Canadian Mining Journal

  • SHIPPING: Bulk carrier adds to fleet of heavy cargo ships

    June 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    McKeil Marine of Hamilton announces the addition of a second bulk carrier designed with four cargo holds for transporting heavy loads of powdered cement and other raw materials. Built in 2004, the ship is a 136 metre by 21 metre

  • ACQUISITION: Kal Tire Acquires Klinge Tire Services in Australia

    June 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BC, Canada—Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group, a world leader in mining tire management and supply, has acquired the tire services business of Klinge & Co. in Australia. Kal Tire has been operating in Western Australia for approximately six years and

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    DELIVERY: Rexroth’s GoTo program boasts better lead times

    June 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURLINGTON, Ontario – Bosch Rexroth’s GoTo focused delivery program expands again, with more products and an enhanced mobile app. The new app – for iPhone and Android devices – features the ability to share app content directly using email, MMS,

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    MODELING: RPM offers XERAS Enterprise for finances

    June 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RungePincockMinarco has launched the much anticipated XERAS Enterprise 1.2, delivering the next phase of innovative features for its enterprise financial modelling product. Building upon the successful launch of XERAS Enterprise in October 2015, XERAS Enterprise 1.2 enables customers

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    May 2016 Cover

    June 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This month’s cover provided by Siemens.

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    LOADER: World’s first battery powered LHD made by RDH Mining Equipment in Canada

    May 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Readers will remember the fanfare with which a major equipment supplier rolled out its first battery powered underground loader earlier this month. The company called it a “world’s first” but was quickly brought to task by the Canadian

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    COMPRESSORS: Doosan adds dual pressure, flow model

    May 17, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTH CAROLINA – Doosan Portable Power has expanded its lineup of dual pressure and dual flow air compressors with the introduction of the Tier 4 Final compliant P425/HP375 and HP450/VHP400 air compressors. Operating at either 425 cfm at 100 psi

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    MANAGEMENT: FLSmidth takes Intergraph solutions from design to construction

    May 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – FLSmidth, a leading supplier of engineering, equipment and services to the global minerals and cement industries, has extended its service level agreement (SLA) for five years to increase the use of Intergraph® SmartPlant® and Intergraph Smart™ solutions. The key reason for

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    CERTIFICATION: Provix quality management system compliant with ISO 9001-2008

    May 12, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALLISON, Ontario – Provix Inc. announces that its quality management system has been registered as compliant with the International Standard ISO 9001-2008. This achievement was a direct result of the entire organization working together in effectively developing and maintaining the

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    EQUIPMENT: Atlas Copco launches its first battery powered underground loader

    May 10, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Atlas Copco is launching its newest zero emissions underground loader, setting a new benchmark in operator safety this week at the MassMin 2016. Look for it in North America before it is gradually rolled out around the globe.

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    EQUIPMENT: Caterpillar introduces the smart iron age

    May 9, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MUNICH, Germany – Doug Oberhelman, chairman and CEO of Caterpillar Inc., unveiled “The Age of Smart Iron” last month at Bauma. The Age of Smart Iron describes Caterpillar’s strategy to be the industry leader bringing digital solutions designed to improve

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    EXCAVATOR: New Liebherr R9200 boasts biggest payload in class

    May 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GERMANY – Liebherr’s launched its new R 9200 excavator in mid-April with the announcement that an Indonesian miner had already purchased 10 of the machines. With a 12.5 m3 bucket, the R 9200 has the biggest payload in its class. This