Suppliers & Equipment

ExxonMobil launches new educational video series “The Grease Experts”

ExxonMobil experts provide clear answers to technical grease questions, all sourced from real operators.

Hendrick announces new corporate website launch & rebranding

Redesigned website offers visitors richer insight into the Company’s integrated services and product offerings.

Hecla Greens Creek automates loading with Sandvik AutoMine®

Hecla’s Greens Creek is the first US underground mine utilizing automated loading technology from Sandvik. The major step will enable increased productivity, improved safety and better cost control, while bringing digitalization of the mining process closer and increasing operational transparency.

Rio Tinto says it wants to help Australian small businesses

The change will apply to more than 5,500 Australian suppliers under $1 million of expenditure.

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Oxford Instruments launches X-MET8000 Expert Geo

- a new high-performance handheld XRF analyser for geochemical analysis throughout the mining process

China successfully mines flammable ice from the South Sea

During the mining trial done at a depth of 4,153 feet, engineers extracted each day around 16,000 cubic metres of gas, with methane content of up to 99.5%.

De Beers taps into polished diamonds market with first-time auction

The pilot auction, scheduled for June 29, will include a wide range of polished stones manufactured directly from the company’s own rough diamonds.

First Quantum to kick off massive $5.48bn copper mine in Panama in just months

Cobre Panama project is now 50% complete and on track to produce 320,000 tonnes of copper in 2019, making the company one of the world’s top six producers of the red metal.

Automation solution providers shift gears to align with iiot-driven industry transformation

Digital solutions crucial to growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan’s Industrial Automation and Process Control team.

AMC Consultants wants miners to learn about uncertainty

According to AMC, cumulate uncertainty, particularly when it comes to resource estimation, creates serious risks for mining projects.

Sulzer offers complete supply service for subsea ROV manufacturer

Manufacturing a hydraulic power unit (HPU) that is destined to operate on the ocean floor up to depths of 2,500 metres requires considerable expertise and design excellence in order to deliver reliable and sustained performance.

Battery electric vehicles underground guideline published

Joint venture between GMSG and CMIC results in best practices guide for the mining industry.

UN troops to tackle violence at Central African Republic diamond mining hub

Only last year CAR was allowed to resume diamond exports after a three-year ban that tried preventing armed groups from financing a bloody inter-religious conflict.

First responsible, conflict-free artisanal gold supply chain operational in Congo

The Just Gold project is the first to successfully trace conflict-free and legal artisanal gold from mine site to export applying regional and international standards.

Cementation Canada partners with Nortech Holdings Ltd. Happy Valley Goose Bay

The partnership is an Inuit business with the Nunatsiavut Government.

MICROMINE releases Pitram 4.8, the latest version of the leading fleet management and mine control solution

Pitram 4.8 delivers major new functionality including Pitram’s new mobile application, Pitram Connect

This is KORE Geosystems’ plan to #DisruptMining

The Toronto-based company's solution for data acquisition while drilling received $500K in funding.

THENERGY ANALYSIS: Solar-diesel and wind-diesel microgrids for off-grid mines gain momentum – new projects expected

Two recent project announcements show that renewables are an attractive solution for improving mining companies’ energy cost positions.

High Lift Chip Trapper moves liquid farther and higher

EXAIR’s new patented High Lift Chip Trapper™ offers a fast, easy way to clean coolant sumps, waste oil pits or wells.