Mining Weekly | Opencast/Quarries http://www.miningweekly.com/page/opencastquarries Fri, 24 Nov 2017 01:59:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 New tin player aiming to achieve steady-state production at Namibian project within 12 months http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-tin-player-targets-namibia-project-africa-tin-champion-title-2017-11-24 Mia Breytenbach TIN Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471344 1511444177 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692657_resized_tinconcentratebloomberg1022.jpg TIN TARGETS AfriTin Mining aims to eventually mine three-million tonnes of ore a year and to produce about 5 000 t/y of tin concentrate, at grades of between 60% and 65% 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71973_2017-11-13-afritin_-_hd_web.mp428888732Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afriting Mining and its strategies. Afritin Mining CEO Anthony Viljoen discusses newly- Aim-listed Afriting Mining and its strategies. In-house focus ensures continued growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/in-house-focus-ensures-continued-growth-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Opencast-Quarries Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468618 1510037545 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686828_resized_afrimatcapelimeoperationvredendal1020171022.jpg A FORGOTTEN TREASURE CLC Builders Lime produced at Afrimat’s Cape Lime business, in the Western Cape, has been identified as a marketing priority 511 287 Transmission equipment components offer multiple benefits http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transmission-equipment-components-offer-multiple-benefits-2017-11-03 Victor Moolman Opencast-Quarries Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468285 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685947_resized_bmgkabelschlepprsccablecarriersystemforlongtravelcablesaccessories0620171022.jpg STRONG STRETCH The elasticity of the PowerTwist's woven polyurethane fabric enables these belts to be stretched over a pulley drive without any damage 511 287 Mechanised mining produces indirect jobs, uptake increasing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mechanised-mining-produces-indirect-jobs-uptake-increasing-2017-11-03 Victor Moolman Opencast-Quarries Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468476 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686493_resized_drillingtunnellingsandvikdd422ie0320171022.jpg AUTOMATED SYSTEMS Sandvik is increasing its focus on automated mining equipment 511 287 Modular electric houses destined for mine in Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/modular-electric-houses-destined-for-mine-in-africa-2017-11-03 Victor Moolman Opencast-Quarries Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468286 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686367_resized_parnismanufacturing408171022duane.jpg MOBILE OR MODULAR E-Houses are mobile or modular houses that are fully equipped electrical substations manufactured using insulated steel panels 511 287 Uranium-endowed South Africa stands to benefit from ambitions to improve electricity access in ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/uranium-endowed-south-africa-stands-to-benefit-from-push-to-improve-electricity-access-in-africa-2017-11-03 Dylan Slater ENERGY MINERALS Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468823 1509436784 1509660000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688570_resized_atomic.jpg 511 287 Influence of association grows in surface mining sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/influence-of-association-grows-in-surface-mining-sector-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467605 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684387_resized_tinusmullerbloombergminingcommuinities1022.jpg LOOKING LOCAL Aspasa advocates the recruitmet of workers living in close proximity to mining operations 511 287 Africa must innovate or risk being left behind http://www.miningweekly.com/article/africa-must-innovate-or-risk-being-left-behind-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467264 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683738_resized_yolandatorrisicorporatephoto1022.jpg YOLANDA TORRISI Innovation, cost effectiveness and safety are factors that must be prioritised, to boost Africa’s opencast mining industry 511 287 Association educates mineworkers and communities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/association-educates-mineworkers-and-communities-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467329 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683844_resized_nicopienaaraspasa20171022.jpg NICO PIENAAR The Aggregate and Sand Producers Association of Southern Africa wants to encourage surface mine and quarry management to look beyond their boundaries 511 287 Drill series evolved to increase cost effectiveness and productivity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drill-series-evolved-to-increase-cost-effectiveness-and-productivity-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467774 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684905_resized_sandvikdx900iinaction1022.jpg DEVELOPED ON DEMAND The DX900i is Sandvik's latest answer to the evolving technological needs of the surface mining industry 511 287 Openpit mining prolific in recovery of miner’s diamonds http://www.miningweekly.com/article/openpit-mining-prolific-in-recovery-of-miners-diamonds-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467650 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684539_resized_orapaminebotswanadebeers1022.jpg ORAPA Orapa is the oldest operating mine in Botswana and the largest openpit diamond mine in the world. The mine is expected to produce 145-million carats from 157-million tonnes of ore during its 14-year life 511 287 Small-scale opencast mining to boost industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/small-scale-opencast-mining-to-boost-industry-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467376 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683910_resized_voorspoedopencastfeature1022.jpg THINK SMALL Big industries and big underground