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Austrian metals recycling specialist invests in new UNTHA XR

Austrian metals recycling specialist invests in new UNTHA XR

Austrian-headquartered metal separation, processing and recycling specialist Schaufler has invested in a new machine from fellow native brand UNTHA shredding technology, as the business looks to boost the efficiency of...

Keeping the water where you want it in tunnel construction

Keeping the water where you want it in tunnel construction

As well as rock and soil, major tunneling projects involve the movement of large volumes of another important element: water. The selection, operation and maintenance of pumps and related equipment...

Telehandler hazards – tackling blind spots in mobile plant

Telehandler hazards – tackling blind spots in mobile plant

Telehandlers are powerful machines that offer invaluable service to industries across the world, from construction and agriculture to logistics, mines and quarries. Yet these vehicles can pose a deadly hazard...

Acquisition of Blast Movement Technology (BMT) will enable Hexagon's mining customers to better tackle ore loss and dilution

Acquisition of Blast Movement Technology (BMT) will enable Hexagon's mining customers to better tackle ore loss and dilution

Hexagon AB, a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions, acquired BMT, a pioneer in blast movement monitoring and analysis for open pit mines. BMT’s technologies complement Hexagon’s drill...

Outotec awarded EcoVadis Gold recognition in supplier CSR assessment for the third consecutive year

Outotec awarded EcoVadis Gold recognition in supplier CSR assessment for the third consecutive year

Outotec has been awarded a Gold level recognition for its corporate responsibility practices and ranked in the top 5% of companies evaluated by Ecovadis. EcoVadis operates an international platform to...

Metso to introduce its latest innovations for the aggregates industry at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

Metso to introduce its latest innovations for the aggregates industry at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

At CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020, Metso will showcase its latest innovations and field-proven technologies for the aggregates industry, with solutions designed especially for the show. “In the world of construction, dependability matters. At...

Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance Gains the BMW Group as First Carmaker to Join Global Effort

Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance Gains the BMW Group as First Carmaker to Join Global Effort

The Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA) announced that the BMW Group has become its first member in the auto sector. IRMA is a precedent-setting global certification program for industrial-scale mine sites....

Sandvik acquires Thermaltek

Sandvik acquires Thermaltek

Sandvik acquires privately owned Thermaltek Inc., a manufacturer of high temperature furnace systems and metallic heating elements headquartered in North Carolina, USA. “Through this acquisition we add further strength to our...

Taurus Mining Solutions is designing smarter and lighter mining equipment with Hardox® wear plate

Taurus Mining Solutions is designing smarter and lighter mining equipment with Hardox® wear plate

Using Hardox® wear plate and Strenx® performance steel from SSAB, Australian Taurus Mining Solutions has managed to lower the weight of its mining buckets, increasing the capacity of the buckets...

C&T announces it is to sell EasyBenderR machines in the UK

C&T announces it is to sell EasyBenderR machines in the UK

C&T Channel Matrix (C&T), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of creasing matrix, will be selling EasyBender® automatic steel rule processing machines in UK with immediate effect. Manufactured by South...

Lesjöfors acquires Metrol Springs Ltd in the UK

Lesjöfors acquires Metrol Springs Ltd in the UK

Lesjöfors AB is delighted to announce its acquisition of the shares in Metrol Springs Ltd, a leading manufacturer of tooling gas springs, special purpose gas springs, and gas struts, within...

Future Neles strengthens its presence in Sweden through a valve distribution agreement with Axel Larsson Maskinaffär AB

Future Neles strengthens its presence in Sweden through a valve distribution agreement with Axel Larsson Maskinaffär AB

Metso’s valve business, future Neles Corporation, has signed a distribution agreement with Axel Larsson Maskinaffär AB in Sweden. It will help to further expand the coverage of Metso’s valve offering...

AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE announces MM-L300A Laser Weld Monitor

AMADA MIYACHI EUROPE announces MM-L300A Laser Weld Monitor

New compact monitor for process development and quality control Amada Miyachi Europe announces the availability of the new MM-L300A Laser Weld Monitor. The compact MM-L300A is designed to detect welding defects...

NSK bearings for annealing line save steelworks €372,555

NSK bearings for annealing line save steelworks €372,555

NSK´s expertise in solving issues for the worldwide steel industry is helping achieve savings of €372,555 per annum on a continuous annealing line thanks to the elimination of unplanned downtime...

Europe’s metals & mining industry sees a rise of 6.5% in deal activity in Q3 2019

Europe’s metals & mining industry sees a rise of 6.5% in deal activity in Q3 2019

Europe’s metals & mining industry saw a rise of 6.5% in overall deal activity during Q3 2019, when compared to the four-quarter average, according to GlobalData’s deals database. A total of...

