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COAL

CIL diversification plans may not find government support

Coal major Coal India Limited’s (CIL’s) diversification plans to enter the chemicals and fertiliser business was expected to hit a government roadblock. According to an official in the Coal Ministry, the new Indian government, led by Prime...
5th June 2014
 
SAFETY

FMC Green River receives coveted safety for a second time

Diversified chemicals company FMC Corp on Wednesday said its Wyoming manufacturing facility had recently earned an award from the Industrial Minerals Association-North America (IMA-NA) for the best overall safety record for 2013 in the large...
4th June 2014
 
EXPLOSIVES

BME continues to grow after 30 years, focused on expansion

Nitric Acid Complex, Sasolburg Celebrating three decades in business, mining explosives company BME has noted continual growth on the African continent throughout this time and has firmly set its future growth sights on further expanding its footprint in Southern and East Africa.
16th May 2014
 
Mining Services

Mining lab focuses on Namibia

Namibia is replete with skilled, English-speaking professionals required by the chemicals and mining industries and, as such, is proving to be an invaluable African investment for many companies worldwide, says mining laboratory services provider...
16th May 2014
 
Breaking News

Creamer Media publishes Canandian Mining Roundup for April 2014

The Canadian Mining Roundup is a business and information tool for decision-makers in the sector and covers activities in the Canadian mining sector over the past month. The roundup presents the information in an easy-to-read disaggregated format,...
7th May 2014
 
Company Announcement

Protecting pump integrity in the mining sector PDF Available

Protecting the integrity of centrifugal process pumps used in critical applications in mining is key to minimising downtime and ensuring the safety of workers. Jacques Visser of Morgan Advanced Materials examines the various technologies available...
6th May 2014
 
Exploration

Artisanal mining continues to threaten water quality

THREATENING WATER QUALITY There are significant environmental problems association with artisanal and small-scale mining While regulated mines have greatly improved their environmental performance over the years, specifically with regard to water management, the use of liquid mercury in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) continues to pose a serious threat to...
2nd May 2014
 
Mining Services

Global gathering creates opportunity for local businesses, says Ghana pumps supplier

The biennial West African Mining and Power Exhibition (Wampex) presents West African businesses with an ideal opportunity to showcase products and services and could help even small-scale businesses gain access to major mining and power industry...
2nd May 2014
 
Tenders

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Tender work arising from state contracts
25th April 2014
 
Corporate Profile

WorleyParsons

Project delivery and consulting services firm WorleyParsons has been consulting in the global resource and energy sectors, as well as other complex-process industries, since its inception in 1977. With a wealth of expertise and experience in the...
25th April 2014
 
Base Metals

Tramecon

IN PROGRESS A laboratory container conversion Established in 2007, Johannesburg-based mining laboratory services provider Tramecon provides turnkey laboratory solutions to new mining projects, including workload determination, staff training, laboratory design commissioning and management....
18th April 2014
 
CORPORATE ACTIVITY

Orica secures BEE partner, set to expand African footprint

Leven Moodley and Dallas Wilkinson ASX-listed global commercial explosives and mining and tunnelling ground support provider Orica and South Africa-headquartered investment group Reindus Holdings have partnered to further Orica Mining Services South Africa’s (OMSSA's) African...
7th April 2014
 
 
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