Trevali invests in Caribou Mine future with new mining fleet

Trevali Mining Corporation announces a new investment in the future of its Caribou Zinc Mine, located in the Bathurst Mining Camp of northeastern New Brunswick, Canada, through the decision to transition to an owner-operated model that will include procurement of a new underground mining fleet.  Read…

Yokohama Tire Corporation to adjust prices up to 7 percent on all tires, effective April 1

Yokohama Tire Corporation announced today that it will increase prices by up to 7 percent on all of its tires sold in the U.S., including consumer, commercial and off-the-road (OTR). The increase will go into effect April 1.  Read…

Metso introduces a community-friendly Lokotrack® UrbanTM series to enable safe rock crushing in cities

Metso Lokotrack® UrbanTM seriesmobile crushing plant revolutionizes crushing in densely populated environments, such as city centers. The new solution simplifies crushing operations, incorporates significant noise protection and cuts dust emissions remarkably, minimizing the impact for people living and working around construction sites.  Read…

Komatsu hosts “day-in-the-life” construction career fair for three GA colleges

Chattahoochee Tech, Kennesaw State and Reinhart University students talk technology, job prospects and train on Komatsu equipment.  Read…

President of business area Sandvik Machining Solutions, Jonas Gustavsson, to leave Sandvik

Jonas Gustavsson has worked in Sandvik since 2008. He will leave Sandvik no later than end of July 2017. The process to find a successor is initiated.  Read…

Komatsu America CEO Rod Schrader named to AEM board of directors

Schrader to support equipment manufacturer trade group to chart strategic direction for public policy, safety, regulatory, education and training efforts.  Read…

NETZSCH to highlight NEMO® progressing cavity pumps and Dewatering Skids at SME 2017

NETZSCH Pumps North America and their German headquarters NETZSCH Pumps & Systems, will be highlighting its NEMO® progressing cavity pump and Dewatering Skids at the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) Annual Conference & Expo 2017, taking place February 19-22, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. The NEMO progressing cavity pump, to be displayed in Booth [...]

CEMI partners with Pattern Discovery and Wireless Sensor Networks to develop the first onboard diesel emissions monitoring system for underground mining equipment

The SenzLogic 2.0 is a ruggedized system using software created by PDT and hardware developed by WSN.  Using state of the art gas sensors from Draeger Safety, a world leader in mine safety, the system monitors emissions while the machinery is performing routine mining operations.  Read…

TLT-Turbo Announces South African Collaboration

Following majority shareholder acquisitions of MechCaL and TLT ACTOM, German based firm, TLT-Turbo (GmbH), has announced a collaboration structure involving all three firms that will provide a total solutions approach to the development of integrated, reliable ventilation products.  Read…

Process of exiting from the Mining Systems operations continues

Sandvik has earlier announced the ambition to close the Mining Systems transaction during Q4 2016.  The deal will not be finalized according to the original plan as all conditions for closing have not been met. Read…

Official US release for the Construction Industry at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 – Rockmore’s Vector Rod System advances drilling

Rockmore International will officially unveil its new Vector Rod System to the North American construction and aggregate industries at the upcoming CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 exhibition in Las Vegas, NV in March 2017.  Read…

New Breed of Collision Detection System Developed for Mining Applications

Perth based SITECH Western Australia announced today the release of a brand-new collision detection system for dozing and stacker/reclaimer applications in the mining industry.  Read…