News

Incident Prevention/Mitigation

excavator safety boom failure can be catastrophic

Excavator safety | Excavators are not rock breakers

The WA DMIRS has issued a warning to mines in a Mine Safety Bulletin regarding the use of excavators as rock breakers following a high potential incident in June 2018. The catastrophic failure of...

Emergencies & Rescue

Management & Risk

Training & Education

heavy vehicle maintainers

Heavy vehicle maintainers skillsets to change

When it comes to heavy vehicle maintainers, there’s an emerging need for mining companies to focus a range of skills on maintenance of autonomous vehicle systems. With autonomous vehicles now...

Environment

renewable energy microgrids

Renewable Energy Microgrids at Gold Fields Granny Smith

SPONSORED Gold Fields’ Granny Smith gold mine is set to install one of the world’s largest renewable energy microgrids powered by more than 20,000 solar panels and backed up by a 2MW /1MWh battery...

AMSJ Spring 2018