KPMG’s Australian and global mining leader Trevor Hart predicts that a commodity ‘mini boom’ will be one of four key areas that leads mining sector growth in 2020.
One of Australia’s leading innovators in mine site automation suggests the technology is more likely to support the jobs of workers rather than take them away.
To call the past year a period of change at Ausdrill would be an understatement.
BHP is accelerating the development of its Nickel West division ahead of expected growth in demand driven by the electric vehicle sector.
Woodside Energy has revealed its ambitious growth plans including an intention to ramp up LNG supply and innovation in response to “fierce global competition.”
Anglo American is making significant strides toward digitalisation with the launch of an electronic tablet device at its Moranbah North operation in Queensland.
A call to arms by METS Ignited is encouraging the Australian mining industry to come together and capitalise on the huge opportunity automation presents.
Stay on top of the most read articles on the Australian Mining website over the past week, including the start of a Victorian development that will turn brown coal into hydrogen.
Anglo American will extend the life of the Capcoal underground metallurgical coal operations in Central Queensland by six years after approving the Aquila project.
Metso and Outotec are merging to create a “leading company in process technology, equipment and services” for the minerals, metals and aggregates industries.
Stay on top of the most read articles on the Australian Mining website over the past week, including the Australian gold price’s continued rise to new heights beyond $2000 an ounce.
BHP will fully integrate and highly automate its value chain, from pit to port, by replicating the operations of the aerospace and automotive industries.
BHP has completed a heap leach development trial it says confirms the technology’s viability to extract copper, uranium, gold and silver at the Olympic Dam mine in South Australia.
Australia has been a focus of Rema Tip Top’s growth aspirations in recent years, a direction the company plans to continue on with its latest solution for conveyor systems.
The mining equipment manufacturer is promising a new level of performance and reliability with its latest excavators.
Technology is changing how mining companies can manage risk. But is the industry tech-ready to prepare for the diverse risks it now faces?
Resolute Mining is taking advantage of new technology in the mining sector at its Syama underground gold mine in Mali, West Africa.
Epiroc has introduced the fifth generation of the Rig Control System (RCS) for Pit Viper blasthole drilling rigs, a development it considers to be the “next evolutionary step” towards fully autonomous mining.
BHP and Dassault Systèmes have established a long-term strategic partnership to leverage the application of digital technologies to mining.
BHP, Roy Hill and Teck Resources have helped drive a project to develop a guideline for autonomous systems in the mining industry.