Holmesglen Institute invests in ThoroughTec CYBERMINE simulators for UG training
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Holmesglen Institute invests in ThoroughTec CYBERMINE simulators for UG training
December 7, 2021

Holmesglen Institute, a leading and diversified TAFE (technical and further education) operating throughout Victoria, Australia, will acquire two highly-advanced, fifth generation CYBERMINE simulators to train underground equipment operators. The Sandvik DS421-C and DD420 simulators from ThoroughTec Simulation will enhance Holmesglen’s training offering in the mining and tunnelling sector, it said. The simulators will be deployed[…]

EGA’s Guinea Alumina awards $34 million mining contract to local company Guinéenne de Prestation et de Construction
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EGA’s Guinea Alumina awards $34 million mining contract to local company Guinéenne de Prestation et de Construction
December 6, 2021

Emirates Global Aluminium’s bauxite mining and export subsidiary, Guinea Alumina Corporation, has announced it has awarded a significant mining contract to a Guinean firm as the company seeks to expand its contribution to the Republic of Guinea’s economy. The contract award to Guinéenne de Prestation et de Construction is believed to be one of the[…]

Hitachi joins forces with UNIDO, Japanese & Zambian Governments to help train mining equipment operators in Zambia
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Hitachi joins forces with UNIDO, Japanese & Zambian Governments to help train mining equipment operators in Zambia
September 29, 2021

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Government of Japan, the Government of Zambia, and Hitachi Construction Machinery company are joining forces to address the growing demand for skilled equipment operators in Zambia’s construction and mining industries. With the shift in Zambian economy towards more capital and skill-intensive sectors such as mining, construction, transportation[…]