Qalaa Holdings’ mining unit chosen for New Suez Canal

Qalaa Holdings’ mining unit, ASCOM, is to provide excavation services for the initial phase of the New Suez Canal under the supervision of the Egyptian Armed Forces.  ASCOM Geology and Mining has been assigned to complete dry sand excavation on a 1km-long, 0.4km-wide section of the New Suez Canal.  Read More…

Multotec to supply Continuous Ion Filtration (CIF) systems in Africa

Applying continuous ion filtration (CIFTM) in the mining industry will bring significant benefits, and Multotec is poised to do this following its recent announcement that the company will be launching water processing solutions in Africa in partnership with Australian company CleanTeQ.  Read More…

SMEF’s “Miners Give Back” program calls for applications

The Miners Give Back (MGB) program of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Foundation (SMEF) is committed to improving the lives of individuals in mining communities worldwide. Through this program, SMEF is dedicated to support initiatives focused on humanitarian efforts.  Read More…

Westpro Machinery Awarded 55’ High Capacity Thickener and 40”X50” Jaw Crusher for Stornoway Diamond’s Renard Project

The Westpro Advantage is the engineering team’s capability of customizing the thickeners to provide the optimal performance along with extensive longevity. All thickeners include the latest technology in feedwell design and low drag high torque rake systems.

Boart Longyear® TruCore™ Delivers Instrumentation Designed For Drillers, By Drillers

Boart Longyear (, the world’s leading provider of integrated drilling services, equipment and performance tooling, is proud to introduce TruCore™. TruCore is a first-in-industry integrated core orientation system that enables drillers to increase productivity and decrease spend on consumables.

Sandvik Exploration participation in Drill 2014 underscores commitment to drilling sector

Sandvik Exploration is exhibiting at Drill 2014 – which opens in Brisbane, Australia today – highlighting its commitment to the country’s vital exploration drilling sector.

KTI receives large order to cool South African Gold mine

The surface Ice system for cooling the two kilometer deep mine, will provide a total capacity of 8 Megawatts

Tait EnableFleet is about to change the way mining, oil and gas organizations manage their radio fleet

Global critical communications company, Tait Communications, has launched EnableFleet, an innovative solution that will revolutionize fleet management for Mining, Oil and Gas organizations across the world.

Roy Hill chooses Immersive Technologies

The Roy Hill project iron ore project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, which is expected to open in 2015, has chosen Immersive Technologies to provide simulation based training for haul truck, excavator, dozer and wheel loader operators.  Read More…

Emerson introduces new vibration transmitter to help prevent unscheduled downtime

The field-configurable CSI 9360 delivers real-time information about rotating equipment for operational decision-making

Leading Online Mining Auctioneering Company Continues to Break Ground

Representing most major mines in South Africa, Clear Asset continued to break ground taking a wide selection of assets to auction while providing full due diligence, images, specifications and service history per asset (where possible) in an effort to remove the uncertainty often related to auction purchases.

How Real-Time Planning Software Can Help Mining Companies Maximize Network Capacity

Highly interactive systems allow for better collaboration within networks and, combined with other advanced optimization, simulation and data analytics applications, can provide companies with the visibility they need to make smart, sustainable decisions.