Drilling on through COVID

Drilling on through COVID

An update on how the industry in Australia is dealing with COVID-19 restrictions

Industry voice

15 OCTOBER 2020
Sandvik to divest its Exploration business

Sandvik to divest its Exploration business

Sandvik will divest its Exploration business to Australian-owned business Drillman

Core Drilling & Sampling

09 OCTOBER 2020
BHP apprenticeship pledge and METS business support package

BHP apprenticeship pledge and METS business support package

Australian mining sector gets major boost as BHP invests heavily in training for apprentices

Underground Drilling

01 OCTOBER 2020
Glencore awards AUS$340 million contract to Thiess

Glencore awards AUS$340 million contract to Thiess

Thiess carries on 25 years of work at Glencore's Mt Owen following contract extension

Surface Drilling

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
IMDEX technology delivers water savings for drillers

IMDEX technology delivers water savings for drillers

A look at how solids removal units can reduce water consumption at mine sites

Underground Drilling

23 SEPTEMBER 2020
More drill automation for Thiess at Lake Vermont

More drill automation for Thiess at Lake Vermont

Second autonomous drill rig added to fleet at Australian coal project with a third to follow

Surface Drilling

22 SEPTEMBER 2020
Dreadnought commences RC drilling at Metzke's and Longmore's finds

Dreadnought commences RC drilling at Metzke's and Longmore's finds

Drill programme for historic Illaara gold project announced by Dreadnought Resources

Core Drilling & Sampling

08 SEPTEMBER 2020
MEC Mining launches new geotechnical engineering arm to service mining industry

MEC Mining launches new geotechnical engineering arm to service mining industry

Geotechnical division to be launched by MEC Mining as it looks to expand service offering

Surface Drilling

07 SEPTEMBER 2020
Capricorn names contractor for Karlawinda Gold Project

Capricorn names contractor for Karlawinda Gold Project

Capricorn has signed a Letter of Intent with MACA Mining for services at Karlawinda Gold Project

Surface Drilling

28 AUGUST 2020
Bellevue preparing to begin work at historic Western Australian gold project

Bellevue preparing to begin work at historic Western Australian gold project

A new portal to enable large-scale mining equipment is being constructed at Australian gold mine

Underground Drilling

27 AUGUST 2020
MineWare brings AI to drill automation

MineWare brings AI to drill automation

The mining industry's first AI-based drill automation platform has been launched by MineWare

Surface Drilling

26 AUGUST 2020
Sandvik employees upskill for new industrial revolution

Sandvik employees upskill for new industrial revolution

Employees from Sandvik are among the first to sign up for Industry 4.0 skills training in Australia

Underground Drilling

07 AUGUST 2020