Canadian Mining Journal

GIW Industries Inc. - Div. GiW-KSB Mining Group

  • News

    PUMPS: GIW introduces safer solution for automated maintenance

    October 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – GIW Industries recently announced the Remotely Adjusted Mechanical Suction Liner (RAMSL) product enhancement for the GIW Minerals MDX Pump. The RAMSL is the next phase of a continuous improvement plan between GIW and Escondida, the largest copper mine

  • News

    PUMPS: Ten must-haves to look for in your slurry pump service provider

    October 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – When selecting a technical service partner, it can be tempting to rush and choose the first company that turns up — or skip the partnership altogether and keep services in-house. However, in addition to salary and benefits expenses

  • News

    PUMPS: All oilsands using GIW units for hydrotransport

    October 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – With the upcoming installation of a GIW Minerals TBC-92 pump, GIW Industries will officially have hydrotransport pumps in service at all operating Canadian oilsands mines. This landmark project is taking place at the site of a customer who

  • News

    PUMPS: GIW offers tips to prevent slurry pump abrasion and corrosion

    July 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In the long run, nothing is as crucial to slurry pump design as wear life. On any given day, countless particles and chemicals within slurry can wear down pump parts and negatively affect performance. The two phenomena most responsible for

  • News

    PUMPS: GIW renews commitment to customer support

    May 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GROVETOWN, Georgia – Many GIW pump customers in the mining industry faced struggles over the past few years. In 2017, the market flattened out and began turning upward. GIW Industries was not exempt from the market’s volatility. Although the year

  • News

    PUMPS: What slurry pump maintenance can I perform — and when should I call the experts?

    April 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Like so many other machines, slurry pumps require regular maintenance to function optimally and reliably. Without proper care, pumps can suffer catastrophic failures, which can result in unscheduled repairs, potential injury, and facility downtime. Even if they don’t fail, poorly maintained

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: GIW Industries, Bridgestone, Karnalyte Resources, Prize Mining, and Rye Patch Gold

    February 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GIW Industries has made Anthony “Tony” Robins the new service centre manager in Fort McMurray, Alta. He brings 39 years of mining experience and passion for slurry pumping will make positive changes for the oil sands sector. Marisa Blank is

  • News

    PUMPS: Avoid catastrophic slurry pump cavitation

    December 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Cavitation is a serious – and seriously costly – issue that can occur in centrifugal slurry pumps. These tips can help you recognize and prevent cavitation damage in your system. Are you struggling with your centrifugal slurry pump? Maybe you’re

  • News

    PUMPS: World’s largest mill pump beats 4,000 hours of continuous operation

    October 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – GIW Industries, leader in the design and manufacture of heavy duty centrifugal slurry equipment, pumps, and parts, helped a customer in Chile achieve what it thought impossible: developing a mill pump that can run at least 4,000 hours

  • News

    ANNIVERSARY: GIW celebrating 125 years

    March 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – 2016 marks the 125th anniversary of GIW Industries Inc. Businesses rise and fall for many reasons, yet despite experiencing many of those reasons firsthand, GIW has continued to thrive. The secret to success isn’t much of a secret:

  • News

    PUMPS: GIW, Outotec team up for sales and service

    October 27, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GROVETOWN, Georgia – KSB’s US subsidiary GIW Industries and Finnish supplier Outotec are teaming up to sell and service GIW full line of hard rock mining pumps globally. Through the partnership with an international systems supplier, KSB expects to win

  • Feature

    Pumps for the mining and processing industries

    June 1, 2014 by Make Blundell*

    I don’t have to tell you that the mining industry is an extremely important part of the Canadian economy. National Resources Canada reports that in 2012, mining contributed approximately $63 billion to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP),…