Canadian Mining Journal

  • Epiroc introduces the RCS 4.20 Rig Control System for Pit Viper rigs

    November 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Epiroc has introduced RCS 4.20, a software update to its proprietary Rig Control System, taking the next step in data-driven mining. RCS 4.20 includes a range of improvements as well as major features like Time Usage Model, Real Time Data

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    RPMGlobal marks thirty years of XERAS financial budgeting and forecasting tool

    November 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    RPMGlobal is celebrating the mining industry’s most trusted financial budgeting tool, XERAS, which turns 30 this month. XERAS was first introduced to the mining industry in 1990 in a simple English desktop format, and within a year or two, had

  • MacLean water cannon joins remote machines at Newcrest’s Cadia Valley

    November 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Newcrest Mining’s Cadia Valley Operations has achieved a world first in mobile equipment interoperability – integrating a remote operated MacLean Engineering water cannon into its Epiroc automation fleet at Cadia East. In 2018, Cadia started a loader automation trial with

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    Littelfuse launches DC Disconnect Switch product line

    November 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Littelfuse, a global manufacturer of technologies in circuit protection, power control, and sensing, has introduced its DC Disconnect Switch product line. The Littelfuse LS6 (available in 1000 and 500 volts) and the LS6R (available in 1500 volts) series are energy-efficient,

  • Metso Outotec launches Filter Optimizer for improved performance, energy use

    November 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Metso Outotec has introduced an innovative Filter Optimizer to further boost the performance of its Larox PF filter in the mining and chemical industry processes. The game-changing Filter Optimizer improves the PF filter’s performance by enabling more precise control over

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    Hexagon, RealWear reshape maintenance ops with connected workflows

    November 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Hexagon and RealWear continue to advance interoperability between Hexagon’s Xalt Connected Worker solution and RealWear’s HMT family of wearable, hands-free devices. The resulting real-time data from Hexagon’s solutions, transmitted to RealWear’s hands-free, voice-enabled headsets, can help operations mitigate safety hazards.

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    Metso Outotec introduces mill discharge pumps for concentrators

    November 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Metso Outotec has introduced a full line of mill discharge pumps for reliable and efficient slurry handling in minerals processing. ”Slurry handling is vital in maximizing a minerals processing plant’s productivity and efficiency,” Diwakar Aduri, product manager, MD pumps at

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    Nokia launches first 5G-ready network with Teck, Shaw Business at Elkview in BC

    November 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nokia has announced a partnership with Shaw Business to deploy Western Canada’s first dedicated 5G-ready private LTE mining network for Teck Resources at the company’s Elkview coal operations in B.C. The industrial-grade network is expected to deliver greater coverage, mobility,

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    SRK unveils new website

    November 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    International consultancy SRK Consulting has launched a new global website, which shares the company’s knowledge and world-leading expertise in mining and other earth and water resource industries. The modernized, multilingual site dynamically displays content tailored to a user’s location, to

  • Sandvik plans for greener future in Ontario

    October 29, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Sandvik has announced details on its plans for a greener, more agile future for the company in Canada, and plans to begin this transition in Ontario before the end of the year. The company’s vision for its future operations in

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    Metso Outotec launches HPGR retrofit kit with mechanical skew control

    October 28, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Metso Outotec is launching the mechanical skew control HPGR (High Pressure Grinding Roll) retrofit kit for improved throughput and energy efficiency on the heels of the new HRCe HPGR release. The industry standard was set when the HRC HPGR was

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    Exyn adds new autonomous drone and ExynPak to product line

    October 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Exyn Technologies, a company specializing in autonomous aerial robot systems for complex, GPS-denied industrial environments, has announced two new products, the ExynAero and ExynPak. The new products were developed to expand the reach of Exyn’s technology in challenging and previously