Canadian Mining Journal



  • AUCTIONS: Ritchie Bros. to acquire IronPlanet

    August 30, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER and PLEASANTON, CA – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers., the world’s largest industrial auctioneer and a leading equipment distributor, and IronPlanet®, a leading online marketplace for used heavy equipment and other durable asset sales, today jointly announced that they have entered

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    PUMPS: New smart phone app analyzes performance

    August 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, ON – KSB Pumps Inc. has announced the release of an exciting new app for smart phones and tablets that can estimate the operating efficiency of a pump, indicating if there is any room for improvement. The KSB Sonolyzer

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    SOFTWARE: Shift Rescue analyses mine safety

    August 24, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ON – Focus FS, a leading provider of industrial worksite systems, has released its latest software product, Shift Rescue. The announcement happened during the 10th International Mine Rescue Competition (IMRC), hosted by Workplace Safety North and Ontario Mine Rescue, taking place this

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    FLEET MANAGEMENT: Activity Dispatch from Wenco controls tie-downs automatically

    August 23, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RICHMOND, BC – Mines can now claw back even more wasted time thanks to the newest advancement in dispatching – Activity Dispatch from Wenco International Mining Systems. Activity Dispatch erases the unnecessary time spent on shift change, meal breaks, and other

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    PUMPS: Tsurumi to focus on durability at MINExpo

    August 17, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – Tsurumi Pump will display the durability of its pumps at MINExpo International 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, from Sept, 26 to 28. Glenn Wieczorek, managing director of the company, said that MINExpo will provide the perfect opportunity to

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    MAGNETS: Tests prove Eriez Xtreme RE7 tube stronger than competitors

    August 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PENNSYLVANIA – According to the results from new performance testing conducted by Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), the Eriez Xtreme® RE7 tube circuit is significantly stronger than any other magnet on the market today. Full test data is available from Eriez. Eriez commissioned

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    CRUSHERS: Metso signs landmark deal with Codelco’s Chuquicamata mine

    August 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HELSINKI – Metso has won a significant deal to support the conversion of the largest open pit copper mine in the world to a large scale underground mining operation. The Chuquicamata mine, located 1,650 km north of Santiago, Chile, is

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    SOFTWARE: Wenco to unveil System 6 at MINExpo 2016

    August 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RICHMOND, BC – With the leaps in Wenco technology set to debut at MINExpo 2016, the mining industry is about to enter a whole new future of better performance. From Sept. 26-28, Wenco will join the other top innovators in mining

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    CONSULTING: CSA Global expands in North America with purchase of ACA Howe Canada

    August 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – CSA Global has acquired ACA How International, one of Canada’s oldest independent mining consulting firms. The Toronto-based group will provide a valuable addition to the CSA Global team. Over the coming months ACA Howe will be integrated into

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    SCISSOR LIFT: Marcotte reaches new heights in underground mining

    August 10, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ON – Marcotte Mining continues to push the boundaries of innovation with the development of an ultra-high scissor lift that exceeds standard underground capabilities. Designed to provide a safe work platform for installation of services in tunnel headings, the

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    SCREENS: McLanahan offers new MD vibratory screen line to market

    August 9, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PENNSYLVANIA –McLanahan Corporation is now introducing its own line of vibrating screens called the McLanahan MD vibratory screen. With a compact design, minimal maintenance, low power requirements and a product that is totally dust enclosed this line of screens provide

  • ENVIRONMENT: Veolia closes acquisition of Chemours’ sulphur products assets

    August 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PARIS, Aug. 1, 2016 /CNW/ — Veolia has closed the acquisition of Chemours’ sulphur products division assets, announced last June. Chemours sulphur products division is a specialist in the recovery of sulphuric acid and gases of the refining process, which are regenerated into