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Solid growth strategy for slurry pump group

Slurry pump group Weir Warman Africa has a solid growth strategy going forward, following the company’s acquisition earlier this year of pump supplier CH Warman Pump Group.
29th August 2008
Mining Services

Electricity supply security concerns inspire diesel-driven pump installation

Unplanned power outages, which have affected business across South Africa in recent years, has prompted a major platinum miner in the Thabazimbi district to invest R6-million on the installation of stand-by diesel-driven underground dewatering...
31st August 2007

Pumping scheme at vanadium plant proves challenging

The pumping scheme developed at Vanchem’s vanadium beneficiation plant in Witbank provided a challenge for engineering firm Golder Associates Africa.
1st September 2006

Refurbished pumps supplied to mines

Leading supplier of refurbished mineral-processing equipment, Manhattan Corporation, has secured various contracts and successfully supplied a variety of refurbished pumps to numerous mining groups, says technical director Michael Pouroullis.
1st September 2006

Slurry specialist celebrates 97th birthday

Weir-EnviroTech, trading as Weir Minerals Africa, will again be exhibiting at Electra Mining this year.
25th August 2006

Specialised valves for specialised needs

“Our objective is to become market leaders in the specialised valve market,” reports Weir Valves & Controls GM Jimmy Georgiou.
12th August 2005

Company in drive to grow beyond power generation industry

In its drive to become South Africa’s largest specialised valve supplier, catering for the full industrial spectrum and not just power generation industry, Hopkinsons South Africa, a division of Weir-Envirotech, has acquired yet another...
14th March 2003

Supplier acquires two agencies

In order to provide its customers with a more complete package, Hopkinsons Valves, a division of Weir-EnviroTech, acquired two agencies earlier this year.
16th August 2002

Industry maintains steady growth

pump With platinum operations leading the way, the mining pumps industry is quite vibrant at present. Mining Weekly features reporter Zonika Botha speaks to South African Pump Manufacturing Association (Sapma) chairperson Bob Mackie about the industry...
21st June 2002

New pump material for corrosive applications

A new material developed by Weir-Enviro Tech for use in the manufacture of metal centrifugal pump components suited for corrosive and erosive applications is now available in South Africa.
6th July 2001
News This Week

New technology for transporting solids

A new technology for the hydro-transportation of solids has been developed in South Africa.
6th October 2000
News This Week

R2,5m Ugandan pump contract

Contracts for the supply of 116 pumps worth more than R2,5-million to the Kasese Cobalt company for use in a new cobalt-processing plant near the old Kilembe copper-mine in Uganda have been secured by Weir-Envirotech. The plant is a world-first in...
19th February 1999
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