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- Reduced Costs, Better Control, More Up-Time for JCB
JCB, one of the world’s top manufacturers of industrial and construction equipment, found that it did not have enough control over mission-critical parts, supplies and repair kits in its inventory. With unrestricted access to the heavy production/maintenance area, costs were spiraling out of control and critical parts, tools and supplies were routinely out of stock and unavailable when needed.
- Technical Solutions for Belt Conveyor Productivity: Factoring Life, Weight, Power, Noise and Corrosion into Conveyor Roller Performance and Belt Safety
When an operation is working at full speed, trying to move product or fulfil orders, the last thing it needs to worry about is the performance and reliability of the conveyor belt rollers.
- Airwell embraces technology to deliver better water services
Emerging technologies are set to change the way that the mining industry operates not just now but well into the future. The ability for technology to drive economic transformation by means of improved productivity, cost savings and safety advancements have made it one of the key areas of focus of companies and projects.
- Enhancing Safety: The Mining Innovations Providing Global Solutions
Safety in mining is paramount, and it’s the reason why state-of-the-art safety technologies are fast becoming the backbone of mines world-wide. Caterpillar Inc. has solutions for the top 5 mining industry safety concerns as determined by you – our customers.
- Clean Green Power
The explosion of industrial automation in the latter half of the 20th Century has brought untold benefit to today’s business processes, delivering convenience and cost savings from higher efficiency production and output.
But as with any ‘efficiency dividend’, what you gain on swings, you inevitably lose on roundabouts.
- Advancing Bulk Materials Handling Conceptual Layout and Design for Improved Mine Performance
Bulk Materials Handling (BMH) is the backbone of the mining industry. Some may argue for the excitement of resource exploration, and others may argue for challenges faced during excavation at the rock face.
- World’s first and only Hydraulic Torque Wrench Safety Switch
The innovative design is the brainchild of Luke Gosden, contract Maintenance Fitter to a large mine in northern Western Australia. After bearing witness to devastating hand crush injuries resulting from high torque misuse, Gosden deduced it crucial a simple and safe solution be developed.
- Involved in welding? Check out the most important video you will watch this year
Welding is a complex business and it’s no secret that the Australian fabrication and steel industry is going through a tough time at the moment. Find out more in this 2 minute video.
- McLanahan Slashes Down Time (Video)
McLanahan Corporation custom engineered a feeder-breaker design for Lake Vermont that saves the company time and money, allowing them to become more productive, efficient and profitable.
- Solid Edge ST8 – Design without boundaries
Be among the first in Australia to hear about the latest updates on Solid Edge ST8 by downloading this complimentary webcast.
- Why Industrial Workplaces Can’t Keep Quiet About Noise [video]
Workplace noise is a major cause of hearing loss in Australia. It contributes to social isolation, a reduced quality of life, increased absenteeism, decreased production output and a lowered work performance. It also leads to workplace injuries and accidents.
- Creating FE models that are actually useful
Watch this webinar to learn efficient modeling practises that will help you create a representative FE model that will generate reliable and accurate results.
- Leveraging your existing CAD data for FE modeling [Webinar]
Watch this webinar to learn how to overcome common obstacles faced by all analysts when trying to reuse CAD geometry for FE modeling.
- The Role of Technology in Creating Tomorrow’s Mine [video]
In this video, representatives from key thought leaders Schneider Electric discuss the current and future challenges faced by mining companies, and how technology can be applied to address these challenges and help pave the way towards “tomorrow’s mine”.
- Increasing Safety and Conveyor Efficiency for Materials Handling Employees [video]
ESS recently visited the plant operators of Boral Concrete, providing a training sessions to help improve knowledge around conveyors, reduce complacency and improve safety.
- Get More out of Your Mobile Machines with Advanced Dialogue Modules
Watch this free video to see the how your critical mobile machines could benefits from using ifm’s XXL Dialogue Module PDM360 NG – 12.
- 6 Ways Rugged Tablets are Changing Mining
As the mining industry transitions into production, and capital expenditure falls off, efficiency is now critical. How do you save time, increase productivity, decrease disruptions and downtime, and improve asset utilisation? According to Accenture’s “Mobility in the Mining Industry” report, there is increasing uptake of mobile technologies by the industry, with many mining companies now … Continue reading 6 Ways Rugged Tablets are Changing Mining