Mining Weekly | Drilling and Tunnelling http://www.miningweekly.com/page/drilling-and-tunnelling Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:32:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Wear plate tests show positive results http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wear-plate-tests-show-positive-results-2019-01-18 Thabi Madiba Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506662 1547542598 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770504_resized_mininginafricavasconitephillipdevilliers051220181022.jpg PHILLIP DE VILLIERS Technical representative examines one of the stock wear plates inside the Johannesburg warehouse 511 287 Gold drilling demand ensures solid revenue, contracts for Capital Drilling http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-drilling-demand-ensures-solid-revenue-contracts-for-capital-drilling-2019-01-17 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:24:00 +0200 508871 1547728016 1547727840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Enable meaningful participation, pleads Women in Mining chair http://www.miningweekly.com/article/enable-meaningful-participation-pleads-women-in-mining-chair-2018-12-12 Martin Creamer EXPLORATION Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:30:00 +0200 507337 1544707035 1544614200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772016_resized_martincreamerlindinakedi12181022dylan.jpg Women in Mining South Africa chairperson Lindiwe Nakedi (right) interviewed by Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77011_2018-12-12_lindiwe_nakedi1_-_hd_web.mp4126377734Women in Mining chairperson and Gubhani Exploration MD Lindiwe Nakedi talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Women in Mining chairperson and Gubhani Exploration MD Lindiwe Nakedi talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Significant drill targets identified at Kavango’s Botswana project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/significant-drill-targets-identified-at-kavangos-botswana-project-2018-12-10 Tasneem Bulbulia DRILLING Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:00:00 +0200 507053 1544436939 1544436000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Innovate and generate cash at same time – Dassault Systèmes Geovia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/innovate-and-generate-cash-at-same-time-dassault-systmes-geovia-2018-12-05 Martin Creamer MINING TECHNOLOGY Wed, 05 Dec 2018 15:51:00 +0200 506684 1544166197 1544017860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770528_resized_martincreamerraouljacquand11181022dylan.jpg Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand (right) interviewed by Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76943_2018-11-28_raoul_j_-_2.mp4139429998Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand spoke to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on new mining technology. Video: Christo Greyling. Photogaphs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand spoke to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on new mining technology. Video: Christo Greyling. Photogaphs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Sector remains significant for mobile buildings company http://www.miningweekly.com/article/oil-and-gas-sector-remains-significant-for-mobile-buildings-company-2018-11-30 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504640 1543237356 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766246_resized_kwikspacemodularbuildings1022.jpg KWIKSPACE MODULAR BUILDINGS Kwikspace provides a range of modular buildings and rental fleet buildings to rapidly accommodate people during shutdowns 511 287 Need for digital tech growth in industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/oil-2018-11-13 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504594 1543237356 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766075_resized_oilgasinafricawipromarlezevanloggerenberger11181022.jpg MARLEZE VAN LOGGERENBERG Africa has the potential to leapfrog current technology and current infrastructure, and implement new technologies in its operations 511 287 Deep-water Africa at the heart of Impact’s strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deepwater-africa-at-the-heart-of-impacts-strategy-2018-11-13 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504601 1543237356 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766528_resized_oilrig20121022.jpg OFFSHORE OIL RIG Some of the largest remaining oil and gas reserves lie along deep passive continental margins 511 287 Attractive and certain policy presents positive prospects for industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/attractive-and-certain-policy-presents-positive-prospects-for-industry-2018-11-15 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504826 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766507_resized_niallkramer07181022.jpg NIALL KRAMER The separation of oil and gas legislation from mining legislation is something that the industry has been asking for and policy makers are heading the country in the right direction 511 287 Skills upgrade in SA oil and gas industry needed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/need-for-skills-upgrade-in-sa-oil-and-gas-industry-2018-11-14 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504724 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Safety initiatives, innovative machinery achieve zero harm http://www.miningweekly.com/article/safety-initiatives-and-innovative-machinery-help-rosond-achieve-zero-harm-2018-11-14 Khutso Maphatsoe Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504749 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Master Drilling earmarks ‘significant share’ of capex for product portfolio, market ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diversifying-boring-capabilities-2018-11-22 Paige Müller DRILLING SOLUTIONS Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505464 1543302945 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768725_resized_dual.jpg 511 287 Premier encouraged by high-grade intersections at RHA http://www.miningweekly.com/article/premier-encouraged-by-high-grade-intersections-at-rha-2018-11-21 Tasneem Bulbulia TUNGSTEN Wed, 21 Nov 2018 16:51:00 +0200 505375 1542812013 1542811860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hydropowered drilling saves water – manufacturer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydro-powered-drilling-saves-water-manufacturer-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503039 1542091311 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762894_resized_novatekwaterrecirculationdrillmininghydraulicshydropower0720171022.jpg USE TO SAVE Novatek’s hydropowered equipment uses water that is effectively recirculated for cooling or other uses 511 287 Drilling delineates new corridor of mineralisation at Kamoa-Kakula http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drilling-delineates-new-corridor-of-mineralisation-at-kamoa-kakula-2018-11-14 Tasneem Bulbulia DRILLING Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:38:00 +0200 504753 1542222672 1542206280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Diamond core intersections confirm geological model at Kodal’s Mali project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-core-intersections-confirm-geological-model-at-kodals-mali-project-2018-11-13 Tasneem Bulbulia DIAMOND Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:39:00 +0200 504605 1542116473 1542116340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bushveld lowers FY output guidance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bushveld-lowers-fy-output-guidance-2018-11-09 Tasneem Bulbulia VANADIUM Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:54:00 +0200 504362 1541771829 1541771640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Master Drilling diversifies, expands through new JV in Italy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/master-drilling-diversifies-expands-through-new-jv-in-italy-2018-11-05 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING TECHNOLOGY Mon, 05 Nov 2018 16:10:00 +0200 503778 1541427438 1541427000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Change management crucial for automation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/change-management-crucial-for-automation-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501615 1540218116 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759943_resized_epirocsmartdrillrig10181022.jpg SMART DRILL RIG The Epiroc Advanced Drilling Solutions division supplies surface drilling machines that are autonomous 511 287 Sandvik expands drill rig offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-expands-drill-rig-offering-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501500 1540218115 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759786_resized_sandvikleoparddi650i10181022.jpg SANDVIK LEOPARD DI650I Sandvik unveiled its first intelligent DTH surface drill rig for the first time at Electra Mining Africa 511 287 Surface-mining opportunities lie in market-related commodities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/surface-mining-opportunities-lie-in-market-related-commodities-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501403 1540218115 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759447_resized_vermeersurfaceminer10181022.jpg ALL ACCESS Vermeer’s surface excavation machines can access areas of opencast mines where drilling and blasting cannot be done 511 287 MMP announces shortlist of three in rock-drill innovation challenge http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mmp-announces-three-winners-in-rock-drill-innovation-challenge-2018-10-25 Irma Venter INNOVATION Thu, 25 Oct 2018 15:38:00 +0200 502876 1540565192 1540474680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762620_resized_riisclencookmmpalastairmacfarlane1022.jpg Clen Cook and Alastair Macfarlane 511 287 Growing explosives sales in a declining market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/growing-explosives-sales-in-a-declining-market-2018-10-19 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500754 1539671150 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758257_resized_maxamexplosivesinmining2191020181022.jpg EXPLOSIVES SOLUTIONS MAXAM helps customers optimise their drilling and blasting operations, bringing transparency, cost control and improved rock output 511 287 Algold assay results exceed expectations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/algold-assay-results-exceed-expectations-2018-10-19 Donald Makhafola Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500041 1539671150 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757074_resized_algoldsalmaexploration06181022.jpg SAMPLING Exploration work is ongoing along Algold Resources' Salma project in Mauritania 511 287 Avesoro New Liberty mineral resources upgrades http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avesoro-new-liberty-mineral-resources-upgrades-2018-10-19 Donald Makhafola Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500019 1539671150 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757050_resized_newlibertygoldmineavesororesources0220171022.jpg FUTURE Avesoro Resources is evaluating the optimal approach for the mining of the New Liberty orebody to deliver strong positive cash flows 511 287 Company uses sonic drilling for core recovery in