Mining Weekly | Material Handling http://www.miningweekly.com/page/materials-handling Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:36:12 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 1519106419 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 Pipe for tailings system supplied on schedule http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pipe-for-chrome-deposit-tailings-system-supplied-on-schedule-2018-02-16 Victor Moolman Material Handling Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476963 1518500556 1518732000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704607_resized_sappmapipes1022.jpg HIGHLY ABRASIVE High-density polyethylene pipes were chosen owing to their resistance to corrosive tailings 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72832_2018-01-29_plasti-tech_victor_-_hd_web.mp410942664Plasti-Tech managing member Brad Chamont explains the pipe specs and where they have been installed. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Plasti-Tech managing member Brad Chamont explains the pipe specs and where they have been installed. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. ‘Digital mine’ solution for local market launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ge-launches-digitalisation-solution-for-local-market-during-mining-indaba-2018-02-16 Dylan Slater DIGITALISATION Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477692 1518500557 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 TFR transports record chrome volumes from mines to ports http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tfr-transports-record-chrome-volumes-from-mines-to-ports-2018-02-14 Schalk Burger FREIGHT RAIL Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:35:00 +0200 478312 1518615516 1518615300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476717 1517899893 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 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 Company prefers sponsoring event, expands African footprint http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-prefers-sponsoring-event-expands-african-footprint-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474417 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699791_resized_flsmidthmodularplantminingindaba20181022.jpg EXPANDING NETWORK FLSmidth is reaching out to Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Kenya, Botswana, Mozambique, Madagascar, Angola and Cameroon to appoint agents and representatives 511 287 Manufacturer expands offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-expands-excavator-portfolio-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474767 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699718_resized_komatsupc700miningindabapreview20181022.jpg EXCAVATING INTEREST The first two units of Komatsu’s PC700 excavator range to reach South African shores are already hard at work 511 287 Staying abreast of industry challenges and needs vital http://www.miningweekly.com/article/staying-abreast-of-industry-challenges-needs-vital-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474410 1516688546 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699788_resized_kwatanivibratingscreenminingindaba20171022.jpg VERSATILE VIBRATING Kwatani’s manufacturing facility caters for the engineering design, manufacturing, assembly and testing of vibrating screens and feeders for a spectrum of commodities and industrial applications 511 287 Northern Cape mining development takes delivery of three cranes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/crane-company-delivers-cranes-for-new-northern-cape-mine-2018-01-26 Dylan Slater Materials Handling Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475626 1516688547 1516917600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tailings retreatment company to emphasise value of its plants http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tailings-retreatment-company-to-emphasise-value-of-its-plants-2018-01-26 Marleny Arnoldi MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474437 1517293010 1516917600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699803_resized_ericalaubschertaniapienaardavebaigent11117duane1022.jpg ERICA LAUBSCHER, TANIA PIENAAR & DAVE BAIGENT One of Tailtech’s strengths lies in its ability to run its plants located at large mining operations at a gross profit of up to 95% during some months 511 287 Nkomati mine tailings pipeline project set for completion next month http://www.miningweekly.com/article/construction-company-on-track-with-tailings-pipeline-for-mpumalanga-nickel-mine-2018-01-19 Mia Breytenbach MINING SERVICES Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473876 1516085037 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698133_resized_tdsprojectsnkomationsitepipelineprogress21220171022.jpg PROJECT PROGRESS All the pipes required for the project have been delivered and more than 4 500 m of piping have been installed to date 511 287 South African company building new smelter in Zimbabwe http://www.miningweekly.com/article/s-african-company-building-new-smelter-in-zimbabwe-2018-01-19 Victor Moolman Material Handling Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473341 1516278868 1516312800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697922_resized_thosbegbie1a12171022duane.jpg ADVANCING UNKI SMELTER Thos Begbie has completed several parts of the Unki platinum smelter being constructed in Zimbabwe 511 287 Opencast mining tyre safety increased with use of up to 98% pure nitrogen http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opencast-mining-tyre-safety-increased-with-use-of-up-to-98-pure-nitrogen-2018-01-19 