Mining Weekly | Earthmoving http://www.miningweekly.com/page/earthmoving-and-surface-mining Wed, 19 Feb 2020 23:33:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Exxaro, Bell partner up to enhance supplier development offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exxaro-bell-partner-up-to-enhance-supplier-development-offering-2020-02-07 Simone Liedtke MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 07 Feb 2020 12:58:00 +0200 543943 1581087353 1581073080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851619_resized_miningequipmentmousigningmzilamthenjaneexecutiveheadstakeholderaffairsexxaroandduncanmashikamdbellequipmentsalessouthafrica0220201022.jpg Exxaro stakeholder affairs executive head Mzila Mthenjane and Bell Equipment MD Duncan Mashika. 511 287 Drive package delivered to greenfield mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drive-package-delivered-to-greenfield-mine-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542518 1579852171 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848284_resized_drcseweurodrivefans01201022.jpg BIG FAN A cooling unit had to be installed to the drives because of the extreme temperatures they would encounter in the Democratic Republic of Congo 511 287 Mining companies embrace Sandvik’s high-tech solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-companies-embrace-sandviks-high-tech-solutions-2020-02-05 Kim Cloete TECHNOLOGY Wed, 05 Feb 2020 06:00:00 +0200 543592 1580912530 1580875200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851009_resized_0005ax1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81324_2020-02-03_sandvik.mp443680930Mining Weekly correspondent Kim Cloete interviewed executives from global engineering group Sandvik on the sidelines of the 2020 Investing in African Mining Indaba. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Mining Weekly correspondent Kim Cloete interviewed executives from global engineering group Sandvik on the sidelines of the 2020 Investing in African Mining Indaba. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Khoemacau begins decline development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/decline-development-begins-at-new-underground-copper-mine-2020-01-24 Darren Parker MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 540642 1579527817 1579816800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000845144_resized_indabakhoemacaucentralboxcut0120201022.jpg THE HOLE PICTURE The boxcuts are near completion, with decline development progressing well 511 287 Firm invests hopes in Indaba http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-investment-firm-hopes-indaba-will-address-tough-issues-2020-01-24 Darren Parker MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 541224 1579845623 1579816800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000845568_resized_vuslatbayoglu21119dylan1022.jpg VUSLAT BAYOĞLU Bayoğlu would like to see coal pricing become fairer 511 287 Automated tech implemented at iron-ore project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/automated-tech-implemented-at-iron-ore-project-2019-12-06 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538706 1575356490 1575583200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839925_resized_ironoreergsmartminetech1120191022.jpg SMART MINE The Kacharsky site is now home to a range of intelligent solutions that help improve efficiency 511 287 Imminent trade war truce positive for iron-ore http://www.miningweekly.com/article/imminent-trade-war-truce-positive-for-iron-ore-2019-12-06 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538675 1575356489 1575583200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839959_resized_ironoretransnetportterminalsportofsaldanha191013duane1022.jpg IRONING OUT THE ISSUES The resolution of the US/China trade war should mean an improvement for economic activity 511 287 Nearing zero fatality milestone http://www.miningweekly.com/article/major-resolved-to-reach-three-year-zero-fatality-milestone-2019-12-06 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538676 1575356489 1575583200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839951_resized_ironoreexxarohs1120191022.jpg DR JOSEPH MATJILA We believe that zero harm is possible 511 287 Opportunities abound in uncertain iron-ore market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opportunities-abound-in-uncertain-iron-ore-market-2019-12-06 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538674 1575456535 1575583200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839967_resized_ironorepelletsbloomberg1022.jpg BALLS OF STEEL Pelletised iron is made from waste dust and can be used in the manufacture of steel 511 287 Imminent surge in demand for PDS anticipated http://www.miningweekly.com/article/imminent-surge-in-demand-for-pds-anticipated-2019-11-29 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 537804 1574689199 1574978400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000838046_resized_healthsafetyantonlourensbooycoelectronics1120191022.jpg ANTON LOURENS As the 2020 deadline approaches, many late adopters are going to rush to be made compliant 511 287 Focus turns to water ice extraction as attempts to source minerals from space take back seat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/the-most-valuable-mineral-in-space-is-ice-2019-11-29 Rebecca Campbell SPACE MINING Fri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 537617 1574761707 1574978400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000840909_resized_space.jpg 511 287 Barloworld Equipment opens new Isando showroom http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barloworld-equipment-opens-new-isando-showroom-2019-11-27 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Wed, 27 Nov 2019 16:08:00 +0200 539295 1574922741 1574863680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Invicta interim earnings, cash generation increase http://www.miningweekly.com/article/invicta-interim-earnings-cash-generation-increase-2019-11-25 