Mining Weekly | Project Management http://www.miningweekly.com/page/project-management Sat, 18 Nov 2017 23:23:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AngloGold’s capex project progressing as planned, within budget http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglogold-progresses-capital-projects-in-international-portfolio-2017-11-17 Mia Breytenbach GOLD Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470391 1510643482 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691022_resized_mponengmine21022.jpg IN PROGRESS Anglogold is extending the life of its Mponeng mine, in Gauteng, initially through the Phase 1 project to access deeper, higher-grade ore 511 287 'A good number of investors' considering countries offering better return-on-investment ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-mining-policy-resulting-in-investment-uncertainty-driving-away-capital-2017-11-17 Dylan Slater MINING INVESTMENT Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470572 1510646394 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690934_resized_paulmiller610220515duane.jpg PAUL MILLER A significant volume of additional capital needs to be earmarked for every new mining project to account for risk associated with policy uncertainty 511 287 Namibia Rare Earths expands metals portfolio http://www.miningweekly.com/article/namibia-rare-earths-expands-metals-portfolio-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby RARE EARTHS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 23:31:00 +0200 470740 1510567504 1510349460 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Camborne School of Mines pioneers ‘Fairtrade’ model for ethically, sustainably resourced ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/camborne-school-of-mines-pioneers-fairtrade-model-for-ethically-sustainably-resourced-raw-materials-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby RARE EARTHS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 22:19:00 +0200 470738 1510565574 1510345140 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691224_resized_molycorprareearthsreuters1022.jpg 511 287 Sherritt formalises restructuring of Ambatovy JV http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sherritt-formalises-restructuring-of-ambatovy-jv-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby NICKEL/COBALT Fri, 10 Nov 2017 21:07:00 +0200 470736 1510565074 1510340820 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691221_resized_sherrittinternationalcorpambatovyplant.jpg 511 287 Fortune to consider higher cobalt output in Nico feasibility report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fortune-to-consider-higher-cobalt-output-in-nico-feasibility-report-2017-11-10 Henry Lazenby COBALT DEVELOPMENT Fri, 10 Nov 2017 03:20:00 +0200 470595 1510303526 1510276800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Uranium producer progresses mine consolidation strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/uranium-producer-progresses-mine-consolidation-strategy-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Project Managment Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469109 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687854_resized_goviexmadaouelamine1020171022.jpg PROJECT PROGRESSES GoviEx has received expressions of interest from export credit agencies and project finance banks to arrange senior debt financing for the construction of the Madaouela uranium project 511 287 Africa’s first coltan smelter established in Tanzania http://www.miningweekly.com/article/africas-first-coltan-smelter-established-in-tanzania-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Project Managment Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468621 1510037545 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Bold steps taken to ensure growth in West Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bold-steps-taken-to-ensure-growth-in-west-africa-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Project Managment Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469095 1510037545 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687752_resized_houndemillaerialviewendeavourmining1020171022.jpg FLAGSHIP PROJECT Once in production, Houndé will rank among West Africa's top-tier cash-generating mines 511 287 Digitalised in-house communications to benefit African mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/digitalised-in-house-communications-beneficial-for-african-mines-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Project Managment Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468611 1510037545 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686812_resized_gyskapperswyztalk1020171022.jpg GYSBERT KAPPERS There is a strong focus on employees, communities and investing in technology that contributes towards empowerment, inclusivity and sustainability in mining operations 511 287 In-house focus ensures continued growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/in-house-focus-ensures-continued-growth-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Project Managment 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 Room to improve stakeholder collaboration in African mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/room-to-improve-stakeholder-collaboration-in-african-mining-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Project Managment Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468616 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687846_resized_mineworkersbloombergmininginafrica1020171022.jpg MORE THAN MINING Mining companies must take the time to interact with the people affected by their operations 511 287 Technologies for mining asteroids can be adapted for mining on earth, says SAP http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-for-innovation-among-the-stars-2017-11-10 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY & MINING Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469528 1510037547 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688767_resized_sapafricaheadofinnovationdradrianamaraissaphila10171022.jpg ADRIANA MARAIS Exploration and development of skills and capabilities as part of research and development can trigger innovation 511 287 Madagascar graphite mine poised for global success http://www.miningweekly.com/article/madagascan-graphite-mine-poised-for-global-success-2017-11-10 Robyn Wilkinson Project Managment Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468874 1510037546 1510264800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687291_resized_bassmetalsnewmodulardryingsystemgraphmada1020171022.jpg A MODERN MINE In addition to the establishment of a new processing plant and significant earthworks and site works, a new modular drying system has been implemented at Graphmada 511 287 Govt, NGOs and industry joining forces to fend off acid mine water threat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/govt-ngos-industry-collaborating-to-fend-off-acid-mine-water-threat-2017-11-10 Ilan Solomons MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468405 1510041165 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690152_resized_winning.jpg 511 287 Kinross reports 35% dip in Q3 earnings on lower sales http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kinross-reports-35-dip-in-q3-earnings-on-lower-sales-2017-11-09 Henry Lazenby GOLD MAJOR Thu, 09 Nov 2017 02:41:00 +0200 470413 1510212590 1510188060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Centerra, Aurico Metals reveal C$310m friendly tie-up http://www.miningweekly.com/article/centerra-aurico-metals-reveal-c310m-friendly-tie-up-2017-11-07 Henry Lazenby GOLD M&A Tue, 07 Nov 2017 19:11:00 +0200 470213 1510128605 1510074660 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690356_resized_handshakemareuters.jpg 511 287 Canadian junior mining sector riding renewed wave of confidence http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-junior-mining-sector-riding-renewed-wave-of-confidence-2017-11-07 Henry Lazenby JUNIOR MINING Tue, 07 Nov 2017 03:18:00 +0200 470099 1510296070 1510017480 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690092_resized_goldbeauforminecoresamplecanadarichmontmining0520171022.jpg 511 287 China sets tone for future vanadium-flow battery development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/china-sets-tone-for-future-vanadium-flow-battery-development-2017-11-04 Henry Lazenby VANADIUM BATTERY Sat, 04 Nov 2017 02:14:00 +0200 469967 1509959688 1509754440 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Low capital cost key to continuous improvement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/low-capital-cost-key-to-continuous-improvement-2017-10-19 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468272 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685917_resized_metixprojectmanagement102017metixsmsgroupsubsidiary1022.jpg INDUSTRY UPLIFTMENT The efficient delivery of a safely executed and on-time project is key to the upliftment of the industry 511 287 Project management facility designed to enhance every plant http://www.miningweekly.com/article/project-management-facility-designed-to-enhance-every-plant-2017-11-03 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468234 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685928_resized_testrig102017bmg1022.jpg ADDITIONAL OFFERING BMG also offers extensive customer training on site at mining operations or at its upgraded premises 511 287 Technology to shift project relations from adversarial to cooperative http://www.miningweekly.com/article/technology-to-shift-project-relations-from-adversarial-to-cooperative-2017-11-03 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468270 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686626_resized_pic.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71591_2017-10-20_ssg_-_hd_web.mp465935837Specialist business and project management consultancy SSG Consulting strategy and business development GM Jacques Marais discusses the company’s KEY360 mobile application. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Specialist business and project management consultancy SSG Consulting strategy and business development GM Jacques Marais discusses the company’s KEY360 mobile application. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva. Turnkey solutions provided for gold mine in East Asia http://www.miningweekly.com/article/turnkey-solutions-provided-to-gold-mine-in-east-asia-2017-11-03 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468238 1509430636 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686364_resized_philsaga1500diametersingledrumservicewinder102017techedge1022.jpg FULL TURNKEY SOLUTION Tech Edge Group offered a full turnkey solution service that included high-level design 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 Project Managment 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 Scarce funding necessitates effective project management http://www.miningweekly.com/article/effective-project-management-essential-when-scarce-funding-secured-for-projects-2017-11-03 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468359 1510302334 1509660000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691112_resized_jeremyclarke11017duane1022.jpg JEREMY CLARKE A common belief is that money should not be spent on project management 511 287 Moody's lowers Eldorado's rating outlook to 'negative' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/moodys-lowers-eldorados-rating-outlook-to-negative-2017-11-02 Henry Lazenby INVESTMENT RATINGS Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:32:00 +0200 469870 1509693475 1509640320 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689594_resized_eldoradogoldkisladagmineturkey1022oct2017.jpg Eldorado's flagship Kisladag mine, Turkey 511 287 IHS Markit materials price index up 0.5% as technology leads http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ihs-markit-materials-price-index-up-05-as-technology-leads-2017-11-02 Henry Lazenby MATERIALS INDEX Thu, 02 Nov 2017 17:51:00 +0200 469869 1509697130 1509637860 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Ivanhoe hits shaft-digging milestone at Platreef http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ivanhoe-hits-shaft-digging-milestone-at-platreef-2017-11-01 Henry Lazenby MINE DEVELOPMENT Wed, 01 Nov 2017 19:31:00 +0200 469713 1509614433 1509557460 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689171_resized_platreefsshaft1sinkingheadgearandrelatedsurfaceinfrastructurenov20171022.jpg Platreef's Shaft 1 sinking headgear and related surface infrastructure 511 287 IHS Markit's materials price index rises 1.6% as commodities lead the way http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ihs-markits-materials-price-index-rises-16-as-commodities-lead-the-way-2017-10-27 Henry Lazenby COMMODITY INDEX Fri, 27 Oct 2017 23:29:00 +0200 469261 1509363966 1509139740 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 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 Project Managment 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 Association educates mineworkers and communities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/association-educates-mineworkers-and-communities-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Project Managment 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 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 Project Managment 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 Project Managment 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 Openpit mine enhancing rigid dump truck performance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/openpit-mine-enhancing-rigid-dump-truck-performance-2017-10-27 Nica Schreuder Project Managment Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467473 1508766145 1509055200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684719_resized_rigiddumptruckscummins1022.jpg PERFORMANCE UPGRADE Cummins Filtration has improved fleet availability and reliability, reducing overall maintenance costs for the operation of rigid dump trucks at Tharisa 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/71486_2017-10-10_tharisa_mine_-_hd_web.mp49233746Tharisa mine technical advisor Stephen Watson discusses the benefits of extending service intervals on rigid dump trucks. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Tharisa mine technical advisor Stephen Watson discusses the benefits of extending service intervals on rigid dump trucks. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Technical report spells ‘bright future’ for Largo’s Maracás Menchen mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/technical-report-spells-bright-future-for-largos-maracs-menchen-mine-2017-10-26 Henry Lazenby VANADIUM Thu, 26 Oct 2017 17:55:00 +0200 469158 1509033615 1509033300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Bullish Caterpillar rebounds, beats Q3 profit, revenue forecasts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bullish-caterpillar-rebounds-beats-q3-profit-revenue-forecasts-2017-10-24 Henry Lazenby MINING MACHINERY Tue, 24 Oct 2017 18:04:00 +0200 468802 1508915882 1508861040 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687095_resized_caterpillar110220614duane.jpg 511 287 Eldorado once more pares Kisladag guidance as recoveries lag http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eldorado-once-more-pares-kisladag-guidance-as-recoveries-lag-2017-10-23 Henry Lazenby GOLD RECOVERIES Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:57:00 +0200 468575 1508831655 1508767020 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686753_resized_eldoradogoldkisladagmineturkey1022oct2017.jpg Kisladag, Turkey 511 287 Global steel production for 9 months to Sept up 5.6% y/y http://www.miningweekly.com/article/global-steel-production-for-9-months-to-sept-up-56-yy-2017-10-23 Anine Kilian STEEL Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:22:00 +0200 468564 1508793067 1508764920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0