Eighteen diverse solutions to help Alcoa Scale Away

March 23, 2020

Online crowdsourcing competition Scale Away saw 92 innovators from across the globe sign up to develop novel and diverse solutions over 6 weeks that can address Alcoa 's challenge to improve the descaling process at their Wagerup Alumina Refinery. Boosting the efficiency of descaling at Wagerup...

South Australian government launches exploration game changer at PDAC

March 2, 2020

The Marshall Liberal Government was the first government globally to launch an AU$250,000 crowdsourced competition to fast-track the discovery of mineral deposits in South Australia. ExploreSA: The...

Three African tech companies set to showcase successful industry collaboration at Mining Indaba

January 26, 2020

This year, Unearthed and Investing in African Mining Indaba partnered to offer three ground-breaking technology companies the opportunity to raise their profile across the global mining sector by...

South Australian government to host crowd sourced mineral exploration competition

November 29, 2019

The Marshall Liberal Government will be the first government globally to host a $250,000 crowdsourced open data competition to fast-track the discovery of mineral deposits in South Australia....

Explorer named best innovative mining solution at Prospect Awards

October 14, 2019

Unearthed is delighted to announce that the Explorer Challenge was named as winner of the Austmine Innovative Mining Solution award at the Australian Mining 2019 Prospect Awards gala dinner on...

Tech companies invited to showcase successful industry-startup collaboration at Mining Indaba

September 16, 2019

Unearthed and Investing in African Mining Indaba have partnered to offer three ground-breaking technology companies the opportunity to raise their profile across the global mining sector by pitching...

Finding a better way: AI propels Team OreFox to prize win in Explorer Challenge

July 25, 2019

Team OreFox is the winner of the OZ Minerals Explorer Challenge Genius Prize of A$25,000. Brisbane-based analytics and technology company OreFox , which uses artificial intelligence for mineral...

Making data work harder: Avant Data Solutions harness machine learning in the Explorer Challenge

July 24, 2019

The OZ Minerals Explorer Challenge Insights Prize of A$25,000 has gone to a multidisciplinary team from Western Australia-based data science and machine learning consultancy Avant Data Solutions , who...

Flying start: Team Phar Lap innovates to succeed in the Explorer Challenge

July 23, 2019

Team Phar Lap represents a diverse cross-section of relevant disciplines for the OZ Minerals Explorer Challenge . The team is comprised of a mathematician (HK), a physicist (DE), a German-trained...

Global collaboration: Team SRK’s structural geologists think outside the box for Explorer Challenge

July 22, 2019

Structural geologists across SRK Consulting offices in Perth, Melbourne, Toronto and Vancouver formed Team SRK to compete in the OZ Minerals Explorer Challenge . The eight-person team is the winner of...