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Water lab services in demand

By: Nadine James     26th January 2018 Isando-based analytical laboratory Set Point Laboratories – a subsidiary of industrial group Torre Industries – has seen an increased number of enquiries and work for its water laboratory division over the past 12 months, says Set Point senior analyst Moses Lelaka. The increased demand for the... 

Major Transnet Freight Rail mineral mining, chrome maintenance shut

By: Martin Creamer     5th June 2017 Transnet Freight Rail will embark on a seven-day shutdown in the Mineral Mining & Chrome (MMC) area of operation from June 5 to 11. This year’s affected areas include Witbank, Nelspruit, Koedoespoort, Swaziland, Maputo, Empangeni and other lines tapping into Transnet Port Terminals and Transnet... 

Two More Trident Packages Go To Weir Minerals Africa

13th February 2014 In addition to the major cyclone package currently being installed at First Quantum Minerals Ltd’s new Sentinel copper project in Northern Zambia, Weir Minerals Africa has since been awarded two more packages one for Sentinel and the other for Enterprise nickel, which are also part of the greater... 

Pipe manufacturer awarded contract to supply copper mine with main pump columns

By: Zandile Mavuso     13th September 2013 Steel tube and pipe manufacturer Robor Pipe Systems (RPS) has been contracted to supply the main pump columns for the new Synchlonorium project at Mopani Copper Mines, in Zambia, which is scheduled for completion in April 2014. 


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