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2014 PneuDrive Challenge focuses on green logistics

Finalists for this year’s 2014 PneuDrive Challenge – a yearly competition sponsored by pneumatic solutions provider Pneumax Southern Africa and drive engineering company SEW-Eurodrive – have until October 13 to work on their designs for this...
18th July 2014
Materials Handling

Company takes new hydraulic range to mine operations

British high pressure hydraulic tools manufacturer Hi-Force has attended a series of roadshows to showcase some of its newly launched hydraulic solutions, as well as other mining-specific products, at various mining sites across Africa. These...
18th July 2014
Materials Handling

Cost-saving hydraulic hose introduced onto local market

Local hydraulics solutions provider Genflex Hydraulics has introduced the Spiral Guard range of hydraulic hose protection to its product portfolio for South Africa’s mining industry, and other industries that apply hydraulic solutions. The...
18th July 2014
Materials Handling

Mining companies to follow holistic approach to infrastructure development

Mining companies operating in Africa are starting to understand the importance of developing infrastructure that will not only enable easy access to their operations but also benefit their host communities, says newly established logistics and...
11th July 2014
Materials Handling

Quarrying operations increase materials supplier’s revenues

REAPING THE REWARDS The Glen Douglas quarry produced about 1.8-million tons of metallurgical dolomite last year Despite the challenging economic climate currently impacting on the mining and construction sectors, JSE-listed construction materials and industrial minerals supplier Afrimat achieved a year-on-year revenue growth of 42.1% for the company’s...
4th July 2014

KWG Resources AGM adjourned to consider special resolutions

Ring of Fire- (RoF-) focused project developer KWG Resources’ annual general meeting was adjourned on Monday to the end of July, when shareholders would vote on adopting sensitive special resolutions. KWG said the meeting was adjourned to July...
2nd July 2014

Falling Great Lakes water levels threaten N American economies

The Council of the Great Lakes this week released a report titled 'Low Water Blues' conducted by the Mowat Centre for Public Policy at the University of Toronto on the economic impact of declining water levels in the Great Lakes and St Lawrence...
27th June 2014

JV partners send first crude from new Powder River Basin terminal

Black Thunder Terminal, Wyoming. The first crude oil unit train loaded at the new Black Thunder Terminal departed the Wyoming terminal on Friday, bound for a refinery on the East Coast, using the Union Pacific railway. The Black Thunder Terminal is a joint venture (JV) between...
23rd June 2014

Bid on unused mine processing plant equipment in July

Are you looking to buy crushers, screening plants, vibratory screens, conveyor belts and other processing equipment for your next mining job? Then don’t miss the opportunity to get the items you need at the right price at Ritchie Bros.’...
20th June 2014
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