What we do


Mining3 is an industry-driven, global leader in mining research and innovation. We develop and deliver breakthrough innovation and technologies that transform the productivity, sustainability and safety of the mining industry.

With the unique combination of trusted industry and university members that are experienced, creative and focussed, Mining3 has the clear vision to tackle industry-wide challenges. We are flexible and responsive to the changing needs of industry priorities and work to deliver real-world solutions to the mining industry.

Mining3 partners with universities and mining companies to collectively drive innovative development. These developments involve new and modified mining methods and processes, new mining technology and equipment.

We accelerate commercial outcomes from research and ensure they are available to the industry as rapidly and effectively as possible.

We are a unique entity with significant advantage over our competitors as a result of our:

  • Collaboration with mining companies, researchers and OEM’s
  • Scalability of operations globally
  • Acceleration of innovations to market
  • 25 year of experience in delivering new technologies
  • Highly-skilled industry specialists and researchers in mining and technology

Impacts and Outcomes

Since 1991, Mining3 has developed ground-breaking innovations that have significantly improved industry profitability, productivity and safety. Our solutions speak for themselves: new and modified mining methods and processes, cutting-edge mining equipment, high-level operational control of the mining value chain, and highly-skilled experts actively working in the mining industry.

Our research process is structured to achieve our members’ long-term business needs, whilst delivering valuable industry outcomes throughout project milestones and ensuring the continued relevance of our research.

We strive to position our members for success, from solving key technical challenges to exploring and publishing thought leading information necessary to drive industry change.