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Atlas Copco nominated in two categories in Sweden’s most prestigious communication competition

The competition called 100-wattaren is the most prestigious communication competition in Sweden, and is rewarding activities with proven effect through high creativity.

Metso's Interim Review January 1 – September 30, 2016

Summary of Metso's January-September 2016 Interim Review. (Results audiocast today at 13:00 EEST (5:00 EST, 10:00 UTC, 11:00 CET)).

New steam turbine repair facility in Piedmont expands Sulzer’s network capability

Sulzer’s extensive repair facilities have been further enhanced with the ability to refurbish small steam turbines in Piedmont, South Carolina.

IHC Robbins strengthens position in Australia

IHC Robbins is long established in Brisbane and provides clients in the heavy minerals mining and processing sector with metallurgical testwork, practical engineering and specialized equipment. The company is now further strengthening its position on the West Coast through its appointment of Mr Greg Jones.

Mergers and Acquisitions: An integral component contributing to the growth of the mining equipment market

Advancement in technology and increase in mining activities contribute to the growth of the mining industry.

Cat scales back room and pillar business

CAT said it remains committed to existing customers.

Joy Global shareholders approve $3.7 billion acquisition by Komatsu

The deal still remains subject to closing conditions and regulatory clearances.

Making mining cleaner and safer with battery driven equipment from Atlas Copco

The new Atlas Copco Scooptram ST7 Battery load-haul-dump rig allows mines to go deeper without increasing ventilation costs. Launched first in North America, the battery-powered Scooptram ST7 Battery has proven the safety, comfort and versatility of zero emissions in a powerful machine.

Magna Tyres Group opens new Middle East & Africa office, based in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

Magna Tyres Group is delighted to announce the opening of the Middle East & Africa office, based in Ras Al Khaimah, in the United Arab Emirates. Following the recent (September 2016) appointment of Mr. Nambiar as General Manager of this new office, it is the next step in the worldwide expansion of the company.

New Oil Categories Extend Off-Road Diesel Engine Performance & Protection

The new API CK-4 oils deliver many benefits that directly address major issues with off-road equipment, including extended drain intervals, reduced engine wear, and ability to extend engine rebuild intervals.

UBC and Kal Tire Announce Research Partnership

Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group and the University of British Columbia have formed a research partnership that will allow the two organizations to collaborate in developing technology and innovative solutions for the mining tire industry.

Metso supplies key equipment to one of world's largest greenfield copper projects

The full delivery of minerals processing equipment to the Qulong copper mine covers engineering, a full scope of advanced minerals processing equipment and advanced process control system including 6 crushers, 8 semi-autogenous grinding mills and 8 ball mills, 8 stirred mills, 4 vertical plate pressure filters and 16 vibrating screens, as well as related services like installation, start-up, commissioning and technical direction.

Caterpillar CEO Oberhelman to step down in March

Jim Umpleby, group president for energy and transportation, will succeed Oberhelman as chief executive.

Superior to manufacture road portable models of extended Telestacker® Conveyor sizes

Superior Industries, Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has released new road portable models of its extended size 170-foot and 190-foot Telestacker Conveyors.

Global Smart Mining Market, 2015 to 2021: Rise in adoption of autonomous equipment drives the global market

Zion Market Research has published a research report “Smart Mining Market: System, Solutions, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Industry Opportunities and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”

Joy Global expands service products and consumables offerings

Joy Global introduced its expanding line of JOY brand service products and consumables today at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL®2016 in Las Vegas.

New Lightweight Norton CarbonForce Vitrified cBN Wheels Deliver Increased Operator Safety, Enhanced Performance and Superior Finished Parts

Saint-Gobain Abrasives, the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of performance-engineered abrasives, has introduced CarbonForce, a new lightweight line of vitrified cBN wheels for OD grinding.

Surface mining market to reach US$28 billion by 2022

Technology innovation!

Superior Continues Development of Processing Equipment, Launches Valor™ Vertical Shaft Impactor (VSI)

The VSI is Superior’s second equipment solution for crushing bulk materials after launching the compression style Patriot™ Cone Crusher late last year. Impact style crushers, like the Valor VSI, produce a more cubically-shaped product.

MechCaL Appoints New Managing Director

Local fans and ventilation firm MechCaL, has appointed Luther Erasmus as Managing Director.

Just Coal relies on TowerLights to run its 24-Hour Operations

Pilot Crushtec International has supplied a further five free-standing TowerLight lighting towers to Mpumalanga coal mining specialist Just Coal.

Haver & Boecker Offers Hooked Engineered Screen Media as Alternative to Costly Deck Conversions

Haver & Boecker, a leading equipment manufacturer and solutions provider in aggregates and mining applications, introduces the Tyler brand of hooked engineered screen media as a solution to the problem of expensive deck conversions.

Komatsu America to buy and convert four NM and TX distributor locations for relaunch as Komatsu Southwest

Locations will support long-term distributor growth and customer satisfaction goals

B&E International breaks 550 tph with Metso Mobile products

Thanks to the innovative use of Metso Mobile crushing and screening products, B&E International (Pty) Ltd has set up a production train that consistently produces G1 road stone product at a rate in excess of 550 tonnes per hour (tph).

Amphibious excavator market to gain $5.66 billion by 2020

According to a new report by Zion Market Research, Global Amphibious Excavator Market to gain USD 5.66 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of around 10.8%.