Canadian Mining Journal

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies rolls out operator performance analytics

    July 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA –  Every hour a mine captures hundreds of data points measuring operator performance but too often sites don’t take action due to data overload or lack of understanding about the value that can be unlocked by managing operator variability.

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    LABORATORY: SGS opens sample preparation facility in Whitehorse

    July 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – SGS Minerals is pleased to announce the opening of a new sample preparation facility in Whitehorse. This marks the expansion of SGS’s unparalleled commercial geochemistry laboratory network in Canada, and the network’s first sample preparation lab in the Yukon. “SGS is

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    ELECTRICITY: Schneider’s EcoStruxure power architecture has improved efficiency, reliability and operational insight

    July 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Schneider Electric launched its EcoStruxure Power energy management architecture in Canada at the company’s innovation day last month in Toronto. EcoStruxure Power will give Canadian energy professionals access to more reliable, efficient power, while delivering new insights

  • CSR: New global standard for responsible mining

    June 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    On June 28, the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA) released the Standard for Responsible Mining, a precedent setting global certification program for industrial scale mine sites. With growing awareness and demand for ecologically and socially-responsible products, jewelers, electronics businesses, auto

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Swedes set new world standard

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM, Sweden – The mine of the future is carbon dioxide free, digitalized and autonomous. To set a new world standard for sustainable mining at great depth, LKAB, Epiroc, ABB, Combitech and AB Volvo have joined forces in a partnership

  • 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