New powder coating line doubles production in the UK

New powder coating line doubles production in the UK

The Brittish Lesjöfors company European Springs & Pressings, one of the largest suspension spring manufacturers in Europe, has confirmed its position and commitment to the automotive sector with the recent...

TLT-Turbo Fan Range Redesigned to Meet Specific Mining Industry Needs

TLT-Turbo Fan Range Redesigned to Meet Specific Mining Industry Needs

Global ventilation fans and systems manufacturer, TLT-Turbo GmbH, has announced the redesign of its Auxiliary and Booster fan range. Developed in close collaboration with clients, the new designs address both...

MasterProtect 8500 CI: state-of-the-art protection for steel reinforcement

MasterProtect 8500 CI: state-of-the-art protection for steel reinforcement

Master Builders Solutions® is launching MasterProtect 8500 CI, a new corrosion inhibitor developed by BASF scientists after years of research and tests to enhance and complement the broader refurbishment and...

Metso wins an order to deliver a steel recycling plant to Tata Steel in India

Metso wins an order to deliver a steel recycling plant to Tata Steel in India

Metso has been awarded with an order to deliver a Texas Shredder™ PS for Tata Steel’s upcoming steel scrap recycling plant. The order marks the first steel scrap shredding facility...

Sulzer introduces the latest addition to the submersible dewatering XJ pump range

Sulzer introduces the latest addition to the submersible dewatering XJ pump range

In 2012, Sulzer introduced the XJ series of submersible dewatering pumps with outstanding hydraulic performance, increased wear resistance and high-efficiency motors. The XJ 900 is a performance range extension of...

Outotec's research center in Pori: 70 years supporting sustainable growth

Outotec's research center in Pori: 70 years supporting sustainable growth

Outotec Research Center (ORC) in Pori is unique in the industry – its expertise in the minerals and metals processing value chain ranges from ores to finished metals and recycling....

Valmet delivers boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio plant in Finland

Valmet delivers boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio plant in Finland

Valmet will supply boiler diagnostics systems to Outokumpu’s Tornio ferrochrome plant in Finland. Two separate orders of six Valmet Furnace Imaging System, Fixed Mount Mid-IR cameras increase the number of...

Outokumpu assesses options to build a new slag furnace in Tornio, Finland

Outokumpu assesses options to build a new slag furnace in Tornio, Finland

Outokumpu is assessing options to build a new slag furnace in Tornio, Finland, and the company has initiated an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) procedure as basis for decision making. The...

Mineral Resource of the Rapasaari lithium deposit has increased by nearly 40 percent

Mineral Resource of the Rapasaari lithium deposit has increased by nearly 40 percent

The Mineral Resource estimate for Keliber’s Rapasaari lithium deposit has been updated. According to the new estimate, the Measured and Indicated Mineral Resources of Rapasaari are 6.183 million tonnes, which...

Nouryon invests in metal alkyls plant at Rotterdam

Nouryon invests in metal alkyls plant at Rotterdam

Nouryon has made a series of investments at its metal alkyls plant in Rotterdam, the Netherlands to improve efficiency and increase capacity. The projects will enable the company to continue...

Citi leads GlobalData’s top 10 global M&A financial adviser league table in metals & mining sector for H1 2019

Citi leads GlobalData’s top 10 global M&A financial adviser league table in metals & mining sector for H1 2019

Citi has topped the latest mergers and acquisitions (M&A) league table of the top 10 financial advisers for the metals & mining sector based on deal value in the first...

ANDRITZ presents product innovations for the mining and minerals industry at EXPOSIBRAM

ANDRITZ presents product innovations for the mining and minerals industry at EXPOSIBRAM

International technology group ANDRITZ will be presenting its wide range of proven solid/liquid separation technologies and services for the mining and minerals industry as well as innovative automation and digital...

Proceedings establishing Keliber’s Syväjärvi mining area completed

Proceedings establishing Keliber’s Syväjärvi mining area completed

The final meeting related to the proceedings establishing the Syväjärvi mining area has been held. In the proceedings establishing the mining area, the landowner compensations were defined with respect to...

Careful planning is key to successful repair of coker drums

Careful planning is key to successful repair of coker drums

Delayed coker units (DCUs) operate under extremely harsh conditions, particularly during quench cycles. These can cause cracking, bulging or corrosion of coke drums, eventually leading to equipment failure. Weld overlay...

Metso evaluating potential closure of the Isithebe foundry in South Africa

Metso evaluating potential closure of the Isithebe foundry in South Africa

As part of a global supply footprint development strategy in its Minerals Consumables business area, Metso is initiating consultations to evaluate the potential closure or other alternatives for its foundry...

