Mining Weekly | Valves http://www.miningweekly.com/page/valves Tue, 21 Aug 2018 04:51:54 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Valve testing to ensure reliability, longevity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valve-testing-to-ensure-reliability-longevity-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493997 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743313_resized_valvesattech08181022.jpg TESTING IN THE HORIZONTAL The horizontal positioning of the valve allows for accurate testing 511 287 Combined actuator process more cost effective http://www.miningweekly.com/article/combined-actuator-process-more-cost-effective-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494057 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743457_resized_valvesrotorkskil08181022.jpg SKILLFUL MONITORING The Skilmatic actuator is effectively integrated to monitor performance and maximize safety 511 287 IDC facilitates empowerment initiative in valves sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/idc-facilitates-empowerment-initiative-in-valves-sector-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494001 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743324_resized_valvesuvcains08181022.jpg STRENGTH IN NUMBERS Ainsworth Engineering and United Valve Company will continue to support each other under new ownership 511 287 New-configuration valve creates export potential http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-configuration-valve-creates-export-potential-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Valves Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493957 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743213_resized_valvesastore08181022.jpg THE MORE THE MERRIER The new hole configuration of the FK d90 industrial butterfly valve allows for better placement 511 287 First ‘Resources for Future Generations’ conference to be held in Vancouver http://www.miningweekly.com/article/first-resources-for-future-generations-conference-to-be-held-in-vancouver-2018-04-13 Henry Lazenby RFG2018 CONFERENCE Fri, 13 Apr 2018 22:53:00 +0200 483904 1523862594 1523652780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000719943_resized_rfg2018chairpersonjohnthompson1022april2018.jpg RFG2018 chairperson John Thompson 511 287 Chemical-resistance valves an imperative for processing plants http://www.miningweekly.com/article/thermoplastic-industrial-valves-offering-chemical-resistance-for-processing-plants-2018-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478928 1520318978 1520546400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708973_resized_dkmanualgroupastorekeymakminingvalves0320181022.jpg MULTIPLE MATERIALS The DK valves are available in unplasticised polyvinyl chloride, chlorinated polyvinyl chloride, polypropylene homopolymer and polyvinylidene fluoride 511 287 Thermoplastic valves lightweight and cost saving http://www.miningweekly.com/article/thermoplastic-valves-lightweight-and-cost-saving-2018-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478929 1520318978 1520546400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708978_resized_safiflangedpolypropylenediaphragmvalvebmgminingvalves0320181022.jpg MINING READY SAFi’s lightweight polymer materials are integrated with a robust valve design to handle abrasive materials in demanding industries 511 287 Zone valves provide effective fire protection, reduce system cost http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zone-valves-provide-effective-fire-protection-reduce-system-cost-2018-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 479004 1520318978 1520546400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709154_resized_fstzsv25miningvalves0320181022.jpg FREE-FLOWING The ZSV-25 valve acts as a selector valve, directing the flow of Inergen fire-extinguishing agent to the correct zones, should a fire break out 511 287 World's biggest mining show draws huge crowd, signalling mining investment optimism http://www.miningweekly.com/article/worlds-biggest-mining-show-draws-huge-crowd-signalling-mining-investment-optimism-2018-03-07 Henry Lazenby PDAC 2018 Wed, 07 Mar 2018 22:17:00 +0200 480480 1520497111 1520453820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000712585_resized_pdac261022.jpg 511 287 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 Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:47:00 +0200 476717 1520336869 1520336820 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 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 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73194_digger_realeconomyreport-476.mp458633327 Innovative mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed. Editing: Darlene Creamer and Christo Greyling. Innovative mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed. Editing: Darlene Creamer and Christo Greyling. 