Mining Weekly | Chrome http://www.miningweekly.com/page/chrome Tue, 23 Jan 2018 02:18:00 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 New ‘disruptive’ mine borer heads for Indaba unveiling http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-disruptive-mine-borer-heads-for-indaba-unveiling-2018-01-18 Martin Creamer MINING TECHNOLOGY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:42:00 +0200 475581 1516287521 1516272120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701509_resized_daniepretorius03151022duane.jpg Danie Pretorius 511 287 BHP second-quarter iron-ore output up 3%, maintains forecast http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-second-quarter-iron-ore-output-up-3-maintains-forecast-2018-01-18 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINNG Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:56:00 +0200 475529 1516233646 1516233360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701369_resized_bhpspencemine1022.jpg 511 287 DRA expands Asia-Pacific footprint http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dra-expands-asia-pacific-footprint-2018-01-17 Martin Creamer MINING ENGINEERING SERVICES Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:37:00 +0200 475505 1516280643 1516196220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701321_resized_wraycarvelasonlinepiccopy.jpeg DRA CEO Wray Carvelas 511 287 Glencore reserves should be valued higher – analysts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-reserves-should-be-valued-higher-analysts-2018-01-15 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:24:00 +0200 475259 1516280691 1516026240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700718_resized_ivanglasenbergonlinepic.jpeg Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg 511 287 Smarter mining, manufacture, agriculture needed, says IDC’s Maia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/smarter-mining-manufacture-agriculture-needed-says-idcs-maia-2018-01-12 Martin Creamer MINING POLICY Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:20:00 +0200 475144 1516370917 1515766800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700435_resized_jorgemaiaonlinepic.jpeg Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) research and information head Jorge Maia 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72582_2018-01_12_maia_-_hd_web.mp444036385Industrial Development Corporation research and information head Jorge Maia and Unctad economic affairs officer Stefan Csordas respond to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Industrial Development Corporation research and information head Jorge Maia and Unctad economic affairs officer Stefan Csordas respond to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Strong commodity price rally lifts IHS Materials Price Index for ninth consecutive week http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strong-commodity-price-rally-lifts-ihs-materials-price-index-for-ninth-consecutive-week-2018-01-12 Henry Lazenby COMMODITY PRICES Fri, 12 Jan 2018 03:01:00 +0200 475052 1515738926 1515718860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tharisa enters 2018 with a bang http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tharisa-enters-2018-with-a-bang-2018-01-10 Martin Creamer PLATINUM AND CHROME Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:24:00 +0200 474799 1515590418 1515572640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699777_resized_phoevosporoulisonlinepic.jpeg Tharisa CEO Phoevos Pouroulis 511 287 Commodities forge record-setting rally as BP to miners surge http://www.miningweekly.com/article/commodities-forge-record-setting-rally-as-bp-to-miners-surge-2018-01-04 Reuters COMMODITY RALLY Thu, 04 Jan 2018 21:22:00 +0200 474375 1515094379 1515093720 1517695200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699154_resized_mininghealthandsafetycomfocus1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Crucial for commodity countries to build economic resilience – Unctad http://www.miningweekly.com/article/unctad-commodities-report-2017-12-11 Martin Creamer COMMODITIES Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:00:00 +0200 473666 1513153946 1513011600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697729_resized_stefancsordasonlinepic.jpeg United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (Unctad) economic affairs officer Stefan Csordas 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72325_2018-12-01_unctad_-_hd_web.mp441790421Unctad’s Stefan Csordas discusses commodities report with Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. Unctad’s Stefan Csordas discusses commodities report with Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. Cyril Ramaphosa calls for mining sector action http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cyril-ramaphosa-calls-for-mining-sector-action-2017-12-11 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:23:00 +0200 473665 1513343570 1513002180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697726_resized_cyrilramaphosascienceforum201710221.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 First mover Noront shifts RoF focus to Cu/Zn exploration http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-mover-noront-shifts-rof-focus-to-cuzn-exploration-2017-12-08 Henry Lazenby RING OF FIRE Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:08:00 +0200 473572 1512985354 1512767280 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697517_resized_ringoffirebelt.jpg 511 287 Owner’s engineer role by ‘Proudly South African’ Erudite pleasing Perth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/owners-engineer-role-by-proudly-south-african-erudite-wowing-perth-2017-12-08 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:31:00 +0200 473521 1512971213 1512725460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697398_resized_martinandjohanndebruin.jpeg Erudite founding director Johann de Bruin (right) and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72310_2017-11-20_johann-edited_-_hd_web.mp4154267116Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer interviews Johann de Bruin, the founding director of the new project engineering company Erudite. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd and Lionel da Silva. Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer interviews Johann de Bruin, the founding director of the new project engineering company Erudite. