Mining Weekly | Opencast/Quarries http://www.miningweekly.com/page/opencastquarries Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:28:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 ‘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 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 Showcase of SA's manufacturing prowess to debut in 2019 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/broader-exposure-for-south-africa-at-2019-expo-2018-02-02 Dylan Slater Manufacturing Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476093 1517295056 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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 Opencast-Quarries 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 Opencast-Quarries 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 Tharisa enters 2018 with a bang http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tharisa-enters-2018-with-a-bang-2018-01-10 Martin Creamer PLATINUM AND CHROME Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:24:00 +0200 474799 1515590418 1515572640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699777_resized_phoevosporoulisonlinepic.jpeg Tharisa CEO Phoevos Pouroulis 511 287 State of local mining regulations shun investment, says CoM report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/state-of-local-mining-regulations-shun-investment-says-com-report-2017-12-14 Dylan Slater LEGISLATION Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:35:00 +0200 474075 1513264817 1513254900 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Environmental permit bodes well for project financing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/environmental-permit-bodes-well-for-project-financing-2017-11-08 Nica Schreuder Opencast-Quarries Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471907 1512454254 1512684000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 New polishing facility a boost to Dubai’s status as a diamond trading centre http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dubai-hosts-a-rapidly-expanding-and-thriving-diamond-trading-environment-2017-12-08 Dylan Slater PRECIOUS MINERALS Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472607 1512460611 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696391_resized_city.jpg 511 287 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 GBM scoping study shows economic viability of Mt Coolon project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gbm-scoping-study-shows-economic-viability-of-mt-coolon-project-2017-12-04 Dylan Slater GOLD Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:03:00 +0200 472931 1512382066 1512381780 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Pilot Crushtec launches modular solutions, increases service offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pilot-crushtec-launches-new-modular-solutions-increases-service-offering-2017-11-24 Mia Breytenbach CRUSHING & SCREENING Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471319 1511853919 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692570_resized_pilotcrushtecscalperquarry112017001hrsml1022.jpg MODULAR FLEXIBILITY The MAXIscalp 600 scalping plant has a set-up that provides flexibility to adapt to changing operational requirements 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 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 1511505840 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000694428_resized_0010li.jpg 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.