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Cenovus sells Palliser oilfield for $1.3 billion

Cenovus Energy (TSX, NYSE:CVE) last week unloaded another key asset.

New Ranger DXi series – take a bigger piece of the pie

New Ranger DXi series pushes boundaries with several new high-performing features for improving the drilling process: 55 square meter drilling coverage equipped with new powerful rockdrill, Sandvik-style intelligence and high fuel efficiency make this drill rig the most powerful and efficient top hammer drill rig in its class.

Atlas Copco up on higher third-quarter orders, bullish demand forecast

The Swedish firm is fine-tuning details for a group split that will see its mining, infrastructure and natural resources business trade as a new company in 2018.

Westermo industrial router enables resilient and secure access to remote automation equipment

Westermo has launched an industrial ADSL and VDSL2 router/modem to provide robust and secure communications to remote industrial automation equipment.

DemcoTECH delivers tailings disposal system for Liqhobong in fast track contract

DemcoTECH Engineering, designed and supervised construction and commissioning of a materials handling system for the disposal of dry tailings at Liqhobong Diamond Mine in Lesotho in less than a year.

Atlas Copco Condensate Separators – When less really means more

The OSC range of condensate separators for compressed air systems from global quality compressed air technology, equipment and systems specialist, Atlas Copco Compressor Technique, delivers high performance, versatility and low maintenance.

Paving the path to a digital future

Further digitalization of established technologies such as condition monitoring and smart sensors could have a revolutionary effect on manufacturing, says Bernie van Leeuwen, Director Product Management Digitalization at SKF

A world first at Roy Hill

RCT and Roy Hill have joined forces to ensure safety at the prominent mine site.

Deswik to launch new haulage functionality for underground mining

The upcoming version of the Deswik.Suite software from global consulting and technology company, Deswik, will feature new haulage functionality for underground mine operators

New program in Queensland aims to attract 3,000 new mining jobs

The Queensland Government is getting behind a pilot program that, together with an industry group, is hoping to bring thousands of mining equipment and services positions to the Bowen Basin within the next decade.

Robots under Swedish forest breathe life into ancient mines

Mining ihas been one of the last sectors to use a surge in computer processing power, cloud data storage and complex algorithms to make sense of huge amounts of scattered information - routine in today’s retail and manufacturing businesses.

Atlas Copco collaborates with Saab and Combitech to develop safe mining digitalization solutions

Atlas Copco has signed a letter of intent with the defense and security company Saab and its subsidiary, the technology consultancy Combitech.

Rio Tinto back on track to haul iron ore in driverless trains in 2018

Staff sitting hundreds of km away oversaw successful pilot run.

Mining and soil modes added to smallest and lightest handheld XRF Elemental Analyzer

Geologists, mining companies and environmental laboratories can now generate x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analysis faster in the field using the Thermo Scientific Niton XL5 handheld XRF analyzer.

Outotec to deliver minerals processing technology and services to MMC Norilsk nickel mine in Russia

Outotec has been awarded a contract by MMC Norilsk Nickel for the delivery of minerals processing technology and related advisory services to Kola Mining and Metallurgical Company's concentrator plant in Zapolyarny, Pechenga District in Russia.

Caterpillar advances latest machines and technology at AusIMM underground operators’ conference

Caterpillar Global Mining is participating in the AusIMM Underground Operators’ Conference as an exhibitor, conference sponsor and presenter.

Thuthukani Engineering installs turn key gland service water system for Grootegeluk

Pretoria based engineering firm, Thuthukani Engineering was contracted by Exxaro to supply a gland water service system for their largest mine, Grootegeluk mine in Limpopo.

LOESCHE involved in new construction project with three vertical roller mills for large cement plant in Egypt

LOESCHE is involved in the new construction of a large cement plant in Egypt with three vertical roller mills.

RIEGL announces significant product news at Intergeo 2017

  For terrestrial laser scanning, RIEGL introduced the NEW RIEGL VZ-2000i 3D Laser Scanner. This long range, very high-speed 3D laser scanner captures up to 1.2 million measurements per second, and covers ranges up to […]

Improving safety and productivity with the world’s first wireless electronic blasting system

Orica's Chief Commercial Officer described the technology as being a game-changer for the industry.

ABB teams up with Northvolt on Europe's biggest battery plant

Swedish project, envisioned on scale of Tesla's Gigafactory, aims to cater to auto industry, compete with Asian suppliers.

Metso Makes Screening Media Change-Outs Safer and Faster with a New Attachment System

The new system has Trellex™ screening media that offers increased productivity and makes media change-outs safer and faster than with traditional systems.

Komatsu America Corp. introduces the new D375A-8 crawler dozer

Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduced the D375A-8 crawler dozer today

Sandvik LH202 improves narrow-vein loading safety and productivity

The new 3-tonne narrow-vein loader (LHD) offers reliability, productivity and increased safety that has not previously been seen in its size class globally.

Metso to accelerate its strategy implementation with a new operating model and organization

The new organization, effective January 2018, is designed to accelerate Metso's strategy implementation by strengthening its services and product businesses.