Thursday 16th Aug, 2018

Coal miner cuts costs with rail loop upgrade

Coal junior Bounty Mining says a $2 million rail capacity upgrade at Cook Colliery in Queensland’s Bowen Basin has reduced…
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Material handling equipment market to hit $190b by 2024

A new forecast suggests the global material handling equipment market is achieving a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.5…
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New mill head reduces downtime

Metso was successful in replacing the ball mill head at a mine in the Philippines and resolving a costly issue…
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Woodlawn reopening closer as IsaMill arrives

Junior miner Heron Resources says its new IsaMill grinding machine will boost operations at its Woodlawn zinc-copper processing plant near…
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$7m in ballast contracts awarded

The Australian Rail Track Corporation has awarded a pair of new contracts for the supply of ballast and capping for…
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Fenner Dunlop wins Rio conveyor deal

Conveyor supplier Fenner Dunlop has been awarded a permanent contract to provide conveyor maintenance services to Rio Tinto Ports in…
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Iron ore exports up for BHP, Rio

Australia’s two largest iron ore miners, BHP and Rio Tinto, have both reported solid increases in production from their respective…
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OZ Minerals signs Thiess to $112m Prominent Hill deal

Thiess has entered a new $112 million mining services contract at OZ Minerals’ Prominent Hill copper-gold mine south-east of Coober…
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