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One step closer to perfection

Atlas Copco's new unique High Precision Tunnelling (HPT) concept points the way to further process refinement and greater cost efficiency. HPT features seven innovative options for drill rigs and machines, based on the latest technology […]

Geosoft hosts open house and client appreciation event at its new corporate headquarters

November 12, 2009 – Geosoft welcomed more than 100 guests at an open house and client appreciation event held at its new corporate headquarters located in the historical Queens Quay Terminal in Toronto, Canada. "We're […]

Taseko’s Gibraltar Mine installs Wenco Fleet Management

June 2008 – Vancouver, BC. Taseko’s Gibraltar Copper Mine has installed Wenco’s Fleet Management System. Wenco’s fleet management system is a key component to Taseko’s major expansion and modernization plan. Wenco will install 23 units […]

The material with built-in noise-damping

Laminated Visco-Lam is a material with built-in noise-damping qualities that could gain significant use in the manufacture of everything from automobiles to computers and white goods. Customers are progressively demanding more in terms of comfort […]

GPS for underground operations – great potential for controlling block caves, saving trapped miners and machine automation

Today (June 10) at the MassMin conference in Lulea, Sweden, Greg Baiden of Laurentian University, Canada (also Chief Technology Officer of Penguin Automated Systems) presented on a newly developed Underground Positioning System (UPS). The UPS […]

Intellection lifts international mineral research support

Intellection has expanded its support for international minerals industry research, becoming an industry sponsor of AMIRA International's P9 project for the Optimisation of Mineral Processes by Modelling and Simulation. AMIRA International is an independent association […]

GPS for underground operations – great potential for controlling block caves, saving trapped miners and machine automation

Today at the MassMin conference in Lulea, Sweden, Greg Baiden of Laurentian University, Canada (also Chief Technology Officer of Penguin Automated Systems) presented on a newly developed Underground Positioning System (UPS). The UPS has a […]

New Caterpillar® On-Board Radio Efficiently Handles Both GPS and ATS Grade Control Systems

Caterpillar introduces the CR Series on-board radio that enables users to switch between GPS and ATS grade control without changing out the machine radio. Firmware on the CR radios upgrades directly through the display, eliminating […]

Carlson Software And Rajant Corporation Announce Partnership To Deliver Mining And Construction Solutions

MALVERN, PA, June 10, 2008 – Rajant Corporation, a leading provider of portable, reliable, and adaptable wireless networking solutions, announced today that it has entered into a partnership agreement with Carlson Software to provide world-class […]

Web apps drive efficiencies

Four Leaf Solutions has doubled and tripled its workforce every year since 2002 Software developer Four Leaf Solutions may be one of Sudbury’s best-kept secrets. Founded in 1997 by four Sudbury programmers, the company flew […]

Metso strengthens its engineering capabilities in India

Metso strengthens its engineering capabilities in India by entering into a joint venture between Metso Power and EPT Engineering Services Pvt. Ltd. Metso will own 51% of the new company, called Metso Power India Private […]

Rail-Veyor to be demonstrated in Sudbury

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN What if a mine could transport ore underground quickly and inexpensively and, at the same time, reduce diesel emissions? Starting in September 2008, Sudbury-based Rail-Veyor Technologies Inc. will demonstrate a novel conveyance […]

Rail-Veyor to be demonstrated in Sudbury

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN What if a mine could transport ore underground quickly and inexpensively and, at the same time, reduce diesel emissions? Starting in September 2008, Sudbury-based Rail-Veyor Technologies Inc. will demonstrate a novel conveyance […]

Bucyrus Listed on IndustryWeek’s 50 Best Manufacturing Companies

Bucyrus International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BUCY) is pleased to have been recognized by IndustryWeek (IW) magazine as a “Top 50 Best Public Manufacturing Companies". As reported by IW the Top 50 list for 2008 is comprised […]

Bucyrus Listed on IndustryWeek’s 50 Best Manufacturing Companies

Bucyrus International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BUCY) is pleased to have been recognized by IndustryWeek (IW) magazine as a “Top 50 Best Public Manufacturing Companies". As reported by IW the Top 50 list for 2008 is comprised […]

Atlas Copco improves control of core drilling

With the release of the 4th generation of the computerized control system APC, for the core drill rig Diamec, Atlas Copco takes another step to increase productivity for core drillers around the world. By using […]

EDEM 2.0: Setting the Benchmark for Particle Simulation

DEM Solutions ha announced the latest release of EDEM that will set a new benchmark in particle simulation modeling software. Already offering the most advanced graphic user interface, EDEM 2.0 is now the fastest and […]

Web apps drive efficiencies

Web apps drive efficiencies Four Leaf Solutions has doubled and tripled its workforce every year since 2002 Software developer Four Leaf Solutions may be one of Sudbury’s best-kept secrets. Founded in 1997 by four Sudbury […]

Industry boom sparks demand for drills

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN It's not just the unprecedented boom in the mining industry that has fueled the sale of Terex rock drills. The company is also benefiting from the demand for drills from pipeline construction […]

Rail-Veyor to be demonstrated in Sudbury

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN What if a mine could transport ore underground quickly and inexpensively and, at the same time, reduce diesel emissions? Starting in September 2008, Sudbury-based Rail-Veyor Technologies Inc. will demonstrate a novel conveyance […]