Mining Weekly | Consulting Engineers http://www.miningweekly.com/page/consulting-engineers Tue, 21 Aug 2018 04:34:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 New mining precinct, fuel cell frenzy and a six-point industry plan make the headlines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-mining-precinct-fuel-cell-frenzy-and-a-six-point-industry-plan-make-the-headlines-2018-05-02 Creamer Media Reporter FUEL CELLS Wed, 02 May 2018 12:53:00 +0200 485307 1525261437 1525258380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000723157_resized_martincreamerst0518dylan.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74108_2018-05-02_secondtake_mw_-_hd_web.mp493159988New mining precinct, fuel cell frenzy and a six-point industry plan make the headlines New mining precinct, fuel cell frenzy and a six-point industry plan make the headlines Digitisation, safety hot topics in mining consulting http://www.miningweekly.com/article/digitisation-safety-hot-topics-in-mining-consulting-2018-04-27 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483789 1524227681 1524780000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719698_resized_eduardvorster04181022.jpg EDUARD VORSTER Aurecon strives to develop its smaller partners so that they can become significant future players in the mining industry 511 287 Discounts on professional fees a looming issue http://www.miningweekly.com/article/discounts-on-professional-fees-a-looming-issue-2018-04-27 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483782 1524227681 1524780000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719678_resized_mine04181022.jpg MINING OPTIMISATION Consulting engineers try to minimise the mining client’s total cost of ownership in the mining investment 511 287 New approach to outsourcing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-approach-to-outsourcing-mining-technical-services-2018-04-13 Melissa Zisengwe Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482480 1524227681 1524780000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716846_resized_jacolitheringen03181022.jpg JACO LOTHERINGEN Outsourcing technical services to companies such as Ukwazi ensures that the technical team is part of a revenue centre 511 287 Stagnant mining industry detrimental to consulting engineers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/stagnant-mining-industry-detrimental-to-consulting-engineers-2018-04-27 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483779 1524227681 1524780000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719668_resized_chriscampbell04181022.jpg CHRIS CAMPBELL The current state of the industry has mostly been brought on by the debacle surrounding the Mining Charter 511 287 Uncertainty remains in mining industry, technology transformation arising http://www.miningweekly.com/article/uncertainty-remains-in-mining-industry-technology-transformation-arising-2018-04-27 Jessica Oosthuizen Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483861 1524227681 1524780000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719844_resized_cybersecurity0420171022.jpg INNOVATION IMPERATIVE Innovative thinking must be embedded into all specialist disciplines of consulting engineering so that the full benefit of modern invention can be applied 511 287 ‘Toolbox’ helps Harmony Gold improve environmental management http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-miner-improves-environmental-management-through-data-centralisation-2018-04-27 Mia Breytenbach MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484372 1524227682 1524780000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Online submission streamlines application procedure for water licences http://www.miningweekly.com/article/onerous-water-licensing-system-streamlined-by-dws-online-submission-process-srk-2018-04-27 Nadine James Consulting Engineers Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484355 1524650924 1524693600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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 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 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 1528724212 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718862_resized_pilbara.jpg 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