Mining Weekly | Earthmoving http://www.miningweekly.com/page/earthmoving-and-surface-mining Tue, 20 Nov 2018 07:27:06 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Digital solutions improve mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/digital-solution-improve-mining-industry-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502186 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761138_resized_undergroundsecundamines1022.jpg UNDERGROUND Technology increases level of industrial safety and transportation efficiency of mining industry. 511 287 Portable workshop solution usable for new mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/portable-workshop-solution-usable-for-new-mines-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502287 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761356_resized_minemechanisationequipmentkonecranecxtexplorer191020181022.jpg BULKY The CXT Explorer is used as an outside field workshop set-up 511 287 Upgrades to mine increase plant efficiency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/upgrades-to-mine-increase-plant-efficiency-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502304 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761393_resized_minemechanisationbeckerminingsouthafricasbvvacuumcircuitbreakerswitchboard191020181022.jpg INDOOR The upgraded SBV vacuum circuit breaker switchboard offers higher continuously rated currents 511 287 Volvo launches 95 t rigid hauler for coal, bulk commodities sectors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/volvo-launches-new-95-t-rigid-hauler-for-coal-bulk-commodities-industries-2018-11-02 Schalk Burger MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502980 1540885369 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762792_resized_volvor100erigidhauler10181022.jpg VOLVO 95 T RIGID HAULER The hauler has an array of sensors and systems to ensure safety, ease of use and productivity 511 287 Volvo launches new 95 t rigid hauler for coal, bulk commodities industries http://www.miningweekly.com/article/volvo-launches-new-95-t-rigid-hauler-for-coal-bulk-commodities-industries-2018-10-26 Schalk Burger MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 26 Oct 2018 10:13:00 +0200 502949 1540543197 1540541580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762752_resized_volvor100erigidhauler10181022.jpg Volvo R100E 95 t rigid hauler 511 287 Change management crucial for automation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/change-management-crucial-for-automation-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Earthmoving and Surface Mining 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 New lease on life for Leeuwpan http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-lease-on-life-for-leeuwpan-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501642 1540218116 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760033_resized_leeuwpan10181022.jpg LEEUWPAN MINE Leeuwpan needed to develop an area where it could mine another 5.1-million tons a year to extend its life by a further ten years 511 287 Sandvik expands drill rig offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-expands-drill-rig-offering-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Earthmoving and Surface Mining 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 miners drive up savings in coal mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/surface-miners-drive-up-savings-in-coal-mining-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501672 1540218116 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760096_resized_wirtgensurfaceminer10181022.jpg WIRTGEN 4200 SM Using Wirtgen surface miners delivers compelling improvements in final product quality, cost-efficiency, environmental protection and safety 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 Earthmoving and Surface Mining 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 Reutech Mining plans to expand product range http://www.miningweekly.com/article/reutech-mining-plans-to-expand-product-range-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501579 1540801116 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759877_resized_reutechminingmsr10181022.jpg QUICK SCAN The Reutech Mining Movement and Surveying Radar is the fastest scanning real aperture radar capable of detecting submillimeter movement of up to 4 000 m away from the rock face 511 287 Blasting solutions that take mines into digital age http://www.miningweekly.com/article/blasting-solutions-that-take-mines-into-digital-age-2018-10-19 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500075 1539952896 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757202_resized_joekeenanmdbme09181022jpg.jpeg JOE KEENAN The Internet of Things will be an important driver of blasting safety and efficiency 511 287 Contact-free skirting for conveyors on offer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/contact-free-skirting-for-conveyors-on-offer-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499205 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755270_resized_conveyorsbltscraper10181022.jpg DO NOT TOUCH The AirScrape is a floating system which reduces contact on the belt 511 287 Zambia’s operational investment spikes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambias-operational-investment-spikes-2018-08-30 Paige Müller Earthmoving and Surface Mining 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 Barloworld Equipment launches next-generation excavators in the Southern African market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barloworld-equipment-launches-next-generation-excavators-to-the-southern-africa-market-2018-08-03 Nadine James EARTHMOVING EQUIPMENT Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494007 1533633231 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743334_resized_mwbarloworldequipmentcat32307181022jpg.jpeg CAT 323 Delivering high production performance, the new Cat 323 boasts standard integrated Cat Connect Technology and the most power and lift capacity in the line 511 287 Liebherr celebrates mining solution milestones http://www.miningweekly.com/article/liebherr-celebrates-mining-solutions-milestones-2018-07-20 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491695 1531809832 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737977_resized_mininginsouthamericaminewareliebherrshovelimage0620171022.jpg PROVIDING SOLUTIONS Liebherr Group has been providing excavator solutions to the mining industry for more than 18 years 511 287 New crawler excavator available to local market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-crawler-excavator-available-to-local-market-2018-07-20 Melissa Zisengwe Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491648 1531809832 1532037600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737809_resized_hyundair260lc9s07181022.jpg NEW STOCK HPE Africa imported the Hyundai R260LC-9S crawler excavator for the first time and received the stock in March 2018 511 287 Case celebrates 60 years of loader manufacturing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/case-celebrates-60-years-of-loader-manufacturing-2018-07-06 Melissa Zisengwe Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490270 1530541500 1530828000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734517_resized_caseeagletattooonthehood60years06181022.jpg FULL RANGE Case Construction Equipment today offers a full range of compact and full-sized wheel loaders for all applications 511 287 New wheel dozer to drive productivity levels http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-wheel-dozer-to-drive-productivity-levels-2018-07-06 Melissa Zisengwe Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490266 1530541500 1530828000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734527_resized_caterpillar06181022.jpg