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MACA has been awarded the mining and drill and blast services contract at Miralga Creek Credit: MACA

MACA awarded Miralga Creek contract

Thiess Group company gets mining and drill and blast services at Miralga Creek in the Pilbara region

23 May 2024

Mike Headley (left) the executive director of the SDSTA and the laboratory director at SURF stands next to Casey Peterson, SDSTA board chair, in part of the newly excavated drift Credit: Matthew Kapust

SURF begins excavation to expand underground research space

SURF’s underground blast for the expansion of future research space nearly a mile below the surface

22 May 2024

Orica’s fully lead-free electronic blasting system eDev II Neo can be used for underground development and tunnel blasting Credit: Orica

Orica upgrades its electronic blasting technologies

Orica is set to manufacture the world’s first lead-free electronic blasting system range

14 May 2024

Current generation SHOTPlus is used for surface management and blast design while also being connected to BlastIQ for digital blasting management Credit: Orica

Orica celebrates 35 years of SHOTPlus

How Orica's SHOTPlus has evolved over 35 years and still continues to do so

02 May 2024

The SmartROC T30 R offers a 45/45 boomswing that, combined with a 5.7m boom system, gives the rig a coverage area of 24sq.m Credit: Epiroc

Epiroc launches SmartROC T30 R surface rig

A powerful, surface radio remote drill rig for the construction and quarrying sectors

25 April 2024

 Tribe Tech’s RC drill rig is said to reduce workforce risk while increasing efficiency and productivity

Tribe Technology's joint development agreement with Veracio

US orebody specialist joins forces with Irish automated drill rig manufacturer

01 March 2024

 Jevons Robotics has announced mine site stemming services supplier AUSROAD as its latest shareholder

AUSROAD joins Jevons Robotics as strategic investor

Mining robotics specialist gains investment from a mine site stemming services supplier

07 February 2024

 The Pit Viper 271 XC E is one of three new models of electric blasthole drilling rigs being launched by Epiroc

Epiroc launches three all-new electric Pit Viper drills

New electric Pit Viper rigs launched by Epiroc to deliver more sustainable operations

22 January 2024


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