Emerson analyzer provides safe vibration data collection in hazardous environments

KNOXVILLE, TENN (February 4, 2016) – Emerson Process Management’s CSI 2140 Machinery Health Analyzer has received ATEX and IECEx, Zone 2 certification, enabling the latest generation portable vibration analyzer to be used in hazardous environments. The CSI 2140 collects all of the data required to assess a machine’s condition in the shortest possible time, so [...]

Leading diamond growers, distributors, retailers and technical experts come together to launch the International Grown Diamond Association (IGDA)

More than 10 leading grown diamond producers, distributors and retailers have come together to launch a global platform, the International Grown Diamond Association (IGDA). The first ever grown diamond industry association aims to represent the grown diamond industry.

Nautilus completes assembly of the SSLP and commences FAT

Nautilus Minerals Inc. announces that the Solwara 1 Joint Venture (comprising Nautilus 85% and Eda Kopa (Solwara) Limited 15%) has been advised that Factory Acceptance Testing (“FAT”) on the Subsea Slurry and Lift Pump (“SSLP”) has commenced at the GE Oil & Gas manufacturing facility in Houston, USA.

The Ivory Coast calls upon Laurentian University to develop its mining sector

Laurentian University has signed an agreement to leverage its expertise in an effort to help evaluate mining training needs in Ivory Coast, implement relevant and viable training programs, and offer tailored French-language programs to Ivorian people.

Juniper Systems to Exhibit New Windows 10 Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet™ at DistribuTECH®

Juniper Systems, provider of ultra-rugged field data collection solutions, will be exhibiting its new Windows 10 Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet at the DistribuTECH Conference in Orlando, FL from Feb. 9–11.

Mobil SHC Gear Series oils meet new GE off-highway certification

ExxonMobil has announced that its Mobil SHC™ Gear Series of synthetic industrial gear oils have been approved for use in General Electric (GE) off-highway vehicle motorised wheel gearbox applications requiring GE’s new gear oil specification, D50E35.  Read More…

Panus Semi-Trailers and Magnum Australia Introduce the PANUM

With many transport companies looking to maximise the versatility of their equipment, Panus Semi-Trailers and Magnum Australia have combined their resources to develop the “Panum” Semi-Trailer.

Eeva Sipilä appointed Metso’s CFO

Metso Corporation’s stock exchange release on February 3, 2016 at 2.30 EET

Jones Day to open Brisbane Office and welcomes Brett Heading as new partner

Jones Day to open Brisbane Office with a focus on natural resources

Unearthed ‘hackathon’ seeks solutions to challenges facing mining sector

Australia-based innovation programme for the global resources sector, Unearthed, will host a ‘hackathon’ event in Cape Town from February 5 to 7 – its first international event. Unearthed’s ‘hackathon’ events brought together young software developers, designers and industry insiders to develop prototype solutions for challenges facing the resources sector.  Read…

Asanko Gold Mine Announces First Gold Production

Asanko Gold Inc. has announced the first gold production of approximately 400 ounces from Phase 1 of the Asanko Gold Mine (“AGM” or the “Project”) in Ghana. This follows the successful commencement of operations of the entire processing facility one month ahead of schedule. [...] Commenting on this historic milestone, Peter Breese, President and CEO, [...]

Joy Global Inc. gets upgraded to overweight at Barclays

Joy Global Inc. (NYSE:JOY) stock is trading slightly in the green today, after Barclays upgraded it from Equal Weight to Overweight, and improved the overall US Machinery Industry outlook from Negative to Neutral. At present, the shares are trading up 0.3% at $10, as of 9:57 AM EST.  Read More…