National competition policy is opening up state rail network monopolies to competition. Not everyone
LONG and short term road, rail, air and sea transport needs of the country's biggest mineral-exports
POSITIVE feasibility work on the Marikana platinum group metals project in South Africa will culminate
A scheduling tool developed for nickel mines is now seen to have wider applications.
One of the most impressive creations is the mine’s culture of continuous improvement. “We believe that
After a couple of years spent licking their wounds, the steelmaking "wannabees" are back.
HOWEVER, he warned that slab steel was a relatively thin market. "In the next five years, there is probably
SINCE mining operations recommenced in June 1999 at the old Gretley mine, in the New South Wales Hunter
Newlands assesses production hourly against pre-negotiated internal benchmarks. “We sat the guys
“Over the last two years our company has designed and implemented an economic planning approach to several
Mine planning for longwall operations will never be the same again. Dogged by depressed coal prices,
WHAT is perhaps most remarkable about the day-to-day operations of the Bailey mine of Consol Energy in
ROCHE Mining, part of the Downer Group, will step up efforts to enter the underground coal contracting
A visiting American mine boss says doing the "little things" well can produce a better big picture.
SANDVIK Mining & Construction president Anders Ilstam says the company will remain an active participant
In-seam drilling from underground for methane drainage and exploration has served Australian mines extremely