Mining


Steel versus the world's strongest fiber a test of strength in securing loads

Steel versus the world's strongest fiber, a test of strength in securing loads.What happens if parts of a tried-and-tested tensioning lashing chain are combined with high-performance textile fibers? Dolezych, the renowned manufacturer of ropes, lifting and load securing equipment, to present the result at this year's IAA-Nutzfahrzeuge commercial vehicle trade fair in Hanover. The PowerLash with Dyneema® textile lashing chain with an LC of 5000 daN is the result of intensive cooperation between DSM Dyneema and Dolezych.

Clariant Mining Solutions to exhibit, announce new collector product at Flotation ‘15

ClariantHouston, TX, November 12, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that Clariant Mining Solutions will exhibit and present a paper at the 7th International Flotation Conference held in Cape Town, South Africa, November 16 – 19, 2015. Clariant experts will be available to discuss the company’s broad line of flotation and collector products, including the revolutionary new HOSTAFLOT® products for copper mining, with show attendees in exhibit space #9 during show hours.

Trelleborg announces price increase for industrial tires in non-US dollar countries

TrelleborgFebruary 9, 2015 - Trelleborg Wheel Systems is to implement a price increase for its industrial tires division. Effective from April 2015, prices will increase by 7-10% depending on the specific country. The price increase will apply to the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East & Africa) and all other markets outside of US dollar denominated markets.

Clariant Mining Solutions introduces emulsifier ARKOMON XP 1014

ClariantHOUSTON (U.S.A.), October 16, 2014 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals and the world’s leading supplier of ether amines to the mining industry, introduces ARKOMON XP 1014, a new emulsifier specifically designed to work with low density ammonium nitrate (LDAN). This new product, offered by Clariant Mining Solutions, enables LDAN to be used in emulsion explosives to deliver consistent, reliable blast results.

DYNEEMA® SUCCESSFUL TRADEMARK ACTION LEAVES NO ROOM FOR CONFUSION

DSM DyneemaThe Netherlands, 11 September 2014 - DSM Dyneema, owner of the Dyneema® brand, succeeded in its action against a third party application for a Chyneema trademark. Following two years of procedures, the official trademark authorities in South Korea, Canada, EU and the USA have all accepted DSM Dyneema's opposition and rejected the application.

Clariant to Double its Ether Amines Production Capacity in Brazil to Supply Global Mining Industry

ClariantMuttenz, August 14, 2014 - Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals and one of the world's leading suppliers of specialty ether amines to the mining industry, announced the increase of the ether amines production at its Suzano, Brazil facility. Targeted specifically to meet the needs of the mining industry, the planned expansion will allow Clariant to meet the growing demands of customers in Brazil as well as support global customers who are also expanding mineral processing capacity.

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