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Planetary Resources now has $21 million to help miners find resources… on Earth

Funds will be used to deploy and operate the firm's Earth observation program, known as Ceres.

You can still get what you want with innovation

Many mining companies settle for off the shelf products when it is actually just as cost effective to design and manufacture exactly what you want.

Nautilus underwater project in Eastern Pacific richer than thought

Inferred mineral resources for Nautilus' CCZ project went up to 685 million tonnes from 410 million tonnes.

How big is big?

In an industry that is renowned for stupendous extremes, what is considered big among the big?

DeZURIK Introduces New High Pressure Combination Air Valve

This new single body, combination automatic DeZ_ASU_CAV air valve features an innovative design for clean or dirty services that delivers a wider operating range and minimal maintenance.

Strategic focus and new financial targets introduced at Sandvik’s Capital Markets Day

Today, at the Capital Markets Day in Sandviken, Sweden, Björn Rosengren, President and CEO and Tomas Eliasson, Executive Vice President and CFO of Sandvik, presented the fundamentals of Sandvik’s strategy.

Caterpillar retail sales drop 12% in first three months of the year

Results mark the 41 straight month of retail sales declines.

Sandvik reinvents top hammer drill bit design

Solving a problem a customer experienced when drilling in abrasive rock conditions has led to a groundbreaking new design for drill bits.

ISeekplant is Australia’s leading plant hire aggregator

Launched out of Townsville in regional Queensland in 2011, the online plant hire platform has seen unceasing growth for several years.

BTI is ALL IN at MINExpo 2016

BTI’s commitment to being ALL IN the mining industry continues despite industry downturns. BTI will be showcasing its latest innovations for a new generation of mining productivity and safety at MINExpo 2016.

Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group Attends Electra Africa, MINExpo

Award-winning Ultra Repair™, new recycling solution among the developments showcased by the international mining tire specialists

Hatch raises funds for disaster relief in Fort McMurray

Hatch is mobilizing its employees to help support disaster relief efforts currently underway in Fort McMurray, Alberta, following the spread of massive wildfires.

Metso one of the top five mining suppliers in Chile

The company has been awarded first place in the Best Performance Supplier category in the mineral processing segment for the fifth consecutive year

Atlas Copco’s new RTEX breakers deliver efficient, groundbreaking technology

Atlas Copco’s RTEX pneumatic breaker offers rental centers and contractors a cost effective and powerful solution for demolition, maintenance and renovation projects.

Large Back Blow Air Nozzle for cleaning inside

Back Blow Air Nozzle has been designed to effectively blow debris and liquids from pipe or hose inside diameters, axle housings, bores, holes, internal threads and other internal part features found in hydraulic cylinders, gear boxes, differential housings and more.

Western Canada’s largest trucking event opens Friday in Abbotsford

At the show, hundreds of exhibitors will have cutting-edge equipment, products and services to do with trucking, transportation and logistics on display.

Telestack bringing innovation to Hillhead

On the heels of a very successful Bauma 2016, Telestack are anticipating a buoyant and exciting Hillhead as they plan to showcase their most impressive, innovative and comprehensive range of equipment to date!

Metso NW RapidTM, the revolutionary crushing and screening plant concept gains ground among aggregates producers

The revolutionary Metso NW Rapid is the world's first and only wheel-mounted crushing plant that fits into standard containers and can be set up for operation in less than 12 hours. In addition to fast installation, the NW Rapid can increase production capacity by as much as 30% and offer higher uptime, better safety and ease of use.

Making mining cleaner and safer with battery driven equipment

Atlas Copco launches its first battery driven product within the mining and underground segment.

Terex Finlay announce exciting new product introductions at Hillhead, 2016

Terex Finlay will officially launch the NEW C-1540 direct drive cone crusher and 674 3-deck inclined screen and will also preview the new I-140RS impact crusher in advance of its launch in Q3, 2016.

Another successful negotiation for LOESCHE in Vietnam

The Vietnamese customer Long Son Company Ltd. has also decided to go for LOESCHE technology and signed a contract with LOESCHE GmbH and Sinoma-NCDRI.

Metso to provide crushing-screening plant and life cycle services to Tata Steel's Sedibeng iron ore mine in South Africa

The delivery includes a five-year Life Cycle Services contract, which will bring Sedibeng increased production capacity and reliability while reducing production costs.

Caterpillar’s new ‘smart iron age’ machines go way beyond automation

The new line of “smart” equipment will be able to communicate, instantly, how it's performing, and what might need fixing soon.

Sandvik consolidates to three business areas and identifies non-strategic operations

Sandvik reorganises its operations in business area Sandvik Venture.

Austmine-METS Ignited agreement to strengthen METS sector

Austmine, the leading industry body for METS, and METS Ignited, the Industry Growth Centre for the sector, have struck an agreement which sets out ways for the organisations to collaborate and leverage greater efficiencies for the growth and development of Australian METS.