PRODUCT AVAILABILITY The new Cat 814K wheel dozer is currently available for worldwide orders 511 287 Sandvik offers safe, dependable blast drilling http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-offers-safe-dependable-blast-drilling-2018-07-06 Melissa Zisengwe Earthmoving and Surface Mining 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 Custom lube vehicle boosts mine’s safety, productivity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/custom-lube-vehicle-boosts-mines-safety-productivity-2018-06-29 Tasneem Bulbulia Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489460 1530781057 1530828000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732592_resized_aecom2healthsafety012017jpg1022copy.jpg ENGENDERING SAFETY Hitachi’s custom-built lubricant vehicle enhances safety and optimises equipment availability 511 287 Manufacturer to launch new excavator http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-to-launch-new-excavator-2018-07-06 Melissa Zisengwe Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490268 1530782252 1530828000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734520_resized_sany750h06181022.jpg FIRST SALE Goscor Earthmoving Equipment has clinched its first sale of a SY750 excavator to a local major coal-mining company 511 287 Bell Equipment extends excavator range, Kobelco partnership http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bell-equipment-extends-excavator-range-kobelco-partnership-2018-07-06 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490551 1530857453 1530828000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735270_resized_kobelcobaumabell06181022jpg.jpeg EXPANDING RANGE Bell Equipment is extending its excavator range with the addition of new Kobelco excavators 511 287 Bell Equipment enters tipper truck market with Kamaz partnership http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bell-equipment-enters-tipper-truck-market-with-kamaz-partnership-2018-06-22 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488752 1529389394 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731083_resized_kamaztipper06181022jpg.jpeg KAMAZ TRUCKS The Kamaz tipper trucks were formally introduced to the South African market at bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018 511 287 Skills needed in local quarrying industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/leadership-and-supervision-skills-needed-in-local-quarrying-industry-2018-06-22 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489023 1529389394 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731559_resized_nicopienaaraspasa06181022jpg.jpeg NICO PIENAAR Leadership and supervision skills are needed urgently in the local quarrying industry 511 287 New app launched for quarrying industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-app-launched-for-quarrying-industry-2018-06-22 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488958 1529389970 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731433_resized_vibracael06181022jpg.jpeg VIBRATION AND SOUND The AEL Mining Services VibrAc application is a simple tool to work out blasting parameters 511 287 Rio-Carb commissions academic research into the future of South Africa’s mining sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-carb-commissions-academic-research-into-the-future-of-south-africas-mining-sector-2018-06-21 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:14:00 +0200 490423 1529589254 1529572440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734822_resized_mwriocarbmdmartinmainejune20181022jpg.jpeg Rio-Carb MD Martin Maine 511 287 Mining, manufacturing sectors urged to focus on local content http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-manufacturing-sectors-urged-to-focus-on-local-content-2018-06-19 Anine Kilian INDUSTRIALISATION Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:41:00 +0200 490189 1529420487 1529419260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 As ATON prepares mandatory offer, M&R board says higher price still ‘undervalues’ company http://www.miningweekly.com/article/as-aton-prepares-mandatory-offer-mr-board-says-higher-price-still-undervalues-company-2018-05-29 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Tue, 29 May 2018 16:10:00 +0200 488074 1527603742 1527603000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729486_resized_craneinvestment06081022duane.jpg 511 287 Company moves to introduce new haulers for mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-moves-to-introduce-new-trucks-for-mining-industry-2018-05-11 Victor Moolman Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484911 1525759070 1525989600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722092_resized_bloombergopencastmining255357124141022.jpg OPENCAST USES The trucks made by Volvo and supplied by Babcock are used in the opencast mining industry across South Africa 511 287 Reclaiming competitiveness through R&D-led mining modernisation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/reclaiming-competitiveness-through-rd-led-mining-modernisation-2018-04-27 Martin Creamer MANDELA MINING PRECINCT Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483296 1524565039 1524780000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718845_resized_martincreamerbeeuwengerryts0318dylan1022.jpg RECLAIMING SOUTH AFRICA’S COMPETITIVENESS Department of Science and Technology chief director of technology localisation, beneficiation and advanced manufacturing Beeuwen Gerryts (left), being interviewed by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73797_beeuwen_gerryts1_-_hd_web.mp477272721Beeuwen Gerryts interviewed by Martin Creamer. Beeuwen Gerryts interviewed by Martin Creamer. 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 Massive housing project being developed on historical mining area near Joburg CBD http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-mine-dump-rehabilitated-to-make-way-for-housing-development-2018-03-30 Dylan Slater ENVIRONMENTAL REHABILITATION Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481699 1522053343 1522360800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716207_resized_mining.jpg 511 287 Polymer bushings find favour in mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/polymer-bushings-perfectly-suited-to-industry-conditions-2018-03-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480302 1521446652 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712167_resized_vesconitebearingsdrilingtunnelig0320181022.jpg QUALITY BUSHINGS The Hitemp 150 bushings have to be replaced only three to four times a year 511 287 Bell Equipment delivers significantly better results http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bell-equipment-delivers-significantly-better-results-2018-03-16 Marleny Arnoldi FINANCIAL RESULTS Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:29:00 +0200 481454 1521211456 1521210540 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Liviero chooses Komatsu equipment for coal operations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/liviero-chooses-komatsu-mining-equipment-for-coal-operations-2018-03-16 Donald Makhafola Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479889 1520864526 1521151200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711264_resized_mwcoallivierotruck0220181022.jpg PERFORMANCE AND EFFICIENCY Komatsu's range of opencast equipment moves in the region of 40 million banked cubic meters of material a year 511 287 ELB posts R52m interim profit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/elb-posts-r52m-interim-profit-2018-03-14 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Wed, 14 Mar 2018 16:33:00 +0200 481171 1521039092 1521037980 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 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