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Preparedness spurs prompt response to Mali’s first Ebola case

Randgold Resources | October 24, 2014
Botswana blocks at least 100 copper trucks from Congo over Ebola fear

Randgold owns and operates the Morila, Loulo and Gounkoto gold mines in Mali.

SNC-Lavalin Honoured at 2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

SNC Lavalin | October 24, 2014

SNC-Lavalin Inc. has won an Award of Excellence at the 2014 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Gala, held last night in Ottawa. The firm was honoured in the Project Management category for its work on the Ambatovy Nickel Project in Madagascar.

New Hydraulic Drifter Rock Drill Takes Brokk Power and Safety to Cramped Worksites

Brokk, Inc. | October 24, 2014
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Brokk remote-controlled demolition equipment brings Goliath-sized drilling power in a David-sized package for mining, demolition and tunneling applications with the latest TE160 hydraulic drifter rock drill from TEI Rock Drills.

Loesche hands over world’s largest slag mill – LM 63.3+3

Loesche | October 24, 2014
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As a technological pioneer LOESCHE is following on from the success of the largest coal mill LM 43.4 in India and the world's largest raw meal mill LM 69.6 in Nigeria. This latest triumph involves the largest slag mill in the world, which already produces 255 t/h blast-furnace slag meal in Taiyuan, northern China.

Airborne Laser Mapping Reveals First World War Trenches in Derbyshire, England

Bluesky | October 24, 2014
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High resolution laser scanned height models may have revealed previously unrecorded First World War practice trenches. The LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) laser data, captured by aerial mapping company Bluesky, was commissioned by the Coal Authority as part of their research and development programme, which is looking at alternative ways to inspect mine entries in remote and rural areas.

India closer to ending decades-old state monopoly on coal

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 24, 2014
India closer to ending decades-old state monopoly on coal

The country is opening coal mining to private firms.

A$20 Million Partnership A Win for Western Australian Kids

BHP Billiton | October 24, 2014
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In the largest donation in Telethon history, BHP Billiton has committed $20 million over the next five years to the Telethon Kids Institute to improve the health and wellbeing of children in Western Australia.

Modular Mining Systems’ DISPATCH Fleet Management System (FMS) Selected by EXCON for Toconao Mine

Modular Mining Systems, Inc. | October 23, 2014

Modular Mining Systems, Inc., the global leader in the delivery of real-time computer-based mine management solutions for surface and underground mining operations, announced today that Modular’s DISPATCH® Fleet Management System is being implemented by EXCON at the Toconao Mine in Chile.

Bel-Ray revolutionizes open gear lubricants with new Molylube Ultra

Bel-Ray Company, Inc. | October 23, 2014
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Total performance lubricant manufacturer, Bel-Ray, today announced the release of its new Molylube Ultra, its highest performing open gear lubricant. Molylube Ultra performs the work of three different products with its ability to be used for priming, running in and service lubrication of draglines, shovels and a number of other mining and heavy industrial applications.

Juniper Systems and E.H. Wachs Provide Efficient Data Collection Solution for Water & Wastewater Industries

Juniper Systems | October 23, 2014

Juniper Systems and E.H. Wachs have partnered to provide a new data collection solution for professionals in water & wastewater industries. The new product will be used as both a controller and a data collection device for E.H. Wachs’ trailer and vehicle-mounted valve exercisers

Barrick Gold Corp. Invests in Southern Nevada through Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ Campaign

Recently, Barrick Gold Corp. invested in the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’ investment campaign, which launched last year and is a three-year undertaking to raise $7.5 million for regional economic development. Thanks to companies such as Barrick Gold, the endeavor is continuing to gain momentum.

Boart Longyear gets $352m financial bail out

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 23, 2014
Boart Longyear gets $352m financial bail out

Saved by the bell.

