Canadian Mining Journal

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    DRILL: Copco’s new SmartROC D60 both tough and intelligent

    February 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Atlas Copco is launching SmartROC D60, a surface drill rig for most types of surface drilling applications and tough conditions. The new drill is a highly versatile down-the-hole (DTH) rig designed for 110 to180 mm holes in a

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    SAFETY: Tingley brings protective gear options to Canada

    February 10, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY, February 8, 2016 – Tingley Rubber Corporation, a leading provider of protective footwear and clothing, is expanding into Canada to provide its range of unique protective solutions to a growing and dynamic market. Tingley has opened a sales

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    PUMPS: Grindex expands lineup with Maxi H-Lite

    January 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Grindex, a world leader in electrical submersible pumps, is now launching Grindex Maxi H-Lite. With a 25 kW motor it’s robust, reliable and ideal for heavy duty drainage applications. The Maxi H-Lite is built on the proven hydraulics

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    TECHNOLOGY: SMS Equipment consolidates advanced technologies for all manufacturers

    January 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ACHESON, Alberta – SMS Equipment is launching a new identity – Advanced Technologies – that will become the umbrella brand to host all SMS technologies going forward for all industries. The company currently distributes many leading technologies such as telematics

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    DRILL RIG: New features for Atlas Copco FlexiROC T15 R

    January 12, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Atlas Copco’s compact and highly versatile FlexiROC T15 R drill rig may be small, but the four-wheel drive rig has had a big impact since its launch in 2008. Now it’s been updated with a range of improvements

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    PUMP: New Grindex Primo series tackles tough dewatering

    January 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – The market demand for small, affordable pumps is increasing. In line with this, Grindex is introducing the Primo line. The robust, light weight and affordable single phase Primo pumps consist of two drainage and two sludge versions. These

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    FILTRATION: SMS Equipment partners with PALL (Canada)

    January 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON – SMS Equipment and Pall (Canada) Filtration have signed a support and distribution agreement to work together in the field of filters, cartridges, filter indicators and diagnostic equipment. Pall joins the SMS Equipment family as its newest business partner

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    MATERIAL HANDLING: Rail-Veyor system ordered for Goldex mine

    December 21, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ontario – Rail-Veyor Technologies Global has signed a contract to install a Rail-Veyor® system at Agnico Eagle Mines Goldex gold mine in Val-d’Or, QC. The 3-km underground material handling system will be installed during 2016 and is intended to

  • Feature

    B&D Manufacturing: Small town company has customers worldwide

    December 1, 2015 by Russell Noble

    Setting up shop near your customers makes good business sense, and that’s exactly what B&D Manufacturing did more than 35 years ago when it opened its doors to the mining community in the Sudbury area. In fact, since the company

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    PUMPS: Timetric respondents name Weir world’s best

    November 19, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – A recent survey by Timetric‘s Mining Intelligence Center (MIC) asked over 630 mine managers and senior decision makers across more than 500 mines globally, to nominate the leading manufacturers (in first and second place) for different types

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    GOLD: FLSmidth to supply processing equipment to two new mines

    November 18, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENMARK – FLSmidth is supplying key process technologies for two greenfield gold mines, one in Canada and one in west Africa. The Brucejack gold mine under development by Vancouver’s Pretium Resources in British Columbia will be home to FLSmidth milling,

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    PUMPS: KSB B-Pumps rugged enough for deep well water recovery

    November 16, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA – KSB’s B-Pumps are designed to extract water from deep wells or boreholes. These products, which are also known as deep well turbine or DWT pumps, have their intake and impellers located at the lower end of a long