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Flinders University introduces new device to tackle mine worker dehydration
27 November, 2014
Flinders University's Medical Device Partnering Program (MDPP) is to introduce a new concept to tackle the dehydration issue faced by the mining industry, developed by occupational hygienist...
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Rio Tinto approves fourth pipe development at Diavik diamond mine site
Thursday, November 27, 2014 Canada's Diavik Diamond Mine operator Rio Tinto has approved the construction of a fourth pipe at the remote sub-Arctic Diavik mine...

Two Chinese coal mine accidents kill 37 miners
Thursday, November 27, 2014 A total of 37 people have died from two coal mine accidents in China, including 26 workers at Liaoning Fuxin Coal's mine in the Liaoning province and 11 people in south-west China's Guizhou...

Lundin Mining achieves commercial production at Eagle Mine in Michigan
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Diversified base metals mining company Lundin Mining has commenced commercial production at Eagle mine in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan,...

Uralkali to commence repair works at damaged Solikamsk-2 mine
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Russian potash producer Uralkali has announced plans to carry out repair work at the damaged Solikamsk-2 mine, after flooding halted production last...

US court grants preliminary injunction against EPA over Bristol Bay mine project
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 The US Federal District Court for Alaska has granted Northern Dynasty Minerals' Pebble Limited Partnership's (PLP) request for a preliminary injunction in its litigation against the...

Caterpillar introduces advanced longwall plow systems for coal mining
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 US equipment manufacturer Caterpillar has launched the Cat GH800B longwall plow system to enable mining very low coal seams at high...

Curtin University researchers develop economical mining drilling technique
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Researchers at Curtin University have developed a new coiled tube drilling rig to help carry out mineral exploration at a fraction of the...

Peabody Energy and Glencore to combine coal mines in New South Wales
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Peabody Energy and Glencore are to form a joint venture (JV) company with two of their mines in New South Wales, Australia, in order to cut costs amidst falling coal...

BHP Billiton to target $4bn cost savings by 2017
Monday, November 24, 2014 Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton has announced targets of $4bn of annualised productivity gains in its core portfolio by the end of 2017, representing a $500m increase compared...

BIS Shrapnel says Australian mining investment is set for 40% drop
Monday, November 24, 2014 A new report from BIS Shrapnel has predicted that the mining sector's share of the Australian national economy will continue to grow strongly despite a 40% slump in investment over the next...


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HydroTap G4 Offers Intelligent Technology and Designer Finishes in One Smart Appliance
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 by Birko The brilliant new Zip HydroTap G4 is not only the world's most advanced filtered drinking water appliance, but it also comes in a range of designer finishes to suit any style of interior design....

Zip Industries Presents HydroTap G4, the World's Most Advanced Drinking Water Appliance
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 by Zip Zip HydroTap G4. The brilliant new generation of the world's most advanced drinking water appliance has been...

Eliminate Clogging with Dragflow’s New No Clog Pump
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 by Dragflow Dragflow welcomes its new no clog pump, EL60 RI, the first in the upcoming series of recessed impeller pumps....

Dragflow to Exhibit at Pollutec 2014
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 by Dragflow Dragflow will be presenting at Pollutec expo from 2 - 5 December in Lyon, France. Dragflow offers heavy-duty pumps designed and built to work in challenging conditions where standard pumps...

Midwest Valves & Controls Distributes Australian Pipeline Valve® Products
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 by Midwest Valves & Controls Midwest Valves & Controls now distributes products Australian Pipeline Valve® products....

Jacks Winches to Exhibit with Rentair Offshore at OSEA 2014
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 by Jacks Winches Jacks Winches and Rentair Offshore will join together and exhibit at OSEA 2014, the oil and gas industry exhibition, which is being held from 2 - 5 December at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore....

Rajant Expands Market Reach with Launch of New Channel Partner Programme
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 by Rajant The pioneer of kinetic mesh networks and provider of proven, multi-frequency mesh networking infrastructure, Rajant Corporation today announced that it is launching a channel partner programme...

ICDON has Released Part Three of its Guide for Reliability Driven Maintenance Organisations
Monday, November 24, 2014 by Idcon To achieve results-orientated reliability and maintenance, plants must realise that production is a partnership between operations, maintenance, stores and...

SYSPRO Included In Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100
Monday, November 24, 2014 by SYSPRO A provider of best-of-breed, award-winning enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for on-premise, mobile and cloud-based utilisation SYSPRO has announced that Supply & Demand Chain...

MineSafe Radiator Caps Moves into German Market
Friday, November 21, 2014 by Minesafe Radiator Caps Australia-based MineSafe recently delivered its safety locking, pressure-release radiator caps to a customer in Germany. This order is the company's first in Germany and signifies the entry into...


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