The Article, ”Indonesia’s Nationalism”, published by Bloomberg on Oct. 19, state that the “rising tide of economic nationalism is threatening to undo the formula that for many years brought much-needed investment into Indonesia.”
A new process to clean mine tailings water, which cuts the process from years to hours, has been discovered. A University of Florida researcher has uncovered a way to process mining effluent water that has been used in minerals processing, dust suppression, slurry transport, and general tailings.
Analysts have forecast mining’s commodities return by mid-next year, going against the market grain.
Van Eck global commodity strategist Roland Morris believes the resources industry will begin its recovery mid next year as the market reacts to reactions take to address oversupply and waning Chinese demand.
Reduce Workplace Injuries and Improve Productivity
While “wearables” – sensors and personal monitoring systems that indicate when a worker is being exposed to unhealthy doses of hazardous substances – are not new, they do continue to evolve and improve. A prototype recently showcased by Honeywell Industrial Safety and Intel gives a whole new meaning to technology when it comes to worker safety and productivity.
Coates Hire has recently expanded their access equipment fleet with the purchase of JLG 600 AJ boom lifts. These units have 18m reach and supplied with four wheel drive and four wheel steer, this provides all-terrain access capability and easy of steering. With operator selectable individual steer function for ease of operation, low maintenance, harsh environmental pack fitted for all applications, provides protection for cylinder rods from overspray and contaminants.
Building on the robust and productive CAT 5110B, the new 6015B Hydraulic Shovel delivers a productivity advantage over other 100-tonne shovels thanks to the most powerful engine in its class, a large standard bucket and payload capacity of 14.6 tonnes.
With treasures strung across 17,000 islands, it’s home to the world’s largest gold mine and exports the most power-station coal, palm oil and tin. Indonesia’s identity was forged by a half-century of, sometimes savage, dictatorship that sold its riches overseas. Now the country wants to keep more of its wealth at home.
ORBCOMM Inc. a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced that SpaceX is planning to conduct the static fire of its Falcon 9 rocket on December 16, 2015, which will launch eleven next generation OG2 satellites as part of ORBCOMM’s second and final OG2 Mission at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Once the static fire is completed to verify the readiness of the Falcon 9 rocket, ORBCOMM’s second OG2 Mission is targeted to launch about three days later between 8:00 PM and 9:00 PM ET.