OH&S ProductsNSK works with global manufacturers of mining machinery and end users in the field to co-develop a package of tough, high-performance bearings that offer a longer service life under demanding mining conditions.
Maintenance ProductsA leading Australian soil scientist has told the mining industry that the environmental liability of closed mines is too great for the land to be taken into public hands.
Maintenance ProductsTo improve worker safety and reduce maintenance, quarry operators should consider anti-rotation devices to brake fan systems.
OH&S ProductsHirschmann MACH 1040 switches are ideally suited for use in the extractive industries, and Belden's Layer 3 hardware and software solution makes it possible to use all Gigabit Ethernet switches from the Hirschmann MACH1040 family as routers. A single rack unit (1RU), the Hirschmann MACH1040 features combination Gigabit Ethernet ports.
Mobile PlantIn the city of Irau?uba, in the Cear? state in Brazil?s northeast, a Sandvik QA450 triple-deck screener, QH330 cone crusher and QJ340 jaw crusher are taking an active role in renovation works on the BR-222 motorway, which joins the cities of Fortaleza and Sobral.
Mobile PlantMine and quarry workers are exposed each year to inhaling airborne crystalline silica dust and face the very serious health threat known as silicosis.
OH&S ProductsWith pressures on mining ever increasing, the extractive industries can now benefit from the research and education initiatives of a think-tank dedicated to advocating sustainable mining practices. <b>David Laurence</b> and <b>Simit Raval</b> report.