May 5, 2014 . Some driverless trucks will be trialled at BHP coal mines, a new frontier for the technology. Originally, the autonomous trucks were designed for.
Apr 23, 2014 . BHP Billiton will expand its autonomous (driverless) truck trial at iron ore mine sites in Western Australia's Pilbara region this year.
May 8, 2014 . Products · Companies · Latest Magazine . Archerfield replaces paper with voice Autonomous truck trials flagged for BHP coal mines →.
With future developments in mine surveying, autonomous mining, machine guidance and further .. Initial trials of semi-automated fleets at the Peak Downes (BHP BMA) coal mine have . (that is trucks still must have drivers), precision GNSS data feeds into. Intelligent ... With initial trial period assessments being flagged for.
Apr 19, 2016 . Rio Tinto flags delays to Pilbara automated train system .. The autohaul system should have been in place already; first trials . The $US518 million autonomous train system was supposed to complement the scores of autonomous trucks that Rio . BHP will reveal its production numbers on Wednesday.
Nov 24, 2014 . THE Olympic Dam mine will be expanded to produce more than twice as much as it does now by the middle of next decade, BHP Billiton has flagged. . Mr Beaven said the expansion plan depended on successful outcomes of trials now . a former head of Olympic Dam and president of coal for the past two.