Equipment News

New Hydraulic Drifter Rock Drill Takes Brokk Power and Safety to Cramped Worksites

Brokk, Inc. | October 24, 2014

Brokk remote-controlled demolition equipment brings Goliath-sized drilling power in a David-sized package for mining, demolition and tunneling applications with the latest TE160 hydraulic drifter rock drill from TEI Rock Drills.

Loesche hands over world’s largest slag mill – LM 63.3+3

Loesche | October 24, 2014

As a technological pioneer LOESCHE is following on from the success of the largest coal mill LM 43.4 in India and the world's largest raw meal mill LM 69.6 in Nigeria. This latest triumph involves the largest slag mill in the world, which already produces 255 t/h blast-furnace slag meal in Taiyuan, northern China.

Bel-Ray revolutionizes open gear lubricants with new Molylube Ultra

Bel-Ray Company, Inc. | October 23, 2014

Total performance lubricant manufacturer, Bel-Ray, today announced the release of its new Molylube Ultra, its highest performing open gear lubricant. Molylube Ultra performs the work of three different products with its ability to be used for priming, running in and service lubrication of draglines, shovels and a number of other mining and heavy industrial applications.

Juniper Systems and E.H. Wachs Provide Efficient Data Collection Solution for Water & Wastewater Industries

Juniper Systems | October 23, 2014

Juniper Systems and E.H. Wachs have partnered to provide a new data collection solution for professionals in water & wastewater industries. The new product will be used as both a controller and a data collection device for E.H. Wachs’ trailer and vehicle-mounted valve exercisers

Boart Longyear gets $352m financial bail out

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 23, 2014
Boart Longyear gets $352m financial bail out

Saved by the bell.

Motor and drive efficiency – A collective approach for better results

Bauer Gear Motor GmbH | October 23, 2014

Efficiency, reliability and total cost of ownership are all terms that are at the forefront of engineering considerations, however looking at items of equipment on an individual basis may not deliver the maximum benefits. By looking at the wider picture and combining the best technology from individual areas it is possible to achieve much more significant savings and efficiencies.

Emerson enhances magnetic flowmeter line with new safety and diagnostic features

Emerson Process Management | October 23, 2014

Rosemount® 8700M Magnetic Flowmeter line is enhanced to help users take advantage of improved installation, maintenance and process management practices

Caterpillar posts strong results despite poor mining sales

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 23, 2014
Caterpillar posts strong results despite poor mining sales

The equipment maker beat analysts' expectations and the stock is skyrocketing in premarket trading.

Minister opens new headquarters for Kinder & Co

Kinder & Co | October 22, 2014

The Minister for Energy and Resources, Russell Northe, officially opened the new Braeside headquarters of Victorian engineering business Kinder & Co.

Safe and reliable valve technology secures Metso a major order in coal gasification in China

Metso | October 22, 2014

Metso leads with the innovative technology being used in coal gasification.

Caterpillar global sales down 10% in September

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 22, 2014
Caterpillar global sales down 10% in September

The equipment maker is scheduled to report third-quarter earnings Thursday.

The 9 Questions You Should Ask Before You Order Custom Electrical Gear

Littelfuse, Inc. | October 21, 2014

The answers will illuminate real and critical differences, and they will be your guides to obtaining the best value and return-on-investment.

PPG Commercial Truck Shop Conference provides tools to improve business performance

PPG Commercial Coatings | October 21, 2014

PPG Commercial Coatings held its semiannual Commercial Truck Shop Conference Sept. 21-23 in conjunction with the 2014 fall PPG MVP Business Solutions Conference at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Conference Center in Nashville, Tenn.

Information Technology for Optimized Mine Productivity and Safety

Fleming Gulf | October 20, 2014

Leading up to the 3rd Global Mining IT and Communication Summit in Vancouver, Fleming Gulf caught up with Mr. Koji (Ken) Takaichi – General Manager, Mining Projects, Hitachi Ltd to analyse current and future IT trends in Mining.

Emerson introduces 2-wire non-contacting radar transmitter for solids level measurement

Emerson Process Management | October 17, 2014

Emerson introduces 2-wire non-contacting radar transmitter for demanding solids level measurement applications

Atlas Copco reveals new, streamlined hydraulic breaker attachment line

Atlas Copco | October 16, 2014

Atlas Copco’s new, Essential (ES) breaker attachments give rental centers and contractors a fast ROI by simplifying maintenance and operation.

Columbia Steel names Tony Miotke as Product Engineering Manager of Dragline Team


Columbia Steel is pleased to announce that Tony Miotke has accepted the position of Dragline Product Engineering Manager.

Omnicomm sells its 500,000th fuel level sensor

Omnicomm LLC | October 16, 2014

Omnicomm, an international high-tech industrial company, one of the leading developers and manufacturers of fuel monitoring solutions and various equipment for fleet management, announced that it has sold its 500,000th fuel level sensor. This number ranks the company among global leaders in fuel telematics market.

Acquisition of Trio: Weir Minerals expands product offering

The Weir Group PLC | October 15, 2014

The Weir Group PLC has entered into an agreement to acquire Trio Engineered Products, a Chinese-American manufacturer of crushing and separation equipment for the mining and aggregates markets.

Mines back up and running and commencing with stock clean up

Clear Asset | October 15, 2014

With mines back in operation and some already up to full production, various companies such as Impala Platinum, Diesel Power and Sibanye Gold will be taking to market a variety of redundant and surplus plant and equipment via an online auction.

Terex Finlay introduce new crushing and screening models at global dealer conference

Terex Finlay | October 15, 2014

Terex® Finlay based in Omagh, recently hosted a three day dealer conference and new product demonstration event in London, United Kingdom. The event attracted over 300 global dealers and customers.

Dialight Launches World’s Most Efficient Class I Div. 1 Certified LED Lighting Fixture for Hazardous Locations

Dialight | October 14, 2014

Dialight’s industry leading SafeSite LED High Bay for Class I, Division 1 hazardous location applications now featuring 110 lumens per Watt efficiency and 10 year full-performance warranty

American Vanadium and Energy Surety Partners Sign Teaming Agreement for Microgrid Developments

American Vanadium Corp | October 10, 2014

AMERICAN VANADIUM CORP., the North American Master Sales Agent for GILDEMEISTER energy solutions' CellCube vanadium flow energy storage systems, today announces that they have entered into a teaming agreement with Energy Surety Partners, a developer of turnkey utility-scale renewable energy projects with integrated energy storage and distributed generation solutions.

Commissioning of Grib complex marks successful implementation of modular plant design

Tenova Mining & Minerals | October 10, 2014

The commissioning of the mining and concentration complex at Russia’s Vladimir Grib field, for which Tenova Bateman CIS supplied the process solutions and equipment for the treatment plant, marks the successful delivery of the project from concept to production.

W.S. Tyler’s New Facility Offers Customers Convenient Option for Hydro-CleanTM Material Testing

W.S. Tyler | October 10, 2014

W.S. Tyler’s new 13,000-square-foot Hydro-CleanTM testing facility in Conyers, Georgia, features the company’s Hydro-Clean Test Plant. The new facility, which officially launched in September, gives customers a fast, risk-free option for testing challenging materials to determine profit potential.

Metso's new Nordberg C130 jaw crusher offers a 20% increase in cavity volume

Metso | October 9, 2014

Nordberg C130 can process more rock in the crushing process, thanks to the larger cavity volume delivering higher production in high-capacity primary crushing in demanding quarrying and mining applications.

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