Canadian Mining Journal

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    VALVES: Guide to severe service from CGIS

    October 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

      VANCOUVER – When it comes to mining and mineral processing, there are a number of factors you need to consider when deciding if a severe service valve (SSV) or general purpose valve (GPV) is the right valve for an application. If you’re not 100%

  • Feature

    The real world benefits of used oil analysis

    October 1, 2019 by Ron LeBlanc, Sr.

    Enjoy lower costs and better machine performance

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    Seven ways to extend the life of your excavator

    October 1, 2019 by Craig Steinhauser

    Tips from excavator manufacturer Hitachi

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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.

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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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    PUMPS: How to avoid damage when a pump is stored

    August 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – Planning to put your pump into storage? Make sure you know the proper procedures — and follow them — in order to avoid long-term damage. GIW Industries helps its customers tackle some of the most complex pumping challenges

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    CONVEYORS: Launch of Aura IQ to revolutionize conveyor monitoring

    August 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRISBANE, Australia – With conveyors underpinning efficiency, and ultimately profitability in bulk handling operations around the globe, maintenance has traditionally been a real problem. Conventional methods of advanced conveyor failure detection is often unreliable, subjective, time consuming and labour intensive,

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    IMAGING: How thermal imaging boosts safety, cuts downtime says FLIR

    July 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In the mining industry, where adverse weather and environmental conditions are workplace norm, thermal imaging has been proven a dependable tool to help limit unscheduled downtime and improve workplace safety. In the process, it has proven to save millions of

  • Feature

    Top Tips for oil selection

    June 1, 2019 by Brian Humphrey

    Picking the right lubricant can avoid downtime

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    Eight steps to improve your mining maintenance

    June 1, 2019 by Gerard Wood

    Good advice for miners

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    Protect your rig from Mother Nature

    June 1, 2019 by Eric Mosley

    Preventing damage to keep your rig drilling

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    PUMPS: GIW answers the question – What’s wrong with my bearings?

    May 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – Each day, GIW Industries engineers work with customers to solve problems associated with their pumps. One pump component we get a lot of questions about is the cartridge bearing assembly. We spoke to Jon Keith, GIW product manager,