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Systematic Ground Support – The Ontario Example

Updated 3 hours ago The pursuit of zero harm is at the top of the agenda for all members of the global mining community.  A safe mine brings many benefits including higher productivity, reduced down time, fewer accidents, a stronger social license to operate, and a better overall reputation for a mining company.... 

Systematic Ground Support – The Ontario Example

Systematic Ground Support – The Ontario Example

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Caledonia Mining Corporation PLC – Blanket Gold Mine

Updated 6 hours ago HEREBY ISSUES WARNING There are persons illicitly posing as employees of the group, acting in a procurement capacity. 

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Mining Indaba takes home 1st prize for ‘Best large-scale event’ at the 2018 Conference Awards

By: Creamer Media Reporter      10th August 2018 On 29th June 2018 members of the Mining Indaba team attended the London Conference Awards, which took place at the beautiful venue City Central at the HAC. Chosen by judges from a shortlist of 8 finalists, Investing in African Mining Indaba came away with the prestigious title of ‘Best... 

Mining Indaba takes home 1st prize for ‘Best large-scale event’ at the 2018 Conference Awards

RMB Corvest assists clients internationally

8th August 2018 RMB Corvest has realised significant returns in exiting the Servest Group, demonstrating its expertise internationally. RMB Corvest is a preferred PE partner, commanding an authoritative track record in the field and enjoying the diverse skills of an experienced executive team. “Our emphasis is... 

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Eskom pilots incentive designed to claw back 5 TWh of energy-intensive demand 

By: Terence Creamer     6th August 2018 State-owned electricity producer Eskom has confirmed that it has entered into a sales incentive pilot programme with nine large industrial customers in a bid to stabilise sales to electricity-intensive industries. The two-year sales incentive pilot programme, which commenced on June 1, has the... 

Eskom pilots incentive designed to claw back 5 TWh of energy-intensive demand

New graphite factory bolsters mining, foundry product offerings

By: Schalk Burger     2nd August 2018 A new graphite facility, Graphite Freezeline Solutions, was opened last month on industrial engineering firm Thos Begbie’s manufacturing campus, in Middelburg. It will reduce the time to manufacture products that include graphite components, especially for the mining and foundry industry, says... 

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Bureau Veritas Analytical Services - Petrography

2nd August 2018 Bureau Veritas has years of experience in providing petrographic analysis to the coal industry. Our highly qualified and experienced team of technical staff and operators are accredited by the international committee of coal and organic petrology. Bureau Veritas is dedicated to delivering a... 

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The world changed in November 2015 - Read below for the reasons why.....

23rd July 2018 The world changed on the 5th November 2015 when the Samarco Bento Rodrigues tailings dam in Brazil failed, killing at least 17 people and contaminating the Doce River and ultimately the Atlantic.  The costs are running close to US$ 5 billion and will do doubt escalate due to ongoing claims... 

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Rand Merchant Bank cements its relationship with First Quantum Minerals

11th July 2018 The positive outlook for the copper sector bodes well for Zambia and its copper mines with copper comprising around 60% of the country’s total exports, while the country is expected to produce more than 1 million tonnes of the metal this year. Mining companies such as Canadian-based First... 

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Private equity useful in current economy

6th July 2018 Using private equity to gain capital, especially for small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that might not meet the criteria to qualify for bank loans, seems like a preferential means of raising capital in South Africa’s current tough economic climate, according to private equity company RMB... 

Private equity useful in current economy

Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability. Isosyn Technology

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Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability. Isosyn Technology

Copper industry in crisis, new areas pursued

By: Jessica Oosthuizen     13th June 2018 The global copper industry is in crisis – traditional orebodies are becoming depleted and the commodity market has depressed the price of copper to such an extent that mining companies cannot afford to invest in expansion or new equipment, says foundry and engineering company Thos Begbie group... 

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The Internet of Things – Monitoring Mine Performance

13th June 2018 The Internet of Things (IoT) is coming to a mine near you.  And it would be a determined Luddite who resists this new wave – the next great industrial revolution that is transforming our world.  Bell Labs has described the “goal of the Internet of All Things to be to build a digital... 

The Internet of Things – Monitoring Mine Performance

Mining Weekly is now available on your Smart Watch

12th June 2018 Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly is now available on smart watches.  This enables readers to take a quick look at their watch in order to see the headlines and first paragraph of news stories as they break. 

Mining Weekly is now available on your Smart Watch

Mandela Mining Precinct partner boasts simulation capabilities, serves as ‘test-bed’ for Mining 4.0 technologies 

By: Nadine James     7th June 2018 SiMINE @ Mandela Mining Precinct, located at Carlow Road in Johannesburg, effectively offers two core services – experiential mining simulation as well as a “test bed” for Mining 4.0 principles and systems – for the betterment of the industry, says SiMINE director Gary Lane. He explains that... 

