Mining Weekly | Drilling and Tunnelling http://www.miningweekly.com/page/drilling-and-tunnelling Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:35:30 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Master Drilling mulling year-end dividend, launching blast-free borer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/master-drilling-mulling-year-end-dividend-launching-blast-free-borer-2018-08-28 Martin Creamer MINING TECHNOLOGY Tue, 28 Aug 2018 09:55:00 +0200 496945 1535451500 1535442900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750038_resized_daniepretorius03151022duane.jpg Master Drilling CEO Danie Pretorius 511 287 Challenge on to develop new deep-level rock drill by early next year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/challenge-on-to-develop-new-deep-level-rock-drill-by-early-next-year-2018-08-20 Schalk Burger DRILLING Mon, 20 Aug 2018 15:44:00 +0200 496176 1534833297 1534772640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748303_resized_isidingodrillchallengelaunchminingprecinct08181022dylan.jpg RIIS executive Clen Cook, MMP co-directors Navin Singh and Alastair Macfarlane and Mining Equipment Manufacturing of South Africa CEO Paul Jourdan 511 287 Cable bolt technology to improve safety http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-introduces-first-low-profile-cable-bolter-with-one-hole-automation-2018-08-17 Jessica Oosthuizen Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494628 1534227779 1534456800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Australia remains competitive in drillhole technology use http://www.miningweekly.com/article/australia-remains-competitive-in-drill-hole-survey-technology-2018-08-10 Donald Makhafola Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:01:00 +0200 493887 1533535916 1533852060 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743153_resized_crnewperspective07181022.jpg DRILLING SOLUTION Mining and drilling companies regard Axis' high-end north-seeking Champ Gyro technology as essential for their drilling projects 511 287 Orion starts drilling at high conductance target at Rok Optel http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orion-starts-drilling-at-high-conductance-target-at-rok-optel-2018-08-06 Simone Liedtke EXPLORATION / DRILLING Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:59:00 +0200 494930 1533632265 1533560340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New drilling fleet to launch all-women crew http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-drilling-fleet-to-launch-all-women-crew-enhance-gender-diversity-2018-08-03 Tasneem Bulbulia Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493105 1533019892 1533247200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Hydraulic cylinder manufacturer to focus on expansion, African markets http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulic-cylinder-manufacturer-to-focus-on-expansion-african-markets-2018-07-20 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491565 1531809831 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737759_resized_siphomdandaandersonkerr07181022jpg.jpeg SIPHO MDANDA Anderson & Kerr Engineering is working towards becoming a world class manufacturer 511 287 Hytec focuses on improving turnaround times http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hytec-focuses-on-improving-turnaround-times-2018-07-20 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491664 1531809832 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737896_resized_hytecengineering120307duane1022jpg.jpeg REDUCING TURNAROUND Hytec Engineering is taking steps to reduce turnaround time for clients 511 287 Construction project boosts services demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/construction-company-secures-mining-contracts-2018-07-20 Melissa Zisengwe Drilling & Tunnelling 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 Joburg to host ‘safe drilling’ event this month http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drill-safe-innovation-forum-looks-to-engender-safety-2018-07-13 Nadine James EXPLORATION Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491932 1531403886 1531432800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738702_resized_explorationdrilling60211jonathan1022.jpg SAFETY IS PARAMOUNT Colin Rice notes that almost every accident in an exploration drilling environment is related to human error 511 287 TDS, Newrak awarded construction contract for Exxaro’s Matla Mine 2 and Mine 3 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tds-newrak-awarded-construction-contract-for-exxaros-matla-mine-2-and-mine-3-2018-07-10 Nadine James COAL Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:58:00 +0200 492202 1531213679 1531213080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sandvik offers safe, dependable blast drilling http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-offers-safe-dependable-blast-drilling-2018-07-06 Melissa Zisengwe Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490296 1530541500 1530828000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734503_resized_sandvikdr412i06181022.jpg SURFACE LEVEL The Sandvik DR412i is focused on the changing requirements of surface miners 511 287 ATON’s mandatory offer undervalues company, M&R reiterates in circular http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atons-mandatory-offer-undervalues-company-mr-reiterates-in-circular-2018-07-02 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Mon, 02 Jul 2018 16:10:00 +0200 491459 1530600941 1530540600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737408_resized_murrayandroberts3bedfordview06181022dylan.jpg 511 287