COVID-19 has accelerated the need for digital transformation across industries, but what does the virus really mean for the future of mining? This week’s Blog examines how such things as analytics and data systems, like those provided by SAP Business ByDesign, can work to improve the elements of mining operations; particularly in the age of a pandemic.
Weighing over 72 tonnes (80 tons US)the SLK4390WXFS double deck flat vibrating screen can process around 9,000 tonnes per hour (10,000 tons US per hour) of slurry in a metal extraction process. This week’s Blog takes a look at ‘The Beast’, a new Schenck Process vibrating screen driven by four eccentric gearbox DF704 exciters, which could well be the largest screen ever designed and manufactured.
This week’s Blog examines the mining industry’s move towards electrical power and what the power team at Meglab has developed in regard to the different solutions that meet the challenges brought on by this shift.
On the surface, it may appear as though truck bodies don’t deviate much from one design to another, but that cannot be further from the truth. This week’s Blog discusses what you need to keep in mind to help increase payload, decrease downtime, and get the highest lifespan on your trucks.
The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) has officially announced the six top international and domestic performers selected in recognition of excellence in the mineral exploration and mining industry. This week’s Blog takes a look at the accomplishments of this year’s Award recipients.
It is said that more than 15,000 miners are killed in the global mining sector annually than in any other industry, and many more are injured. This week’s Blog from Brigade Electronics talks about what you can do, and what tools are available, to help bring those numbers down.
In November, Sudbury engineering firm BESTECH announced that CIM President, Samantha Espley, would be joining their team as VP of Mining Transformation. This week’s Blog examines that announcement and looks back on Ms. Espley’s storied career in this industry.
The push towards digitization in the mining sector is increasingly becoming more immediate – and digitization is the key. This week’s Blog explores how digitization has transformed the industry and takes a glimpse into the future of automation.
Amid the surge of successful major capital projects in Canada in recent years, there have been some recurring challenges in getting projects off the ground. In this week’s Blog, we explore some challenges—and potential trends offering solutions—that those in the infrastructure space will want to consider to help avoid any hurdles in their own projects.
As a second wave of COVID-19 is spreading across Canada, Centurion Canada Rentals & Services is doing its part in helping to protect Canadian workplaces and communities from the virus. This week’s blog looks at how sewer surveillance, combined and enhanced with COVID-19 saliva screening, is able to bring a proactive early warning detection measure the working environment when public testing is not available.