Category Archives: Rock

World premiere of the new 280 SM(i) surface miner

World premiere of the new 280 SM(i) surface miner

100 percent mining – environmentally friendly, efficient and safe extraction of primary resources in a single operation With the new 280 SM(i) surface miner, Wirtgen has developed another efficient and practice-oriented solution for the extraction of primary resources. Its innovative technologies enable high machine utilisation rates and maximum productivity.

Diagnosing screen media problems

Diagnosing screen media problems

Finding the best solution to common screening issues by Lars Bräunling, MAJOR director of product technology Persistent problems with uptime and production quality can be frustrating. Aggregates and mining operations must work as quickly as they can to resolve issues and minimize losses from downtime and repairs. Common screening complications that operations face include contaminated […]

Sensing-Saf-Start from Rockford Systems protects machine operators from accidental re-starts following power interruptions

Sensing-Saf-Start from Rockford Systems protects machine operators from accidental re-starts following power interruptions

ROCKFORD, IL— Drills, mills, lathes, grinders, saws and other dangerous machinery can abruptly shut down during operation due to an unscheduled power interruption. When an unintended shutdown takes place, it is critically important that the machine does not automatically restart, catching the operator by surprise and leading to a serious accident. 

VOLVO CE starts testing of the world’s first prototype articulated hauler

VOLVO CE starts testing of the world’s first prototype articulated hauler

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) continues acting on its commitment to drive change towards a net-zero future. Following the completion of a multi-stakeholder research project aimed at breaking new ground in hydrogen technology, the company has started testing of the world’s first fuel cell articulated hauler prototype, the Volvo HX04. The results of the project […]

Mobile hydraulics market reaches $18.7bn in 2021

Mobile hydraulics market reaches $18.7bn in 2021

Material handling sector accounts for 25% of mobile hydraulics market in 2020 APAC regional growth to stabilize in 2022 Supply chain issues rock the market  LONDON — Updated research from Interact Analysis shows that despite a slight contraction in 2020, the mobile hydraulics market did well in 2021, hitting $18.7bn in terms of revenues. In total, […]

Terex® Finlay announces company rebrand celebrating their “Strong Heritage, Strong Future”

Terex® Finlay announces company rebrand celebrating their “Strong Heritage, Strong Future”

Northern Ireland based Terex Finlay has announced a rebrand of the business to update and refresh its image based on its traditional core values and future strategies. The business is to rebrand globally as ‘Finlay’ to include a new logo, slogan and a new house style for its marketing collateral.

Sandvik QA452 offers an enhanced 3-Deck Doublescreen Solution

Sandvik QA452 offers an enhanced 3-Deck Doublescreen Solution

Sandvik Mobile Crushers and Screens is delighted to announce its new QA452. The latest evolution of the Sandvik QA Series products and 3-deck Doublescreen technology. Sandvik Doublescreen technology typically outperforms traditional screens by up to 30% offering a tailored rock processing solution for quarry, recycling & mining industries.

Haver & Boecker Niagara names Certified Sales Manager for the Western United States

Haver & Boecker Niagara names Certified Sales Manager for the Western United States

ST. CATHARINES, ONTARIO  — Haver & Boecker Niagara announces Darren Bulow as its certified sales manager for Western regions of the United States, including Southern Nevada, Utah and Wyoming. He brings nine years of industry experience to his new position.

Metso Outotec collaborates with Malvern Panalytical on Planet Positive offering for bulk ore sorting

Metso Outotec collaborates with Malvern Panalytical on Planet Positive offering for bulk ore sorting

Metso Outotec and Malvern Panalytical have signed a collaboration agreement to provide sensor-based bulk ore sorting solutions for the mining industry. The combination of the companies’ expertise in crushing and bulk material handling solutions and ore analyzers enables the parties to offer an industry-leading portfolio of solutions for bulk ore sorting. With this offering, mining […]

Bo Doll joins Durex Products as south-central Regional Sales Manager

Bo Doll joins Durex Products as south-central Regional Sales Manager

LUCK, WI – Durex Products Inc., a leading manufacturer of premium wire, polyurethane, and rubber screen media technologies, is pleased to announce its recent hire of Bo Doll, who joins as a Regional Sales Manager covering the south-central United States.

