Canadian Mining Journal

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    SPONSORED: Evolution’s Mungari Gold improves its stope design and reconciliation process

    March 3, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Australian mid-tier gold mining company Evolution owns and operates four mines in Australia and one in Ontario, Canada. Located 600 km east of Perth, Mungari underground operation produces more than 125,000 oz. of gold a year. Improving stope economics Mungari’s

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    DSI Underground acquires training and VR company Edvirt

    March 3, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    At the end of February, DSI Underground completed the acquisition of the virtual reality training specialist Edvirt. The acquisition is expected to boost DSI Underground’s investment in innovation to drive efficiency and safety across mining and tunnelling operations forward. Edvirt

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    Nomadis acquires information security certification

    March 1, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider Nomadis has achieved SOC 2 Type 1 certification for its cloud-based workforce logistics solution. The company’s product combines software and expertise in workforce scheduling, travel and accommodation management to help reduce and control costs of travel, optimize

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    SK Godelius expands operations to northern Ontario

    February 25, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    In January, SK Godelius opened an office in northern Ontario within the Norcat Underground Centre in Sudbury. The company specializes in developing innovative forms of remote interaction for machines, vehicles, robots, and processes of the mining industry. The Norcat centre

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    SPONSORED: Mobile LiDAR delivers unprecedented insights at BHP’s Olympic Dam mine

    February 25, 2021 by Emesent

    BHP’s Olympic Dam mine was an early adopter of Emesent’s Hovermap mobile LiDAR (light detection and ranging) system. First deployed in February 2019, Hovermap has become a ubiquitous tool that’s integral to the mine’s underground operational workflows. Geotechnical, engineering, geology

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    ABB asset condition monitoring software starts up at China coal mine

    February 24, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ABB announced that it was awarded the first contract in China for its ABB Ability Asset Vista Condition Monitoring. The company has installed the software to streamline maintenance, minimize costs and optimize capacity at the Shanyang coal mine in Heyang

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    Fatigue Science releases Fatigue Intervention Tracking

    February 23, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Fatigue Science, a global leader in providing human fatigue and performance predictive analytics and fatigue management information systems, has launched Fatigue Intervention Tracking as part of its Readifatigue management platform.  Targeted at industrial shift supervisors and those managing crews in

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    Automated conveyor belt tensioner reduces maintenance

    February 22, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Martin Engineering, a global innovator in conveyor belt cleaning technology, has introduced an autonomous tensioning system that continuously monitors and delivers proper cleaner tension. By utilizing Martin Engineering’s intuitive new smart technology platform to maintain proper blade-to-belt pressure, the N2

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    SMT Scharf Canada expands into Mexico

    February 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SMT Scharf Canada, a subsidiary of the SMT Scharf Group, has entered an exclusive distribution partnership with Parts Service Supply in Mexico. The Scharf Group views the mining industry in Mexico as an excellent fit for the group’s rubber-tired product

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    Gravity concentration breakthrough improves recovery, cuts downtime

    February 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    For decades, Knelson gravity concentrators have been the gold standard for recovery of gold and precious metals. FLSmidth’s latest innovation in semi-continuous gravity separation is the new Knelson GX concentrating cone, which delivers a key breakthrough in performance that increases

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    Victaulic explains how advances in water management can improve uptime

    February 17, 2021 by Victaulic

    Water management is a key factor in determining mine profitability, and it is something many mine owners struggle to control. Poorly designed process water management systems negatively impact production, and shutdowns can cost millions of dollars. While the costs of

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    Redpath completes largest bored raise by volume in the Americas

    February 16, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Last week, the Redpath Group reached a major milestone, as the company completed an 875-metre-long by 6.3-metre-diameter raise at the privately held Niobec mine in Quebec. The raise is the largest by volume ever completed in the Americas and in