Mining Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Mining Technology-Updates Alimak Awarded Skr11m order in the US Alimak Group (Alimak), the vertical access solution company, has been awarded a Skr11m order in the US for construction hoists to be delivered during the fourth quarter of 2015 and the first quarter of 2016. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 15:11:00 GMT Sepura Launches Picture Messaging Solution A new feature-enhanced version of the revolutionary IMAGE application has been launched by Sepura. The new application allows the transfer of pictures from a control room to the mobile devices of field personnel. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 11:02:00 GMT How to Improve Wastewater Management While Ensuring Environmental Compliance Veolia and MWH are hosting a free one-day educational seminar on Wednesday, October 28 focused on the topics that matter most to the mining industry. Mining companies are cordially invited to meet with our water treatment experts to discuss in detail… Tue, 06 Oct 2015 09:20:00 GMT Lintech Control Systems-PLC and SCADA Engineering Solutions for Mining Operations Lintech Control Systems is a programmable logic controller (PLC) and supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) engineering company with extensive experience within the Australian mining industry. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 08:45:00 GMT ZITRON-Customised Production and Testing for Main and Auxiliary Mining Fans ZITRON manufactures a complete range of mining fans, including main and auxiliary fans. ATEX certified fans to be used in potential explosive environments. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 08:12:00 GMT Eurasia Mining obtains mining licence at Russia’s West Kytlim prospect UK-based Eurasia Mining has obtained the mining licence for West Kytlim prospect in Russia. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT Exposure to toxic mining metals hinders students’ performance, says study A new study focused on the remote mining town of Broken Hill in New South Wales, Australia, has found a pattern of poor academic performance by children in areas contaminated by toxic mining chemicals. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT 30,000 coal miners go on strike in South Africa More than 30,000 coal miners in South Africa have launched an indefinite strike after discussions over wages failed. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT Geobrugg-Rockfall Protection in the Mining Industry: Safer – Faster – More Economical Swiss company Geobrugg is the global leader in the supply of safety nets and meshes made of high-tensile steel wire. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 11:05:00 GMT PotashCorp withdraws proposal to negotiate $8.65bn transaction with K+S Canadian mining company Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp) has withdrawn its proposal to negotiate a $8.65bn deal with German salt and fertiliser group K+S. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT Paragon Diamonds to develop Mothae and Lemphane projects in South Africa UK-based diamond development company Paragon Diamonds has signed a non-binding term deal to secure a funding package with South Africa’s Acrux Resources to develop the Mothae and Lemphane projects. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT AngloGold Ashanti reaches wage deal with South African employees AngloGold Ashanti has reached a wage deal for three years with the majority of its South African employees. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT Goldcorp announces work stoppage at Cerro Negro mine in Argentina Canada-based Goldcorp has announced that industrial action by miners has caused a halt in work at its Cerro Negro mine in Argentina. Sun, 04 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT Visit Rajant Corporation to Exhibit at ITS World Congress As the world population increases, so does the need for transport services, which in turn, leads to traffic congestion and intensifies the need for effective traffic management systems. However, a traffic management system is only as effective as th… Fri, 02 Oct 2015 15:54:00 GMT Bearing Man Group Receives Approval for Hansen Transmissions South Africa Purchase Bearing Man Group (BMG) has received unconditional approval from the South African Competition Commission for the purchase of 100% of Hansen Transmissions South Africa Proprietary Limited. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 10:40:00 GMT Sandvik initiates divestment of mining systems unit Sweden’s engineering group Sandvik has announced its decision to initiate divestment of the mining systems unit. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT Metso deploys new crushing and conveying system at Russian Olkon iron ore mine Minerals processing services provider Metso has installed an in-pit crushing and conveying system into trial operation for the Russian Olkon (Olenegorskiy GOK) iron ore mine owned by Severstal. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:00:00 GMT Erebus Motorsport to be Sponsored by Sepura Group The Erebus Motorsport's no. 9 Mercedes V8 Supercar for the Bathurst 1000, will be sponsored by the Sepura Group at this year's event, which is being held over the weekend of the 8 to 11 October. The 1,000km touring car endurance race is held annually… Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:27:00 GMT Jost Australia-Heavy-Duty Equipment and Components for Trailers, Trucks, Lorries and Mining Vehicles Jost Australia is a leading supplier of ancillary equipment for trucks, trailers and other vehicles used in the mining industry. The company offers fifth wheel couplings, king pins, toe eyes, pintle hooks, hydraulic cylinders and other products that … Thu, 01 Oct 2015 12:09:00 GMT Bruker AXS-Materials Research and Quality Control for the Mining Industry Bruker AXS offers equipment for materials research and quality control for elemental analysis by X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (XRF) and crystalline structure investigations. The market leader has a complete range of ready-made solutions for elemen… Thu, 01 Oct 2015 11:59:00 GMT