Canadian Mining Journal

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    TRUCKS: Terex haulers go the distance in Siberian coal mine

    May 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SIBERIA – Located in south western Siberia, Kemerovo Oblast – also known as Kuzbass after the Kuznetsk Basin – is one of Russia’s most important industrial regions. Infamous for its long and cold winters, where temperatures can plummet to -35°C,

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    DRONES: International Drone Conference and Exposition

    May 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – Mark your calendar for Sept. 6-8 and plan to attend InterDrone, where everyone in the market can get together. It is three opportunities in one: Drone Techcon – for drone builders, engineers, OEMs and developers. Content focuses

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    BIN LEVELS: Reliable inventory management from BinMaster

    May 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Frustrated by long lead times on rotary level indicators? BinMaster delivers in just days within the continental U.S. Reliable BinMaster rotaries are made in the United States. Inventory of the most popular models of the standard BMRX

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    CONTRACTING: Cementation, Logimin join forces in South America

    May 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – During the annual CIM conference on May 01, 2017, Roy Slack signed a memorandum of understanding on behalf of Cementation Canada  with Jacques Martinod, of contractor Logimin S.A. Logimin is a mining contractor based in Ecuador. As part

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    TRAINING: Wenco’s e-learning advantage

    May 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Ever wondered how e-learning can help the mining industry? Delegates at the 2017 CIM convention found the answers. Wenco International Mining Systems of Richmond, B.C., took the opportunity to invite people to hear the behind-the-scenes details of the

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies ups reliability, lowers fuel use at Mexican mines

    April 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – At an accelerating rate, Mexican mines are taking advantage of advanced simulation technology along with skilled people and proven process from Immersive Technologies to optimize their equipment operator workforce. Mine sites are measuring significant improvements in reliability and

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    BLASTING: iRing introduces more accurate costing models

    April 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTH BAY, Ont. – iRing, a global leader in underground mining solutions, announces the release of its new scenario-based costing module, which enables mine planning engineers to more accurately cost out an entire blast, from the products used to the

  • MOVING: Caterpillar to build new global headquarters

    April 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEERFIELD, Ill. – Caterpillar Inc. announced today that its new global headquarters will be located in Deerfield, Illinois, a northern Chicago suburb. The new headquarters building is minutes away from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, is centrally located near major interstates

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    CONVEYOR: Doppelmayr RopeCon starts up at cement plant

    April 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GUATEMALA – The successful start-up of Doppelmayr RopeCon aerial conveyor system which will transport limestone from the quarry to the area where it will be processed has recently taken place in Guatemala, about 35 km from the capital. The installation,

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    MAINTENANCE: Outotec’s new digital tool produces same-day reports

    April 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Customers can now get immediate feedback from their equipment inspections thanks to a new mobile app being rolled out for Outotec equipment. The app guides service technicians through the inspection process, allowing them to capture all relevant technical

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    SCREENING: IROCK’s new mobile finishing plant for medium-to-large operations

    April 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VALLEY VIEW, Ohio – IROCK Crushers’ new TS-518 mobile tracked screening plant gives medium to large producers a compact, heavy duty and easy-to-move finishing screen with a high output. IROCK developed the screener with hydraulically powered components, including conveyors, so the

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: FLSmidth wins contract for Lac a Pal phosphate plant

    April 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Arianne Phosphate, as part of advancing the Lac à Paul phosphate project the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region, has signed a memorandum of understanding with FLSmidth to provide all production equipment and engineering for the future plant, in collaboration with the various key