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Robotics and Automation in mining conference

Robotics and Automation in Mining Summit

Glencore, Resolute Mining, Fortescue Metals Group, Mining3, Data61/CSIRO, Roy Hill, Oz Minerals, Global Mining Guidelines Group are just a handful of experts confirmed to speak at the...

Pybar progresses underground automation

PYBAR has taken a step closer to advanced underground automation at the Dargues Gold Mine in New South Wales with the arrival of a second new Cat® R1700 underground loader at the Diversified...

Mining Automation displacing workers

Thoughts on automation displacing workers

The recent moves by miners to automate mining equipment through technology has created significant debate among mineworkers regarding the loss of jobs and the impacts on regional communities...

cfmeu mining and energy queensland Stephen Smyth talks on the automation of mining trucks at Goonyella Riverside mine

CFMEU says 340 jobs will go at Goonyella Riverside

The CFMEU Mining and Energy Queensland President Stephen Smyth says that 340 jobs will go at the BMA Goonyella Riverside mine as the automation of mining trucks rolls out. Alarmingly, he has also...

EPIROC’s new LHD automation

Epiroc’s has released a new offering for LHD automation that, it says, brings new standards of productivity and safety to underground mining. Scooptram Automation Total allows for multi machine...

GMG Interoperaibility Repoprt

GMG publishes interoperability alignment report

The Global Mining Guidelines Group (GMG), has published a report presenting a consensus of the industry’s vision and direction for interoperability gathered through interviews and workshops with...

Future of mining and mining robots. What will they look like

The Future Of Mining

With driverless trucks, the Internet of Things, and automation creating a safer and more futuristic industry, AMSJ chats to QUT Professor of Robotics Jonathan Roberts about the future of mining...