Barminco and IGO have successfully trialled a Normet electric vehicle at the Nova nickel-copper-cobalt mine in Western Australia, as part of the Electric Mine Consortium’s effort to decarbonise mines and boost safety.
State of Play’s Electric Mine Consortium has coalesced several facets of mining to encourage an emission-free and safer future for the industry. Nickolas Zakharia writes.
IGO has decreased its total recordable injury frequency following a fatality at its Nova nickel-copper-cobalt mine in Western Australia last year.
IGO has progressed its ‘proactively green’ mining initiative by enhancing the mining technology used at its operations.
IGO has vowed to double down on its commitment to improve the safety behaviours of its workforce, following sobering results in its annual report this year.
Glencore, IGO and Epiroc have backed a research aimed at improving the design of ground support solutions for underground mining.