Canadian Mining Journal

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    SENSOR: BinMaster’s different 3D level measurement

    August 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA – Measuring material levels in silos and converting levels to inventory is a tall task. When material piles unevenly, calculating accurate volume measurement is difficult. BinMaster’s 3D Level Scanner is the only sensor that measures more than one point with a

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    MATERIALS HANDLING: ThyssenKrupp ships ore handling system for Baffinland’s port

    August 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions is developing and building a new materials handling system for one of the most remote and challenging locations in the world – an iron ore port in northern Canada. Recently, the first plants were shipped

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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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    Custom screen solution improves plant performance at Bell Creek

    August 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Polydeck can increase throughput by 32%

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    PROBES: BinMaster level sensors that answer your probing questions

    July 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA – BinMaster‘s capacitance probes are an affordable, flexible solution for level detection in bins, tanks and silos. Capacitance probes detect the presence or absence of material in contact with the probe by sensing minute changes (as low as 0.5 pF)

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    BULK SOLIDS: BinMaster’s solution for inaccurate silo inventory

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA – BinMaster suggests the use of its 3D level scanners to cure any of the following conditions: Uneven piles. If the material surface is irregular, a single measurement point in the silo is won’t render volumetric accuracy. Large diameter

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    SCALES: Accurate weight data essential at mines

    March 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALIFORNIA – Accurate weight data is a critical part of many activities in the mining industry, at every stage from site exploration to processing and transportation of mined materials. Let’s look at how weighing accuracy affects resource acquisition and other

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    SENSORS: BinMaster offers non-contact measurement for liquids

    February 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA – BinMaster’s new NCR-25 non-contact radar level sensor continuously measures liquids contained in vessels up to almost 35 metres tall. The NCR-25 is best suited for water, fuels, oils, and other freely flowing, clean liquids. This sensor is suitable

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    LOADER: Cat builds 990K with productivity in mind

    December 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ILLINOIS – Caterpillar introduces the 990K aggregate handler, designed to deliver greater payloads in aggregates yard applications. With as much as a 25% payload increase, as compared to the standard 990K wheel loader, the new aggregate handler enables customers to

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    MATERIAL HANDLING: Luff and SKF enter into first North American SKF Equipped partnership

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY – Luff Industries is pleased to announce the strategic partnership with SKF and the introduction of the SKF Equipped program beginning 2018. For the first time in North America an original equipment manufacturer will be integrating SKF bearings into

  • Feature

    Haver & Boecker sifts profit out of sand

    April 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The role of vibrating screens to boost productivity.

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    Lower costs with in-pit crushing and conveying

    April 1, 2017 by Erik Isokangas

    How mining can save money by adopting in-pit crushing and conveying.