Mining en Komatsu Announces Acquisition of Joy Global At MINExpo <div class="node-body article-body">The transaction is expected to be finalized by mid 2017, and to broaden the product range offered by Komatsu to its customers for mining and construction applications.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining News Thu, 13 Oct 2016 20:18:00 +0000 40461 at <p>Ted&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Ohashi">Ohashi (left) and T</span>ed&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Doheny">Doheny shake hands over the acquisition of Joy Global by Komatsu.</span></p> No Matter What, MINExpo is the Place To Be <div class="node-body blog-body">Held only once every four years, the MINExpo conference in Las Vegas will bring together more than 70 companies promoting fluid power products and services for mining equipment. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining Events The Hitch Post Thu, 22 Sep 2016 19:57:00 +0000 40191 at MINExpo Opens Doors to Leaders in Mining Industry <div class="node-body article-body">The MINExpo 2016 will take place from Sept. 26-28 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, bringing together an international audience in various regions of the mining industry.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining News Events Wed, 07 Sep 2016 18:32:00 +0000 39961 at <p>The 2016 International MinExpo offers more than 840,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor exhibitor space at the Las Vegas Convention Center.</p> Better Steels Make Better Cylinders <div class="field-byline"> Per Israelsson, Ovako AB </div> <div class="field-deck"> As innovation proves to be ever more of a necessity in today’s mining and construction industries, higher-quality steels are vital to raise the performance and output capabilities of components—especially hydraulic cylinders. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Higher-quality steels are vital to raise the performance and output capabilities of hydraulic cylinders. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Mining Fri, 02 Sep 2016 15:04:00 +0000 39901 at New Komatsu VP Promises Pursuit of Progressive Tech <div class="node-body article-body">Dan Funcannon has been appointed vice president and general manager of the company’s mining division.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining News Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:42:00 +0000 39841 at Construction-Industry Workers, Students Converge on bauma Trade Fair <div class="field-deck"> bauma is back—and bigger than ever. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The international trade fair for construction machinery, which will take place in Munich, Germany on April 11-17, 2016, expanded its space to accommodate more exhibitors. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Mining Events Tue, 08 Mar 2016 21:36:00 +0000 37351 at Troubleshooting Challenge: Mine lift overheating problem <div class="node-body article-body">Mine lift overheating problem</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:13:00 +0000 28081 at New Mobile Impact Crusher Depends on Hydraulic Success <div class="field-byline"> Matthieu Guilbert, Parker Hannifin Corp., Hydraulic Pump Div. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Combining an electric motor with four identical hydraulic pumps in a hybrid design reduces a rock crusher’s fuel consumption and noise generation, without sacrificing performance. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 500px; height: 513px; margin: 5px; float: left;" title="The design of the R1100DE machine runs a diesel engine at nearly constant, optimal speed to drive the generator for the electric motor. " />Kormann Rockster Recycler GmbH specializes in the design and production of mobile crushers for the profitable processing of mined materials and recycling of concrete, asphalt, and demolition rubble.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:22:00 +0000 25541 at Cartridge valves add flexibility to excavators <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Engcon AB, Str&ouml;msund, Sweden, is the world&rsquo;s leading manufacturer of tilt rotators &mdash; attachments that are installed between an excavator&rsquo;s boom and bucket to continuous 360&deg; rotation and &plusmn;40&deg; lateral pivoting of the bucket or other end tool. Engcon&rsquo;s tilt rotators are equipped with a hydraulic motor for rotation and double-acting cylinders for optimized tilting force and even load distribution. Engcon&acute;s tilt rotators can be used on most existing excavators and backhoe loaders within a weight range of 11&frasl;2 to 32 tons.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Mining Hydraulic Valves Manifolds & HICs Thu, 13 Jun 2013 17:41:00 +0000 21781 at Customized motors increase speed by 40% <div class="field-deck"> When a potash mine needed to increase machine travel speed, specifying a pair of customized axial-piston motors made it happen. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Work output in a potash mine requires machines with high mobility and reliability. Potash is a salt containing a high concentration of water-soluble potassium, so it is widely used in fertilizer. In response to the world&rsquo;s increased demand for potash, Canada&rsquo;s PotashCorp., Saskatoon, SK (PCS) stepped up production at its Rocanville, SK mining facility with an X CEL 44 continuous bore mining machine.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mining Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Hydraulic Valves Mon, 10 Jun 2013 15:48:00 +0000 21501 at