Mining Weekly | Project Management http://www.miningweekly.com/page/project-management Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:14:58 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 CFBC the preferred coal combustion technology http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cfbc-the-preferred-coal-combustion-technology-says-falcon-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463861 1505894709 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676664_resized_rosemaryfalcon10314duane1022.jpg ROSEMARY FALCON The Fossil Fuel Foundation’s co-founder and executive committee member believes circulating fluidised-bed combustion is the preferred technology 511 287 Companies find use for abandoned underground coal mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/companies-find-use-for-abandoned-underground-coal-mines-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463939 1505894748 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676459_resized_secondchancebloomberg20081022.jpg SECOND CHANCE The trend of returning to underground mines and turning them into opencast mines is a cost-effective alternative to exploration 511 287 Fuel cell opportunity to save platinum mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fuel-cell-technology-presents-opportunity-to-save-platinum-mining-2017-09-22 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464215 1506089298 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677118_resized_vinaysomera10216duane1022.jpg VINAY SOMERA The drive to zero emissions also represent the “single biggest opportunity” for the industry 511 287 Hazardous area control system for coal mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hazardous-area-control-systems-for-coal-mining-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464167 1505894861 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677016_resized_monitechhazardousareacontrolsystems1022.jpg METHANE MITIGATION Monitech’s Hazardous Area Control Systems promotes safety and the importance of monitoring mining activities 511 287 Minerals processing business bullish about future, despite industry challenges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-processing-business-bullish-for-the-future-despite-industry-challenges-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463868 1505894731 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676327_resized_allencompassingfraseralaxander20171022.jpg ALL ENCOMPASSING Fraser Alexander is able to service clients across the coal washing and processing value chain 511 287 Platinum-group metals producer aiming to increase fuel cell demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-group-metals-producer-aiming-to-increase-fuel-cell-demand-2017-09-22 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464064 1505744436 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676792_resized_fahmidasmith10516duane1022.jpg FAHMIDA SMITH The development of the 8 MW fuel cell is an exciting development in Implats’ move towards a carbon-neutral fuel source at its refinery 511 287 Rail company unlocking coal export potential http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rail-company-unlocking-coal-export-potential-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463955 1505894842 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676486_resized_railexpansiontransnetfeb20171022.jpg PROPOSED PROJECT To relieve pressure on the Ermelo–Richards Bay line, Transnet Freight Rail is currently considering the SwaziLink Project, which will divert general freight away from the key coal export line 511 287 Technological advances aim to improve sustainability http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exxaros-technological-advances-aim-to-improve-sustainability-2017-09-22 Nica Schreuder Project Managment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464164 1505894903 1506031200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676995_resized_exxarocustomisedprojects20171022.jpg CUSTOMISED PROJECTS Every Exxaro project is customised, owing to possible environmental constraints 511 287 Outa moves to freeze Gupta mines’ rehabilitation trust fund accounts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/outa-moves-to-freeze-gupta-mines-rehabilitation-trust-fund-accounts-2017-09-21 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:18:00 +0200 465601 1506007014 1505999880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 MAC adds two new factors to TSM initiative to combat child labour http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mac-adds-two-new-factors-to-tsm-initiative-to-combat-child-labour-2017-09-19 Henry Lazenby SUSTAINABLE MINING Tue, 19 Sep 2017 01:06:00 +0200 465168 1505814726 1505775960 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Deterrence, prevention critical for miners in fight against fraud http://www.miningweekly.com/article/deterrence-prevention-critical-for-miners-in-fight-against-fraud-2017-09-18 Henry Lazenby CORRUPTION Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:14:00 +0200 465166 1505812640 1505769240 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678943_resized_handcuffscrimefraudreuters.jpg 511 287 Kinross to proceed with Tasiast Phase 2, Round Mountain expansion projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kinross-to-proceed-with-tasiast-phase-2-round-mountain-expansion-projects-2017-09-18 Henry Lazenby GOLD EXPANSION Mon, 18 Sep 2017 21:32:00 +0200 465165 1505810414 1505763120 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678940_resized_kinrossgoldtasiastatnightsept20171022.jpg Kinross Gold's Tasiast mine, Mauritania 511 287 Avalon intent to cash in on rapidly rising technology metal demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/avalon-intent-to-cash-in-on-rapidly-rising-technology-metal-demand-2017-09-15 Henry Lazenby ENERGY METALS Fri, 15 Sep 2017 02:12:00 +0200 464823 1505486629 1505434320 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678334_resized_lithiumionbatteriesreuters.jpg Lithium-ion batteries in the manufacturing process. Demand for lithium is expected to outstrip supply from 2019 onwards 511 287 800 000 t copper output by year-end conservative estimate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/800-000-t-copper-output-by-year-end-conservative-estimate-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463257 1505199181 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675042_resized_kcmmining082017miningforzambia11022.jpg DRAWING DOLLARS $12.4-billion was invested in new mining ventures in Zambia from 2000 to 2014 by just six mining companies 511 287 Establishing connectivity, visibility critical to economic growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/establishing-connectivity-visibility-critical-to-economic-growth-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464361 1505397280 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677290_resized_stephendupreez092017bt1022.jpg STEPHEN DU PREEZ Mines will be transitioning from manual to autonomous operations, with a higher reliance on digitalisation 511 287 German companies to display digital solutions for Zambian mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/german-companies-to-display-digital-solutions-for-zambian-mines-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463265 1505199181 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675039_resized_panelatgermanzambiabusinessforum2017082017sagermanchamberofcommerceandindustry1022.jpg BUSINESS FIRST The first German-Zambian Business Forum was held in Lusaka, Zambia, earlier this year to strengthen economic ties between Germany and Zambia 511 287 Kalumbila facility will service global mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kalumbila-facility-will-service-global-mining-industry-draws-in-other-manufacturers-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463268 1505199181 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675045_resized_miners082017miningforzambia1022.jpg TANGIBLE EXCITEMENT There’s a tangible feeling of excitement in the air at Kalumbila with the coming of the ME Elecmetal plant 511 287 New bulk materials solution supplied to Kansanshi http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-bulk-materials-solution-supplied-to-kansanshi-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463323 1505199182 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675018_resized_cleanscrape082017martinengineering1022.jpg CLEANSCRAPE The primary cleaner has been supplied to mining company First Quantum Minerals’ Kansanshi mine 511 287 Peristaltic pumps operating at Zambian mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peristaltic-pumps-operating-at-zambian-mines-2017-09-15 Simone Liedtke Project Managment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463264 1505199181 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675036_resized_vf125peristalticpump082017verderpumps1022.jpg VERDERFLEX 125 The peristaltic pump is in operation at the Kansanshi copper mine 511 287 Simulation software helps improve pump system efficiency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/simulation-software-helps-improve-pumps-system-efficiency-2017-09-15 Victor Moolman Project Managment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463243 1505199182 1505426400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675430_resized_pumpspumpsimupvictormoolman201707261022.jpg ACCURATE MODELING Pumpsim enables mining companies can build a network of pipes, channels, pumps, tanks, valves and sprays to simulate flows and pressures of liquids, slurries and many other fluids 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 Project Managment 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 Project Managment 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 Eastmain lifts Eau Claire grade, proceeds with PEA http://www.miningweekly.com/article/eastmain-lifts-eau-claire-grade-proceeds-with-pea-2017-09-12 Henry Lazenby GOLD Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:39:00 +0200 464371 1505209565 1505169540 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Centerra, Kyrgyzstan resolve long-standing legal standoff http://www.miningweekly.com/article/centerra-kyrgyzstan-resolve-long-standing-legal-standoff-2017-09-11 Henry Lazenby ARBITRATION SETTLEMENT Mon, 11 Sep 2017 19:54:00 +0200 464367 1505206738 1505152440 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677311_resized_centerragoldkumtor.jpg Centerra Gold's Kumtor mine, Kyrgyz Republic 511 287 Improving prices prompt Fortune to aim for bigger, more economic Nico development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/improving-prices-prompt-fortune-to-aim-for-bigger-more-economic-nico-development-2017-09-09 Henry Lazenby COBALT DEVELOPMENT Sat, 09 Sep 2017 01:24:00 +0200 464193 1505118891 1504913040 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677068_resized_fortunemineralsnicoprojectnorthwestterritoriespresidentandceorobingoadsept2017.jpg Fortune Minerals president and CEO Robin Goad 511 287 Mineral processing plants prioritising cybersecurity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-processing-plants-prioritising-cybersecurity-2017-09-08 Marleny Arnoldi Project Managment Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462624 1504594107 1504821600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673540_resized_cyberattack2017bloomberg1022.jpg HELD AT RANSOM