MINExpo 2016 featured the inaugural SKF Mining Insights Speaker Series

MINExpo 2016 attendees stopped by SKF's stand in Central Hall to hear from a number of mining industry experts in the first-ever Mining Insights Speaker Series. A total of 10 presenters participated in the Speaker Series, taking questions from and networking with attendees throughout the 3-day event. The slate of speakers shared their real-world success stories, proven results and industry knowledge.

The line-up of speakers is included below (click on each for additional information). Video highlights from the presentations will be made available in the Mining Insights section of SKF.com in the coming weeks.

Monday, September 26th


Mining Industry Insight - 2016
Cecilia Jamasmie, Editor, Mining.com

Solutions for extreme contaminated conditions
Keith Meyers, Global Mining Industry Manager, SKF

Screen bearings reduce maintenance and improve safety
Tony Schuler, Manager / Central Services, Vulcan Materials Company

Shaft ready solutions for conveyors
Henrik Saleback, Global Product Manager, SKF

Tuesday, September 27th

Achieving Excellence in Asset Management with Remote Monitoring of Mobile Mining equipment
Tim Hopkins, Manager - Predictive Maintenance, Cloud Peak Energy

Conveyor belt safety for the mining industry
Jerad Heitzler, FOUNDATIONS™ Training Manager, Martin Engineering

Mining Excavators & shovels, safe slewing bearing change outs and life of slewing bearings
Tony Poke, General Manager, Pakka Jacks

Industry 4.0 - Challenges and Opportunities for Safety, Maintenance, Operations and Training in the mining industry
Reaz Kabir, Director of Business Development, SNC Lavalin

Wednesday, September 28th

Life Cycle Management implemented in Classifiers and Grinding Mills
Chris Martin, President / Managing Director, RSG

New Concepts for Remote Vibration Analysis and Diagnostics
Greg Ziegler, Business Development Manager, SKF

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