Caterpillar has developed the Cat® GH800B Longwall Plow System, designed for mining very low coal seams at high rates.
Redaelli, a global market leader in the design and manufacture of specialty steel wire ropes, announced that Matteo Bruzzone, who is based in Montreal, QC, has been appointed as Sales Representative Mining in North America.
Maintaining momentum of fiscal prudence and freeing up working capital, South Africa's major mines continue to proactively dispose of redundant assets.
Structured and customized concept of new Hoist Performance Fingerprint helps mining customers reduce maintenance costs and improve safety and asset performance.
Geophysical survey trucks are worked long and hard, yet are required to consistently produce massive amounts of accurate data; day after day. When the survey area is Arctic Siberia, the working conditions are such that only the best engineering components can be used in the specialist equipment.
The T 282, the T 262 and the T 252 all in a row.
Caterpillar’s largest wheel loader and handles significantly greater payload compared to its predecessor, the 994H.
BJM's SK Series Electric Submersible Pumps with Shredder Action gets antiquated system back on line after after Hurricane Sandy and keeps busy tourist attraction up and running.
To offer tough lightweight, safety-approved lighting options, Pelican Products, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced portable lighting and high-performance protective case solutions, has introduced three new safety approved headlights.
Sandvik recently tested a prototype of its Sandvik DR461i rotary drill rig at Barrick Gold’s Cortez mine in Nevada to evaluate its safety features and recommend enhancements before the product launches globally.
The importance of the mining industry need not be reiterated! Be it any minerals or other resources, the spike in demand for more reserves to be explored, has led to hydraulic jacks being used in underground mining these days.
The implementation of strict environmental regulations worldwide calls for mine operators and managers to take immediate action to reduce the environmental effects of their operations. Cooling towers, a crucial component of the mining process, have naturally come under scrutiny in recent years and it is therefore vital that cooling towers run at optimum efficiency to keep the planet’s water and air clean.
Global leader in the design, delivery and management of critical communications systems, Tait Communications has struck further success in the North American utilities market with its Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) Tier 3 platform.
Mining is one of the biggest operations in the world but it is also one of the most dangerous …
Sioux Corporation’s electric motor driven, industrial cold water pressure washers have received third party certification by ETL to UL and CSA safety standards.
The technology involved in coal mining around the world has advanced a great deal over the years, especially in terms of improving the health and safety of the miners. At the same time mining efficiency and production rates have also improved. These advancements have been made possible, in part, by the increasing use of high pressure pumping systems that power the critical roof support systems and allow the vast array of very expensive equipment to be recovered once a mine has been exhausted.
Cooling tower efficiency can be easily maintained by installing the right filtration system. Keeping process-water clean is essential to maximising the efficiency and performance of an industrial cooling system
New Thomas & Betts Product is Safe and Durable for Hazardous Environments
Sandvik Fire Suppression has announced the launch of Eclipse™, a world-first environmentally friendly fluorine-free fire suppression foam for mobile equipment, and which rapidly biodegrades – unlike conventional foams that can persist in the environment for thousands of years after discharge.
Knowing exactly where valuable tools and equipment are in “real time” can be key to a successful construction project, as can protecting employees in an industry where accidents and injury are an ever present danger.
Mitigating the risk of collision at sea requires a deep understanding of the causes. New industry guidance issued today helps to make offshore operations safer for marine and energy operators.
Metso is opening new sales offices and service centers in the Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and Doha, Qatar, to support the strategy to grow its valve and field device business and to strengthen its service capabilities in the Middle East for the petrochemical, energy, oil and gas, and pulp and paper industries.
Local fans and ventilation firm, MechCaL has been appointed by Anglo Platinum group to install 316 of their innovative fans at seven of the group’s mines.
Alerton International has introduced the SafetyBlu™ SB-450 Blue Light Inspection Kit, featuring a portable, high-intensity blue light (450 nm) LED flashlight. Used in conjunction with the company’s revolutionary FluidSafe™ fluorescent additive, the SB-450 kit locates hydraulic fluid leaks early on. This can help prevent injection injuries to mine workers, and also reduces fluid consumption by 5% to 7% annually.
The sector created 40,960 direct and 27,471 indirect jobs in 2011, paying $4.6 billion in salaries.
The saying goes, good tools are half the work. However when it comes to hydraulic tools the choice of hand pump is just as important. This is why Holmatro is introducing a new series of innovative hand pumps suitable for all industrial applications.
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