Mining Weekly | Health & Safety http://www.miningweekly.com/page/health-safety Thu, 26 Apr 2018 20:00:57 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Fuel cell frenzy as cars, plants deploy platinum to protect environment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fuel-cell-frenzy-as-cars-plants-deploy-platinum-to-protect-environment-2018-04-26 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 26 Apr 2018 12:02:00 +0200 485066 1524762568 1524736920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722627_resized_hyundaisnexofuelcellcar1022.jpg The NEXO, Hyundai's latest fuel cell vehicle 511 287 Drones being used to map underground areas, saving time and improving safety http://www.miningweekly.com/article/underground-mapping-drone-can-enhance-safety-surveyor-2018-04-27 Nadine James Health & Safety Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 484383 1524650983 1524693600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720978_resized_mwundergroundmappingdronetiltrangeruavclickmoxapril20181022jpg.jpeg TILT RANGER The underground mobile scanning system is the first of its kind available in Africa, and is distributed through Mining Technology Suppliers 511 287 N American oil & gas, mining sectors released a third of total 2013 pollution – report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/n-american-oil-gas-mining-sectors-released-a-third-of-total-2013-pollution-report-2018-04-25 Henry Lazenby MINING POLLUTION Wed, 25 Apr 2018 19:11:00 +0200 484992 1524725836 1524676260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000722383_resized_carbonemmissionspollutionreuters.jpg 511 287 Hoisting mechanism offers increased productivity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hoisting-mechanism-offers-increased-productivity-reduced-maintenance-2018-04-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Health & Safety Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482749 1523947445 1524175200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717495_resized_flsmidthskipdischargingmechanism0420181022.jpg NEW SOLUTION FLSmidth’s Crank Dump Type Mechanism is advantageous for mines that seek to increase hoisting capacity 511 287 Peru will not 'impose' mining projects on communities – prime minister http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-will-not-impose-mining-projects-on-communities-prime-minister-2018-04-19 Reuters SOCIAL LICENCE Thu, 19 Apr 2018 03:22:00 +0200 484367 1524125293 1524100920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 West and Central African Mining Summit to tackle vital issues http://www.miningweekly.com/article/west-and-central-african-mining-summit-to-tackle-vital-issues-2018-04-13 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Health & Safety Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482535 1523343219 1523570400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717250_resized_mininginafricawacaprovided1022.jpeg PRESSING MATTERS The West and Central African Mining Summit and Expo will discuss the most pressing issues facing mining in the region 511 287 West African mining industry rising despite challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/west-african-mining-industry-rising-despite-challenges-2018-04-13 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Health & Safety Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482491 1523343218 1523570400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717187_resized_predictivediscoverytrenchingnearbongouburkinafasogoldexploration03181022.jpeg WEST AFRICA RISING West Africa’s diverse mineral resources, increasing political stability and relatively low entry costs are ideal conditions for mining investment 511 287 Police release identities of Limpopo mineworkers killed in petrol bomb attack http://www.miningweekly.com/article/police-release-identities-of-limpopo-mineworkers-killed-in-petrol-bomb-attack-2018-04-12 African News Agency PLATINUM Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:07:00 +0200 483690 1523536234 1523534820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Mobile communication boosts work milieu in deep-level mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mobile-communication-improves-working-conditions-in-deep-level-mines-2018-04-06 Donald Makhafola Health & Safety Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:01:00 +0200 481522 1522737174 1522965660 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714904_resized_wyzetalkceogyskappers03181022.jpg GYS KAPPERS Enhancing stakeholders' engagement through more frequent communication will go a long way towards improving health and safety measures in mines 511 287 BME launches new emulsion brand, eyeing North American market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bme-launches-new-emulsion-brand-makes-bid-for-north-american-market-2018-03-28 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482440 1522737175 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Platinum mine rope attachments’ installation completed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-mine-rope-attachments-installation-completed-2018-03-12 Paige Müller Health & Safety Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480827 1522048515 1522360800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713351_resized_beckerminingsouthafricakoepeheadropeattachments03181022.jpg WINDING ROPE ATTACHMENTS All Becker Mining rope attachments are designed to conform to statutory requirements 511 287 Legislative amendments call for suitable PDS solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/legislative-amendments-call-for-suitable-pds-solutions-2018-03-30 Paige Müller Health & Safety Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480829 1522048515 1522360800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713347_resized_booycoproximitydetection03181022.jpg PROXIMITY DETECTION Moving machinery incidents were the cause of 12 deaths in 2017 and to date three this year 511 287 Transport system ready for implementation in new investment cycle