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:53:00 +0200 539025 1574684168 1574679180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Barloworld pursuing R500m-plus acquisition targets as it seeks to rebuild growth momentum http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barloworld-pursuing-r500m-plus-acquisition-targets-as-it-seeks-to-rebuild-growth-momentum-2019-11-18 Terence Creamer CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:40:00 +0200 538434 1574087026 1574084400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839340_resized_dominicsewelaceo1022.jpg Barloworld CEO Dominic Sewela 511 287 Contractor says equipment provider critical to its success http://www.miningweekly.com/article/contractor-says-equipment-provider-critical-to-its-success-2019-11-08 Creamer Media Reporter Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 08 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 536098 1573199088 1573164000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Mechanised equipment supplier wins award http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mechanised-equipment-supplier-wins-award-2019-11-01 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 01 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0200 534883 1572333315 1572559200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000831945_resized_minemechsupplierexcellenceawardexxaroeickhoff1020191022.jpg SMOOTH OPERATORS Exxaro presented Eickhoff with a supplier award for operational excellence 511 287 Russia looks to supply Africa with industrial robots for mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/russia-looks-to-supply-africa-with-industrial-robots-for-mining-2019-10-25 African News Agency EQUIPMENT Fri, 25 Oct 2019 08:32:00 +0200 536109 1571987080 1571985120 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Caterpillar blames global economic uncertainty for sales dip http://www.miningweekly.com/article/caterpillar-blames-global-economic-uncertainty-for-sales-dip-2019-10-23 Bloomberg EQUIPMENT Wed, 23 Oct 2019 15:10:00 +0200 535914 1571838643 1571836200 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Transformation in explosives sector yet to ignite http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transformation-in-explosives-sector-yet-to-ignite-2019-10-03 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 533651 1571120569 1571349600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000829309_resized_cinderforddrill1020191022.jpg TRANSFORMATION TROUBLES Despite legislation, emerging black-owned companies still struggle with access to larger mining projects, owing to a lack of resources, experience and support 511 287 Water-gel technology allows for customised blasting solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/water-gel-technology-allows-for-customised-blasting-solutions-2019-10-03 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 533609 1571120569 1571349600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000829283_resized_bulkproductsrioflex1020191022.jpg CONSTANT IMPROVEMENT MAXAM has been implementing continuous improvement programmes targeting cost reduction over the mine-to-mill process 511 287 Anglo’s autonomous truck fleet at Quellaveco will not impact jobs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglos-autonomous-truck-fleet-at-quellaveco-will-not-impact-jobs-2019-10-15 Martin Creamer BASE METALS Tue, 15 Oct 2019 08:55:00 +0200 534746 1571150280 1571122500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000831610_resized_quellavecocoppermineproject.jpg 511 287 Earthmoving supplier launches new excavator series http://www.miningweekly.com/article/earth-moving-supplier-launches-new-excavator-series-2019-09-11 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531515 1569230738 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824707_resized_hper480lc9sexcavators0920191022.jpg SMOOTH OPERATOR HPE Africa’s new series of Hyundai excavators are designed for high performance in tough conditions 511 287 Energy-saving VSDs ideal for mining conveyors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-saving-vsds-ideal-for-mining-conveyors-2019-09-12 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531596 1569230739 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824816_resized_bivarispeedvdriveplus0920191022.jpg SIZE MATTERS The larger VDrivePlus features advanced motor control, as the size and range of the VSD makes it ideal for harsh environments like mining 511 287 Excavator series well received by local mining sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/excavator-series-well-received-by-local-mining-sector-2019-09-11 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531514 1568794860 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824717_resized_doosandx800lc5bexcavator0920191022.jpg MADE FOR TOUGH CONDITIONS The excavator has an operating weight of 78 500 kgs and is the largest machine in the Doosan’s range of construction and mining equipment 511 287 Global OEMs, smart factories drive efficiencies http://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-oems-and-smart-factories-drive-efficiency-energy-savings-2019-09-11 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531517 1569230738 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824703_resized_movigearsystem0920191022.jpg NEW-GENERATION TRACKING Digital technology and smart factories will enable clients to track materials such as mined ore that is moved around a factory or mine site 511 287 Local OEM’s overseas partnerships boost growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-oems-overseas-partnerships-boost-growth-through-expanded-product-range-2019-09-12 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531621 1569230739 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824923_resized_adt0920191022.jpg FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH Dezzi will expand its product range with a new articulated dump truck and joint ventures with global original-equipment