Mining Weekly | Material Handling http://www.miningweekly.com/page/materials-handling Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:36:40 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Researcher forecasts a consistent price for iron-ore http://www.miningweekly.com/article/researcher-forecasts-a-consistent-price-on-iron-ore-2018-12-07 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505431 1543910559 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767923_resized_ironorebmifitchsaldanahterminal12181022.jpg HARD TO PORT Ore ready for export at the Saldanha Port 511 287 Manufacturer ensures top quality screens for iron-ore sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-vibrating-screen-manufacturer-ensures-top-quality-screens-for-iron-ore-sector-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove IRON-ORE Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504951 1543910558 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766843_resized_kwatanipic031022.jpg PARTNERSHIP Kwatani can design and manufacture solutions to suit the precise requirements of an iron-ore mine as well as scientifically monitor and measure its performance 511 287 Energy efficient drive for underground cooling solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-efficient-drive-for-underground-cooling-solutions-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504273 1542699263 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765417_resized_ventilationcoolinghatchgobahasthecapabilitytodesigndeepmineshaftcomplexesincludingundergroundmaterialshandlin08112018jpg.jpg NO ACCESS TO THE BOTTOM The HVAC drive supplies clean air underground 511 340 Second phase of cooling solution completed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/second-phase-of-cooling-solution-completed-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504165 1542699263 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765200_resized_ventilationcoolingjohnsoncontrolsykcentrifugalchillers081120181022.jpg COOLED The New York YK centrifugal chillers add an additional 14 MWR of cooling 511 287 Distribution company expands services with air compressors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/distribution-company-expands-services-with-air-compressors-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504167 1542700597 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765196_resized_ventilationcoolingcompressorsairstream081120181022.jpg VALUABLE Air compressors are an ideal compression solution that offer optimal air for underground mines 511 287 Company offers long-term hire contracts on ventilation solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-offers-long-term-hire-contracts-on-ventilation-solutions-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504175 1542700847 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765208_resized_ventilationcoolingrandairhenryfourie081120181022.jpg HENRY FOURIE There are many benefits to mines hiring equipment on a long-term basis from Rand-Air 511 287 Adequate ventilation flow pivotal to safety at mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/adequate-ventilation-flow-pivotal-for-safety-at-mines-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504352 1542974134 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765604_resized_ventilationcoolingrescueoneequipmentsafety09112018jpeg1022.jpg SAFETY MEASURE Underground miner evaluates safety strategy to ensure safety 511 287 Hydraulics container one-stop shop for remote mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulics-container-one-stop-shop-for-remote-mines-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi Material Handling Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503042 1542091313 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762904_resized_hyteccontainerisedworkshop10181022.jpg COME FITTED Container start-up stock includes hose fittings and adaptors, crimping and cut-off machines, as well as a manual engraver, hose rack, hose-cleaning projectile kit and projectile stock, necessary tooling and a 2 m x 6 m bolt-on side canopy 511 287 Digital solutions improve mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/digital-solution-improve-mining-industry-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502186 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761138_resized_undergroundsecundamines1022.jpg UNDERGROUND Technology increases level of industrial safety and transportation efficiency of mining industry. 511 287 Portable workshop solution usable for new mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/portable-workshop-solution-usable-for-new-mines-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502287 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761356_resized_minemechanisationequipmentkonecranecxtexplorer191020181022.jpg BULKY The CXT Explorer is used as an outside field workshop set-up 511 287 Upgrades to mine increase plant efficiency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/upgrades-to-mine-increase-plant-efficiency-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502304 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761393_resized_minemechanisationbeckerminingsouthafricasbvvacuumcircuitbreakerswitchboard191020181022.jpg INDOOR The upgraded SBV vacuum circuit breaker switchboard offers higher continuously rated currents 511 287 Volvo launches new 95 t rigid hauler for coal, bulk commodities industries http://www.miningweekly.com/article/volvo-launches-new-95-t-rigid-hauler-for-coal-bulk-commodities-industries-2018-10-26 Schalk Burger MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 26 Oct 2018 10:13:00 +0200 502949 1540543197 