Magna Tyres Group appoints Vijay Nambiar as General Manager, Magna Tyres Middle East & Africa

Vijay Nambiar will be part of the Magna Tyres Group with the Middle East & Africa office,  offering sales support to all dealers and end users of Magna Tyres in the region, while also focussing on expanding the business.  Read More…

Cat® Hard Rock Mining Business Unit Expands Underground Truck Design Portfolio

Caterpillar Underground Mining Pty, Ltd (CUGM) has acquired the intellectual property of underground articulated truck designs from Ground Force Worldwide. This agreement will provide Caterpillar with additional design options in the 20-metric-tonnes and smaller payload class. Read…

Preview mining’s first Vehicle Intervention System, only at MINExpo

Both solutions are formidable additions to CAS, which is now used in more than 25,000 vehicles in 55 countries.  Read…

MICROMINE, has implemented its Fleet Management and Mine Control Solution Pitram, at one of Mongolia’s largest mines, Erdenet Mining Corporation (EMC)

Pitram will improve operations by providing advanced fleet management capabilities including optimisation of truck assignments, tight control of fuel usage and vehicle speed restrictions and high precision machine guidance.  Read…

Focus on accurate scans for small sample features with the oreXpress Miniprobe

The SPECTRAL EVOLUTION oreXpress™ Miniprobe™ has a 3mm spot that allows geologists in the field or the core shack to pinpoint features of interest on a sample for identification. The Miniprobe is designed to work with SPECTRAL EVOLUTION’S oreXpress field spectrometer for portable mineral identification and analysis.  Read More…

Alight Mining Solutions Team Revives SME Northern California Section

Kevin Moran, Alight Mining Solutions Professional Services Consultant, has been elected Chairperson for the Northern California Section of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. Read…

Bright export prospects for Australian equipment manufacturer

With a one-piece-flow process, built using Lean Manufacturing principles, the team completed the machines on budget and on time.  Read…

3D exploration model opens up South Australia

The South Australian Geophysical Reference Model allows users to bring to life the state’s vast resource data sets of geological landscapes.  The model was launched to the international exploration community at this week’s 25thGeophysical Conference & Exhibition in Adelaide, the capital of South Australia. Read…

Sulzer’s pump technology, turbine solutions and high voltage coils on show at Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia 2016

Houston, Texas will again host this year’s Turbomachinery and Pump Symposia (TPS), where Sulzer will be on hand to demonstrate how improved performance and reliability can be delivered for rotating equipment. Read…

Vermeer Terrain Leveler® SEM can help address drill and blast, air quality restrictions

Regulations are having a significant impact on productivity in the mining industry. There are options that can help a mine increase production while at the same time adhering to these regulations. One solution is the Vermeer T1255III Terrain Leveler® surface excavation machine (SEM)… Read

Preview mining’s first Vehicle Intervention System, only at MINExpo

Fatigue monitoring among other safety solutions in Las Vegas spotlight, Sept. 26-2.   Read…

Colombia to penalize illegal gold mining with up to 12 years in prison

The Colombian Congress is discussing a bill that introduces the term “ecocide” to classify the effects of illegal mining and which would penalize such crimes with up to 12 years in prison or fines of up to 50,000 times the country’s minimum wage. Read…