mines are too capital intensive 511 287 Supplier takes on larger equipment market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/supplier-takes-on-larger-equipment-market-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467371 1508762248 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683896_resized_sanyequipmenthasbeenengineeredspecificallyforafricanoperatingconditions1022.jpg SPECIAL CONDITIONS Sany equipment has been engineered specifically for African operating conditions 511 287 Victor Industrial Equipment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/victor-industrial-equipment-2017-10-27 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467737 1508766303 1509055200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686713_resized_0000684820victorindproductphotos1341022.jpg 511 287 ECSA renews Wits School of Mining accreditation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ecsa-renews-accreditation-for-wits-school-of-mining-2017-10-20 Dylan Slater Education & TRAINING Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467570 1508223543 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684269_resized_profcuthbertmusingwini3copyfotor.jpg CUTHBERT MUSINGWINI Renewal of the Wits School of Mining Engineering’s ECSA accreditation illustrates the high standard of the school’s standard 511 287 South Africa spending less than its peers on mining research and development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-still-not-spending-enough-on-rd-requires-collaboration-2017-10-20 Mia Breytenbach RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467706 1508223544 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Local mineral processing mired in upkeep, development languishing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-mineral-processing-mired-in-upkeep-development-languishing-2017-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465470 1506954315 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679480_resized_minewatersantoshgunpathpic0420171022copy.jpg SANTOSH GUNPATH The mining sector cannot function without the essential part of the process flow sheet – crushers, screens and mills 511 287 Latest products showcased in real-life working environment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/latest-products-showcased-in-real-life-working-environment-2017-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465606 1506954315 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679844_resized_crushingmillingscreeningsandvikqj341lr0920171022.jpg JAWBREAKER The new QJ341+ tracked jaw crusher is especially ideal for quarrying applications with a high fines content 511 287 New attachment system enhances screening media change-outs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-attachment-system-enhances-screening-media-change-outs-2017-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465465 1506954315 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679700_resized_crushingmillingscreeningmetso8139450920171022.jpg MILESTONE REACHED The 500th Lokotrack sold in Germany, an LT120 jaw plant with a folding discharge conveyor, was handed over by Metso during Steinexpo 511 287 New compact crusher range unveiled http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-compact-crusher-range-unveiled-2017-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465630 1506954315 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679905_resized_crushingmillingscreeningmccloskeyi34rcompactcrusher0920171022.jpg COMPACT CRUSHER The I34R compact crusher was on display at Steinexpo and is the first of a series of compact crushers available worldwide 511 287 Partnership now includes crushing and screening http://www.miningweekly.com/article/partnership-expanded-to-include-crushing-screening-2017-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465529 1506954315 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679715_resized_crushingmillingscreeningsuperiorindustries0920171022.jpg NEW SCREEN The Tandem Guardian screen plant gives operators more options for processing material and expands an application’s potential tons per hour produced 511 287 Upgraded mobile screen launched onto Southern African market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/upgraded-mobile-screen-launched-onto-southern-african-market-2017-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465378 1506954315 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679409_resized_0056ok.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71075_2017-09-18_wirtgen_-_hd_web.mp415636020Wirtgen South Africa mineral technologies sales executive Mike Newby details the Kleeman Mobiscreen 953 EVO. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Wirtgen South Africa mineral technologies sales executive Mike Newby details the Kleeman Mobiscreen 953 EVO. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. High-quality components decrease downtime http://www.miningweekly.com/article/high-quality-components-decrease-downtime-2017-10-06 Marleny Arnoldi Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465865 1506954316 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680564_resized_bearingsinternationalbauermotorsanddrives1220161022.jpg MORE OPTIONS Bauer is expanding its B2000 Geared Motors range to include a few intermediate sizes per type to be more competitive in the South African market 511 287 Vereeniging operation offers new milling, crushing solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vereeniging-manufacturer-offers-new-milling-crushing-solutions-2017-10-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Opencast-Quarries Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465376 1506954316 1507240800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680974_resized_0111q6.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71169_2017-09-21_metso_-_hd_web.mp431545447Metso Southern Africa sales and service VP Qasim Abrahams details Metso’s Megaliner, outlines operations at the company’s Vereeniging facility and expounds on the company’s international case studies. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Tracy Hancock. Metso Southern Africa sales and service VP Qasim Abrahams details Metso’s Megaliner, outlines operations at the company’s Vereeniging facility and expounds on the company’s international case studies. