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Resource nationalism again becomes an issue as world economy recovers

nationalism’ – the new term for attempts by resource-rich countries to siphon into state coffers greater revenue from mining and petroleum projects through increased tax and royalty rates and state ownership levels – is supposed to be something

Industrial markers for all applications from Dy-Mark (Aust)

almost all surfaces. The hard fibre acrylic nib and aluminium shell of the D10 make it the ideal marker for use in the mining, manufacturing and metal fabrication industries.John Parker, General Manager of Sales at Dy-Mark, believes that the

Spill Station Opens Victorian & Queensland Branches

of your chemical storage questions.  Richard Seuren is Queensland Branch Manager and has a long history in mining as both a miner and supplier to the industry. As well as Richard's broad knowledge of the issues faced on mine sites,

Assessment system identifies performance impairments

Identification, security and safety solutions provider Doculam supplies an occu-?pational safety performance ?assessment technology (Ospat) system that screens mine employees daily for performance impairments such as fatigue, stress and illness,

Diesel and gas engine protection and monitoring with engine saver

Engine Saver, now available from Norman G Clark has applications in mining, marine, construction, railway,irrigation, military and power generation. It monitors a combination ofpressure, temperature and RPM on 8, 12 and 16 cylinder diesel or gas

NETT TECH particulate matter diesel filters available from Norman G Clark

not considered a particulate emission and are not regulated.Examples of such applications include underground non-coal mining in the U.S.(particulates measured as total carbon) or occupational health environments inGermany (particulates measured

Kennards primed to meet pump needs

available is an extra high-head, eight inch (200mm) pump, which is particularly suited for the mining industry with its maximum head of 185 metres and pumping rate of up to 150 litres per second.  Trailer-mounted six inch (150mm)

K'Enyuka Forms Alliance With Ingwenya Mineral Processing

ADD A COMMENT PRINT EMAIL | Updated 6 hours ago TEXT SIZE Attached please find a press release on: Hydro-pyrometallurgical and mineral processing engineering and project management company K'Enyuka has formed an alliance with Ingwenya Mineral Processing

PST-S3121 data logger from Pacific Sensor Technologies

and Museums, archives, galleriesData loggers supplied by Pacific Sensor Technologies are suited to food production, mining and mineral processing, building HVAC management, building HVAC automation, warehouses, glasshouses, manufacturers,

Lubrication is key

ADD A COMMENT PRINT EMAIL | TEXT SIZE Attached please find a press release on: Effective lubrication of moving surfaces is essential in almost all industrial applications, ranging from conveyors, chains, shafts and cables to steering axles, pivot arms

Wet drum magnetic separators available from Magnet Sales Australia

Sales Australia have recently become distributors of a range of wet drum magnetic separators for use in the mining industry, especially in washeries and iron ore recovery. Wet drum magnets are available in counter current, con

CAT Rental Power chooses Sullair diesel air compressors

is this reliability that sets Sullair apart, according to Sullair marketing manager, construction and mining, Ian Tessmann. “Sullair air compressors are tailored to suit the demanding conditions encountered at Australian sites,” he said. “The

Capital equipment provider secures first rope attachment contract

Capital equipment division of Becker Group of Companies recently secured its first contract for rope attachments. The contract is for mining giant Rio Tinto for the manufacture of multirope Koepe winder systems that will be installed at the , in

Lifting equipment supplier focused on training

Supplier of lifting and rigging equipment as well as marine and offshore mooring Anchor Industries is focused on the training and development of its staff and clients. Anchor Industries MD Dale Hutcheson says that, despite positive company growth over

ABB's new coil shop opens its doors

Power and automation firm ABB opened a new coil shop at its Alrode machine factory, ?in Johannesburg, last week, to better meet local and global demand. This follows ABB?s move to consolidate all its Gauteng branches at its new R400-million, green

The New China Effect: China's steel & raw materials industries and their global impact (Vol 1 & 2)

Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) new report is an exclusive in-depth study on China's steel and raw materials industries and their global impact.

International Geology Conference focuses on technical optimisation in a constrained economic climate

in geological concepts and technology are the cornerstone of the competitiveness of the mining industry. Ensuring that technical knowledge and opportunity is optimised in mining and exploration has become a core priority in the current period of

Gain outstanding flexibility and purity with Atlas Copco's newest scroll compressor SF 17-22

Attached please find a press release on: The new oil-free scroll compressor SF 17-22 kW is the result of Atlas Copco's striving for continuous innovation. This revolutionary range opens a new world of possibilities for the most sensitive applications.

Asian countries show keen interest in Germany's bauma trade fair

The global economic crisis has not deterred exhibitors from wanting to participate in the bauma 2010 trade fair, with the organisers receiving more applications than ever, (MMI) executive director of capital goods shows Katharina Hamma said on Wednesday.

One of SA's largest SWH projects rolled out at platinum mine

Solar water heater (SWH) products and services provider Solar Heat has rolled out one of South Africa?s largest SWH installations at the change houses at Anglo Platinum?s Brakfontein shaft, which is currently being commissioned. Solar Heat said that

MECHTRONIK offers coolant system maintenance

capacity must be known — information that is not always readily available. The problem only gets worse in construction/mining fleets where cooling system capacities can vary from 20 to over 400litres. Coolant leakage can lead to major problems, in

Doing Business 2010: Rwanda is the Top Global Reformer;

Attached please find a press release on: In a year of fast-paced reform, 67 regulatory reforms were recorded in 29 of 46 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, finds Doing Business 2010: Reforming through Difficult Times, the seventh in a series of annual

M&R's order book consolidates at R40bn, following terminations worth R25bn

South African engineering and construction group Murray & Roberts (M&R) reported on Wednesday that its project order book had consolidated at the R40-billion level by June 30, down from the R55-billion backlog it reported at end of June last year,

Prime Power supported by Olympian Generator Sets

Australia recently won orders worth $60 million for power projects to help the international mining group, Rio Tinto,  at their iron-ore mines in the Pilbara region of north-west Western Australia.According to Saju Pothen, ABB Australia’s

Voith Goes Hybrid – Two Systems for More Value for the Environment

Attached please find a press release on: Fuel prices are rising, the climate change is a global issue, and millions of people all over the world rely on public transport every day. With more than 200 000 DIWA transmissions sold, Voith as the specialist