Equipment News

TOMRA Sorting's XRT equipment recovers world’s largest diamond in over 100 years

TOMRA Sorting GmbH | November 24, 2015

TOMRA Sorting Mining congratulates Lucara Diamond Corp. (Lucara) upon the recent recovery of a magnificent 1,111ct type IIa diamond using TOMRA XRT (X-ray transmission) technology at their Karowe Mine in Botswana.

Anglo American Utilizing Immersive Technologies’ Managed Services to Improve Performance at Los Bronces Mine

Immersive Technologies | November 23, 2015

Immersive Technologies has over 80% market share of the high fidelity training simulator in the mining industry with over 930 simulator modules deployed and has achieved quantifiable results to date in partnership with Anglo American's Los Bronces.

New Cat® 6015B Hydraulic Shovel Moves More Material at Lower Costs

Caterpillar | November 20, 2015

Building on the robust and productive Cat® 5110B, the new 6015B Hydraulic Shovel delivers a productivity advantage over other 100-tonne shovels thanks to the most powerful engine in its class, a large standard bucket and payload capacity of 14.6 tonnes.

Sepro Mineral Systems Corp. to supply 2 Falcon C1000 Machines to Minsur Cancha 35 Project

Sepro Minerals Systems Corp | November 20, 2015

Sepro Mineral Systems Corp. has completed development of 2 Falcon C1000 Continuous Gravity Concentrators for delivery to Minsur as part of their Cancha 35 Project located in the Puno region of Peru for use in the recovery of tin concentrates.

SmartMill™ to bring advanced embedded control to grinding mills

ABB | November 20, 2015

SmartMill™ solution to your grinding mills

Dragline Excavation Prototype Develops 3D Vision

MineWare Pty Ltd | November 19, 2015

Global mining technology company MineWare continues to lead the way in dragline mining innovation, recently completing stage one of its ACARP project in collaboration with CRCMining and the University of Queensland.

Weir, Xylem and Kirloskar ranked world’s leading pump manufacturers

Timetric | November 19, 2015

A recent survey by Timetric's Mining Intelligence Center (MIC) asked over 630 mine managers and senior decision-makers across more than 500 mines globally, to nominate the leading manufacturers (in first and second place) for different types of mining equipment, including pumps and submersibles, regardless of their own supplier.

Caterpillar sales down again, almost three straight years

Cecilia Jamasmie | November 19, 2015
Caterpillar sales down again, almost three straight years

The biggest drops were in the construction sector in Latin America (-41%) and in the resources industry in Asia (-37%).

Cummins Generator Technologies appoints new leadership team

Cummins Generator Technologies | November 18, 2015

Stephen Hopkins appointed General Manager, Scott Strudwick to lead Global Sales & Marketing

Helena Marjaranta appointed Vice President, Global Communications at Metso Corporation

Metso | November 18, 2015

Marjaranta will be based in Helsinki, covering external and internal communications.

Sulzer to showcase latest turbine components at Power-Gen 2015

Sulzer | November 17, 2015

The Las Vegas Convention Center will be hosting this year’s Power-Gen International event from Dec. 8 – 10th with more than 1,400 exhibitors looking to attract a record breaking 22,000 visitors. Sulzer will be one of the prominent exhibitors welcoming people from more than 90 countries to see the complete range of products and services on offer.

Stertil-Koni Introduces New, Space-saving Reverse Roll-off Protection Option for Vertical Rise Platform Lifting System, SKYLIFT

Stertil-Koni | November 17, 2015

Vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni has just introduced a new, space- saving Reverse Roll-off Protection option for the company’s highly regarded, “true” vertical rise heavy duty platform vehicle lifting system, SKYLIFT.

Emerson introduces the industry’s first wireless pressure gauge to help plants improve operations

Emerson Process Management | November 17, 2015

The Rosemount™ Wireless Pressure Gauge delivers safer and more reliable readings, enabling better visibility of field changes both in the field and remotely

LOESCHE Technology for cement plant in Angola

Loesche | November 16, 2015

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.

Caterpillar: Supercycle China isn't coming back

Frik Els | November 16, 2015
Caterpillar: Supercycle China isn't coming back

Sales of excavators expected in China for entire 2015 is fewer than the total in March 2011 alone.

New 1” Swivel Fitting Makes Precision Blow Off Easy

Compressed Air Australia Pty Ltd | November 12, 2015

EXAIR's new Model 9204 1” Swivel Fitting makes it easy to precisely adjust the position of our award-winning air nozzles.

Metso selected as main supplier of valve solutions for Metsä Fibre's next-generation bioproduct mill to be built in Finland

Metso | November 12, 2015

Metso has signed a comprehensive framework agreement with Metsä Fibre to supply valve solutions for the world's first next-generation bioproduct mill in Äänekoski, Finland. Metso's valve solutions will be used in all of the mill's process phases.

LOESCHE supplies 3rd and 4th vertical roller grinding mills for cement grinding to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Loesche | November 12, 2015

Arabian Cement Co. (ACC) is planning to build a new brown field cement line in Rabigh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, with a clinker production capacity of 10,000 tpd.

Metso continues its transformation and adjusts its operations in Finland

Metso | November 12, 2015

Metso continues its transformation in to a more focused company with leaner and more agile operating models to drive growth and profitability. As part of this and to reflect the current market environment and achieve cost-efficiencies, Metso is initiating employee negotiations in its Minerals business in Finland.

FLSmidth to supply key process technology for two greenfield gold projects

FLSmidth | November 9, 2015

FLSmidth has been selected to supply key process technologies for two independent greenfield gold mines being built in West Africa and Canada.

NSERC awards ING Robotic Aviation and CGQ $225,000 for LiDAR integration on UAV

ING Robotic Aviation | November 4, 2015

ING Robotic Aviation, Canada’s leader in drones as a service (DaaS), and the Centre Geomatique du Quebec (CGQ), are pleased to announce that they have received an award for the integration of a LiDAR system onboard an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

Sandvik advances further in longwall mining

Sandvik | November 3, 2015

Sandvik continues its successful development of equipment for longwall mining with the launch of its next generation Sandvik MB670-1 bolter miner. The new Sandvik MB670-1 increases productivity, reduces total cost of ownership and improves safety and ergonomics for operators.

Stertil-Koni Names Matthew Murray Technical Support Manager

Stertil-Koni | November 2, 2015

Stertil-Koni, the leader in heavy duty vehicle lifts, notably bus lifts and truck lifts, today announced that Matthew M. Murray has joined the company as Technical Support Manager, working out of the company’s North American headquarters in Stevensville, Maryland.

Flowrox to Showcase Mining Industry Products at AEMA 2015 Annual Meeting

Flowrox, Inc. | November 2, 2015

As a leading industrial valve manufacturer, Flowrox will be exhibiting products and solutions for the mining, minerals and metallurgy industries

New La Negra facility supports Chilean mining industry with expanded tyre retread and repair capabilities

Kal Tire | October 30, 2015

Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group officially opened today a new OTR tyre retread and repair facility near the port city of Antofagasta, in the heart of Chile’s mining industry.

Upgrade Fill Media To Improve Cooling Tower Efficiency

IWC | October 30, 2015

One of the simplest and most cost-effective ways in which to extend the life of a cooling tower, improve heat transfer efficiency and reduce maintenance downtime, is to upgrade the cooling tower’s fill media to components constructed out of robust and non-clogging materials such as Polypropylene (PP), PVC or stainless steel.

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