Mining Weekly | Consulting Engineers http://www.miningweekly.com/page/consulting-engineers Sun, 16 Dec 2018 18:13:38 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Consultancy secures work in gold, coal, base metals sectors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consultancy-secures-most-work-in-gold-sector-followed-by-coal-and-base-metals-2018-11-23 Tracy Hancock Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504125 1542699261 1542924000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Local consultancy shares mineral valuation insights with China http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-consultancy-shares-mineral-valuation-insights-with-china-2018-11-23 Tracy Hancock Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504110 1542699260 1542924000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765179_resized_mwconsultingengineerssrkconsulting2311181022.jpg MEETING OF MINDS SRK Consulting South Africa engineers and scientists offered valuable insights to the 20-member delegation of the Mineral Resources and Reserves Evaluation Centre of the Ministry of Natural Resources which visited South Africa recently 511 287 Need to include greater detail in mining designs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/need-to-include-greater-detail-in-mining-designs-2018-11-23 Tracy Hancock Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504123 1542699261 1542924000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765176_resized_mwconsultingengineershilti231118pic21022.jpg FASTENING DEMAND Across all projects, Hilti is experiencing the most demand for its grating fasteners and multipurpose fastening for the electrical control and instrumentation discipline 511 287 SA mines need innovative methods of drought control http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-mines-need-innovation-methods-of-drought-control-2018-11-23 Tracy Hancock Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504105 1542699260 1542924000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SRK shares mineral valuation insights with China http://www.miningweekly.com/article/srk-shares-mineral-valuation-insights-with-china-2018-11-09 Nadine James CONSULTING ENGINEERS Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503616 1541487560 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Wits School of Mining Engineering appoints Bryan Watson as associate professor http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wits-school-of-mining-engineering-appoints-bryan-watson-as-associate-professor-2018-11-08 Tasneem Bulbulia EDUCATION Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:04:00 +0200 504159 1541668064 1541667840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765142_resized_bryanwatsonassociateprofessorwitsschoolofminingengineering1120181022.jpg Professor Bryan Watson 511 287 Awards programme to promote innovation in project management http://www.miningweekly.com/article/awards-programme-to-promote-innovation-in-project-management-2018-11-02 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502064 1540885364 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760874_resized_pmsaconference20161022.jpg NATIONAL BIENNIAL CONFERENCE The Project Management South Africa national biennial conference is taking place from November 14 to 16 at the Wanderers Club, in Johannesburg 511 287 Demand for project management services expands http://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-project-management-services-expands-2018-10-17 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502061 1540885364 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761083_resized_pmsaconference201610181022.jpg UNEXPECTED SECTORS At this years PMSA biennial national conference a speaker will highlight how the legal sector is looking to project management as a mechanism through which to manage legal matters 511 287 Project management service provider achieves Level 4 B-BBEE http://www.miningweekly.com/article/project-management-service-provider-achieves-level-4-b-bbee-2018-10-18 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502121 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760947_resized_origmineralsengineeringservicessgsbatemanowned310221.jpg PROJECT LIFECYCLE SGS Bateman Engineering Services manages the complete mining project lifecycle, from concept to commissioning 511 287 Reduced compressed-air use saves Lonmin R15m each year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lonmin-saves-r15m-a-year-by-reducing-compressed-air-consumption-2018-11-26 Nadine James PLATINUM – 1 Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502916 1541160896 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762667_resized_marikanabloomberg20151022.jpg ENGENDERING EFFICIENCY The new benchmarking method is currently being rolled-out across multiple shafts at Marikana 511 287 Industry 4.0 won’t be a death knell for mining jobs, but will require reskilling http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wave-of-technology-can-revive-a-floundering-industry-2018-10-26 Natasha Odendaal TECHNOLOGY & MINING Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501907 1540536012 1540504800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761725_resized_fear.jpg 511 287 SRK Ghana expanding into other West African markets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/srk-ghana-well-placed-for-west-african-mining-upturn-2018-10-19 Nadine James CONSULTING ENGINEERS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501534 1539671154 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759772_resized_johnkwofiecountrymanagersrkconsultingghana10181022jpg.jpeg JOHN KWOFIE The Ghana office is a springboard to other countries in the region 511 287 Consulting firm optimises project delivery http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consulting-firm-optimises-project-delivery-2018-09-13 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498685 1537859708 1538085600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754247_resized_adamboughtonemearegionaldirectorofsectors10222.jpg