A proper cybersecurity strategy can address this risk and block, for example, ransomware from gaining access to computers that run the process control software 511 287 Proper process control components increase processing efficiency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/proper-process-control-components-increase-processing-efficiency-2017-09-08 Marleny Arnoldi Project Managment Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462627 1504594106 1504821600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673543_resized_recirculatingpipesampleredartmineralprocessingaugust20171022.jpg FLUID CONTROL eDART uses computational fluid dynamics to design splitter boxes for increased efficiency and controlling the flow distribution in a minerals processing plant 511 287 Success at C-Cut, but earlier design input needed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/success-at-c-cut-but-earlier-involvement-in-plant-design-needed-2017-09-08 Marleny Arnoldi Project Managment Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462841 1504789299 1504821600 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674168_resized_riocarb1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70684_2017-08-28_riocarbv2_-_hd_web.mp421620207Rio-Carb GM Sias Suurd discusses challenges with liner installations and total cost of ownership in mineral processing plants. Video: Nichols Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Rio-Carb GM Sias Suurd discusses challenges with liner installations and total cost of ownership in mineral processing plants. Video: Nichols Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Anaconda infrastructure gets major boost with approval of Pine Cove in-pit tailings storage http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anaconda-infrastructure-gets-major-boost-with-approval-of-pine-cove-in-pit-tailings-storage-2017-09-07 Henry Lazenby PROJECT MANAGEMENT Thu, 07 Sep 2017 23:16:00 +0200 464096 1504854780 1504818960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New EnviroLeach process poised to transform metals extraction as we know it http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-enviroleach-process-poised-to-transform-metals-extraction-as-we-know-it-2017-09-06 Henry Lazenby URBAN MINING Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:18:00 +0200 463950 1504792389 1504721880 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676483_resized_enviroleachlaboratoryanalysisinprogressenviroleachtechnologiessept20171022.jpg EnviroLeach expects to capitalise on recovering metals from e-waste – the fastest growing portion of municipal waste expected to grow to 50-million tons by 2020 511 287 Conveyor belts tackle Botswana diamond mining conditions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-belts-tackle-botswana-diamond-mining-conditions-2017-09-01 Nica Schreuder ELECTRA MINING BOTSWANA PREVIEW Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461904 1503989784 1504216800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671869_resized_reliableresistancecontitechfortressxpdateunknown1022.jpg RELIABLE RESISTANCE The ContiTech ForstressXP provides essential cut and gouge resistance 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 Opportune time to invest in Botswana http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opportune-time-to-invest-in-botswana-2017-09-01 Nica Schreuder ELECTRA MINING BOTSWANA PREVIEW Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461672 1504079766 1504216800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671829_resized_uncutdiamonds2012bloomberg1022.jpg LIMITED OFFER Diamonds are a finite resource, which has prompted diamond-rich Botswana to diversify its economy 511 287 Prominent diamond miner invests in Botswana’s people http://www.miningweekly.com/article/prominent-diamond-miners-invest-in-botswanas-people-2017-09-01 Nica Schreuder ELECTRA MINING BOTSWANA PREVIEW Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461913 1503989784 1504216800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671885_resized_miningdebswanalethlakane10201611022.jpg LIFE EXTENSION Debswana’s Letlhakane mine tailings project will extend the life-of-mine by 25 years 511 287 Rapid drying oven offers faster minerals processing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rapid-drying-oven-improves-mineral-processing-turnaround-time-2017-09-01 Nica Schreuder ELECTRA MINING BOTSWANA PREVIEW Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461934 1503989785 1504216800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672028_resized_cannedheat2017thyssenkrupp1022.jpg HEAT RETENTION The oven does not lose heat, even with the door open 511 287 EnviroLeach strikes global Jabil partnership http://www.miningweekly.com/article/enviroleach-strikes-global-jabil-partnership-2017-08-30 Creamer Media Reporter URBAN MINING Wed, 30 Aug 2017 23:10:00 +0200 463274 1504168507 1504127400 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Advancing technology signals imminent opening of undersea mineral treasure chest http://www.miningweekly.com/article/advancing-technology-signals-imminent-opening-of-undersea-mineral-treasure-chest-2017-08-29 Henry Lazenby MARINE MINING Tue, 29 Aug 2017 23:40:00 +0200 463114 1504081834 1504042800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674606_resized_indianoceansea1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Peru's Buenaventura seeks partner for arsenic copper project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/perus-buenaventura-seeks-partner-for-arsenic-copper-project-2017-08-29 Reuters COPPER DEVELOPMENT Tue, 29 Aug 2017 19:19:00 +0200 463105 1504027277 1504027140 1506636000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0