Mining Equipment

System finds geological structures within Earth's surface.

Comprised of 16 wireless sensors, impact generator, and intuitive user interface, SWIPS(TM) Surface Wave Intelligent Profiling System enables users to analyze, model, and visualize physical and mechanical properties of solids in non-invasive manner. Through MicroMentis Platform, SWIPS Wizard and Drill Hole Wizard help users integrate complementary data, plan work, gather data, plan drill holes,...

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Exacting Requirements Fulfilled

Mining is Mongolia's most important industry. In January 2007, KSB's subsidiary GIW supplied one of the largest slurry pumps ever installed in a copper mine. The extremely robust pump was built with state-of-the-art KSB technology for the Erdenet mine in order to increase production output in the medium and long term. Per hour, the horizontally installed centrifugal slurry pump is capable of...

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Metso to Supply Grinding Equipment to Minera Petaquilla in Panama

Metso Minerals will supply grinding equipment to Minera Petaquilla, S.A. in Panama for its Petaquilla copper mine, located approximately 100 kilometers west of the Panama Canal. The delivery will be completed by the middle of 2011. The value of the order is approximately EUR 48 million. The order is included in Metso's second-quarter order backlog. The order comprises two SAG mills of 38 ft in...

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ABB Takes Underground Mining to a New Level

ABB Takes Underground Mining to a New Level

Underground mining relies on hoists to transport people, equipment and ore between the mining zone and the surface. ABB hoist systems are raising productivity, energy efficiency and grid stability for customers all over the world. Zurich, Switzerland, July 14, 2008 -- Mine hoist systems are a key component in underground mining. They are the most efficient means for transporting crushed ore to...

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High-Frequency Ground Current Reducer has MSHA approval.

Engineered for use where AC induction motors operate in conjunction with VFD applications, ZERO-GROUND-® High Frequency Extraction System is approved by US Department of Labor, Mining, and Safety Health Administration (MSHA) for use in underground and surface mines. Completely passive system utilizes no filters or brushes and eliminates electrical noise while directing high-frequency ground...

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New Mountain Laurel Complex Successfully Installs State-of-the-Art JOY Longwall System

New Mountain Laurel Complex Successfully Installs State-of-the-Art JOY Longwall System

The Mountain Laurel complex, part of Arch Coal's Mingo Logan Coal Company subsidiary, is a greenfield site in southern West Virginia that began continuous miner development work in 2006. Mountain Laurel officially commenced production on October 1, 2007 with the installation of a new and complete JOY longwall mining system. Underground production at Mountain Laurel is expected to increase from 2...

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Beltana Order's a Cutting Edge JOY Longwall System

MOSSVALE, AUSTRALIA - March 2008 - On Thursday, 31st January, 2008, Xstrata's Beltana Highwall Mine situated in the Hunter Valley region signed an agreement with Joy Mining Machinery for the supply of a new 405m wide face longwall system. This new, state-of-the-art JOY longwall system will extract low ash thermal and semi soft coal from Blakefield South Mine. The project will recover...

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Jannatec, Newtrax and Simsmart Join Forces to Provide an Optimized Real-Time Ventilation-on-Demand Solution for Underground Mines

Benefits for underground mines include improved mine productivity, 20-50% reduction in ventilation energy costs, decrease of skilled labor workload, improved miner safety and reduced carbon emissions. MONTREAL, Quebec, SUDBURY, Ontario - February 25, 2008 - Jannatec Radio Technologies Inc., Newtrax Technologies Inc. and Simsmart Technologies Inc., announced that they have entered into a strategic...

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Conveyor Damage: A Perennial Problem Solved with New Technology

Conveyor Damage: A Perennial Problem Solved with New Technology

Huntington, WV February 27, 2008 The belt conveyor created a revolution in the mining industry as it replaced more labor-intensive forms of haulage and reduced the cost per ton of handling bulk material. From the beginning, though, belt damage occurred when the material was loaded onto the conveyor belt. Jagged lumps of falling material perforated and abraded the belt. Further, alien materials...

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JOY STAMLER BH10H AC Sets New Performance Standards

JOY STAMLER BH10H AC Sets New Performance Standards

WARRENDALE, PA - February 2008 - The STAMLER BH10H AC-described as an underground battery hauler that runs as fast with a full load of coal as it does when it's empty-is setting new performance standards, nearly doubling the battery life gains realized since introduced into the coal a year ago, according to the Stamler Battery Hauler Engineering and Development Group of Joy Mining Machinery....

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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life
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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life

For the ultimate in heat transfer fluid performance, Paratherm offers HR Heat Transfer Fluid that is engineered specifically for closed loop liquid phase heating. When it comes to characteristics such as thermal stability and fluid degradation, Paratherm HR leads the industry in value and performance. See our video to learn how Paratherm is raising the bar for heat transfer fluids.

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