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BHP has joined a group of major miners supporting early trials of BluVein’s ‘next-generation’ trolley-charging technology.
Glencore has highlighted the safety benefits of its autonomous longwall technology at the Oaky Creek underground metallurgical coal mine in Queensland.
Glencore has purchased an Epiroc STI4 battery loader that will be commissioned at the CSA copper mine in New South wales to reduce emissions and improve safety.
Glencore has reached 10 years without a lost time injury (LTI) at the Mangoola thermal coal handling and preparation plant (CHPP) in New South Wales.
Glencore chief executive officer Ivan Glasenberg has committed to resuming the company’s SafeWork program with a revised strategy in 2021.
Despite technology’s part in improving mine safety, Bravus Mining & Resources and Glencore implement workforce management strategies that bring their safety targets into reality.
Thiess has worked with Glencore to develop a range of controls that ensure the impact of dust, noise and blasting at the Mt Owen coal mine in New South Wales is minimised.
Glencore’s Mt Isa Mines has partnered with the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy (QMEA) to deliver a workshop on conserving water resources to local school children.
Glencore is assisting in an investigation into a vehicle collision that occurred at its Mangoola open cut coal mine in New South Wales last month.
Glencore has helped slash the timeframe to a COVID-19 vaccine by providing $725,000 to the University of Queensland for clinical trials.
The University of Queensland has extended the use of its remote plant inspection technology to Glencore’s Mount Isa copper and zinc-lead-silver mines in Queensland.
The Indigenous community of Provincial in Colombia has disputed human rights allegations launched at one of the largest open pit coal mines in the world, Cerrejón.
A BHP-owned Colombian coal mine has faced allegations for violating the human rights of the Provincial Wayuu community during COVID-19.
Mining companies such as Glencore and BHP have ramped up their efforts to prevent and treat coronavirus in Australia.
Glencore, IGO and Epiroc have backed a research aimed at improving the design of ground support solutions for underground mining.
For a site that has not sustained a lost time injury in the eight years since operations started, Glencore’s Mangoola CHPP in the Hunter Valley has developed one safety innovation that stands out above all.
Glencore has taken steps to improve fire safety at its Mt Isa copper operations in Queensland, updating its transformer fluid to a synthetic option.
Safe to Work is proud to announce the finalists for next month’s Australian Mining Prospect Awards in Brisbane.
The Queensland Government and resources industry has held an urgent meeting on the mining sector’s safety performance in the wake of four fatal incidents this year.