• Mining industry about to be transformed by automation and

    17/09/2019· “Rising social expectations are increasingly tying mining to consumer-facing industries such as electric vehicles and phones, making the provenance of minerals a key source of Australian competitive advantage,” State of Play said. The mining industry’s priority to lower its environmental footprint has become increasingly important to the

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  • 'Hands free' coal mining to revolutionise industry

    CSIRO principal research engineer Dr Mark Dunn said it had been working on the ExScan technology with the goal of achieving "hands free" coal mining operations with no drop in production levels.

  • Mining industry to receive skills boost Ministers' Media

    1/11/2019· "A stronger mining sector means a stronger Australian economy." Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash, said the industry is committed to ensuring the availability of high-quality training and strong employment pathways for learners.

  • Queensland Government wraps up crisis talks with mining

    The committee reports to the Minister about the effectiveness of risk management in mining operations, including setting safety standards for mining companies. Mr Lynham said the committee would

  • Sandvik releases AutoMine Access API MINING.COM

    3/12/2019· “As a world leader in underground automation, we have a responsibility to make this game-changing technology easier to implement for the mining industry,” said Patrick Murphy, president Rock

  • Australia's mining industry on cusp of electrification

    20/11/2019· As the electrification of transport takes hold across the world, a new sector is also undergoing immense change Australia’s mining industry, with most new underground operations predicted to be electric by 2023.

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  • Scott Morrison told the mining lobby he wants to put a

    1/11/2019· Prime Minister Scott Morrison wants you to know he stands up for one of the most vulnerable segments of the community the coal industry. In a Friday speech to

  • Australia’s mining sector is about to take off again

    11/12/2017· Activity in Australia’s mining sector will accelerate this financial year, according to forecasts by industry analysts BIS Oxford Economics.

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  • New technologies to accelerate resources industry

    16/09/2019· Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews said Australia has one of the most competitive mining, oil and gas industries in the world which will continue to

  • Catastrophe would make cyber security need real for miners

    Adrian Beer, chief executive of federal government-backed industry growth centre for the mining equipment, technology and services sector, METS Ignited, said industry feedback suggested older

  • Digital platforms will be mining's 'new frontier', says

    28/10/2019· In a speech in London on Monday offering a window on the future of mining, Rio boss Jean-Sebastien Jacques forecast that the push in the mining industry for

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  • Spotlight What will the mining workforce of the future

    The mining industry is not immune and has undergone rapid change during the past decade. “The mining engineer is increasingly as specialised if not more in software development as in mine planning,” says Bold Baatar, chief executive of Rio Tinto’s Energy & Minerals business.

  • Government caving in to industry pressure over planning

    21/10/2019· Former commissioners of the state's anti-corruption agency have accused the Berejiklian government of caving in to mining industry pressure by holding a review into the future of

  • Mineral Resources mining machinery bringing the Pilbara to

    20/11/2019· Some of the world’s biggest mining equipment has rolled into Elizabeth Quay, as everyday West Aussies can now get up close to machinery that usually spends its

  • 'Radical activism' threatens mining industry: PM

    The prime minister says "radical activism" is threatening the mining industry. (AAP) He will say a threat to the future of mining was coming from a "new breed of radical activism".

  • MiningWeekly Breaking News Real-Time Mining News

    From Newmont to Teck: Top mining CEOs look ahead to 2020. By: Bloomberg 19th December 2019 Merger mania swept the gold-mining industry in 2019 with

  • Mining in India Wikipedia

    The Mining industry in India is a major economic activity which contributes significantly to the economy of India.The GDP contribution of the mining industry varies from 2.2% to 2.5% only but going by the GDP of the total industrial sector it contributes around 10% to 11%. Even mining done on small scale contributes 6% to the entire cost of mineral production.

  • Fortescue Empower your Career Summit showcases mining to

    20/11/2019· Speaking at the Summit, Fortescue Chief Executive Officer, Elizabeth Gaines, said “Mining is an exciting, fascinating, cutting edge industry and we are determined to ensure that as many people as possible, including women, have an opportunity to be a part of it.

  • Diggers & Dealers: chairman Giorgetta rallies industry to

    6/08/2018· Diggers & Dealers Mining Forum chairman Nick Giorgetta believes mining's skills shortage is just years away from being at crisis levels if more Australians aren't attracted to the industry.

  • Fortescue Empower your Career Summit showcases mining to

    20/11/2019· Speaking at the Summit, Fortescue Chief Executive Officer, Elizabeth Gaines, said “Mining is an exciting, fascinating, cutting edge industry and we are determined to ensure that as many people as possible, including women, have an opportunity to be a part of it.

  • Another gold rush looms with more Victorian land open for

    28/10/2019· Mr Sorahan said the mining industry was willing to work with the government to create a royalty that helped raise revenues when gold prices were high

  • Perenti demobilises workforce from Bongou Australian Mining

    3/12/2019· Perenti has suspended operations at Semafo’s Bongou mine in Burkino Faso following last month’s security incident. Five buses, with members of Perenti’s workforce from African Mining

  • Mining jobs, WA: Why Australians don’t want to fill vacancies

    31/07/2018· An average salary for someone working in the mining industry is $116,000 now, a drop of 13.96 per cent from five years ago. Ryan said he believes the stark drop is directly related to workers

  • Mining the future: Is lithium the next big thing?

    So if lithium really is the future, many of the mining jobs will be in Australia. Australian mining industry taking lithium’s potential seriously. And the local industry, as

  • Six Queensland mining deaths in a year is 'no aberration

    9/07/2019· Prof Cliff said blaming the spike on the failure of the government's Mining Safety and Health Advisory Committee to meet for the last four months, due to being unable to meet its gender quota, is

  • Ministers for the Department of Industry,

    23/04/2018· “Broken Hill has a rich history of success in the mining industry and this announcement will help the city to prosper, supported by a potential new mine in the region. “The creation of these employment opportunities is a great boost to a city that thrives on the mining industry,” Mr Coulton said.

  • China Nonferrous Metals Industry Annual Meeting 2019

    26/11/2019· “China has made heavy investment in mining projects overseas over the past two decades,” Hu said that the global mining industry is moving toward a new round of prosperity. “Market entry and appeal of the material are key factors affecting investment opportunities in the mining industry.”

  • The challenge of mental health in the mining industry

    13/10/2014· “More than one in five Australian mining industry workers has experienced mental health conditions such as depression or anxiety in the past 12 months,” said Beyond Blue Chairman Jeff Kennett. “But sadly, too many workplaces still do not realise the

  • Brazil’s deadly dam disaster in Brumadinho was preventable

    29/01/2019· The main objective was to create specific legislation on safety of mining tailings dams. Four points were considered essential for the legislation to bring changes to the industry. First, the