Canadian Mining Journal

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    BLASTING: Cloud puts MineExcellence blast technology at fingertips

    July 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – MineExcellence provides an integrated cloud and mobile based technology platform for blasting that makes it readily accessible to an average blaster. This platform takes an integrated view of blasting. It enables an average blaster to not only design

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    DRILL: New Cat MD6310 blasthole rig offers efficiency

    July 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ILLINOIS – Building on the solid legacy of the MD6420C, the new Cat MD6310 blasthole drill offers substantial technology, efficiency and productivity improvements. A key advantage of the machine, Cat electronics deliver advanced troubleshooting for efficient drill operation and scalable

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    PUMPS: KSB broadens range of API-compliant high pressure models

    July 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – KSB Pumps has added a new large-sized member to its CHTR series of high pressure pumps for petroleum industry applications. Members of the CHTR family are designed to be fully compliant with the American Petroleum Institute’s API

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    GENERATOR: Doosan adds mobile G40 to product offering

    July 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STATESVILLE, N.C. – Doosan Portable Power has added the G40 WDO mobile generator to its product lineup. Rated with prime power output of 39 kVA, the G40 fills the position between the popular Doosan G25 and G50 generator models. Equipped

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies boosts operator skills at Hounde mine

    July 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURKINA FASO – The greenfield Hounde gold operation of Endeavour Mining in has recently gone into development and with quick timelines to get equipment to site and operators trained. Endeavour Mining has selected operator training solutions from Immersive Technologies. Operators

  • AGREEMENT: FLSmidth, Sandvik strike mining systems deal

    July 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    COPENHAGEN and STOCKHOLM – FLSmidth is acquiring a part of Sandvik Mining Systems. The deal includes continuous surface mining and minerals handling technologies. Sandvik said it plans to withdraw from the project  part – design and engineering of material handling

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    ADHESIVES: Maintain and repair using Loctite structural bonders

    July 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CONNECTICUT –  Henkel has introduced Loctite universal structural bonders, innovative adhesives powered by a patented hybrid technology that combines the most critical attributes of structural, instant and epoxy adhesives – bond strength, speed and durability. This powerful combination provides improved

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    AWARD: Fasken Martineau named global mining law firm of 2017

    July 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Who’s Who Legal has named Fasken Martineau as the Global Mining Law Firm of the Year for 2017, which is the ninth time in the past decade. With more than 150 years of mining experience, our Global Mining Group has earned an

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    HAULAGE: Sandvik smart truck designed for intelligent underground production

    July 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Sandvik is introducing a pair of new intelligent mining trucks for automated underground haulage. They deliver safety, productivity and profitability benefits. Paired with AutoMine Trucking, mines can increase haulage tonnage by as much as 30%, says the manufacturer.

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    FLOTATION: Jameson cells chosen for Cobre Panama project

    July 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PANAMA – The second installation in South America of Jameson cells in the past six months has been announced  by Glencore Technology – the latest one at the Cobre Panama copper project of Toronto’s First Quantum Minerals. First Quantum is

  • Communition: Metso investing in crusher wear parts manufacturing in Africa

    June 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Metso is increasing its manufacturing capacity for large crusher wear parts castings used in minerals processing by investing in a second melting furnace at the Isithebe foundry in South Africa. The EUR 3.5 million investment will ensure the availability of

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    Software: Caterpillar invests in Saas company

    June 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Caterpillar Venture Capital, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar, has announced a strategic investment in Alight, a San Francisco-based SaaS (software as a service) technology company that develops industry-specific solutions for financial forecasting and scenario analysis. The unique software has