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 Northern Strands Mining Wire Rope Constructions http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/chains/wire-rope-constructions/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/chains/wire-rope-constructions/ By working with customers in the mining industry, Northern Strands has been able to provide products and technical assistance for some of the most difficult and complex hoist installations in the world. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:46:00 GMT Disruption in power supply stalls production work at OZ Minerals’ Prominent Hill site in Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdisruption-in-power-supply-stalls-production-work-at-oz-minerals-prominent-hill-site-in-australia-5018988 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdisruption-in-power-supply-stalls-production-work-at-oz-minerals-prominent-hill-site-in-australia-5018988 OZ Minerals has suspended production work at its Prominent Hill copper and gold mine due to electricity supply disruptions triggered by severe storms in South Australia. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Ontario to support Boart Longyear’s drilling systems technology http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsontario-to-support-boart-longyears-drilling-systems-technology-5020401 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsontario-to-support-boart-longyears-drilling-systems-technology-5020401 The Government of Ontario has awarded $1.37m to Boart Longyear Canada to support the development of a mineral exploration drilling site and drilling systems technology. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: GMP Securities, Focus Graphite, Canyon Copper http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-gmp-securities-focus-graphite-canyon-copper-5019851 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-gmp-securities-focus-graphite-canyon-copper-5019851 GMP Securities, an investment dealer based in the US, has signed an agreement with Canadian gold mining company Kinross Gold Corporation to acquire 5.5 million common shares held by the latter company in Lundin Gold. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Grassy Mountain Gold Project, Oregon http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/grassy-mountain-gold-project-oregon/ http://www.mining-technology.com/projects/grassy-mountain-gold-project-oregon/ The Grassy Mountain Gold project is an underground mine located in Malheur County, approximately 35km south of Vale city in Oregon, US. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Effective Lubrication can Help the Mining Industry Lower Costs and Boost Profits http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/maintenance/effective-lubrication-mining/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/maintenance/effective-lubrication-mining/ Mining companies are significantly undervaluing the potential savings from effective lubrication, according to a new study by Shell Lubricants. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:45:00 GMT Immediate Support Thanks to Virtual Reality http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/bearings-machine-parts/bosch-rexroth-mining/presssupport-virtual-reality.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/bearings-machine-parts/bosch-rexroth-mining/presssupport-virtual-reality.html With Hägglunds InSight Live, Bosch Rexroth provides plant operators with a solution that enables remote support for their in-house maintenance teams anywhere in the world. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:34:00 GMT GE Mining introduces Digital Mine to improve operations http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsge-mining-introduces-digital-mine-to-improve-mine-operations-5017929 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsge-mining-introduces-digital-mine-to-improve-mine-operations-5017929 GE Mining has launched a suite of technologies to improve performance, reliability, safety and operations in mines. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Siemens unveils new drive system for underground mining vehicles http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssiemens-unveils-new-drive-system-for-underground-mining-vehicles-5018870 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssiemens-unveils-new-drive-system-for-underground-mining-vehicles-5018870 Siemens has launched a new drive system for underground mining vehicles as part of its expanding portfolio of automation and digitalisation solutions for the industry. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Goldrich reveals huge rise in gold yield from Little Squaw placer mine http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgoldrich-provides-mining-updates-at-little-squaw-placer-mine-5017444 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsgoldrich-provides-mining-updates-at-little-squaw-placer-mine-5017444 Goldrich Mining has announced a 95% increase in gold gained from its Little Squaw placer mine in the Chandalar district, 190 miles north of Fairbanks, Alaska, US. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Furukawa Rockdrill (FRD) Europe-Surface Crawler Drills and Breakers for the Mining and Construction Industries http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/drilling/furukawa-rockdrill/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/drilling/furukawa-rockdrill/ Furukawa Rockdrill (FRD) Europe is responsible for the sale and support of hydraulic and pneumatic surface crawler drills, hydraulic breakers, hydraulic attachments and associated spare parts solutions for construction and mining customers in Europe,… Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:12:00 GMT Hexagon Mining Unveils Latest Technology at MINExpo http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/hexagon-mining/presslatest-technology-minexpo.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/hexagon-mining/presslatest-technology-minexpo.html Hexagon Mining unveils the latest advances in its integrated technology at MINExpo in Las Vegas. President Hélio Samora and his team are on hand to welcome attendees to Hexagon Mining's Booth 4133. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:46:00 GMT SRK Global Appoints New Chairman http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/srk/presssrk-new-chairman.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/srk/presssrk-new-chairman.html SRK Global has appointed Corporate Consultant Jeff Parshley as its new chairman. Jeff brings to the role 35 years of worldwide project experience, including 28 with SRK (US). Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:17:00 GMT Probe Metals signs MoU deals for West Porcupine Project in Canada http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsprobe-metals-signs-mou-with-two-first-nations-for-west-porcupine-project-in-canada-5016610 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsprobe-metals-signs-mou-with-two-first-nations-for-west-porcupine-project-in-canada-5016610 Probe Metals has signed a memorandum of understanding with Mattagami and Flying Post First Nations in relation to its West Porcupine Project near Foleyet, Ontario, Canada. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Philippines recommends suspension of 20 mines for environmental breaches http://www.mining-technology.com/news/news20-mines-recommended-for-suspension-in-philippines--5017531 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/news20-mines-recommended-for-suspension-in-philippines--5017531 The Philippines' Department of Environment and Natural Resources has recommended the suspension of 20 mines after completion of a government audit. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Additional $1.1 Million Ultra-Rugged Tablet Order as Part of Ongoing US Military Project http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/motion-computing/pressrugged-tablet-military-project.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/motion-computing/pressrugged-tablet-military-project.html Xplore Technologies has announced a $1.1 million follow-on order for customised XC6 M2 tablet computers. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:18:00 GMT OpSUITE - The Big Business Backbone http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/opsuite-big-business-backbone/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/opsuite-big-business-backbone/ Operations managers have a lot on their minds. We know, because we have spoken to a lot of them. It is not just about running complex plants and meeting production targets. It is about doing more with less, without compromising quality. It is about c… Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:19:00 GMT Luhr Dust Collector Packages, Pilbara Iron Ore Start-up http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/emission_control/luhr-dust-collector-packages/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/emission_control/luhr-dust-collector-packages/ FMG, in continuing their aggressive throughput expansion, this time through start-up mines at the Solomon deposit (Firetail and King Valley), required multiple dust collector packages for all process steps (vault, crushing, screening and scrubbing) a… Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:30:00 GMT Highly Efficient Pumping Solutions for Clean Water Applications http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/sulzer-mining/presshighly-efficient-pumping.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/sulzer-mining/presshighly-efficient-pumping.html The new, efficient standard axially split casing SMD pump is Sulzer's flagship product portfolio for the water marketplace. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:23:00 GMT The Platform in Mechanics Pit http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/maintenance/platform-mechanics-pit/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/maintenance/platform-mechanics-pit/ The platform in mechanics pit is individually designed to suit existing workshop pits and to meet individual workshop requirements. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:17:00 GMT