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Altaaqa Global and Caterpillar team up to power Cameroon and empower locals through Customer Development Program

The program through Caterpillar University helps solve Cameroon’s energy challenge while facilitating the transfer of engineering and advanced technical knowledge to local professionals at state-of-the-art 50 MW project

Endomines has agreed on terms of a new off-take agreement with Boliden

Endomines is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Endomines Oy has agreed on terms of an agreement to sell and deliver all of its flotation gold concentrate production from the Pampalo Gold Mine to Boliden Harjavalta, Finland.

Screen Machine celebrates 50th anniversary; debuts 2 new machines

When it’s time to celebrate a 50th Anniversary, you do it in a BIG way. At Screen Machine, that means debuting about 75 tons of new machinery and welcoming nearly 700 guests for the day.

Tenova developed a new Flexible Modular Furnace (FMF) for JSPL in India

A great success for an EAF revamped into a “FMF base module" at JSPL’s Raigarh Steel Plant. An innovative technology that allows JSPL to reduce production costs while maintaining high performances

TE Connectivity’s High-Power AMP MCP 9.5 Two Position Connectors

A rugged, environmentally sealed connector solution for high amperage applications

LOESCHE opens workshop in India

LOESCHE establishes workshop to serve the Indian power industry

Hydrogen-based fuel reduction system to cut transport costs by 10 percent

A DEVICE to cut fuel use by 10 to 15 per cent while reducing the exhaust emissions of internal combustion engines will be targeted at the mining and transport industries.

Broons' dump research, hardly a waste

Broons is ramping up their commitment to the resources sector by celebrating the official opening of their dedicated research facility at Gillman in South Australia aimed squarely at waste dumps.

Weir Minerals launches Trio® TP cone crusher range

Weir Minerals announced the global release of their Trio® Top Performance cone crusher range to the Mining and Construction Aggregate market. Combining aggressive crushing action, high crushing force and high power, this new generation of top performing cone crushers takes the user to the next level of cone crushing.

Bel-Ray clear gear lubricant provides superior lubrication for open gear systems

Reduces Energy Consumption, Vibration and Temperature in Mining and Industrial Equipment

Kal Tire acquires Klinge Tire Services in Australia

Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group, a world leader in mining tire management and supply, has acquired the tire services business of Klinge & Co. in Australia.

Superior Industries expands partnership with dealer RB Scott Company

In addition to conveyors and conveyor components, the Eau Claire, Wisconsin-based dealer of processing equipment and wear parts will also represent Superior’s lines of wet processing equipment and portable processing plants.

Striker – the little Aussie innovator

STRIKER Australia will launch its new range of machines at Hillhead Expo - Hillhead Quarry Buxton Derbyshire UK on the 28th June – 30th June 2016

Artificial intelligence systems for autonomous driving on the rise — IHS

There is a growing need for hardware and software solutions.

M.I. Cement Factory Ltd. opted for LOESCHE GmbH technology and signed a contract for the Munshigonj cement plant

Commissioning of the LOESCHE mill is scheduled for May 2017.

Superior Industries Plans for Showcase of New Products at MINEXPO International 2016

U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems will display its new Patriot™ Cone Crusher, TeleStacker® Conveyor, mine duty idlers, mine duty pulleys, conveyor drive package solutions from it’s Core Systems® Design group, Chevron® Pulley and a brand new mine duty Exterra® Belt Cleaner.

Changes in the Metso Executive Team

Changes in the Metso Executive Team will become effective on August 1, 2016.

LOESCHE technology for cement plant in Angola

Sinoma International ordered LOESCHE’s complete grinding series for the cement plant of Nova Cimangola S.A. in Luanda, Angola. These will be the first LOESCHE vertical roller mills in Angola.

Understanding the Big Picture of Efficiency

In accordance to recent changes in motor efficiency laws, it is now mandatory that continuous duty motors for integral gearmotors be Premium Efficient.

New – BA pumps now available in corrosion-resistant stainless steel 316

The most popular pumps from the dry self-priming BA series are now also available in stainless steel 316.

Moolarben Coal Operations Choose Cat® Longwall System for Australian Mine

Caterpillar will supply a complete longwall mining system to Moolarben Coal Operations Pty Ltd, which operates the Moolarben Coal Complex on behalf of a joint venture. The world-class complex covers 11,000 ha (110 km2) in the western coalfields of New South Wales, Australia.

Tutankhamun had a dagger made of iron from meteorite

Scientists say the high manufacturing quality of the blade in comparison with other simple-shaped artefacts suggests a significant mastery of iron working in the Egyptian boy king's time.

Stertil-Koni USA Announces Accelerated Pace of Vehicle Lift Innovation at Annual Distributor Meeting

Stertil-Koni USA, Inc., the recognized leader in heavy duty vehicle lifts across North America, has announced that it is advancing the pace of customer-focused vehicle lift innovations in what the company describes as an increasingly sophisticated, demanding and service-centric marketplace.

INTO TOP GEAR – David Brown and Santasalo Merge to Create a New Global Force in Mechanical Power Transmission

David Brown and Santasalo, two of the world's leading mechanical power transmission companies merged on June 1st to create David Brown Santasalo, a new, truly global force in the gear industry.

Caterpillar to present more than machines at MINExpo 2016

Caterpillar will support MINExpo 2016 with an exhibit showcasing machines, technology, expertise and practical knowledge that miners can apply to help address their cost, productivity and efficiency challenges in today’s mining environment.