Direct benefits in conveying

Direct benefits in conveying

How gearless conveyor systems help mines in South America transport large volumes of ore

Logistics

07 FEBRUARY 2019
ABB integrates position control in ACS880 drives

ABB integrates position control in ACS880 drives

ABB is integrating positioning control within its ACS880 variable speed drives

Simulation / Optimisation

27 NOVEMBER 2018
Adopting technology, one step at a time

Adopting technology, one step at a time

MM asked ABB's Len Eros about technology development for mines of the future

Innovation

24 OCTOBER 2018

Schneider introduces Altivar 1260

Schneider Electric has released Altivar 1260, a range of medium voltage variable frequency drives

Equipment

01 OCTOBER 2014
ABB to supply Uralkali

ABB to supply Uralkali

ABB has won an order for 12 complete mine hoist systems and related shaft equipment from Uralkali

Equipment

04 APRIL 2013
MINExpo 2012: Bosch Rexroth launches new CBM hydraulic motor

MINExpo 2012: Bosch Rexroth launches new CBM hydraulic motor

Taking over from the tried-and-true Hgglunds Marathon motor, the Hgglunds CBM packs 50% more torque into...

Equipment

26 SEPTEMBER 2012
Driving upgrades

Driving upgrades

Drive upgrades can allow mineoperators to significantly extendthe life and usefulness of existingequipment...

Equipment

03 AUGUST 2010

The ultimate drive

Carly Lovejoy looks at the use of different drives in apron feeders and large belt conveyors

Equipment

11 NOVEMBER 2009
Copper Mountain orders ABB drives

Copper Mountain orders ABB drives

Earlier this year, ABB was awarded a contract valued at over US$19 million by Copper Mountain Mining...

Equipment

22 OCTOBER 2009

On the main drag

Carly Lovejoy looks at draglines, their key components, and the companies which manufacture and service...

Equipment

10 AUGUST 2009