Victor Moolman Material Handling Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473456 1516364019 1516312800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701942_resized_mininginafricanitralife2novemberprovided201712081022.jpg OPENCAST UPTAKE Most large opencast mines in South Africa and several opencast mines in Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia, Namibia and the Democratic Republic of Congo are using nitrogen generators from NitraLife 511 287 Rainbow starts drilling programme at Burundi project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rainbow-starts-drilling-programme-at-burundi-project-2018-01-10 Dylan Slater RARE EARTHS Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:06:00 +0200 474866 1515593292 1515593160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Canadian junior mining company makes progress in Northern Cape http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-junior-mining-company-makes-progress-in-northern-cape-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472608 1512994099 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695364_resized_oenasite20171022.jpg EXPLORATION ACTIVITIES The Oena diamond mine will see the mining of alluvial diamonds over a 60-month period 511 287 Initial mining programme expected to start next year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/initial-mining-programme-expected-to-start-next-year-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472597 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695334_resized_yatoivo1022.jpg YO TOIVO The vessel is designed to provide efficient and effective mining of diamonds on the seafloor 511 287 Lesotho mine delivers another high-value diamond http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lesotho-mine-delivers-another-high-value-diamond-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472639 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695435_resized_letsengminelesothogemdiamonds1022.jpg PICTURE PERFECT The Letšeng mine, located in Lesotho, which is claimed ot be the highest dollar-per-carat kimberlite diamond mine in the world 511 287 Underground mine plans for Karowe moving forward http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-openpit-diamond-mine-receives-underground-plans-2017-12-15 Nica Schreuder TOP DIAMOND PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472645 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695445_resized_karoweopenpitmed1022.jpg KAROWE OPENPIT The Karowe mine located in Botswana has valuable resources located underground 511 287 Company fills gap in market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-fills-gap-in-market-2017-12-15 Marleny Arnoldi TOP TAILINGS RETREATMENT PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472583 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695497_resized_tailtechtailingsretreatment20171022.jpg SEIZING OPPORTUNITY Tailing Technology saw a gap in the market for the installation of a plant at the back-end of an existing mine to retreat tailings material 511 287 Company moves forward with tailings retreatment project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-moves-forward-with-tailings-re-treatment-project-2017-12-15 Marleny Arnoldi TOP TAILINGS RETREATMENT PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473076 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696359_resized_goldplatrecoverytailingsretreatment20171022.jpg SOPHISTICATED CIRCUIT Goldplat Recovery’s extraction processes and multiple process lines enable it to keep materials separate, which provides a high degree of flexibility when proposing a solution for a particular type of material 511 287 Activated carbon producer to aid tailings processing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/upcoming-activated-carbon-producer-to-aid-tailings-processing-operations-2017-12-15 Marleny Arnoldi TOP TAILINGS RETREATMENT PROJECTS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472488 1512994100 1513288800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695494_resized_rotocarbactivatedcarbonplanttailingsretreatment20171022.jpg WATER TREATMENT SOLUTION There is a big requirement for activated carbon, which local manufacturer Rotocarb can provide a solution for with locally designed technology and locally sourced raw materials 511 287 South African equipment company supplies iron-ore giant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-equipment-company-supplies-iron-ore-giant-2017-12-08 Nica Schreuder Material Handling Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471871 1512454254 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693850_resized_bsisteel160809duane1022.jpg STEEL COMMITMENTS Half of Ehya Sepahan’s iron-ore is consumed by the steelmaking industry 511 287 Environmental permit bodes well for project financing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/environmental-permit-bodes-well-for-project-financing-2017-11-08 Nica Schreuder Material Handling Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471907 1512454254 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Intermin reaffirms guidance as first ore is hauled from Teal Stage 2 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/intermin-reaffirms-guidance-as-first-ore-is-hauled-from-teal-stage-2-2017-12-06 Dylan Slater GOLD Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:45:00 +0200 473313 1512568142 1512567900 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Atrum incorporates Elan project directly into portfolio, reverses decision to list