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New Vice President at ABMEC

New Vice President at ABMEC

ABMEC (formerly the Association of British Mining Equipment Companies) has appointed Kevin Sabin as its new Vice President. Kevin replaces Dr Paul Freeman, who recently took over as the organisation’s President. ABMEC promotes mining excellence, and its members include OEMs, component suppliers, service providers and educational establishments. Kevin is Divisional …

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Finlay Group extends its online presence to visitors

Finlay Group extends its online presence to visitors

The Finlay Group has brought together all elements of its material handling business into a new innovative website, which captures the scope and scale of the company in a digital format. The new cutting-edge platform www.finlaygroup.com has been developed to showcase the company’s solutions and how they deliver performance, productivity …

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Oilgear digs deep to support South African miners

Oilgear digs deep to support South African miners

Hydraulic company Oilgear will be showing its newly developed range of variable speed pumps at Electra Mining Africa 2016 in the Expo Centre Nasrec, Johannesburg from the 12th to the 16th September. Electra Mining is South Africa’s biggest mining, industrial, electrical and power generation exhibition. Neil English, from the Oilgear …

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Terex Trucks odyssey to Myanmar

Terex Trucks odyssey to Myanmar

It was an epic ten-week journey, covering a staggering 13,000 thousand miles by road, river and sea – but 29 hard-wearing Terex Trucks have arrived at the jade mines of Myanmar to work on one of the most remote and challenging terrains to be found anywhere. Believed to be the …

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Caterpillar announces officer retirement and further consolidation of divisions

Caterpillar announces officer retirement and further consolidation of divisions

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced the following changes: Steve Niehaus, currently vice president with responsibility for the Electric Power Division (EPD), is retiring. Following Niehaus’ retirement, the company will consolidate the Electric Power and Marine & Petroleum Power Divisions (MPPD) into the new Electric Power, Marine and O&G Division …

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Sub-zero Siberia tests the mettle of Terex Trucks

Washington’s blizzard may have broken records, but conditions can plummet some 40°C lower at the Siberian coal mine where six Terex Trucks rigid haulers are working 24/7 to help keep Russia warm. This is no place for weaklings. With temperatures dropping below -50°C in the winter, the conditions at the …

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Terex Trucks provides rock-solid support at Zimbabwean quarries

Terex Trucks has supplied Davis Granite with its fourth rigid dump truck after its existing trucks proved their value, working at granite aggregate quarries in Bulawayo and Harare, Zimbabwe. Leading Zimbabwean granite aggregate producer Davis Granite has recently added a TR45 to its fleet of four Terex Trucks rigid haulers. …

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