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Warner Electric opens new manufacturing facility to reduce lead times by two thirds

On Wednesday, 5th October 2016, Warner Electric celebrated the official opening of its extended factory in Angers, France. The new production facility consolidates Warner’s manufacturing activities to a single area, which has led to immediate improvements to lead times and the opportunity to further grow its product range.

Monaflex – A new era in conveyor belt repairs

Monaflex has utilized forty years’ experience in the tyre repair industry to develop a radical, lightweight conveyor belt maintenance system that changes everything

New Video Details MagnaShear Motor Brakes

Complete with motion-graphics to visually show what is happening internally, this 2-plus minute video details how MagnaShear brakes require no maintenance or adjustment, and boast service life that is often 10-times that of traditional dry braking systems.

Tenova TAKRAF Africa delivers Dynamic Scrubber for new Debmarine Namibia vessel

Tenova TAKRAF Africa has delivered a Tenova Dynamic Scrubber for installation on a new deep-water diamond exploration and sampling vessel, the MV SS Nujoma.

Venezuela to receive a new Rail-Veyor® Material Handling System

Rail-Veyor Technologies Global Inc. is proud to announce a contract with Maroil Trading Inc. to install a new Rail-Veyor material handling system at a refining facility located in Barcelona, Anzoategui, Venezuela.

Safescape presents Edge Protector AUSIMM OPO Conference – Wins Best Presentation Award

Congratulations to Steve Durkin, Managing Director of Safescape for winning “Best Presentation” at the AusIMM OPO Conference last month in Kalgoorlie.

A TEC Rocket Mill® RM 2.50 double starts operation in Austria

After seven month of engineering, construction works and installation on-site A TEC’s Rocket Mill® was commissioned on 07.11.2016 in Wiener Neustadt.

The power of innovative engineering: The biggest LOESCHE mill type LM 70.4+4 CS in successful operation with the new COPE drive

The United Cement Company of Nigeria (Ltd), UNICEM, commissioned their new cement plant 2 at Mfamosing, in Cross River State, Nigeria successfully in September 2016.

Atlas Copco FleetLink intelligent telematics system optimizes fleet management and monitoring

The FleetLink intelligent telematics system is available on Atlas Copco’s road construction equipment. The system provides road construction contractors with a convenient and efficient tool to monitor and manage their machine fleet.

Chevron Rolls out new, bigger and better Delo 400 product line and its next generation engine oil chemistry – ISOSYN Advanced Technology

Chevron Products Company today announced the availability of its larger and higher performing line of Delo 400 API CK-4 and FA-4 heavy duty engine oils (HDEO). This new product line is engineered using an advanced formulation of Chevron’s proprietary ISOSYN engine oil formulation, ISOSYN Advanced Technology.

Canada’s Largest Heavy Equipment Show Launches New Website; Booth Space Now 70% Sold

The National Heavy Equipment Show, Canada’s largest heavy equipment show, returns for its 20th anniversary edition this April.

Darda Multi Cutter attachment enhances Brokk Machines’ versatility in steel cutting

The one-of-a-kind steel cutting attachment offers a high power-to-weight ratio and sleek, compact design. The new attachment addresses a need for a lightweight, economical steel cutting tool.

Cluster Nozzles – the ideal replacement for under-performing dust suppression nozzles

Matching the size of dust particles with the size of water droplets is critical in every dust suppression installation. The challenge in some environments is to produce a mass of very fine water droplets using hydraulic pressure only. The CAY Cluster Nozzles offer an effective solution in these situations.

Tenova TAKRAF Africa sees early success with new semi-mobile Bradford Breaker

Within a year of unveiling its innovative semi-mobile Bradford Breaker to the mining industry, comminution equipment specialist Tenova TAKRAF Africa is supplying two machines for junior miners operating open cast mines in South Africa’s Mpumalanga Province.

Hardskirt Plate Innovation Utilises Tungsten Carbide Composite to Achieve New Highest Level Resistance

Hardskirts are often overlooked and yet are a critical component of high-capacity bulk transport systems.

Magnetek Awarded 2015 Premier Supplier of the Year by Joy Global

Magnetek, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of digital power and motion control systems used in mining applications, has been awarded 2015 Premier Supplier of the Year status by Joy Global Inc.

RCT takes out Innovative Mining Solution of the Year!

RCT’s ControlMaster® Independent Guidance solution allows underground vehicles to travel autonomously at greater speeds in narrow and difficult to navigate drives, effortlessly; delivering significant gains in production, while eliminating machine damage and ensuring KPI’s are met every time.

Fully automated Atlas Copco Simba S7 assures precision production drilling

Underground operations have the flexibility of modular automation in a longhole drill rig built for small spaces and tough conditions with the Atlas Copco Simba S7. The Simba S7 and its precise drilling ensures higher productivity with less waste.

Significant Gains for Mining Equipment Index in Q3 2016

Parker Bay’s Mining Equipment Index showed a gain of 6.5% (US$-weighted basis) for the third calendar quarter of 2016 vs. comparable deliveries during the second quarter of the year.

Versatile new vertical milling technology from IIT

The UK-based International Innovative Milling Technologies Ltd (IIT) has developed new low energy milling technology for a wide range of mineral processing and size reduction applications.

Canada’s Goldcorp to make Borden an all-electric mine

The innovation is expected to eliminate all greenhouse gases associated with the movement of ore and waste rock, equal to 5,000 tons of CO2 per year.

Outotec to deliver a lithium beneficiation plant for AMG in Brazil

Outotec and Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. (AMG) have agreed on the delivery of a lithium beneficiation plant to AMG's Mibra mine site in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Outotec's order value, booked in the fourth quarter order intake, exceeds EUR 35 million.

Achieving greater profitability and product flexibility with advanced LOESCHE technology in changing cement markets

The leading Thai cement manufacturer Siam Cement Public Co. Ltd. (SCG) has now commissioned LOESCHE with the delivery of a new vertical roller mill (VRM) of the type LM 56.3+3 CS for its cement plant in Kaeng Khoi.

Sulzer offers exchange wheel sets for mine haul trucks

Mining operations run continuously and any time for maintenance needs to be minimized. One of the major procedures is the overhaul of mine haul truck wheel sets, and for customers that operate the popular Komatsu 930E, the time to complete this task has been greatly reduced by Sulzer’s new exchange program.

CF Fertilisers picks Continental Tires for safety and economy

Significant savings over year on downtime and replacements