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Mining in Africa

A long journey ahead for the African mining industry

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Africa’s mining industry still had a long way to go, compared with the other global mining majors Australia and Brazil, said banking group Standard Bank London iron-ore head Melinda Moore, addressing the Metal Bulletin Events second African...
17th January 2014
 
 
Mining in Africa

Company launches dust suppression cannon

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Johannesburg-based environmental management company I-Cat Environmental Solutions in October formally launched its largest-ever misting cannon at global diversified mining major Anglo American business unit Kumba Iron Ore’s Sishen mine, in...
17th January 2014
 
 
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E-learning can improve the quality of Africa’s mining operations

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Electronic learning (e-learning) design and development company The Training Room Online says that e-learning has the ability to improve efficiency and literacy and, in turn, improve the quality of life for mineworkers across Africa. “If...
17th January 2014
 
 
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Improved communication technology at mines

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The current trend of mechanisation in the global mining industry means that mining companies require information to be transferred conveniently and quickly while saving costs, says communication cables supplier to the mining and construction...
17th January 2014
 
 
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Iron-ore miner increases production by 250% in Sierra Leone mine

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UK-based high-grade iron-ore concentrate producer London Mining reports that production at its Marampa mine in Sierra Leone’s Port Loko district has risen by 250% since the inception of the mine in 2011.  In the first year of mining operations,...
17th January 2014
 
 
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Shale gas industry lacking legal framework

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Mining companies that claim shale gas exploration in South Africa, including hydrogeological studies, is regulated under the National Environmental Management Act (Nema) of 1998, are incorrect or being misleading, says environmental law firm...
17th January 2014
 
 
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South African mining services provider homes in on the Copperbelt

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South Africa-based mining industry products and services provider Multotec is increasing its focus on the Zambian and Central African markets, including the southern and eastern parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Malawi. Its...
17th January 2014
 
 
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Study shows that several challenges remain for women in mining

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Most women in the mining industry still feel excluded from the industry and that they are not treated equally by their male colleagues, according to a study conducted by organisation Women in Mining South Africa (WiMSA), in conjunction with the...
17th January 2014
 
 
 
 
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