NL TECHNOLOGIES Mining News

Polaris Receives ANZEx Certificate for Use in Coal Mines in Queensland, Australia

NL Technologies, which designs and markets underground digital communications solutions for the mining and tunneling industries, announced today that they received the ANZEx approval certificate from Simtars for the Polaris cap lamp. Read the press release

NLT NetPort-able IS Node Receives Approval by IECex in Australia for Use in Coal Mines

Brisbane, Australia- NL Technologies (NLT) announces the approval by IECex for the newest addition to their IS-approved family of Wi-Fi access points and network client devices supporting communications and tracking solutions for Australian coal mines, NetPort-able IS […]

NL Technologies approves Polaris cordless cap lamp

Toronto, Canada- NL Technologies today announced that the MSHA approved Polaris Cordless Cap Lamp has been approved by The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and Bureau of Mine Safety. All underground electrical equipment must be certified according […]

NLT Australia to Supply Xstrata Coal’s West Wallsend Mine with IS-Approved Communications and Tracking Solution

Brisbane, Australia- NLT Australia, a subsidiary of NL Technologies (NLT) in Canada and known throughout the mining industry for their product innovation, was recently awarded the contract to supply a complete tracking and two-way messaging cap lamp […]

NL Technologies Announces IS Approval on Reverse Tracking Product

NLT Australia, a subsidiary of NL Technologies (NLT) in Canada, has introduced intrinsically safe reverse tracking cap lamp – a world first.  The IEC Exia approval adds to their many approvals including: – 802.11 a,b,g WAP – Compact […]

NLT Introduces Portable IS Node with Fixed Power Supply Capability

Toronto, Canada – NL Technologies (NLT) announces the latest addition to their IS approved family of Wi-Fi access points and network client devices supporting communications and tracking solutions, the NetPort-able-FP IS Node. The NetPort-able-FP IS Node […]

NLT Introduces Portable IS Node with Fixed Power Supply Capability

Toronto, Canada – NL Technologies (NLT) announces the latest addition to their IS approved family of Wi-Fi access points and network client devices supporting communications and tracking solutions, the NetPort-able-FP IS Node. The NetPort-able-FP IS Node […]

NLT Receives Approval by MSHA (Mine Safety and Health Administration) for their Permissible Compact IS NetPort…

Toronto, Canada – NL Technologies (NLT) announces today the approval by MSHA for their Permissible Compact IS NetPort which is an 802.11a/b/g access point with a built in Ethernet bridge.  It transmits and receives data […]

NLT NetPort-able IS Node Receives Approval by MSHA (Mine Safety and Heath Authority) in the US for Safe Use in Coal Mines

Toronto, Canada – NL Technologies (NLT) announces the approval by MSHA for the newest addition to their IS approved family of Wi-Fi access points and network client devices supporting communications and tracking solutions for US […]

NL Technologies Australia Can Now Sell Polaris Cap Lamps with Group II Certification for Surface Industries with Explosive Environments

Brisbane, Australia – NL Technologies (NLT), manufacturer of The Northern LightTM range of cap lamps, including Polaris, Eclipse, GII, and GIIIR announces today an approval that goes well beyond mining.  The all new Polaris cordless, […]

NLT Introduces the Rebel Cordless Head Lamp for Industrial and Recreational Applications

Toronto, Ontario- With the New Year comes an exciting new product from NL Technologies.  It's an industrial version of our traditional Northern LightTM mining cap lamp called Rebel. The Rebel is a LED cordless, light […]

NL Technologies announces Strata Safety Products As National Dealer for Northern Light™ Cap Lamps and NLT Digital™ for the US…

Toronto, Canada- NL Technologies is pleased to introduce Strata Safety Products as their newest US distributor of underground mining lamps including the lightweight Intrinsically Safe Eclipse and the brand new cordless all-in-one cap lamp, the […]

NLT receives MSHA Instrinsic Safety Approval for Netport IS Backbone of its Underground Lighting System

Toronto, Canada – NL Technologies (NLT), a Canadian-owned designer and manufacturer of underground lighting and wireless communications solutions for the mining industry announced today that they have received under the MSHA standard, Intrinsic Safety (IS) […]

NL Technologies launches next-generation LiIon, LED Cap Lamp

NL Technologies launches next-generation LiIon, LED Cap Lamp Toronto, Canada – NL Technologies (NLT), a Canadian-owned designer and manufacturer of underground lighting and digital communications solution for the mining industry, today announced the launch of […]

NL Technologies launches next-generation LiIon, LED Cap Lamp

Toronto, Canada – NL Technologies (NLT), a Canadian-owned designer and manufacturer of underground lighting and digital communications solution for the mining industry, today announced the launch of its next-generation cap lamp system. The new lamp […]