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New Atlas Copco surface crawler drill rig

The new ROC T35M combines the straightforward design concept of, mining equipment manufacturer, Atlas Copco’s former CM line with the well-tested features of the ROC family, in a new modular design developed for the next generation of Atlas Copco’s surface crawler drill rigs. This design is focused on productivity, cost-efficiency and hole quality.

Company Announcement: Polysius Equipment at Voorspoed Diamond Mine Achieves first year of successful operation

Attached please find a press release on: Polysius, global leader in the supply of grinding and crushing equipment, manufactured, supplied and commissioned a Polycom (High Pressure Grinding Roll) for effective diamond liberation as well as a Scrubber for

ABB wins $31 million power plant equipment order in Egypt

2009-06-18 - Project will help expand generation capacity and meet growing demand

Volvo Construction Equipment’s service commitment to Latin America

During the M&T Expo in Sao Paulo, Brazil, at the beinning of June, Volvo Construction Equipment Latin America presented its customer support network strategically distributed across the entire continent. “Volvo is based  on a professional organisation with a strong focus on customer support, which delivers appropriate after-market solutions to met each customer’s needs”, said Yoshio Kawakami, [...]

Buying mining equipment? EquipmentMine's Buyers Video User Guide will show you how

EquipmentMine is pleased to announce the launch of a new Equipment Buyers Video Guide. The goal of this video user guide is to provide mining equipment buyers with quick and easy ways to find new […]

Quick Coupler Standard on New Loader

Komatsu’s 6-cubic-yard WA100M-6 wheel loader, part of the newly launched Dash 6 line, sports the “Easy Fork” feature to combine parallel movement and Z kinematics to lift big payloads on pallet forks…more at Construction Equipment

Ritchie Bros. buyers break internet participation record at Las Vegas unreserved auction

LAS VEGAS, May 4 /CNW/ – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, conducted a US$25 million unreserved auction on May 1, 2009 at its Las Vegas auction site and […]

Breakthrough technology in thickeners for CITIC Pacific

a similar size installed at ground level, elevated tanks will improve access to the underflow pumps and associated equipment. With a ground level tank, such equipment would be housed in and accessed through a series of tunnels and trenches. These

VT650 makes longwall coal face moves simpler and less costly

Bucyrus says it has improved nonproductive longwall move time with the introduction of a Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) to its Vers-A-Trac® 650 model. Approximately 50 of these successful roof support carriers have been shipped since the product’s introduction in 2004. The Vers-A-Trac 650AC, featuring the Bucyrus HiPAC10 control system, represents the latest generation of heavy roof [...]

OPEN PIT EQUIPMENT: Common Siemens platform promises productivity

Related Items Articles Suppliers (Equipment/Services) ATLANTA, Georgia ? SIEMENS has added draglines to its common drive design for mobile open pit mining equipment. By providing a single drive platform for draglines, trucks and shovels, the company

IIMS appoints new Managing Director

July 30, 2008 IIMS has appointed a new Managing Director whose operational and strategic experience in mining supply will ensure the company secures itself as the best in class one-stop mining supply service in Australia. […]

MTI Group releases Solo BlastBag for air-decking and plugging

MTi Group, a manufacturer and distributor of drill and blast consumables to the global mining sector, announces the release of their NEW Solo BlastBag™ borehole plugs. They have transformed not only their look but also […]

Strong international turnout expected for MINExpo

MINExpo International 2008, the world’s largest mining equipment and technology exposition, is just two months away and international vendors are working with the US Department of Commerce’s (DOC) International Buyer Program (IBP) to facilitate a robust international component of the show. To date 15 countries are using the IBP to organise delegations to attend the [...]

Caterpillar Announces Acquisition of Leading Brazilian Locomotive

Contact: Jim Dugan Corporate Public Affairs (309) 494-4100 [email protected] MGE Equipamentos & Serviços Ferroviários Ltda. will become part of Caterpillar's Progress Rail Services Division PEORIA, IL, – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), has reached an agreement […]

Taseko’s Gibraltar Mine installs Wenco Fleet Management

June 2008 – Vancouver, BC. Taseko’s Gibraltar Copper Mine has installed Wenco’s Fleet Management System. Wenco’s fleet management system is a key component to Taseko’s major expansion and modernization plan. Wenco will install 23 units […]

Kloof Gold Mine achieves a million fatality-free shifts

In a stark reminder of the dangerous nature of deep level gold mining in South Africa. Gold Fields is rightly proud of its Kloof gold mine, near Westonaria on the West Rand, which today achieved one million fatality-free shifts. However, put in context, that is just 50 days without a fatality. Many mines in other parts [...]

Gold Reserve and Crystallex meet with venezuelan environment ministry

Gold Reserve reports that it was invited to a meeting held on June 18, 2008 with the Venezuelan Ministry of Environment (”MinAmb”), led by Vice Minister of Environmental Planning and Administration, Ing. Merly Garcia and assisted by legal advisor Dra. Lucy Vidal. Crystallex International also attended the meeting. According to Vice Minister Garcia, the objective of [...]

Metso to supply an iron ore induration machine to Trinidad & Tobago

Metso Minerals will supply an iron ore induration machine to Global Supplies Ltd., a member of the Essar Group. The machine will be delivered to Essar Steel Holdings Ltd. for its Point Lisas Pellet Plant […]

Tennesee Zinc Mine Installs Large Leaky Feeder Radio System

SRA Corporation is focused on the development of its zinc projects in the state of Tennessee. SRA’s goal to become a major zinc producer through re-opening the Mid-Tennessee Zinc Mines is coming to fruition as […]

Metso strengthens its mining equipment supply chain with a Canadian acquisition

Metso has signed an agreement with GE Energy to acquire GE’s Lachine Main Plant, a heavy fabrication and machining facility located near Montreal, province of Quebec, Canada. The transaction is expected to close in mid-August. […]

NMA speaks out on coal mine safety and climate change

Underground coal mine operators are moving aggressively to comply with the Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response (MINER) Act of 2006 at the same time as they voluntarily push to formalise new risk management practices […]

WESTPORT, CT, June 20, 2008 — Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) today announced that it will host an Investment Analyst Meeting on September 4, 2008, at the Terex Corporation headquarters in Westport, Connecticut.  The event is […]

Future Australian mining engineers demonstrate new innovations

Thirty-three of Australia’s next generation of mining engineers demonstrated the innovations of the future at the annual “Mission Impossible 2008 – CRCMining Equipment Design Challenge”. After much deliberation by a specialist panel of CRCMining judges, […]

Trelleborg Harbour Marine helps moor vessels safely at LNG terminals

Safety is the priority at LNG terminals, which are growing in number inline with an increased demand for the fuel. Like many fuels, LNG is potentially hazardous and to help reduce the possibility of an […]