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Five years after mine closure, Asbestos, Que., seeking new identity

Almost five years after Canada’s largest asbestos mine stopped producing the controversial fibre, Asbestos is looking to move on. >> Read full article

PTDA reports first quarter sales growing at slower rate

The first quarter Sales History & Outlook Report (SHOR) released by the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) shows power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distributor sales are growing at a slower rate. Sales declined 3.5 per cent from first quarter 2015. >> Read full article

Mineral and mining industry highlights top priorities

Canada’s mineral exploration and mining industry is asking Energy and Mines Ministers to work on tackling several challenges that have resulted in Canada dropping to second place behind Australia as the most desirable mining destination in the world. >> Read full article

Newfoundland boasts about latest oil and gas data from the Orphan Basin

The Newfoundland and Labrador government says new seismic data is pointing to huge reserves in West Orphan Basin. >> Read full article

 Featured News 
Webinar – Safe Performance

Webinar – Safe Performance: Minimize lubrication risk in operations

Can a lubricant influence safety performance? This webinar stems from a white paper prepared by Mobil Industrial Lubricants, which says: “High-performance, synthetic lubricants can offer increased protection of the industrial equipment as compared to conventional, mineral-based lubricants.” The audience will be educated on the protection against wear modes and better component protection that leads to equipment durability. Take away ideas on how to minimize risk factors in operations, while improving safety. October 5, 2016 at 2 PM EST. Free registration. >> Learn More…


Hidrostal pumps and pump systems

Wajax has added Hidrostal pumps to its product portfolio. Hidrostal pumps are available with flows to 50,000 US GPM and heads to 250 feet. The Hidrostal screw centrifugal impeller is, by virtue of its axial extension, able to pass solids, and handle rags and fibrous material. >> Read full article

Spherical roller bearings for vibratory applications

Upgraded SKF Explorer spherical roller bearings for vibratory applications have been newly engineered to provide ideal performance and longer service life compared with conventional types. >> Read full article

Intelligent compaction system

Intelligent compaction system

Atlas Copco’s intelligent compaction system, Dyn@Lyzer, provides real-time material stiffness by using a global navigation satellite system, such as GPS, to track the number of completed passes and the precise position of the roller at all times. The unit’s drum-mounted accelerometer measures the surface’s relative material stiffness and uses Evib readings to give operators immediate material stiffness results from within the cab and help minimize the number of passes. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

MainTrain 2016

Date: September 19-22, 2016
Location: Toronto >> More Info

Mines and Money Americas

Date: September 26-28, 2016
Location: Toronto >> More Info

MINExpo 2016

Date: September 26-28, 2016
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada >> More Info

Safe Performance: Minimize lubrication risk in operations

Date: October 5, 2016 at 2 P.M. EST
Location: Webinar >> More Info

MEMO - Maintenance, Engineering and Reliability / Mine Operators Conference

Date: October 16-18, 2016
Location: Sudbury, Ont. >> More Info