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Creamer Media publishes Base Metals 2014: A review of Africa's base metal's sector research report

In light of these developments, Creamer Media’s Base Metals 2014 Report examines the global base metals market, with a particular focus on supply and demand, and on the production of copper, zinc, nickel and lead, as well as selected base metals operations and projects in Africa. 

Repeat order for Tenova TAKRAF Apron Feeder

Open pit mining and underground solutions specialist, Tenova TAKRAF Africa, has successfully completed supply of an underground apron feeder to Wessels Mine, part of BHP Billiton’s Hotazel Manganese Mines, in the Northern Cape, South Africa. Tenova TAKRAF Africa is part of the global total... 

Ampcontrol Announces Closure Of Its Johannesburg Facility

Ampcontrol Pty Limited (Ampcontrol) today announced it has ceased operating from its base in Johannesburg, South Africa. The shareholders of Ampcontrol Africa Pty Limited have resolved to close the business effective immediately and will work with the relevant authorities to ensure the closure is... 

Bauma Conexpo Africa will play host to the 110th Master Builders South Africa Annual Congress in 2015

The second edition of this International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles takes place later this year between September 15 and 18 at the Johannesburg Expo Centre. Masters Builders SA made a decision to align the congress... 

New Terex® Cedarapids Crs620s Screen Plant Handles Wider Range Of Applications And More Capacity

Terex® Minerals Processing Systems (Terex MPS) has expanded their CR Series portable plant line with the addition of the Terex® Cedarapids CRS620S screen plant. The revolutionary plant features the next generation, patent pending LJ-TSV screen. The new screen increases production and handles... 

Keech continues expansion into South America

Four years after its first move into the South American mining market, Keech Australia has taken the next step, signing a partnership with one of Peru’s leading mining supply businesses. The Recolsa group will work closely with Keech Chile, a stand-alone subsidiary of the family-owned Australian... 

Creamer Media publishes Liquid Fuels 2014 - A review of South Africa's Liquid Fuels sector research report

Creamer Media’s Liquid Fuels 2014 Report examines these issues, focusing on the business environment, oil and gas exploration, the country’s feedstock supplies, the development of South Africa’s biofuels industry, fuel pricing, competition in the sector, the logistics of transporting liquid fuels... 

Creamer Media publishes Liquid Fuels 2014 - A review of South Africa's Liquid Fuels sector research report

Fixturlaser – Brand of Acoem AB, Sweden herby announce Distributor changes for South Africa

By: Creamer Media Reporter Fixturlaser, Sweden hereby announces distributor changes for South Africa. We are happy to announce that Fixturlaser, as from 1 of January has a new agent. The new agency is the Fixturlaser South Africa. SKF, South Africa had the agency of Fixturlaser since 1993 and for Fixturlaser it was a very... 

The New and Improved Fixturlaser GO Pro – Shaft Alignment at the Heart of Profitable Maintenance

User friendly and time saving functions to free up time and to reduce the number of production stoppages; the improved Fixturlaser GO Pro shaft alignment tool has the needs of the maintenance professional at heart. The new version of Fixturlaser GO Pro comes with a hardware and software package... 

Commercial & Court-Aligned Mediation Training

UCT Law@work, a self-funded unit within the UCT Faculty of Law, is pleased to present a series of five-day training courses for professionals who aspire to become mediators and use mediation to resolve disputes in their preferred areas of practice. COURSE DATES AS FOLLOWS: 

Flsmidth Helps Boost Gold And Silver Recovery At Shanta Mining Company Limited’s New Luika Gold Mine In South West Tanzania

An Absorption, Desorption and Refining plant supplied by FLSmidth has allowed Shanta Mining Company Limited to boost its gold and silver recovery at the New Luika Gold Mine in south west Tanzania. Dave Capstick, Business Development Manager at FLSmidth, says the 2t ADR plant has resulted in an... 

Treatment technology for South African mine water

Approx. 48 billion euros needed to improve water and waste-water treatment. Mines are a source of heavily polluted waste water Flagship projects to produce drinking water quality. Water and in particular waste water are environmental themes of great importance in mining in South Africa. These... 

Asia’s largest BWE System in Operation

Open pit mining and underground solutions provider, Tenova TAKRAF, has completed the supply and installation of a complete Bucket Wheel Excavator system for Zhahanaoer Open Pit Mine in Inner Mongolia, China. The system, which features the largest Bucket Wheel Excavator – Conveyor – Spreader... 

Pumps Valves & Pipes Africa Opens African Mining Opportunities

The long-term future of mining in Africa looks bright, with solid growth in Ghana forecast to reach $3.8-billion in only four years. Tanzania, the fourth largest gold producer in Africa, will grow its mining sector to $1.28-billion in 2015. Angola is also expecting its massive mining growth to... 

Floor Grating Products From Andrew Mentis Set The Benchmark For Quality And Safety In South African Mining And Industry

Floor grating products from Andrew Mentis have set the benchmark in South Africa, according to Elaine van Rooyen, marketing manager at Andrew Mentis. These highly engineered products have been used by local and international companies for more than 40 years. They are manufactured in a world class... 

