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South Africa’s Booyco Electronics has developed what it describes as “the most cost effective, sophisticated and low maintenance gas detection device in the mining industry.”
S&P analysts advise they feel gold, copper and iron ore prices will not improve in 2014 or 2015, resulting in limited exploration investment and lower drilling services demand.
Sandvik Mining has recently received a multi-million dollar order for coal stacking and reclaiming units for a major Australian facility.
Atlas Copco Drilling Solutions has received an order for four large blasthole drills from Minera Los Pelambres for its major copper/moly/gold mining operation in the Coquimbo region of Chile.
Atlas Copco has launched the new Pit Viper 311 blasthole drill capable of drilling 0 – 12.25 inch holes to a depth of 65ft (19.8m) in a single pass.
Komatsu Australia is implementing a major expansion of its Pilbara iron ore service and support facilities with a new service and re-build centre in Port Hedland.
Finnish headquartered multinational mineral processing equipment manufacturer Metso, has come up with a new rock breaker series for use at primary crushing stations.
Leica Geosystems and Maptek have both invested in companies providing unmanned aerial systems which can be used in mine surveying and planning
A collaboration between two of South Africa’s largest engineering companies specialising in mining project work provides professional solutions for full project life cycle from inception through to project implementation.
Joy Global has launched a new high powered rotary blasthole drill to its P&H line of heavy surface mining machines, primarily aimed at copper and iron ore mining.
Salt Lake City headquartered WesTech Engineering has announced production of a new Tower Press Filter with wide dewatering applications in the minerals extraction sector.
Global mining equipment manufacturer Sandvik and mining software specialist Maptek are to co-operate to develop integrated planning and execution solutions and robust automation systems for mining.
The dramatic fall-off in demand from mining companies appears to have been halted, Sandvik CEO said on the release of the machinery maker’s Q4 results.
A solar/conventional power combined hybrid power plant is reckoned to be able to save a mining operations millions of dollars over mine life and reduce its carbon footprint too
Gold junior Allied Nevada, following success with its preliminary testing, is to go ahead with a second phase program on Ambient Pressure Alkaline Oxidation on the Hycroft gold mine rougher concentrate.
The major new 68 million tonne/year Roy Hill iron ore project under development in Australia’s Pilbara has chosen Canada’s Wenco Systems to provide its fleet management system.
Following an 18 month trial on four Cat 793 haul trucks, Alpha Coal West is convert a further 12 trucks to GFS Corp.’s EVO-MT 7939 LNG system from diesel operation.
Market research from the Freedonia Group predicts that despite short term weakness, the worldwide mining equipment market will expand by 8.6% a year through to 2017.
Major engine manufacturer, Cummins, has released a new lean-burn gas gen-set line which would be well suited to use in remote locations like some mining operations.
Sandvik Mining can now offer fully accredited acid proof ROPS/FOPS cabins on its underground drill rigs for use in mines with highly corrosive conditions.
Last year Brookville Equipment Corp. expanded its range of underground mining locomotives, including the largest it has ever made, for a Mexican copper mine.
Beacon Hill Resources is taking delivery in Q1 of specially manufactured rail locomotives and wagons for its Minas Moatize coking coal operation in Mozambique.
Global mining equipment manufacturer, FLSmidth, has initiated a strategic business plan to grow its mine shaft systems business organically to become a one source solution in the mine shaft business worldwide
New Cat® 834K Wheel Dozer features new cab, refined transmission, advanced monitoring system and safety enhancements
The mining services company has told investors it is incurring heavy losses from the West Angelas Power Station project, which has run over budget and missed delivery schedules.
Australian headquartered copper miner, Tiger Resources has announced the successful commissioning of its new SX/EW plat section at its 60% owned Kipoi project in the DRC.
The 2013 Kennecott Bingham Canyon landslide was not only remarkable for its size; it was the only landslide in recent memory that triggered earthquakes, say University of Utah scientists.
A newly delivered Terratec TR 2000 raise borer has been performing extremely well at a silver-gold mining operation in the harsh conditions of Argentinean Patagonia.
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