Canadian Mining Journal



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    TESTING: AGAT Labs offers full service from exploration to production

    August 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – AGAT Laboratories has recently received accreditation for its Thunder Bay location through the Standards Council Canada (SCC). This accreditation allows the company to expand its service offerings across multiple locations, further bolstering the turnaround times and deliverables for

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    TRUCK: Upgraded Terex TA300 boosts fuel efficiency

    August 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UNITED KINGDOM – Terex Trucks’ TA300 now offers a more fuel efficient experience thanks to a new transmission. The 28-tonne workhorse boasts the latest EP320 transmission from ZF as standard. This results in a 5% imPreview (opens in a new

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    FINANCING: MineSense raises $18M to drive commercialization

    August 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – MineSense Technologies, a pioneer in industrial IoT providing real-time, sensor-based ore data and sorting solutions for large scale mines, has closed a US$18 million equity financing to position itself for full commercial launch. Led by Prelude Ventures, the

  • MERGER: Metal 7 acquires maker of shovel lifting equipment

    August 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SEPT-ILES, Que. – To broaden its range of highly specialized products and solutions for the mining industry, Metal 7 Inc. announces the acquisition of the manufacturer Megatraction Equipment, which is headquartered in Quebec City. Megatraction designs and builds the Megalifter,

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    SCREENS: Expect longer life from Haver & Boecker

    August 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Haver & Boecker, a leading equipment manufacturer and solutions provider in aggregates and mining applications, offers Ty-Max and Ty-Wire screen media, now with longer wear life proven through extensive field testing. Haver & Boecker Canada president

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    DRILLS: Cat Command available for blasthole drills

    August 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – Cost-effective, high precision drilling gets your whole mining value chain off to a good start. Cat Command for drilling, a capability of the Cat MineStar technology suite, helps achieve excellent results through drill automation – which will

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    SAFETY: Edge3 launches distracted driving platform

    August 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TEMPE, Ariz. – Edge3 Technologies, a leading supplier of machine vision, deep learning and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, announces the commercial launch of a new platform – CloudDETECT. This cloud-based AI solution leverages existing camera equipment that may already be

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    TRUCKS: Cat articulated truck production reaches 50,000 units

    August 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PETERLEE, U.K. – In a year of multiple milestones for Cat trucks, Caterpillar announces the manufacture and delivery of its 50,000th articulated truck. Since the start of Cat branded articulated truck manufacturing in Peterlee, U.K., in 1985, Caterpillar has become

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    ENERGY: Schneider Electric and REV collaborate to provide solutions for western Canada

    July 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Schneider Electric Canada, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, is enhancing its collaboration with REV, an electrical solutions provider based in Calgary, to provide cutting edge holistic solutions to meet customer demands. REV offers flexible,

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    WHEEL LOADER: Komatsu America introduces new WA480-8 model

    July 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. – Komatsu America has introduced the new WA480-8 wheel loader. Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified emissions regulations compliant engine, this latest addition to the wheel loader family combines higher production with lower fuel costs, improved

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    EXPLORATION: SGS opens sample preparation facilities in Val d’Or, Whitehorse

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – SGS Canada is opening a new sample preparation facility in Val-d’Or. The new laboratory is strategically located to service the growing needs of the minerals exploration industry in Quebec. Earlier this month, SGS opened a sample preparation facility in Whitehorse,

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    VALVES: New severe service guide from CGIS

    July 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – When it comes to mining and mineral processing, there are a number of factors to be considered when deciding if a Severe Service Valve (SSV) or general purpose valve (GPV) is the right valve for your application. At