New atomized mist cannon manages dust in unfavorable weather conditions

New atomized mist cannon manages dust in unfavorable weather conditions

PEORIA, IL – The next advancement in industrial dust suppression has been introduced by the leader in atomized mist technology, a powerful cannon that is designed to fight dust with maximum efficiency. Developed in response to the needs of customers in areas with variable winds, the DustBoss® DB-60 Surge® features water propelled at high velocity […]

Intelligent instruments for optimizing mining operations: introducing Metso Outotec Sense series

Intelligent instruments for optimizing mining operations: introducing Metso Outotec Sense series

Metso Outotec has grouped its portfolio of intelligent instruments under the Sense series. The portfolio is designed to solve specific process challenges and enable optimization for minerals and hydrometallurgical processes. The market’s most comprehensive portfolio of intelligent instruments is part of Metso Outotec’s Planet Positive offering. Covering the entire flowsheet, Sense series instruments are suited […]

Machinery Supply joins Lippmann Milwaukee, Inc. as dealer for Western Canada

Machinery Supply joins Lippmann Milwaukee, Inc.  as dealer for Western Canada

MILWAUKEE, WI – Lippmann Milwaukee, Inc. is proud to announce Machinery Supply as the new dealer for Western Canada, with their territory including Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and British Columbia. Machinery Supply will represent all Lippmann crushing and screening equipment in the territory.

Davis promoted to Senior Technical Sales Manager

Davis promoted to Senior Technical Sales Manager

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO — IROCK Crushers, a leading manufacturer of mobile and portable crushing plants, screening plants, and conveying equipment, is thrilled to announce the recent promotion of Dan Davis to Senior Technical Sales Manager. Dan has been an active member in the aggregates & construction industry for over 40 years. With his extensive experience, […]

Metso Outotec launches their next-generation Metrics solution for improved equipment performance and plant availability in the aggregates industry

Metso Outotec launches their next-generation Metrics solution for improved equipment performance and plant availability in the aggregates industry

Metso Outotec is launching an upgraded version of Metrics, an innovative cloud-based tool for real-time monitoring for aggregates customers’ Lokotrack mobile crushers and screens. The new remote monitoring solution will bring significantly better connectivity and optimization benefits to aggregate customers’ crushing processes. The solution has been developed together with distributors and customers and offers several […]

Lippmann Crushing Systems enters the UK market

Lippmann Crushing Systems enters the UK market

Lippmann is proud to announce its entrance into the United Kingdom crushing and screening market. The company has teamed up with two distributors renowned for their high levels of customer service support, Stewart Plant Sales (SPS) and Aggregates Processing & Recycling Ltd (Agg Pro) will now be providing quality crushing and screening systems to aggregates […]

Blue Scotland to become the MDS (A Terex Brand) distributor in Scotland & North East England

Blue Scotland to become the MDS (A Terex Brand) distributor in Scotland & North East England

Blue Machinery (Scotland) Ltd have been appointed as the MDS distributor for Scotland and the North East of England. MDS – A Terex Brand is a leading manufacturer of heavy-duty rock trommels and conveyors. The company which was acquired by Terex MP back in July were originally founded in 1995 and over the last 25 […]

MAJOR offers on-site technical services to maximize screening performance

MAJOR offers on-site technical services to  maximize screening performance

MAJOR, a leading global manufacturer of high-performance wire screening media, works closely with its dealer network to offer complimentary on-site technical services for end users. Each program is designed to help producers and contractors in the aggregates, mining, construction and recycling industries to maximize uptime with their screen media and include local screening performance assessments, […]

EvoQuip launch sustainability campaign — Think Green, Think EvoQuip

EvoQuip launch sustainability campaign — Think Green, Think EvoQuip

EvoQuip have taken a step towards sustainability in launching a campaign to illustrate their commitment to creating a sustainable future. The “Think Green, Think EvoQuip” campaign was launched in April 2022 and demonstrates continued growth by creating equipment that is increasingly sustainable.

Swift screening

Swift screening

Four Time-Tested Tips to Increase Screening Uptime by Karen Thompson, president of Haver & Boecker Niagara’s Canada location A producer’s job never ends. In addition to managing the mine, it’s the producer’s responsibility to keep all equipment in proper working order. To do so, he or she uses different programs and services to increase equipment […]