BHP’s decision to use a 100% fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workforce at its Australian Bowen Basin coal mines, instead of hiring from the local community, is generating fierce opposition in Central Queensland.
In recent years the demand for dozer operators working on coal stockpiles has grown dramatically, increasing the need for specialized training in what is considered one of the most hazardous environments for dozer operators.
Vancouver, BC-based American Vanadium Corp. announced it has entered into a master sales agreement with GILDEMEISTER energy solutions of Germany whereby American Vanadium will market and sell GILDEMEISTER’s CellCube vanadium redox flow batteries in North America.
Maptek I-Site high performance laser scanning technology proved its value during the recent project by the Scottish Ten to record the Sydney Opera House in 3D.
PowerPac is the first functioning full-scale prototype fuel cell system in the world for production of electricity from road diesel in a clean, silent and cost efficient manner.
High performance engine oil helps to optimise the performance of mobile mining equipment .
Visitors will also have an opportunity to test the equipment for themselves, and have Paradis coach them on how to get the most out of their equipment.
Over 200,000 searches are made for plant and equipment hire related terms on Google in Australia every month, contributing to what has become a multi-billion dollar industry.
"The plant will help us to secure the competitiveness of district heat, lower CO2 emissions and improve our delivery reliability in the southern region of Tampere," says Managing Director Antti-Jussi Halminen from Tampereen Energiantuotanto.
The joint public-private partnership project is worth more than $11 million and will last five years.
Metso will seek reversal of this Court of Appeals' decision
Vice-President of Maptek South America, Marcelo Arancibia, said that APCOM was one of the best venues for professionals to come together to share applications of technology.
ATRAMS, an asset management and wireless tracking company, offers SkyWave’s satellite/cellular terminal to transmit data between office staff, site operators, drivers and assets.
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