Hard Rock Mining News

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On April, 2019
A controlled environment is an enclosed area with specific parameters regulated, including temperatu
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On April, 2019
It’s not a hot topic in the media or even the office, but sanitation plays a significant role in a
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On April, 2019
Oxygen candles are used as a backup source of breathable air in an emergency. They supply an on-dema
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On April, 2019
One way to overcome downtime is through implementing a remote monitoring and diagnostics system into
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On March, 2019
Large scale operations can have thousands of personnel on site during each shift. It is imperative t
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On March, 2019
Psychological stresses can impact decision making as well as physical state and behaviour when insid
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On March, 2019
A North American gold mine incorporates the first wireless stench gas technology to improve emergenc
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On February, 2019
Terry retells his story of being underground in a refuge chamber during an truck fire in an Australi
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On January, 2019
Will advances in technology to improve safety underground reduce current limitations and challenges
On January, 2019
Understanding what it feels like to be inside a refuge chamber can improve the response of entrapped
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On December, 2018
Common misconceptions about refuge chamber servicing answered.
On December, 2018
How long should a refuge chamber run for in stand-alone mode? Safe haven or refuge chamber duration
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On November, 2018
MineARC Systems announced as the 2018 Telstra Western Australian Business of the Year and winner of
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On November, 2018
The modern mine refuge chamber is designed to host Internet-of-Things-enabled integrations, includin
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On October, 2018
Emergency Response Team uses service training to better prepare for any event and provide all employ
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On October, 2018
Every refuge chamber requires an emergency power source to maintain the life-sustaining equipment if
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On October, 2018
In highly explosive environments, refuge chambers and safe havens can be adapted to withstand overpr
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On October, 2018
MineARC Australia manufactures 1500th refuge chamber, MA1500 - a major milestone for the global safe
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On September, 2018
Fire dangers exist in underground mining and tunnelling operations.
On September, 2018
Hydrogen Sulfide is naturally generated in situ from reservoirs and sulfate containing minerals
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On September, 2018
Teams throughout Zambia showcased their technical skills and knowledge across a range of emergency s
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On September, 2018
With the growth of safety requirements, refuge chambers have become commonplace
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On September, 2018
Servicing and maintenance are a critical part of any organisation.
Safety Landscape across Africa
On September, 2018
Mine safety is a global concern, with organisations continually investing time and resources to ensu