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Destination: Uluru, Part 4

Day 9 : Wednesday 21st December : Peterborough to Louth via Darling River Road

The trip was very much one of four clear sections and now we were into the fourth and final part; our route home. 888 more words


Chart Review - BHP-Billiton (BHP)

This is a daily chart of BHP-Billiton over the past twelve months courtesy of Metastock with data from Paritech Limited.

It is not meant to influence the investment decisions of investors who should always consult their own stockbroker/ financial adviser for advice specific to their needs. 121 more words

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24 / 7 Robot Miners Working in Australia

by Tom Simonite

Each of these trucks is the size of a small two-story house. None has a driver or anyone else on board.

Mining company Rio Tinto has 73 of these titans hauling iron ore 24 hours a day at four mines in Australia’s Mars-red northwest corner. 661 more words


BHP Billiton - big data to increase output

Situation: Trucks in BHP Billiton mines were driven in challenging environment without preventive maintenance and best practice sharing.

Use Case: Platform that compares operating information across mines to identify best practices & enables preventive maintenance… 78 more words


Metals & Mining: The Definition of Insanity

Having been fortunate enough to attend the Mines and Money conference in London recently it was amazing the sense of optimism that was permeating from the attendees at the conference, both investors and miners themselves. 1,146 more words

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Aussie Iron...y

The team here at UVE can’t help but see some irony in this story. Renewable energy being used by one of the biggest mining companies in the world, in one of Australia’s oldest mining regions. 385 more words


14 Oct 2016 (AFR) - King Coal's nervous re-awakening

(14 October 2016, AFR, p41, Bloomberg)

‘Surging coal prices have been a surprise blessing for mining companies this year. Few of them seem to believe it will last. 109 more words

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