Canadian Mining Journal

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    ELECTRICITY: Schneider’s EcoStruxure power architecture has improved efficiency, reliability and operational insight

    July 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Schneider Electric launched its EcoStruxure Power energy management architecture in Canada at the company’s innovation day last month in Toronto. EcoStruxure Power will give Canadian energy professionals access to more reliable, efficient power, while delivering new insights

  • CSR: New global standard for responsible mining

    June 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    On June 28, the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA) released the Standard for Responsible Mining, a precedent setting global certification program for industrial scale mine sites. With growing awareness and demand for ecologically and socially-responsible products, jewelers, electronics businesses, auto

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Swedes set new world standard

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM, Sweden – The mine of the future is carbon dioxide free, digitalized and autonomous. To set a new world standard for sustainable mining at great depth, LKAB, Epiroc, ABB, Combitech and AB Volvo have joined forces in a partnership

  • ENVIRONMENT: Terratec teams up with Vale to manage biosolids

    June 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Terratec Environmental, a division of leading environmental solutions provider Terrapure, has established a new, sustainable option for managing biosolids during winter months, when farmland application is prohibited and storage is complicated. Instead of disposing of a nutrient-rich resource

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    AUTOMATION: Proving autonomy will work with virtual tool

    June 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MOSSVILLE, Ill. – Cat Command for hauling, the autonomous haulage system that developed in partnership with several large mining customers, has been successfully deployed for over five years. Part of our MineStar suite of technology offerings, the system has safely

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    SENSOR: Breathe easy with BinMaster’s new particulate monitor

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA –  The BinMaster DD-3000 is ideal for baghouse leak detection when installed in stacks, ducts, or pipes. This compact sensor is designed to save time by eliminating the need for manual inspections, reduce maintenance, and prevent emissions and downtime.

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    ENVIRONMENT: Attend the Green Mining Conference, Sept 12-14

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The Green Mining Conference represents a co-operative venture between Coleman Township, the Town of Cobalt, and the Town of Latchford. Plan on attending Sept. 12-14, 2018, to enjoy networking, local tours, and technical discussions on everything from brownfield

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    GEOSCIENCE: Imdex launches new in-field geoanalysis solution

    June 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER –  Imdex Limited,  an Australian mining equipment, technology and services provider, launched its in-field geoanalysis solution at the Resources for Future Generations Conference (June 16-21,2018) in this city. Making an informed decision in the minerals discovery process requires reliable

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    TRUCK: Terex 2766C stars in extreme British TV contest

    June 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UNITED KINGDOM – Carnage, one of the latest shows from British TV channel Sky, sees contestants battling customized vehicles against each other in a series of challenging arenas. But they aren’t just competing with each other, they also have to

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    DRILLING: Boart Longyear launches new XQ wireline coring rods

    June 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Boart Longyear is launching new XQ wireline coring rods for use in drilling and coring applications in the mining industry. Well-known for first introducing the industry renowned Q rod, and then the RQ rod which

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    TRUCKS: Caterpillar builds 1,000th Cat 797

    June 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DECATUR, Ill. – Caterpillar recently celebrated the manufacture of the 1000th Cat 797 Mining Truck. With 363 tonnes payload capacity, the 797F model is Caterpillar’s largest truck and the largest mechanical drive mining truck in the world. The 797 is the only

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    SAMPLE PREP: ColdBlock inks global distribution and sales partnerships

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – ColdBlock Technologies announced on June 6 that it has signed four new strategic sales partnerships to meet market demand for its innovative laboratory digestion technology. The partnerships provide new and existing ColdBlock customers with regional technical and sales