MINExpo equipment review

MINExpo stories coming up on October 30.

Staff Reporter

Over the next few weeks ILN will review some of the developments and innovative products on display at MINExpo in Las Vegas from 9-13 October.

To be published on October 30 will be:

- an interview with Tom Schwabenbauer, Joy Mining Machinery director product development miners and haulage. Schwabenbauer describes some of the background behind the development of the newly released integrated mining machine.

- an interview with Harry Martin, vice president account management, DBT America. Martin points to some of the technology on the horizon for Australia.

- an update on the Bailey mine of Consol

- a review of the new range of high pressure longwall pipe products from Hamacher

- an article on the “Feedback Drilling Control System” a joint development project between the Deserado Mine, West Virginia University, and J.H. Fletcher and Co.