Autonomous haulage systems are on the rise, with major fleet expansions underway in Canada and Australia.


Australian diesel fuel injection and turbocharger supplier MTQ Engine Systems Australia has joined forces with industry specialist Baxters to provide a comprehensive product and service offering to the aftermarket.

An opinion piece by RERISK CEO Jaqueline Outram

One of the world’s largest heavy-duty, track-mounted primary crushers, the Jonsson L160 will soon be arriving in Australia.

With new mines and expansion projects set to be developed across the Pilbara over the next few years, the outlook is positive for many service companies and equipment manufacturers. 

Drawing on more than 50 years of exploration drilling experience, Westside Drilling offers a reliable fleet to match. 

A staple for minesites grappling with dust control, baghouses are used to collect air pollutants, though over time, cement, coal, sand and rocks can start to pile up and these filtration systems can become saturated. 

Offering a suite of products for dust control, Rainstorm facilitates efficient solutions to reduce dust and other airborne contaminants in the mining, civil construction, materials handling and land rehabilitation industries, among others. 

Further farm-in agreements have been executed by Metalicity Limited to expand its holding within Western Australia’s Eastern Goldfields region at its Kookynie and Yundamindra Gold Projects.

Argentina-focussed Galan Lithium has appointed highly credentialed lithium specialist Daniel Jiménez Schuster to its Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director.

Australia could potentially tap into the emerging global market for critical materials, which are vital for diverse uses such as digital technologies, renewable energy and defence systems, according to Perth USAsia Centre’s Research Director Dr Jeffrey Wilson.