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Large coils of steel.
Mining Insider, Products & equipment, Global American steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico lifted

The removal of tariffs on the Canadian steel and aluminum sectors has positive implications for future trade deals.

Even among robotic inspectors, Avestec’s drones are equipped with unique features that allow for an even greater range of abilities.
Products & equipment, Technology The role of robots: “No human, no incident, no death.”

Reza Tavakoli, president and CEO of Avestec Inc., has developed drones that inspect industrial assets safer, faster and more accurately than do the alternatives

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The stage was set for #DisruptMining in 2018.
Mines, Products & equipment, Sustainability & environment, Technology, Global Meet Goldcorp’s three finalists in #DisruptMining

Meet three finalists in Goldcorp’s #DisruptMining rumble for a $1,000,000 investment.

by Timothy Fowler
Shown is one of the new Brokk machines displayed against a white background.
Products & equipment Unveiling the Brokk 200

Brokk introduced the Brokk 200, a new weight class of machine, at World of Concrete 2019.

Group shot of MacLean Engineering employees.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global MacLean celebrates two production milestones: Scissor Truck 200 and Boom Truck 100

The SL3 Scissor Lift #200 and BT3 Boom Truck #100 are going to mines in Quebec and British Columbia, respectively.

A Sandvik Ranger drill rig.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Sandvik introduces Ranger DX600R surface top hammer drill rig

New Ranger DXR drill rigs can reach places that are off-limits to operators and where other drills fail to operate.

The Royal Canadian Mint's limited edition Silver Maple Leaf coin with black rhodium plating.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global The Royal Canadian Mint celebrates decades of innovation with anniversary tributes

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to celebrate its Gold and Silver Maple Leaf bullion coins (GML and SML), with a pair of innovative collector coins

Eric Bruggeman and Peter Nilsson.
Mines, Products & equipment Kal Tire Mining Group takes innovation award at Electra Mining Conference in South Africa

Peter Nilsson’s job at Kal Tire Mining Group is to encourage employees to identify innovations and shepherd the best ones to development and implementation.

by Timothy Fowler
A sidewall protector from Argonics is installed on a tire.
Mines, Products & equipment, Global Sidewall protection for OTR tires keeps mining operations running

An innovative urethane protector reduces the risk of sidewall tire punctures on OTR tires for heavy equipment working in mining operations

by Del Williams
A Berkeley Ground Engaging tool.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Boundary partners with Berkeley Forge – Electric Rope Shovel GET Manufacturer

Berkeley Forge has over 65 years experience and is one of the most innovative and respected forging companies in the industry.

Workers with hard hats, standing in front of AECON heavy equipment.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global North American Construction Group announces expansion of heavy construction fleet

The transaction involves the purchase of Aecon’s fleet of heavy earth-moving assets, together with lighter construction assets and support equipment

Ritchie Bros. is a global asset management and disposition company, offering customers end-to-end solutions for buying and selling used heavy equipment, trucks and other assets.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Ritchie Bros. introduces new online asset management and disposition solution: RB Asset Solutions

The new cloud-based SaaS solution will help customers better manage, analyze, and sell their assets

MB screening buckets being used at the construction of the South Caucasus Pipeline in Turkey.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global Keeping up with trench work - connecting people

MB Crushers and Screening Buckets are used in trench works to ensure you save time and money.

An excavator with an MB Crusher bucket attached.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Global A new dawn, a new perspective

MB Crusher buckets and tools can revolutionize how construction and demolition waste is processed.

Each structure is customized to suit your needs.
Products & equipment VersaTube Building Systems provides customized storage

Easy Build Structures is the exclusive distributor of VersaTube Building Systems for British Columbia, Alberta, Northwest Territories, Yukon and Alaska.

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An MB-S14 screening bucket is used to clean beaches in Spain.
Mining Insider, Products & equipment, Global Cleaning the beaches of the world

Mounted on a JCB excavator, a Valencian company uses a MB-S14 screening bucket to clean tourist beaches

Pro Series sidewall view.
Products & equipment Cooper launches new line of truck and bus radial tires

No matter what service your fleet delivers, Cooper has a tire designed to meet the need and help manage tire costs.

by Timothy Fowler
TNDC's new Caterpillar CAT 349F hydraulic excavator
Mining Insider, Products & equipment, British Columbia TNDC renews construction contract with Red Chris Mine — new units added to heavy equipment fleet

Red Chris Tailings Impoundment Area (TIA) construction agreement has been renewed for three construction seasons, through to December 31, 2020.

Opening of the Used Equipment Supercentre in Acheson, AB. Pictured above (l-r): GM, Alberta Core Industries, Darren Riley, Used Equipment Supercentre branch manager, Chris Ireton, Parkland County Business Development Officer, Robynn Holstein and SVP rental and strategy Jordan Reber.
Mining Insider, Mines, Products & equipment, Alberta Finning opens Used Equipment Centre

The facility offers access to every piece of used equipment in Finning’s Alberta inventory, prepped and ready to go, plus a dedicated demonstration area.

New high visibility signage greets Komatsu customers in Sparwood.
Company Profiles, Mines, Products & equipment, British Columbia A peek inside Komatsu’s new Sparwood facility

Komatsu in Sparwood has successfully merged four separate operations and buildings into one newly updated, modern facility.

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