Mining Weekly | Energy Services http://www.miningweekly.com/page/energy-services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 20:22:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 New directive will affect mining vessels off the shore of Namibia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-directive-will-affect-mining-vessels-off-the-shore-of-namibian-2018-02-23 Victor Moolman Energy Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477683 1519106417 1519336800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706219_resized_risingdieseldemand1022.jpg BALANCING ACT The adoption of low-sulphur fuel in much of Africa is a delicate balance between cost, responsibility and profitability 511 287 Biodiesel not an affordable solution for SA mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/biodiesel-not-an-affordable-solution-for-s-african-mines-2018-02-07 Paige Müller Energy Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477556 1519106417 1519336800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706358_resized_constructionbellequipment315sltlb1020161022.jpg BIODIESEL IN MINING The main ingredient for the production of biodiesel in South Africa is used cooking oil, and once processed the oil has the ability to power TLB’s for the mining industry 511 287 Energy efficiency can be profit centre for mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-efficiency-can-be-profit-centre-for-mining-2018-02-07 Paige Müller Energy Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477494 1519106417 1519336800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706559_resized_energyjuwimulillosonnedix1120161022.jpg Energy Saving Ideas Competition Ensight Energy Solutions believes a profitable energy future for the mining industry is possible through a combination of advanced energy management and renewable energy 511 287 Green bonds appealing funding opportunity for mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/green-bonds-appealing-funding-opportunity-for-mines-2018-02-07 Paige Müller Energy Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477518 1519106417 1519336800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705855_resized_bmigeorginahayden02181022.jpg GEORGINA HAYDEN The issuance of green bonds will increase proportionately with the ongoing galvanisation of global sentiment towards achieving stringent renewable-energy and climate change targets 511 287 Hybrid solutions to power Africa’s mining future http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hybrid-solutions-to-power-africas-mining-future-2018-02-07 Paige Müller Energy Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477553 1519106417 1519336800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705906_resized_dineshbuldoowsp0820171022.jpg DINESH BULDOO There is significant investor and developer interest in renewable-energy projects 511 287 Partnerships key as South Africa tackles Gamsberg project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/partnerships-key-as-south-africa-tackles-gamsberg-project-2018-02-07 Paige Müller Energy Services Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477539 1519106417 1519336800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705877_resized_zegwaggamsberg02181022.jpg TRANSFORMED SUPPLY Various transformers for the Gamsberg zinc project were manufactured at the WEG transformers Africa facility 511 287 Digitalisation to impact on every aspect of mining – Schneider http://www.miningweekly.com/article/digitalisation-software-will-drive-future-mining-schneider-electric-vp-2018-02-23 Dylan Slater DIGITISATION Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478510 1519106419 1519336800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mongolia says can build power plant to supply Oyu Tolgoi mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mongolia-says-can-build-power-plant-to-supply-oyu-tolgoi-mine-2018-02-20 Reuters MINE POWER Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:31:00 +0200 478881 1519221932 1519155060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Leon expects mining industry to have a future under Ramaphosa’s Presidency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/leon-expects-mining-industry-to-have-a-future-under-ramaphosas-presidency-2018-02-16 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:39:00 +0200 478550 1518997848 1518773940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708263_resized_peterleon610220616duane.jpg Herbert Smith Freehills partner and Africa co-chairperson Peter Leon 511 287 Nico project potentially to start early next year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nico-project-potentially-to-start-early-next-year-2018-02-16 Donald Makhafola Energy Services Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476680 1518500556 1518732000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704582_resized_fortunemineralsnicoprojectnorthwestterritoriespresidentandceorobingoadsept20171022.jpg ROBIN GOAD Canadian mining and exploration companies operate in a globally competitive market and are price takers 511 287 ‘Digital mine’ solution for local market launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ge-launches-digitalisation-solution-for-local-market-during-mining-indaba-2018-02-16 Dylan Slater DIGITALISATION Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477692 1518500557 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Contract duration key to hybrid-power-for-mines investment case http://www.miningweekly.com/article/contract-duration-key-to-hybrid-power-for-mines-investment-case-2018-02-15 Terence Creamer HYBRID POWER Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:50:00 +0200 478481 1518706800 1518706200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707966_resized_juwidegrussa1022.jpg The hybrid installation at the