Tag: mine

BHP Billiton extends driverless truck trial 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Six more vehicles to join operations.
 
BHP uses IT systems to benchmark mine costs 
Apr 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Flags further improvement.
 
Rio Tinto brings big data to copper, coal mines 
Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
First major expansion of the Mine of the Future program.
 
Rio Tinto tech and innovation head departs 
By Ry Crozier | Dec 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Replacement found from within.
 
Video: Rio Tinto automation unlocks more gains 
By Ry Crozier | May 29, 2013 | Comment Now 
Reveals new detail of tech-driven mining in NSW.
 
Barrick Gold brings mobile mesh network to NSW mine 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Bridges gap between production and IT.
 
Australia's miners, gas operators drive towards digital radio 
 
Rio Tinto eyes ongoing 'health' of automated sites 
By Ry Crozier | Dec 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Seeks staff member to conduct technology deployment reviews.
 
Rio Tinto to deploy private 4G network 
By Ry Crozier | Dec 11, 2012 | Comment Now 
Automation testbed mine site chosen.
 
Arrium brings microwave to Peculiar Knob mine 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 28, 2012 | Comment Now 
Communications network in remote Australia takes shape.
 
MMG flies ahead on mine incident system project 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 26, 2012 | Comment Now 
Four Australian mines brought onboard.
 
BHP Billiton wins more time for Olympic Dam 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
Pot of money ready for technology studies.
 
Tropicana gold mine hands off comms work 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
$40m-plus infrastructure deal signed.
 
WA mine IT workers command 16.8 percent more pay 
 
Telstra rolls internet, TV to BHP Billiton camp 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 9, 2012 | Comment Now 
Inside a mining entertainment system rollout.
 
OceanaGold mine rolls out fibre optic cable 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Readies remote mining control.
 
Meandu coal mine upgrades plant control system 
 
Rio Tinto prepares mine for driverless trucks 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Vehicles moved out of trial into production mine.
 
Humans key to automated mines 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Technology won't put front line workers out of a job, experts say.
 
Aussie miners confront real-time data deluge 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Rio Tinto's 3D mine the public face for resources' Big Data embrace.
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