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 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 Modular Reflux Classifier launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/flsmidth-launches-new-modular-rc-plant-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach MINERAL PROCESSING Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469885 1511877000 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000689623_resized_minprocessingflsmidthcountryheaddeondekock102017duanedaws1022.jpg DEON DE KOCK With this modular plant, we can really live our vision by delivering that extra value 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 Atlas Copco http://www.miningweekly.com/article/atlas-copco-2017-10-20 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467153 1508246291 1508450400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685482_resized_0000683463atlascopcoautomaticfunctionsontherigincreaseoperatorsafetyimprovesworkingenvironmentandincreasesproductivity1022.jpg 511 287 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 Proper process control components increase processing efficiency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/proper-process-control-components-increase-processing-efficiency-2017-09-08 Marleny Arnoldi Valves 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 Mining to continue to support valves industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-to-continue-to-support-valves-industry-2017-08-11 Nica Schreuder Valves Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459489 1501769231 1502402400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667473_resized_panafricangoldprocessing.jpg WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND Commodity prices are expected to improve and give rise to a massive mineral-processing plant expansion across Africa 511 288 Growth aids new sales platform http://www.miningweekly.com/article/growth-provided-to-new-sales-platforms-2017-08-11 Nica Schreuder Valves Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459724 1501769232 1502402400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667435_resized_ballvalvesbyrgrtechnologies20171022.jpg COMPLEXITY Despite the sophisticated nature of valves, ValveConnect emphasises that they are still commodity items accessible through an online platform 511 287 Local valves company employs competitive strategy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-valves-company-employs-competitive-strategy-2017-08-11 Nica Schreuder Valves Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459498 1501769231 1502402400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666234_resized_julienvanniekerkdateunknownarcontrols1022.jpg JULIEN VAN NIEKERK AR Controls has invested heavily in IncoValve & Controls to stimulate new product development 511 287 Low-pressure hydraulic valve to offer adaptability http://www.miningweekly.com/article/low-pressure-hydraulic-valve-to-offer-adaptability-2017-07-21 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457751 1500361739 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662184_resized_stainlesssteelpressurereducingstationaustraliahydromineprojectsmininghydraulics0720171022.jpg ALLEVIATING PRESSURE Hydromine Projects’ stainless steel pressure reducing stations maintain downstream pressures at a pipeline installation in Australia 511 287 Valves range to cater for smaller flow applications http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valve-range-to-cater-for-smaller-flow-applications-2017-07-21 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457512 1500361739 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661797_resized_hds34turnkeyhydraulicsmininghydraulics0720171022.jpeg LESS IS MORE The HDS-24 operates at 130 l/min and is a smaller version of Bucher’s widely used HDS-34 valve bank, which operates at 180 l/min 511 287 Hydropower – what the industry needs now http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydropower-what-the-industry-needs-now-2017-07-21 Marleny Arnoldi Valves Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457484 1530102348 1500588000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661794_resized_novatekwaterrecirculationdrillmininghydraulicshydropower0720171022.jpeg HOLY WATER Existing hydropower technology can deliver significant increases in productivity, reduced operational and maintenance costs, and up to 80% less energy consumption than pneumatic drills 511 287 Mining Indaba offering new junior zone, boosting interface opportunities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-indaba-offering-new-junior-zone-boosting-interface-opportunities-2017-07-03 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 04 Jul 2017 08:00:00 +0200 457355 1508149025 1499148000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661354_resized_alexgrosemartinonlinepic.jpeg Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose (right) with Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69733_2017-07-03_alexgrose_-_hd_web.mp428703095Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose outlines to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer the major new focus on junior miner involvement. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Investing in African Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose outlines to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer the major new focus on junior miner involvement. Video and Video Editing: Lionel da Silva. Pretoria company to service, supply new pumps range http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-gains-access-to-product-range-as-new-supplier-2017-06-09 Tasneem Bulbulia Valves Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453961 1497253678 1497564000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653365_resized_pumpsksblineproductrange05201711022.jpg PRODUCT ACCESS Mechanical Rotating Solutions will be granted access to the full range of original-equipment manufactured in Germany by KSB Pumps & Valves 511 287 Valves training centre well received by industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valves-training-centre-well-received-by-industry-2017-05-05 Tasneem Bulbulia Valves Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449937 1493196487 1493935200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643172_resized_minewateravkvalves042017jpg1022.jpg VITAL COMPONENT It