sand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-uses-sonic-drilling-for-core-recovery-in-sand-2018-10-19 Donald Makhafola Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499998 1539671150 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757162_resized_geomechrbmcoredrill09181022.jpg SONIC DRILLING Geomech Africa hired sonic drillers to assist in the new geological conditions found in the dunes of the Richards Bay Minerals site 511 287 MOD gets approval for new exploration project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mod-gets-approval-for-new-exploration-project-2018-10-19 Donald Makhafola Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499846 1539671149 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757062_resized_coppersilvert3botswana2modresources09201810222.jpg EXPLORATION MOD Resources has no plans to explore outside the Kalahari Copperbelt in Botswana at this stage 511 287 Tekeledougou’s assay results show extended gold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tekeledougous-assay-results-show-extended-gold-2018-10-19 Donald Makhafola Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500010 1539671150 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757053_resized_coragold09181022.jpg INCREASE Cora Gold final batch of assay results from the Tekeledougou project in southern Mali show extended gold 511 287 Potential to expand mineral sands project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/potential-to-expand-mineral-sand-project-2018-10-12 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499973 1539006456 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756933_resized_heavymineralsminingstrandlineresourceslukegraham0320171022.jpg LUKE GRAHAM The latest drilling results will strengthen the economic outlook of Tajiri 511 287 Armadale releases half-year results http://www.miningweekly.com/article/armadale-releases-half-year-results-2018-10-12 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499985 1539006457 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756967_resized_blchilalographiteimage21022.jpg PERFECT POSTCODE The Mahenge Liandu project is situated near some of the biggest graphite discoveries in the world 511 287 Shanta looking to positive future in Tanzania http://www.miningweekly.com/article/shanta-looking-to-positive-future-in-tanzania-2018-09-28 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500071 1539006457 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757193_resized_shantagoldericzurrin09181022jpg.jpeg ERIC ZURRIN The changes in mining legislation prompted Shanta Gold to streamline some of its procedures and increase cash flow 511 287 Ivanhoe announces third major copper discovery in DRC http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ivanhoe-announces-third-major-copper-discovery-in-drc-2018-10-01 Simone Liedtke COPPER / EXPLORATION AND DRILLING Mon, 01 Oct 2018 16:28:00 +0200 500246 1538471777 1538404080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757545_resized_robertfriedland510221013duane.jpg Ivanhoe executive co-chairperson Robert Friedland 511 287 Focus turns to nonexplosives-based rock breaking as quest for safer, more-efficient mining ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/backbone-of-mining-modernisation-and-mechanisation-calls-for-abolishment-of-explosives-2018-09-21 Dylan Slater MINING TECHNOLOGY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498566 1537260245 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754876_resized_alternatives.jpg 511 287 Zambia ventilation shaft project finalised http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambia-ventilation-shaft-project-finalised-2018-08-30 Paige Müller Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497214 1536650773 1536876000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751199_resized_mininginzambiaredpathredbore10009181022.jpg REDBORE 100 The Synclinorium Ventilation Shaft project marked the entry of Redpath Mining’s Redbore 100 raise drill into Africa for the first time 511 287 Zambia’s operational investment spikes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambias-operational-investment-spikes-2018-08-30 Paige Müller Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497228 1536650775 1536876000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751131_resized_mininginzambiatakrafafricabucketwheel09181022.jpg INCREASED DEMAND Tenova TAKRAF Africa has noted an increase in Zambian mining houses expenditure on operational investments 511 287 Sandvik launches Leopard DI650i drill rig http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-launches-leopard-di650i-drill-rig-2018-09-13 Tasneem Bulbulia DRILLING Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:14:00 +0200 498631 1536843905 1536833640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754032_resized_sandvikleoparddi650idrillrig092018nadinejames1022.jpg Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology’s Leopard DI650i drill rig 511 287 M&R upbeat on prospects for mining unit amid commodity cycle ‘upturn’ http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mr-upbeat-on-prospects-for-mining-unit-amid-commodity-cycle-upturn-2018-08-30 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:30:00 +0200 497332 1535639996 1535639400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751015_resized_mrcementationdrillrigsimulator1022.jpeg M&R Cementation aiming to become leading mechanised mining operator in Africa 511 287 Diamond drilling programme at Tanzania graphite project completed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-drilling-programme-at-tanzania-graphite-project-completed-2018-08-29 Simone Liedtke GRAPHITE Wed, 29 Aug 2018 12:13:00 +0200 497117 1535546364 1535537580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0