The British Drilling Association's 2023 retrospective

The British Drilling Association's 2023 retrospective

A look at how the BDA met the challenges of 2023 and prospered and developed over the year

Industry voice

02 JANUARY 2024
The virtual mine comes to the classroom

The virtual mine comes to the classroom

Digital twins of working mines bring new levels of interactivity to university courses

Underground Drilling

15 SEPTEMBER 2023
IQ geotechnical qualification's first Northern Irish graduates

IQ geotechnical qualification's first Northern Irish graduates

A new geotechnical course from IQ has seen success for attendees in Northern Ireland

Surface Drilling

22 AUGUST 2023
Komatsu donates US$250,000 to AED Foundation's Vision 2025 initiative

Komatsu donates US$250,000 to AED Foundation's Vision 2025 initiative

AED Foundation supported by US$1/4 million donation from Komatsu

Minerals Matter & STEM Learning UK create industry STEM Ambassador Scheme

Minerals Matter & STEM Learning UK create industry STEM Ambassador Scheme

A new STEM Ambassador Scheme dedicated to the mineral products industry has been created in the UK

Surface Drilling

03 APRIL 2023
Success for graduates on University of Derby Minerals Products course

Success for graduates on University of Derby Minerals Products course

Record number of students gain first-class degree o course supported by Institute of Quarrying

Surface Drilling

17 MARCH 2023
Colorado School of Mines' mining engineering programme's $7.5m investment

Colorado School of Mines' mining engineering programme's $7.5m investment

US University receives multi-million dollar donation to further mining engineering programme

Underground Drilling

03 FEBRUARY 2023
'Minerals Matter' aims to future-proof the quarrying and minerals industry

'Minerals Matter' aims to future-proof the quarrying and minerals industry

New initiative aims to make quarrying and minerals extraction sector appeal to new starters

Surface Drilling

07 NOVEMBER 2022
Pile Dynamics donates $50,000 to DFI Educational Trust

Pile Dynamics donates $50,000 to DFI Educational Trust

DFI's Educational Trust has received a US$50,000 donation from PDI to provide scholarships

Piling

19 OCTOBER 2022
New geoscience makerspace opens on Colorado campus

New geoscience makerspace opens on Colorado campus

Colorado School of Mines students can use a new space to work on hands-on projects

Underground Drilling

11 JULY 2022
Sheet Piling UK invests time in the next generation of civil engineers

Sheet Piling UK invests time in the next generation of civil engineers

The UK's leading sheet piling contractor is working with academia on apprenticeship schemes

Piling

19 MAY 2022
Australian schools use gamification to build awareness of mining industry

Australian schools use gamification to build awareness of mining industry

Mining industry becomes video game to encourage Australian youngsters' interest in the sector

Surface Drilling

24 AUGUST 2021