Mining Weekly | Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower https://www.miningweekly.com/page/hydraulics-pneumatics-and-hydropower Tue, 28 Sep 2021 01:14:57 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Couplings provide durable, reliable service https://www.miningweekly.com/article/couplings-provide-durable-reliable-service-2021-06-29 Theresa Bhowan Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 16 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 588024 1626156242 1626386400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000947779_resized_mwhydraulicspneumaticsbmgtransfluid020720211022.jpg KEEP IT FLUID Transfluid’s constant fill fluid couplings have been designed for hydrodynamic transmission 511 287 Electronic gauges for hazardous areas https://www.miningweekly.com/article/electronic-pressure-gauges-for-hazard-areas-available-2021-06-29 Theresa Bhowan Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 16 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 588022 1626156242 1626386400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000947775_resized_mwhydraulicsandpneumaticsinstrotech0720211022.jpg GEOTECH SAVVY Keller’s type LEO 1 Ei and LEO 2 Ei electronic pressure gauges feature microprocessor-assisted compensation 511 287 SA-born pneumatic tech wins global award https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-born-pneumatic-technology-wins-global-unicorn-cup-2021-06-29 Theresa Bhowan Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 16 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587933 1626156242 1626386400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000947615_resized_mwhydrulicandpneumaticsgarethreesmagnevane0720211022.jpg GARETH REES Years of hard work and perseverance are now paying off 511 287 Transfluid set to become standard in mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/transfluid-set-to-become-standard-in-mining-industry-2021-07-01 Theresa Bhowan Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 16 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 588151 1626156242 1626386400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000948016_resized_hydraulicspneumaticsbmgbmgworldsideview1020171022.jpg NEW STANDARD BMG is currently waiting for approval to become listed as a standard on mine sites 511 287 More skilled experts needed in hydraulics sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/more-skilled-experts-needed-in-hydraulics-sector-2020-07-17 Darren Parker Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 558192 1594716210 1594936800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000883159_resized_hydraulicsrepairsundergroundmw0620201022.jpg DEPARTMENT OF MYSTERIES Hydraulics is often perceived as a somewhat mysterious field of expertise 511 287 Next-generation shovel designed for better performance https://www.miningweekly.com/article/next-generation-shovel-designed-for-better-performance-2020-07-17 Darren Parker Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 557987 1594716625 1594936800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000882745_resized_hydraulicsnextgen6060caterpillarmw0620201022.jpg BUCKET-LOAD OF IMPROVEMENTS The new Cat 6060 features updated engines, improved hydraulics, heavy-duty structures and undercarriage, Cat electronics and a state-of-the-art cab 511 287 DRC hydropower construction to start within a year https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drc-hydropower-construction-to-start-within-a-year-2020-07-17 Darren Parker Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 557508 1594716889 1594936800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000881656_resized_hydropower1022reuters.jpg KEEPING ELECTRICITY FLOWING Tembo Power has nine hydropower projects under way in three African countries, including the Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi and Kenya 511 287 Bolting solutions include tensioning tools for mining applications https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bolting-solutions-includes-hydraulic-bolt-tensioning-tools-for-mining-applications-2019-07-04 Cameron Mackay Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524607 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809342_resized_boltighthydraulicbolttensioners0720191022.jpg OPERATOR DIFFICULTIES Owing to friction, tightening a bolt with traditional torque methods can be difficult for the operator to achieve the correct bolt elongation 511 287 New wheel loader ensures flexible features https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-wheel-loader-ensures-flexible-features-for-operators-2019-07-03 Cameron Mackay Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524546 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809357_resized_cat920kloader10720191022.jpg OPERATING WITH EASE With a net power rating of 74 kW, the loader shows product enhancements that contribute to high productivity, versatility, operator convenience and safety, and serviceability 511 287 Hydraulic telematics, tracking tech optimises equipment, jobsites https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulic-telematics-and-tracking-technology-optimises-equipment-jobsites-2019-07-03 Cameron Mackay Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524475 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809353_resized_doosandx300lca20720191022.jpg OPTIMISED EXCAVATING The Doosan DX300LCA hydraulic excavator machines have advanced features for high productivity, improved operator comfort, enhanced safety and minimal maintenance