Mining Weekly | Contract mining http://www.miningweekly.com/page/contract-mining Fri, 25 May 2018 14:48:17 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 African Sun Mining pursues opportunities at Junior Indaba http://www.miningweekly.com/article/african-sun-mining-in-quest-for-business-opportunities-at-junior-indaba-2018-05-25 Donald Makhafola Contract mining Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486101 1526912760 1527199200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000725239_resized_africansunminingproject05181022.jpg SERVICE OFFERING African Sun Mining offers a full package of opencast mining services 511 287 Concor targets larger share of infrastructure market as part of big growth push http://www.miningweekly.com/article/concor-targets-larger-share-of-infrastructure-market-as-part-of-big-growth-push-2018-04-30 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Mon, 30 Apr 2018 08:35:00 +0200 485171 1525070890 1525070100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722864_resized_riazsaloojee1022.jpg Concor CEO Riaz Saloojee 511 287 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 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. M&R’s oil and gas unit turns to ‘complementary markets’ amid project slowdown http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mrs-oil-and-gas-unit-turns-to-complementary-markets-amid-project-slowdown-2018-03-01 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Thu, 01 Mar 2018 16:20:00 +0200 479922 1519914356 1519914000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711167_resized_henrylaas003highres1022.jpg M&R CEO Henry Laas 511 287 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 MRL H1 results in line with expectations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mrl-h1-results-in-line-with-expectations-2018-02-08 Mariaan Webb MINING SERVICES Thu, 08 Feb 2018 06:40:00 +0200 477593 1518074359 1518064800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Engineering group Sandvik rides strong demand as profit tops forecast http://www.miningweekly.com/article/engineering-group-sandvik-rides-strong-demand-as-profit-tops-forecast-2018-02-05 Reuters MINING SERVICES Mon, 05 Feb 2018 10:11:00 +0200 477235 1517820182 1517818260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Barminco makes strong turnaround http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barminco-makes-strong-turnaround-2018-02-02 Megan van Wyngaardt MINING SERVICES Fri, 02 Feb 2018 09:26:00 +0200 477106 1517558212 1517556360 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Manufacturer expands offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-expands-excavator-portfolio-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474767 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699718_resized_komatsupc700miningindabapreview20181022.jpg EXCAVATING INTEREST The first two units of Komatsu’s PC700 excavator range to reach South African shores are already hard at work 511 287 Tailings retreatment company to emphasise value of its plants http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tailings-retreatment-company-to-emphasise-value-of-its-plants-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474437 1517293010 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699803_resized_ericalaubschertaniapienaardavebaigent11117duane1022.jpg ERICA LAUBSCHER, TANIA PIENAAR & DAVE BAIGENT One of Tailtech’s strengths lies in its ability to run its plants located at large mining operations at a gross profit of up to 95% during some months 511 287 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 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 Contract mining 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 Tshipi Borwa manganese mine boosts Jupiter to R336-million interim profit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tshipi-borwa-manganese-mine-boosts-jupiter-to-r336-million-interim-profit-2017-12-06 Schalk Burger MANGANESE Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:46:00 +0200 473324 1512571722 1512571560 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Triton shortlists two EPC contractors to spearhead Ancuabe construction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/triton-shortlists-two-epc-contractors-to-spearhead-ancuabe-construction-2017-11-27 Samantha Herbst GRAPHITE Mon, 27 Nov 2017 12:18:00 +0200 472297 1511779374 1511777880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Increasing demand for variable-speed drives http://www.miningweekly.com/article/increasing-demand-for-variable-speed-drives-2017-11-24 Simone Liedtke Contract mining 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 Contract mining 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 Call for better understanding of trackless mobile mining equipment regulations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/regulations-regarding-tmm-equipment-need-to-be-better-understood-says-commentator-2017-11-10 Ilan Solomons MECHANISATION Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469344 1510041290 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688339_resized_drdanieburger51022ilan.jpg DANIE BURGER There are currently a number of problems relating to the standards for the testing of brakes and in-service brake testing of trackless mobile mining equipment 511 287 Low capital cost key to continuous improvement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/low-capital-cost-key-to-continuous-improvement-2017-10-19 Simone Liedtke Contract mining 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 Project management facility designed to enhance every plant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/project-management-facility-designed-to-enhance-every-plant-2017-11-03 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468234 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685928_resized_testrig102017bmg1022.jpg ADDITIONAL OFFERING BMG also offers extensive customer training on site at mining operations or at its upgraded premises 511 287 Turnkey solutions provided for gold mine in East Asia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/turnkey-solutions-provided-to-gold-mine-in-east-asia-2017-11-03 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468238 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686364_resized_philsaga1500diametersingledrumservicewinder102017techedge1022.jpg FULL TURNKEY SOLUTION Tech Edge Group offered a full turnkey solution service that included high-level design 511 287 Mechanised mining produces indirect jobs, uptake increasing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mechanised-mining-produces-indirect-jobs-uptake-increasing-2017-11-03 Victor Moolman Contract mining Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468476 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686493_resized_drillingtunnellingsandvikdd422ie0320171022.jpg