Mining Weekly | Material Handling http://www.miningweekly.com/page/materials-handling Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:06:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Mintek, Unisa acquire 3D X-ray microscopy system http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mintek-unisa-acquire-3d-x-ray-microscopy-system-2018-07-12 Marleny Arnoldi MINERAL PROCESSING Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:04:00 +0200 492544 1531404818 1531404240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Case celebrates 60 years of loader manufacturing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/case-celebrates-60-years-of-loader-manufacturing-2018-07-06 Melissa Zisengwe Material Handling 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 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 Material Handling 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 Material Handling 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 Material Handling 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 Casting methodology ensures high-quality sheave wheels http://www.miningweekly.com/article/casting-methodology-ensures-high-quality-sheave-wheels-2018-05-16 Paige Müller Material Handling Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486675 1529389395 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726395_resized_furnaceskewfoundriesno205181022.jpg NICHE CASTER KEW Foundries remains the only manufacturer in Africa of cast headgear sheave wheels for the mining and industrial industries 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 Material Handling 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 South African mining-focused EV manufacturer launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-mining-focused-ev-manufacturer-launched-2018-06-20 Nadine James MINING EQUIPMENT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:05:00 +0200 490289 1529589307 1529496300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734487_resized_zeroemissionhybridtractionsystemfor8tonlplhdbpijune20181022jpg.jpeg 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 Wheel loader boasts exceptional performance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/wheel-loader-boasts-exceptional-performance-2018-06-01 Tasneem Bulbulia Material Handling Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486767 1527518428 1527804000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726775_resized_hpeafricashyundaihl7809swheelloader0520181022.jpg HEAVY DUTY The HL780-9S has been fitted with durable tyre chains for enhanced performance, improved traction and tyre protection 511 287 Furnaces outperform industry expectations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/furnaces-outperform-industry-expectations-2018-05-17 Paige Müller Material Handling Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486923 1527518428 1527804000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726956_resized_furnacesmetixprojectno105181022.jpg ENHANCED AVAILABILITY The submerged arc furnace provided by Metix have enjoyed an availability rate of more than 98% since installation 511 287 Company equipped to capitalise on strengthening market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-equipped-to-capitalise-on-strengthening-market-2018-06-01 Tasneem Bulbulia Material Handling Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486771 1527518428 1527804000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Custom-designed chutes required for bulk materials handling http://www.miningweekly.com/article/custom-designed-chutes-required-for-bulk-materials-handling-2018-06-01 Tasneem Bulbulia Material Handling Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486576 1527518428 1527804000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726088_resized_webachutesystemscustomtransferchute0520181022.jpg TRANSFER WINDOW The Weba Chute System is a custom engineered transfer point solution designed to address the numerous issues plants face with material movement 511 287 Solution enhances use rates for mine fleet http://www.miningweekly.com/article/filtration-solution-enhances-use-rates-for-copper-mine-haul-fleet-2018-06-01 Tasneem Bulbulia Material Handling Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486827 1527518428 1527804000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726767_resized_cumminsfiltrationfleetguard0520181022.jpg TOTAL SOLUTION Fleetguard provides a comprehensive filtration solution 511 287 Lift truck company’s Pietermaritzburg branch up and running http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lift-truck-companys-pietermaritzburg-branch-up-and-running-2018-06-01 Tasneem Bulbulia Material Handling Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486910 1527518428 1527804000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Mining, industrial contracts for ELB in SA and abroad http://www.miningweekly.com/article/elbs-multidisciplinary-skills-rewarded-with-multiple-mining-industrial-projects-2018-06-01 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487698 1527518430 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728649_resized_elbstackerprojectassmangblackrockmineoperationsmay20181022jpg.jpeg STACK THE DECK ELB’s multidisciplinary approach has led to a range of mining and industrial projects in the last year 511 287 Modular chute system to reduce safety risks, increase uptime http://www.miningweekly.com/article/modular-chute-system-to-reduce-safety-risks-increase-uptime-2018-06-01 Tasneem Bulbulia Material Handling Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486579 1529070120 1527804000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727006_resized_riocarbmodularchuteconcept20520181022.jpg