requirements 511 287 Drill attachment provides opportunities in underground https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drill-attachment-provides-opportunities-in-underground-mining-2019-07-04 Cameron Mackay Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524641 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809438_resized_brokkmmb3260720191022.jpg EXPLOSIVE COMBINATION The MMB326 pairs with the Brokk 300 and allows for drilling multiple hole sizes of up to 3 inches in concrete, rock and compact soil 511 287 Hydraulics container one-stop shop for remote mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulics-container-one-stop-shop-for-remote-mines-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503042 1542091313 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762904_resized_hyteccontainerisedworkshop10181022.jpg COME FITTED Container start-up stock includes hose fittings and adaptors, crimping and cut-off machines, as well as a manual engraver, hose rack, hose-cleaning projectile kit and projectile stock, necessary tooling and a 2 m x 6 m bolt-on side canopy 511 287 Hydropowered drilling saves water – manufacturer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydro-powered-drilling-saves-water-manufacturer-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503039 1542091311 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762894_resized_novatekwaterrecirculationdrillmininghydraulicshydropower0720171022.jpg USE TO SAVE Novatek’s hydropowered equipment uses water that is effectively recirculated for cooling or other uses 511 287 Company expands offering to include hydraulics test, measurement https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-expands-offering-to-include-hydraulics-test-measurement-2018-11-09 Marleny Arnoldi Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503248 1542097224 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763377_resized_hydromine1022.jpg AUTOMATION READINESS Hydromine Projects & Marketing has added test and measurement expertise, such as condition monitoring and equipment and installations on site, to its service offering 511 287 Hydraulic cylinder manufacturer to focus on expansion, African markets https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulic-cylinder-manufacturer-to-focus-on-expansion-african-markets-2018-07-20 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491565 1531809831 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737759_resized_siphomdandaandersonkerr07181022jpg.jpeg SIPHO MDANDA Anderson & Kerr Engineering is working towards becoming a world class manufacturer 511 287 Hytec focuses on improving turnaround times https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hytec-focuses-on-improving-turnaround-times-2018-07-20 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491664 1531809832 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737896_resized_hytecengineering120307duane1022jpg.jpeg REDUCING TURNAROUND Hytec Engineering is taking steps to reduce turnaround time for clients 511 287 Liebherr celebrates mining solution milestones https://www.miningweekly.com/article/liebherr-celebrates-mining-solutions-milestones-2018-07-20 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491695 1531809832 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737977_resized_mininginsouthamericaminewareliebherrshovelimage0620171022.jpg PROVIDING SOLUTIONS Liebherr Group has been providing excavator solutions to the mining industry for more than 18 years 511 287 Customised spillminator supplied to South African gold mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/customised-spillminator-supplied-to-s-african-gold-mine-2017-11-17 Victor Moolman Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469900 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Flexible couplings able to withstand extreme mining conditions https://www.miningweekly.com/article/flexible-couplings-able-to-withstand-extreme-mining-conditions-2017-11-17 Victor Moolman Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469409 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688598_resized_hydraulicspneumaticscoalleeuwpancoalmineconveyorsouthafricaexxaro0220171022.jpg FLEXIBLE APPLICATION The Quick-Flex coupling’s design makes it suitable for high-speed, low-torque, excessive-vibration drives, to a low-speed, high-torque applications 511 287 Low-pressure hydraulic valve to offer adaptability https://www.miningweekly.com/article/low-pressure-hydraulic-valve-to-offer-adaptability-2017-07-21 Marleny Arnoldi Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457751 1500361739 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662184_resized_stainlesssteelpressurereducingstationaustraliahydromineprojectsmininghydraulics0720171022.jpg ALLEVIATING PRESSURE Hydromine Projects’ stainless steel pressure reducing stations maintain downstream pressures at a pipeline installation in Australia 511 287 Proper hose assemblies improve hydraulic safety and life span https://www.miningweekly.com/article/proper-hose-assemblies-improve-hydraulic-safety-and-lifespan-2017-07-21 Marleny Arnoldi Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457592 1500361739 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661801_resized_eatonwinnerec210hosebmgmininghydraulics2017.jpg HIGHLY RECCOMENDED Hydraulic hose assemblies must always be inspected and pressure tested against leakage and malfunction before installation 511 74 Valves range to cater for smaller flow applications