http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atrum-incorporates-elan-project-directly-into-portfolio-reverses-decision-to-list-2017-12-06 Dylan Slater COAL Wed, 06 Dec 2017 11:28:00 +0200 473257 1512554655 1512552480 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 RCR to design relocatable conveyor for Cloudbreak mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rcr-to-design-relocatable-conveyor-for-cloudbreak-mine-2017-11-29 Creamer Media Reporter IRON-ORE Wed, 29 Nov 2017 09:49:00 +0200 472514 1511943237 1511941740 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Vale, partner Mitsui ink $2.7bn Nacala coal corridor funding http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vale-partner-mitsui-ink-27bn-nacala-coal-corridor-funding-2017-11-28 Henry Lazenby COAL CORRIDOR Tue, 28 Nov 2017 02:44:00 +0200 472354 1512124559 1511829840 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Ventilation and cooling in mines often work against nature http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ventilation-and-cooling-in-mines-often-work-against-nature-2017-11-24 Simone Liedtke Material Handling Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470583 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690968_resized_ydwatercooledchiller102017johnsoncontrols1022.jpg YD CENTRIFUGAL CHILLER The chiller ranges in capacity from 5 300 kW to 21 100 kW 511 287 Company offers mine to market solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-offers-mine-to-market-solutions-2017-11-24 Marleny Arnoldi Material Handling Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470784 1511247645 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691511_resized_worleyparsons09141022duane.jpg MULTIDISCIPLIANRY APPROACH WorleyParsons takes a multidisciplinary approach, with teams comprising experts to identify challenges early and produce tailored strategies that mitigate risks 511 287 Relays assist with cable-theft detection http://www.miningweekly.com/article/relays-assist-with-cable-theft-detection-2017-11-24 Simone Liedtke Material Handling Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470176 1511247644 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690277_resized_cabletheftdetectionsystem112017beckerminingsa1022.jpg PROTECT AND SERVE The Proloc and ProBeck relays are programmed to detect cable theft by identifying a change in electrical impedance of a cable 511 287 Atlas Copco splits into entities focusing on mining and civil engineering, and the industrial ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atlas-copco-splits-business-focus-on-mining-sector-2017-11-24 Dylan Slater CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471170 1511247645 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692330_resized_sanjayahujaregionalgeneralmanagercopyfotor.jpg SANJAY AHUJA Epiroc is now a house where we can live and breathe mining and rock excavation 511 287 Lower-than-guidance 2018 output expected at South Deep http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-deep-catching-up-on-production-targets-after-challenging-first-quarter-2017-11-24 Dylan Slater GOLD Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471163 1511247645 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Capabilities expanded to meet demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/capabilities-expanded-to-meet-demand-2017-11-24 Marleny Arnoldi Material Handling Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470756 1511430433 1511474400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Mato Products celebrates thirtieth anniversary http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mato-products-celebrates-30-years-announces-new-product-focus-2017-11-10 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470637 1511442995 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691442_resized_benjamin.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71888_2017-11-08_mato_-_hd_web.mp423381628MATO Products GM Benjamin Sibanda discusses the MATO Clip Machine. Camerawork and Editing: Darlene Creamer. MATO Products GM Benjamin Sibanda discusses the MATO Clip Machine. Camerawork and Editing: Darlene Creamer. Savannah completes construction of Mutamba pilot plant, commissioning under way http://www.miningweekly.com/article/savannah-completes-construction-of-mutamba-pilot-plant-commissioning-under-way-2017-11-20 Mia Breytenbach MINERAL SANDS Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:42:00 +0200 471609 1511178148 1511170920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693244_resized_mineralsandssavannahresourcesmutambapilotplantmozambique1120171022.jpg The Mutamba mineral sands project, in Mozambique 511 287 Customised spillminator supplied to South African gold mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/customised-spillminator-supplied-to-s-african-gold-mine-2017-11-17 Victor Moolman Material Handling Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469900 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Flexible couplings able to withstand extreme mining conditions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/flexible-couplings-able-to-withstand-extreme-mining-conditions-2017-11-17 Victor Moolman Material Handling Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469409 1510643480 1510869600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688598_resized_hydraulicspneumaticscoalleeuwpancoalmineconveyorsouthafricaexxaro0220171022.jpg FLEXIBLE APPLICATION The Quick-Flex coupling’s design makes it suitable for high-speed, low-torque, excessive-vibration drives, to a low-speed, high-torque applications 511 287