Mining Weekly | Consulting Engineers http://www.miningweekly.com/page/consulting-engineers Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:59:15 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Digitalisation to impact on every aspect of mining – Schneider http://www.miningweekly.com/article/digitalisation-software-will-drive-future-mining-schneider-electric-vp-2018-02-23 Dylan Slater DIGITISATION Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478510 1519106419 1519336800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Leon expects mining industry to have a future under Ramaphosa’s Presidency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/leon-expects-mining-industry-to-have-a-future-under-ramaphosas-presidency-2018-02-16 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:39:00 +0200 478550 1518997848 1518773940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708263_resized_peterleon610220616duane.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills partner and Africa co-chairperson Peter Leon 511 287 ‘Digital mine’ solution for local market launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ge-launches-digitalisation-solution-for-local-market-during-mining-indaba-2018-02-16 Dylan Slater DIGITALISATION Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477692 1518500557 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-app-to-revolutionise-disrupt-recruitment-in-mining-industry-2018-02-09 Mia Breytenbach MINING SERVICES Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476717 1517899893 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704036_resized_diggerappshowcase0120181022.jpg DIGGING IT Through the Digger app mining professionals are informed of available positions globally, directly on their mobile devices 511 287 Joi Ito to headline #DisruptMining finale http://www.miningweekly.com/article/joi-ito-to-headline-disruptmining-finale-2018-02-02 Creamer Media Reporter MINING INNOVATION Fri, 02 Feb 2018 21:44:00 +0200 477201 1517817943 1517600640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Johnson Controls’ dual centrifugal chiller selected for cooling system at Ghana gold mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/yd-centrifugal-chiller-to-be-installed-at-ghana-gold-mine-2018-02-02 Mia Breytenbach VENTILATION & COOLING Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476434 1517295057 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703397_resized_johnsoncontrolsyd0120181022.jpg MEETING REQUIREMENTS The York YD dual centrifugal chiller with its cooling capability meets the needs of the surface air cooling plant design at Subika 511 287 Consultancy to partner with black entrants as they acquire Tier 1 coal assets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consultancy-to-partner-with-black-entrants-as-they-acquire-tier-1-coal-assets-2018-01-26 Martin Creamer ENGINEERING CONSULTANCY Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:11:00 +0200 476417 1516949357 1516947060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703347_resized_denverdreyeronlinebest.jpeg WorleyParsons RSA CEO Denver Dreyer 511 287 Achieve sustainability through long-term budgets, risk assessments on health http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sustainability-through-long-term-budgeting-and-risk-assessments-advised-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475013 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700285_resized_lifesavingscenariosinternationalsosminingindabapreview0120181022.jpg OFTEN OVERLOOKED International SOS says health risks are not always easy to quantify and end up being under-appreciated in mining companies’ budget allocations 511 287 Civil engineering solutions provider secures new contracts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/civil-engineering-solutions-provider-secures-new-contracts-2018-01-26 Nadine James MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474886 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699980_resized_concorinfrastructureericwisse12171022.jpg ERIC WISSE Concor Infrastructure secured the contract for the earthworks and civils for the box cut at Ivanhoe Mines’ Platreef mine 511 287 Company prefers sponsoring event, expands African footprint http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-prefers-sponsoring-event-expands-african-footprint-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474417 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699791_resized_flsmidthmodularplantminingindaba20181022.jpg EXPANDING NETWORK FLSmidth is reaching out to Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Kenya, Botswana, Mozambique, Madagascar, Angola and Cameroon to appoint agents and representatives 511 287 Exploration unit set to be launched at Indaba http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exploration-unit-set-to-be-launched-at-indaba-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474424 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699794_resized_marcinwertz11217duane1022.jpg MARCIN WERTZ Miners and explorers need to move decisively in terms of initiating new ventures and optimising current projects 511 287 Consultancy to partner with black entrants as they acquire Tier 1 coal assets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consultancy-to-partner-with-black-entrants-as-they-acquire-tier-one-coal-assets-2018-01-26 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474451 1516947112 1516917600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701072_resized_0000699348resizedvenetiadiamondminepic1022.jpg FLAGSHIP PROJECT One of the company’s flagship projects is De Beers’ Venetia Underground diamond project, in Limpopo 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72439_2017-11-06_worleyp_re-edited_-_hd_web.mp492451620WorleyParsons RSA CEO Denver Dreyer discusses Mining Indaba plans with Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. WorleyParsons RSA CEO Denver Dreyer discusses Mining Indaba plans with Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Presentation to bridge gap between mine planning and execution