ADAM BOUGHTON Advisian’s extensive engineering history has played a fundamental role in much of the organisation’s success 511 287 I-CAT partners with UP to develop localised dust suppression solution http://www.miningweekly.com/article/icat-partners-with-up-develops-localised-dust-suppression-solution-2018-09-28 Nadine James HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499125 1538119817 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Local coal future depends on economic situation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-coal-future-depends-on-economic-situation-2018-09-21 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497808 1537515010 1537480800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752822_resized_coalminingadobestock09181022.jpg PUT TO GOOD USE South Africa should use its remaining coal resources properly 511 287 Accelerate processes to ensure timeous recovery of mining sector – govt urged http://www.miningweekly.com/article/regulatory-project-developments-strengthen-aecoms-position-2018-09-07 Nadine James CONSULTING ENGINEERS Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497373 1536151607 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751152_resized_fadzainyamasveaecom1022jpg.jpeg FADZAI NYAMASVE Regulatory uncertainty is being addressed and there is a deliberate campaign to attract investors, so the pressing challenge is ensuring the industry recovers in a timeous manner 511 287 Lack of regulatory guidance stymies Climate Change Bill preparations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lack-of-regulatory-guidance-stymies-climate-change-bill-preparations-2018-08-31 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 496718 1535439129 1535666400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749510_resized_ashleighmaritzestieretiefsrkenvironmentalscientists08181022jpg.jpeg ASHLEIGH MARITZ & ESTIE RETIEF Large carbon emitters face immense technical and financial challenges in repurposing their operations to meet new carbon emission requirements – a process that is hindered by a lack of regulatory clarity 511 287 Company awarded R100m in projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-awarded-r100m-in-platinum-projects-2018-08-24 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494903 1534831391 1535061600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745414_resized_worleyparsonspgm08181022.jpg MINING SERVICES WorleyParsons has extensive experience in process plant and shaft sinking projects in the platinum sector 511 287 SRK models sustainable solutions for brine from tailings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/srk-models-sustainable-solutions-for-brine-from-tailings-2018-08-24 Nadine James CONSULTING ENGINEERS Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495908 1534831399 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747582_resized_srkvancouverbrinemodeeling08181022jpg.jpeg GROUNDWATER MODELLING The groundwater modelling evaluated the likely pressure increases and brine plume migration associated with deep aquifer injection 511 287 Erudite adopts a fresh approach to transformation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/erudite-adopts-a-fresh-approach-to-transformation-2018-08-03 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:01:00 +0200 494777 1533896502 1533290460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745206_resized_johandebruindirectorerudite0718creamermedia1022.jpg Erudite CE Johann de Bruin 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75554_2018-08-02_transcend_new2_-_hd_web.mp463582824Erudite chairperson Vince Raseroka and CE Johann de Bruin discuss the need for an African-focused EPCM mining services provider. Video: Darlene Creamer; Editing: Nicholas Boyd Erudite chairperson Vince Raseroka and CE Johann de Bruin discuss the need for an African-focused EPCM mining services provider. Video: Darlene Creamer; Editing: Nicholas Boyd Company meets stringent fire and explosives safety requirements http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-offering-meets-stringent-fire-and-explosive-safety-requirements-2018-07-27 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492256 1532414930 1532642400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739284_resized_elgintractorexplosion07181022.jpg MODIFIED The newly modified Elgin 112TR flameproofed tractor was officially launched in May 511 287 Sedibeng Iron Ore DMS plant to feature industry 4.0 technologies http://www.miningweekly.com/article/elb-on-track-for-construction-and-digitalisation-of-sedibeng-project-2018-07-12 Nadine James TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492525 1531809833 1532037600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740072_resized_stephenmeijersduane1022.jpeg STEPHEN MEIJERS The Sedibeng digitalisation project is split into three phases, ELB is currently progressing through Phase 1 511 287 Construction project boosts services demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/construction-company-secures-mining-contracts-2018-07-20 Melissa Zisengwe Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491645 1532012324 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737801_resized_tds07181022.jpg PROJECT OFFTAKE The Matla project is expected to start in September this year 511 287 SRK, industry loses leading light http://www.miningweekly.com/article/srk-industry-loses-leading-light-2018-07-11 Nadine James OBITUARY Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:31:00 +0200 492354 1531316156 1531305060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739497_resized_oskarsteffen21211duane1022.jpg Dr Oskar Steffen 511 287 Company expands South American service offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mineral-processing-company-expands-south-american-service-offering-2018-07-06 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489705 1530781107 1530828000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733165_resized_samplermultotec06181022.jpg