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EDITORIAL

Challenge

Dear Readers In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the entire global economy is facing a major challenge. So it is all the more important not to stand still and staying tuned even...

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TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS

Simply overcoming obstacles

Use of drones for project planning

In the mining industry, modern technologies require systems capable of transporting bulk materials efficiently from the quarry to their destination, through rough terrain and ­populated areas. BEUMER...

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NEWS

CURRAX becomes FLENDER Solution Partner

The drive specialist CURRAX has been appointed official FLENDER Solution Partner. The focus of the initiative is a comprehensive increase in efficiency through short communication channels and access...

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Safety accessories for heavy machinery

Safety first in mining and tunneling. The T-RX100J radio remote control model from German machine manufacturer GHH is light, comparativly inexpensive and also works with other OEM equipment. It can be...

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FLSmidth secures large order in Belarus

FLSmidth has received an order from Slavkaliy to supply equipment to a new potassium mining and processing facility in Belarus. The contract is valued at around € 48.2 million and will be booked in...

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FOCUS INDUSTRY

Resource efficiency

Iron ore & pelletizing technology

I‌ron ore is the main source of iron and steel and the world is made of it. The computers we use, the chairs we are sitting on, the cars we are driving with, the buildings we are working in, the...

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Underground mining automation

Sandvik presents AutoMine® Access API specification

W‌ith the introduction of the AutoMine® Access API – the mining industry’s first interoperability platform for autonomous underground loaders and trucks – Sandvik sets the industry standard for mine...

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Variable frequency drive

Flexibility in dust suppression via atomized mist

I‌n a move designed to bring versatility to its lineup of successful dust suppression equipment, BossTek has introduced an optional Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) system that allows users to adjust...

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SPECIAL SOLIDS