http://www.miningweekly.com/article/underground-transport-system-ready-for-implementation-when-investment-cycle-turns-2018-03-13 Paige Müller Health & Safety Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480935 1522048515 1522360800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713673_resized_undergroundtransportfutran031810222.jpg SUSPENDED TRANSPORTATION Futran Holdings has developed the Futran OreVeyor suspended underground mining transportation system 511 287 Preventive maintenance project for remote site facilities under way http://www.miningweekly.com/article/project-to-deliver-preventative-maintenance-for-remote-mine-site-facilities-under-way-2018-03-30 Melissa Zisengwe Health & Safety Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480909 1522048515 1522360800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713831_resized_rhettbellamy03181022.jpg RHETT BELLAMY It is our goal to make sure clients don’t suffer through endless breakdowns 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 Underground rail transport at local mines not being prioritised http://www.miningweekly.com/article/underground-rail-transport-at-local-mines-not-being-prioritised-2018-03-12 Paige Müller Health & Safety Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480837 1522053498 1522360800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713363_resized_undergroundtransportwsprailsystems03181022.jpg TRACKING FOR LONGER Implementing the correct rail system will allow for underground transport systems to last at least three times longer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73421_2018-03-06_wsp_africa_-_hd_web.mp428874860Multidisciplinary engineering consultancy firm WSP Africa discusses the state of underground rail transportation in South Africa’s mines. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Multidisciplinary engineering consultancy firm WSP Africa discusses the state of underground rail transportation in South Africa’s mines. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Innovative mobile toilet solutions suit mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/innovative-ablutions-solutions-suit-mining-industry-2018-03-30 Melissa Zisengwe Health & Safety Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480915 1522930316 1522360800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713823_resized_compactunit03181022.jpg COMPACT UNIT Absolute Ablutions’ units cater to the various requirements of the mining industry 511 287 Mantashe calls for increased vigilance on health, safety http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mantashe-calls-for-increased-vigilance-on-health-safety-2018-03-28 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:56:00 +0200 482488 1522245580 1522245360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716868_resized_gwedemantashe304081022duane.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Cause of fire at Exxaro reductants plant in Limpopo being investigated http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cause-of-fire-at-exxaro-reductants-plant-in-limpopo-being-investigated-2018-03-23 Marleny Arnoldi COAL Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:10:00 +0200 482076 1521813038 1521810600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 HRB technology, advantages drilled out at SANCOT talk http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hrb-technology-advantages-drilled-out-at-sancot-talk-2018-03-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Health & Safety Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480298 1521446652 1521756000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712153_resized_drillingtunnellinghrbtunnelmasterdrilling0320181022.jpg INNOVATIVE TUNNELLING Master Drilling was involved in the boring and excavation of a 180-m-long horizontal tunnel at Cullinan mine, in Gauteng 511 287 Concerted effort needed to combat South Africa’s illegal mining scourge http://www.miningweekly.com/article/concerted-effort-needed-to-combat-south-africas-illegal-mining-scourge-2018-03-23 Dylan Slater LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480976 1521548099 1521756000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714952_resized_zama.jpg 511 287 Deloitte launches Intelligent Mining Solution to encourage digital transformation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deloitte-launches-intelligent-mining-solution-to-encourage-digital-transformation-2018-03-22 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Thu, 22 Mar 2018 10:57:00 +0200 481849 1521713816 1521709020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Capstone reports Cozamin fatality http://www.miningweekly.com/article/capstone-reports-cozamin-fatality-2018-03-20 Henry Lazenby MINE FATALITY Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:12:00 +0200 481725 1521569766 1521569520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 African Rainbow Minerals ups earnings, declares dividend http://www.miningweekly.com/article/african-rainbow-minerals-ups-earnings-declares-dividend-2018-03-16 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:02:00 +0200 481383 1521213046 1521187320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 In-country partnerships vital to traverse cross border challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/in-country-partnerships-vital-to-traverse-cross-border-challenges-2018-03-16 Tracy Hancock Health & Safety Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479736 1520864525 1521151200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710736_resized_internationalfacilitiesmanagementminingservices2802201811022.jpg POSITION OF STRENGTH Sub-Saharan Africa has a reputation for historically having high barriers to entry, so International Facilities Services' presence has always been a competitive advantage 511 287 Anglo commits to ambitious sustainability strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-commits-to-ambitious-sustainability-strategy-2018-03-14 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:06:00 +0200 