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    Mining queenRachel Cameron from Australia won a CME 'Women in Resources' award.

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How do we make... shipping crates?

Building shipping crates involves more than just pinning together wooden planks, as an inside look at MTU's joinery shop reveals.

Step on it, Eddie!

A 783-kW diesel engine at work in a South African mine shows that new technology can also be fun.