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Local beneficiation industry will create global competitive advantage – Davies

Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies has re-emphasised government’s commitment to the creation of a viable local minerals beneficiation industry, saying the country could establish a competitive advantage in global markets by leveraging...
24th July 2014

Caterpillar posts higher quarterly profit

Caterpillar on Thursday reported higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings as a rebound in sales to builders offset a continued slump in the mining sector. The company, the world's largest maker of earth-moving equipment, posted a...
24th July 2014

DTI to develop plan to advance SA’s beneficiation ambitions

After indicating for several years its intention to develop a local minerals beneficiation industry, government has announced that it will, this year, develop a Minerals Beneficiation Action Plan as a component of the Industrial Policy Action...
23rd July 2014

DMR approves Buildmax acquisition of Vaal Quarry rights

After initially announcing the planned transaction in December last year, Buildmax said on Friday that the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) had approved the acquisition of Vaal Quarry’s mining right and certain plant and equipment by...
18th July 2014

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

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

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

Pneumatics manufacturer to attend international expo

Representatives from the local branch of German pneumatic solutions provider Airtec Pneumatic, including MD Michael Wendemuth and two other employees, will this year attend the yearly Motek specialist international trade fair for production,...
18th July 2014
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