MINExpo 2016 Offers Latest in Mining Equipment, Technology

MINExpo is widely recognized as the premier exposition of mining equipment and services in the world.

📅   Wed October 05, 2016 - National Edition
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Amelia Pearce, global marketing director of Ahern Rentals, Las Vegas, Nev., displays the latest high-reach equipment.
Amelia Pearce, global marketing director of Ahern Rentals, Las Vegas, Nev., displays the latest high-reach equipment.
Amelia Pearce, global marketing director of Ahern Rentals, Las Vegas, Nev., displays the latest high-reach equipment. Becky Fellows (L), director of marketing, and Brad Huie, regional sales manager of Allmand, presented the company’s mobile light towers. John Deere Power Systems exhibited in the North Hall with Darren Almond, Global Drivetrain business manager. Mark Strebel, division manager of Martin Engineering, demonstrates the latest innovations in the handling of bulk materials cleanly and safely. Putzmeister’s Alejandro Monastrio (L), regional sales manager, and Marc Aguilar, VP of Latin America sales, present the company’s 14000 concrete pump. Jason Penland of McElroy, demonstrates the new Tracstar 1200 for large pipe applications. The Tracstar 1200 has advanced emission control technology that meets EPA Tier IV standards. Warren Lafoy, sales manager of Ultra Seat Corporation, Edmonton Alberta, Canada, informs event goers that the company has been manufacturing industrial seating for more than 20 years. Nicklas Berggren, senior engineer of Atlas Copco, traveled from Sweden to promote the new Smartroc series. (L-R): Minnie, Kevin and Tony Beets of Discovery Channel’s “Gold Rush” and Ian Harvey, director of publicity of Volvo, celebrate the company’s 50th anniversary with the Volvo Golden Hauler. Topcon Positioning Systems exhibited in the Center Hall with Joel Frost, eastern regional sales manager. Sayuri Tsuji (L) and Jonathan Tolomeo, product managers of Komatsu, display Komatsu’s latest 930E electric drive truck. John Hall (L) and James McKnight of Caterpillar, want expo-goers to see the Caterpillar 777G (Tier IV). The new G series represents a new era for this size class from Caterpillar. (L-R): Melinda Clayton, Mike Sheppard and Jackie Whitt of Klein Products are ready to share information with attendees. Jenifer Golba, general manager of global marketing, Goodyear, displays tires for mining machines. Ryan Benbo, senior director of marketing of Vermeer, exhibited at the Center Hall and reported having a great show. (L-R): Dominic McNamara, owner of AU Equipment, Arizona dealer of MB Crusher, and Frank Kurnik and Kyle Taylor, area managers of MB Crusher, Reno, Nev., are on hand to give live demonstrations of the crusher bucket. MB Crusher hauled in 200 tons (181 t) of rock for the demonstrations.

MINExpo 2016 was held in Las Vegas, Nev., from Sept. 26 to 28. Manufacturers displayed the latest in mining equipment, innovative technology and solutions. Exhibits covered more than 840,000 sq. ft. (78,038.5 sq m), outpacing MINExpo 2012.

According to the website, MINExpo is widely recognized as the premier exposition of mining equipment and services in the world, featuring a wide range of new product introductions and exhibits of equipment parts and services for the global mining industry.