Tuesday 22nd Aug, 2017
Addsub manufacturing combines additive and subtractive machining. Photo: STAR Prototype

3D printing, CNC machining combined with AddSub

British-owned STAR Prototype has launched AddSub Manufacturing: a process combining metal 3D printing, and five-axis CNC machining, to quickly deliver…
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The new CEMA standard provides a uniform method for determining the application class of any belt conveyor. Photo: Martin Engineering

CEMA standard allows comparison of belt cleaners

Belt cleaner manufacturer Martin Engineering has contributed to a new standard for conveyor belt cleaners which it believes helps users…
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Bucket wheel reclaimer just after off-loading in Port Hedland.

DF well advanced on $1.47bn EPC for Roy Hill

Spanish engineering giant Duro Felguera, now internationalised to the acronym DF, is winding down its Perth project office as it…
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Metalysis' research and development cell room

Titanium and tantalum powders for 3D printing and tech sector

Metalysis, a small metal producing company based in Sheffield in the UK, is commercialising an electrolysis technology which it believes…
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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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Fletcher's installed hopper and pneumatic conveying vessels.

Powder handling system rejuvenated at Fletcher International

A powder handling system that ran for 11 years from 1997, handling limestone and soda ash, has been refurbished and…
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KEECH Innovation and Quality Manager Dr Bala Hebbar.   pic by Andrew Perryman.

Keech using 3D printing to halve product development time

Keech’s new 3D printing capability enables its product development team to make models of custom components, using feedback collected directly…
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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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