The global surface mining equipment market is predicted to witness significant growth due to improving economics and rising metal and mineral demands...
Belt Tech Industrial has been named a full line dealer of the growing group of Superior Industries Inc. bulk processing and handling equipment systems....
Robit Pic held a grand opening ceremony to mark the completion of its major production investment. It is located in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi-Do, South Korea....
The three plants reached their goal between November and December 2017 and each plant has between 80 and 100 employees. Other plants are working toward the same goal....
The Greenwood distribution yard has opened on 55 acres in the South Hampton Roads region of Virginia....
The news underscores concerns that rapid growth in battery demand may lead to a shortage of raw materials needed to make them, particularly cobalt, lithium and copper....
Bridgestone has announced Marisa Blank as the executive director of sales and commercial off-the-road tires. She will lead and develop sales growth strategies for the mining and construction industries....
Although originally very expensive, after some experimenting, researcher were able to create a cost-effective product now being implemented in Montana bridge construction....
Common violations include employees working longer hours than permitted, oversized mine capacity, and employing too many workers....
The National Stone and Gravel Association announced the recipients of NSSGA's Excellence in Community Relations Excellence Awards....
MSHA Administrator David Zatezelo outlined priorities for the agency during a hearing of the House Subcommittee on Workforce Protections....
The prestigious 2017 Carnegie Mineralogical Award has been given to W. Lesley Presmyk. It honors outstanding contributions in mineralogical preservation, conservation and education....
Caterpillar and Rio Tinto have signed an agreement for retrofitting 19 Cat 793F mining trucks for autonomous operation at the Marandoo iron ore mine in Western Australia....
CarbonCure Technologies (CarbonCure) earned the honour which is bestowed on companies who are considered to be the best at solving the future's clean technology challenges....
A miner sustained serious injuries after being pulled into a conveyer while standing on the blade of a bulldozer. He was attempting to dislodge an ice build-up....
In China, vanadium-flow batteries are emerging as an alternative to lithium-ion, according to Gary Yang, founder of UniEnergy Technologies....
Vulcan Materials has announced the completion of its acquisition of Aggregates USA. It expands the company's footprint in Georgia, South Carolina and Florida....
NSSGA is offering attendees at AGG1 & Annual Convention an opportunity to expand their horizons with a tour of two of its member locations....
The Meliadine property in Nunavit Territory, northern Canada is Agnico's largest development project based on reserves and resources....
YTC (Yokohama Tire Company) announced the promotion of five employees to Vice President and Senior Director positions. They are Bruce Besancon, Dan Funkhouser, Larry Kull, Andrew Zeisser and Fardad Niknam....
Motion Industries, Inc announces that its service centers in Charleston WV, Pensacola FL, and Salt Lake City UT have become Rexnord partners in Falk gear drive repair....
Continental has launched two additional tire sizes which completes the company's range of radial tires for use on wheel loaders and dump trucks...
Cold Stress is a condition which can lead to death, permanent tissue damage or other cold-related illnesses and injuries...
MSHA maximum penalties for a health or safety standard violation increased from $69,417 to $70,834 due to inflation. Several other adjustments were also made....
Global supplier Hitachi has recently held an innovation forum that discussed such topics as the probability that autonomous machines will almost entirely operate the mining and quarrying industry within 15 years....
Zero4Life endeavours to achieve zero recordable injuries, job-related illnesses, preventable vehicle accidents and environmental events....
Across the nation, employers need more than a million workers to meet industry demand - but the work force is shrinking, becoming older, and fewer young people are entering the trades....
A Front End Loader backed into a pickup truck crushing it in a loadout area of a quarry.This resulted in a fatal fire....
Penrhyn Quarry in North Wales is the final home of the Blondin, which originated there in 1913. It was created to transport loads of rock from the pit to the to the processing mills....
Patten Cat has launched the Cat Detect which is designed with the intention of sending an alert that cuts through noise caused by engines, generators and cell phone to protect ground workers from equipment backing incidents...
McCloskey has introduced a new line of compact impact crushers which are designed with the intention of increasing flexibility and productivity and maximizing efficiency for project sites...
The  U.S. Department of Labor's Mine and Safety Administration has announced its annual Winter Alert campaign to highlight increased risk of explosions in coal mines and hazards that colder weather creates...
Come Latam Holdings is participating in the construction of a power plant based on liquefied natural gas in Central America to diversify Panama’s energy supply and make it a liquefied natural gas (LNG) distribution hub...
On Dec. 6, the country took a moment to celebrate the incredible contributions that those who quarry stone, sand and gravel make on everyday life...
By partnering with top distributors, Metso improves its presence in its traditional core markets, as well as in new areas. Metso's global aggregates community has currently well over 100 official distributors....
Atlas Copco has agreed to acquire the assets of Cate Drilling Solutions, a US company that distributes and services Atlas Copco drilling equipment and components....
After days of debate and hours of negotiating, Republicans are one step closer to one of their key policy goals. It is hoped that a final version can be negotiated and enacted by Christmas....
Castle Silver mine operated off and on between 1917 and 1989 and produced nearly 300 million grams of silver and 376,000 lbs of cobalt. Castle Silver Resources is...
Alrosa of Russia and Anglo American's De Beers which auctioned polished stones for the first time this year, produce half of the world's rough diamonds....
The demand for economical and efficient ways to produce crushed sand is growing as natural sand deposits located near growth centers are being depleted and environmental regulations are getting stricter....
Built to the same standards as full size crushers, the new compact models are said to deliver convenience and choice to suit every customer's needs....
The Peel watershed, a 26,000 square mile region that contains deposits of iron and coal. Yukon wants to open the area for development while aboriginal groups are seeking to protect it....
Masaba Inc. is a US manufacturer of innovative aggregate material handling solutions and held two separate dealer network training events at their Vermullion facility....
NSSGA sent a letter to Capitol Hill urging Congress to improve aviation infrastructure across the country by modernizing and increasing funding in the 2018 omnibus bill....
The equipment which arrived on the USNS Britton augments equipment Fluor already has on the ground and will be disbursed across the northern and eastern region of the island....