Canadian Mining Journal

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    INNOVATION: RCT and RUC Cementation Mining Contractors partnership

    February 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Smart technology company RCT and leading underground mining contractor RUC Cementation Mining have partnered together to further develop and deliver innovative technologies to the underground mining industry. The global companies, backed by a combined 72 years of experience

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    DRILLS: Boart Longyear brings new rigs to PDAC

    February 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY – Boart Longyear is bringing its newest drilling products and services to the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada annual trade show from March 5 to 7, 2018, in Toronto. This year’s showcase includes: TruScan Innovative Core

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    EQUIPMENT: Connect with Australian suppliers at PDAC

    February 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRISBANE, Australia – Opportunity abounds for organisations keen to engage with Australia’s mining supply industry at the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) convention early next month. For the first time, Australian Industry Growth Centre METS Ignited is attending

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    EQUIPMENT: SMT Scharf takes over RDH Mining Equipment

    February 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBAN, Ont. – SMT Scharf AG of Hamm, Germany, has indirectly acquired a 100% interest in RDH Mining Equipment through a subsidiary based in the same Canadian town. Scharf acquired all of RDH’s common shares for approximately $8 million. A

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    CONSULTANTS: Golder unveils refreshed image

    February 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Golder, a leading global engineering and consulting firm, unveiled its refreshed brand in January. This has been the first major refresh of the company’s brand in over half a century. “Golder has enjoyed a long and successful journey, responding to

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    CONVEYOR: ABB introduces gearless drive for wide range of motors

    February 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWITZERLAND – ABB says that its innovative gearless conveyor drive is available for use on a wider range of conveyor systems. Already proven on larger motors, the newest drive is designed for medium power range motors (1 to 3 MW

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    LUBRICATION: Petro-Canada launches Traxon synthetic gear oil

    February 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Petro-Canada Lubricants has announced its Traxon gear oil line has now expanded to include Traxon synthetic MTF 75W-80. This is a premium performance commercial vehicle manual transmission fluid, formulated to provide extended drain capability (up to 400,000

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    CONVEYOR: Superior builds longest, road portable version

    February 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MORRIS, Minn. – Superior Industries, a U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has manufactured the first ever 64-metre road portable, telescoping radial stacking conveyor. This TeleStacker conveyor, designed and built for a frac sand operation

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    SOFTWARE: BinMaster 3DLevelScanner alerts to danger of collapse

    January 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The walls of steel and concrete silos have been known to wear or fail causing cracking, denting, buckling, and bending that can lead to catastrophic collapse. For operations that want to detect uneven loading of silos that

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    DRIVES: IndraDrive Mi with new cooling options for extreme environments

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURLINGTON, Ont. –  The control cabinet-free IndraDrive Mi drive system from Rexroth allows for the realization of a completely independent drive solution. The supply unit that can be directly integrated into the machine makes this possible. Rexroth has now equipped

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    HARDFACING: SSAB introduces Duroxite 100 overlay wire

    January 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – SSAB has launched Duroxite 100 wire, a flux-cored welding wire for hardfacing components subject to sliding wear and moderate to low impact applications using an open arc welding process. The wire is an ideal solution for companies that

  • ACID RUNOFF: Technical guidance for creating effective ground covers

    January 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – The Global Cover System Guidance Document, like the GARD Guide, is intended as a best practice summary to assist mine operators, designers, and regulators to address issues where cover systems can be employed. This document builds on previous