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New technologies, mechanisation require adapted mining maintenance

By: Marleny Arnoldi     23rd June 2017 There are numerous developments globally that combine analytics with advanced technologies to enhance the effectiveness of maintenance solutions, complementing the broader trend of mines moving away from one-off cost reductions and employing sustainable cost-management programmes that improve... 

Equipment supplier adapts to meet industry needs

By: Victor Moolman     21st October 2016 Mining equipment supplier Tenova Takraf Africa is offering junior miners in the surface mining industry a tailor-made package that will help new mining operations produce State-owned power utility Eskom-grade coal. 

Independence projects exceed expectations

By: Esmarie Swanepoel     12th January 2015 ASX-listed metals miner Independence Group on Monday told shareholders that production at its three operations in Western Australia had delivered above expectations during the December quarter, exceeding the full 2015 guidance. The Tropicana joint venture, in which Independence holds a 30%... 

Refurbishments, machine assembly completed for coal mine

By: Sashnee Moodley     5th July 2013 Opencast mining, underground solutions and materials handling equipment supplier Tenova Takraf has delivered and assembled a new Bradford coal breaker for a new coal project in Mpumalanga, as well as completed a major breaker refurbishment and replaced two slew bearings on a stacker and reclaimer... 


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