Mining Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the mining-technology.com web site http://www.mining-technology.com/ en-us http://www.mining-technology.com/ Mining Technology-Updates http://www.mining-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Kenelec Scientific Offers Quantitative Fit Testing that Healthcare Professionals can Trust http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ventilation/kenelec-scientific-offers/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/ventilation/kenelec-scientific-offers/ The PortaCount Fit Tester is the best OSHA-accepted fit test method. Download the free paper to read more. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Backplane Systems Technology's Rugged Tablet PCs Suited to Australian Conditions http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/backplane-rugged-pcs-for-australia/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/backplane-rugged-pcs-for-australia/ Download the full brochure for information about Backplane Systems Technology's rugged tablets. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:55:00 GMT SAFEmine Launches New TrackingRadar http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/safemine/presssafemine-launches-new-trackingradar.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/safemine/presssafemine-launches-new-trackingradar.html SAFEmine is presenting their revolutionary TrackingRadar at the Queensland Mining & Engineering (QME) Exhibition on 22 to 24 July at stand A162. The new TrackingRadar offers improved protection for mining personnel and the vehicles they operate, whil… Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:08:00 GMT Why Choose Aussie Fluid Power for Pressure Testing and Flushing? http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/afp-pressure-testing-and-flushing/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/afp-pressure-testing-and-flushing/ Aussie Fluid Power has developed an extremely experienced team to meet your testing and flushing needs. Download the brochure for more information. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:29:00 GMT Aussie Fluid Power: Providing Custom Hydraulic Solutions in both Design and Build http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/aussie-fluid-power-hydraulic-solutions/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/aussie-fluid-power-hydraulic-solutions/ Aussie Fluid Power's engineering department offers hydraulic, electrical and mechanical design. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:25:00 GMT Aussie Fluid Power's Growth Prompts Move to New Office http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/aussie-fluid-power-1/pressgrowth-prompts-move-to-new-office.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/aussie-fluid-power-1/pressgrowth-prompts-move-to-new-office.html Starting from Monday, 28 July, Aussie Fluid Power's head office and operations will be re-located to 136 Cockburn Road, North Coogee 6163 WA. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:04:00 GMT Position Vacant: Mining / Operations Manager http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/recruitment/cadden-crowe/pressposition-vacant-mining-operations-manager.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/recruitment/cadden-crowe/pressposition-vacant-mining-operations-manager.html Cadden Crowe is taking applications for a mining / operations manager. Apply now. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Two killed and 17 trapped in Colombia gold mine collapse http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newstwo-killed-and-17-trapped-in-colombia-gold-mine-collapse-4326071 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newstwo-killed-and-17-trapped-in-colombia-gold-mine-collapse-4326071 Two people have died and were nine injured after an open-pit gold mine collapsed in the south-west region of the Cauca province in Colombia. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Southeastern Illinois College breaks ground on simulated mine training facility http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssoutheastern-illinois-college-breaks-ground-on-simulated-mine-training-facility-4326337 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssoutheastern-illinois-college-breaks-ground-on-simulated-mine-training-facility-4326337 Southeastern Illinois College (SIC) in Illinois, US, has broken ground on a simulated mine training facility, which is expected to educate more than 1,000 miners a year. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Explosion in Philippines gold mine kills four http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsexplosion-in-philippines-gold-mine-kills-four-4326013 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsexplosion-in-philippines-gold-mine-kills-four-4326013 Four mining workers have been killed in an explosion that ripped through a gold mine shaft in southern Philippines. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Tomcar USA-Durable and Rugged Utility All-Terrain Vehicles for Mine Sites http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/logistics/tomcar-usa/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/logistics/tomcar-usa/ Tomcar USA manufactures and services all-terrain utility vehicles for use in the mining industry, oil and gas industry, and in various adverse climates. Mining operations require reliable and robust vehicles that can withstand constant use in tough c… Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT AKW A+V Brochure: Technical Laboratory and Trials Simulation of Processes http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/akw-av-brochure/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/separation/akw-av-brochure/ Download the free brochure to see what AKW A+V can offer your business in the mining industry. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT Systemgroup Consulting: Building and Deploying Rugged, Resilient Enterprise Solutions for Remote Sites http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/systemgroup-consulting-brochure/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/systemgroup-consulting-brochure/ Systemgroup is working closely with the mining industry to supply solutions to their unique data management and operational challenges. Leveraging its extensive experience, the company has created leading-edge solutions which provide a unified vision… Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:44:00 GMT AMOG: Joint Finalist for Sydney Engineering Excellence Award http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/amog-consulting/pressamog-engineering-excellence-award.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/amog-consulting/pressamog-engineering-excellence-award.html The installation of a temperature control structure at Burrendong Dam in Central West NSW is set to benefit communities along the Macquarie River and improve river health by enabling warmer water from the surface of the dam to be released downstream … Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT LOESCHE Hands Over the World's Largest Slag Mill http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/crushers/loesche/pressloesche-worlds-largest-slag-mill.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/crushers/loesche/pressloesche-worlds-largest-slag-mill.html As a technological pioneer, LOESCHE is following on from the success of the largest coal mill LM 43.4 in India and the world's largest raw meal mill LM 69.6 in Nigeria. This latest triumph involves the largest slag mill in the world, which already pr… Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Sandvik Introduces Smarter Compact Core Drills http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/drilling/sandvik-mining/presssandvik-smarter-compact-core-drills.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/drilling/sandvik-mining/presssandvik-smarter-compact-core-drills.html Sandvik DE130i and DE140i, the company's latest compact core exploration drills, feature more automation, increased productivity and easier operation, thanks to computer systems that control all drilling. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Mining in Sierra Leone – working to stand out from the competition http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremining-in-sierra-leone-working-to-stand-out-from-the-competition-4325160/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuremining-in-sierra-leone-working-to-stand-out-from-the-competition-4325160/ After a decade of conflict, Sierra Leone is again emerging as a mining frontier with endless potential – most notably from its infamous diamond resources that were once marred with controversy. A London-based investor and the director general of the … Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Rio Tinto plans to open the biggest iron ore mine in Pilbara http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-plans-to-open-the-biggest-iron-ore-mine-in-pilbara-4324413 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-plans-to-open-the-biggest-iron-ore-mine-in-pilbara-4324413 Rio Tinto's Hamersley Iron - Yandi unit plans to open the Pocket and Billiard South iron ore pit at its Yandicoogina operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT De Beers selects Murray & Roberts for Venetia underground mine http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsde-beers-selects-murray-roberts-to-transform-venetia-mine-to-underground-operation-4324498 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsde-beers-selects-murray-roberts-to-transform-venetia-mine-to-underground-operation-4324498 Diamond mining company De Beers has awarded a ZAR2.6bn ($245m) contract to Murray & Roberts Cementation (M&R) for the transformation of its Venetia open pit mine into an underground operation. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Besra suspends gold mining operations in Vietnam over tax dispute http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbesra-suspends-gold-mining-operations-in-vietnam-over-tax-dispute-4325014 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbesra-suspends-gold-mining-operations-in-vietnam-over-tax-dispute-4325014 Gold mining company Besra has suspended operations at its Bong Mieu and Phuoc Son sites in central Vietnam, alleging 'coercive measures' by the provincial Quang Nam tax department. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT