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New Premises for PT Tekenomiks Indonesia

The expansion of PT Tekenomiks Indonesia has resulted in the need for larger premises with the company relocating. The new Balikpapan premises is not far from the previous office but the building is larger. PT Tekenomiks CEO Chris Adsett says the new premises will cater for the company’s increased range of fluid management and oil…
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Filter Barrels Eliminate Breather Issues

Clogged breathers can lead to costly gearbox faults but Techenomics has designed a Filter Barrel that eliminates breather issues. The Filter Barrel stops breather clogging thus enabling the breather to perform the job as designed. Breathers are an important component in any gearbox. They allow heat to escape and cooling air to enter the system,…
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7 Steps to Achieve Operational Excellence in Mining

Over the last decade, Australia’s productivity growth has slowed substantially. This slowdown in productivity growth has been recorded across most major sectors, including the mining industry. With mining productivity dropping to new lows in 2014, mining companies are examining all factors contributing to this dip in productivity and have begun implementing the strategies needed to…
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Using Lean to Improve Production in an Underground Mine

Contributor:  Mining IQ Editorial Posted:  01/22/2015 A report by PricewaterhouseCoopers showed Australia's mining sector is half as productive as it was around ten years ago. Research has shown that mining is becoming less efficient in its use of labour and resources year on year as output generated by each hour worked is now 56 per…
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