1540541580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762752_resized_volvor100erigidhauler10181022.jpg Volvo R100E 95 t rigid hauler 511 287 Sasol Lake Charles – a picture worth $11.13-billion http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sasol-lake-charles-a-picture-worth-1113-billion-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501632 1540218115 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759988_resized_sasoleoegunitsbeingislalled0110181022.jpg ETHYLENE OXIDE & GLYCOL Units being installed on site 511 287 Electromechanical drivetrain solution unveiled http://www.miningweekly.com/article/electromechanical-drivetrain-solution-unveiled-2018-09-26 Paige Müller Material Handling Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499776 1539006455 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756884_resized_motorssiemenselectromechanicaldrivetrain09181022.jpg ELECTROMECHANICAL DRIVETRAIN Siemens and its project partners have announced the first end-to-end integrated electromechanical drivetrain system to be implemented at a mine in South Africa 511 287 Manufacturer focuses on developing larger vibrating screening equipment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-focuses-on-developing-larger-vibrating-screening-equipment-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499203 1538465663 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755265_resized_kwatanibeast1022.jpg BEAST Kwatani chose South African national rugby player Tendai 'Beast' Mtawarira as its brand ambassador for these larger screen machines 511 287 Metso Megaliner improves safety, reduces downtime http://www.miningweekly.com/article/metso-megaliner-improves-safety-reduces-downtime-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499148 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755137_resized_metsotharisa09181022.jpg FAST AND EFFECTIVE Megaliner uses fewer and larger parts improving safety, with faster installations 511 287 Contact-free skirting for conveyors on offer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/contact-free-skirting-for-conveyors-on-offer-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499205 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755270_resized_conveyorsbltscraper10181022.jpg DO NOT TOUCH The AirScrape is a floating system which reduces contact on the belt 511 287 Conveyor fire prevention system rolling out http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-fire-prevention-system-rolling-out-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499202 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755250_resized_conveyorsaasliostech09181022.jpg TELL NO LIOS The new LIOS Technology allows for fire hazard dangers to be tended to immediately 511 287 Sensor detects energy use, idler wear http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sensor-detects-conveyor-energy-consumption-idler-wear-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499208 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755278_resized_conveyorsvoithbeltgenius10181022.jpg CLEVER CLOGS BeltGenius ALEX is a sensor system that detects the imprecise alignment of belt conveyors 511 287 New fastener for conveyor industry launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-fastener-for-conveyor-industry-launched-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499418 1538465662 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755762_resized_conveyorshiltibt10181022.jpg UP TO THE HILT Hilti has launched the new Hilti X-BT-MR fastener for conveyor systems 511 287 Company opens new office to increase its footprint http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-opens-new-office-to-increase-its-footprint-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499234 1538641901 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755332_resized_aurympuma09181022.jpg EXPANSION Aury Africa has opened a new office near eMalahleni in Mpumalanga 511 287 Conveyor diagnostics system to aid coal conveyor monitoring http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-diagnostics-system-to-aid-coal-conveyor-monitoring-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499258 1538641923 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755390_resized_conveyorsbmgrescan10181022.jpg RETHINKING SCANNING The rEscan conveyor belt diagnostic system allows for early detection of cord breaks, corrosion and splice failure 511 287 Equipment fatigue monitoring pre-empting unnecessary downtime http://www.miningweekly.com/article/equipment-fatigue-monitoring-pre-empting-downtime-2018-09-28 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498791 1537859709 1538085600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754431_resized_materialisithelo09181022.jpg PERFECT PARTNERSHIP The pre-emptive capabilities of Isithelo’s technology cut maintenance costs 511 287 Excavators moving mountains in Lesotho http://www.miningweekly.com/article/excavators-moving-mountains-in-lesotho-2018-09-28 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498593 1537859709 1538085600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753881_resized_materialshpebasilread09181022.jpg UNEARTHING POTENTIAL Basil Read is using Hyundai R850LC-9S tracked excavators for a diamond operation in Lesotho 511 287 Lifting-equipment orders from Zambia’s Mopani Copper Mines exceed R100m – Condra Cranes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crane-orders-at-mopani-pass-r100-million-enhances-to-condras-bullish-mood-2018-09-28 Nadine James Lifting equipment Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499216 1537859711 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mitak liners improve overall