Chinese mine boasts Asia’s largest BWE system

The 6600 cubic metre Tenova TAKRAF bucket wheel excavator at the Zhahanaoer Open Pit Mine in northern China.OPEN pit mining and underground solutions provider Tenova TAKRAF has completed the supply and installation of a complete bucket wheel excavator (BWE) system for Zhahanaoer Open Pit Mine in Inner Mongolia, China. The system features the largest BWE-conveyor-spreader combination of its kind in Asia.

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ZEB1 helps measure forest stands

A HANDHELD mobile laser scanner is helping researchers in New Zealand develop new working practices to characterize forest stands for management and research purposes. The team at Scion, a New Zealand Crown Research Institute, required a practical means for accurately locating and measuring individual trees. Using ZEB1 they achieved significant advantages in speed of data capture, quality of the resulting point cloud and ease of use of the system.

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Wirtgen 2200 SM 3.8 delivers more

The 2200 SM 3.8 surface miner operates according to the windrowing method: after cutting the material, it deposits it in three windrows behind it.THE first Wirtgen 2200 SM 3.8 surface miner is being used at a coal mine in northwest China’s Xinjiang province. This new surface miner is replacing conventional mining equipment used locally and Wirtgen experts are providing support.

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ADEN Services and ALTEREA team up

ADEN Services, one of China’s leading facility management companies, has joined forces with French engineering company ALTEREA to develop new energy saving solutions for China. The new joint venture company is well positioned to answer China’s growing need to improve energy efficiency.

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