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Waste not, want not: Cluster Holdings recovers valuable plaster sand fines from ponds with CDE EvoWash

With CDE technology, fines are fully recovered and turned into profit

Goldcorp partners with FLSmidth to eliminate conventional slurry tailings dams

FLSmidth will be working with Goldcorp to develop EcoTails™, a new system to dramatically improve tailings and waste rock disposal.

Metso invests in growth: The assembly capacity of Lokotrack crushing plants in Tampere is to be enhanced

The capacity of Metso's Tampere factories will be increased and occupational safety improved with the new production line for Lokotrack mobile crushing plants. The investment of approximately one million euros will significantly shorten the delivery times of equipment models put into line assembly production.

Alight, Inc. announces Series A funding round of $11 million including strategic investment by Caterpillar Venture Capital Inc.

San Francisco SaaS technology company to use funding to rapidly expand and bring the power to Forecast the Future™ to the world’s most complex and dynamic industries.

LOESCHE wins order for coal mill in Filipino cement plant of Barangay

Eagle Cement Corporation wants to use its state-of-the-art production line to contribute to meeting the country's growing demand for construction material.

Caterpillar Venture Capital invests in Alight Mining Solutions

Investment to support Caterpillar's mining customers with financial forecasting and scenario analysis

US$1.1 million saving for mining company with Mobil DTE 10 Excel™

Premium hydraulic oil optimises performance of Terex excavators, saving fuel and enhancing productivity at gold mine

Boart Longyear Drilling Services offers fully hands-free drilling with LF™90D to mining clients

To meet major mining’s increased safety requirements, Boart Longyear™ has engineered a fully hands-free drilling solution with its most popular surface coring rig – the LF™90D – in mining markets in North America, Africa and Asia.

Renold Couplings to launch new addition to RB product range

Designed for industrial applications, the RBI is the next phase in rubber-in-compression couplings.

WEIR Minerals’ process-focused solution UPS CNC output

Stilfontein-based sand and aggregate supplier CNC Crushers raised throughput at its Roadstone Shaft 5 crushing plant by 45% while cutting back on maintenance and simultaneously increasing production, after implementing a full process-focused solution from Weir Minerals.

Hexagon launches HxGN Mine VIS, a vehicle intervention system for safer mines

Hexagon AB today announced the launch of HxGN Mine VIS, a vehicle intervention system that detects and prevents collisions by automatically slowing down or even stopping a haul truck if an imminent collision is detected.

Waterless ore processor improves mining efficiency

A WATERLESS ore processor is increasing iron ore recovery rates and purities.

JALBTCX Technical Award for RIEGL

2017 RIEGL has received Sebastian Sizgoric Technical Achievement Award at this year’s JALBTCX conference in Savannah, Georgia!

K+S Bethune mine in Canada churns out first tonnes of potash

The mine, which began operations last month, is expected to produce 600,000 to 700,000 tonnes of potash this year and 2 million tonnes per year once at full capacity.

Scania Mining offering smaller mining-truck model to compete with “yellow iron” 

Scania holds a strong market position in the production of smaller-class mining trucks, known in the U.S. as Class 8 (>33,000 pounds or 14,969 kg) vehicles.

Atlas Copco bets big on automation, grabs stake in software maker

The Swedish mining equipment maker is acquiring a 34% stake in Mobilaris MCE, which provides software to optimize underground operations.

Boart Longyear announces new partnerships with CAT dealers for distribution in the United States

These new distributor partnerships provide drilling contractors and mine operations convenient access to high-quality Boart Longyear top hammer tooling and products for drill and blast applications.

Boart Longyear earns safety awards in Canada

Boart Longyear was recognized by the Canadian Diamond Drill Association (CDDA) with year-end safety achievement awards for working more than 100,000 hours in 2016 with a best in class incident frequency rate.

Dellner launches new heavy duty SKD disc brakes

New modular design to deliver outstanding stopping power at competitive prices

The impact of adapting Automated Haulage Systems to a typical open pit mine

A look at the impact of adapting Automated Haulage Systems (AHS) to a typical open pit mine considering the initial investment, ramp-up delays, impacts of operating costs, productivities, ramp layout, and even geotechnical changes resulting from the use of AHS.

Kubota RTV-X900 delivers deep underground

With a rich founding history of gold and diamond mining, South Africa remains a leader in deep underground mining as well as safety in this arena, making the transfer of equipment and goods underground a task with little margin for error. Enter the Kubota RTV-X900.

Metso, Rockwell Automation to create new industry-leading industrial IoT solutions for mining

Metso has selected Rockwell Automation to deliver a global industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform that connects, monitors, and performs analytics for Metso's equipment and services, resulting in improved efficiency and profitability for its mining and aggregates customers.

Two crane giants join forces

Following the finalisation of Konecranes’ acquisition of Terex MHPS – which, in effect, is Demag Cranes, Hoists, Material Handling and Ports Solutions – the two global crane brands will share their considerable combined knowledge and technology, becoming a substantial force in the lifting business in sub-Saharan Africa.

Magna Tyres Group opens new Singapore regional office

Magna Tyres Group is delighted to announce the opening of a new regional office in Singapore to better serve the local customers. Following the recent appointment of Miss Nora Zhou, it is the next step in the worldwide expansion of the company.

Increase productivity with onboard weighing systems

Onboard weighing systems are a valuable investment for drivers, fleet managers and dispatchers. Bringing the scale to the product, rather than the product to the scale, helps business owners achieve the maximum payload without any risk of overloading.