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Canada’s Largest Heavy Equipment Show to include ‘Top 10 Under 40’ Recognition and ‘Heavy Education’ Seminar Series

National Heavy Equipment Show | January 28, 2015

The National Heavy Equipment Show returns March 5-6, 2015 to the International Centre in Mississauga. This key industry event welcomes the leaders of the construction, road building, land improvement, and infrastructure industries.

Mining Innovation Commercialization Accelerator (MICA)

Do you or your clients in the mining innovation commercialization environment require additional funding or support in advancing your technology to market?

A new and simple pumped-storage hydropower plant

Michael Keim | January 28, 2015

Instead of using the potential energy of the water in conventional pumped storage hydro power stations, I use high compressed air deep submontane.

Strong global demand for Tenova Pyromet Client Support Service

Tenova Pyromet | January 28, 2015

High capacity furnace and smelting plant specialist, Tenova Pyromet, is seeing strong growth in demand worldwide for its client support service.

The best of both worlds with the new EDGE TRM516

Edge Innovate | January 28, 2015

Edge Innovate’s reputation has been gained not only as a high quality equipment manufacturer but also as an organisation quick to respond to changing customer needs and demands.

RPM receives award for Mine Scheduling Solutions

RungePincockMinarco (RPM) | January 28, 2015

A well-known mining publication has just announced that RungePincockMinarco (RPM) has won their annual innovation award in the category of Mine Planning/Resource Modeling for their XPAC Solutions suite of products.

Atlas Copco Ranked 23rd Among World’s Most Sustainable Corporations

Atlas Copco | January 28, 2015

Atlas Copco, an industrial group with world-leading positions in sustainable productivity solutions, ranks 23rd among the 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index – a list presented on Jan. 22 at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The company was also listed first overall in the machinery industry.

War for talent in mining just heating up, says EY

EY | January 28, 2015

With a focus on productivity, companies must not neglect talent management

SNC-Lavalin Awarded EPCM Contract by Emirates Global Aluminium

SNC-Lavalin | January 27, 2015

SNC-Lavalin is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) to provide the engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the PL1-3 Energy Optimization Project at EGA’s operating subsidiary Dubai Aluminium (DUBAL, known as EGA Jebel Ali) in the United Arab Emirates.

Commodity prices hit Caterpillar profit — down 25%

Cecilia Jamasmie | January 27, 2015
Commodity prices hit Caterpillar profit — down 25%

CAT keeps slashing costs as it tries to offset issues out of its control, such as the falling price for everything from iron ore to oil.

Laser Technology, Inc. Addresses Safer and More Effective Tactics for Blast Design

Laser Technology, Inc. | January 26, 2015

Laser Technology, Inc., (LTI), the leading designer and manufacturer of laser-based solutions for professional measurement and mapping, and Robert McClure, President of RAM, an independent blast design consulting firm, will be cohosting a webinar about serious challenges and viable solutions for the mining and blasting industries on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at 10 AM (MST).

Swiss IXE Group secured industrialization of Lithium Carbonate in Bolivia

IXE Group | January 26, 2015

IXE Group announced in La Paz Bolivia, that its subsidiaries IXE Ventures AG (Zurich) and RENABO Extraccion y Explotacion de Minerales SA (Bolivia) have completed a merge with the company QUIMBABOL SAM (Quimica Basica Boliviana Sociedad Mixta) . This authorized merge, results in an exclusive and solid framework for the exploration, exploitation, extraction, industrialization and commercialization of all mineral natural resources (ie: potassium, boron, magnesium, chloride, sodium and Lithium) in the Salar de Uyuni and other Salt Lakes in Bolivia.

Metso strengthens its complete offering for mining customers by acquiring certain intellectual property rights related to Rexnord's Falk Mill Products business

Metso | January 26, 2015

Metso has acquired from the US-based company Rexnord Industries, LLC certain intellectual property rights related to Rexnord's Falk Mill Products business. The acquisition allows Metso to provide replacement gears and pinions for its customers utilizing original equipment manufacturer (OEM) drawings and specifications for mills and kilns purchased through Metso and certain other end users.

