Diane Jurgens

BHP to introduce automation across value chain

Diane Jurgens, BHP’s Chief Technology Officer, used her time on stage at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch SmartMine conference, in London, to highlight the company’s plan to introduce full or...

kidston pumped hydro

Kidston pumped hydro generator performance

Genex Power Limited (ASX: GNX)  has received an AEMO approval for its Generator Performance Standards (GPS) for the Kidston Pumped Storage Hydro Project (K2-Hydro or Project) and has issued their GPS...

Griffin coal embattled by fire

Griffin coal faces fire

A conveyor fire that spread into coal storage hoppers at embattled Griffin Coal Ewington Mine in Collie Western Australia has resulted in damage to coal loading facilities. The fire reportedly took...

Rio's Pilbara operations facining operational challenges

Rio experiencing operational challenges in Pilbara

Rio Tinto Iron Ore is currently experiencing mine operational challenges, particularly in the Greater Brockman hub in the Pilbara. The mining giant last night lowered guidance by up to 23 million...

NSW Mining Women in mining award winners announced

NSW Mining Women in Mining Awards

BHP’s Sarah Withell has been named as the Exceptional Woman in the NSW Mining Women in Mining Awards at a ceremony last week. The NSW Women in Mining Awards recognize the contribution women...

Noble gesture unlocks secrets of ancient groundwater

The only centre of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere for accurately testing ancient groundwater up to a million years old has opened in South Australia. CSIRO physicist Dr Axel Suckow at the Noble...