Canadian Mining Journal

  • News

    VEHICLES: Marcotte partners with ENS industrial

    February 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ON – Marcotte Mining Machinery Services has partnered with ENS Industrial to provide a full range of utility vehicles and services across Canada. Customers will now have better access to trusted industrial equipment. With this partnership, Manitoba to the

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    LUBRICATION: Klondike Lubricants launches in Atlantic Canada

    February 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LANGLEY, BC – Klondike Lubricants Corporation has expanded its distribution network to Atlantic Canada. The company has been growing quickly from its West Coast origins, manufacturing and distributing OEM certified packaged and bulk oils, industrial lubricants and chemicals throughout the

  • Feature

    150 years of dynamite

    February 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Dyno Nobel, a global leader in commercial explosives headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, traces its roots back to Alfred Nobel and his pivotal invention of dynamite. The name dynamite is derived from the Greek word dýnamis, meaning power. This

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    SEPARATOR: New GDW machine a hit in Montreal

    January 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HANOVER, P – Gerard Daniel Worldwide (GDW) a leading manufacturer and distributor of industrial wire cloth, screening, and separator products, is pleased to report that the GDW Separator Products Division’s (  booth at the recent Powder & Bulk Solids Trade

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    SEPARATION: Eriez celebrates 75 years with new book

    January 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ERIE, PA – This year marks 75 years in business for Erie, PA-based Eriez. From humble beginnings in 1942, Eriez has evolved into a world leader in separation technologies with manufacturing facilities in Australia, Brazil, China, India, Japan, Mexico, South Africa and the United Kingdom as well as its Erie headquarters. Eriez

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies embeds simulators, staff at Canada Fluorspar

    January 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Immersive Technologies has mobilized a managed training solution which includes advanced equipment simulators and embedded staff at Canada Fluorspar near the town of St. Lawrence. Immersive Technologies’ embedded training staff have already aided the recruitment and assessment of

  • News

    BLASTING: 150 years of dynamite

    January 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY, UT—Dyno Nobel, a global leader in commercial explosives, traces its roots back to Alfred Nobel and his pivotal invention of dynamite. This year marks 150 years of progress due to the power of dynamite. Before dynamite, the ability

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    TRANSPORT: Manitoulin Transport opens larger terminal in Wawa

    January 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ontario – Manitoulin Transport announced on Jan. 23 that it has opened a new transportation terminal in Wawa, ON, further strengthening its ability to provide the widest direct coverage in Canada. The new terminal ensures that businesses in the

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    TRUCKS: Cat bringing autonomous capabilities to more sizes, more brands

    January 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RUTH, AZ – Caterpillar is developing autonomous mining truck technology for an expanded range of models, including other brands. At a recent Cat® MineStar™ Command for hauling demonstration at the company’s facility in Arizona, Caterpillar announced a project to adapt

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    EQUIPMENT: Atlas Copco board proposes corporate split in 2018

    January 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – Atlas Copco will propose at its 2018 annual general meeting that the group be split into two listed companies, Atlas Copco and NewCo (working name), and to distribute NewCo to the shareholders. NewCo will focus on mining/civil

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    SOFTWARE: Wenco’s Avoca creates business intelligence for mining

    January 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Last April, Wenco International released the Avoca Intelligence Suite — a business intelligence and analytics platform, built just for mining. Since then, a lot of folks have asked us about business intelligence and why the mining industry needs its own solution. So,

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    TRUCK: Volvo expand lineup with A45G articulated hauler

    January 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Fifty years ago, the articulated hauler was originated on the design philosophy that a truck could be both powerful and productive, while remaining incredibly nimble and efficient. Today, no line of articulated haulers better exemplifies this philosophy than