Congratulations to the following 10 finalists who were successful through the first round of judging for the 2014 Innovation Awards.  These submissions were presented as part of the Conference program on Monday and the winners are as follows.

Hydraulic Valve Opening Tool ****WINNER Judges and People’s Choice*****(Submission Video)

Rio Tinto Alcan Weipa

Remote Grease Pressure Release System ****WINNER Highly Commended***** (Submission Video)

Downer EDI Mining

Machine Door Lift Quick Detach System Attachment (Submission Presentation)

Rio Tinto Coal Australia – Kestrel Mine

Hail Creek Mine Induction Program – Real Time Data Collection Tool (Submission Presentation Video)

Mastermyne and Mynesight

Cylinder Assembly Bench Roller (Submission Presentation Video)

Hastings Deering (Australia) Ltd

Cylinder Cradle (Submission Presentation Video A  Video B)

Copper Refineries Pty Ltd

Dragline Tub Maintenance Capsule (Submission Presentation Video)

Ensham Resources Pty Ltd

Remote Control Bogging Light (Submission Video)

MMG Dugald River

Timber Block Trolley (Submission Presentation Video)

Hastings Deering (Australia) Ltd

Crane Lifting Chain Trolley (Submission Presentation Video)

George Fisher Mine, Mount Isa Mines


Other submissions received

Hydraulic Hose Storage Reeler System (Submission)

Redpath Australia Pty Limited

Off Highway Truck Support Stand Dollies (Submission)

Hastings Deering (Australia) Limited

Body Pin Installation and Removal Tool (Submission)

Hastings Deering (Australia) Limited