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Middlemount Coal

Middlemount Coal releases details of operator killed

Middlemount Coal has confirmed in a statement that the digger operator involved in the mining incident this week was found deceased. Statement from Gerrie Jordaan, CEO Middlemount Coal Pty Ltd.  It...

Vossloh Austrak

Vosslo Austrak secure Rio Tinto order

Vossloh Tie Technologies has won its first major order in Australia for the delivery of concrete ties for a mining project. The production and the supply of the ties will be performed by Vossloh’s...

Strata worldwide roof support

Strata Worldwide to distribute roof support equipment

Strata Worldwide have signed a distribution agreement with Burrell Mining International for the promotion and distribution of the Burrell CAN® and Burrell Omega Block coal mining products to the...

Kamoto copper 39 miners reportedly died

Glencore Kamoto Copper reports 19 fatalities

Kamoto Copper Company (KCC), a subsidiary of Glencore, has observed a growing presence of illegal artisanal miners throughout its industrial mining concessions in the Kolwezi area. This has led to...

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...

AIMEX

Mining industry prepares to converge at AIMEX

Registrations for Asia-Pacific’s International Mining Exhibition (AIMEX) 2019 edition are now open with more than 6,000 mining industry professionals and an additional 2,000 exhibitor personnel set...

EDL Hybrid energy solution

EDL delivers innovative hybrid renewable solution

Global distributed energy producer EDL is delivering an innovative hybrid renewable energy solution for Gold Fields’ Agnew Gold Mine in Western Australia’s goldfields region. In an Australian first...

Gold continues to surge

Gold surging to near six year high

Gold prices have surged to a near six-year high overnight after the US Federal Reserve bank signalled it was ready to cut interest rates as early as next month to boost growth, triggering a sharp...

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...