28 September 2018
UK-based diversified mining company Anglo American has awarded an infrastructure services contract to Indian technology services provider HCL Technologies.
21 September 2018
British autonomous vehicle software company Oxbotica has secured a £14m ($18.5m) investment in a funding round led by IP Group to expand its activities in Europe, Asia and the US...
13 September 2018
South Africa-based information technology firm Altron’s subsidiary Netstar has developed new technology to help reduce the potential for accidents involving fleets of mining vehicles.
24 August 2018
Chilean state-owned copper mining company Codelco has awarded a contract to Rockwell Automation to supply key automation systems for the Chuquicamata underground mine.
17 August 2018
Australian mining technology solutions company Auxilium has partnered with mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat to provide smart mining solutions, such as industrial internet of things (IIoT) and communications services, for...
9 August 2018
Australian gold producer Resolute Mining will complete work on the world’s first fully autonomous mine by the end of the year, with driverless trucks, loaders and drills scheduled to begin...
25 July 2018
The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is expected to increase the revenues of businesses across the supply chain by an average of $154m, according to a global study published by...
24 July 2018
Mining equipment manufacturer Caterpillar has signed an agreement to partner with US-based gold producer Newmont Mining on validating and improving underground hard rock mining vehicle automation technology.
16 July 2018
Rio Tinto has achieved a milestone following the first delivery of iron ore through an autonomous train in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
6 July 2018
Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has developed an ore-sorting analyser that could be used by miners to reduce copper processing costs by up to 20%.