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Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology

Suitable terrain types expand for driverless trucks

A multinational mining and rock excavation group revealed a new type of autonomous heavy vehicle that is touted to operate on a wider range of environments. Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has...

BHP South Flank landing sunset

Mine sites crack down against coronavirus

Resources companies are implementing a variety of measures to prevent Coronavirus from spreading, an industry body has said. The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) confirmed it is aware of multiple...

Big Island Mining

Precious metal operator fined for dirty water

A mining company has been penalised for releasing muddy water in New South Wales’ Southern Tablelands region. Big Island Mining has copped a $15,000 fine from the State Environment Protection...

Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy

Female FIFO mine workers feel left out says survey

The resources sector needs to be more inclusive of female remote mine employees, an industry body has revealed. The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (AusIMM) has found female...