Communication technology critical for mining underground

Parallel Wireless believes LTE technology should be considered a front runner in addressing safety, efficiency and productivity in underground mining.
Weir Minerals

The mill liner that lasts longer and increases wear life

Fields results show that the new Vulco® R67 mill lining rubber compound from Weir Minerals delivers an increase in wear life of 20%.
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Industry trend analysis – mining investment gets smart

BMI Research recently hosted a webinar on the global mining investment outlook, 'This Time's Different: Mining Investment Gets Smart'.

Smarter mining with shared location intelligence

Depressed commodity prices, currency fluctuations and simultaneous increases in costs have led to leaner operations for many mining companies. 

Enhancing existing technology for ultra-fine particle recovery

Delivering enhanced and sustainable productivity solutions while simultaneously driving down operating costs for minimal expenditure has become minerals processing specialist FLSmidth’s business philosophy.

Human involvement in mining is here to stay: Support technology critical

In many industries, machines are taking over jobs that humans used to do. Hands-on human involvement in mining is however here to stay and...

Increased profit for De Beers key for mine expansions, developments

Southern Africa - Diamond miner De Beers’ 36 % increase in underlying operating profit to almost $1.4-billion for 2014 is very important for the...

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