Swanson acquires Waratah

Swanson acquires Waratah

Hydraulics specialist Swanson Industries has acquired Waratah Engineering (formally Kopex Australia)...

Fleet

21 SEPTEMBER 2016
Cat roof supports to extend Narrabri North longwall

Cat roof supports to extend Narrabri North longwall

50 Cat longwall roof supports will extend the longwall at Narrabri North from 300m to 400m

Fleet

18 AUGUST 2016
Hallite 708 bearing introduced

Hallite 708 bearing introduced

Hallite has introduced the newly designed Hallite 708 bearing

Development

25 NOVEMBER 2015
In 2019, about 250,000 miners worked at approximately 12,000 metal/nonmetal mines across the US, and about 83,000 worked in around 1,000 coal mines

MSHA adds tools to track violations

MSHA has launched two online tools to assist in tracking standard violations associated with mining deaths...

Sustainability

02 MARCH 2015
Putzmeister launches new scissor lift platform

Putzmeister launches new scissor lift platform

Putzmeister has launched Minelift 4, a new scissor lift platform for the mining industry

Development

02 DECEMBER 2014
Bolting in the deep

Bolting in the deep

Ground support is important in underground mining and tunnelling to control ground movement and deformation,...

Bogdanka purchases fourth Cat plough

Bogdanka purchases fourth Cat plough

In February, Lubelski Wgiel Bogdanka purchased its fourth complete Cat plough longwall system

Equipment

04 APRIL 2014
RMI delivers to Vladimirskaya

RMI delivers to Vladimirskaya

Kopex has awarded the supply of the critical pumping systems to RMI Pressure Systems

Equipment

28 FEBRUARY 2014
New rock bolter from Mine Master

New rock bolter from Mine Master

Mine Master will present a new roof support solution designed especially for the Chilean market at the...

Equipment

21 FEBRUARY 2014
Cat to supply longwalls to CONSOL

Cat to supply longwalls to CONSOL

CONSOL Energy has placed orders for Cat longwall equipment, including more than 1,100 roof supports

Equipment

04 MARCH 2013
Sandvik launches MR341 roadheader

Sandvik launches MR341 roadheader

Sandvik Mining presented a new roadheader to customers in early February at its competence centre for...

Equipment

20 FEBRUARY 2013
Joy and Fletcher sign agreement

Joy and Fletcher sign agreement

Joy Mining Machinery and JH Fletcher have announced the signing of an exclusive distribution and authorised...

Equipment

17 JANUARY 2012