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E M I M I N E R E L A S T O M E R P R O D U C T S C O R P. MINEXPO 2012 SUMMER 2012 Bringing Relief Miner Elastomer Products Corp.’s new suspensions will help mining professionals decrease the high costs of maintenance. MEPC has provided unique mining products for nearly a quarter of a century.. • Geneva, Ill. "Nobody else has been able to develop [our products] the way we have." // TERRY KOEHN, director of sales and marketing [ BY ALAN DORICH ] For nearly 25 years, Miner Elastomer Products Corp. (MEPC) has offered unique mining products, Director of Sales and Marketing Terry Koehn says. PROFILE Miner Elastomer Products Corp.. | 2011 sales: $7 million+ Headquarters: Geneva, Ill. | Employees: 40 Products: Mining truck suspensions, heavy duty pads, shovel components, sucker rod cushions and blast hole roller bearings "Nobody else has been able to successfully develop TecsPak® Technology the way we have," he asserts. Based in Geneva, Ill., MEPC manufactures mining-related equipment including mining truck suspensions, heavy duty pads, shovel components, sucker rod cushions and blast hole roller bearings, among other products. The parent company's history goes back to 1894, when W.H. Miner founded Miner Enterprises after developing a draft gear to cushion the impact between rail cars. ON THE FRONT END Ninety-one years later, Miner Enterprises formed MEPC for the manufacture of products from its own patented shock absorbing material, Thermoplastic Elastomer Compression Spring Package (TecsPak). "It's a far superior material than rubber and urethane," Koehn asserts. According to the company, TecsPakequipped products have been proven to outlast comparable products made of rubber, urethane or steel. 176

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Energy & Mining International - Summer 2012
Wind Financing
Latin American Energy
Mining Developments
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Mega Precious Metals
Iron Ore Company of Canada
Rainy River Resources Ltd.
Canada Energy
Gear Energy
Manitok Energy Inc.
Chieftain Metals
IC Potash
Nyrstar Langlois Mine
Phoenix Technology Services Inc.
Waycon Manufacturing Ltd.
Tuscany International Drilling
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy
Orosur Mining
Lithium One Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Continental Gold Ltd.
Guyana Oil Co. Ltd.
Batero Gold Corp.
The Williston Basin
Primary Petroleum
Sanjel Corp.
Summit Energy Services
Kengor Metals LLC
Stone Energy
Holloway Pipe
McFarren Group – Appalachian Transload Services
Trumbull Corp.
De-Cal Mechanical
Buck’s Fabricating
ITI Trailers & Truck Bodies
Hamilton Machine/ ValTek Industries
Rodenberg Diversified LLC
Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Independence Excavating
Magna-Solutions LLC
Blackhawk Specialty Tools LLC
MinExpo 2012
Rail-Veyor Technologies
STW Technic
RAM Enterprise
Miner Elastomer Products Corp.
McElroy Manufacturing
REICHdrill Inc.
Gunnebo Johnson Corp.
The Timken Co.
K/M Specialty Pumps & Systems Inc.
Schroeder Industries
The Reinforced Earth Co.
Geoprobe Systems®
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
Power Service Inc.
National Pump Co.
Peak Oilfield Service Co.
TonaTec Exploration
Xtreme Oil & Gas Inc.
White Tiger Gold
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.
Lydford Mining Co.
MFM Industries Inc.
Crescent Companies
Tri State Tank
Aquila Resources
Armstrong Coal
EnerJex Resources Inc.
Sanchez Energy Corp.
Chatham Steel Corp.
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