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 Undercarriages for Mining Applications http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/undercarriage/tracmec-custom-undercarriages/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/undercarriage/tracmec-custom-undercarriages/ TracMec manufactures undercarriages for track vehicles used in the mining and minerals industry, such as oil mills, cranes, drills, trenchers, paving and finishing machines and many more from 3t to 250t. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Gemecs Company Director Resignation http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/gemecs/pressgemecs-company-director-resignation.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/project/gemecs/pressgemecs-company-director-resignation.html It is with regret that Gemecs announces the resignation of Hein Fourie as one of the company's directors, effective from 28 February. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:48:00 GMT CIFA to Relaunch Truck Mixer Pump at Intermat Paris http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/tunnelling/cifa/presscifa-truck-mixer-pump.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/tunnelling/cifa/presscifa-truck-mixer-pump.html The MK25H truck mixer was first previewed at Bauma Munich in 2013, and is achieving resounding success all over Europe. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:34:00 GMT Mineral Ore Sorting Technology for Processing Plants http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/screening/mineral-ore-sorting-technology/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/screening/mineral-ore-sorting-technology/ Redwave sensor-based sorting technologies are suitable for a wide variety of industrial applications, including processing industrial minerals, base metals, precious metals and gemstones. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:11:00 GMT Drilling into the data: false environmental reporting in the mining industry http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuredrilling-into-the-data-false-environmental-reporting-in-the-mining-industry-4521159/ http://www.mining-technology.com/features/featuredrilling-into-the-data-false-environmental-reporting-in-the-mining-industry-4521159/ Coal company Frasure Creek Mining stands accused of manipulating water pollution reports related to its operations in the US state of Kentucky. We investigate the issue of false reporting of environmental data in the mining industry, and ask if laws … Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:30:00 GMT Exsto Group-LED Light Towers and Lighting Solutions for the Mining and Minerals Industry http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/electrical/exsto-group/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/electrical/exsto-group/ Exsto Group designs and manufactures LED lighting solutions, light towers and provides various trade services enhancing and maintaining equipment for all types of mobile equipment. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Anglo American starts shipping coal from Grosvenor mine http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsanglo-american-starts-shipping-coal-from-grosvenor-mine-4525336 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsanglo-american-starts-shipping-coal-from-grosvenor-mine-4525336 Anglo American has started shipping first coal from the company’s Grosvenor metallurgical coal site in Bowen Basin of Queensland, Australia. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Australia's Bengalla coal mine wins NSW clearance to increase output http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsaustralias-bengalla-coal-mine-wins-nsw-clearance-increase-output-4525232 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsaustralias-bengalla-coal-mine-wins-nsw-clearance-increase-output-4525232 The New South Wales (NSW) state government in Australia has given its clearance to Bengalla coal mine to increase output by a third and continue mining until 2038. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Explosion in Ukraine coal mine kills more than 30 people http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsexplosion-in-ukraine-coal-mine-kills-30-4525161 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsexplosion-in-ukraine-coal-mine-kills-30-4525161 More than 30 people have been killed after an explosion at the Zasyadko coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine, with at least 14 people injured. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT ASI Elected to the 2015 Rbr50 Robotics Watch List http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/controls/autonomous-solutions/pressasi-2015-rbr50-robotics.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/controls/autonomous-solutions/pressasi-2015-rbr50-robotics.html Robotics Business Review (RBR) has unveiled its fourth annual RBR50 list, naming Autonomous Solutions, Inc (ASI) as one of the most noteworthy companies in the global robotics industry for the second consecutive year. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT ColdBlock unveils new digestion technology for mining industry http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscoldblock-unveils-new-digestion-technology-mining-industry-4525211 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscoldblock-unveils-new-digestion-technology-mining-industry-4525211 Canada-based ColdBlock Technologies has launched a new ColdBlock Laboratory Sample Digestion Technology for the mining industry, which uses focused short-wave infrared radiation to energise sample particles primarily. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Hexagon Mining Integrates Mine Design, Planning and Operations Technologies http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/leica-geosystems-mining/presshexagon-mining-integrates-mine-technologies.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/communications/leica-geosystems-mining/presshexagon-mining-integrates-mine-technologies.html Hexagon Mining is the only company to solve surface and underground challenges by integrating design, planning and operations technologies for safer, more productive mines. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:03:00 GMT Accelerate Mining Operations Excellence Through Integrated Simulation, Training and Optimisation http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/mining-simulation-training-and-optimisation/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/resource/mining-simulation-training-and-optimisation/ The metals, minerals and mining industry has a resource problem, operators that are untrained and subject to a high rate of employee attrition and plants operate at less than optimised conditions. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:04:00 GMT Iron Ore Ship Loading Sampling Conveyor System at Cape Lambert http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/aerobelt-australia/pressship-loading-sampling-conveyor.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/materials/aerobelt-australia/pressship-loading-sampling-conveyor.html Aerobelt has been contracted for the new ship loading facility at Rio Tinto's Cape Lambert project. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:59:00 GMT Hinge Adaptors for Flexible Angling of Caplamps http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/health-and-safety/hinge-adaptors-for-caplamps/ http://www.mining-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/health-and-safety/hinge-adaptors-for-caplamps/ Roobuck retrofit hinge adaptor for mining caplamps. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:45:00 GMT Flowrox to Exhibit at World Heavy Oil Congress 2015 in Alberta, Canada http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/larox-flowsys/pressflowrox-at-world-heavy-oil-congress-2015.html http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/pumps/larox-flowsys/pressflowrox-at-world-heavy-oil-congress-2015.html Flowrox will showcase its Flowrox Deposition Watch at the World Heavy Oil Congress in Alberta, Canada. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:35:00 GMT Polar Mobility Research-Heavy-Duty HVAC Systems http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/ventilation/polar-mobility-research/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/ventilation/polar-mobility-research/ Since 1985 Polar Mobility Research has been active in the research, manufacture and distribution of mobile heavy-duty heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) solutions, providing systems to ... Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Indonesia fixes Newmont deadline for deal with Freeport’s copper smelter http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsindonesia-fixes-newmont-deadline-for-deal-with-freeports-copper-smelter-4524070 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsindonesia-fixes-newmont-deadline-for-deal-with-freeports-copper-smelter-4524070 Indonesia's Mines Ministry official has announced that Newmont Mining has to sign an agreement with Freeport-McMoRan to invest in the latter's $1.5bn copper smelter in Papua province, to get renewal for its copper export permit in the country beyond … Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT AMCO-Anti-Slip Safety Equipment for the Mining Industry http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/health-and-safety/the-australian-matting-company/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/health-and-safety/the-australian-matting-company/ The Australian Matting Company (AMCO) provides innovative matting and anti-fatigue mats, steel stair treads, steel stair nosings and cleats suitable for industrial workplaces and environments with strict safety and hygiene standards. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT First National Battery-Lead Acid Batteries for Automotive and Mining Motive Power, and Miners' Caplamps http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/electrical/firstnat/ http://www.mining-technology.com/contractors/electrical/firstnat/ First National Battery was established in 1931 when the first automotive batteries were produced in East London, South Africa.First National Battery is the leading manufacturer of lead acid batteries... Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT