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Russian Cat® Dealer, Vostochnaya Technica, to Deliver Operator Training Using Immersive Technologies Simulators

     Updated 1 hour 17 minutes ago A technology centric vision to develop solutions that deliver additional value, increase productivity and enhance safety for Cat® equipment customers in Western and Eastern Siberia, Yakutia and the Northern part of Russian Far East has led to Vostochnaya Technica investing in Immersive... 

Advisian Launched In Sub Saharan Africa

     Updated 1 hour 19 minutes ago WorleyParsons, one of South Africa’s largest engineering contractors, launched its new global advisory business, Advisian, into its local South African structure in October 2014. Advisian provides high-level strategic and management consulting services and has been supported by the strong... 

Advisian Launched In Sub Saharan Africa

Creamer Media publishes Real Economy Insight: Gold 2015 brief

This eight-page brief is a synopsis of key developments in the gold industry over the past 12 months. It provides an overview of the South African gold market, including labour- and electricity-related challenges and prospects for the sector. 

Creamer Media publishes Real Economy Insight: Gold 2015 brief

Creamer Media publishes Real Economy Insight: Iron-Ore 2015 brief

This six-page brief is a synopsis of key developments in the iron-ore sector over the past 12 months, including details of the global and South African iron-ore markets, as well as prospects for the secto 

Creamer Media publishes Real Economy Insight: Iron-Ore 2015 brief

Creamer Media publishes Real Economy Insight: Coal 2015 brief

This ten-page brief is a synopsis of key developments in the coal industry over the past 12 months. It provides an overview of the global and South African coal markets and the role of coal in South Africa’s economy, with a particular focus on the role of coal in the generation of electricity. 

Creamer Media publishes Real Economy Insight: Coal 2015 brief

The Mine Of The Future Will Be Digital

The future of the mining industry in South Africa is digital, says Dr Bekir Genc of the School of Mining Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand, and information technologies will help the sector achieve its goals of better working conditions and improved mine economics. Genc was... 

Local SMME Pump Manufacturer Wins Prestigious Awards

The South African Premier Business Awards Awards is an annual event hosted by the Department of Trade and Industries (the dti) to award business excellence and honours enterprises that promote the spirit of success and innovation as well as job creation, good business practises ethics and... 

Local SMME Pump Manufacturer Wins Prestigious Awards

Petroplan Appoints Regional Recruitment Manager For Sub-Saharan Africa

Petroplan, the global oil, gas and energy recruitment specialist, has appointed Lindsay Sher as Regional Recruitment Manager – Sub-Saharan Africa. Ms Sher has been hired to increase Petroplan’s footprint in the region and expand the company’s local recruitment team in South Africa. Ms Sher brings... 

Petroplan Appoints Regional Recruitment Manager For Sub-Saharan Africa

Mining Phakisa is fundamentally flawed

Phakisa, from the Sesotho word meaning "hurry up" has been touted by government as the silver bullet that would “fast track the implementation of solutions on critical development issues”. Few would argue against the need for urgent solutions to the myriad of historical and contemporarily... 

Weba Chute Systems Completes Successful Chute Upgrade Project At Amplats’ Mogalakwena North Mine

Weba Chute Systems has successfully completed a chute upgrade project at Anglo American Platinum’s Mogalakwena North Mine. The chutes were installed originally in 2006 and subsequently lined with ceramic tiles in 2013 in order to cope with the sticky fines material. “This project showcased the... 

Weba Chute Systems Completes Successful Chute Upgrade Project At Amplats’ Mogalakwena North Mine

Mining Expert To Lead Polypipe In Southern Africa

Polypipe, the UK’s largest and most innovative manufacturer of plastic piping systems, has appointed a mining industry expert to head up its Southern African operations as the company seeks to expand its presence across the continent. Bart Malan takes up the newly-created role of Mining Business... 

Mining Expert To Lead Polypipe In Southern Africa

Farlam Report raises issues about mining stability as a whole

Farlam Report raises issues about mining stability as a wholeThe release of the long-awaited Farlam Commission, raises many serious questions relating to the mining industry as a whole, says the Bench Marks Foundation. It also shows how the Farlam Commission has failed us as a nation by not... 

Formwork and scaffolding move to modular

Formwork has a direct impact on construction project timelines and cost efficiencies. This is according to Elaine Crewe, CEO of BAUMA CONEXPO AFRICA, the premier construction and mining event in Africa that will take place from 15-18 September 2015 at the Johannesburg Expo Centre (NASREC). In... 

Hauling away bigger profits with more efficient trucks and excavators

Infrastructure plays a key role in economic growth while the lack of infrastructure reduces productivity and hinders business competitiveness. According to PWC, physical infrastructure is one of the most frequently cited barriers to entry and economic growth in Africa. This was highlighted in its... 

From pit to profit: New technologies and trends in earth moving equipment

“With a relatively buoyant outlook, and a number of economies across the continent experiencing some of the fastest and highest growth in the world, it is no wonder that current investment in infrastructure is so significant and growing. This is very good news for earth moving equipment companies... 

