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“Experience the Progress”: Liebherr presents its latest innovations for the mining industry at MINExpo 2016

The Liebherr stand #7627 will exhibit new products and innovative solutions for the mining industry and will present drive and control technology components for the first time at MINExpo.

Boart Longyear's MINExpo exhibit to feature StopeMaster™ drill's advantages for narrow vein mining

The StopeMaster™ drill is designed for superior access, mobility, flexibility and productivity to meet the unique challenges of narrow vein and other underground mining applications.

Thyssenkrupp and EIRICH join forces in ore processing partnership

Joint development of proven EIRICH TowerMills will permit significantly higher throughput rates for fine and ultrafine grinding.

Japan’s Komatsu is buying Joy Global for $3.7 billion

The deal, Komatsu's biggest-ever acquisition, is set to boost its clout in the mining industry.

Ferrobamba and Tenova sign a cooperation agreement for the Aymaraes (Peru) iron ore development project

Ferrobamba selects Tenova HYL Micro Module to develop its iron ore deposit and build a 250,000 t/y High Carbon DRI plant in Peru

Terex|Finlay launch new variant of C-1540 Mobile Cone Crusher

The NEW C-1540 direct drive cone crusher is the latest addition to the Terex|Finlay range of tracked mobile cone crushers.

Terex® Finlay launch NEW 674 tracked inclined screen at Hillhead, 2016

The NEW Terex® Finlay 674 is a highly versatile and adaptable machine engineered and built for working in quarrying, mining, construction and demolition debris, topsoil, recycling, sand, gravel, coal and aggregate applications.

MechCaL honoured at MVSSA Awards

MechCaL was recognised with top honours at the Mining Ventilation Society of South Africa (MVSSA) awards ceremony in recognition of their contributions to industry knowledge and research.

Stieber streamlines heavy duty brake specification with Twiflex partnership

Stieber GmbH is now offering the complete range of heavy duty brakes from world leading brand Twiflex.

Experience zero leaks with a true knife gate valve

External leaks from valves during valve cycling are common problems for plant operators around the world. These leaks can have disastrous consequences, contaminating the environment and endangering workers with hazardous materials, resulting in major down time for the company.

Sandvik signs agreement to divest its Mining Systems operations

Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Mining Systems operations, reported in the Sandvik income statement as discontinued operations, to the private equity company CoBe Capital.

Sioux responds to customer demand with improved performance in updated line of engine-driven pressure washers and steam cleaners

Sioux’s engine-driven line offers a high-efficiency heat exchanger design that minimizes operating costs and exceeds pressure washer emissions standards.

MechCaL to fit Innovative Fan Prototype for Vapour Compressor at AngloGold Ashanti

Local fans and ventilation firm, MechCaL has been appointed by AngloGold Ashanti to install a prototype of a ground breaking compressor at their Mponeng mine.

Wheel wash systems make work sites into good neighbours

Wheel wash systems are ideal for quarries, mine sites, refuse dumps and waste transfer stations, as well as any work sites in the transport and freight industry.

Metso divests its head office property

Metso has today sold its head office property located at Fabianinkatu 9, Helsinki, Finland, to Genesta's Nordic property fund, for a debt-free price of EUR 19.6 million.

Experience zero leaks with a true knife gate valve

For many years, plant operators have battled with leakage problems, searching for valves which will isolate the flow and prevent leaks to the atmosphere, but are often left feeling frustrated and out of pocket.

The dates for the next BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA are confirmed

The third International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles will be held at the Johannesburg Expo Centre (JEC) from March 13 to 16, 2018.

Invitation – presentation of Sandvik's second quarter 2016 report

A combined presentation and conference call for investors, analysts and financial media will be held at 3:00 PM CET.

Johnson Controls delivers custom chillers to Bulyanhulu gold mine in Tanzania

The chillers supply chilled water to a surface bulk air cooler (BAC) at a second ventilation shaft developed to service Bulyanhulu’s extended mining operations. The installation, designed and constructed by BBE Projects, will assist the mine to ensure continued safe working conditions.

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology showcases next generation mining equipment and services at MINExpo

Sandvik introduces innovative new products and services that help customers to improve safety and productivity even further, with emphasis on total cost of ownership, scalable automation packages, availability of service and parts and inherent product safety.

How onboard weighing systems can save both time and money

Weighing loaded vehicles is essential for any business in the transportation industry. However, using a weighbridge to weigh heavy vehicles can be time-consuming and inaccurate. An onboard weighing system accurately measures the weight of a load either in the front end of a loader or an excavator bucket, saving you time and money.

Global mining equipment market to reach $156 billion by 2022 — report

Product launch and acquisition are the key growth strategies adopted by the leading market players, such as Caterpillar and Komatsu, to strengthen their foothold in the market.

Sulzer brings one-stop maintenance to Hydrovision 2016

Sulzer, one of the world’s leading independent maintenance providers, will be showcasing its extensive engineering capabilities for rotating equipment, including the design, manufacture and installation of high quality coils.

INFOGRAPHIC: How machines destroy and create jobs

The best thing that we can do is to understand these trends and build a set of skills that will be in demand in any market.