Australia is a big country and its minesites are often remote, making getting from one location to another quite time consuming, especially if you’re having to travel by road or commercial airline.

Earth shattering technologies, digital efficiency, and the human element of mining are some of the forward-looking themes to be covered at Austmine 2019: Mining Innovation – The Next Horizon conference set for Brisbane in a couple of weeks.

Austmine 2019: Mining Innovation – The Next Horizon, the world’s leading mining innovation conference, is set to be staged at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre from May 21 to 23.

Austmine 2019: Mining Innovation – The Next Horizon, the world’s leading mining innovation conference, is bringing audience engagement to the forefront, with unprecedented opportunities to meet with the industry’s thought leaders.

$280 million is a lot of money. It can buy a private island in the Bahamas, three Boeing 737-700 planes or a number of Ming Dynasty vases.

Australian company Aerofloat has developed unique technology for the treatment of sewage from mining campsites for populations of up to 2000 people.

Product research and development is crucial to the Australian mining sector, which requires high-quality products capable of withstanding the nation’s harsh conditions.

Sustainable development is at the forefront of modern mining policy. Australia's resources sector has the capacity to lead the way as a stable, profitable and considerate industry. 

With locations all around the world, Austin Engineering Limited could have chosen any of its multiple workshops to install a new robotic welding system but in the end went for its Perth facilities.

Through its partnership with International Lubricants Distributors (ILD), SINOPEC has a long-established list of blue-chip clients working on and in some of the harshest and most remote locations on the planet. 

 

Technological breakthroughs come and go. Some stand the test of time, while others fade away into obscurity. When it comes to mining, the need to innovate and transform with evolutionary standards as the imminent waves of the fourth industrial revolution make their mark is pivotal.