DeGrussa copper-gold mine in Western Australia 511 287 Kibo, Tanesco sign MoU http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kibo-tanesco-sign-mou-signed-mcpp-2018-02-14 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / COAL Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:12:00 +0200 478306 1518691335 1518613920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zenith signs PPA with Newmont for power supply to Tanami mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zenith-signs-ppa-with-newmont-for-power-supply-to-tanami-mine-2018-02-14 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:32:00 +0200 478255 1518597516 1518597120 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-app-to-revolutionise-disrupt-recruitment-in-mining-industry-2018-02-09 Mia Breytenbach MINING SERVICES Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476717 1517899893 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704036_resized_diggerappshowcase0120181022.jpg DIGGING IT Through the Digger app mining professionals are informed of available positions globally, directly on their mobile devices 511 287 Abandoned mines punted as potential pumped-storage scheme sites http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cumbersome-old-mines-potential-sites-for-pumped-hydro-energy-storage-genex-power-2018-02-09 Mia Breytenbach ENERGY SERVICES Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476752 1518085557 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704098_resized_kidston50mwsolarprojectgenexpower0120181022.jpg ENERGY HUB Genex Power is implementing a solar farm and pumped hydro energy storage scheme at the defunct Kidston gold mine in Queensland, Australia 511 287 Joi Ito to headline #DisruptMining finale http://www.miningweekly.com/article/joi-ito-to-headline-disruptmining-finale-2018-02-02 Creamer Media Reporter MINING INNOVATION Fri, 02 Feb 2018 21:44:00 +0200 477201 1517817943 1517600640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gold sponsor to exhibit latest tech and services http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-sponsor-to-exhibit-latest-tech-and-services-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474846 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699887_resized_catad22undergroundtruckinmine1022.jpg DRIVING EFFICIENCY At 22 t capacity, the AD22 is the smallest underground truck in the Caterpillar equipment line, yet it offers greater payload than competitor trucks of the same size 511 287 Junior projects lighting bright path into Africa for ‘search and solve’ group http://www.miningweekly.com/article/junior-projects-lighting-bright-path-into-africa-for-search-and-solve-group-2018-01-26 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 472797 1516946350 1516917600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701075_resized_0000695865resizedlouismeiring11022.jpg LOIUS MEIRING Zest WEG is in the 'very fortunate position' of being involved in all project phases 511 287 Canadian companies struggle to plan for post-NAFTA world http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-companies-struggle-to-plan-for-post-nafta-world-2018-01-12 Reuters TRADE Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:26:00 +0200 475104 1515746042 1515745560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Resgen signs coal offtake agreement with Noble http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resgen-signs-coal-offtake-agreement-with-noble-2017-12-11 Dylan Slater COAL Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:30:00 +0200 473641 1512997786 1512995400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ventilation and cooling in mines often work against nature http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ventilation-and-cooling-in-mines-often-work-against-nature-2017-11-24 Simone Liedtke Energy Services Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470583 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690968_resized_ydwatercooledchiller102017johnsoncontrols1022.jpg YD CENTRIFUGAL CHILLER The chiller ranges in capacity from 5 300 kW to 21 100 kW 511 287 Harmony Gold gets tax incentive for energy savings at Tshepong mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-miner-receives-section-12l-tax-incentive-for-energy-savings-at-tshepong-2017-11-24 Mia Breytenbach ENERGY EFFICIENCY Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471348 1511247645 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692636_resized_harmonytshepongminehmy1120171022.jpg IMPROVED EFFICIENCY Eenergy savings on Harmony Gold’s Tshepong mine compressors was achieved through the implementation of an integrated optimisation strategy 511 287 Atlas Copco splits into entities focusing on mining and civil engineering, and the industrial ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atlas-copco-splits-business-focus-on-mining-sector-2017-11-24 Dylan Slater CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471170 1511247645 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692330_resized_sanjayahujaregionalgeneralmanagercopyfotor.jpg SANJAY AHUJA Epiroc is now a house where we can live and breathe mining and rock excavation 511 287 Bushveld Energy, IDC, Eskom to test first vanadium redox flow battery http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bushveld-energy-idc-eskom-to-test-first-vanadium-redox-flow-battery-2017-11-21 Natasha Odendaal VANADIUM Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:35:00 +0200 471769 1511510328 1511256900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Collaboration with engineering firm yields nigh-R100m cost saving for Harmony http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-miner-achieves-operational-efficiency-improvements-2017-11-17 Mia Breytenbach MINING SERVICES Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470344 