In 1985 Bob Beatty supervised the prestigious Nimmo Medal award winning thesis (describing Overburden Slushers) at the University of Queensland, Department of Mining and Metallurgy.

  1. Rock Stress Measurements Using Cylindrical Jacks and Flat Jacks at North Broken Hill Limited, Co-author, AusIMM 1967.
  2. Back To Basics In Open Cut Mining, R.A. Beatty, University of Queensland Rock Excavation Seminar, July 1986.
  3. Overburden Stripping Using Large Slushers, Co-author, AusIMM Dec. 1986.
  4. Application of Large Draglines to Loading Overburden into Hopper Systems for Australian Surface Coal Mines, Co-author, ICOMM Conference, May 1988.
  5. DHCC Project - Equipment Developments Identified, R. Beatty, ACIRL Proceedings of Materials Handling in Open Cut Coal Mines Seminar, Dysart, Central Qld, 13th. October 1988 and Singleton, Hunter Valley NSW, 17th November 1988.
  6. Recent Concepts for the Extended Use of Draglines in Deeper Stripping Applications, Co-author, Second Large Open Pit Mining Conference, Latrobe Valley, Victoria, 3-6 April 1989.
  7. Mining Truck Operations in Association with Truck-Jig Apparatus, Author, AusIMM Bulletin Vol.294 #2, April 1989.
  8. Dragline Modifications & Hopper Design Associated with the DHCC Method of Open Cut Stripping, Co-author, Conference on Bulk Materials Handling, Newcastle 27-29 June 1989.
  9. Conceptual Mine Stripping Comparison, Co-author, ACIRL 1989 Annual Surface Mining Seminar, Moranbah, Central Qld, 26th. Oct. 1989 and Singleton, Hunter Valley NSW, 30th Nov. 1989.
  10. R&D From Rhetoric to Reality, Author AusIMM Bulletin Feb.1994.
  11. Large Dozer Stripping Case Studies. Discussion author, Mining Engineering, April 1994.
  12. BOSMIN® TOP NETS. Technical Bulleting #1. Author/Publisher, December 1996.
  13. Planets, Satellites and Landforms Author, Private Publication 1997.
  14. BOSMIN® OVERBURDEN SLUSHERS. Technical Bulletin #2. Author/Publisher, January 1998.
  15. Innovative Surface Mining Equipment, COSMET LECTURE, Montreal, October 1997.
  16. Technical Transfer Presentations CMTE Conference. Revolutionary deep open cut equipment designs, and their introduction to operations. Perth, Presenter, 15/9/98.
  17. BOSMIN® CoAxial Pipe Conveyors. Technical Bulletin #3. Author/Publisher, May 1999.
  18. BOSMIN Overburden Slushers applied to mineral sand mining, Murray Basin Mineral Sands Conference, Aust.Inst. of Geoscientists, Bull.No.26, 1999.
  19. COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA Official Committee Hansard


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