manufacturers 511 287 Anglo’s inclusive procurement programme provides much needed boost http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglos-inclusive-procurement-programme-provides-much-needed-boost-2019-09-27 Mamaili Mamaila Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531266 1569394999 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824879_resized_joburgindabapreviewkumbaironorematsietsabrothers22709191022.jpg INCLUSIVITY In 2017, Kumba Iron Ore’s inclusive procurement and enterprise development initiatives spent more than R36-billion with small suppliers around its operations 511 287 First glimpse into Mining Indaba 2020 programme http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-glimpse-into-mining-indaba-2020-programme-2019-09-26 Martin Creamer INVESTING IN AFRICAN MINING INDABA Thu, 26 Sep 2019 11:46:00 +0200 532934 1569509827 1569491160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000827815_resized_africanminingindaba1022.jpg Investing in African Mining Indaba. 511 287 Botswana coal miner receives funding for production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-coal-miner-receives-funding-for-production-2019-09-03 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 530595 1567757918 1568930400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000822749_resized_coalminergy0920191022.jpg 100 YEARS OF PRODUCTION The Botswana coal mine is going to be operating for a long time 511 287 Coal mine lives on http://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-mine-lives-on-2019-09-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 530583 1568963500 1568930400 99999999999 Nadine James 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000822770_resized_coalalanmabbettphalandwaminecanyoncoal0819dylan1022.jpg ALAN MABBETT The extension project has progressed according to plan 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/79579_2019-08-30_canyoncoal2_-_2.mp424502074Phalanndwa colliery GM Alan Mabbett discusses the extension project. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd and Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Phalanndwa colliery GM Alan Mabbett discusses the extension project. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd and Kutlwano Matlala. Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Stacker reclaimers made new at coal mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/stacker-reclaimers-made-new-at-coal-mine-2019-09-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 530823 1568965479 1568930400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000823069_resized_coalstackerreclaimerdriveseweurodrive1022.jpg STAGGERING AMOUNTS The high volume of transmission solutions ordered by the client was mitigated by staggering the deliveries 511 287 Rietvlei targets steady state production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rietvlei-targets-steady-state-production-2019-09-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 530580 1568965508 1568930400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000822778_resized_coalgideonkrynauwbutsananienergyafriforesight092019darrenparker1022.jpg GIDEON KRYNAUW We hope to repeat the success of the Rietvlei project 511 287 Company benefits from after-sales market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambian-demand-for-new-earthmoving-equipment-slows-rebuilds-pick-up-2019-09-13 Tracy Hancock Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 530340 1568035183 1568325600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000822100_resized_kagembellequipment0820191022.jpg EMERALD OPERATIONS Kagem Mining took delivery of 12 Bell B45E articulated dump trucks for an expansion project in 2018 511 287 Further gold mineralisation confirmed at Australian gold mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/further-gold-mineralisation-confirmed-at-australian-gold-mine-2019-07-25 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 09 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 526748 1564752912 1565301600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Electric dumper performing better than expected, says Switzerland's eMining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/electric-dumper-performing-better-than-expected-says-switzerlands-emining-2019-08-02 Irma Venter ELECTRIC VEHICLES Fri, 02 Aug 2019 09:03:00 +0200 527598 1564748518 1564729380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000816229_resized_edumper201931022.jpg The eDumper at work in Biel, Siwtzerland 511 287 New radar allows for real-time rockfall tracking http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-radar-allows-for-real-time-rockfall-tracking-2019-08-02 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525777 1564410424 1564696800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811924_resized_analyticalrockspotradaridsgeoradar0720191022.jpg ALL-SEEING EYE Not one stone falls without RockSpot seeing it first 511 287 New wheel loader ensures flexible features http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-wheel-loader-ensures-flexible-features-for-operators-2019-07-03 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524546 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809357_resized_cat920kloader10720191022.jpg OPERATING WITH EASE With a net power rating of 74 kW, the loader shows product enhancements that contribute to high productivity, versatility, operator convenience and safety, and serviceability 511 287 Hydraulic telematics, tracking tech optimises equipment, jobsites http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulic-telematics-and-tracking-technology-optimises-equipment-jobsites-2019-07-03 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524475 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809353_resized_doosandx300lca20720191022.jpg OPTIMISED EXCAVATING The Doosan DX300LCA hydraulic excavator machines have advanced features for high productivity, improved operator comfort, enhanced safety and minimal maintenance requirements 511 287