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 Ingeteam Reinforces its Commercial Structure in Chile http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/power/ingeteam-indar/pressingeteam-commercial-structure.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/power/ingeteam-indar/pressingeteam-commercial-structure.html Ingeteam SpA (Chile) has announced the appointment of Mr Claudio Álvarez M, mining engineer and industrial civil engineer, as the business development manager of industrial and marine drives. Claudio has over 15 years experience in the mining sector … Fri, 27 May 2016 15:28:00 GMT Beyond the Control Room: The Concept of Integrated Expertise Centres to Improve Mining Operations http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/beyond-the-control/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/beyond-the-control/ New organisational strategies and innovative technologies can help mining companies achieve long-lasting business excellence and give them a competitive advantage. Fri, 27 May 2016 15:17:00 GMT DMS Ferrosilicon http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/screening/imexsar-dms-ferrosilicon-brochure/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/screening/imexsar-dms-ferrosilicon-brochure/ The Imexsar team has more than 14 year's experience in the marketing, distribution and technical support of dense medium ferrosilicon. Fri, 27 May 2016 08:22:00 GMT Grids and Screens of High Tensile or Stainless-Steel http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/screening/grids-and-screens/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/screening/grids-and-screens/ The square-mesh TEXO screens are calibrated and shape retaining of round wire of high-tensile steel R = 160/180kg/mm² (EN 10270-1 Norm / DIN 17223). They are the classic grids for vibrating screening machines and are available in rolls or panels cut… Fri, 27 May 2016 08:20:00 GMT Deals this week: Mexus Gold, Pacific North West Capital, Australian Mines Limited http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mexus-gold-pacific-north-west-capital-australian-mines-limited-4904703 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-mexus-gold-pacific-north-west-capital-australian-mines-limited-4904703 Mexus Gold US has reached an agreement to form a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with MarMar Holdings, for the development of the Julio / Santa Elena property located in Caborca, Mexico. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Hecla Mining Company, American Lithium http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-hecla-mining-company-american-lithium-4904841 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-hecla-mining-company-american-lithium-4904841 Hecla Mining Company and Mines Management have reached an agreement under which the former will acquire the latter. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Nautilus upgrades mineral resource estimates for underwater mining project in Mexico http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsnautilus-upgrades-mineral-resource-estimates-for-underwater-mining-project-in-mexico-4905855 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsnautilus-upgrades-mineral-resource-estimates-for-underwater-mining-project-in-mexico-4905855 Tonga Offshore Mining, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Nautilus Minerals, has upgraded mineral resource estimates for its underwater polymetallic nodule mining project in the eastern Pacific, off the coast of Mexico. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Report: China’s coal production and consumption decline as renewable energy soars http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsreport-chinas-coal-production-and-consumption-decline-as-renewable-energy-soars-4903140 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsreport-chinas-coal-production-and-consumption-decline-as-renewable-energy-soars-4903140 Coal production in China is expected to decline to 3.4 billion tonne (Bt) in 2020, while consumption is also projected to decrease to 3.42Bt, says a Timetric report. Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Midwest Valves &Controls Partners with GF Piping Systems for Plastic Piping Solutions http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/midwest-valves-controls/pressmidwest-gfpiping.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/midwest-valves-controls/pressmidwest-gfpiping.html Midwest Valves & Controls works in partnership with GF Piping Systems to provide plastic piping solutions to customers. In Australia, PVC-U & PVC-C imperial pipe and fittings are stocked and used more often than PVC-U metric pipe, fittings and valves… Thu, 26 May 2016 14:42:00 GMT Flexco Unveils New Flexco University Training Center http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/flexco/pressflexco-university-training-center.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/flexco/pressflexco-university-training-center.html Flexco, the leading manufacturer of products that help maximise belt conveyor productivity, recently unveiled an expanded training facility dedicated to the education of its customers and employees. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Queensland’s new law requires mining companies to inform landholders on proposed projects http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsqueenslands-new-law-requires-mining-companies-to-inform-landholders-on-proposed-projects-4904693 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsqueenslands-new-law-requires-mining-companies-to-inform-landholders-on-proposed-projects-4904693 The Parliament of Queensland has passed new legislation which requires mining companies to inform landholders and their neighbours about their proposed projects. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Dragon Mining terminates deal on processing flotation concentrate from Endomines’ Pampalo mine http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdragon-mining-terminates-deal-on-processing-flotation-concentrate-from-endomines-pampalo-mine-4905026 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdragon-mining-terminates-deal-on-processing-flotation-concentrate-from-endomines-pampalo-mine-4905026 Dragon Mining has terminated the existing agreement on processing flotation concentrate from Endomines' Pampalo mine at the Svartliden leaching plant in Sweden. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Can Boart Longyear’s TruProbe bring mining exploration into the digital era? http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurecan-boart-longyears-truprobe-bring-mining-exploration-into-the-digital-era-4872792/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featurecan-boart-longyears-truprobe-bring-mining-exploration-into-the-digital-era-4872792/ In 2015 Boart Longyear unveiled the ‘game changing’ TruProbe drilling system. The technology enables the use of gamma geophysical survey sensors inside drill strings to identify previous minerals and metals faster and more cheaply. As TruProbe underg… Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Rye Patch to acquire ownership of Florida Canyon gold mine in US http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrye-patch-to-acquire-ownership-of-florida-canyon-gold-mine-in-us-4904775 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsrye-patch-to-acquire-ownership-of-florida-canyon-gold-mine-in-us-4904775 Rye Patch Gold has signed an agreement to acquire 100% ownership of the Florida Canyon gold mine in Pershing County, Nevada, US for $15m. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Variant Friction Coefficients of Lagging and Implications for Conveyor Design http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/variant-friction-coefficients/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/materials/variant-friction-coefficients/ For many decades lagging has been used to both protect conveyor pulleys and to increase the available friction for driving the conveyor belt. Today lagging is available in various designs with differing stated capabilities and strengths. Wed, 25 May 2016 14:26:00 GMT GANTNER Specialised Winches for Mining Applications and Plants http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/winding/gantner-winches-mining/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/winding/gantner-winches-mining/ GANTNER manufactures unique winches for specific applications, and has in-depth experience of rope-transportation solutions in plant construction and mining operations. Wed, 25 May 2016 14:01:00 GMT Flexco Introduces New Modular Impact Beds http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/flexco/pressflexco-modular-impact-beds.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/flexco/pressflexco-modular-impact-beds.html Flexco recently announced the addition of modular impact beds to its line of load zone solutions. Engineered with maximum capacity in mind, while ensuring full containment, the modular beds are designed with universal components that offer effective … Wed, 25 May 2016 11:57:00 GMT BacTech and Comibol sign contract for Telamayu tailings remediation in Bolivia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbactech-and-comibol-sign-contract-for-telamayu-tailings-remediation-in-bolivia-4903285 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbactech-and-comibol-sign-contract-for-telamayu-tailings-remediation-in-bolivia-4903285 Empresa Minera Ambiental BacTech, the 98%-owned Bolivian subsidiary of BacTech Environmental, has signed a ten-year contract with Corporación Minera de Bolivia (Comibol) for remediation of Telamayu tailings. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Eurasia signs contract mining agreement with SKRS for West Kytlim deposit in Russia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newseurasia-signs-contract-mining-agreement-with-skrs-for-west-kytlim-deposit-in-russia-4903660 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newseurasia-signs-contract-mining-agreement-with-skrs-for-west-kytlim-deposit-in-russia-4903660 Eurasia Mining has signed an agreement under which SK Region-Story (SKRS) will perform contract mining at the former's West Kytlim alluvial platinum deposit in the Urals, Russia. Tue, 24 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT Landslide at illegal jade mine in Myanmar kills 13 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newslandslide-at-illegal-jade-mine-in-myanmar-kills-13-4903264 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newslandslide-at-illegal-jade-mine-in-myanmar-kills-13-4903264 A landslide that occurred at an illegal jade mine in Myanmar's northern Kachin State has claimed the lives of at least 13 people and injured 11 others. 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