Canadian Mining Journal



  • Feature

    August 2016 cover

    August 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This month’s cover provided by SMS Equipment and Komatsu.

  • News

    DRY SCRUBBER: J.H. Fletcher offers new machine for a cleaner bolting experience

    July 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WEST VIRGINIA – J.H. Fletcher & Co. has created a new product to improve the operator environment on roof bolters. The machine, known as a dry scrubber, has the ability to operate in a variety of applications, making it a

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    VENTILATION: Maptek, BBE join forces to advance mine vent solutions

    July 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Maptek and VUMA, a subsidiary of Bluhm Burton Engineering, have agreed to collaborate in the design on underground mines and mine ventilation solutions. The primary focus will be on data transfer between each company’s planning and simulation software.

  • EQUIPMENT: Komatsu to acquire Joy Global

    July 22, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Komatsu Ltd. of  Tokyo has signed a definitive agreement with Joy Global Inc. of Milwaukee, WI, under which its subsidiary Komatsu America will acquire 100% of Joy Global. Today, Komatsu’s annual revenue of US$4.29 billion from mining equipment business is generated

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    DIVESTITURE: Sandvik sells Mining Systems unit

    July 19, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Mining Systems unit for an undisclosed amount of money to CoBe Capital. Sandvik intends to retain ownership of ongoing projects that are close to completion. Mining Systems is a supplier

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    SOFTWARE: RPM releases new version of TALPAC

    July 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RungePincockMinarco of Brisbane has released a new version of its loading and haulage software, TALPAC 11. Designed specifically to meet the needs of the mining industry, TALPAC is the industry’s go-to haulage and loading simulation solution improving fleet

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    PUMPING: KSB offers mounting adapters for submersible pumps

    July 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, ON – KSB now offers a new family of mounting adapters that will make it simple to install KSB’s efficient and reliable Amarex N submersible pumps in facilities that were originally configured for pumps from other manufacturers. Submersible pumps

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    LUBRICANTS: Petro-Canada’s Hydrex exclusively used by screening and crushing pioneer McCloskey International in North America

    July 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, ON – Petro-Canada Lubricants has secured an exclusive commitment from McCloskey International to use its newly reformulated Hydrex™ hydraulic fluids for manufacturing of machinery and as factory fill. As an early adopter of the new fluids, McCloskey’s two-tier endorsement

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    PROCESSING: Mineworx files patent on new grinding technology

    July 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON, AB – Iberian Minerals said on Thursday that its 100% wholly owned subsidiary, Mineworx Technologies has filed for patents on its proprietary HM X-Mill grinding technologies. The patent pending HM X-Mill is a transformation in grinding technologies and is based

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    SIMULATION: Vale chooses Immersive Technologies to train truckless system operators in Brazil

    July 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRAZIL – The S11D project in Canaã dos Carajás is in the world spotlight as truckless mining production is slated to begin in 2016. S11D will be one of the biggest mines in the world and this new production method

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    LUBRICATION: Kluber provides specialty synthetic gear oils

    June 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW HAMPSHIRE – Klüber Lubrication, a worldwide manufacturer of specialty lubricants, provides high performance gear oils that are based on high grade raw materials and advanced additives, enabling maximum efficiency in the lubrication of gear components. Klübersynth GEM 4 N are

  • MILESTONES: Fountain Tire Celebrates 60 Years of Continued Growth

    June 20, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Fountain Tire, one of Canada’s leading tire sales and automotive services providers, is celebrating a significant milestone – its 60th anniversary. In recognition of its anniversary, and to celebrate this achievement with the customers that got them there, Fountain Tire