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Epiroc Pit Viper 275

Central Qld coal mine increases automation

A global mining services company is growing its fleet of autonomous machinery at a coal operation in Central Queensland’s Isaac region. Thiess recently fitted a second Epiroc Pit Viper 275 (PV...

Viva Energy

$600M oil operation could shut down due to COVID-19

An oil producer is reviewing its aviation gasoline refinery due to the global impact of the deadly disease. Viva Energy is seriously considering the future of its $600 million Geelong Avgas Refinery...

Redpath Mining Contractors and Engineers

Preferred contractor named for Central Qld coal mine

An underground mining services company is a top contender for the latest tender at a coal operation in Central Queensland. BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) recently declared Redpath Mining Contractors...

Mine dust

Mining giant announces $300M dust reduction project

A multinational resources company will significantly remove potentially hazardous airborne particles from its metal mines in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. BHP will spend a further $300...

BHP FIFO workers

FIFO workforce must end due to COVID-19 says official

Mining companies will no longer be allowed to transport remote workers to the mine site, if a Labor representative has his way. The Western Australian Government is keen to stop fly-in fly-out (FIFO)...