Issue 12/2016

Content

EDITORIAL

Winter is coming?

Dear Readers, We have selected the topic of potash and salt as the main focus of this issue in good time for the winter season. Even though Germany is...

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TRENDS & EQUIPMENT

Mining the Arctic The pros and cons

The polar region north of the Arctic Circle has sparked renewed interest among mining companies, as it holds so-called “world class” deposits of diamonds, gold and base metals. The problems and prospects there are described in this report on the basis of numerous projects. High standards have to be applied in these projects...

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NEWS

FOCUS INDUSTRY

Salt for clear roads – whatever the weather

Irish Salt Mining and Exploration’s Carrickfergus mine plays a vital part in keeping the UK’s road network open during winter, with Terex Trucks surefooted articulated dump trucks hauling extracted salt. In 2015, total world production of salt reached 273 million t according to market research company Statista...

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550 metres below zero

Breathing air supply systems from the Hauser Umwelt-Service GmbH & Co. KG, a company based in Krefeld/ Germany, have been fulfilling their duty in vehicles and construction machines for more than 20 years...

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innocrush 35 is delivered to Poland

Interhandler SP. z.o.o., one of the leading construction machinery dealers in Poland with an extensive sales network, clearly puts the focus on the distribution of the powerful dsb innocrush plants. With the delivery of the innocrush 35...

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