http://www.miningweekly.com/article/presentation-to-bridge-gap-between-mine-planning-and-execution-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474430 1517292565 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699800_resized_dispatchmodularminingsystems20181022.jpg OVERALL OPERATION Modular Mining Systems will exhibit its mining management platform at the Investing African Mining Indaba 2018 511 287 Upgraded condition monitoring app launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-launches-upgraded-conditioning-monitoring-app-2018-01-26 Nadine James MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474877 1517294682 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699962_resized_wearcheckneilrobinson12171022.jpg NEIL ROBINSON The app is free of charge, data is highly secure and the login process uses the same password credentials as the WearCheck online system 511 287 Bakubung Koepe rope-up procedure successfully completed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/koepe-rope-up-procedure-successfully-completed-at-the-bakubung-mine-2018-01-19 Victor Moolman Consulting Engineers Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473424 1516085036 1516312800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Canadian junior mining company makes progress in Northern Cape http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-junior-mining-company-makes-progress-in-northern-cape-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472608 1512994099 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695364_resized_oenasite20171022.jpg EXPLORATION ACTIVITIES The Oena diamond mine will see the mining of alluvial diamonds over a 60-month period 511 287 Initial mining programme expected to start next year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/initial-mining-programme-expected-to-start-next-year-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472597 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695334_resized_yatoivo1022.jpg YO TOIVO The vessel is designed to provide efficient and effective mining of diamonds on the seafloor 511 287 Lesotho mine delivers another high-value diamond http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lesotho-mine-delivers-another-high-value-diamond-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472639 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695435_resized_letsengminelesothogemdiamonds1022.jpg PICTURE PERFECT The Letšeng mine, located in Lesotho, which is claimed ot be the highest dollar-per-carat kimberlite diamond mine in the world 511 287 Underground mine plans for Karowe moving forward http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-openpit-diamond-mine-receives-underground-plans-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472645 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695445_resized_karoweopenpitmed1022.jpg KAROWE OPENPIT The Karowe mine located in Botswana has valuable resources located underground 511 287 South African equipment company supplies iron-ore giant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-equipment-company-supplies-iron-ore-giant-2017-12-08 Nica Schreuder Consulting Engineers Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471871 1512454254 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693850_resized_bsisteel160809duane1022.jpg STEEL COMMITMENTS Half of Ehya Sepahan’s iron-ore is consumed by the steelmaking industry 511 287 Environmental permit bodes well for project financing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/environmental-permit-bodes-well-for-project-financing-2017-11-08 Nica Schreuder Consulting Engineers Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471907 1512454254 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Ireland-based Connemara Mining to advance exploration on key gold, zinc prospects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/connemara-to-advance-irish-zinc-gold-projects-2017-12-08 Mia Breytenbach GOLD & BASE METALS Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472650 1512454256 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695458_resized_goldzincconnemaramininggeologists1120171022.jpg EXPLORATION DRIVE Active exploration programmes on Connemara Mining’s gold projects at Inishowen, in Donegal, are under way, while drilling on the Wicklow/Wexford project has started 511 287 Company continues ramp-up of new iron-ore asset http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-continues-ramp-up-new-iron-ore-asset-2017-11-24 Natasha Odendaal Consulting Engineers Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472142 1516285166 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694417_resized_diroironoreminenortherncape062017afrimat1022.jpg DIRO MINE Afrmat invested R300-million into the Diro iron-ore mine in the Northern Cape 511 287 Kibaran to build battery-grade graphite producing pilot plant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kibaran-to-build-battery-grade-graphite-producing-pilot-plant-2017-12-05 Mia Breytenbach GRAPHITE Tue, 05 Dec 2017 11:56:00 +0200 473125 1512481884 1512467760 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Ventilation and cooling in mines often work against nature http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ventilation-and-cooling-in-mines-often-work-against-nature-2017-11-24 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470583 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690968_resized_ydwatercooledchiller102017johnsoncontrols1022.jpg YD CENTRIFUGAL CHILLER The chiller ranges in capacity from 5 300 kW to 21 100 kW 511 287 Company offers mine to market solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-offers-mine-to-market-solutions-2017-11-24 Marleny Arnoldi Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470784 1511247645 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691511_resized_worleyparsons09141022duane.jpg MULTIDISCIPLIANRY APPROACH WorleyParsons takes a multidisciplinary approach, with teams comprising experts to identify challenges early and produce tailored strategies that mitigate risks 511 287 Consulting industry evolves despite current challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consulting-industry-evolves-despite-current-challenges-2017-11-24 Marleny Arnoldi Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470455 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690726_resized_visreddysrk1304020171022.jpg VIS REDDY The involvement of consultants in operational work on mines tends to detract from the more specialised focus that consultants should have 511 287 Latest industry survey holds out promise but challenges persist http://www.miningweekly.com/article/latest-industry-survey-holds-out-promise-but-challenges-persist-2017-11-24 Marleny Arnoldi Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470404 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690621_resized_chriscampbellcesaceo032017consultingengineerssouthafrica1022.jpg CHRIS CAMPBELL Consulting Engineers South Africa has seen a higher percentage of member companies’ turnover allocated to the procurement of products and services from black-owned companies 511 287 Increasing demand for variable-speed drives http://www.miningweekly.com/article/increasing-demand-for-variable-speed-drives-2017-11-24 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470340 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690563_resized_ltpbecohvacdrive112017seweurodrive1022.jpg DISTINGUISHED DRIVE The purpose-built LTP-B Eco HVAC drive can be set for different parameters such as fan or pump control 511 287 Relays assist with cable-theft detection http://www.miningweekly.com/article/relays-assist-with-cable-theft-detection-2017-11-24 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470176 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690277_resized_cabletheftdetectionsystem112017beckerminingsa1022.jpg PROTECT AND SERVE The Proloc and ProBeck relays are programmed to detect cable theft by identifying a change in electrical impedance of a cable 511 287 Capabilities expanded to meet demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/capabilities-expanded-to-meet-demand-2017-11-24 Marleny Arnoldi Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470756 1511430433 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 New tin player aiming to achieve steady-state production at Namibian project within 12 months http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-tin-player-targets-namibia-project-africa-tin-champion-title-2017-11-24 Mia Breytenbach TIN Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471344 1511505840 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694428_resized_0010li.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71973_2017-11-13-afritin_-_hd_web.mp428888732Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afriting Mining and its strategies. Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afriting Mining and its strategies. Lemur appoints owner’s engineer, technical advisers for Imaloto BFS http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lemur-appoints-owners-engineer-technical-advisers-for-imaloto-bfs-2017-11-17 Mia Breytenbach COAL Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:13:00 +0200 471520 1510928502 1510913580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Consultancy looks to reduce cost of complying with new regulations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consultancy-looks-to-reduce-cost-of-complying-with-new-regulations-2017-11-02 Nadine James Consulting Engineers Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469857 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689659_resized_carltonvilleminetaken2014m1331641bloomberg1022jpg.jpeg RECLAIMED BY NATURE The new, stricter regulations are likely owing to the Department of Mineral Resources being responsible for the rehabilitation close to 6 000 abandoned mines 511 287 Collaboration with engineering firm yields nigh-R100m cost saving for Harmony http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-miner-achieves-operational-efficiency-improvements-2017-11-17 Mia Breytenbach MINING SERVICES Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470344 1510914712 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690573_resized_harmonytshepongminehmy1120171022.jpg IMPROVING EFFICIENCY ETA Operations aided Harmony Gold in maintaining previously-implemented electricity cost savings projects that yielded significant results 511 287 Afritin targets Africa tin champion title, Namibia project upscaled to commercial production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afritin-targets-africa-tin-champion-title-namibia-project-upscaled-to-commercial-production-2017-11-14 Mia Breytenbach TIN Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:01:00 +0200 471033 1510839745 1510664460 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692012_resized_anthonyviljoen310220414duane.jpg Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71918_2017-11-13-afritin_-_hd_web.mp428888732Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afritin Mining and its strategies. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afritin Mining and its strategies. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. New merger boosts offering for Africa’s mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-merger-boosts-offering-for-africas-mining-industry-2017-11-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469279 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688224_resized_mininginafricaamecfosterwheeler1020171022.jpg DRAWING ON PAST SUCCESSES Amec Foster Wheeler has enjoyed a favourable experience in the African mining industry thus far, drawing on project successes from various projects 511 287 Miners urged to take heed of Natural Capital Protocol framework http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-should-take-heed-of-natural-capital-protocol-framework-advises-srk-2017-11-10 Ilan Solomons MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469197 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688048_resized_pauljorgensenenvironmentalscientistatsrkconsulting1022.jpg PAUL JORGENSEN Sustainability practices in mining are increasingly being incorporated into these value chain approaches to risk management 511 287