Videos

Injection hoisting

Alun Jones

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.

Agile methodology in mining

Gonzalo Tudela

What happens when traditional industries try agile methods? Good things, says Gonzalo Tudela, CEO and co-founder of Vandrico Solutions. With a quick introduction and case study on the method, he makes a strong case for why agile is ready to take off in mining

Battery-powered LHDs

John Gravelle

John Gravelle details how AVS's battery-powered LHDs have taken advantage of lithium battery advances to carve out a place for electric vehicles underground.

Putting technology to work

Greg Baiden

Today there are automated tools that can do mining's "dirty, dangerous and dull jobs." Greg Baiden has built them and now he is ready to start a mining company to put those robots to work.

Sensor based ore sorting

Brent Hilscher

Sorting out that waste before it gets to the mill can go a long way to improving the economics of an operation.

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