Continuously cutting edge

Continuously cutting edge

Carly Lovejoy looks at the use of continuous mining machines in underground soft-rock mines

Equipment

02 FEBRUARY 2010
Sandvik Cubex tie-up

Sandvik Cubex tie-up

Sandvik has announced that it has entered into a dealer agreement with Canadian-based Cubex Ltd to market,...

Equipment

02 DECEMBER 2009
New rock drill from Atlas Copco

New rock drill from Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco has introduced a new hydraulic rock drill for use in underground long-hole drilling.

Equipment

16 SEPTEMBER 2009

Poland's powerhouses

Famur and Kopex are the countrys top underground coal equipment players andare now major exporters to...

Equipment

09 SEPTEMBER 2009
Hard rock haulage

Hard rock haulage

Driven by a desire to reduce costs and emissions, underground conveyors in hard-rock mines are now commonplace,...

Equipment

10 AUGUST 2009

Bolting up

Carly Lovejoy investigates the use of strata support in underground coal mines,and takes a look at the...

Equipment

02 JUNE 2009

Power chains

As longwall cut-and-load speeds increase, face conveyors have to keep pace, including thicker chains...

Equipment

29 APRIL 2009
Underground slickers

Underground slickers

The underground environment poses distinct challenges for tyre manufacturers and so prompts a number...

Equipment

09 APRIL 2009