Indonesia Mining Map

Indonesia Mining Map

Indonesia is on the west side of the “Pacific Ring of Fire”, characterized by high volcanic activity.  At one point, Magma from the Pacific Ring of Fire is thought to contain a variety of precious metals, especially gold and copper. As part of the Pacific Ring of Volcano, Indonesia also potentially has natural resources in the form of minerals. Eastern Region of Indonesia covering 68% of the territory of the Republic of Indonesia. Covering an area of nearly 1.3 million square kilometers that estimated to hold 81.2% of Indonesia’s mineral.

Minerals on Indonesia map:

Petroleum
There are many petroleum […]

Top 10 of the Richest Mining Companies

Top 10 of the Richest Mining Companies

Let’s see which mining enterprises brought  in the biggest money.
10. Fortescue Metals Group (Australia)
Primarily operates in Australia, this company is one of the biggest producers of Iron ore in the world, bringing in over than $10 billion in a single year.

9. Coal India Ltd(India)
This Indian based company make up 80% of India’s coal production and generates $11 billion.

8. Barrick Gold (Canada)
Operates 3 of the biggest gold mines in the world, with $12.5 billion in revenue.

7. Freeport (US)
Producing gold, copper & cobalt from its North America, Africa & the largest gold mine the world’s ever seen, which is in Indonesia, raking in $18 […]

The Biggest Truck In The World

The Biggest Truck In The World

There a lot of different categories of trucks, every trucking service needs specific types of trucks and because of that some of the trucks needed to become so huge that seeing them in person bring us fear.

The most specific truck in the trucking industry is the dump truck or in the construction industry known as haul truck. And this is the biggest truck that exist on the planet belong to the group of dump trucks/haul trucks.

The Caterpillar 797F
It is also worldwide ranked as the biggest truck among the biggest trucks in the world. It […]

10 steps to secure your heavy equipment during the holiday

10 steps to secure your heavy equipment during the holiday

During the holidays, office and mining site are usually on a little break and left unattended. Make sure everything is secured and ready to start whenever your business is open again.

Have you tested your CCTV working and visible during nighttime/dark
Check all the lightings around your valuable equipment?
Do a stock inventory of all assets before going for the holiday.
Check your fences & gates complete the surrounding.
Positioned lighter machinery into more secure areas and blocked by larger one.
Make sure sensitive machinery is covered.
Double check the communication in and out from your warehouse.
Talk to neighboring businesses and help each other by trading contacts among the securities.
If […]

Bringing the benefits of mobile computing to the mining industry

Bringing the benefits of mobile computing to the mining industry

The mobile technology is becoming increasingly important in the mining sector.  The challenge is that mining environment isn’t always conducive to the needs of sensitive equipment like smartphone or tablet.

Moreover creating an infrastructure that supports mobile technology in a mine holds many challenges, but they are challenges that are being met.

Mining is an industry in transition and technology is increasingly being employed in order to meet efficiency goals.

This is a significant period in the history of mining, an industry that has historically enjoyed high margins. Due to the increasing challenges in finding and extracting natural resources the industry is now […]

Things that companies with heavy equipment should know.

Things that companies with heavy equipment should know.

The heavy equipment industry — including machines such as the backhoe, crane, wheel loader, grader, forklift, and bulldozer — has been experiencing a near-6% growth rate worldwide for the past ten years.
This demand is fueled by the need for new construction to accommodate growth, for the refurbishing of old projects and buildings, and for increased mining activity to provide raw materials for industry.
The spinoff has also meant an increase in available employment in construction jobs for heavy equipment operators and maintenance mechanics, growth for parts manufacturers and distributors, and an increase in agencies providing operator certification.

Increased […]

Who should calculate the Mining Equipment Cost?

Who should calculate the Mining Equipment Cost?

Reliable equipment cost estimating requires :

Experience
Judgement
Attention to detail
And the best cost data available

Specification information helps you select the right size and type of equipment for your project.
Horsepower ratings help you determine fuel or power requirements.
Current list prices help you determine your capital budget for equipment.
Hourly operating costs itemized for overhead, overhaul parts and labor, maintenance parts and labor, fuel, electric power, lubricants, tires, and wear parts give you instant estimates of operating costs.

Who should calculate the Mining Equipment Cost?

Cost Estimators
Purchasing Agents
Geologists
Engineers
Metallurgists
Appraisers

It is Ideal for estimating project costs, developing capital and operating budgets, establishing baseline prices for appraisals.

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