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Tracy Hancock. Large and small miners announce, plan contract awards for Moz projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/large-and-small-miners-award-or-announce-contracts-for-projects-in-mozambique-2017-10-06 Keith Campbell CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466038 1506954316 1507240800 99999999999 Robyn Wilkinson 0 0 Mining-focused drone data service company gets Ghana licence http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drone-operator-obtains-first-ghana-licence-to-extend-mining-services-in-country-2017-09-22 Dylan Slater TECHNOLOGY IN MINING Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464764 1506412344 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678180_resized_ghanaroc1024x555fotor.jpg GROWING EXPOSURE Rocketmine currently holds drone operating licences in northern and southern hemisphere countries 511 277 Offshore capital equipment markets come in handy amid ‘turmoil’ in domestic mining sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resilience-pays-off-for-local-capital-equipment-exporters-as-local-support-lacking-2017-09-29 Dylan Slater CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465506 1506422071 1506636000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680521_resized_export.jpg 511 287 Master Drilling aiming to extend geographical, technological diversification http://www.miningweekly.com/article/specialised-drilling-services-provider-to-extend-geographical-technological-diversification-2017-09-22 Mia Breytenbach MINING SERVICES Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464646 1505744436 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677840_resized_masterdrillingmdrillcullinan2730920171022.jpg KEY COMPONENT Master Drilling aims to grow business not only in underground mining, but also in openpit mining, which makes up the majority of mining 511 287 Welding Alloys South Africa & KRAM Engineering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/welding-alloys-south-africa-kram-engineering-2017-09-22 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463616 1505806891 1506031200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679039_resized_0000675765weldingalloysgrouproodepoort120317duane1022.jpg 511 287 Specialist helps Zambian mines save on maintenance costs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/specialist-helps-zambian-mines-save-on-maintenance-costs-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Opencast-Quarries Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463430 1505199183 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675338_resized_neilrobinsonmd082017wearcheck1022.jpg NEIL ROBINSON Customers are able to see for themselves the savings on the bottom line that are attributable to condition monitoring 511 287 Zambian interest in heavy-duty equipment range http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambian-interest-in-heavy-duty-equipment-range-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Opencast-Quarries Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463324 1505199182 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675026_resized_samsonmf0814tmaterialfeeder082017bltsa1022.jpg HIGHLY ACCURATE The MF0814T tracked material feeder has a holding capacity of up to 100 t and is designed for high discharge control accuracy 511 287 Nitrogen generator offers Zambian mines extended tyre life http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nitrogen-generator-offers-zambian-mines-extended-tyre-life-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Opencast-Quarries Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464816 1505400752 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678322_resized_nitrogengenerator082017nitralife1022.jpg NITROGEN GENERATOR Minimal maintenance is needed to keep the NitraLife generator operating effectively 511 287 Nokeng mulling two or three more fluorspar mines by 2026 as huge shortage is predicted http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fluorspar-producer-envisages-market-growth-that-may-support-beneficiation-advances-projects-amid-foreseen-demand-increase-2017-09-08 Mia Breytenbach INDUSTRIAL MINERALS Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463309 1504596038 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675975_resized_looming.jpg 511 287 Despite high upfront costs, technology investments yield long-term savings – BMI http://www.miningweekly.com/article/despite-high-upfront-costs-technology-investments-reap-long-term-savings-bmi-2017-09-01 Mia Breytenbach MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462737 1503989787 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673790_resized_angloamericanminasrioaaironorecdm76296284copy1022.jpg LONG-TERM BENEFIT BMI expexts long-term cost savings to benefit companies that are ahead of the curve when it comes to prioritising green strategies 511 287 Refurbishment centre streamlining to enhance mine fleet uptime http://www.miningweekly.com/article/equipment-manufacturer-aims-service-at-maintaining-miners-uptime-2017-08-25 Dylan Slater MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462036 1503384972 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Angola pushes mining production increases and diversification http://www.miningweekly.com/article/angola-pushes-mining-production-increases-and-diversification-2017-08-25 Keith Campbell ANGOLA Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461936 1503384972 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Beneficiation solution for fines, sludges superior – developer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-solution-for-beneficiating-fines-sludges-superior-developer-2017-08-18 Simone Liedtke Opencast-Quarries Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460379 1502782681 1503007200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668149_resized_mineralagglomeration072017mineralagglomerationsolutions1022.jpg USEFUL WASTE The Briquettes By Extrusion technology allows mining and smelting companies based worldwide to exploit the waste/by-products from all commodities 511 287