All articles by JP Casey

  1. Tackling risks to health and safety for individual miners

    Some of the greatest risks faced by miners are on an individual scale. Becoming trapped underground, losing oxygen and the…
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    9 Jul
  2. US accuses Canada of blocking data on toxic mine waste

    American members of the International Joint Commission (IJC) have accused their Canadian colleagues of withholding data concerning the release of…
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    9 Jul
  3. Mike McDonald banned from mining operations for four and a half years

    The New Zealand Government has banned Christchurch-based businessman and former mine operator Mike McDonald from serving as a director or…
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    9 Jul
  4. Australian Government invests in drone technology to improve miner safety

    The Australian Government will invest over A$1 million dollars into drone technology designed to complete environmental mapping works ahead of…
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    6 Jul
  5. South African mining communities reject draft of Mining Charter

    Mining-affected communities in South Africa have overwhelmingly rejected the latest draft of the Mining Charter, proposed by the country‚Äôs Minerals…
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    6 Jul
  6. Konecranes installs smart crane to improve Kalgoorlie safety

    Finnish manufacturing company Konecranes has moved one of its five-tonne CXT overhead cranes to the Sandvik-owned Karlgoorlie facility in Western…
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    5 Jul
  7. US Department of Justice to investigate Glencore over embezzlement

    The US Department of Justice (DoJ) is investigating Glencore in response to accusations of embezzlement made by Swiss NGO Public…
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    5 Jul
  8. Komatsu Europe unveils safety-focused rigid dump truck

    Komatsu Europe, the European division of Japanese vehicle and equipment manufacturing company Komatsu, has introduced a new 142-tonne rigid dump…
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    4 Jul
  9. Australian Mines plans to record quantities of cobalt and nickel

    Mining company Australian Mines has announced that it will export 40kg of battery-grade nickel sulphate and 4kg of battery-grade cobalt…
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    4 Jul
  10. IAMSH appoints two board members to expand CMSP examination

    The International Academy of Mine Safety and Health (IAMSH), which is part of the US-based Society for Mining, Metallurgy and…
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    3 Jul

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