Floor Grating Products From Andrew Mentis Set The Benchmark For Quality And Safety In South African Mining And Industry

Booyco Electronics Unveils New Electronic Checklist System

Booyco Electronics has unveiled its new Electronic Checklist System, a complementary product to its Biometric Control System. “This particular combination of products will ensure that only licensed users with a valid red ticket can operate any specific vehicle or range of vehicles and then... 

Booyco Electronics Unveils New Electronic Checklist System

Booyco Engineering Celebrates 30th Anniversary With Full Order Book For The Next Four Years

Original equipment manufacturer Booyco Engineering of Meadowdale, Johannesburg has announced that it will achieve the significant milestone of 30 years in business in February 2015. The company specialises in mobile air conditioning and environmental control systems used by the military, rail and... 

Booyco Engineering Celebrates 30th Anniversary With Full Order Book For The Next Four Years

Converting Natural Resources

"AutoCAD Plant 3D software enables us to exchange information among a 3D process model, P&IDs, isometrics, and orthographic deliverables. AutoCAD P&ID software helps streamline and automate basic P&ID tasks. Now, we can better coordinate input from multiple engineering disciplines using a single... 

UCT Law@work short courses, seminars and workshops

We are recognised as a Continuous Professional Development Provider by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI), meaning that members of the FPI can get CDP points for attending our courses. 

Taking command of core system functions

Industrial operations in South Africa can remotely control numerous machinery functions without having to invest in large capital-intensive programmable logic controller technology, thanks to the innovative new i-Commander control and telemetry device locally manufactured and distributed by... 

JKTech is the technology transfer company for the Sustainable Minerals Institute at The University of Queensland

‘Optimising today and transforming tomorrow’ is the objective of JKTech’s new Mining Leaders’ Program – a revolutionary seven month, four module course that aims to address the global shortage of future leaders in the industry. Brett Cunningham, Acting CEO of JKTech says, “We developed this... 

Altaaqa Global Breaks Ground for Its Headquarters

Altaaqa Global CAT Rental Power, the global provider of temporary power solutions, broke ground at the site of its new headquarters at the Dubai World Central, on December 3, 2014. Located on a 40,000 square meter plot of land, the facility will house the head office, a state-of-the-art asset... 

Mbe Minerals Sa Lowers Capital And Operating Costs With Latest Iron Ore And Coal Beneficiation Technology

MBE Minerals SA is a leading supplier of iron ore and coal beneficiation technology, offering basic and detailed engineering, components for complete plants and systems including modernisation and capacity increase measures, as well as automation and process control equipment. The company’s scope... 

JKTech CEO moving to global Anglo role

After 14 years at JKTech, Dr Dan Alexander is stepping down as CEO at the end of 2014 to commence a role within Anglo American as Head of Open Forum based in London. Dr Alexander has a long history with JKTech, the technology transfer company for the Sustainable Minerals Institute at The... 

Kennametal Opens New Rapid Response Center in Istanbul, Turkey

New facility joins UK-based center and RRCs in South Korea and Poland in delivering maximum customer value. When it comes to local service, metalworking operations require three things – their problems are understood, they are responded to quickly, and that they get the right solutions. To better... 

Redis Construction Afrika ‘Strikes Gold’ with Award of Asanko Gold Mining project in Ghana

Redis Construction Afrika has announced that it has been awarded the SMP contract for the construction of the Asanko Gold Mine  in Ghana, a milestone step in the company’s  West African and pan-African growth strategy.  The contract is a ground-breaking one for Redis, as it is the first time the... 

Zest Weg Group Wins Major Contracts From Arcelormittal

The Zest WEG Group is showcasing its full suite of products and manufacturing capabilities at a flagship infrastructure and iron ore mining project in Liberia. This follows Group company EnI Electrical clinching two major contracts for ArcelorMittal at Buchanan Port in Liberia as well as at the... 

Shanghai Welcomes Dubai And Dmcc To 2014 China Gold And Precious Metals Summit

DMCC, one of the world’s leading commodity hubs for trade and enterprise and the largest and fastest growing Free Zone in the UAE, attended the 9th annual China Gold and Precious Metals Summit with a Dubai trade delegation. Franco Bosoni, Director, Commodity Services, DMCC said: “DMCC recognises... 

Murray & Roberts Underground Mining Platform Is The Single Most Active Shaft Sinking Company In The World Outside Of China

The Murray & Roberts Underground Mining platform not only has growth in its order book, but with 22 active shaft projects underway globally, is the single most active shaft sinking group in the world outside of China. This is according to Allan Widlake, Business Development Executive of Murray &... 

Murray & Roberts Underground Mining Platform Is The Single Most Active Shaft Sinking Company In The World Outside Of China

Solutions for Mining beyond Mines

It is a well-known fact that South Africa’s mining industry is an important sector in the country’s economy. It is similarly well known that, due to the history, structure and practices, South Africa’s expertise in mining is on par with some of the best mining countries in the world. However, the... 

Marthinusen & Coutts Wins Contract To Inspect And Repair Three Winder Motors At Cullinan Diamond Mine

Marthinusen & Coutts, a division of Actom, was awarded the contract to refurbish three winder motors at the Cullinan Diamond Mine. The contract was awarded by instrumentation and control specialist ABB, in consultation with Petra Diamonds. ABB is in the process of upgrading the mine’s winders to... 

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