Rugged cellular router offers Broadband wireless connectivity

Siemens | January 26, 2015

Integrated LTE Modem with rollback to 2G and 3G networks for reliability, dual SIM card slot for service provider redundancy and automatic failover, and rugged design for demanding environments.

Cutting the Cost of Corrosion with GRP

IWC | January 25, 2015

Studies in different countries indicate that 25% to 30% of water supply is lost in the supply chain due to leaks resulting from corrosion.

Repeat order for Tenova TAKRAF Apron Feeder

Tenova TAKRAF | January 23, 2015

Open pit mining and underground solutions specialist, Tenova TAKRAF Africa, has successfully completed supply of an underground apron feeder to Wessels Mine, part of BHP Billiton’s Hotazel Manganese Mines, in the Northern Cape, South Africa.

John Deere launches mobile application for equipment users

John Deere | January 23, 2015

This new tool offers applications that will help users increase the performance and productivity of their equipment.

EDGE Innovate 2015 Global Dealer Open Event

Edge Innovate | January 23, 2015

Friday 16th January saw EDGE Innovate’s State of the art Headquarters in Co. Tyrone, N. Ireland hold their Global Dealer Open Day. More than 80 guests from over 20 countries attended the day-long programme, which included a factory tour along the production facilities and a walk around tour of the machines given by sales and technical personnel

Sepura Launches Revolutionary All-Weather Controller Speaker Microphone – ULTRA CSM

Kable ICT | January 22, 2015

Last October Sepura announced the launch of the ground-breaking controller speaker microphone, the latest IP67-rated TETRA accessory to join Sepura's comprehensive portfolio of digital radio products.

Atlas Copco showcases Tier 4 Final QAS 25 generator at POWER-GEN® International

Atlas Copco | January 22, 2015

One of Atlas Copco’s latest additions to its generator lineup, the compact QAS 25, is equipped with an Isuzu 4LE engine and a Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC) to achieve Tier 4 Final emission levels.

AED7.5million (US$2m) Investment as ‘Gold division’ state-of-the-art retail facility opens in Dubai, UAE

Minelab International Ltd. | January 22, 2015

This significant US $2m recognises Dubai as a key hub for its ‘Gold’ business into the Middle East and Africa

How to select the proper neutral-grounding resistor for a high-resistance grounded electrical system

Littelfuse Startco | January 21, 2015

High-resistance grounding (HRG) makes a power distribution system safer and more reliable than the alternatives. High-rresistance grounding can limit point-of-fault damage, eliminate transient overvoltages, reduce the arc flash hazard, limit voltage exposure to personnel, and provide adequate tripping levels for selective ground-fault detection and coordination.

Global mining sector ended 2014 on a disappointing note: report

Cecilia Jamasmie | January 21, 2015
Global mining sector ended 2014 on a disappointing note: report

December is a period that sees lower levels of exploration and resource announcements, and last month was every bit as disappointing as expected, an SNL report shows.

China’s alleged intentions to mine Antarctica spark global debate

Cecilia Jamasmie | January 21, 2015
China’s alleged intentions to mine Antarctica spark global debate

New evidence has emerged of China's interest in digging for oil, gas a minerals in the frozen continent.

The Coal Association of Canada is accepting nominations for its 2015 Award of Distinction.

Coal Association of Canada | January 20, 2015

The annual Award of Distinction recognizes an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to Canada’s coal industry.

MMK strengthens position on shipbuilding steel market

MMK | January 20, 2015

OJSC Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works has received certification as a producer of flat rolled products of special grades used in shipbuilding by the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping. New steel grades produced at MMK’s Mill 5000 will be used to build and fit out floating drilling vessels and marine stationary platforms, as well as seagoing vessels.

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