Maptek - where innovation meets tradition

Maptek - where innovation meets tradition

An account of how Maptek has grown from a one-man operation into a worldwide solutions provider

Surface Drilling

04 MARCH 2021
WAE partners with Fortescue to develop battery electric haul truck

WAE partners with Fortescue to develop battery electric haul truck

UK EV battery specialist partners with Australian miner on haul truck development project

Surface Drilling

02 MARCH 2021
Reconnaissance drilling commences at St Arnaud gold project, Australia

Reconnaissance drilling commences at St Arnaud gold project, Australia

A programme of air core drilling has been started by Navarre Minerals at its Melbourne gold project

Swick defers Orexplore demerger

Swick defers Orexplore demerger

Swick Mining Services has deferred the demerger of Orexplore its mineral technology business

Underground Drilling

08 FEBRUARY 2021
Australian university signs MoU to help develop mining innovation

Australian university signs MoU to help develop mining innovation

Mine technology development in Australia to benefit from university test facilities

Surface Drilling

27 JANUARY 2021
Drilling underway at the high-grade Nepean Nickel Project

Drilling underway at the high-grade Nepean Nickel Project

Seismic Drilling starts drill programme at Nepean Nickel Project for Auroch Minerals

Core Drilling & Sampling

25 JANUARY 2021
TerraQuip's first IMT A140 low headroom bored pile conversion in Australia

TerraQuip's first IMT A140 low headroom bored pile conversion in Australia

TerraQuip has performed the first IMT A140 low headroom bored pile conversion in Australia

Piling

19 JANUARY 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 JANUARY 2021
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 DECEMBER 2020
Drilling demand drives revenue for IMDEX

Drilling demand drives revenue for IMDEX

IMDEX reports record high numbers on rent and record plans by its customers

Underground Drilling

07 DECEMBER 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 NOVEMBER 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 NOVEMBER 2020