Canadian Mining Journal



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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

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    CONFERENCE: Mines and Money Americas full program available

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The Mines and Money Americas conference, to be held in this city on Oct 2 to 4, 2017, has made available the full program of the event. Click here to download a copy of the brochure. Mines and

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    BOLTER: Sandvik offering new intelligent DS422i cable bolter

    September 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TAMPERE, Finland – Combining more than three decades of mechanized cable bolting engineering, the cutting edge Sandvik DS422i cable bolter is designed to enable better process control through assistive and automatic technologies and connectivity. The DS422i is built on the

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    SEPARATION: Metso’s next generation hydrocyclones, the MHC series

    September 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HELSINKI – Metso’s new MHC series hydrocyclones deliver a high unit capacity and exceptional separation efficiency for a wide range of classification duties. They feature optimized process performance, superior wear component design, and improved ease of maintenance. That means users benefit from improved inlet head

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    CONFERENCE: Renewables and low carbon energy experts to meet in Toronto

    September 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Global mining leaders will meet with international renewables and low-carbon energy experts in Toronto this Nov. 27-28 at the 5th annual Energy and Mines World Congress. The challenges of carbon and energy in mining are the key themes

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    DOZER: Cat’s innovative D10 celebrates 40 years

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Forty years ago, this writer drove the first Cat D10 dozer delivered to Canada. The brute was the centrepiece of a well-attended press conference at Hewitt Equipment in Pointe Claire, Que. When things began to slow down, I evidently put

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    LOADER: Cat testing battery-powered version in Canadian mine

    September 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The underground mining group within Caterpillar Inc. is preparing to ship a proof of concept battery electric load-haul-dumper (LHD) to a mine site located in Canada. The initial build and validation testing of this R1300G test unit began in early

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    EXCAVATORS: Strongco rents Volvo fleet to Tervita Corporation

    September 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Strongco Corporation has entered into an agreement with the environmental services division of Tervita Corporation based in Calgary, Alta. The deal includes eight Volvo EC250E excavators, complete with wrist buckets and hydraulic thumbs, to be used for

  • FLOTATION: Eriez, CEEC reach deal to boost efficiency

    September 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Leading mineral processing technology company Eriez has joined forces with energy efficient mining and processing champion CEEC, to continue to drive improvements across the global mining industry. The Coalition for Energy Efficient Comminution (CEEC) is an international, not-for-profit

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    CONTROLS: Push-button simplicity for level and inventory data from BinMaster

    August 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LINCOLN, Neb. – BinMaster has an easier way to access level and inventory data for bins, tanks or silos. Mounted at ground level or from a truck loadout, the C-100 has the answers at the push of a button. No

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    GOLD: Gekko introduces Carbon Scout for plant optimization

    August 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Following the collaboration agreement signed with Curtin University for the development and commercialization of a cutting-edge carbon management technology, Gekko Systems is pleased to report that the units have now reached the commercial release stage. The all new