AUTOMATED SYSTEMS Sandvik is increasing its focus on automated mining equipment 511 287 Scarce funding necessitates effective project management http://www.miningweekly.com/article/effective-project-management-essential-when-scarce-funding-secured-for-projects-2017-11-03 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468359 1510302334 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691112_resized_jeremyclarke11017duane1022.jpg JEREMY CLARKE A common belief is that money should not be spent on project management 511 287 South Africa’s Master Drilling expands into India, Australia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-master-drilling-expands-into-india-australia-2017-11-01 Martin Creamer MINING SERVICES Wed, 01 Nov 2017 16:52:00 +0200 469710 1509548651 1509547920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689153_resized_daniepretorius03151022duane.jpg Master Drilling CEO Danie Pretorius 511 287 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 CoAL settles major liabilities, transitions into coal producer in 'extremely positive year' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-settles-major-liabilities-transitions-into-coal-producer-in-extremely-positive-year-2017-10-13 Mia Breytenbach COAL Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466921 1508138749 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 First gold pour at new Mali gold mine by year-end http://www.miningweekly.com/article/emerging-gold-miner-progresses-construction-at-mali-gold-project-eyes-additional-potential-2017-10-06 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466251 1506954317 1507240800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681298_resized_yanfolilaprojectbirdseyeshotjuly20171022.jpg OPERATIONAL HIGHLIGHT Installation of the ball mill shell, following delivery of the ball mill are key milestones in progressing the project to production 511 287 Construction progresses at Hummingbird’s Yanfolila gold project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/construction-progresses-at-hummingbirds-yanfolila-gold-project-2017-09-27 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Wed, 27 Sep 2017 11:15:00 +0200 465979 1506503892 1506503700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680781_resized_yanfolilaprojectbirdseyeshotjuly20171022.jpg Yanfolila gold project, Mali 511 287 Minerals processing business bullish about future, despite industry challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-processing-business-bullish-for-the-future-despite-industry-challenges-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Contract mining Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463868 1505894731 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676327_resized_allencompassingfraseralaxander20171022.jpg ALL ENCOMPASSING Fraser Alexander is able to service clients across the coal washing and processing value chain 511 287 Companies find use for abandoned underground coal mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/companies-find-use-for-abandoned-underground-coal-mines-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Contract mining Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463939 1505894748 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676459_resized_secondchancebloomberg20081022.jpg SECOND CHANCE The trend of returning to underground mines and turning them into opencast mines is a cost-effective alternative to exploration 511 287 Platinum mining to play role in emerging sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-mining-to-play-role-in-emerging-sector-2017-09-22 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464359 1506595084 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677287_resized_3dprotrailer0820174thenergywave1022.jpg INCREASED ADOPTION Trends and demands for an increasing availability of fuel cells are leading to increased adoption 511 287 German companies to display digital solutions for Zambian mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/german-companies-to-display-digital-solutions-for-zambian-mines-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463265 1505199181 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675039_resized_panelatgermanzambiabusinessforum2017082017sagermanchamberofcommerceandindustry1022.jpg BUSINESS FIRST The first German-Zambian Business Forum was held in Lusaka, Zambia, earlier this year to strengthen economic ties between Germany and Zambia 511 287 Reopening of mines to stabilise employment, improve tax revenues http://www.miningweekly.com/article/reopening-of-mines-to-stabilise-employment-improve-tax-revenues-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463348 1505199182 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675103_resized_mininginzambia082017miningforzambiacominitiative1022.jpg CONTRIBUTION TO DEVELOPMENT The mining sector contributes to Zambia’s socioeconomic development through the creation of jobs and new business opportunities 511 287 Kalumbila facility will service global mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kalumbila-facility-will-service-global-mining-industry-draws-in-other-manufacturers-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463268 1505199181 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675045_resized_miners082017miningforzambia1022.jpg TANGIBLE EXCITEMENT There’s a tangible feeling of excitement in the air at Kalumbila with the coming of the ME Elecmetal plant 511 287 Hydrogen detection solutions to increase safety at Zambian mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydrogen-detection-solutions-to-increase-safety-at-zambian-mines-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463509 1505199184 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675537_resized_hyalerta500082017rtsafricaengineering.jpg HIGHLY VERSATILE The H2Scan Hy-Alerta 500 instrument is a “highly versatile” hand-held detection device 511 287 New bulk materials solution supplied to Kansanshi http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-bulk-materials-solution-supplied-to-kansanshi-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463323 1505199182 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675018_resized_cleanscrape082017martinengineering1022.jpg CLEANSCRAPE The primary cleaner has been supplied to mining company First Quantum Minerals’ Kansanshi mine 511 287 Specialist helps Zambian mines save on maintenance costs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/specialist-helps-zambian-mines-save-on-maintenance-costs-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463430 1505199183 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675338_resized_neilrobinsonmd082017wearcheck1022.jpg NEIL ROBINSON Customers are able to see for themselves the savings on the bottom line that are attributable to condition monitoring 511 287