New Kalgoorlie metals research lab to pave the way for mining’s greener future
READ MORE
New Kalgoorlie metals research lab to pave the way for mining’s greener future
August 3, 2021

Curtin University is to open a new research lab geared towards carbon-neutral metal production paths at its Kalgoorlie campus in Western Australia. Curtin’s WA School of Mines: Minerals, Energy and Chemical Engineering Head of School, Professor Michael Hitch, said the Kalgoorlie Metals Research Laboratory would explore cleaner alternatives through teaching and research that would pave[…]

Two new ThoroughTec CYBERMINE 5 sims deployed to First Quantum Kansanshi including for trolley assist training
READ MORE
Two new ThoroughTec CYBERMINE 5 sims deployed to First Quantum Kansanshi including for trolley assist training
May 29, 2021

First Quantum Minerals Ltd (FQM), the global mining and metals company, has outfitted its Zambian, Kansanshi copper-gold mine with two of ThoroughTec’s latest generation CYBERMINE 5 Full-Mission simulators. In 2017, FQM undertook to revamp their Mobile Equipment Operator training program and part of this included the utilisation of simulators – enter Ian McIntosh, Training and[…]

AngloGold Ashanti facilitates another future contract miner, bringing AUMS together with local company in JV for Geita projects
READ MORE
AngloGold Ashanti facilitates another future contract miner, bringing AUMS together with local company in JV for Geita projects
April 15, 2021

AngloGold Ashanti, in line with its strategy to ensure a sustainable contribution to the economies in host countries, has facilitated the establishment of the BG Umoja joint venture in Tanzania, which has been awarded a $186 million two-year mining contract for the Nyankanga and Geita Hill underground mining projects. The 80/20 joint venture is a[…]

Hammer Rus & partner 5DT commission second mining truck sim at ERG’s SSGPO iron ore mine training centre in Rudny
READ MORE
Hammer Rus & partner 5DT commission second mining truck sim at ERG’s SSGPO iron ore mine training centre in Rudny
April 1, 2021

Hammer Kazakhstan, part of Russian group Hammer Rus and partner 5DT recently successfully launched their second simulator at the training centre of the Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) in Rudny, Kazakhstan which serves the Sokolov-Sarybai Mining Production Association (SSGPO) JSC mines, SSGPO being the largest iron ore enterprise in Kazakhstan’s mining industry with over 100 truck[…]