Mining Weekly | Consulting Engineers http://www.miningweekly.com/page/consulting-engineers Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:25:54 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 First ‘Resources for Future Generations’ conference to be held in Vancouver http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-resources-for-future-generations-conference-to-be-held-in-vancouver-2018-04-13 Henry Lazenby RFG2018 CONFERENCE Fri, 13 Apr 2018 22:53:00 +0200 483904 1523862594 1523652780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719943_resized_rfg2018chairpersonjohnthompson1022april2018.jpg RFG2018 chairperson John Thompson 511 287 Remote sensing increasingly being used in mining to monitor water http://www.miningweekly.com/article/satellite-remote-sensing-can-be-used-for-mine-water-applications---2018-04-13 Nadine James SATELLITE TECHNOLOGY Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483107 1523343219 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Excitement as ‘Wits-style’ gold is discovered in iron-ore hub, but geologist urges caution http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conglomerate-gold-found-in-pilbara-yet-caution-necessary-geologist-2018-04-13 Nadine James GOLD Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483003 1523350709 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718862_resized_pilbara.jpg 511 287 EY launches new team in Natural Resources segment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eys-new-mining-team-tackles-industrys-trust-deficit-2018-04-06 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482456 1523606670 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Services demand in Africa rising http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rise-in-demand-for-services-of-local-mining-services-provider-in-africa-2018-04-13 Melissa Zisengwe Consulting Engineers Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482273 1523606754 1523570400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716474_resized_ukwaziproject03181022.jpg SERVICES DEMAND Ukwazi has a pipeline of clients requesting additional services, mostly in the Southern Africa region 511 287 First phase at platinum mine project completed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-phase-at-platinum-mine-project-completed-2018-04-06 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481271 1522737173 1522965600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714919_resized_bakubungproductionshaftheadgear03181022.jpg DEEP LEVEL Wesizwe Platinum's Bakubung mine project production shaft headgear 511 287 Technical innovation receives industry thumbs up http://www.miningweekly.com/article/technical-innovation-receives-industry-thumbs-up-2018-04-06 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481878 1522737174 1522965600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715703_resized_angloamericasishensloperadarbloomberg1022.jpg GEOTECHNICAL SERVICES The Ultra-Deep Mining Network is accelerating commercially viable technologies to the mining industry 511 287 Technology imperative to improve operations, safety in deep mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/technology-imperative-to-improve-operations-safety-in-deep-mines-2018-04-06 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481507 1522737174 1522965600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714910_resized_williamjoughinchairmansrkconsultingsa521022.jpg WILLIAM JOUGHIN SRK Consulting is collaborating with the Australian Centre for Geomechanics to develop apps to manage seismic hazards that are dangerous for deep-level mines 511 287 ULPs drive innovation for underground mechanisation scheme http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ulps-drive-underground-mechanisation-innovation-programme-2018-04-06 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481489 1522737174 1522965600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714913_resized_danieburger20118duane1022.jpg DANIE BURGER CMTI Group has embarked on a fundraising round that will close during the first quarter of this year to satisfy growth and the significant demand for South African mechanised-mining solutions 511 287 Underground rail transport at local mines not being prioritised http://www.miningweekly.com/article/underground-rail-transport-at-local-mines-not-being-prioritised-2018-03-12 Paige Müller Consulting Engineers Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480837 1522053498 1522360800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713363_resized_undergroundtransportwsprailsystems03181022.jpg TRACKING FOR LONGER Implementing the correct rail system will allow for underground transport systems to last at least three times longer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73421_2018-03-06_wsp_africa_-_hd_web.mp428874860Multidisciplinary engineering consultancy firm WSP Africa discusses the state of underground rail transportation in South Africa’s mines. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Multidisciplinary engineering consultancy firm WSP Africa discusses the state of underground rail transportation in South Africa’s mines. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Mining Charter must ensure radical transformation, inclusive growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-charter-must-ensure-radical-transformation-and-inclusive-economic-growth-2018-03-23 Marleny Arnoldi Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480198 1521446651 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711858_resized_miningcommunity012017bloombergjpg1022.jpg SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT Community problems cannot be solved by a one-size-fits-all, blanket approach – every mine and community is unique 511 287 Company starts offering advisory services http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-starts-offering-advisory-services-2018-03-23 Marleny Arnoldi Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480205 1521446652 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711895_resized_rotarykilnrepairdickinsongroup1022.jpg ADVISORY ADDED Dickinson Group provides refractory and a range of smelter services to the mining industry, as well as advisory, aimed at improving efficiencies 511 287 Sustainable management of risks gains traction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sustainable-management-of-land-contamination-risks-gains-traction-2018-03-23 Tasneem Bulbulia Consulting Engineers Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480566 1521446652 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712939_resized_environmentalprotectionwsplandcontamination0320181022.jpg HAZARDOUS The impacts of land contamination can be significant and widespread for mine operations, leading to high costs 511 287 Coal mining needs effective extraction means http://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-mining-needs-effective-extraction-techniques-2018-03-16 Donald Makhafola Consulting Engineers Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479311 1520864525 1521151200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711385_resized_mwundergroundcoalmining0220181022.jpg LONGWALL COAL MINING A longwall miner used to extract coal in underground coal mining allows for a higher extraction rate of coal 511 287 World's biggest mining show draws huge crowd, signalling mining investment optimism http://www.miningweekly.com/article/worlds-biggest-mining-show-draws-huge-crowd-signalling-mining-investment-optimism-2018-03-07 Henry Lazenby PDAC 2018 Wed, 07 Mar 2018 22:17:00 +0200 480480 1520497111 1520453820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712585_resized_pdac261022.jpg 511 287 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 Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:47:00 +0200 476717 1520336869 1520336820 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 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 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73194_digger_realeconomyreport-476.mp458633327 Innovative mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed. Editing: Darlene Creamer and Christo Greyling. Innovative mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed. Editing: Darlene Creamer and Christo Greyling. Sustainability raising the bar in mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sustainability-practices-becoming-increasingly-important-in-mining-industry-2018-03-02 Jessica Oosthuizen Mining Indaba Review Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478577 1519654893 1519941600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708234_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm191214duane1022.jpg REDUCED CARBON FOOTPRINT Technologies, such as solar photovoltaic, hydro and wind can deliver clean energy and aid sustainability 511 287 Stability, sustainability needed for mining growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/s-african-mining-industry-needs-regulatory-fairness-continuity-for-growth-greener-mining-imperative-2018-03-02 Jessica Oosthuizen Mining Indaba Review Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478465 1519654893 1519941600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707921_resized_pvsolarpanels42016bloomberg1022.jpg CLEAN ENERGY WSP aims to explore green energy for miners in the year ahead 511 287 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 1519811065 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 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