performance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mitak-liners-improve-overall-performance-can-assist-in-achieving-procurement-targets-2018-09-21 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498785 1538119842 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754414_resized_grahamandersonandkevinkeelingmitakengineering1109nadinejames1022.jpg GRAHAM ANDERSON & KEVIN KEELING Mitak has the ability to reverse engineer existing liners using laser and optical technology 511 287 Focus turns to nonexplosives-based rock breaking as quest for safer, more-efficient mining ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/backbone-of-mining-modernisation-and-mechanisation-calls-for-abolishment-of-explosives-2018-09-21 Dylan Slater MINING TECHNOLOGY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498566 1537260245 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754876_resized_alternatives.jpg 511 287 Dry separator could arrive in Africa in early 2019 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dry-separator-could-arrive-in-africa-in-early-2019-2018-09-21 Jessica Oosthuizen Material Handling Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497487 1537516925 1537480800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751421_resized_telligentdrysorterauryafrica09181022.jpg CONFIGURATION FLEXIBILITY The Telligent Dry Separator can be retrofitted to an existing coal processing plant in various configurations 511 287 Zambia’s operational investment spikes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambias-operational-investment-spikes-2018-08-30 Paige Müller Material Handling Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497228 1536650775 1536876000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751131_resized_mininginzambiatakrafafricabucketwheel09181022.jpg INCREASED DEMAND Tenova TAKRAF Africa has noted an increase in Zambian mining houses expenditure on operational investments 511 287 Bell reports strong H1 results, remains bullish on South African market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bell-reports-strong-h1-results-remains-bullish-on-south-african-market-2018-08-31 Nadine James EQUIPMENT Fri, 31 Aug 2018 16:35:00 +0200 497445 1535727521 1535726100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Grindrod reports strong recovery in interim earnings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/grindrod-reports-strong-recovery-in-interim-earnings-2018-08-31 Marleny Arnoldi LOGISTICS Fri, 31 Aug 2018 14:12:00 +0200 497411 1535719804 1535717520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Amplats acquires WSA tech for reduced sulphur emissions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amplats-acquires-wsa-tech-for-reduced-sulphur-emissions-2018-08-27 Marleny Arnoldi MINING TECHNOLOGY Mon, 27 Aug 2018 15:59:00 +0200 496901 1535379613 1535378340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company awarded R100m in projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-awarded-r100m-in-platinum-projects-2018-08-24 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494903 1534831391 1535061600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745414_resized_worleyparsonspgm08181022.jpg MINING SERVICES WorleyParsons has extensive experience in process plant and shaft sinking projects in the platinum sector 511 287 IDC facilitates empowerment initiative in valves sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/idc-facilitates-empowerment-initiative-in-valves-sector-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494001 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743324_resized_valvesuvcains08181022.jpg STRENGTH IN NUMBERS Ainsworth Engineering and United Valve Company will continue to support each other under new ownership 511 287 S African company supplies four hoppers to Kenyan port http://www.miningweekly.com/article/s-african-company-supplies-four-hoppers-to-kenyan-port-2018-08-03 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492834 1533019888 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740984_resized_harboursbltworld08181022.jpg OUT OF THE QUAY The SAMSON hoppers can be moved to free up space where needed 511 287 Iron-ore processing requires stronger equipment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/iron-ore-processing-requires-stronger-equipment-2018-07-11 Paige Müller Material Handling Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492383 1532414931 1532642400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739618_resized_ironorecrc07181022.jpg ABRASIVE MATERIALS Rio-Carb’s range of Chromium Carbide liners is suited to handle abrasive materials such as iron-ore 511 287 Company meets stringent fire and explosives safety requirements http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-offering-meets-stringent-fire-and-explosive-safety-requirements-2018-07-27 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492256 1532414930 1532642400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739284_resized_elgintractorexplosion07181022.jpg MODIFIED The newly modified Elgin 112TR flameproofed tractor was officially launched in May 511 287 Miners prefer water mist technology as fire suppression system http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-prefer-water-mist-technology-as-fire-suppression-system-2018-07-27 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492542 1532414931 1532642400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739996_resized_fogmakertripleactionfiresuppressionsystemuseshighpressurewatermisttosuppressfirecoolsdowncompartmenttopreventreignition1022.jpg PREFERRED TECHNOLOGY Fogmaker's triple action fire-suppression system uses high-pressure water mist to suppress fire and cools down compartments to prevent reignition 511 287