Tuesday 24th Oct, 2017
Ricardo Garib.

New boss for Weir’s minerals division

Weir Group, a major provider of slurry handling mineral processing equipment, has appointed Ricardo Garib as managing director of its…
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AutoCAD Inventor design image of shiploader.

QBT’s Replacement Grain Handling Shiploader

Brisbane-based engineering firm Engineering Applications (ENAP) has recently completed a project for the design, fabrication and installation of a replacement…
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CBC’s national product manager for power transmission Thong Phabmixay, Bonfiglioli distribution and commercial manager Wilfred Krog, and Bonfiglioli managing director Malcolm Lewis.

Bonfiglioli appoints CBC as a national distribution partner

Bonfiglioli has appointed CBC Australia as a national distribution partner in what it says is a major expansion in distribution…
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Credit: Boart Longyear

Boss of driller Boart steps down as losses continue

Drilling company Boart Longyear is looking for its next chief executive, after Richard O’Brien announced on Monday he would step…
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Gekko creates modular solutions for the mining industry. Photo: Gekko Systems

Ballarat outfit to build plant for Canadian miner

Victorian mining solutions provider Gekko Systems has secured a $70m contract to build a mineral processing plant for a Canadian…
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James Valentine. Photo: Greg Dickins

Celebrating the industry’s finest at the 10th annual Awards

Do you know of someone or something in our industry that deserves recognition? Why not nominate them for a Bulkie?…
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The new way of changing belts: two conveyor belt winders are positioned on the ground, 90 degrees to the conveyor system and in-line with turning frames. The turning frames are mounted on stands that are bolted to the conveyor system.

Clever conveyor belt change method wins BHP gong

Chris Ryde, a senior maintenance planner at BHP Billiton’s Area C iron ore mine, was recently recognised at the company’s…
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A trial assembly of FQML’s first MP2500 took place in Vereeniging, South Africa prior to delivering the crusher to the Sentinel project.

World’s largest cone crushers for Zambian copper mine

First Quantum Minerals (FQML) has spent over $15m on two giant cone crushers from Metso for its Sentinel copper mine…
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