Friday, February 26, 2021
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...
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.
Arguments and counter arguments are heating up over the Chile’s Glacier Protection Bill. The bill’s history is chequered and has seen many twists and turns over the past few years and now, according to press...
Last week, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order. It was about securing the future supply of critical minerals such as 'rare earth' minerals. The executive order and the statement following it...
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...
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...
Cornwall, the southwest county in the UK is mostly known for its beautiful beaches. But, recently it drew the attention of people globally for a completely different reason. Redruth, a small town in Cornwall, had something...
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...
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...