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High efficiency drives versatile pump set

By: Shannon de Ryhove     14th September 2018 Pump solutions specialist Integrated Pump Rental recently completed the assembly of an electrically driven Sykes XH150 pump set, which it exhibited at this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition. The pump set consists of a 315 kW motor with a 400 V drive capable of a maximum head of 180 m with a... 

Welding supplier to launch several new products at trade expo

4th September 2018 Welding equipment supplier PTS Welding & Industrial Supplies is launching a new range of innovative welding, cutting and gas products and services for the mining and fabrication industries at this year’s Electra Mining show. PTS Welding & Industrial Supplies MD Paul Stolarczyk says that clients... 

Water management strategy cannot be ignored

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     5th May 2017 With water scarcity and quality being fundamental risks to South Africa’s mines, necessitating that operations understand and develop water management strategies that ensure their viability, the comprehensive strategy of a North West platinum mine presents a level of management to aspire to,... 

Afrivalve Appointed As Official Distributor Of Gemü Valves For Mining Sector In Africa

31st March 2017 Afrivalve, part of the eDART Group of Companies, have further expanded their range to now offer the Gemü Valve and Control Systems range in the mining and metal refining sector in Africa. This further compliments the eDART Slurry Control Valves, C-Tech knife gate valves, Red Roc Pinch valves and... 

US conglomerate uses expo to enter new market

By: Nadine James     23rd September 2016 US vehicle fleet safety conglomerate Safe Fleet wants to use its booth at the quadrennial MINExpo International in Nevada, US, from September 26 to 28 to educate and promote its brands and products as viable, cost-effective safety solutions for mining and construction applications. The... 

Ultrasonic heat and cold measurement for water

29th April 2016 South African process control instrumentation manufacturer and distributor Instrotech, representing Czech Republic manufacturer and supplier of flow meters ELIS PLZEN, is offering the Sonotherm 3070 (SN 3070) – an ultrasonic heat and cold meter. The product is intended to measure absolute... 


By: Site Administrator     2nd September 2011 Tenders arising from a range of sectors  


By: Site Administrator     26th August 2011 Tenders arising from a range of sectors  

New mining applications for engineering company

8th August 2008 Diversified engineering and instramentation company Spirex Sarco has released its new range of valves which can be used in mining applications. 

Local supplier increases instrumentation product offering

By: Chanel de Bruyn     2nd November 2007 Local instrumentation supplier N&Z Instrumentation & Control has increased its product offering to industry and the mining sector. 

Local company exports its largest valve to date

9th March 2007 Local manufacturer, Spirax Sarco South Africa has supplied two pressure balanced 24 inch nominal bore carbon steel valves to a UK based pump test rig. The valves are the largest ever, supplied by Spirax and were freighted out of Johannesburg on January 1, 2007. 

Spanish-made flow meters for local mine

By: elizabeth rebelo     5th November 2004 Randburg-based company C & F Technologies has supplied three Tecfluid high-pressure DP-65 Target flow meters to an underground gold-mine year. 

Logger gets the nod for underground-mine use

By: elizabeth rebelo     5th November 2004 A temperature and humidity logger has been approved for hazardous and explosive environments. 

SA firm goes European

By: andrea marais     23rd July 2004 Leading manufacturer of flow metering devices and orifice plates Proflow, which is part of the JSE Securities Exchange-listed Set Point Technology group, now represents a company called Dwyer.? 

R1,4m diamond project completed

By: renay de     18th June 2004 Supplier of pumping equipment and flow meters to the petrochemical and petroleum industries, Pumptec was recently involved in a project to upgrade the depot fuel pumps at various Transhex mines, including Baken, Bloeddrift and Reuning. 

High-temperature furnaces range offers 50 models

16th May 2003 Stringent demands have been placed on the design and quality standards of furnaces, and for the past 60 years this has been UK company Carbolite’s speciality. 

Instrumentation at danger point

By: System Author     5th February 1999 Urgent action is needed to upgrade instrumentation in old South African mines if accidents are to be avoided, Endress + Hauser MD John Immelman warns in an interview with Mining Weekly. “They’re falling behind dangerously,” Immelman says of instrumentation-upgrading programmes... 


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