Canadian Mining Journal

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    VALVES: Victalic brings Bermad line to North America

    October 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PENNSYLVANIA – Victaulic took advantage of the recent MINExpo to introduce the latest line of Bermad hydraulic control and air valve offerings to the North American mining industry. Designed and engineered specifically for mining applications, these durable cost effective automatic

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    TRUCK: Cat 794 AC a versatile performer

    October 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – Caterpillar’s newest large mining truck, the 794 AC, made its mining show debut at MINExpo 2016. The 291-tonne capacity truck uses a combination of proven designs – a chassis design that has accumulated about 18 million operating

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    SEISMIC RISK: BC earthquake warning technology goes global with SGS Canada partnership

    October 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Weir-Jones Engineering and SGS Canada have entered into a global preferred service provider agreement that will bring affordable and reliable BC developed earthquake early warning system (EEWS) technology, known as ShakeAlarm®, to countries with high seismic risk that currently

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    PUMPS: World’s largest mill pump beats 4,000 hours of continuous operation

    October 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – GIW Industries, leader in the design and manufacture of heavy duty centrifugal slurry equipment, pumps, and parts, helped a customer in Chile achieve what it thought impossible: developing a mill pump that can run at least 4,000 hours

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    DRONES: Heliceo offers world first in geomatics

    October 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FRANCE – The DroneBox technology is scalable, patented, and designed to equip both plane and multi-rotor unmanned aerial systems, as well as terrestrial photogrammetric and bathymetric unmanned vehicle systems (UVS). This solution is a genuine technological kernel, concentrating 70% of

  • ENERGY: Cat microgrid technologies from Hewitt Equipment offer renewable solutions

    September 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hewitt Equipment, the Caterpillar dealer for Quebec and the Maritimes, is proud to announce that it will now offer the most recent Cat® microgrid technology, a new suite of power systems that integrates many innovations in terms of

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    SOFTWARE: Bridgestone introduces TreadStat tire and rim management solution

    September 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TENNESSEE – Bridgestone Americas is introducing the next generation of its off-the-road (OTR) tire and rim management software, TreadStat™. The performance tracking solution has been enhanced to include several new features that support the evolving needs of the global OTR

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    WEAR PLATES: New Hardox HiTemp likes it hot

    September 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Hardox HiTemp is a welcome addition to SSAB’s Hardox wear plate family. Hardox is a wear resistant steel with worldwide recognition. It has been improving productivity and extending service life in all kinds of industries for more than

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: FLSmidth’s SmartCyclone solution avoids upsets

    September 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UTAH – FLSmidth’s SmartCyclone™ is a monitoring and control solution for reducing cyclone-related process perturbations, improving cyclone overflow particle size distribution, predicting and controlling cyclone maintenance schedules, and optimizing closed-circuit grinding processes. The SmartCyclone closed circuit grinding optimization system, combines:

  • Major Drilling prepares for an exploration rebound

    September 19, 2016 by Originally posted by The Northern Miner

    VANCOUVER — Service providers provide an interesting bellwether for the mining industry, and management at Major Drilling International is expecting a “resurgence in demand for specialized drilling” in the near future. The company noted its revenues were already up 8% during its

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    LUBRICANTS: Petro-Canada’s HYDREX XV wins environmental leader product of the year award

    September 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – Petro-Canada Lubricants, a Suncor business, has received an Environmental Leader Product of the Year Award for its newest reformulation of HYDREX™ XV. The Environmental Leader program recognizes excellence in the fields of environmental, sustainability and energy management. HYDREX

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    GOLD: Gekko achieves milestone at TMAC’s Hope Bay development

    September 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Gekko Systems has successfully completed the first stage of the Hope Bay Project. The major milestone encompasses the design, manufacture and shipping of Gekko’s Python process plant with the capacity to treat 1,000 t/d, and a concentrate treatment