PRODUCT STRATEGY Multotec is following a five-product strategy focussed on screening media, cyclones, samplers, spirals and ceramic linings in its targeting of South America 511 287 Nigeria to offer 12.7bn naira mining contract to eight firms http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nigeria-to-offer-127bn-naira-mining-contract-to-eight-firms-2018-07-05 Reuters EXPLORATION Thu, 05 Jul 2018 09:03:00 +0200 491735 1530774878 1530774180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 METS Ignited awards second round of funding to mining suppliers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mets-ignited-awards-second-round-of-funding-to-mining-suppliers-2018-07-03 Marleny Arnoldi EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGY Tue, 03 Jul 2018 12:36:00 +0200 491548 1530614268 1530614160 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Deloitte expands mining industry service offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deloitte-expands-mining-industry-service-offering-2018-06-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING SERVICES Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:43:00 +0200 490895 1530020961 1530020580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Risk-based approach to mine residue disposal can yield cost advantages – SRK http://www.miningweekly.com/article/risk-based-mine-waste-management-approach-can-meet-regulations-save-costs-2018-06-22 Nadine James MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489815 1529389395 1529618400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Teck recognised for its corporate citizenship http://www.miningweekly.com/article/teck-recognised-for-its-corporate-citizenship-2018-06-08 Anine Kilian MINING & METALS Fri, 08 Jun 2018 10:29:00 +0200 489187 1528464519 1528446540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Resources company on target for PFS completion http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resources-company-on-target-for-pfs-completion-2018-06-08 Melissa Zisengwe Consulting Engineers Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487493 1528177112 1528408800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728250_resized_savannahresources05181022.jpg ON TARGET The prefeasibility study assesses the Mutamba project’s potential development and the economic aspects 511 287 Mining, industrial contracts for ELB in SA and abroad http://www.miningweekly.com/article/elbs-multidisciplinary-skills-rewarded-with-multiple-mining-industrial-projects-2018-06-01 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487698 1527518430 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728649_resized_elbstackerprojectassmangblackrockmineoperationsmay20181022jpg.jpeg STACK THE DECK ELB’s multidisciplinary approach has led to a range of mining and industrial projects in the last year 511 287 Oil & gas, mining industries anxious about top brass succession planning http://www.miningweekly.com/article/oil-gas-mining-industries-anxious-about-top-brass-succession-planning-2018-05-31 Henry Lazenby PROFESSIONAL SKILLS Thu, 31 May 2018 22:01:00 +0200 488406 1527836097 1527796860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730284_resized_skills1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 CCP 12J appoints DRA Group as technical partner http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ccp-12j-appoints-dra-group-as-technical-partner-2018-05-30 Marleny Arnoldi MINE FUNDING Wed, 30 May 2018 15:08:00 +0200 488189 1527688758 1527685680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729787_resized_paulmiller1022.jpg Former Keaton Energy CEO and experienced Nedbank corporate investment and mining investment banker Paul Miller 511 287 Botswana mining conference yielding opportunities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-mining-conference-already-yielding-opportunities---resources-company-2018-05-25 Melissa Zisengwe Consulting Engineers Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485961 1527150604 1527199200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724632_resized_nkululekomhlababotswanamininginvestment201805181022.jpg NKULULEKO MHLABA As a result of the 2018 Mining Investment Botswana conference we now also have three pending transactions in Botswana 511 287 SA company wins social services bid for Malawi graphite mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/s-african-company-wins-social-services-bid-for-malawi-graphite-mine-2018-05-11 Victor Moolman Consulting Engineers Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484909 1525759070 1525989600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722079_resized_blchilalographiteimage21022.jpg GRAPHITE MINE The Malingunde graphite mine, in Malawi has a maiden mineral resource estimate of 65.1-milllion tonnes at 7.1% total graphitic carbon 511 287 Local market welcomes launch of SRK Exploration Services http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-market-welcomes-srk-exploration-services-in-light-of-skills-dearth-2018-05-11 Nadine James EXPLORATION Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485622 1526022349 1525989600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723826_resized_srkshennietheartandoliverbayley41022jpg.jpeg HENNIE THEART AND OLIVER BAYLEY The growing ranks of midtier and junior mining companies who lack in-house technical ability has created an untapped market for SRK 511 287 Sustainable solutions possible for AMD treatment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sustainable-solutions-for-witwatersrand-amd-treatment-possible-2018-05-04 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Consulting Engineers Fri, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484263 1524658294 1525384800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720765_resized_mintails1l8westrandamdacidminedrainageminedump10314duane1022jpg.jpeg TACKLING ACID MINE DRAINAGE Acid mine drainage is one of the single most significant threats to South Africa’s environment and needs to be urgently addressed 511 287