Svendborg Brakes now offers a NEW range of Storm Brakes. Storm Brakes, also known as ‘parking brakes’, are specially … Continue reading Svendborg Hydraulic & Electric Storm Brakes
Fifty-seven tailings disasters since 2000
Download this free guide to see the impact of dams and tailings failures across Australia, Canada, the United States, Brazil and more.
Deriving value from the digital transformation of mining equipment
The Australian mining sector is recognised as a global innovator when it comes to mining technology for improving productivity, efficiency, safety and quality across large and diverse fleets.
How a ‘plug and play’ solution provides high-scale condition monitoring at minimal cost for miners
Condition monitoring has been a costly undertaking, and one that has required considerable time and resources to set up, especially in mine sites which are often remote and vast in scope. Moreover, condition monitoring requires specific expertise to interpret data so that it can be of actionable benefit to maintenance or reliability crews. This whitepaper … Continue reading How a ‘plug and play’ solution provides high-scale condition monitoring at minimal cost for miners
Safer Scrapers for the mining industry
Access to conveyor belt cleaning equipment can often be awkward and usually requires maintenance personnel to work in confined spaces. In many cases the work is also elevated, further adding to safety issues. So the pressure to perform maintenance efficiently and effectively can be difficult and dangerous. An innovative Australian-designed and engineered solution allowing scrapers … Continue reading Safer Scrapers for the mining industry
A blueprint for meaningful innovation in mining
Compared to other industries, business transformation in mining has been slow. However, recent economic and societal change has accelerated the need for improvements. For those looking to mine smarter, understanding priorities and processes, and then choosing the right tools to make it possible, will enable sustainable and scalable operational improvements. In this whitepaper, provided by … Continue reading A blueprint for meaningful innovation in mining
ZI Cone Crusher Series: Increasing plant capacity and improving product shape
Production, innovation and efficiency are all a focus in mining. Minprovise outlines the benefits of increasing plant capacity by reducing the recirculating load that occupies usable volume in a circuit.
Mine site rehabilitation
An effective revegetation strategy starts with a comprehensive soil analysis. Only then can a site-specific solution be developed for optimal rehabilitation and soil stabilisation. This case study shows the necessary steps to minimise dust and stabilise soil on batters around a typical mine operation.
Metals, minerals & mining – how can you make your mine a smart mine?
With the fast-paced disruptive nature of technology, there is a need for a solution that evolves with the pace of technology while requiring minimal effort from the companies themselves.
Quick cooling delivery enables innovative mining project to hit targets
PBE Ensham Operations prides itself on being at the forefront of underground automated mining technology, using remote equipment to ensure mine production is delivered efficiently, reliably and most importantly – safely.
Five tips for deciding on electric or diesel dewatering pumps
Atlas Copco’s mobile electric variable speed drive (VSD) air compressors are the ideal solution when working in a low emission zone.
The difference is Differential
Blasthole tagging is a time intensive process, prone to human error and operational delays are common. The ability to automatically detect blasthole location is a solution to this problem. Dyno Nobel’s Differential GPS (DGPS) technology delivers an enhanced spatial positioning accuracy, allowing to eliminate tag/log errors and improve on-bench efficiency. The key is precision. Standard … Continue reading The difference is Differential
A guide to best-in-class employee benefits in mining
Attracting and retaining key talent is one of the greatest challenges for mining industry HR leaders. KPMG’s Australian mining risk forecast for 2020/21 report highlights this challenge as a growing risk for mining companies in the coming years. A comprehensive benefits program could help you become an employer of choice by boosting the lifestyles and … Continue reading A guide to best-in-class employee benefits in mining
Kirkland Lake Gold case study
Kirkland Lake Gold LTD is a growing gold producer operating in Canada and Australia. KLG produced 974,615 ounces in 2019, with target production for 2020 of 1,350,000 – 1,400,000 ounces. This growth is being driven by their US$3.8 billion acquisition of Detour Gold Corp in 2019 and sees their position rise six spots to number … Continue reading Kirkland Lake Gold case study