Operations

Boxhole breakthrough

Ian Ewing

PT Freeport Indonesia wanted to move away from the Alimak method at its Deep Mill Level Zone mine, so Redpath proposed a new technology to get the job done

Digging deeper for answers

Christopher Pollon

As mines get deeper, rock stress becomes a more pressing issue but CEMI's Ultra-Deep Mining Network is conducting research to try to relieve that tension

All packed and ready to go

Eavan Moore

Proven benefits and outside financial pressure push modular construction into the mining mainstream

Injection hoisting

Watch the idea behind #DisruptMining’s People’s Choice winning presentation. Inspired by drilling practices in the oil and gas sector, Alun Jones of Cementation Canada explains how they have re-imagined how mine shafts could be developed.

Field tested

Case studies in the hardware and software behind improved milling plant performance

Major manufacturers hike prices for off-the-road tires

At least seven manufacturers announced price increases