Technology

Rio Tinto, OZ and Boliden collaborate on new tailings technologies

Anglo-Australian mining firm Rio Tinto, copper miner OZ Minerals and Sweden-based metals firm Boliden have agreed to partner on developing…

Canada announces $20m investment in E3 Lithium

The Canadian Government’s Innovation, Science and Economic Development’s Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF) has announced a C$27m ($20m) investment in E3…

Perenti and ABB collaborate to explore mining decarbonisation solutions

Australia-based Perenti has partnered with technology company ABB to explore solutions to help reduce emissions at underground and open-pit mines.…

Better late than never: Rio Tinto launches long-awaited Gudai-Darri mine

The Gudai-Darri iron ore mine is Rio Tinto’s first greenfield mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia, in more than a…

Who’s hiring who? Hiring activity related to artificial intelligence decreased by 5% in the mining industry in Q3 2022

The global mining industry experienced a 5% drop in new job postings related to artificial intelligence in Q3 2022 compared…

Who’s saying what? Mentions of artificial intelligence decreased by 26% in the mining industry in Q3 2022

The global mining industry experienced 26% drop in company filings mentions of artificial intelligence in Q3 2022 compared with the…

Who’s hiring who? Hiring activity related to cloud decreased by 9% in the mining industry in Q3 2022

The global mining industry experienced a 9% drop in new job postings related to cloud in Q3 2022 compared with…

Who’s saying what? Mentions of cloud increased by 15% in the mining industry in Q3 2022

The global mining industry experienced a 15% rise in company filings mentions of cloud in Q3 2022 compared with the…

Who’s saying what? Mentions of cybersecurity decreased by 60% in the mining industry in Q3 2022

The global mining industry experienced a 60% drop in company filings mentions of cybersecurity in Q3 2022 compared with the…

Biothermica commissions mine methane abatement facility in US

Canada-based Biothermica Technologies has commissioned its first full-scale underground mine methane abatement facility at Coronado Global Resources’ coal mine in…

Robotics innovation: Leading companies in autopilot mine shuttles

The mining industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by the need to enhance safety, productivity…

Artificial intelligence innovation: Leading companies in remote tunnel monitoring systems for the mining industry

The mining industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by safety and productivity, and the growing…

Artificial intelligence innovation: Leading companies in autonomous navigation for the mining industry

The mining industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by the need for both improved safety…

Leading mining companies in the cybersecurity theme

The future of the mining industry will be shaped by a range of disruptive themes, with cybersecurity being one of…

Leading mining companies in the internet of things theme

The future of the mining industry will be shaped by a range of disruptive themes, with Internet of Things (IoT)…