ENTECH LEGENDS: Tony Sime – his Airleg days

Welcome to another ENTECH LEGENDS episode, proudly supported by our great friends at Entech Mining. Hit them up for anything in the fields of Mining Engineering, Resource Geology, Geotechnical and Ventilation (best in the game). Get in touch with them at https://entechmining.com.au/ and also give them a follow on Linkedin at https://www.linkedin.com/company/entech-pty-ltd/.   Now the […]

Paul Bennett – MD of Medallion Metals

Welcome to the first episode of the new and improved Life Of Mine. We’re heading back to the foundations here, getting in deep with the life stories of those prominent within the Mining industry.   Our first episode is with Paul Bennett, Managing Director of Medallion Metals. Benno has had a very diverse career in […]

The story of Andrew Paterson – MD of Great Boulder Resources

Last week we went into the Great Boulder Resources (ASX:GBR) story with the MD Andrew Paterson. In this episode, we delve right into Patto’s history in the Mining Industry. It’s great story with an even better bloke. In parallel with being a highly respected MD, he is also an absolute character. You’ll thoroughly enjoy the […]

Why am I promoting skincare? – Rachel Sutton from Antidote Skin AU

***Hilarious Skit Video explaining ANTIDOTE SKIN – https://fb.watch/iX0F2nytPc/ The Mining industry has evolved from the Okka Boys club to the modern sensitive new aged guy. The time is perfect for all the greased up Fitters and Jumbo Operators to consider skin care. Rachel Sutton has given away the Underground Mining life and is having a […]

COARSE VISIBLE GOLD for Great Boulder Resources (ASX:GBR) – with MD Andrew Paterson

****COARSE VISIBLE GOLD FOR GREAT BOULDER RESOURCES**** In this episode we have a chat to Andrew “Pato” Paterson, MD of Great Boulder Resources (ASX:GBR) and what a time to have it. GBR have just intersected some very impressive coarse visible gold in their RC drilling activities at their flagship asset Side Well. This project is […]

The Orange Card – with Rod Bridge & David Bignold

***Use promo code “lifeofmine” to get 50% off all purchases at www.theorangecard.com.au” I had the opportunity to interview for a 2nd time Rod Bridge, Founder of the not for profit drug awareness organisation Sideffect and also founder of the recently launched Orange Card. We have also got in this chat, David Bignold, National Sales Director […]

Mining is not a boys club – with Molly Stanistreet

In this episode I interviewed a Geologist that is championing woman in the resources sector, Molly Stanistreet. Now you may have seen Molly floating around Facebook recently after the Courier Mail wrote an article about her in the lead up to the Women in Mining and Resources Queensland (WIMARQ) Awards for Women in Resources. Though […]

Stress and Seismicity (Part 2) – with Tom Parrott from Entech

Welcome to Part 2 of the Stress and Seismicity episode with Tom Parrott, Principal Geotechnical Engineer at Entech. In Part 2 we cover: Block Caves and Sub-level Caves continued. Why did Argyle have so much ground convergence? What controls stress better, Sub-level Cave or Block Cave? Using the Kambalda North mine as an example, can […]

Stress and Seismicity (Part 1) – with Tom Parrott from Entech

Welcome to a special dedicated episode on Underground Stress and Seismicity. There is no better man to give some expert insight into this than Tom Parrott, Principal Geotechnical Engineer at Entech. In this Part 1 of 2 discussion, we cover: What are the differences between stress, seismicity, and convergence? What ground conditions and types induce […]