Canadian Mining Journal


ABB Automation


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    CONTROLS: ABB adds new digital options for mining electrical systems

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – ABB recently expanded its ABB Ability System 800xA Power Control Library (formerly MIDAS Library) software to include more options to communicate with and control electrical devices throughout the power infrastructure for mining and mineral processing operations. The digital solution

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    GOLD: Lydian chooses Cat, Sandvik, ABB, Azmet for Amulsar project

    February 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARMENIA – Lydian International of Toronto has let the major contracts for its Amulsar gold project. The contracts cover the mining fleet, materials handling system, gold recovery plant, electrical systems, and worker accommodations Zeppelin International will supply Caterpillar mobile mining

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    AWARD – Gekko commended

    December 10, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    AUSTRALIA – GEKKO SYSTEMS has won the Highly Commended Award in the Minerals Processing Plant of the Year category …

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    MINE HOISTS – ABB to send pair to China

    December 3, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    CHINA – ABB of Vasteras, Sweden, has won the contract to supply a pair of mine hoists to the Gaohe coal mine, a joi…

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    COPPER REFINING – ABB wins contract for Codelco plant

    November 19, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    CHILE – The world’s largest copper producer, CODELCO, has selected ABB technology for its Gaby solvent extraction/e…

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    HOIST SYSTEM – ABB wins $20M Swedish order

    September 10, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VASTERAS, Sweden – ABB AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES has won a US$20-million contract from LKAB to boost productivity by …

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    POWER DISTRIBUTION – ABB acquires Raffin Electric

    August 20, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MONTREAL – ABB has acquired the assets of the manufacturing and industrial contracting units of RAFFIN ELECTRIC CO….

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    AUTOMATION – ABB wins US$17M contract from Codelco

    July 23, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SANTIAGO, CHILE – ABB, the Swiss power and automation technology group, has been awarded a US$17-million technologi…

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    PROCESS AUTOMATION – ABB chosen for Goro plant

    April 16, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NEW CALEDONIA – Swiss plant automation specialist ABB has been selected to carry out electrical and automation work…

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    AUTOMATION NEWS ABB Sharpens Automation Focus

    December 3, 2003 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ZURICH, Switzerland On Jan. 1, 2004, ABB will merge its six automation business areas into three globally-focused…