Canadian Mining Journal

  • LITHIUM: Veolia’s HPD evaporator and crystallizer chosen for NAL project

    December 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Veolia Water Technologies will supply its proprietary HPD evaporation and crystallization technology to recover lithium from a mining waste stream, reducing environmental impact and producing a valuable by-product in sodium sulfate. North American Lithium is planning to re-start

  • TUNNELING: Golder buys tunnel, shaft expert Alan Auld Group

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PALM BEACH, Fla. – Golder Associates, a leading global engineering and consulting company, announced today that it has completed the purchase of the assets and ongoing operations of the Alan Auld Group of Companies.  Headquartered in Doncaster, U.K., with offices

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    TECHNOLOGY: Cat and FTP partner to boost mine network performance

    December 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – Caterpillar and FTP Solutions have developed a co-operative agreement to deliver proactive monitoring and management of mining technology applications and the networks that these products depend on. FTP Solutions, based in Perth, Western Australia, currently offers products

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    MILLING: GE to supply harmonic filter for Southern Copper mill expansion

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PERU – GE Power was chosen by Southern Copper Corp. (SCC) to provide the harmonic filter for its Toquepala concentrator located in southern Tacna. The filter will be integrated into the copper concentrator’s power system to improve the power quality.

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    DRILLS: CMAC-Thyssen to grow thanks to federal support

    December 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VAL D’OR, Que. – CMAC-Thyssen, maker of high performance longhole drills, is expanding its operation with the help of a $1.2 million loan from the federal government. The company makes three types of drills – pneumatic, hydraulic or electric, and

  • AWARDS: Lundin Gold Recognized by UN Compact for Its Sustainable Development Best Practices

    November 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Lundin Gold is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by the United Nations Global Compact Networks of Colombia and Ecuador at the Best Practice Awards for Sustainable Development for its work undertaken jointly with the Lundin Foundation and Catering Las

  • DRILLING: New line of Longyear diamond drilling bits cut faster and last longer

    November 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY — Boart Longyear announces the new line of Longyear™ diamond drilling bits with the release of the first bit in the line, the Longyear™ Green Bit. The Longyear Diamond Bit Color Series is an innovative and versatile

  • GRAPHITE: Saint John Carbon mill to be commissioned

    November 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OAKVILLE – – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. is pleased to provide an update on the construction of the Company’s mill, lab and anode material manufacturing facility. The purpose of the mill is to be able to take graphite mineralized rock and

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    TRAINING: Bosch Rexroth offers technical hydraulic training courses through 2018

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WELLAND, Ont. –  Bosch Rexroth is accepting registration for all courses in its popular training program designed for industrial hydraulic and mobile hydraulic users, designers and engineers. Rexroth’s Hydraulic Technical Training is targeted toward individuals who maintain hydraulic systems, design

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    DRILLING: Boart Longyear XQ rods offer next generation toughness

    November 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The high rotation speeds of diamond drilling add dynamic loads to the joints of thin walled drill rods, which are already highly stressed supporting drilling loads. Drill rod joints need to maintain their strength by

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    SIZERS: Major rebrand to ALLU Transformer

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – A major rebrand of ALLU – the development of the ALLU Transformer brand and strategy – has helped deliver impressive results for the Finnish based engineering company. In 2016 ALLU, the world leading manufacturer of material processing attachments

  • HAUL TRUCKS: Caterpillar to offer dual fuel retrofit kit for 785C

    November 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – Caterpillar will offer its dynamic gas blending retrofit kit for the Cat 785C mining truck. Cat Dynamic Gas Blending (DGB) technology allows engines to run on both diesel and liquefied natural gas (LNG). DGB lowers fuel cost