Canadian Mining Journal

  • 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

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    PRODUCTIVITY: Rexnord launches digital initiative for customers

    June 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Rexnord announces DiRXN (pronounced “direction”), its new digital productivity platform based on the integration of innovative industrial internet of things (IIoT) and e-commerce technologies with its leading portfolio of tools, products and services. DiRXN directly connects customers to

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    ASSAY: New gold standard in mineral analysis

    June 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HIGH-POWERED x-ray technology from Australia is set to increase the efficiency of assessing ore grades and reduce the mining industry’s environmental footprint. South Australian company Chrysos has developed a gold analysis process that is up to three times more accurate than conventional

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    TRANSPORTATION: Solution from Volga-Dnepr boosts Mary River production target

    May 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ outsize cargo specialists came up with an innovative solution to help the Canadian mining company Baffinland Iron Mines increase its iron ore production quota in 2017 at its Mary River operation on the northeast coast of

  • WATER: ICMM publishes new water reporting guide

    May 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – Globally, there is a clear call for greater transparency and disclosure on water use and management from all those who use it. This is especially true for the mining and metals industry considering its high water dependency

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    INNOVATION: ABB named key supplier to Nemaska Lithium, opens Montreal HQ

    May 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – ABB was named the key technical supplier for Nemaska Lithium‘s new Whabouchi mine and processing plant in the James Bay region. ABB will provide overall project management, design and engineering for the complete electrification and automation of the