0 COMMENTSWhere it was aimed originally at focusing on coal-dust explosions, the CSIR Kloppersbos facility now also caters for industrial dust explosion prevention.
0 COMMENTSElectricity and explosive atmospheres are a dangerous combination, a situation which necessitates the use of well-designed explosion protected equipment.
0 COMMENTSThe coal mining industry has reacted positively to a 250 A flame proof plug and socket introduced to the market in June.
0 COMMENTSAn East Rand-based company was commissioned by a UK defence company to develop an explosion detection and suppression system for military applications.
0 COMMENTSIn July the Agricultural and Industrial Mechanisation (Aim) Group introduced the new Gehl SL 3935 Skidsteer Loader to the South African market.
0 COMMENTSOpen cast mining contractor and plant-hire company MCC is the preferred distributor of a South African developed non-explosive technology set to bring substantial benefits to the mining and construction industry worldwide.
By: marisa rodrigues
27th September 2002
0 COMMENTSSouth African explosive manufacturer Bulk Mining Explosives’ (BME) Losberg plant in Fochville, in the North West Province, has increased production fivefold in the last 18 months, while the supplier’s market share in local underground...
20th September 2002
0 COMMENTSIncreasing costs and competition in underground operations have driven South African mines towards greater mechanisation in their constant efforts to improve production proficiency.
By: vanessa vasques
20th September 2002
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