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd and Lionel da Silva. SA stainless steel industry worth $3bn, 100 000 jobs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/essential-s-african-stainless-steel-industry-worth-3-billion-100-000-jobs-2017-12-01 Dylan Slater Stainless Steel Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472151 1512454256 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694433_resized_sassdaexecutivedirectorjohntarboton31022.jpg JOHN TARBOTON Accounting for direct and indirect jobs, the South African stainless steel industry accounts for 100 000 jobs and a value of about $3-billion 511 287 Mining production sees 5.2% increase in October http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-production-sees-52-increase-in-october-2017-12-07 Anine Kilian MINING Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:51:00 +0200 473394 1512675348 1512643860 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Change or lose another 100 000 mining jobs – Cutifani http://www.miningweekly.com/article/change-or-lose-another-100-000-mining-jobs-cutifani-2017-12-04 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:23:00 +0200 473003 1512675527 1512393780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696234_resized_markcutifanionlineuse.jpg Anglo American CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 A stainless steel industry in Nigeria would be ‘driver of economic development’ http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nigerian-stainless-steel-industry-holds-significant-potential-to-boost-industry-create-jobs-2017-12-01 Dylan Slater Stainless Steel Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472153 1511853920 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Dassault Systèmes heralding in new autonomous mining era http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dassault-systmes-ready-to-proclaim-new-autonomous-mining-era-2017-11-30 Martin Creamer MINING TECHNOLOGY Thu, 30 Nov 2017 16:03:00 +0200 472752 1512181166 1512050580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695770_resized_raouljacquandmartinpicthree1022.jpg Dassault Systèmes Geovia CEO Raoul Jacquand and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72167_2017-11-30_jacquandmc_-_hd_web.mp469420936Dassault Systèmes Geovia CEO Raoul Jacquand interviewed by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on mine modernisation. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer. Dassault Systèmes Geovia CEO Raoul Jacquand interviewed by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on mine modernisation. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer. Withdrawal of entire MPRDA only constitutionally acceptable solution – Leon http://www.miningweekly.com/article/withdrawal-of-entire-mprda-only-constitutionally-acceptable-solution-leon-2017-11-28 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Tue, 28 Nov 2017 11:10:00 +0200 472388 1511874552 1511860200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694927_resized_peterleononlinepicfixed.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills Africa co-chair and partner Peter Leon. 511 287 Resources Watch http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resources-watch-2017-11-22 Creamer Media Reporter TIN Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:21:00 +0200 471874 1511445839 1511439660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694235_resized_rw1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72086_2017-11-24_rw298_-_hd_web.mp427687920Resources Watch Resources Watch 'A good number of investors' considering countries offering better return-on-investment ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-mining-policy-resulting-in-investment-uncertainty-driving-away-capital-2017-11-17 Dylan Slater MINING INVESTMENT Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470572 1512478522 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690934_resized_paulmiller610220515duane.jpg PAUL MILLER A significant volume of additional capital needs to be earmarked for every new mining project to account for risk associated with policy uncertainty 511 287 Tharisa expects higher earnings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tharisa-expects-higher-earnings-2017-11-14 Martin Creamer PLATINUM AND CHROME Tue, 14 Nov 2017 10:04:00 +0200 470967 1510833008 1510646640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691810_resized_phoevosporoulisonlinepic.jpeg Tharisa CEO Phoevos Pouroulis 511 287 South Africa crucial to global chrome supply, Chromium 2017 hears http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africa-crucial-to-global-chrome-supply-chromium-2017-hears-2017-11-10 Martin Creamer CHROMIUM CONFERENCE Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:18:00 +0200 470728 1510566765 1510323480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691210_resized_michelletayloronlinepic.jpeg Tharisa Minerals COO Michelle Taylor 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71889_2017-11-10_chromium3_-_hd_web.mp426269779Tharisa Minerals COO Michelle Taylor at Chromium Conference covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Tharisa Minerals COO Michelle Taylor at Chromium Conference covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. AEL Mining Services launches rock-breaking technology chair at University of Pretoria http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ael-mining-services-up-launch-partnership-to-pioneer-mining-expertise-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach MINING EXPLOSIVES Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469878 1510303317 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689649_resized_miningaelminingblast1020171022.jpg CHAIRED PROJECT The first project from AEL Mining Services Chair in Innovative Rock Breaking Technology will be to determine safe blast-clearance radii for blasting 511 287 Modular Reflux Classifier launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/flsmidth-launches-new-modular-rc-plant-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach MINERAL PROCESSING Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469885 1511877000 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689623_resized_minprocessingflsmidthcountryheaddeondekock102017duanedaws1022.jpg DEON DE KOCK With this modular plant, we can really live our vision by delivering that extra value 511 287 S Africa hosts 33rd