Canadian Mining Journal



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    TIRES: Continental introduces new construction tire solutions

    March 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Continental, one of the world’s largest tire manufacturers, will showcase new and existing products at this year’s ConExpo. Continental will debut its new Generation 3 construction line of truck tires for on/off-road or mixed use. This line includes

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    SIMULATION: RPMGlobal launches enhanced Talpac-3D software

    March 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Mining technology and consulting company RPM Global has launched the Talpac-3D software package, an addition to its suite of mining simulation solutions aimed at helping companies unlock value from their operations. After detailed consultations with Talpac’s global user

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    DRILLING: MBI Drilling becomes MBI Global

    March 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – MBI Drilling has embarked on a new phase, becoming MBI Global. As part of its focus on the future of the international mining industry, the company revisited the MBI brand with a rebranding effort. MBI Global will join

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    SOFTWARE: Thiess selects Wenco system for Chilean mine

    March 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Wenco, a technology solutions company, is expanding its South American presence with Thiess, the world’s largest mining contractor, selecting the Wenco Mine Performance Suite to run its operations at Antofagasta’s Centinela open-pit mine in northern Chile. Antofagasta contracted

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    EQUIPMENT: Loegering introduces ST series attachments

    March 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MINNESOTA – Loegering Power Attachments has introduced the ST-series stabilizing and milling skid-steer and compact track loader attachments to the North American market. The ST1000 and ST600 attachments allow contractors to complete milling and stabilizing using the same tool. “Reliability and

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    ENGINE: Kubota to exhibit new engine at ConExpo 2020

    March 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ILLINOIS – Kubota Engine America will be exhibiting the newly launched S7509 high power density large displacement industrial diesel engine at ConExpo 2020. The 300-HP unit is an addition to the company’s 09 product series and will comply with EU

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    PUMPS: Weir adds three pumps to Lewis line

    March 4, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    MISSOURI – Weir Minerals has announced three additions to its Lewis range of pumps and valves for the sulphur, sulphuric and phosphoric acid industries: the Lewis VL axial pump, Lewis horizontal process pump and Lewis vertical high pressure molten salt

  • ELECTRIC VEHICLES: Canada supports mine EVs with accelerated tax write-off

    March 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister, has announced the extension of an accelerated tax-write off to include a number of electric mine vehicles. The write-off will allow companies to expense the full cost of the equipment the year that

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    ORE SORTING: Tomra opens regional headquarters in South Africa

    March 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    JOHANNESBURG – Tomra, a manufacturer of sensor-based sorting solutions for mineral applications, has opened a new regional headquarters to support its customers in southern Africa. The new facility is part of an initiative to provide additional technical support, service and

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    WEAR PARTS: Metso establishes Lithuania manufacturing site

    March 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso has announced plans to establish a rubber and poly-met wear parts manufacturing facility in Lithuania, as part of its development of the global supply portion of the minerals consumables business. The new manufacturing site is expected to

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    SHOVEL: Caterpillar introduces Cat 6030 hydraulic model

    February 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ILLINOIS – Caterpillar has launched the Cat 6030 hydraulic mining shovel, which is available in configurations that meet strict North American and European diesel emissions standards. The 6030 retains a 30-tonne payload capability and is powered by a pair of

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    SEPARATION: Eriez white paper on magnetic contaminants solution

    February 26, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PENNSYLVANIA – Eriez, a company specializing in separation technologies, has published a white paper on the its high-intensity dry vibrating magnetic filter (DVMF), which removes very fine iron-bearing contaminants from hard-to-flow powders to produce higher-quality end products. The paper, developed