Purpose-built light vehicle just for mines

By John Miller, editor, The ASIA Miner

A MELBOURNE company is challenging the doom and gloom associated with the decline of the Australian motor industry with a new electric-powered off-road light vehicle for use in the punishing terrain of underground mines. Although the launch of Tomcar Australia’s LV1 also coincides with a mining downturn, it fulfils the desire of the industry to reduce costs and optimise operations while maintaining productivity and reducing environment impacts.

Read more ...

Weir Minerals invests in the future

By John Miller, editor, The ASIA Miner
AT a time when many mining suppliers are going backwards owing to the mining downturn, Weir Minerals believes now is a great time to invest and create opportunities. With this proactive approach Weir is not only pursuing growth opportunities in the downturn but will be in a stronger position to gain maximum benefit when the good times return.

Read more ...

Weir Minerals opens Technical Centre

WEIR Minerals, a division of The Weir Group, has completed its latest investment in technology through the acquisition of the business and certain assets of a pipe loop facility from Golder Associates. This facility in Melbourne, Australia, is now known as Weir Technical Centre (WTC) and enhances Weir Minerals’ global tailings solutions capability.

Read more ...

Unique partnership brings Portia to life

ROAD TO SUCCESS--

By John Miller, editor, The ASIA Miner

By November 30 more than half of the overburden had been removed by CMC equipment at Havilah Resources’ Portia project.

Read more ...

Resource Center Whitepapers, Videos, Case Studies

Conferences & Events

No events