481112 1521019187 1521018360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713974_resized_markcutifanionlinepicgood.jpeg Mark Cutifani 511 287 Hydrogen transport proposed for opencast mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydrogen-transport-proposed-for-opencast-mines-2018-03-13 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:59:00 +0200 480994 1521093730 1520945940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713765_resized_ianfraser1022.jpg Ian Fraser 511 287 Coal miner Exxaro declares innovation an imperative http://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-miner-exxaro-declares-innovation-an-imperative-2018-03-12 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 12 Mar 2018 13:04:00 +0200 480844 1521032918 1520852640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713373_resized_mxolisimgojomartincreamer1032018dylan1022.jpg Mxolisi Mgojo and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73402_2018-03-08_exxaro_roundtable_-_hd_web.mp457001094Exxaro Resources CEO Mxolisi Mgojo talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Dylan Slater. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer. Exxaro Resources CEO Mxolisi Mgojo talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Dylan Slater. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer. Newcrests halts mining at Cadia, warns of 'adverse impact' on results http://www.miningweekly.com/article/newcrests-halts-mining-at-cadia-2018-03-12 Esmarie Swanepoel GOLD Mon, 12 Mar 2018 09:34:00 +0200 480810 1520841886 1520840040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Exxaro negotiating new business opportunities beyond mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exxaro-negotiating-new-business-opportunities-beyond-mining-2018-03-08 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 08 Mar 2018 16:45:00 +0200 480630 1520856403 1520520300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712995_resized_coalexxaromxolisimgojo032018dylan1022.jpg Mxolisi Mgojo 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73360_2018-03-08_exxaro_-_hd_web.mp453383505Exxaro Resources CEO Mxolisi Mgojo’s presentation of 2017 results covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Dylan Slater. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer Exxaro Resources CEO Mxolisi Mgojo’s presentation of 2017 results covered by Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Dylan Slater. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer 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 Nexa a pioneer of the new future of mining – Tito Martins http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nexa-a-pioneer-of-the-new-future-of-mining---tito-martins-2018-03-06 Henry Lazenby COMMODITIES OVERVIEW Tue, 06 Mar 2018 17:45:00 +0200 480337 1520408363 1520351100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712236_resized_nexaresourcespresidentandceotitomartins1022632018henrylazenby.jpg Nexa Resources president and CEO Tito Martins addresses the audience during the PDAC 2018 keynote session, in Toronto 511 287 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 Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:47:00 +0200 476717 1520336869 1520336820 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 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 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73194_digger_realeconomyreport-476.mp458633327 Innovative mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed. Editing: Darlene Creamer and Christo Greyling. Innovative mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed. Editing: Darlene Creamer and Christo Greyling. Building trust between miners, host governments a prerequisite to foster economic prosperity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/building-trust-between-miners-host-governments-a-prerequisite-to-foster-economic-prosperity-2018-03-06 Henry Lazenby MINING IN AFRICA Tue, 06 Mar 2018 04:06:00 +0200 480167 1520326134 1520301960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711795_resized_mineafrica8thpaneldiscussiononafricanminingin2018politicspoliciesandopportunitieshenrylazenby1022march2018.jpg MineAfrica 8th Panel Discussion on African Mining in 2018-Politics, Policies and Opportunities 511 287 Disruptive MTB solution to provide for continuous operations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/disruptive-mtb-solution-to-provide-for-continuous-operations-2018-03-02 Jessica Oosthuizen Mining Indaba Review Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478581 1519654893 1519941600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708238_resized_daniepretorius03151022duane.jpg DANIE PRETORIUS Master Drilling’s mobile tunnel boring system is due to arrive in South Africa in the last quarter of 2018 and it will be used at a local mine 511 287 Mines urged to develop a roadmap to mitigate cybersecurity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/risk-based-approach-to-mining-cybersecurity-best-but-skills-needed-black-veatch-2018-03-02 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478619 1519654894 1519941600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Implats harvests loss shafts, mulls more investment in profitable shafts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/implats-harvests-loss-shafts-to-stop-cash-burn-studies-more-investment-in-profit-shafts-2018-03-01 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Thu, 01 Mar 2018 16:51:00 +0200 479936 1519980516 1519915860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711189_resized_nicomullerandmartincreamerdylan0320181022.jpg Nico Muller and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73259_2018-03-01_implats_-_hd_web.mp468069278Implats CEO Nico Muller talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Dylan Slater. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded 1.03.2018 Implats CEO Nico Muller talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Photographs: Dylan Slater. Video and Video Editing: Darlene Creamer. Recorded 1.03.2018