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Sandvik boosts its comprehensive continuous mining offering

Sandvik | June 30, 2015
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The Sandvik MC350 continuous miner, for mid-size room and pillar applications, is the latest edition in the comprehensive offering of continuous miners from Sandvik.

New Through Seam Blast World Record Achieved with DigiShot® Plus

Dyno Nobel | June 30, 2015
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Dyno Nobel has attained a new groundbreaking world record through seam blast in central Queensland using DigiShot Plus electronic initiation system.

Over 12,000 children rescued from illegal gold mines in Tanzania

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 30, 2015
Over 12,000 child workers rescued from illegal gold mines in Tanzania

The country bans child labour in mines, but critics say the government has not done enough to stop illegal operations from exploiting minors.

Britespan Building Systems Inc. honoured as Industry Supplier of the Year in the Inaugural Canada Oil & Gas Awards

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The Oil & Gas Awards announced this year’s Inaugural Canada Oil & Gas Awards recipients in recognition of those companies who excel in the key areas of Health & Safety, Operational Excellence, Innovation, Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Stewardship.

High-pressure pumps – what price reliability?

RMI Pressure Systems | June 30, 2015
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A look at the balance between cost and reliability and why spending more often leads to savings in the long run.

Avalon banks on new ‘blood metals’ rule for Canada’s tin mine success

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 30, 2015
Avalon banks on new ‘blood metals’ rule for Canada’s tin mine success

The miner is spending $1.3 million in exploration work aimed to reopen a historic tin-indium mine in Nova Scotia.

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Rocket explosion a fresh blow to asteroid mining ambitions

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 29, 2015
Rocket explosion a fresh blow to asteroid mining ambitions

Yesterday's fiasco was the third major failure for America's commercial space industry in less than a year.

INFOGRAPHIC: Environmental control projects at units granted MATS extensions

SNL Energy | June 29, 2015
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Due to the long lead time for environmental control projects, many coal-fired generators have moved ahead with compliance plans.

Mongolia to pay $100 million owed to Canada’s Khan Resources

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 29, 2015
Mongolia to pay $100 million owed to Canada’s Khan Resources

The company, however, says it has not yet received any direct communication from Mongolia on the matter.

LFM Software introduces ground-breaking new technology for accessing and adding intelligence to laser scan projects

LFM Software | June 29, 2015
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Co-launch of LFM NetView 4.0 and LFM Server 4.3 delivers significant capabilities in using laser scan data for project collaboration and asset management

Komatsu Awarded Order for 55 Units of Super-Large Dump Trucks for Australian Coal Mine

Komatsu | June 26, 2015
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Komatsu Ltd. has been awarded by Adani Mining Pty. Ltd. an order for a total of 55 units of 960E-2 and 930E-4SE super-large dump trucks for delivery from the second half of 2016 for use at its Carmichael coal mine in Queensland, Australia.

Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender world preview at Sydney Opera House

Rio Tinto | June 26, 2015
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Rio Tinto’s spectacular Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender has been launched during a world exclusive preview at the Sydney Opera House, with this year’s iconic collection including some of the most vivid pink and red diamonds ever unearthed from the Argyle mine.

BitGold Announces Platform Launch in the United States

BitGold Inc. | June 26, 2015
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BitGold, a platform for savings and payments in gold, is pleased to announce the launch of the BitGold platform for residents of the US and US territories.

MRI safe linear encoder for medical applications

Micronor | June 25, 2015
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MICRONOR introduces the world’s first commercially-available MRI Safe linear position sensor system for OEM motion control applications.

Accurately identify clays in mineral assemblages with the oreXpress™ and EZ-ID™ software.

Spectral Evolution | June 25, 2015
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The field portable oreXpress spectrometer with EZ-ID mineral identification software can be used to identify different clays and patterns of alteration in the field and the core shack.

New “HS Series” Radial Piston Motor Pneumatic Hoists

Allied Power Products, Inc. | June 25, 2015
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Allied Power Products, Inc. (APPI) has announced the addition of a new model line of pneumatic, radial piston powered hoists to their Columbia product line.

RPM provides mining industry with Engineering Study backbone

RungePincockMinarco (RPM) | June 25, 2015

RungePincockMinarco (RPM) has today released an update to their industry paper titled ‘Minimum Engineering Study Requirements’ .

DRA awarded more work in Saudi Arabia

DRA has recently secured a significant contract at the Ad Duwayhi Gold Mine with Saudi Arabia’s largest mining group, Ma’aden Gold and Base Metals (MGBM). This is the Saudi company’s newest gold project.

CLARCOR Industrial Air Launches New UAS® Conveyor Filtration System (CFS) Designed for Low Clearance Tunnels and Limited Access Areas

CLARCOR Industrial Air | June 25, 2015
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The UAS CFS installs directly onto the conveyor or bucket elevator eliminating the need for costly ductwork, hoppers, airlocks or feeders.

Adani confirms work halted at controversial coal project by the Great Barrier Reef

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 25, 2015
Adani confirms work halted at controversial coal project by the Great Barrier Reef

But the Indian company said it remains committed to the US$12bn Carmichael project in Queensland, Australia.

BHP cuts another 140 jobs over abandoned Olympic Dam expansion plans

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 25, 2015
BHP cuts another 140 jobs over abandoned Olympic Dam expansion plans

The cuts at the Adelaide support office for the Olympic Dam operations come about six months after BHP scrapped about 90 permanent positions and 210 contractor jobs.

New Large Internal Mix Spray Nozzles Coat, Cool, Treat and Paint

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They combine liquid and compressed air inside of the air cap to produce the finest mist of atomized liquid that can be easily adjusted to meet the needs of your application.

Milton Roy’s New Mobile App Maximizes Efficiency and Uptime for Solaroy Solar-Powered Metering Pumps

Milton Roy | June 23, 2015

Hand-held Selection Tool Helps Customers Select and Provision Solaroy Pumps to Address Specific Requirements in Remote Locations

Firestone Diamonds delays Lesotho mine launch

Cecilia Jamasmie | June 23, 2015
Firestone Diamonds delays Lesotho mine launch

Adverse weather conditions and the need to shift more earth than previously anticipated have also added $13 million to overall costs.

Caterpillar lets go of 50 workers

Michael Allan McCrae | June 22, 2015
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More cuts at the East Peoria, Illinois campus.

Technology Leaders Immersive Technologies and RCT Launch Remote Control Training Simulator

Immersive Technologies | June 22, 2015
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Global technology leaders in the mine equipment training and advanced mobile-machine control fields have joined forces to deliver a unique remote control training solution designed to improve mine safety and profitability

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