- climate change
- dust control
- dust exposure
- dust suppression
- Elizabeth Gaines
- FIFO workers
- Fortescue Metals Group
- hearing protection
- heat stress
- lung disease
- Minerals Council of Australia
- mine safety
- pacific ears
- Queensland Mines Inspectorate
- Rio Tinto
- safety glasses
- Tania Constable
- Western Australian government
- women in mining
- Fenner Dunlop aramid-reinforced conveyor belt
KordFlex uses a high-tensile, extremely low-stretch aramid carcass, which has the highest strength-to-weight ratio of all the conveyor belt reinforcements used.
- NESS+ ultra wrap-around frames for panoramic vision
The new Ness+ model has been designed to offer wearers an excellent field of vision, thanks to its all-round coverage.
- Duram Kimax Mask
Mining plays host to a number of possible respiratory hazards including cyanide, ammonia, chlorine, chemical fumes, gas leaks, fire and coal dust particles.
- Hexagon HxGN MineEnterprise CAS Analytics
Hexagon Mining’s HxGN MineEnterprise CAS Analytics monitors and controls critical risk events by connecting a multitude of data sources via live dashboards, visualising all aspects of the company’s collision avoidance system (CAS).
- 3M Rugged Comfort Quick Latch Half Facepiece Reusable Respirator
PPE specialist 3M’s rugged comfort quick latch half facepiece reusable respirator 6500 series is designed for dirty, dusty environments.
- Nivek Industries Tracked Elevating Device
Tracked Elevating Device, commonly known as TED, is the only all-terrain, hydraulic belly plate jack on the market.
- Bollé Safety launches new TRYON range of safety glasses
Bollé Safety has launched its new TRYON range of safety glasses.
- Standard and safety controller in one unit
Modern vehicles and mobile machines need very powerful control electronics to process the high number of input and output signals. That is why the new third generation ecomatController was developed: It has two independent, powerful 32-bit PLCs – one of them a certified safety controller. In addition to its multifunctional inputs and outputs with diagnostic capabilities, the unit features two Ethernet ports and four CAN interfaces. The CAN interfaces support all important bus protocols (CANopen, CANopen Safety and J1939) as well as the transparent and preprocessed data exchange. The control functions are easily integrated into the application program thanks to CODESYS programming (version 3.5).
- Abbott Informatics – STARLIMS
Abbott Informatics STARLIMS integrated solution helps to streamline the process of achieving high safety and quality standards while reducing costs through automation. This helps to eliminate errors caused by human factors through the use of innovative methods. STARLIMS is unlike other LIMS services in that it allows for quick and seamless integration with existing enterprise applications, streamlining audits with the aid of advanced analytics systems.
- Enware emergency tank shower recognised for Good Design
Enware has been named the Good Design Awards’ Gold Winner in the Product Design category in recognition for outstanding design and innovation of the ET1400 Emergency Tank Shower.
- Ezy-Deploy: safety mining reels manufactured in Australia
Local industrial reel users are turning to Reel Tech, an Australian company with more than 30 years’ experience in fluid handling.
- FG Wilson 7.5 to 2500kVA range of generators
FG Wilson provides a range of high-performance range of generator sets, available at AllightSykes.
- Weir Minerals launches Multiflo RF dewatering pump
Weir Minerals has expanded its extensive dewatering solutions portfolio with the global launch of the Multiflo RF dewatering pump unit.
- The DigiShot Plus.4G
Dyno Nobel has been working on its latest innovation in electronic initiation technology for the past five years. Australian Mining talks to technical specialist Nico Swart to see how DigiShot Plus.4G has done in the wild.
- Wearlon plastics for automation applications
Wearlon thermoplastics replacements are being engineered by Cut To Size Plastics for machine building, process automation, drive and conveyor equipment, construction equipment, mineral processing and offshore technology.
- Safety devices for buildings, vehicles and pedestrian access
PE safety beams and light curtains are used to prevent gates from closing on vehicles and pedestrians, whilst loop detectors perform the same functions but only detect vehicles.
- Flexi Narrow Aisle Articulated Forklift
Flexi Narrow Aisle Forklifts have been designed to combine the features of a reach truck with those of a standard counterbalance truck.
- HDPE tool holders for elevated work areas
Cut To Size Plastics have released new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) tool holders to safeguard against injury in cherry pickers, elevated work platforms, and enclosed workplaces.
- Omni Stop provides pedestrian protection
The Omni Stop Bollard is an energy absorbing bollard that is the only one of its type in Australia.