https://www.miningweekly.com/article/valve-range-to-cater-for-smaller-flow-applications-2017-07-21 Marleny Arnoldi Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457512 1500361739 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661797_resized_hds34turnkeyhydraulicsmininghydraulics0720171022.jpeg LESS IS MORE The HDS-24 operates at 130 l/min and is a smaller version of Bucher’s widely used HDS-34 valve bank, which operates at 180 l/min 511 287 Hydropower – what the industry needs now https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydropower-what-the-industry-needs-now-2017-07-21 Marleny Arnoldi Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457484 1530102348 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661794_resized_novatekwaterrecirculationdrillmininghydraulicshydropower0720171022.jpeg HOLY WATER Existing hydropower technology can deliver significant increases in productivity, reduced operational and maintenance costs, and up to 80% less energy consumption than pneumatic drills 511 287 Distributor fills void in pneumatics product range https://www.miningweekly.com/article/distributor-fills-gap-in-pneumatics-product-range-2016-11-11 Sascha Solomons Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433213 1478589343 1478815200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000600778_resized_gianpaoloarosiokevinshield10161022.jpg ADDRESSING THE GAP Festo Europe region senior VP Gian Paolo Arosio and Electrocomponents head of category A&C Kevin Shield have signed an agreement to will expand the pneumatics products range supplied by RS Components 511 287 Multimillion-rand investment furthers aim of industrial market growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/multimillion-rand-investment-furthers-aim-of-industrial-market-growth-2016-11-11 Sascha Solomons Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433096 1478589343 1478815200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000600792_resized_indyoilblendingplant10161022.jpg NDY OIL BLENDING PLANT KwaZulu-Natal facility has as a bulk-storage capacity one-million litres for base oils and additives 511 287 Cone crusher equipped with fail-safe hydraulics https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cone-crusher-equipped-with-fail-safe-hydraulics-2016-11-11 Sascha Solomons Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433206 1478589343 1478815200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000600786_resized_conecrusherp40010161022.jpg RUGGED PATRIOT The cone crusher is equipped with fail-safe hydraulics to defend the unit against damaging mechanical overload 511 287 Digital manometer ‘indispensable tool’ for pneumatic, hydraulic systems https://www.miningweekly.com/article/digital-manometer-indispensable-tool-for-pneumatic-hydraulic-systems-2016-11-11 Sascha Solomons Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433202 1478589343 1478815200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000600789_resized_kellerleo10161022.jpg LEO 5 DIGITAL MANOMETER The manometers' peak analysis mode samples and records pressure at a rate of 5kHz with 16-bit resolution 511 287 Company promotes Italian pneumatic vibrator range https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-promotes-italian-pneumatic-vibrator-range-2016-11-11 Sascha Solomons Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433335 1478847354 1478815200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000601118_resized_lewishiepner10161022.jpg LEWIS HIEPNER Motors’ high-quality bearings and an efficient grease-retaining system ensure long-lasting performance and a low noise level during operation 511 287 Pneumatic cylinder uniformity benefits distributor, improves part availability https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-benefits-from-pneumatic-cylinder-uniformity-2016-11-11 Sascha Solomons PNEUMATICS Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433311 1479113510 1478815200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000602003_resized_screenshot20161031at113923amjpg.jpeg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/65413_2016-10-19_torre_parts_-_hd_web.mp442846649Torre Parts & Components product manager Eugene Van Der Lith discusses the demand for pneumatic systems in the mining industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Torre Parts & Components product manager Eugene Van Der Lith discusses the demand for pneumatic systems in the mining industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. New diesel-hydraulic tunnelling jumbo provides high-quality drilling solution https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-diesel-hydraulic-tunnelling-jumbo-2016-07-15 Sebastian Whyle Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 417859 1468305693 1468533600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000562365_resized_sandvikdt912dphotod10225.jpg PERFORMANCE BOOST The DT912Da tunnelling jumbo RD525 hydraulic rock drill, which offers 'superior drilling performance' with high lifetime 511 287 Crusher upgrades to increase productivity https://www.miningweekly.com/article/crusher-upgrades-to-increase-productivity-2016-07-15 Sebastian Whyle Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydropower Fri, 15 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0200 418003 1468305693 1468533600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000562808_resized_metsokoralmbahnkat2nordberghp4conecrusher10222.jpg MAINTENANCE MADE EASIER Maintenance can be reduced through the improved lifetime of components, more reliable crushing and easier maintenance procedures 511 287