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Mineral Processing – How Artificial Intelligence Can Help

By Gareth Halstead

Every plant has a unique way of operating. From hundreds of control parameters, to the volume of production materials processed and the measured outputs, there is a huge amount of data available. Pre Industry 4.0 plants are hampered by their inability to capitalize upon this valuable resource, often resulting in poor operational performance and quality metrics. 

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Critical Lubricant Questions From the Mine Site

Equipment maintenance is essential to keep up with the increased productivity demands of a mining operation. After 36 years in this industry, I’ve seen firsthand the many challenges operations managers face in surface and underground mines – from extreme hot and cold temperatures to excess debris and humidity. Experience has taught me that the lubricant you select can make a significant difference in keeping systems running efficiently, especially in harsh operating conditions.

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Stockpile Reports iPhone App for Spot-Checking Deliveries

One powerful and often overlooked benefit of the stockpile inventory iPhone app from Stockpile Reports is the ability to spot-check inbound and outbound deliveries and orders.

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HOMA Cast Stainless Steel Pump Series Increases Service Life

Especially when pumping chemically aggressive and abrasive waste water, as well as liquid chemicals, pumps must be particularly resilient and robust. A common problem is that the shaft seal and cable inlet are attacked and destroyed by the fluids. This causes the medium to enter the motor housing, which – at worst – can lead to a total failure of the pump.

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MAJOR Flex-Mat Sensor Makes It Easy to Measure Screening Performance

MAJOR, a global leading manufacturer of high-performance screening media, introduced the Flex-Mat Sensor, a valuable and easy to operate vibration data measurement tool users can utilize to review results and fine tune their screen machine without shutting down the equipment.

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