Canadian Mining Journal

Weir Minerals

  • News

    PUMPS: Weir adds three pumps to Lewis line

    March 4, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    MISSOURI – Weir Minerals has announced three additions to its Lewis range of pumps and valves for the sulphur, sulphuric and phosphoric acid industries: the Lewis VL axial pump, Lewis horizontal process pump and Lewis vertical high pressure molten salt

  • DEWATERING: A how to guide from Weir Minerals

    April 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WISCONSIN – Water is critical for every mine site, and without it the entire operation would stop.  Every mine site faces a different challenge with water – it’s either scarce, or in excess and causing an issue. Weir Minerals can

  • SUPPLIERS: Weir completes acquisition of ESCO Corporation

    July 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Weir Group PLC has completed the acquisition of ESCO Corporation, the world’s leading provider of ground engaging tools for surface mining and infrastructure markets, for an enterprise value of US$1,285m. It follows regulatory clearance for the transaction, which was

  • ACQUISITION: Weir in $1.3B deal for ESCO

    April 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GLASGOW – Weir Group has entered into a binding agreement to acquire ESCO Corp. (“ESCO”), a U.S. company based in Portland, Ore., for an equity value of US$1.1 billion and an estimated enterprise value of US$1.29 billion. ESCO is the

  • Feature

    A technical look at conveyors

    May 1, 2016 by Russell Noble

    Some consider them eyesores, others think they’re almost pieces of art, but regardless of how people look at them, conveyor systems are a bit of both in that they do create a distinct impression. Like them or not, there’s no

  • News

    PUMPS: Timetric respondents name Weir world’s best

    November 19, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – A recent survey by Timetric‘s Mining Intelligence Center (MIC) asked over 630 mine managers and senior decision makers across more than 500 mines globally, to nominate the leading manufacturers (in first and second place) for different types

  • News

    PROCESSING: Weir Minerals opens larger service, distribution centre for oil sands customers

    July 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ALBERTA – Weir Minerals Canada has relocated its service and distribution operation to a new 1,765-m2 facility in the MacKenzie Industrial Park to better serve its oil sands customers. Weir looks forward to increasing its customer…

  • News

    MILL EQUIPMENT: Weir launches new Enduron line

    June 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Weir Minerals is offering its new Enduron® line of comminution equipment, including crushers, screens and feeders for the mining, sand and aggregate industries.

  • News

    AWARD: Weir Canada shares steel design award

    April 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MISSISSAUGA, Ontario – Weir Canada is the recipient of the Alberta 2013 Canadian Institute of Steel Construction Design Award of Excellence, Industrial Category. The award is given every two years to recognize exceptional talent and…

  • ENVIRONMENT: Weir sells three reclaim water barges to Suncor TRO project

    December 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ALBERTA – In early 2010, Weir Minerals Canada (WMC) won an order to supply three Multiflo® mega-barges for Suncor’s TRO Project, located 30 km north of Fort McMurray, AB. This past spring, WMC and its team of contractors completed…