Custom MechCaL Fan to Drive Volkswagen Research Facility

Local fan and ventilation manufacturer, MechCaL has taken on the challenge of building what could be the largest Vane Axial Flow fan currently in production for Volkswagen in Germany.

Metso receives a large order for flow control technology from Zorlu Energy Companies Group in Turkey for a geothermal power plant

Reliable, high-performance valves play a significant role in producing renewable energy from geothermal resources.

Rain for Rent Introduces Versatile New SiteMax™ Pump

Exclusive and innovative features offer customers an all-purpose pump across multiple water management applications

Volvo’s new Tier 4 Final loaders are said to be its most fuel-efficient to date

The Volvo L110H and L120H are said to be among the manufacturer’s most environmentally friendly and fuel-efficient machines to date.  The latest generation of machines in the 18- to 22-ton class is powered by an 8-liter tier 4 Final engine with fully automatic regeneration that combines high performance with low emissions and low fuel consumption.  [...]

Zambia’s power shrinks as copper mining expands

Zambia, Africa’s second-biggest copper producer, will have a shrinking power surplus in 2015 as demand outpaces supply expansion.  The country will have a “very marginal power supply surplus for next year, but that is being eaten into,”  …Read More

The new generation of underground utility vehicles from Normet

Normet is launching its new generation of mining equipment, the MF- and LF-series, at the Bauma China 2014 exhibition in Shanghai China. The new machines set a new standard for comfortable underground driving with a unique axle suspension system and redesigned ergonomic cabins.  Read More…

Barminco wins mining contract at MMG’s Rosebery

Mining contractor Barminco Holdings has won a A$110-million contract from miner MMG to conduct jumbo development services at the Rosebery polymetalllic base metals mine, in Tasmania.  The contract would have an initial three-year term, but could be extended for a further two years.  Read More…

Metso’s Capital Markets Day in Amsterdam on November 26, 2014

Metso is holding a Capital Markets Day in Amsterdam today, November 26, 2014. The event will highlight various topics, such as the Group’s strategy, financial performance and financial targets, as well as growth prospects and development initiatives of Metso’s three business areas.

Transmin Announces Distributor Deal with Thermo Fisher Scientific

Transmin are pleased to announce the signing of a new agreement with Thermo Fisher Scientific, as the official distributor of Thermo Fisher’s bulk materials handling range in Australia.

New medical device to make the mines safer

Dehydration can be a serious health issue for Australia’s mining industry, but a new product to be developed with input from Flinders University’s Medical Device Partnering Program (MDPP) is set to more effectively help mine managers implement their health and safety policies.

10 tonne Master Magnets Overband Magnet installed in coal processing plant in Nakhodka, Russia

The Electro Overband Magnet is the most powerful overband separator from the Mastermag range and is designed to operate and separate at increased suspension heights…

Jim Kumpula Joins Legacy Building Solutions as General Manager – Canada

Legacy Building Solutions, a design-build manufacturer of custom fabric structures, has named Jim Kumpula General Manager – Canada.