The NSW Department of Industry, Resources and Energy has been the target of hackers.
This technical article examines geomechanical issues, and solutions, in mining caved-in deposits.
The DMP has warned crane operators and other competent persons to properly inspect head sheaves on their machines prior to operation.
A research paper by UBS has predicted that a combination of automation and connectivity will see the competitive advantage of low labour cost countries shrink, but also lead to rising inequality.
Mining consumables business Bradken must rectify unacceptable odour levels emitted from its Kilburn factory by February next year, the Environmental Protection Authority has said.
New technology has been developed to take the danger out of spark testing in underground coal mines.
A vehicle fire in a Victorian gold mine has been brought under control, with no workers injured in the incident.
A WA underground worker has a lucky escape after their light vehicle accidentally drove partially over the edge of an open stope.
Following on from using Jean-Claude Van Damme and hamsters to demonstrate its truck’s steering precision, Volvo has let a four year old drive its trucks to showcase its toughness.
Two workers have suffered hand injures at Glencore’s Clermont coal mine.
A worker seeking compensation for burning his foot with caustic soda has had his claim reduced after footage emerged of him performing karate.
More coal miners have walked off site, emulating workers at the Grasstree mine, following the re-emergence of black lung.
With the first re-emergence of black lung in Australia in two decades, how do you get the disease, and how can you avoid it?
A worker has received burns during routine maintenance work on a processing plant in Western Australia.
Miners at Anglo American’s Grasstree coal mine have halted work over black lung safety concerns.
Three Queensland coal miners have been diagnosed with Black Lung, marking a frightening return of the affliction.
Deloitte has compiled a new report outlining the top 10 problems miners will face next year.
A report from the NSW Department of Resources and Energy has highlighted the importance of procedural controls in preventing haul truck collisions with light vehicles.
With three people dead in one day, a month before Christmas, Ben Hagemann talks about looking out for yourself and your workmates in the most dangerous season of the year.
A 32-year old driver has escaped unharmed after being rescued from a drill rig that had nearly tipped over the edge of a quarry in Brisbane.