Operations at the Prominent Hill mine in South Australia have resumed following suspension last week due to an incident involving a Byrnecut employee working underground at the OZ Minerals site.
Epiroc has spearheaded a new project that encourages safety, electrification and automation of mining operations.
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has revealed that a helicopter pilot strayed from usual protocol for unknown reasons before crashing near OZ Minerals’ Carrapateena copper-gold mine in South Australia.
OZ Minerals has developed the Insights Hub technology to improve safety standards across its operations by bringing data from all assets into a single platform.
South Australia will host an industry-backed training ground for minerals industry experts in the areas of sensing and data science.
OZ Minerals and Rex Minerals have committed to sustainable development in South Australia by being signatories to the state’s code of conduct.
A number of mining majors, including Fortescue Metals Group, BHP, Rio Tinto and South32, got together in the Hydrogens and Mines Summit in Western Australia to explore opportunities presented by renewable hydrogen.