Canadian Mining Journal

  • ENVIRONMENT: Concrete Canvas chooses Titan as Canadian sales agent

    October 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Concrete Canvas, the British manufacturer and inventor of the innovative Concrete Canvas geosynthetic cementitious composite mat  (GCCM), and Titan Environmental Containment, a leading Canadian geosynthetics supplier, are pleased to announce that they have entered into a distribution agreement

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    CRUSHING: Metso creates new line of crusher wear parts

    September 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HELSINKI – Metso Corporation is expanding its crusher wear part offerings by launching a new range of OEM crusher liners. Available for selected markets beginning September 2019, the new Metso O-Series offers the right balance between performance, affordability and reliability.

  • ENVIRONMENT: Schneider Electric ahead of carbon neutral schedule

    September 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Schneider Electric this week at Climate Week NYC 2019 that it is drastically stepping up its commitment to carbon neutrality with three new actions: (1) accelerating its 2030 goal of carbon neutrality in its extended ecosystem by

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    LUBRICANTS: Petro-Can expands its Traxon and Duron lines

    September 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Petro-Canada Lubricants, a HollyFrontier business, has expanded its Traxon and Duron product lines with the launches of Duron Advanced 5W-30 and Traxon Synthetic 75W-85. The introduction of the new oils demonstrate continued product innovation from Petro-Canada Lubricants to

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    NEW TECHNOLOGY: Epiroc supplying EVs to Agnico’s Kittila mine

    September 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Less than a year after Epiroc’s launch of its new generation battery electric mining equipment, the company has won orders for those machines from customers in several countries including Finland, Australia and Canada. In Finland in the third

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    SAFETY: New app from Fatigue Science tracks impact of sleep

    September 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Canadian software company Fatigue Science is launching Readi, a new scientifically validated mobile app that enables users to discover the true impact of sleep on their waking hours. Readi analyzes sleep data in order to predict the effects

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    SAFETY: Perform autonomous raise checks with Rail Runner

    September 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTH BAY, Ont. – True innovation is realized through curiosity and collaboration. SafeSight’s latest safety creation has arrived from deep collaboration with Redpath Canada bringing both their field experience and innovative concepts to the table. The result has been the

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    EXCAVATOR: Komatsu PC2000-11 speed loading of trucks up to 200 tonnes

    September 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ILLINOIS – Komatsu America introduces its PC2000-11 hydraulic excavator. Equipped with an EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine, the PC2000-11 has more horsepower and a new engine-pump control for faster cycle times and improved multifunction performance. “The PC2000-11 is designed

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    POWER: Cut costs with reliable Cat micro-grids

    September 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – The Cat Microgrid system is the recipient of the 2017 Power magazine commercial and industrial generation award. The system contains both photovoltaic solar modules and energy storage. Here are some of the award winning advantages: Increased energy efficiency

  • LITHIUM: Veolia technology chosen for Toyota, Orocobre refinery

    September 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    JAPAN – Veolia Water Technologies will provide a chemical processing plant featuring HPD® evaporation and crystallization technologies designed to convert lithium carbonate into lithium hydroxide employed in the manufacturing of batteries that power electric vehicles. Driven by their joint success

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    DRILLING-BLASTING: BME in Canadian JV with Consbec

    September 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    JOHANNESBURG – Blasting and explosives leader BME, a member of South Africa-based Omnia Group, has announced a joint venture in Canada with Consbec, the largest surface drilling and blasting contractor in Canada. The JV – called BME Mining Canada Inc.

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    DRILLING: Cat introduces down-the-hole hammer and bits for blastholes

    September 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – Caterpillar now offers Cat down-the-hole (DTH) hammers and bits designed for the most severe blasthole drilling applications. And they are cost effective for a wide range of drilling needs. The new Cat DTH hammer is 150 mm