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Failure to adequately maintain crushers comes at a high price

Crushers operate at high power, force and capacity in order to produce the required materials. This puts a great deal of strain on the crusher and its wear parts, which operators must be aware of when carrying out maintenance.

The different AC motors used in HVACR systems

Due to the rising population and growth of commercial and industrial units in the Middle East and North Africa, the demand for HVACR products in the region remains high for different applications including commercial, industrial, and residential among others.

Chains and sprockets for bulk materials handling, cement applications

Engineered and standard chains, sprockets, and ancillary products such as outboard rollers, scrapers, and carrier pans used in conjunction with chains from leading manufacturer KÖBO are distributed exclusively by leading supplier Bearings International.

Global automotive cockpit electronics market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 8.7% over the forecast period 2017-2024: Research Nester

Global automotive cockpit electronics market was valued at USD 33.9 Billion in 2016. Further, the market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 8.7% over the forecast period.

Caterpillar earnings beat estimates, shares hit five-year high

It now expects adjusted earnings per share to come in at $5, significantly higher than the $3.75 it had forecast just three months ago and almost doubled the $2.90 it had originally projected for the year.

Luxembourg shoots for the stars with fresh space mining deal

The country's ultimate objective is to have its own space mining agency by the end of the year.

Driving efficiencies and reducing machine damage at Hera Gold Mine with RCT’s Haul Truck Guidance

RCT’s ControlMaster® Haul Truck Guidance is being successfully trialled at Aurelia Metals’ Hera gold mine.

Sandvik divests conveyor components as the final step in exiting Mining Systems

Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest the conveyor components’ parts of the Mining Systems business, including the closely related specialist conveyor systems business in Hollola (Finland), to NEPEAN Conveyors Pty Ltd, a privately owned Australian based company.

New multi-function pre-treatment makes blasthole problems a thing of the past

Holeguard, a new multi-function blasthole pre-treatment combating poor collaring, hole decay and wall instability, has been launched to the international market by Australian blasting technology company Blastboss Pty Ltd.

Luxembourg becomes first European country to pass space mining law

The bill, approved by a vast majority, defines the conditions companies must fulfill to get a licence for launching a space mining mission.

Sandvik exits from the project business in Mining Systems

Sandvik has signed an agreement to sell parts of Mining Systems to FLSmidth.

Outotec to deliver process equipment and services to a gold project in West Africa

Outotec's contract value is approximately EUR 13 million

Atlas Copco launches 6thSense – the digital path for whole of systems integration in mining, quarrying and tunneling

Automation and digitalization are the future of the mining industry. But automation is not just about remotely controlled machines.

LOESCHE can build on its good standing and deliver more vertical roller mills (VRM) for clinker to Vietnamese cement manufacturer Bim Son Cement JSC

New order confirms LOESCHE's market leadership in Vietnam – there are a total of 35 LOESCHE mills in operation within the Southeast Asian country.

Modular Mining Systems’ Collision Awareness System to feature DENSO’s industry leading connected vehicle technologies for advanced risk mitigation in mines

Modular Mining Systems, Inc., the global leader in real-time mine management solutions, today announced its fourth-generation Collision Awareness System (CAS) to feature key technologies from DENSO.

How going digital can help fix steelmaking’s billion-dollar problems

Steel dates back to the Spartans of Ancient Greece, and it has become the framework on which the world is built. It is used in almost every aspect of day to day life—from cars to construction and from cargo ships to surgical scalpels.

Yukon Mining Alliance partners with Make-A-Wish Foundation during 2017 Yukon Mining Investment Conference to dig deep and grant wishes for Yukon kids

In the lead up to the 2017 Yukon Mining Investment Conference, the YMA and its member companies, will be holding an online auction to raise funds to grant as many of the pending wishes as possible.

Bunting® Magnetics Co. strengthens focus on the aggregate, mining & minerals industry with acquisition of Global Magnetics

Rich Evangelista appointed Business Development Manager to lead market growth

Terex|Finlay ‘Rock’ Edinburgh, Scotland, with spectacular model launches at Customer Open Days event.

Terex|Finlay, hosted an international open day in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th June, 2017.

Atlas Copco to launch the new generation Mobile Miner product line – the future of hard rock mining

After several years of R&D Atlas Copco are proud to launch the new generation Mobile Miner product line.

Shelter Stations’ range of container shelters designed to protect expensive mining equipment

Shelter Stations’ range of container shelters and free-standing portable, relocatable storage units were designed to decrease not only workers exposure to the elements but also expensive mining equipment exposure.

Sandvik intelligent trucks automate haulage with AutoMine®

Sandvik is introducing new intelligent mining trucks for automated haulage, delivering tangible benefits in safety, productivity and profitability. Paired with AutoMine®Trucking, mines can increase haulage production by as much as 30 percent.

Metso signs three new Life Cycle Services contracts with mining customers in Pacific Rim

During the first quarter of 2017, Metso signed three new long-term maintenance contracts with major mining companies in the Pacific Rim region.

Severe-service valves for demanding tailings applications

AR Controls has successfully supplied and maintained large installed bases of DeZurik KSV severe-service knife gate valves on the Zambian Copper Belt in demanding tailings applications.

Chevron refinery in Cape Town gets high pressure clean

High pressure industrial cleaning of the plant and equipment was conducted using equipment from South Africa’s leading water jetting solutions company, Total Blasting.