Canadian Mining Journal

  • ENVIRONMENT: Terratec teams up with Vale to manage biosolids

    June 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Terratec Environmental, a division of leading environmental solutions provider Terrapure, has established a new, sustainable option for managing biosolids during winter months, when farmland application is prohibited and storage is complicated. Instead of disposing of a nutrient-rich resource

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    AUTOMATION: Proving autonomy will work with virtual tool

    June 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MOSSVILLE, Ill. – Cat Command for hauling, the autonomous haulage system that developed in partnership with several large mining customers, has been successfully deployed for over five years. Part of our MineStar suite of technology offerings, the system has safely

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    SENSOR: Breathe easy with BinMaster’s new particulate monitor

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA –  The BinMaster DD-3000 is ideal for baghouse leak detection when installed in stacks, ducts, or pipes. This compact sensor is designed to save time by eliminating the need for manual inspections, reduce maintenance, and prevent emissions and downtime.

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    ENVIRONMENT: Attend the Green Mining Conference, Sept 12-14

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The Green Mining Conference represents a co-operative venture between Coleman Township, the Town of Cobalt, and the Town of Latchford. Plan on attending Sept. 12-14, 2018, to enjoy networking, local tours, and technical discussions on everything from brownfield

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    GEOSCIENCE: Imdex launches new in-field geoanalysis solution

    June 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER –  Imdex Limited,  an Australian mining equipment, technology and services provider, launched its in-field geoanalysis solution at the Resources for Future Generations Conference (June 16-21,2018) in this city. Making an informed decision in the minerals discovery process requires reliable

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    TRUCK: Terex 2766C stars in extreme British TV contest

    June 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UNITED KINGDOM – Carnage, one of the latest shows from British TV channel Sky, sees contestants battling customized vehicles against each other in a series of challenging arenas. But they aren’t just competing with each other, they also have to

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    DRILLING: Boart Longyear launches new XQ wireline coring rods

    June 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Boart Longyear is launching new XQ wireline coring rods for use in drilling and coring applications in the mining industry. Well-known for first introducing the industry renowned Q rod, and then the RQ rod which

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    TRUCKS: Caterpillar builds 1,000th Cat 797

    June 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DECATUR, Ill. – Caterpillar recently celebrated the manufacture of the 1000th Cat 797 Mining Truck. With 363 tonnes payload capacity, the 797F model is Caterpillar’s largest truck and the largest mechanical drive mining truck in the world. The 797 is the only

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    SAMPLE PREP: ColdBlock inks global distribution and sales partnerships

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – ColdBlock Technologies announced on June 6 that it has signed four new strategic sales partnerships to meet market demand for its innovative laboratory digestion technology. The partnerships provide new and existing ColdBlock customers with regional technical and sales

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    TECHNOLOGY: Swedish breakthrough creates “digital geologist”

    June 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN and AUSTRALIA – The Swedish-Australian company Orexplore has launched the world’s first fully featured digital drilling cores laboratory – the GeoCore X10. The product, which won a Red Dot Industrial Design Award in 2017, analyzes the element concentrations and

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    CONTRACTING: Procon Holdings acquires Promec Mining

    June 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURNABY, B.C. – Procon Holdings has closed a transaction with Promec Mining Contractor. The acquired business is to be renamed Procon Canada East Ltd./ Procon Est du Canada Ltée) (PCE), headquartered in Quebec. Procon Holdings and its shareholders will become a 70%

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    LIGHTING: Doosan introduces new light towers with longest runtime

    June 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STATESVILLE, N.C. – Doosan Portable Power has expanded its product line of portable light towers with the addition of the LCV6 and LCV8 models. Both the LCV6 and LCV8 light towers feature a small body design and vertical mast that