Chromium Conference http://www.miningweekly.com/article/s-africa-hosts-33rd-chromium-conference-2017-11-09 Creamer Media Reporter CHROMIUM Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:31:00 +0200 470453 1510237628 1510230660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690836_resized_stmw1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71824_2017-11-09_secondtake_mw_-_hd_web.mp4109150979S Africa hosts 33rd Chromium Conference S Africa hosts 33rd Chromium Conference Mining technology gets boost from new Wits-Sibanye partnership http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-technology-gets-boost-from-new-wits-sibanye-partnership-2017-11-09 Martin Creamer PRECIOUS METALS Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:43:00 +0200 470504 1510303266 1510224180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Afarak shareholders seek board’s dismissal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afarak-shareholders-seek-boards-dismissal-2017-11-09 Megan van Wyngaardt BOARD CHANGES Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:29:00 +0200 470482 1510220280 1510219740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zimbabwe invites investment in underground chrome mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zimbabwe-invites-investment-in-underground-chrome-mining-2017-11-08 Martin Creamer CHROMIUM CONFERENCE Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:30:00 +0200 470406 1510236184 1510151400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690624_resized_phoevospouroulisonlinepic.jpeg International Chromium Development Association president Phoevos Pouroulis 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71785_2017-11-08_chromium_-_hd_web.mp422325621Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer reports on the Chromium Conference taking place in Johannesburg. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer reports on the Chromium Conference taking place in Johannesburg. Photographs: Duane Daws. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Video Editing: Lionel de Silva. Bristow, Friedland may go head-to-head in on-stage copper-gold debate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bristow-friedland-head-to-head-in-on-stage-copper-gold-indaba-debate-2017-11-07 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Tue, 07 Nov 2017 16:21:00 +0200 470204 1511272057 1510064460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690342_resized_alexgrosemartin.jpeg Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose (right) and Martin Creamer 511 287 Canadian junior mining sector riding renewed wave of confidence http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-junior-mining-sector-riding-renewed-wave-of-confidence-2017-11-07 Henry Lazenby JUNIOR MINING Tue, 07 Nov 2017 03:18:00 +0200 470099 1510296070 1510017480 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690092_resized_goldbeauforminecoresamplecanadarichmontmining0520171022.jpg 511 287 Tungsten Mining signs MoU with Chinese partner http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tungsten-mining-signs-mou-with-chinese-partner-2017-11-03 Esmarie Swanepoel TUNGSTEN Fri, 03 Nov 2017 09:19:00 +0200 469889 1509700758 1509693540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Low capital cost key to continuous improvement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/low-capital-cost-key-to-continuous-improvement-2017-10-19 Simone Liedtke Chrome Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468272 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685917_resized_metixprojectmanagement102017metixsmsgroupsubsidiary1022.jpg INDUSTRY UPLIFTMENT The efficient delivery of a safely executed and on-time project is key to the upliftment of the industry 511 287 Shared vision needed for mining to boost entire economy – Mgojo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/shared-vision-needed-to-allow-mining-to-boost-entire-economy-mgojo-2017-10-24 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:33:00 +0200 468793 1508918356 1508855580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687086_resized_mxolisimgojo203161022duane.jpg Chamber of Mines president Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 Company explores tailings project, defines overall resource http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-explores-tailings-project-defines-overall-resource-2017-10-20 Nadine James Chrome Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467154 1508223542 1508450400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 South Africa spending less than its peers on mining research and development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-still-not-spending-enough-on-rd-requires-collaboration-2017-10-20 Mia Breytenbach RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467706 1508223544 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 LANXESS http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lanxess-2017-10-20 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466751 1508245787 1508450400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685473_resized_0000682451merebank0050411022.jpg 511 287 Remove exploration red tape or mining will die, geologist warns http://www.miningweekly.com/article/remove-exploration-red-tape-or-mining-will-die-geologist-warns-2017-10-19 Martin Creamer EXPLORATION Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:20:00 +0200 468380 1508489257 1508422800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686216_resized_martincreameralansaad41017christo1022.jpg Consulting exploration geologist Allan Saad (right) and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71569_2017-10-19_alan_saab_-_hd_web.mp4128590629Consulting exploration geologist Allan Saad outlines current exploration constraints to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Christo Greyling. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Consulting exploration geologist Allan Saad outlines current exploration constraints to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Christo Greyling. Video and Video Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Insimbi’s H1 earnings rise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/insimbis-h1-earnings-rise-2017-10-19 Anine Kilian MANUFACTURING Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:39:00 +0200 468374 1508421283 1508420340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0