Tag: mining automation

Mining & Resources

The increasing importance of automation in the mining sector

As one of the country's most important industries, mining in Australia needs to ensure it can evolve and adapt to keep up with competition. As expected, technology is playing a major part as the sector continues to shift and develop. Automation is one of the most disruptive technological developments in mining in recent years, and…

7 Apr 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

Close-Up: Anthony Kirke

Anthony Kirke is the General Manager of Fortescue Metals Group’s Solomon Mine. Anthony will be speaking to attendees at AJM’s Automated and Remotely Operated Mining Summit about mine site automation at the Solomon operation.  His talk will cover an overview of the operation and projects already implemented as well as give a future outlook and…

12 Sep 2013, by Informa Insights