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 Ultra Vision Lighting Unveils New Dura Vision INVADER Work Lamp http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/electrical/ultra-vision-lighting/pressultra-vision-dura-vision-invader.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/electrical/ultra-vision-lighting/pressultra-vision-dura-vision-invader.html The Dura Vision 50W INVADER features the very latest in technology and electronics. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:24:00 GMT CiDRA’s SONARtrac® Flow Monitoring Technology Selected for Sino Iron Project http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/controls/cidra/presscidra-sonartrac-flow-monitoring.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/controls/cidra/presscidra-sonartrac-flow-monitoring.html CiDRA announces today the successful completion of another project win with KROHNE Australia for CiDRA's SONARtrac® flow measurement solution. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:23:00 GMT Flexco Introduces New HV2 Precleaner http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/flexco/pressflexco-hv2-precleaner.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/flexco/pressflexco-hv2-precleaner.html Flexco recently added the HV2 Precleaner with V-Tips to its complete line of cleaners. Designed to be positioned on the head pulley and to remove the bulk of carryback from the belt, the HV2 is an enhanced version of the proven H-Type® Precleaner. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:17:00 GMT Acquisition of Hydraulic Manifolds Australia by Prime Motion & Control http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/hydraulics/prime-motion/pressacquisition-of-hydraulic-manifolds-prime-motion-control.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/hydraulics/prime-motion/pressacquisition-of-hydraulic-manifolds-prime-motion-control.html It is with great pleasure that Prime Motion and Control Pty Ltd (PMC) announces the acquisition by it of the business of Hydraulic Manifolds Australia (HMA), effective 5 September 2014. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:51:00 GMT De Beers selects HCL for IT infrastructure overhaul http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsde-beers-selects-hcl-for-it-infrastructure-overhaul-4415799 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsde-beers-selects-hcl-for-it-infrastructure-overhaul-4415799 Diamond mining company De Beers has selected Indian-based IT services company HCL Technologies to transform its IT infrastructure. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT UK gives $1bn loan guarantee to Chilean copper miner Codelco http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsuk-gives-1bn-loan-guarantee-to-chilean-copper-miner-codelco-4416049 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsuk-gives-1bn-loan-guarantee-to-chilean-copper-miner-codelco-4416049 The UK has offered a $1bn loan guarantee to Chile's state-owned Codelco with the intention of attracting business deals from the copper miner. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT African Minerals chairman to buy Marampa in Sierra Leone from London Mining http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsafrican-minerals-chairman-to-buy-marampa-in-sierra-leone-from-london-mining-4415941 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsafrican-minerals-chairman-to-buy-marampa-in-sierra-leone-from-london-mining-4415941 Chairman of African Minerals Frank Timis is seeking to acquire London Mining's Marampa mine in Sierra Leone through his privately owned company. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Infographic: Mining vs Minecraft - how do the real and virtual world’s compare? http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featureinfographic-mining-vs-minecraft---how-do-the-real-and-virtual-worlds-compare-4416199/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featureinfographic-mining-vs-minecraft---how-do-the-real-and-virtual-worlds-compare-4416199/ At first glance any similarities between the virtual build-your-own world of Minecraft and the real world dust and dirt of diamond mining may seem superficial, but look closer and you may find many of the market defining principles of value vs availa… Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Prime Motion & Control-Hydraulic Equipment Sales and Services http://www.mining-technology.com/ http://www.mining-technology.com/ Prime Motion & Control is a dynamic, innovative hydraulic sales and services company specialising in a large and varied range of products. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT ALCO-Safe-Electronic Breath Detector Equipment and Accessories http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/health-and-safety/alco-safe/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/health-and-safety/alco-safe/ ALCO-Safe is the major supplier of quality electronic breath alcohol detectors and accessories in South Africa with 43 years of experience in manufacturing, distribution and support. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Sepura Launches DMR Tier III Portfolio http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-mining/presssepura-dmr-tier-iii-portfolio.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-mining/presssepura-dmr-tier-iii-portfolio.html Sepura announces today the availability of its DMR Tier III solution to the global market. This latest significant addition to Sepura's product portfolio and to its DMR offering was accelerated by the acquisition of Fylde Micro, world leading experts… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Rio Tinto misses $4.2bn financing deadline for Oyu Tolgoi expansion in Mongolia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-misses-42bn-financing-deadline-for-oyu-tolgoi-expansion-in-mongolia-4414300 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrio-tinto-misses-42bn-financing-deadline-for-oyu-tolgoi-expansion-in-mongolia-4414300 Mining giant Rio Tinto has deliberately missed the 30 September deadline of financing $4.2bn for the underground expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in Mongolia. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Kinross Gold to sell Ecuador assets to Fortress for $240m http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskinross-gold-to-sell-ecuador-assets-to-fortress-for-240m-4414280 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskinross-gold-to-sell-ecuador-assets-to-fortress-for-240m-4414280 Canada-based Kinross Gold has signed a deal with Fortress Minerals, a division of the Lundin Group, to sell its 100% stake in Aurelian Resources and the Fruta del Norte (FDN) project in Ecuador for $240m. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Sepura-Digital Radio Products, Systems and Applications http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-mining/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-mining/ Sepura is a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of digital radio products, systems and applications for business and critical communications. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Ivanhoe Mines to cut 325 jobs at South African mine http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsivanhoe-mines-to-cut-325-jobs-at-south-african-mine-4414318 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsivanhoe-mines-to-cut-325-jobs-at-south-african-mine-4414318 Ivanhoe Mines is preparing to lay off 325 workers at its South African unit after keeping them in standby paying full compensation for the last four months. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT WLP-Dust Suppression Systems and Odour Control Systems http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/emission_control/wlp/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/emission_control/wlp/ WLP provides the best available technology for dust suppression and odour control for a wide range of industries. Fields of applications include building and demolition sites, recesses and inert recy... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Sepura Launches Revolutionary All-Weather Controller Speaker Microphone - ULTRA CSM http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-mining/presssepura-launches-ultra-csm.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/sepura-mining/presssepura-launches-ultra-csm.html Sepura announces today the launch of the ground-breaking controller speaker microphone, the latest IP67-rated TETRA accessory to join Sepura's comprehensive portfolio of digital radio products. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT ADM-Engineering, Manufacturing and Maintenance Solutions for Mining Machinery http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/machining/adm-son/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/machining/adm-son/ AD McCallum and Son (ADM) is a proudly Australian-based three-generation family company specialising in general and precision engineering and manufacturing solutions for the mining and engineering industry, having almost 60 years experience in the in… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT EUROGOMMA-Polyurethane Screens and Polyurethane Screen Panels http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/screening/eurogomma/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/screening/eurogomma/ EUROGOMMA is a manufacturer of polyurethane screens, including modular polyurethane screens and modular polyurethane screening panels, tensioned polyurethane screens and many other polyurethane screening products, with applications in mining, sand an… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT A Kingdom of riches: Saudi Arabia looks to strike it rich with mining sector http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurea-kingdom-of-riches-saudi-arabia-looks-to-strike-it-rich-with-mining-sector-4382267/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurea-kingdom-of-riches-saudi-arabia-looks-to-strike-it-rich-with-mining-sector-4382267/ While Saudi Arabia remains the world's largest petroleum producer, the prospect of US shale gas eating into its dominance of the energy export market has highlighted a need for it to diversify its economy. Having already established itself in the gol… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT