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- How to choose the right hydraulic hose
The hose is a crucial component in any hydraulic system. Whether setting up a new hydraulic system or updating an existing one, selecting the right hose for the application is key to its performance.
- Overcoming the challenge of extreme temperatures
Heat stress management in mining, a sector highly exposed to hot climate conditions and the threats of climate change, is benefitting from the use of advanced technologies. Experts from the Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists discuss the development.
- Chipatronic gives mining vehicles eyes everywhere
Safe to Work finds out how Chipatronic is visually arming mining companies with advanced camera systems designed to improve safety, productivity and compliance.
- Technofast hydraulics deliver fast crusher maintenance
Technofast Industries has been providing mining and industrial customers with unique mechanical tensioning solutions for over 30 years. Hard rock mining applications can be especially harsh on crushing machinery, meaning equipment frequently requires maintenance. Technofast explains how its EziTite Hydraulic Head Nut makes the maintenance process quicker and safer.
- Kal Tire keeps training rolling in virtual environment
As a registered training organisation, Kal Tire helps trainee tyre technicians rise up through the industry ranks with an online virtual training room and on-the-job learning within its Australian operations.
- LVS market experiences strong growth despite global economic downturn
The world continues to struggle under the social strain and economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, with many industries negatively impacted and some devastated.
- Tapping into uranium’s future potential
As a vital commodity for countries that use nuclear power, Australia’s next wave of uranium miners are hoping to launch themselves into the export market to capitalise on the potential of a revival in prices.
- Traditional Owners step into a brighter future
Tension surrounds the precarious relationship between Australian governments, mining companies and Indigenous people. Vanessa Zhou reviews the most important elements to this relationship according to the Tjiwarl and Yindjibarndi aboriginal corporations.
- Xylem’s rental offering provides cost efficiencies in mining operations
Renting equipment has become a popular option in the mining industry, lowering operating costs. Australian Mining speaks with Xylem about its rental division and how this option helps the mining industry meet sustainability goals.
- LSM’s TMS saves tyres, fuel and lives
Industrial road tyres can be potentially dangerous to work around due to their large size and magnitude of air or gas pressures. LSM Technologies explains how its heavy-duty tyre monitoring system (TMSystem) helps to mitigate the hazards of working with pneumatic tyres on any type of vehicle.
- Temporary structure hire relieving storage headaches for mining
In what will come as welcome news in the mining sector, Western Australia’s largest marquee supply company is now providing industrial grade temporary shelters for hire with a promise to install at any location within the state.
- Dust exposure mitigation controls for fixed and mobile plant cabins
LSM managing director Peter Woodford speaks about how the company is helping miners breathe easier, providing operator comfort and ensuring their heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system lasts longer with cabin filtration and pressuriser technologies.
- Why will ESG win capitalism? Six ASX companies are leading the way
ESG (environment, social and governance) has become essential in business and investment circles, setting a new standard in measuring the sustainability and ethical impact that a company makes.
- Striking the iron ore while its hot
With the United States electing new president Joe Biden, the super nation looks set to re-enter the Paris Agreement, which means Australian iron ore producers are experiencing increased demand for higher grade product. Salomae Haselgrove speaks with three junior companies about their place in this active market.
- Carryback no match for belt cleaning system upgrades
Port Kembla coal terminal has worked with Flexco to improve safety, operating and environmental performance and reliability of the belt cleaning systems at its operations in New South Wales.
- Crushing it: Metal miner benefits from CBC expertise
The Fenner Concord PLUS banded belts combine the advantages of wedge belts with a neoprene-fabric band that forms a single belt. They are ideal for applications where pulsating or shock loads cause instability in matched sets of wedge or V-belts.
- Altra Motion accelerates IIoT uptake to monitor braking systems
Altra Motion’s brand Svendborg Brakes is equipping its new and existing brakes with future facing technologies, as the company pioneers innovations such as data mining and the Industrial Internet of Things.
- Gaining higher grinding efficiencies through re-engineering
Site engineers at a major gold production facility in Western Australia approached their long-term industrial partner, CBC, to help them reduce maintenance costs for their roller crushers.
- MaxiCut Ultra: Assured protection for cut environments
A worker’s hands are their most valuable asset, which is why they have to be protected to the greatest extent.
- Toughened for the job
Epoxy products, Wear Guard and MegaWear, are the corner stones for wear and abrasion resistance in the Devcon product range.