Mining en 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 Big valves use electrohydraulic control <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Mount Thorley Warkworth (MTW) is an integrated operation of two adjacent open cast mines in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, Australia. It supplies international and domestic markets with semi-soft coking coal and thermal coal.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cylinders & Actuators Mining Wed, 06 Mar 2013 21:03:00 +0000 19611 at