Article - 3 Jul 2012
DeBeers is a consortium established at the turn of the 20th century, created to control diamond production in South Africa.
Article - 17 Feb 2020
Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) is a rapid, minimally destructive chemical analysis technique that takes operational principles from atomic emission spectroscopy (AES). LIBS is a technique...
Article - 27 Aug 2018
Monitoring turbines through turbine oil analysis is well established and popular. All turbines, steam as well as gas, have a huge oil reservoir for lubricating the turbine bearings.
Article - 9 Nov 2021
Mining ventilation on demand (VOD) encourages a dynamic and intelligent air supply that reduces the total required airflow, therefore reducing energy requirements and offering a cleaner and safer mine
Article - 20 Apr 2017
The rising interest in finding deposits within the Earth to mine tech metals such as lithium, vanadium and the rare earths holds a wealth of future information for technological purposes, as well as a...
Article - 13 Sep 2012
Tantalum (Ta), niobium (Nb), tungsten (W), and tin (Sn) are mainly used in high-end technology products.
Article - 20 Jul 2012
AZoMining speak to BASF’s Dr Marco Altmayer about their new global R&D centre for mining that has just opened in Perth, Australia and what it looks to achieve.
Article - 27 Apr 2022
Mining corporations are making ambitious pledges to decarbonize their operations to decrease economic risk and contribute to the battle against climate change. A significant reduction in the emission...
Article - 26 Apr 2022
This article looks at 3D metrology processes, their applications and uses in the mining industry, and trends in the 3D metrology market.
Article - 24 Mar 2022
Researchers have proposed a mobile inspection platform based on autonomous UGVs to reduce the presence of humans in a harsh mining environment.