Mining Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.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 Hydrocyclone APEX Replacement Kits - Lower Cyclone Operating Costs with Increased Maintenance Flexibility http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/apex-replacement-kits/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/pumps/apex-replacement-kits/ The apex is the highest wear part of the cyclone. This section is subjected to a high concentration of coarse solids travelling at a high velocity. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:50:00 GMT Driconeq Launches eX-Flow http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/drilling/driconeq/pressdriconeq-ex-flow.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/drilling/driconeq/pressdriconeq-ex-flow.html The eX-Flow™ is packed with state-of-the-art technology that will revolutionize your drilling. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:44:00 GMT GIW Names Jonathan Samuel New VP Sales and Marketing http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/giw-industries/pressjonathan-samuel.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/giw-industries/pressjonathan-samuel.html GIW Industries, the leader in the design, manufacture, and application of heavy-duty centrifugal slurry pumps, recently named Jonathan Samuel as sales and marketing vice-president. With more than 22 years of hands-on expertise in the pumping industry… Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Philippines cancels environmental permits of four mining projects http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsphilippines-cancels-environmental-permit-for-four-mining-projects-5720290 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsphilippines-cancels-environmental-permit-for-four-mining-projects-5720290 Philippines’ Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has cancelled environmental compliance certificates (ECC) for four mining projects, which includes Norwegian firm Intex Resources' proposed $2.5bn nickel mine on Mindoro island. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Fu-Wang Ceramic Industry, Hexagon Mining http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-fu-wang-ceramic-industry-ltd-hexagon-mining-5720919 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-fu-wang-ceramic-industry-ltd-hexagon-mining-5720919 Fu-Wang Ceramic Industry, Ltd. has announced its decision to acquire 100% stake in SS Steel (Pvt.) Limited through the issue of 219,999,999 ordinary shares. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ariana Resources identifies 37 target areas in Salinbas Gold Project in Turkey http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsariana-resources-identifies-37-target-areas-in-salinbas-gold-project-in-turkey-5720277 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsariana-resources-identifies-37-target-areas-in-salinbas-gold-project-in-turkey-5720277 Gold exploration and development company Ariana Resources has identified 37 target areas within the Salinbas Gold Project in Turkey after extensive analysis of previous data, with several areas prioritised for additional work. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Island Gold Mine, Ontario http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/island-gold-mine-ontario/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/island-gold-mine-ontario/ The Island Gold Mine is an underground gold mine located 83km north-east of Wawa in Ontario, Canada. Owned and operated by Richmont Mines, the mine started commercial production in 2007. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: TAKRAF GmbH, X-Terra Resources, Eureka Resources http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-takraf-gmbh-x-terra-resources-eureka-resources-5720969 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-takraf-gmbh-x-terra-resources-eureka-resources-5720969 TAKRAF, a German manufacturer of open-cast mining and material handling equipment, has acquired FMC Technologies’ material handling systems business unit’s assets in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, US. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Hexagon Mining buys technology company MiPlan http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newshexagon-mining-acquires-technology-company-miplan-5719290 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newshexagon-mining-acquires-technology-company-miplan-5719290 Hexagon Mining has acquired MiPlan, an Australian firm that develops mobile software applications for field data collection, fleet management, production management and reporting. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT DRC establishes panel to support Alphamin's Bisie Mining Project http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsalphamin-receives-official-endorsement-for-bisie-tin-project-in-drc-5719266 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsalphamin-receives-official-endorsement-for-bisie-tin-project-in-drc-5719266 Alphamin has announced that its Bisie Mining Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) North Kivu Province has received government support. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Mobile Mine Refuge Chamber http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/health-and-safety/introducing-the-tk2/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/health-and-safety/introducing-the-tk2/ ON2 designs, builds, supplies and services 'The TommyKnocker' mobile mine refuge chamber for the underground mining. It typically includes the ON2 'Refuge One Air Centre', making it a complete mine refuge system. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT X-Terra Resources signs deal for mining claims in Québec http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsx-terra-resources-acquires-60-interest-in-veronneau-property-in-canada-5719942 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsx-terra-resources-acquires-60-interest-in-veronneau-property-in-canada-5719942 X-Terra Resources (XTT) has entered an exploration and option agreement with a group of four prospectors to acquire up to 60% of an undivided ownership interest in 234 mining claims in the Eeyou Istchee/Baie-James territory, Québec, Canada. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Northern Strands Wire Rope Attachments http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/chains/wire-rope-attachments/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/chains/wire-rope-attachments/ Northern Strands offers a wide range of attachments to compliment its portfolio of wire ropes. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Hexagon Mining-Integrated Life-of-Mine Technology for Planning, Operations, and Safety http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/hexagon-mining/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/hexagon-mining/ Precision, accuracy, and safety are essential aspects of the mining industry. To gain an edge over competitors, mines must integrate, automate, and optimise their critical workflows. Now more than ever, the industry must cut costs while improving saf… Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:08:00 GMT Hexagon Mining and SAFEmine Success with Teck http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/hexagon-mining-and-safemine-success-with-teck/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/hexagon-mining-and-safemine-success-with-teck/ In 2012, Teck sought a technology standard for vehicle safety across all of its operations. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:39:00 GMT Leica Geosystems Jigsaw Mine Management Increases Production http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/leica-geosystems-jigsaw-/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/communications/leica-geosystems-jigsaw-/ The Leica Jigsaw Mine Management Solution (Leica Jigsaw) is a fleet management and production optimisation system that contains proven utilisation and optimisation algorithms. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:37:00 GMT RCR gets EPC contract from Pilbara Minerals for Pilgangoora mine, Western Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrcr-receives-epc-contract-from-pilbara-minerals-for-pilgangoora-project-5718885 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrcr-receives-epc-contract-from-pilbara-minerals-for-pilgangoora-project-5718885 Engineering and infrastructure firm RCR Tomlinson has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Pilbara Minerals for the Pilgangoora Lithium-Tantalum Mine in Western Australia. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Saving Money by Setting Fuel Dispensing Limits http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/setting-fuel-dispensing-limits/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/setting-fuel-dispensing-limits/ When one of our clients became concerned that their contractors were using more fuel than they were approved to, they approached FluidIntel to help them find a solution. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Orex Minerals forms JV with Canasil Resources for Sandra Escobar project, Mexico http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsorex-minerals-form-jv-with-canasil-for-sandra-escobar-project-5718306 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsorex-minerals-form-jv-with-canasil-for-sandra-escobar-project-5718306 Canadian mineral exploration company Orex Minerals has exercised the first option and formed a joint venture (JV) with Canasil Resources to earn 55% ownership interest in the Sandra Escobar project in Durango state, Mexico. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Hexagon Mining Acquires Mine Production Management Firm http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/hexagon-mining/presshxgn-acquires-mine-production-management-firm.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/hexagon-mining/presshxgn-acquires-mine-production-management-firm.html The addition of Perth-based MiPlan brings significant benefits for mining clients. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT