mining

drilling safety

Standardisation – a saving grace

Exploration drilling forms an integral part of the mining value chain and is essential when validating and understanding the geology of potential new projects. Why then is the drill operator’s safety such a neglected area, asks Laura Cornish. The...
X - ray screening , sorted

X-ray screening, sorted

Sensor-based sorting solutions provider for the mining industry, CommodasUltrasort, is the mining division of internationally renowned Norwegian-listed Tomra Systems ASA, and will exhibit at Electra Mining under its new name Tomra Sorting...
what a sight

The world’s largest motorised pulley on show

Conveyor equipment manufacturer Melco will be exhibiting the world’s largest motorised pulley at the Electra Mining exhibition. The 250 kW Rulmeca motorised pulley, which weighs 4 980 kg, is ideally suited as a belt conveyor drive solution for...