Canadian Mining Journal


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    WEAR PARTS: Metso to restructure rubber, poly-met production

    September 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Metso continues developing the global production footprint in its Minerals Consumables business area by reviewing manufacturing capabilities in the EMEA region. As part of the initiative, Metso is starting personnel negotiations to review the implications at rubber and

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    DRILLING: Epiroc to expand production in Orebro

    August 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc, a leading productivity provider for the mining industry, will expand one of its main production facilities in Örebro to boost productivity and ensure long term efficiency. Epiroc will expand and consolidate its production capacity utilized by the

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    FireFox Gold acquires property in Finland

    August 27, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    Vancouver-based FireFox Gold (TSXV: FFOX) has acquired property covering 984 sq. km in the Kierinki Schist belt in northern Finland’s Lapland region. The company says the two blocks, collectively known as the Kierinki project, have the geologic potential to host orogenic gold

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    FELDSPAR: Hudson Resources ships first anorthosite to South Carolina

    August 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GREENLAND – Vancouver-based Hudson Resources has made the first shipment of anorthosite from its White Mountain mine 80 km southeast of Sisimut. The MV Happy Dragon bulk carrier was loaded with 14,400 tonnes of GreenSpar 250 anorthosite product and 56

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    MINING PEOPLE: Metso, Western Potash

    August 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Stephan W. Kirsch is the new president of Metso’s mining equipment business and a member of the company’s executive team. He joined the company last year as senior VP, business and product management in the mining equipment department. Kirsch replaces

  • CRUSHING & SCREENING: Metso grows aggregates business with the acquisition of McCloskey

    June 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso has signed an agreement to acquire McCloskey International, a Canadian mobile crushing and screening equipment manufacturer, to expand Metso’s offering in the aggregates industry globally and to strengthen the customer reach especially to general contractor customers. The

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    DIAMONDS: Sandvik creates first 3D printed diamond composite

    May 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Sandvik Additive Manufacturing has created the first ever 3D printed diamond composite. The stones lack sparkle, but are perfect for a wide range of industrial uses, says the company. The advantage is that the diamond can be 3D

  • WATER MANAGEMENT: Outotec introduces 2nd generation paste thickener for consistent, efficient dewatering performance

    May 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal.

    FINLAND – Tailings dewatering and disposal is a challenge that every mining operation has to deal with. The Outotec 2nd Generation Paste Thickener is designed to maximize underflow density regardless of challenging mineralogy and tailings feed rate variation. It enables

  • Feature

    Dundee tests new frontiers for drones

    May 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Exyn machine can navigate autonomously underground for mapping and more

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    TECHNOLOGY: Sandvik acquires digital mining technology company Newtrax

    April 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Sandvik AB has acquired privately owned Newtrax, a supplier of leading technology in wireless connectivity to monitor and provide insights on underground operations, including people, machines and the environment. “By including Newtrax into the Sandvik family we further

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    DIAMONDS: Graff creates 302-ct emerald cut stone from 1,109-ct Lesedi La Rona

    April 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – In November 2015, Vancouver-based Lucara Diamond Corp. announced that it had recovered a 1,111-ct diamond – the second largest, gem quality stone ever found in the world – from its Karowe mine in Botswana. Following a country-wide

  • GOLD: 6TH Wave, CyPlus sign representation deal for gold extraction nanotechnology

    April 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – 6th Wave Innovations has signed sales and marketing agreement for its IXOS nanotech gold extraction resin with CyPlus GmbH of Germany. CyPlus will represent 6th Wave in Mexico, Europe, Turkey and Egypt. IXOS resin provides