Motor and drive efficiency – A collective approach for better results

Bauer Gear Motor GmbH | October 23, 2014
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Efficiency, reliability and total cost of ownership are all terms that are at the forefront of engineering considerations, however looking at items of equipment on an individual basis may not deliver the maximum benefits. By looking at the wider picture and combining the best technology from individual areas it is possible to achieve much more significant savings and efficiencies.

Emerson enhances magnetic flowmeter line with new safety and diagnostic features

Emerson Process Management | October 23, 2014

Rosemount® 8700M Magnetic Flowmeter line is enhanced to help users take advantage of improved installation, maintenance and process management practices

Caterpillar posts strong results despite poor mining sales

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 23, 2014
Caterpillar posts strong results despite poor mining sales

The equipment maker beat analysts' expectations and the stock is skyrocketing in premarket trading.

Minister opens new headquarters for Kinder & Co

Kinder & Co | October 22, 2014
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The Minister for Energy and Resources, Russell Northe, officially opened the new Braeside headquarters of Victorian engineering business Kinder & Co.

Safe and reliable valve technology secures Metso a major order in coal gasification in China

Metso | October 22, 2014
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Metso leads with the innovative technology being used in coal gasification.

Dassault Systèmes’ GEOVIA MineSched 9.0 Brings World’s Best Scheduling Experience to Every Mining Engineer’s Desktop

Dassault Systèmes | October 22, 2014
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Dassault Systèmes releases the latest version of GEOVIA MineSched™, the world’s most innovative scheduling software user experience for mining. MineSched 9.0 delivers integration with every major geology and mine planning software package on the market, with the aim of providing mining companies and engineers with advanced tools to maximize productivity and profits.

Caterpillar global sales down 10% in September

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 22, 2014
Caterpillar global sales down 10% in September

The equipment maker is scheduled to report third-quarter earnings Thursday.

Massive gold nugget for sale in California

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 22, 2014
Massive gold nugget for sale in California

It's expected to fetch in the $400,000 range.

TriMetals Mining Inc. Discovers New Areas of Outcropping Gold Mineralization with Aerial LiDAR

TriMetals Mining Inc. | October 22, 2014

LiDAR Services, LLC, Las Vegas, Nevada, the wholly owned US subsidiary of LiDAR Services International, Calgary, Alberta, conducted an aerial LiDAR survey for TriMetals Mining Inc. in an area straddling the northern border of Nevada and Utah providing striking results for the gold and silver mining company.

The 9 Questions You Should Ask Before You Order Custom Electrical Gear

Littelfuse, Inc. | October 21, 2014

The answers will illuminate real and critical differences, and they will be your guides to obtaining the best value and return-on-investment.

Aecon awarded approximately $275 million in mining and energy contracts

Aecon Group Inc. | October 21, 2014

Aecon Group Inc. (TSX: ARE) announced today that it has been awarded approximately $275 million in mining and energy contracts for K+S Potash Canada for work on their Legacy mining project in Saskatchewan, and for North West Redwater (NWR) Partnership for work on the NWR Sturgeon Refinery project in Alberta.

PPG Commercial Truck Shop Conference provides tools to improve business performance

PPG Commercial Coatings | October 21, 2014

PPG Commercial Coatings held its semiannual Commercial Truck Shop Conference Sept. 21-23 in conjunction with the 2014 fall PPG MVP Business Solutions Conference at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Conference Center in Nashville, Tenn.

WDMF and Turkish Jewellery Exporters Association sign MoU, launch World Diamond Magazine at Istanbul Jewellery Show

World Diamond Mark | October 21, 2014
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"In practical terms, this means that the WDM's first pilot programme for accredited retail members, i.e. Authorized Diamond Dealers (ADDs) will begin in Turkey, one of the most exciting, and rapidly growing luxury product consumer markets..

Savage Wins Contract for CSX Locomotive Mobile Fueling Services

Savage | October 21, 2014

Savage today announced an agreement with CSX to provide locomotive fueling services at 30 sites across the CSX network in the eastern United States. CSX is a premier rail transportation supplier, with 21,000 route miles of track in 23 states, the District of Columbia and Canada.

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