Superior Industries builds record-breaking telescopic radial stacking conveyor

U.S.-based Superior Industries Inc. has recently completed the design and manufacturing work on what it considers to be the world’s largest telescopic radial stacking conveyor. The brand-new TeleStacker Conveyor model measures 48 inches wide by 210 feet long (1,220 millimeters x 64 meters). The conveyor is capable of building 425,000 ton stockpiles, which exceeds a previous model that the company…

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RPMGlobal’s XPAC gets major upgrade

RPMGlobal has released a major upgrade to its XPAC scheduling suite, including support for battery trucks. The Australian company said the newest version also includes multiple independent calendars and further enhancements to environmental functionality. Other changes include disturbance reporting and scheduling, landform surface definition, bi-directional integration with RPM’s Schedule Optimisation Tool (SOT) and many more commodity-specific enhancements. On the environmental…

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ASGCO adds belt skiver to line-up

U.S.-based conveyor belt products supplier ASGCO has released its new Grizzly conveyor belt skiver as a safer, easier way to remove or recess conveyor belt covers for mechanical fastener installation. The new release is 18-volt battery powered and features dualaction tugsten carbide blades for accuracy. It comes as a kit that includes a battery charger, two batteries, and a set…

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Epiroc launches Mobius for Drills, a data hub for mine operations

Epiroc, in partnership with ASI Mining LLC, introduced Mobius for Drills, a new platform to convert data into useful, actionable information. Mobius for Drills will lead mines toward automation and connectivity. Featuring embedded artificial intelligence, the user-friendly Mobius system enables multi-vehicle command, control and monitoring to maximize productivity and safety.  “We think of it as a tool to directly support…

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Spotlight from SME 2022: Hexagon releases GeoSlate

The mining arm of Hexagon has released HxGN MinePlan GeoSlate, a mobile geological drill hole logging application for field data collection, the company announced during SME 2022. Using a field-ready mobile tablet, users can quickly and easily compile field drill hole data to simplify a geologist’s workflow. The company said the new releases, built for optimal performance, can save time…

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IsoMetrix launches Lumina ESG platform

IsoMetrix has introduced an all-in-one environmental, social and governance (ESG) application on an SaaS platform, IsoMetrix Lumina, to help operations comprehensively manage and report ESG and sustainability performance metrics. The new release collects key data necessary to efficiently and accurately report on a site’s ESG metrics functions – and in alignment with relevant standards and frameworks. It also can aid…

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Spotlight from SME 2022: Maestro, Exyn partner for worker safety

Exyn Technologies announced in March during SME MINEXCHANGE 2022 that it has come together in partnership with Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) device group Maestro Digital Mine to boost safety and production with the use of the fully autonomous ExynAero drone. Specifically, according to the companies, the ExynAero can be utilized for exploring and mapping GPS-denied environments, and since it…

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Spotlight from SME 2022: FLSmidth introduces pair of new products

FLSmidth used SME 2022 in its U.S. hometown of Salt Lake City, Utah, to introduce two new products in flotation optimization in March, the WEMCO II and REFLUX Cell (RFC). The WEMCO II flotation cell, the successor to the original WEMCO, features rotor and stator/hood optimizations for boosted power consumption, air flow and pumping. The new release’s design features full…

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Dyno Nobel releases Ranger EI system

Dyno Nobel has introduced Ranger, DigiShot’s new electronic initiation system, that offers numerous benefits including greater safety and performance. It has been designed to reduce blasting delays and provide uniform rock fragmentation, and has twice the detonator capacity as its predecessor the DigitShot 300 at 600 dets (300 dets per channel at 40 meters). An updated weatherproof enclosure and built-in…

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ASGCO releases Grizzly belt fastening system

Conveyor system supplier ASGCO has revealed its newest product addition for greater efficiency, productivity and safety, the Grizzly Screw-Splice belt fastening system. The Grizzly Screw-Splice’s strong, flexible rubber splice screws directly to the conveyor belt to offer the user power, strength and flexibility and a quick, accurate and easy installation. “Compared to traditional metal fasteners, this splice is much stronger,…

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