CHUTE YOUR SHOT Rio-Carb’s modular chute system reduces the risks associated with liner maintenance on chute systems 511 287 Miners expect to weather one-day Canadian Pacific rail worker strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-expect-to-weather-one-day-canadian-pacific-rail-worker-strike-2018-05-31 Henry Lazenby MATERIALS HANDLING Thu, 31 May 2018 00:47:00 +0200 488236 1527750097 1527720420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729892_resized_canadianpacificrailwayinvancouverhenrylazenby1022may2018.jpg 511 287 Captive Canadian miners decry minister’s move on Bill C-49 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/captive-canadian-miners-decry-ministers-move-on-bill-c-49-2018-04-30 Henry Lazenby TRANSPORTATION Mon, 30 Apr 2018 22:45:00 +0200 485252 1525121248 1525121100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Caterpillar ups profit outlook on doubling Q1 headline profit, record earnings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/caterpillar-ups-profit-outlook-on-doubling-q1-headline-profit-record-earnings-2018-04-24 Henry Lazenby MINING EQUIPMENT Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:26:00 +0200 484869 1524638611 1524587160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721979_resized_caterpillar110220614duane.jpg 511 287 Mining equipment supplier Weir buys US market leader Esco in $1.3bn tie-up http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-equipment-supplier-weir-buys-us-market-leader-esco-in-13bn-tie-up-2018-04-19 Henry Lazenby MINING EQUIPMENT Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:24:00 +0200 484509 1524213821 1524173040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721238_resized_weirmineralsafricfoundry51022.jpg 511 287 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 Local services provider offers long-term services in Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-services-provider-offers-long-term-services-in-africa-2018-04-13 Melissa Zisengwe Material Handling Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482467 1523343218 1523570400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716833_resized_cobaltmineinthedrcbloomberg03181022.jpg EXPANSION STRATEGY The Dickinson Group’s expansion strategy will continue to propel its growth across the continent 511 287 Komatsu sales growth to slow as miners avoid new equipment buys http://www.miningweekly.com/article/komatsu-sales-growth-to-slow-as-miners-avoid-new-equipment-buys-2018-04-12 Reuters MINING EQUIPMENT Thu, 12 Apr 2018 02:26:00 +0200 483576 1523492926 1523492760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Hydrocyclone improves recovery, optimises processing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydrocyclone-improves-recovery-optimises-processing-2018-03-30 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481773 1522048515 1522360800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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 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 Mineral sands see strengthening market conditions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-sands-see-strengthening-market-conditions-demand-increases-2018-03-16 Victor Moolman Material Handling Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479795 1520864525 1521151200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711469_resized_heavymineralstitatniumbloomberg201803021022.jpg SHUTDOWN SLOWDOWN A gearbox failure caused a slowdown in operations at the TiZir titanium and iron ilmenite upgrading facility, in Norway 511 287 Angolan railway and port restarts exporting minerals after 30 years of disruption http://www.miningweekly.com/article/angolan-railway-and-port-restarts-exporting-minerals-after-30-years-of-disruption-2018-03-16 Rebecca Campbell Logistics Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480660 1520864527 1521151200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Transnet rejects claim of no significant mining-linked rail and port investment in 15 years http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transnet-rejects-claim-of-no-significant-mining-linked-rail-and-port-investment-in-15-years-2018-03-09 Creamer Media Reporter MINING LOGISTICS Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479808 1520326286 1520546400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711965_resized_shunting.jpg 511 287 BASF opens new lab in Joburg http://www.miningweekly.com/article/basf-mining-solutions-officially-opens-agglomeration-lab-2018-03-09 Nadine James LABORATORY SERVICES Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479773 1520326319 1520546400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000710780_resized_basfminingagglomerationlabopeningfebruary20181022jpg.jpeg NATURAL PROGRESSION The agglomeration lab was a natural progression for the company, which has been exploring means of enhancing recoveries for the last five years 511 287 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 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. 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 M&R’s oil and gas unit turns to ‘complementary markets’ amid project slowdown http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mrs-oil-and-gas-unit-turns-to-complementary-markets-amid-project-slowdown-2018-03-01 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Thu, 01 Mar 2018 16:20:00 +0200 479922 1519914356 1519914000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000711167_resized_henrylaas003highres1022.jpg M&R CEO Henry Laas 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 1519811065 1519336800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 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