Canadian Mining Journal



  • GRAPHITE: Saint John Carbon mill to be commissioned

    November 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OAKVILLE – – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. is pleased to provide an update on the construction of the Company’s mill, lab and anode material manufacturing facility. The purpose of the mill is to be able to take graphite mineralized rock and

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    TRAINING: Bosch Rexroth offers technical hydraulic training courses through 2018

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WELLAND, Ont. –  Bosch Rexroth is accepting registration for all courses in its popular training program designed for industrial hydraulic and mobile hydraulic users, designers and engineers. Rexroth’s Hydraulic Technical Training is targeted toward individuals who maintain hydraulic systems, design

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    DRILLING: Boart Longyear XQ rods offer next generation toughness

    November 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The high rotation speeds of diamond drilling add dynamic loads to the joints of thin walled drill rods, which are already highly stressed supporting drilling loads. Drill rod joints need to maintain their strength by

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    SIZERS: Major rebrand to ALLU Transformer

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – A major rebrand of ALLU – the development of the ALLU Transformer brand and strategy – has helped deliver impressive results for the Finnish based engineering company. In 2016 ALLU, the world leading manufacturer of material processing attachments

  • HAUL TRUCKS: Caterpillar to offer dual fuel retrofit kit for 785C

    November 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – Caterpillar will offer its dynamic gas blending retrofit kit for the Cat 785C mining truck. Cat Dynamic Gas Blending (DGB) technology allows engines to run on both diesel and liquefied natural gas (LNG). DGB lowers fuel cost

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    PARTS: Volvo expands distribution footprint in Canada

    November 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO –  Volvo’s new Canadian Parts Distribution Centre will provide critical parts to dealers across Canada. The new parts distribution centre in the greater Toronto area is scheduled to open in early 2018. “This new facility is a key step

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    Epiroc begins journey as independent company serving mining and civil engineering industries

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Epiroc AB, the subsidiary of Atlas Copco Group that is planned to be listed on the stock exchange in 2018, has begun operating as an independent business. It is providing customers in mining and civil engineering with

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    LINERS: Metso Acquires WEARX solutions provider

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Metso has today closed the acquisition of an Australia-based wear lining solutions provider WEARX. The company’s sales in the fiscal year 2017 that ended on June 30 were A$35 million and it has approximately 140 employees. WEARX has

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    OPENING: Cementation opens new North American maintenance facility

    October 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTH BAY, Ont. – Community leaders, guests and company employees participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony and tour to officially open the newest addition to Cementation Canada’s North Bay operations. This new facility significantly increases work and warehouse space as well

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    EXPLOSIVES: African experience lines up BME for Canadian challenges

    October 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – While there is much that differentiates Canada from the continent of Africa, there are a remarkable number of similarities relating to the environment in which mining takes place, according to Joe Keenan, managing director of the South

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    HAUL TRUCKS: ASI, Liebherr collaborate on autonomous ready haul trucks

    October 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UTAH – Autonomous Solutions, Inc. (ASI) and Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co. are pleased to announce that Liebherr’s new autonomous ready haul trucks will be compatible with ASI’s autonomous command and control platform. Liebherr’s vision of an autonomous haul

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    PUMPS: KSB improves life of high temperature pumps

    October 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – KSB’s Etanorm SYT pumps have been a mainstay of process industries that need to handle high temperature water or thermal oil. Capable of dealing with fluid temperatures as high as 350°C, these rugged, reliable pumps are available