The colourful world of bits

The colourful world of bits

Boart Longyear has colour-coded its Diamond Bit Series to make it easier to select and use them

Surface Drilling

14 JAN 2021
Why asteroid drilling is not  a concept that is out of this world

Why asteroid drilling is not a concept that is out of this world

Is mining asteroids the key to solving the supply issues around scarce minerals?

Surface Drilling

12 JAN 2021
Regis approves Garden Well South underground mine

Regis approves Garden Well South underground mine

Regis board approves development of an underground mining project at Garden Well open-pit mine

Surface Drilling

05 JAN 2021
Rio Tinto replace J-S Jacques with Jakob Stausholm

Rio Tinto replace J-S Jacques with Jakob Stausholm

Rio Tinto names Jakob Stausholm as replacement for outgoing chief executive J-S Jacques

Surface Drilling

04 JAN 2021
Robit and BIA sign exclusive distributor agreement

Robit and BIA sign exclusive distributor agreement

Distribution agreement for Robit products in West and Middle African countries signed by BIA Group

Surface Drilling

04 JAN 2021
Seequent unveils major updates for its digital twin toolkit for mining

Seequent unveils major updates for its digital twin toolkit for mining

Seequent has released the biggest update to its mining portfolio in more than a decade

Surface Drilling

10 DEC 2020
First graduates on Institute of Quarrying Level 3 ILM Certificate

First graduates on Institute of Quarrying Level 3 ILM Certificate

First group of students complete IQ's Level 3 Certificate in Leadership and Management course

Surface Drilling

10 DEC 2020
Wolff Mining continues to break records at BMA Saraji Mine

Wolff Mining continues to break records at BMA Saraji Mine

Site record of 41,500 drilled metres set at BMA Saraji by contractor Wolff Mining

Surface Drilling

07 DEC 2020
TerraRoc

TerraRoc's Model D - plastic casing for blast holes

Model D is a new plastic casing system from TerraRoc for the drill and blast sector

Surface Drilling

27 NOV 2020
Nouveau Monde commits to all-electric fleet for sustainable open-pit mining

Nouveau Monde commits to all-electric fleet for sustainable open-pit mining

As part of its plan for carbon neutrality, Nouveau Monde Graphite is seeking electric mine vehicles

Surface Drilling

26 NOV 2020
Sandvik breaks ground on new Australian workshop

Sandvik breaks ground on new Australian workshop

Work has begun on a new state-of-the-art workshop for Sandvik in Perth, Australia

Surface Drilling

26 NOV 2020
Pit Viper rig celebrates its 20th Anniversary in Canada

Pit Viper rig celebrates its 20th Anniversary in Canada

The story of how one of Epiroc's Pit Vipers has spent 20 years in operation in Canada

Surface Drilling

24 NOV 2020
Epiroc introduces the next evolution in Rig Control System for Pit Viper rigs

Epiroc introduces the next evolution in Rig Control System for Pit Viper rigs

Epiroc has introduced RCS 4.20, a software update to its proprietary Rig Control System

Surface Drilling

16 NOV 2020
JNC Resources starts drill site construction for upcoming drill programme

JNC Resources starts drill site construction for upcoming drill programme

JNC Resources Inc has commenced drill site construction at its Imperial Project in Nevada

Surface Drilling

12 NOV 2020
Blackrock commences 3,500m drill programme at Silver Cloud

Blackrock commences 3,500m drill programme at Silver Cloud

Drilling starts at Blackrock Gold Corp.'s Silver Cloud project in Nevada, USA

Surface Drilling

10 NOV 2020
Orica and Glencore sign explosives technology and services partnership

Orica and Glencore sign explosives technology and services partnership

Five-year supply agreement signed between Orica and Glencore for Australian mine sites

Surface Drilling

09 NOV 2020

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