Canadian Mining Journal

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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

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    August 2016 cover

    August 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This month’s cover provided by SMS Equipment and Komatsu.

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    DRY SCRUBBER: J.H. Fletcher offers new machine for a cleaner bolting experience

    July 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WEST VIRGINIA – J.H. Fletcher & Co. has created a new product to improve the operator environment on roof bolters. The machine, known as a dry scrubber, has the ability to operate in a variety of applications, making it a

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    VENTILATION: Maptek, BBE join forces to advance mine vent solutions

    July 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Maptek and VUMA, a subsidiary of Bluhm Burton Engineering, have agreed to collaborate in the design on underground mines and mine ventilation solutions. The primary focus will be on data transfer between each company’s planning and simulation software.

  • EQUIPMENT: Komatsu to acquire Joy Global

    July 22, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Komatsu Ltd. of  Tokyo has signed a definitive agreement with Joy Global Inc. of Milwaukee, WI, under which its subsidiary Komatsu America will acquire 100% of Joy Global. Today, Komatsu’s annual revenue of US$4.29 billion from mining equipment business is generated

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    DIVESTITURE: Sandvik sells Mining Systems unit

    July 19, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Mining Systems unit for an undisclosed amount of money to CoBe Capital. Sandvik intends to retain ownership of ongoing projects that are close to completion. Mining Systems is a supplier