Canadian Mining Journal

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    WHEELS: All-steel version offered by Rubberless Tire

    October 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LEDUC, Alta. – The all-steel wheel (ASW), available from Rubberless Tire Co. (Canada),  is an engineered steel wheel which uses a built-in air cylinder based shock absorbing suspension mechanism that provides up to two times the suspension deflection, two times

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    CRUSHER: ThyssenKrupp eccentric roll primary crusher more efficient underground or on surface

    October 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GERMANY – With the development of a completely new type of crusher, the so-called eccentric roll crusher type ERC25-25, ThyssenKrupp has achieved a quantum leap in primary crushing. The new crusher features a particularly flat and robust design and high

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    SCREENS: Haver & Boecker adds guard to vibrating screens for wear protection

    October 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Haver & Boecker,a leading equipment manufacturer and solutions provider in aggregates and mining applications, introduces Zip Guard. The 12.5-mm-thick polyurethane liner is installed on the cross beams of a vibrating screen to reduce the impact of

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    FLOTATION: Eriez reveals new paradigm in sulphide processing

    October 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DELTA, B.C. –  Eriez Flotation Division (EFD) has just released a new white paper titled “A New Paradigm in Sulfide Processing,” written by Mike Mankosa, Ph.D., executive VP of global technology. This special report explores a split-feed circuit developed by EFD which was specifically

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    DOZER: Faster cycle times with new Komatsu D375A-8

    October 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. – Komatsu America Corp. introduced the D375A-8 crawler dozer on Sept. 26. The D375A-8 features an EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine that produces over 20% more horsepower while the dozer is traveling in the reverse direction.

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    MONITORING: Instantel introduces new Micromate and Minimate Pro firmware

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    KANATA, Ont. – Instantel has released new firmware for both its Micromate and Minimate Pro monitoring units. MM10.88 for Micromate units corrects two issues. First, that of the histogram peak of the sound level microphone was higher than the waveform

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    LOADER: Sandvik promises better narrow vein safety and productivity

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – The new Sandvik LH202 loader is targeted for narrow vein mining applications with tunnel widths between 2.0 and 2.5 meters. It has been designed to help reduce dilution and improve flexibility and operator safety when working in close

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    CONFERENCE: Mines and Money Americas full program available

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The Mines and Money Americas conference, to be held in this city on Oct 2 to 4, 2017, has made available the full program of the event. Click here to download a copy of the brochure. Mines and

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    BOLTER: Sandvik offering new intelligent DS422i cable bolter

    September 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TAMPERE, Finland – Combining more than three decades of mechanized cable bolting engineering, the cutting edge Sandvik DS422i cable bolter is designed to enable better process control through assistive and automatic technologies and connectivity. The DS422i is built on the

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    SEPARATION: Metso’s next generation hydrocyclones, the MHC series

    September 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HELSINKI – Metso’s new MHC series hydrocyclones deliver a high unit capacity and exceptional separation efficiency for a wide range of classification duties. They feature optimized process performance, superior wear component design, and improved ease of maintenance. That means users benefit from improved inlet head

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    CONFERENCE: Renewables and low carbon energy experts to meet in Toronto

    September 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Global mining leaders will meet with international renewables and low-carbon energy experts in Toronto this Nov. 27-28 at the 5th annual Energy and Mines World Congress. The challenges of carbon and energy in mining are the key themes

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    DOZER: Cat’s innovative D10 celebrates 40 years

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Forty years ago, this writer drove the first Cat D10 dozer delivered to Canada. The brute was the centrepiece of a well-attended press conference at Hewitt Equipment in Pointe Claire, Que. When things began to slow down, I evidently put