Canadian Mining Journal

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    AWARD: Cementation wins gold as safe employer

    October 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cementation Canada of North Bay, Ont., has been recognized as one of Canada’s Safest Employers for 2017. The gold award in the Mining and Natural Resources category was presented to Cementation during the Canada’s Safest Employers Awards Gala,

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    DRILL: New Sandvik top hammer DXi covers more area, boosts productivity

    October 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Sandvik has introduced its new Ranger DXi series of top  hammer drills that feature superior drilling coverage – up to 55 m2. The 290° coverage is made possible by the revolving counterweight superstructure on each rig. Sandvik says

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    SOFTWARE: Maptek sets up Vancouver, Montreal offices

    October 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER and MONTREAL – Maptek, a leading provider of end-to-end mining solutions, announced the opening of new offices in downtown Vancouver and Montreal on Oct. 11. “Over the next 30 years, Canada will lead the way in mining production and

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    CONVEYORS: Martin offers tracking for safer, dependable operation

    October 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEPONSET, Ill. – As bulk handling equipment suppliers continue to make use of new and evolving technologies to develop “smarter” conveyor systems, Martin Engineering has introduced data tracking with QR codes on its belt cleaners and other components.  Customers benefit

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    DRILLING: Shop online to order drill tools and parts from Boart Longyear

    October 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Boart Longyear announced on Oct. 10 the launch of My Drill Store, a new website for ordering drilling tools and parts online. Providing an intuitive online shopping experience, customers can now easily place orders, check

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    WHEELS: All-steel version offered by Rubberless Tire

    October 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LEDUC, Alta. – The all-steel wheel (ASW), available from Rubberless Tire Co. (Canada),  is an engineered steel wheel which uses a built-in air cylinder based shock absorbing suspension mechanism that provides up to two times the suspension deflection, two times

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    CRUSHER: ThyssenKrupp eccentric roll primary crusher more efficient underground or on surface

    October 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GERMANY – With the development of a completely new type of crusher, the so-called eccentric roll crusher type ERC25-25, ThyssenKrupp has achieved a quantum leap in primary crushing. The new crusher features a particularly flat and robust design and high

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    SCREENS: Haver & Boecker adds guard to vibrating screens for wear protection

    October 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Haver & Boecker,a leading equipment manufacturer and solutions provider in aggregates and mining applications, introduces Zip Guard. The 12.5-mm-thick polyurethane liner is installed on the cross beams of a vibrating screen to reduce the impact of

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    FLOTATION: Eriez reveals new paradigm in sulphide processing

    October 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DELTA, B.C. –  Eriez Flotation Division (EFD) has just released a new white paper titled “A New Paradigm in Sulfide Processing,” written by Mike Mankosa, Ph.D., executive VP of global technology. This special report explores a split-feed circuit developed by EFD which was specifically

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    DOZER: Faster cycle times with new Komatsu D375A-8

    October 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. – Komatsu America Corp. introduced the D375A-8 crawler dozer on Sept. 26. The D375A-8 features an EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine that produces over 20% more horsepower while the dozer is traveling in the reverse direction.

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    MONITORING: Instantel introduces new Micromate and Minimate Pro firmware

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    KANATA, Ont. – Instantel has released new firmware for both its Micromate and Minimate Pro monitoring units. MM10.88 for Micromate units corrects two issues. First, that of the histogram peak of the sound level microphone was higher than the waveform

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    LOADER: Sandvik promises better narrow vein safety and productivity

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – The new Sandvik LH202 loader is targeted for narrow vein mining applications with tunnel widths between 2.0 and 2.5 meters. It has been designed to help reduce dilution and improve flexibility and operator safety when working in close