Responsible SADC water stewardship imperative for sustainability

By: Creamer Media Reporter Climate change is increasingly finding its way back onto the global agenda, this time with the focus on its impact in the Water sector. Sustainable water supply needs to be secured for over 250 million people in the Southern African Development Community (SADC), with Construction companies... 

Electra Mining Botswana to support industry growth and development

Strategically developed as a 'one-stop' trade event, Electra Mining Botswana will play a vital role in bringing related industries together at one location in Botswana for visitor and exhibitor convenience. Botswana has a well-developed mining sector and the excavating of rich mineral reserves... 

Industry and Government support for Electra Mining Botswana

Leading local and international suppliers to the industrial and mining sectors will gain valuable exposure to the Southern African mining market at Electra Mining Botswana 2015. Exhibitors at the show will have the opportunity to network with key decision-makers from Botswana’s growing industrial... 

Electra Mining back to Botswana in September

Following the inaugural Electra Mining Botswana held in 2013, hailed as a great success by all stakeholders involved and hosting 118 exhibitors and attracting over 2000 visitors from across Africa, Electra Mining Botswana is back taking place at the Gaborone Fair Grounds from 1-3 September.... 

B&E International Supplies Aggregates To Major Power Station Projects In South Africa

The ability to understand customer requirements in challenging conditions, coupled with years of experience in a variety of crushing and screening applications, set B&E International in good stead for supplying aggregates to major power station projects in South Africa, Dewald Janse van Rensburg,... 

B&E International Supplies Aggregates To Major Power Station Projects In South Africa

Customising Scalping Screens To Fit Applications Improves Throughput

Large tonnage throughputs, long drop heights, very heavy R.O.M. ore boulders and large cut sizes all mean that the screen and its component parts must be specifically designed for the loads and stresses normally not experienced in dry screening processes. Kenny Mayhew-Ridgers, general manager... 

Customising Scalping Screens To Fit Applications Improves Throughput

Support For The Automotive Industry Is Essential

South Africa is a developing economy that is still in the process of industrialising.This stage is characterised by the need to develop both its upstream and downstream industries using the wealth from its resource base. In South Africa’s case, as is the case in many other African countries, this... 

Sulaiman takes Wescoal forward

Wescoal’s Acting CEO Waheed Sulaiman stepped up from his role as Executive Director, Commercial & Strategy for Wescoal Holdings Limited to take the helm of the group when incumbent Andre Boje resigned earlier this year.  At the time he had been responsible for the Group’s development and... 

Up And Down Results For Wescoal As Group Strives For Sustainability

Coal miner and distributor Wescoal Holdings Limited, performed well in the first nine months and poorly in the last three of its 2015 financial year reporting that revenue was  up 46% to R1,67-billion (2014: R1,15-billion), HEPS increased  1.3% to 15.4 cents (2014: 15,0 cents) and operational... 

Up And Down Results For Wescoal As Group Strives For Sustainability

MiningWeekly.com Research - Special Offer

By: Reinette Classen Creamer Media’s MiningWeekly.com Research offers the following subscriber benefits: Research reports on key mining sectors Monthly roundups on African, Australasian and Canadian Mining Profiles of over 530 global mining operations Unrestricted access to a database of published material dating... 

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Terex Further Expands Environmental Equipment Business

Terex Materials Processing, a business segment of Terex Corporation is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets related to the Environmental Technology product lines of Neuson Ecotec GmbH (an Austrian company).  This acquisition marks further expansion of the Terex Environmental... 

Terex Further Expands Environmental Equipment Business

Understanding and strategically capitalizing on the new B-BBEE regulations for Qualifying Small Enterprises

The Revised Scorecard for Qualifying Small Enterprises has been gazetted and there are significant changes that need to be understood. The changes represent a complete step change and paradigm shift in B-BBEE compliance requirements for QSE (entities with a turnover between R10 million and R50... 

Fitting solutions from Weir and Trio

With Weir Minerals acquiring Trio Engineered Products, customers are already benefitting from the ease and convenience of sourcing complete solutions from a single, respected supplier. The combination of the Trio® product range with Weir Minerals’ expertise, superior materials technology and... 

Durable Corobrik enhances Dannhauser Community Health Centre

The town of Dannhauser has welcomed completion of the R190-million Community Health Centre (CHC) which is providing much-needed quality health care for the residents. The former mining town is situated in a remote area of KwaZulu-Natal and access to health care has always been difficult, until... 

Durable Corobrik enhances Dannhauser Community Health Centre

Martin Engineering Becomes Sole Distributor Of CleanScrape Conveyor Belt Cleaners

A worldwide leader in belt conveyor technology has become the sole distributor of the acclaimed CleanScrape Cleaner, as Martin Engineering GmbH takes exclusive responsibility for sales in all of Europe as well as in Russia, North Africa and the Middle East.  The innovative belt cleaning system... 

Martin Engineering Becomes Sole Distributor Of CleanScrape Conveyor Belt Cleaners

Mineworkers Provident Fund: ‘The Fund of Choice’

For the last 25 years the Fund has continued to provide superior service to members and their beneficiaries and to provide sustainable Retirement Fund Benefits.m The Fund was established for all workers in the Mining industry, whose employers are participating in the Mineworkers Provident Fund.... 

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