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Liebherr Completes Field Tests for T236 Hauler

At an international press event recently in Leoben, Austria, Liebherr showcased its T 236 mining truck. This 100-metric-ton (mt) haul truck, which is powered by a diesel-electric drive system, is the…

2017-12-14 | Liebherr | Germany

FLSmidth’s nextSTEP Flotation Technology

Peñoles, the world’s top silver producer, and its subsidiary Fresnillo PLC, one of Mexico’s largest gold producers, plan to install FLSmidth’s nextSTEP flotation technology at operations throughout…

2017-12-13 | FLSmidth | United States

Newcrest Buys Eriez Flotation Equipment

Eriez Flotation Division (EFD) and Eriez- Australia have been selected to supply Newcrest Mining’s Cadia Valley Operations in New South Wales, Australia, with proprietary separation equipment that will…

2017-12-13 | Eriez Flotation Division | Canada

Atlas Copco Pledges to Go Strictly Electric

Atlas Copco announced it will focus on zero-emission and battery-driven machinery. The company has immediate plans to expand its current portfolio of electric mining equipment, including loaders, drill…

2017-12-13 | Atlas Copco Rock Drills AB | Sweden

Fifth Generation Spectrometer

SPECTRO Analytical Instruments introduced the SPECTRO MIDEX MID05 spectrometer. The spectrometer is a fifth-generation, fast, accurate, small spot energy-dispersive X-ray fluorescence (ED-XRF) analyzer…

2017-11-24 | Spectro Analytical Instruments | Germany

New Valves for Canadian Market

NCI Canada Inc. announced a new line of commercial iron body valves for the Canadian marketplace. The line consists of iron body butterfly, gate, globe and check valves. All meet all industry standards…

2017-11-24 | NCI Canada | Canada

First Aid and Trauma Technology

American Rock Salt, the largest producing salt mine in the U.S., has gone above and beyond compliance to improve safety — by installing the life-saving Mobilize Rescue System throughout its facilities.…

2017-11-24 | Mobilize Rescue Systems | United States

Logic Controller Enables Hot Swapping

The new ABB Jokab Safety Pluto programmable logic controller (PLC) is designed to enable hot swapping for replacement with just the removal of the old terminal caps and a push of a button. If wired correctly,…

2017-11-24 | ABB | Switzerland

Large Excavator Design Extends Service Life by Half

SANY launched the SY395H and the SY750H large excavators, designed for mine construction. The two models improve efficiency by 8%-10% over predecessor competition, and drop fuel consumption by 10%, the…

2017-11-17 | Sany | China

Outotec - Ore Sorting Tests Point to Process Efficiency

Dalradian Resources, a Canadian junior exploration and development company, announced positive ore sorting test results based on a bulk sample of mineralized development material from several of the veins…

2017-11-17 | Outotec | Finland

thyssenkrupp - New Crusher Design Combines Low Profile With High Output

A new crusher recently unveiled by thyssenkrupp is expected to “revolutionize” material processing in both underground and surface operations, according to the company, which describes its ERC25-25…

2017-11-16 | ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions AG | Germany

Sandvik - Easy Integration With AutoMine Tele-Remote

Sandvik recently debuted its AutoMine Tele-Remote for underground loaders, described as a new smart entry-level addition to its AutoMine product family. AutoMine Tele-Remote, according to the company,…

2017-11-16 | Sandvik | Sweden

Metso acquires WEARX to strengthen its position in mining services in Australia

Metso has today closed the acquisition of an Australia-based wear lining solutions provider WEARX. The company's sales in the fiscal year 2017 that ended on June 30 were AUD 35 million (EUR 23 million)…

2017-11-01 | Metso | Finland

Nexans to Power the World’s Largest Potash Mine

Nexans secures an eight-year contract to provide power cable and support services for the Mosaic K3 potash mine in Canada. As the global population continues to grow, potash, one of the key ingredients…

2017-10-25 | Nexans | France

System for Customizing Truck Bodies

Philippi-Hagenbuch announced deployment of Predictive Load, a system that customizes HiVol and Load Profiled truck bodies per customer specifications. The system considers the materials and haul cycles…

2017-10-19 | Philippi-Hagenbuch Inc | United States

Button Bit Series Beats Predecessor Competition

Robit released its Evolution button bit series for use in tunneling and drift applications. Testing on Scandinavian granite yielded grinding intervals up to 60% longer and a lifetime increase of 20% over…

2017-10-19 | Robit Rocktools Ltd | Finland

New Version of Explosive Engineers’ Mobile App

Dyno Nobel released a new version of its Explosives Engineers’ Mobile App. Key features include complete product specifications and application uses for Dyno Nobel products; custom blasting calculators;…

2017-10-19 | Dyno Nobel | United States

New Drives Have Smaller Footprint

Rockwell Automation unveiled the Allen- Bradley PowerFlex 6000 medium-voltage AC drives for compressors, pumps and fans. The drives deliver a voltage range of 2.4 to 11 kilovolts (kV) and provide 100%…

2017-10-19 | Rockwell Automation, Inc. | Sweden

Light Tipper Body For Indian Market Ups Payloads

SSAB Shape released the 20.3-m3 Mining Tipper body for the Indian market. It is 20% lighter than existing solutions in India, upping payload by 1.3 tons, SSAB reported. The body was manufactured by one…

2017-10-19 | SSAB AB | Sweden

Tests Prove Off-road Engine Runs at 315 kW

Volvo Penta announced higher power output for its latest 11-liter diesel engine, now rated at up to 315 kW, from the initial 285 kW. The higher power output has been verified through extensive testing.…

2017-10-19 | Volvo Penta | Sweden