Mandela Mining Precinct partner boasts simulation capabilities, serves as ‘test-bed’ for Mining 4.0 technologies

Don’t let your network dictate your choices

7th June 2018 Strata Worldwide and RFI Technology Solutions have joined forces to bring the underground world a simple yet powerful solution for overcoming many of the classic constraints of typical digital networks. It assists in resolving the common “last mile” difficulties of getting power and connectivity... 

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The Africa Rail story - Promoting excellence

30th May 2018 Africa Rail has grown to become the largest and most established rail event in Africa. Africa Rail now enters its 21st successful year, hosting over 28 African countries, 200 global speakers and the best suppliers in rail from across the globe. 

The Africa Rail story - Promoting excellence

Deloitte Intelligent Mine

24th May 2018 The Deloitte Intelligent Mine is groundbreaking solution, which illustrate how digital transformation in mining addresses legacy industry challenges, safety improvements and enabling the required step change in performance. Deloitte has collaborated with a number of leading technology business... 

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Lerala Diamond Mine Limited is going on auction

17th May 2018 Whether you’re an established or junior miner interested in expanding your mining portfolio, GoIndustry DoveBid SA proudly presents the disposal of Lerala Diamond Mine. Lerala Diamond Mine Ltd is in Liquidation and is being taken to public auction via GoIndustry’s trusted online bidding platform.... 

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5th Mining On Top: Africa Summit

15th May 2018 MOTA is the most definitive African mining conference for Europe, uniting Ministers from Africa’s most established and emerging mining economies with global mining executives, investors and service providers to meet, share ideas, connect and encourage greater partnerships & stakeholder engagement. 

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8th Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference & Exhibition

3rd May 2018 For 7 years, ZIMEC has played a pivotal role in shaping a sustainable growth path for the development of Zambia’s mining and energy sectors. 

8th Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference & Exhibition

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SAMSS – your complete solutions partner

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SAMSS – your complete solutions partner

S African foundry aims to expand footprint in North America 

By: Donald Makhafola     11th April 2018 The capacity of some aspects of the smelting industry in North America, such as the steel sector, has significantly deteriorated in the past 25 years, as a result of Chinese companies dominating the market and supplying cheaper products, says South Africa-based foundry and engineering company... 

S African foundry aims to expand footprint in North America

Strata expanding product lines, expanding choices

5th April 2018 Strata Worldwide announces StrataConnect DigitalBRIDGE™, a new underground network solution created through a recently established partnership with RFI Technology Solutions of Australia. 

Strata expanding product lines, expanding choices

Mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed 

By: Mia Breytenbach     6th March 2018 To refine and improve the execution of recruitment within the mining industry, mining and engineering professionals recruiter TrueVine Consulting has developed a new, innovative online recruitment platform, called Digger. “Digger is a digital recruitment, talent management and staff retention... 

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Managing severely distorted high temperature cylinders

15th February 2018 Millions of Rands saved through improved Turbine maintenance practices by Eskom Rotek Industries. 

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Zimbabwe Mining Investment Conference 2018

15th February 2018 Zimbabwe has turned a new leaf , announced new investor friendly mining policies and is Open for Business and is set on rapidly growing its economy with mining investors being key players. The Zimbabwe Mining Investments Conference 2018 will discuss as well as showcase the vast investment... 

Local PGMs industry at risk, but service provider optimistic 

By: Simone Liedtke     13th February 2018 South Africa – which accounts for about 80% of the global platinum-group metals (PGMs) reserve – is at risk of receiving less valuable foreign exchange, owing to ever-increasing mining costs and the uncertainty created by the socio-political strife on the local platinum belt, states South African... 

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Africa’s premier mining and construction trade fair

8th February 2018  

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Mining Indaba attendees can look forward to reinforced programme

6th February 2018 With commodity prices improving and the mining industry moving towards positive growth, indications are that participants at the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2018 will experience the “return of investor appetite” first-hand, says Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose. This renewed investor interest... 

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Mining Indaba to provide ‘first-hand experience’ of return of investor appetite

By: Nadine James     1st February 2018 With commodity prices improving and the mining industry moving towards positive growth, indications are that participants at the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2018 will experience the “return of investor appetite” first-hand, says Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose. 

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Creamer Media wows market with combined subscription offer

By: Creamer Media Reporter      30th January 2018 Creamer Media’s Research Channel Africa is a powerful information tool, providing real-time intelligence on industry and mining developments in Africa. Publishing Editor, Martin Creamer urges readers to “make a smart choice for 2018 and take up Creamer Media’s combined subscription offer”.  This... 

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Coal 2017: A review of South Africa's coal sector (PDF Report)

22nd January 2018 Creamer Media’s Coal 2017 report examines South Africa’s coal industry with regard to the business environment, the main participants, local demand, coal exports and coal logistics, projects being undertaken by the large and smaller participants, as well as various issues affecting the sector,... 

Coal 2017: A review of South Africa's coal sector (PDF Report)
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