Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Coal powered the industrial revolution. But now, it is slowly losing steam in the 21st century in the west. China, has increased its consumption five folds in the last 20 years. The rest of...
You use your mobile phone every single day. But have you stopped to wonder where some of the elements used in the batteries that power it come from? Cobalt is one such element...
This blog is about a training programme that caught our eye. It takes place in Brazil. And involves some of the big names is mining and technology (two topics that we care passionately...
Fortescue Metals Group, one of the world's largest iron-ore producers has announced the launch of Fortescue Hive - an expanded Integrated Operations Centre (IOC). The...
The mining sector has provided us with everything that we need for daily life and human progress over centuries. From gold and diamonds used by ancient kings and queens as a measure of...
Automation is often seen as a key enabler for the mining industry. Many analysts think in a post-COVID-19 world, it will be assume a central role in planning for the future of mining.
NEW YORK—The world’s leading diamond producers today launched, Natural DiamondCouncil (NDC) www.naturaldiamonds.com formerly known as, ‘Diamond Producers Association’(DPA). The NDC will serve to promote the desirability of natural...
In a large open cut mine, you will often find 300+ tonne trucks running in multiple directions on haul roads, together with a mix of light vehicles and ancillary equipment. This means that...
3-minute read 1. Channelling the swan: Calm on the outside, furiously peddling on the inside: Appearing on camera can be deceptive. It looks easy but can be hard even for...