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
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

Sandvik opens Brazilian facility

Sandvik Mining and Construction has inaugurated a new Vespasiano manufacturing facility near Belo Horizonte,...

Equipment

06 OCTOBER 2009
Copper plant contract for Outotec

Copper plant contract for Outotec

Outotec has won a contract worth approximately 16 million with Pueblo Viejo Dominicana Corp for the supply...

Equipment

06 OCTOBER 2009
GKN Wheels and Rimtec join forces

GKN Wheels and Rimtec join forces

GKN Wheels has signed a new product development and manufacturing agreement with Rimtec Ltd, as part...

Equipment

22 SEPTEMBER 2009
Radio controlled rigs from Atlas Copco

Radio controlled rigs from Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco has announced the release of two new rock drill rigs with built-in radio remote control (RRC)...

Equipment

22 SEPTEMBER 2009
Cerro Verde moly plant reopens

Cerro Verde moly plant reopens

Freeport McMoRan's Cerro Verde copper mine in Peru, is scheduled to reopen its molybdenum plant this...

Equipment

22 SEPTEMBER 2009
Sandvik inaugurates new factory

Sandvik inaugurates new factory

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

Equipment

22 SEPTEMBER 2009
AEL shock tube conversion

AEL shock tube conversion

AEL Mining Services has announced that it has achieved close to a 75% shock tube conversion success in...

Equipment

16 SEPTEMBER 2009
Bucyrus dragline upgrades available

Bucyrus dragline upgrades available

Bucyrus has released a statement highlighting its services offering turn-key electrical upgrade solutions...

Equipment

16 SEPTEMBER 2009
First remote blasting at BHP

First remote blasting at BHP

BHP Billiton's Cannington mine in North West Queensland has become the first in the world to introduce...

Equipment

16 SEPTEMBER 2009