Mining Weekly | Contract mining http://www.miningweekly.com/page/contract-mining Thu, 23 Nov 2017 07:16:26 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Zambian interest in heavy-duty equipment range http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambian-interest-in-heavy-duty-equipment-range-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463324 1505199182 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675026_resized_samsonmf0814tmaterialfeeder082017bltsa1022.jpg HIGHLY ACCURATE The MF0814T tracked material feeder has a holding capacity of up to 100 t and is designed for high discharge control accuracy 511 287 Metro awards Bauxite Hills contract http://www.miningweekly.com/article/metro-awards-bauxite-hills-contract-2017-09-14 Esmarie Swanepoel MINING SERVICES Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:31:00 +0200 464706 1505383265 1505374260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nokeng mulling two or three more fluorspar mines by 2026 as huge shortage is predicted http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fluorspar-producer-envisages-market-growth-that-may-support-beneficiation-advances-projects-amid-foreseen-demand-increase-2017-09-08 Mia Breytenbach INDUSTRIAL MINERALS Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463309 1504596038 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675975_resized_looming.jpg 511 287 Mining contractor activity progressing at Moz gold project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-contractors-progressing-work-at-mozambique-gold-project-alluvial-mining-expected-to-start-soon-2017-08-25 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462034 1503384972 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672228_resized_goldnuggetssourceshutterstock1022.jpg ALLUVIAL MINING Mining contractors Omnia Mining and Moz Gold and Sino Minerals Investment Company will exploit the alluvial gold deposits 511 287 M&R homes in on US construction acquisition http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mr-homes-in-on-us-construction-acquisition-2017-08-24 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Thu, 24 Aug 2017 15:48:00 +0200 462696 1503641381 1503582480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673687_resized_henrylaas002highres1022.jpeg CEO Henry Laas 511 287 M&R reports ‘low’ order book of R26.9bn, but says outlook more promising http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mr-reports-low-order-book-of-r269bn-but-says-outlook-more-promising-2017-08-23 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:14:00 +0200 462551 1503502670 1503501240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673355_resized_henrylaas610220911duane.jpeg M&R CEO Henry Laas 511 287 Simulators to facilitate training on new mining equipment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/simulators-to-facilitate-training-on-new-surface-and-underground-equipment-2017-08-18 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460613 1502782681 1503007200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668926_resized_cyberminesimulator072017thoroughtecsimulation1022.jpg CONTINUOUSLY CHANGING Servicing the construction, military and mining industries allows for the cross-pollination of technology, keeping ThoroughTec’s products up to date with the latest international simulation trends 511 287 ‘Next-gen’ butt-welding machine keeps mine start-up on track http://www.miningweekly.com/article/next-gen-butt-welding-machine-keeps-mine-start-up-on-track-2017-08-18 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460382 1503039323 1503007200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668156_resized_bradchamont10717duane1022.jpg BRAD CHAMONT Design consideration for the operator’s safety is paramount when working at such high welding pressures with large pipes 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70260_2017-07-25_plastitech_-_hd_web.mp419975030Industrial plastic piping company Plasti-Tech managing member Brad Chamont discusses the Hürner CNC ECO 2.0 machine. Video and Editing: Darlene Creamer. Industrial plastic piping company Plasti-Tech managing member Brad Chamont discusses the Hürner CNC ECO 2.0 machine. Video and Editing: Darlene Creamer. M&R warns ‘costly’ Middle East exit will drag 2017 earnings lower http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mr-warns-costly-middle-east-exit-will-drag-2017-earnings-lower-2017-08-17 Terence Creamer DIVERSIFIED INDUSTRIALS Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:25:00 +0200 461970 1502976381 1502976300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mining contractors progressing work at Xtract’s Mozambique gold project, alluvial mining to ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-contractors-progressing-work-at-xtracts-mozambique-gold-project-alluvial-mining-to-start-soon-2017-08-16 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:07:00 +0200 461835 1502892006 1502888820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671691_resized_omniamanicamozambique082017.jpg Omnia Manica alluvial gold plant 511 346 Mastermyne awarded Whitehaven contract http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mastermyne-awarded-whitehaven-contract-2017-08-11 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:18:00 +0200 461292 1502439559 1502439480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gamsberg zinc project on course for first production in mid-2018 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vedantas-zinc-projects-progress-amid-lower-zinc-output-improved-copper-production-2017-08-11 Mia Breytenbach BASE METALS Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460274 1501769232 1502402400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667977_resized_zincgamsbergoperationsnamibiasouthafricavedanta0220171022.jpg ON TRACK Vedanta has excavated more than 22.5-million tonnes of waste rock while orders for the integrated process plant, water and power and mining activities have been placed 511 287 M&R says Australia maintenance contract a signal of future strategic intent http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mr-says-australia-maintenance-contract-a-signal-of-future-strategic-intent-2017-08-10 Terence Creamer CONTRACT AWARD Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:45:00 +0200 461116 1502355082 1502354700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669997_resized_henrylaas002highres1022.jpeg M&R CEO Henry Laas 511 287 Accelerating growth of services in Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-services-company-accelerates-growth-in-africa-2017-07-14 Nica Schreuder Contract mining Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455868 1499756184 1499983200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659467_resized_secondchance2012fraseralex1022.jpg CONTRACTS CAPTURED In the past eight months, Fraser Alexander has secured two new hydraulic mining contracts in the Democratic Republic of Congo and one tailings deposition contract in Zambia 511 287 Burundi rare earths project on track for first production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/burundi-rare-earth-project-on-track-for-first-production-2017-07-14 Nica Schreuder Contract mining Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456514 1499756185 1499983200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659512_resized_mainveindateunknownrainbowrareearths1022.jpg MAIN VEIN Rainbow Rare Earths is focused on exposing Gasagwe’s main vein, at the Gakara project’s initial mining site 511 287 Demand for African resources, but common codes needed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-african-resources-but-common-codes-needed-2017-07-14 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456612 1499756185 1499983200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660218_resized_ukwaziminingplc062017ukwazi1022.jpg A CASE FOR MAJORS Bulk commodities are for major investors only, as these require substantially ‘deep pockets’ 511 287 Diversified openpit miner looks to entire continent for growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diversified-openpit-miner-looks-to-entire-continent-for-growth-2017-07-14 Simone Liedtke Contract mining Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456923 1499756185 1499983200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660321_resized_diroironoreminenortherncape062017afrimat1022.jpg DIRO IRON-ORE MINE Afrimat is aiming to reach a production rate of one-million tons a year of saleable product 511 287 Africa remains tough but attractive mining destination http://www.miningweekly.com/article/africa-remains-tough-but-attractive-mining-destination-2017-07-14 Nica Schreuder Contract mining Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:10:00 +0200 455762 1499948018 1499947800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663518_resized_fraseralex1022.jpg 511 287