Keliber receives a permit to initiate the preparatory work of the mining operations in Syväjärvi

Keliber receives a permit to initiate the preparatory work of the mining operations in Syväjärvi

The Regional Administrative Agency of Western and Inland Finland has granted Keliber a permission under the Environmental Protection Act to initiate the preparatory work for the mining operations in the...

Headwall Partners Named as a Finalist for 'Financial Metals Service Provider of the Year' by S&P Global Platts

Headwall Partners Named as a Finalist for 'Financial Metals Service Provider of the Year' by S&P Global Platts

Headwall Partners LLC (“Headwall Partners” or “Headwall”), an independent corporate finance and strategic advisory firm focused on the steel and metals industry, have just  announced that S&P Global Platts named...

Smart and future ready – Metso introduces its new approach for tailings management in mining with the launch of the VPX filter

Smart and future ready – Metso introduces its new approach for tailings management in mining with the launch of the VPX filter

Water conservation, efficient tailings management and responsible mine reclamation are becoming increasingly important for mines to ensure their license to operate. Spearheaded by the launch of the new Metso VPX™...

NUM helps Taiwanese machine tool company to automate production of involute and cycloidal gears for robotics

NUM helps Taiwanese machine tool company to automate production of involute and cycloidal gears for robotics

NUM is helping the Taiwanese machine tool company Chien Wei Precise Technology to develop innovative CNC grinding machines for manufacturing specialist gears used in robotics applications. Based entirely on NUM’s latest-generation...

The AFRC combines machining and additive manufacturing on the first hybrid platform of its kind in Scotland

The AFRC combines machining and additive manufacturing on the first hybrid platform of its kind in Scotland

The University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) has integrated cutting-edge laser metal deposition (LMD) technology within a CNC machine, creating a unique platform that is the first of...

AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA Announces CD-V Series Welding Power Supplies

AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA Announces CD-V Series Welding Power Supplies

High value, compact capacitive discharge welders feature dual pulse output AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA INC., a leading manufacturer of resistance welding, laser welding, marking, cutting, and micro machining equipment and systems, announces...

Latest U.S. sanctions target Iran’s metal sectors

Latest U.S. sanctions target Iran’s metal sectors

President Trump signed an executive order May 8 that authorizes secondary sanctions on individuals and financial institutions dealing in Iranian metals in order to deny the Iranian regime the cash...

DYNAFORCE - the ideal touch operation for metal fronts

DYNAFORCE - the ideal touch operation for metal fronts

We are already accustomed to using touch to trigger functions. The Algra Group’s DYNAFORCE input technology, however, makes it possible to apply touch functionality to metal, wood or exotic materials...

GOLD MINING REDUCES INFANT MORTALITY RATES: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

GOLD MINING REDUCES INFANT MORTALITY RATES: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Large scale gold mining in sub-Saharan Africa has reduced infant mortality in nearby communities, with rates falling by 50% among those born within 10km of a gold mine. This is the...

CIBC leads GlobalData’s top 10 global M&A financial adviser league table in metals & mining sector for Q1 2019

CIBC leads GlobalData’s top 10 global M&A financial adviser league table in metals & mining sector for Q1 2019

CIBC has topped the latest mergers and acquisitions (M&A) league table of the top 10 financial advisers for the metals & mining sector based on deal value in the first...

Metso closes acquisition of HighService Service in Chile

Metso closes acquisition of HighService Service in Chile

Metso has successfully completed its acquisition of HighService Service, the service division of the Chilean mining engineering, construction and technology company HighService Corp. HighService Service offers its customers a variety of...

Albemarle chooses Metso equipment for world-class lithium project in Western Australia

Albemarle chooses Metso equipment for world-class lithium project in Western Australia

Metso has been awarded a major contract to supply pyro-processing and comminution equipment for a new lithium hydroxide processing plant at Albemarle Corporation's Kemerton site near Bunbury in South Western...

Higher profit Van Leeuwen Pipe and Tube Group

Higher profit Van Leeuwen Pipe and Tube Group

The 2018 result of the Van Leeuwen Pipe and Tube Group further improved as compared to previous years. Market circumstances and economic activity were favorable in most business segments. The...

Potash Export in Canada: Condition Monitoring Tool Drives Continental Conveyor Belts to Peak Performance

Potash Export in Canada: Condition Monitoring Tool Drives Continental Conveyor Belts to Peak Performance

Technology company Continental enables more efficient processes when using belts to convey materials thanks to its ContiPlus online service portal and its related app. In Vancouver, Canada, the digital solution...

SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Analyzer for Precious Metals Testing

SPECTRO Introduces SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF Analyzer for Precious Metals Testing

This new analyzer provides easy, reliable, accurate, high-throughput analysis at twice the speed SPECTRO Analytical Instruments introduces the SPECTROCUBE ED-XRF analyzer for precious metals testing.  This new analyzer delivers easy, reliable,...