Monday 19th Feb, 2018
Telescopic Raking Machine in action at a trial at FMG's Christmas Creek operation in August 2014.

Conveyor spillage contractor launches telescopic raking machine

Oreclean, a company that specialises in cleaning spillage from under conveyors, has launched an innovative device called the Telescopic Raking…
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Before the coal is loaded onto the receiving belt, it is split for this dual spoon configuration to maximize controlled flow as it is loaded on the receiving belt.

Transfer points: Where productivity is really on the line

Material transfer points can make or break sites’ productivity. With low commodity prices crunching profits, the need for well performing…
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Operator emptying dry ingredients into the inlet hopper of a Spiroflow Aeroflow aero mechanical conveyor.

Spiroflow acquires Food Control Solutions

In April, US powder handling specialist Spiroflow Holdings bought Food Control Solutions, a systems integration and automation company in the…
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Stress analysis is an important part of forensic engineering.

Forensic analysis a key to root cause of failures

Forensic engineering consulting specialist Soto Group says a pattern is emerging where savvy mining companies initially engage the organisation for…
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Bradken-built wagons in Kwinana, WA. Photo: Bradken

Bradken merger talks still on table despite market unease

Consumables supplier Bradken has said merger talks with Chilean outfit Magotteaux are still on the table, as the former announced…
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Rail technology roadmaps: a Canadian perspective

The recent Rail Technology Workshop saw senior rail executives come together to kick-start the development of a technology strategy and…
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