Canadian Mining Journal



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    TRUCKS: Cat 794 AC to meet strictest emissions standards, preserve performance

    July 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ILLINOIS – Caterpillar’s Cat 794 AC mining truck is now equipped to meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final exhaust emissions standards. In field testing, the Tier 4 pilot trucks matched the superior performance and productivity of the Tier 2 equivalent

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    IMAGING: How thermal imaging boosts safety, cuts downtime says FLIR

    July 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In the mining industry, where adverse weather and environmental conditions are workplace norm, thermal imaging has been proven a dependable tool to help limit unscheduled downtime and improve workplace safety. In the process, it has proven to save millions of

  • SENSOR: Dust Alert from BinMaster monitors dust emissions

    July 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA – BinMaster‘s DD-3000 Dust Alert with integrated electronics and sensing probe utilizes inductive electrification to detect and alert when dust emissions exceed a pre-set point. It uses integrated electronics and sensing probe with inductive electrification technology to detect and alert

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    PROCESSING: Metso, Outotec merger creates industry leader

    July 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso Minerals of Helsinki and Outotec of Espoo have announced plans to combine their companies to create an industry leader in equipment and processing for the mineral processing industry. (Metso Flow Control will become an independent company under

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    DRILLING: Epiroc moves US head office to technology hub

    July 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Epiroc has relocated its U.S. headquarters from Commerce City to Broomfield within the Denver, Colo., metropolitan area. The company joins a dynamic business community in a tech corridor known as the “Rocky Mountain Silicon Valley.” The move to

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    SAFETY: Hexagon offers new early warning radar system for rock falls

    July 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Hexagon AB, a global leader in digital solutions, today announced IDS GeoRadar RockSpot, a radar system that fills a critical gap in the monitoring of natural and engineered slopes. The system detects, tracks, and analyzes the slightest movements from

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    PUMPS: How to avoid common shaft sleeve problems

    June 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – While GIW Industries’ pumps help users succeed every day, some materials can break down over time – either from misuse or from contact with abrasive or corrosive materials. Shaft sleeves are cylindrical metal tubes designed to protect pump

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    FILTER: Metso offers dry stacking tailings management approach

    June 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Water conservation, efficient tailings management and responsible mine reclamation are becoming increasingly important for mines to ensure their license to operate. Spearheaded by the launch of the new Metso VPX filter for tailings dewatering, Metso introduces its comprehensive

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    CONSULTING: RPMGlobal expands in North America

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO and CALGARY –  RPMGlobal has upped the ante in Canada in response to strong customer demand for its software, consulting and advisory business, prompting the company to build up its Toronto and Calgary presence. The company’s North American consulting

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    SKILLS: Finning brings first Cat operator challenge to Canada

    June 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON – Finning Canada is getting geared up to find the best equipment operator in Canada. For the first time ever, Canada will be a part of the Caterpillar global operator challenge. “Finning is excited about taking part in this global competition that

  • ENVIRONMENT: BQE Water to supply SART plant for GoGold’s Parral project

    June 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – BQE Water, a leader in the management of mine wastewater and metallurgical bleed streams, has been retained by GoGold Resources to supply a SART plant at the Parral tailings project in Chihuahua. The contract comes after on site testing and

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    SAFETY: Newtrax joins Sandvik Group

    June 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Newtrax Technologies, a leading provider of safety and productivity systems for underground hard rock mines – has been acquired by Swedish business Sandvik to be run as an independent business unit within the Rock Drills and Technologies division