Glencore, IGO and Epiroc have backed a research aimed at improving the design of ground support solutions for underground mining.
Australia’s robotics researchers are partnering with Brisbane-based technology company Verton Australia to turn a crane into a smart robot.
University of Queensland (UQ) e-mobility researcher Jake Whitehead plans to build on Australia’s existing mining expertise with his electric vehicle (EV) technology research.
Technology is embraced as a new way of mining as much as it is a new way of life. Safe to Work speaks with mining experts in Australia and Sweden to get a closer look on how it’s been integrated.
A research study by the University of South Australia has found that a simple snack is the best choice for maximising alertness and productivity.
Curtin University is hosting two experts who will conduct research aimed at helping keep mine sites safe from lightning strikes.