Canadian Mining Journal



  • Software: RPM’s HAULSIM 2.5 features fleet planner, cornering speed optimization

    June 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Australia – Brisbane-based RPMGlobal has released HAULSIM 2.5 – mining’s digital twin for mine haulage network optimization, truly revolutionizing haulage outcomes. The release of HAULSIM brings functionality that is not available in any other mine haulage software for mining –

  • Tailings: FLSmidth, Goldcorp partner on EcoTails

    June 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FLSmidth will be working with Goldcorp to develop EcoTails, a new system to dramatically improve tailings and waste rock disposal while economically processing mine waste and increasing water recovery and reuse by as much as 90–95%. Together with the world’s

  • Dust control: Kinross tests Earth Alive’s EA1 technology

    June 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Quebec — Kinross Gold is testing the EA1 dust suppressant technology developed by Montreal-based Earth Alive Clean Technologies at its Paracatu open-pit gold mine, in Brazil’s Minas Gerais region.   Dust control is a major issue in the mining industry

  • Lubricants: Klondike ‘nano’ product improves equipment performance

    June 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    British Columbia — Klondike Lubricants has introduced a new product that it says drastically improves performance of industrial and heavy equipment. Klondike nano Full Synthetic EP-1.5 Grease uses the company’s proprietary “nano” design. The micro-sized lubricant particles are combined with

  • Drilling: Boart Longyear offers hands-free drilling

    June 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Utah — Mining companies increasingly expect drilling contractors to keep pace with their commitment for healthier and safer work sites for all employees. Manual rod handling hazards increase the risk of severe hand and back injuries within the drilling industry,

  • Communications: Galaxy Broadband launches new satellite network

    June 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Alberta – Calgary-based Galaxy Broadband Communications is launching a new network with the latest Generation 5 High QoS technology. The new Gen 5, QoS capable technology will be deployed on Galaxy’s Ka Band high powered spot beams to offer much

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    UTILITY VEHICLE: Vallée offers smallest mining lift truck that hoists over 4.5 tonnes

    June 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SAINT-ALBAN, Que. – Vallée, the manufacturer and designer of lift trucks and handling equipment, is pleased to announce the release of its latest Compact Series model, the 4DA10D lift truck. Specifically engineered for underground mining operations, it can handle heavier

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    ENERGY: Booklet points way when evaluating for your data centre

    June 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FRANCE – Schneider Electric is offering an ebooklet about evaluating an aging data centre. Energy efficiency can be boosted by as much 67% by upgrading, says the company. Many of the improvements can be both simple and cost effective. The

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    WEBSITE: New NSK site makes it easier to find the right solution

    June 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. – NSK Americas has a new digital platform that makes selecting the right product, the right distributor, and the right information a whole lot easier for its customers. The responsive layout embraces the requirements of engineers and

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    PUMPS: KSB’s Multitec family has two new, bigger members

    June 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – KSB’s Multitec series of high pressure multi-stage pumps has been expanded with the introduction of two new higher capacity models. The new Multitec 200 and 250 models have discharge flange diameters of 200 mm and 250 mm

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    MEASUREMENT: BinMaster gets better readings in bigger bins

    June 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BinMaster’s MVL multiple-scanner system significantly increases inventory accuracy in very large bins, tanks and silos. The system takes data from multiple 3DLevelScanners to cover a very wide surface area and accurately measure and map your inventory. Better VOLUME accuracy than

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    INSTRUMENTATION: Endress+Hauser opens support centre in Edmonton

    June 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON – Endress+Hauser opened its new 1,850 sq. metre regional customer support centre in this city on June 2, 2017. The facility, located in the Ellerslie industrial business area south of the city, houses a regional office and warehouse, flow