Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    PIPING: Victaulic introduces new style coupling for mining systems

    July 30, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    EASTON, Pennsylvania – Victaulic, the world’s leading manufacturer of mechanical pipe joining systems, introduces Style 177N QuickVic® Installation-Ready™ coupling. The flexible coupling’s was specifically designed to withstand…

  • Feature

    Handling Pressure

    April 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    As surface resources are gradually depleted, mines must reach increasingly greater depths. With depth comes the challenge of pressure. The deeper the shaft, the greater the head pressure, and conversely, the greater the pressure required to…

  • Feature

    Couplers offer sound solution

    April 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Hydrotransport, in which a highly abrasive mixture of bitumen, sand, rocks and water is transported through a pipeline to the extraction plant, is one of the primary transport methods in the oil sands.