is critical that mines select the correct valves to suit their specifications for quality water-flow solutions 511 287 A catalyst for innovation, Goldcorp pushes the envelope on technological advances http://www.miningweekly.com/article/a-catalyst-for-innovation-goldcorp-pushes-the-envelope-on-technological-advances-2017-03-11 Henry Lazenby MINING INNOVATION Sat, 11 Mar 2017 01:13:00 +0200 446147 1489393838 1489187580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000633215_resized_goldcorppenasquitowomen1022march2017.jpg Goldcorp’s existing policies promote diversity in the work place 511 287 Restructuring ahead of expected mining boom http://www.miningweekly.com/article/restructuring-ahead-of-expected-mining-boom-2017-03-10 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444144 1488868455 1489096800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628789_resized_valvesdezurikvalve2arcontrolsprovided201702221022.jpg SEVERE SERVICE The DeZurik KSV valve is being used at high-altitude locations that require piping systems to pump slurry up or down mountains 511 287 Certification grows company’s sales, ups market share http://www.miningweekly.com/article/certification-grows-company-market-share-ups-sales-2017-03-10 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444410 1488868455 1489096800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629358_resized_stewartsandlloyds4nicola02051022.jpg SERVICE DELIVERY Stewarts & Lloyds attributes its strategically located branch network to always being able to ensure minimal downtime for customers 511 287 Facility set to boost skills, grow industry after slump http://www.miningweekly.com/article/facility-set-to-boost-skills-grow-industry-after-slump-2017-03-10 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 444138 1488868455 1489096800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000628778_resized_valvesavkvalvessouthernafrica180916duane1022.jpg SKILLS TRANSFER The students trained at AVK’s Alrode facility are from technical schools and universities and professionals from the valves industry 511 287 New knife-gate valve can slash maintenance time to just 15 minutes http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cartridge-design-of-new-valve-significantly-reduces-maintenance-time-2016-10-21 David Oliveira EQUIPMENT Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200 431929 1476714153 1477000800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Electronic equipment supplier attends Limpopo mining exhibition http://www.miningweekly.com/article/electronic-equipment-supplier-attends-limpopo-mining-exhibition-2016-09-16 Nadine James Valves Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426366 1473751420 1473976800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000584713_resized_grootegelukcoalmine1022.jpeg GROOTEGELUK COAL MINE The Lephalale mine is one of the largest opencast coal mines in the world 511 287 Consultant promotes technology over subsidies to ensure sustainability http://www.miningweekly.com/article/consultant-promotes-technology-over-subsidies-to-ensure-sustainability-2016-09-16 Nadine James Valves Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426337 1490697601 1473976800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000584551_resized_lorenzotencati1022.jpg LORENZO TENCATI It is technology, not government subsidies, that will add value to the South African mining industry 511 287 Control valves market value over $13m by 2022 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/control-valves-market-value-over-13m-by-2022-2016-08-05 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 421003 1470039410 1470348000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Valve in operation on tailings line for four years http://www.miningweekly.com/article/valve-in-operation-for-four-years-on-tailings-line-2016-08-05 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420957 1470039409 1470348000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000571049_resized_valvescrossdeltaprovided1022.jpg GREATER RELIABILITY The Delta International valve manufacturing process employs tight tolerances and minimum clearances to ensure reliable performance 511 287 Next-generation valves to boost market growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/next-gen-valves-to-boost-market-growth-2016-08-05 Victor Moolman Valves Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 420960 1480497886 1470348000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000571058_resized_valvesunitedvalvecompanyduane1022.jpg COMPETITIVE CAPIBILITIES Many industrial valve vendors are developing next-generation valves with additional capabilities to increase their foothold in the competitive market 511 287 Mining equipment sector to reach $156bn by 2022 – report http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-equipment-sector-to-reach-156bn-by-2022-report-2016-07-06 Ilan Solomons MINING EQUIPMENT Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:45:00 +0200 419318 1467885754 1467816300 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000566367_resized_weatherlycopperminingprojectsnamibia1022.jpg 511 287 West African chamber to launch at Ghana mining event http://www.miningweekly.com/article/west-african-chamber-to-launch-at-ghana-mining-event-2016-04-08 Robyn Wilkinson Valves Fri, 08 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 405090 1459777532 1460066400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000527544_resized_wampex1022.jpg LOCATION LOCATION The West African Mining & Power Exhibition serves as a valuable platform for networking between key industry players 511 287