Safety with productivity

Todd Kennedy of Siemens Energy & Automation outlines important aspectsof safety and control in modern...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Sandvik opens biggest plant in Jiading, China

On September 17, Sandvik Mining and Construction inaugurated its largest Chinese production facility...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Steel cord technology

Advances in steel-cord conveyor belts and belt splicing are improving performance in key mining applications,...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Rimtec partners GKN in big wheel move

GKN Wheels, a leading manufacturer of off-highway vehicle tyres for the global construction industry,...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Boart prepares newest rig for launch

Paul Moore spoke to Boart Longyears Craig Mayman about the companys progress with the new, advanced 4200...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Designing monster mining trucks

Tom Aerden of engineering simulation and structural-testing software specialist LMS International, based...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Atlas Copco makes long-hole advance

Atlas Copco has introduced a completely new hydraulic rock drill - the COP 3060MUX - for use in underground...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Contracting down under

In the final instalment of the series of articles on contract mining, Paul Moore looks at some of the...

Management

14 OCTOBER 2009

Automation at the face

All of the main suppliers, including Atlas Copco, Sandvik, Oldenburg, JH Fletcher, Mine Master, Terex...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009

Tramp metal removal

Unwanted metal contaminants, referred to in the mining industry as tramp metal, can cause serious damage...

Equipment

14 OCTOBER 2009
Stingray opts for Aker acid plant

Stingray opts for Aker acid plant

Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Stingray Copper Inc to supply a 750t/d sulphur burning acid...

Equipment

06 OCTOBER 2009
Rio invests in Mongolian copper project

Rio invests in Mongolian copper project

Rio Tinto has signed an investment agreement with the Mongolian Government for the development of the...

Equipment

06 OCTOBER 2009