1510914712 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690573_resized_harmonytshepongminehmy1120171022.jpg IMPROVING EFFICIENCY ETA Operations aided Harmony Gold in maintaining previously-implemented electricity cost savings projects that yielded significant results 511 287 Caterpillar selected to help install solar PV system for Otjikoto http://www.miningweekly.com/article/caterpillar-selected-to-help-install-solar-pv-system-for-otjikoto-2017-11-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Energy Services Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468784 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687266_resized_mininginafricacaterpillarsolarattucsonprovinggrounds1020171022.jpg ARRAY OF SUNSHINE Solar power will be used to reduce reliance on heavy fuel oil currently powering the Otjikoto mine 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 Energy Services 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 Modular electric houses destined for mine in Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/modular-electric-houses-destined-for-mine-in-africa-2017-11-03 Victor Moolman Energy Services Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468286 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686367_resized_parnismanufacturing408171022duane.jpg MOBILE OR MODULAR E-Houses are mobile or modular houses that are fully equipped electrical substations manufactured using insulated steel panels 511 287 Uranium-endowed South Africa stands to benefit from ambitions to improve electricity access in ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/uranium-endowed-south-africa-stands-to-benefit-from-push-to-improve-electricity-access-in-africa-2017-11-03 Dylan Slater ENERGY MINERALS Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468823 1509436784 1509660000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688570_resized_atomic.jpg 511 287 Atlas Copco http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atlas-copco-2017-10-20 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467153 1508246291 1508450400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685482_resized_0000683463atlascopcoautomaticfunctionsontherigincreaseoperatorsafetyimprovesworkingenvironmentandincreasesproductivity1022.jpg 511 287 Hybrid solar systems punted as the way forward for sub-Saharan Africa mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hybrid-solar-systems-posited-as-way-forward-for-sub-saharan-mines-2017-10-13 Dylan Slater Renewable Energy Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466929 1518088583 1507845600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683006_resized_degrussacoppergoldminefotor.jpg DEGRUSSA PLANT The off-grid hybrid power plant at the DeGrussa copper/gold mine, in western Australia features a solar PV plant, lithium-ion battery facility and a diesel power station 511 287 Zambia mines deny they are being subsidised by domestic electricity consumers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambian-chamber-of-mines-refutes-claims-of-electricity-subsidies-for-mines-2017-09-29 Ilan Solomons MINING IN ZAMBIA Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464993 1506412344 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678714_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines211141022duane.jpg KEY CUSTOMER The Zambian mining industry accounts for 80% of Zesco’s revenues with the balance coming from households, government, general industry and agriculture 511 287 Platinum-group metals producer aiming to increase fuel cell demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-group-metals-producer-aiming-to-increase-fuel-cell-demand-2017-09-22 Simone Liedtke Energy Services Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464064 1505744436 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676792_resized_fahmidasmith10516duane1022.jpg FAHMIDA SMITH The development of the 8 MW fuel cell is an exciting development in Implats’ move towards a carbon-neutral fuel source at its refinery 511 287 Surge in fuel cell demand would aid platinum’s future http://www.miningweekly.com/article/surge-in-fuel-cell-demand-would-aid-platinums-future-2017-09-22 Simone Liedtke Energy Services Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464112 1505744436 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676895_resized_fuelcellinstallation082017sachamberofmines1022.jpg FACING RESISTANCE Using fuel cells to replace petrol and diesel power is facing consumer resistance 511 287 CFBC the preferred coal combustion technology http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cfbc-the-preferred-coal-combustion-technology-says-falcon-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Energy Services Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463861 1505894709 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676664_resized_rosemaryfalcon10314duane1022.jpg ROSEMARY FALCON The Fossil Fuel Foundation’s co-founder and executive committee member believes circulating fluidised-bed combustion is the preferred technology 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 Energy Services 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 Electricity exports create investment opportunity for S Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/electricity-exports-create-investment-opportunity-for-s-africa-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Energy Services Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463943 1505894782 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676467_resized_bloombergcoalstockpiledforexportstandsattherichardsbaycoalterminalinrichardsbaysouthafrica20101022.jpg LEGISLATION DERAILING Rail infrastructure is crucial in Africa and South Africa, but can only be finalised once legislation surrounding independent power producers is finalised 511 287