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Effective open pit mine planning and planning software PDF Available

Over the past 10 years at Ukwazi we have seen and adapted to significant changes in mine planning software and mine planning service providers.  Mine design and scheduling software applications has progressed with leaps and bounds since my first...
26th August 2014
Company Announcement

Schneider Electric introduces StruxureWare for Mining, Minerals and Metals PDF Available

Schneider Electric South Africa, a specialist in energy management, has announced the release of StruxureWare for Mining, Minerals and Metals, a comprehensive suite of applications, which optimises production operations to reduce costs and improve...
31st January 2014
Mining Services

Mining solutions company aims to launch software

Mining solutions company CAE Mining will start regional releases of its CAE Summit Web- and cloud-based strategic openpit mine planning software solution later this year, says CAE Mining technical director Andy Lapworth. CAE Summit assists mining...
25th October 2013
The CAD Corporation

Company Announcement: Product Design Suite- tailored for digital prototyping PDF Available

The CAD Corporation, a Gauteng-based Autodesk software solutions provider founded in late 2009, has already been awarded Autodesk Gold Partner status in recognition of its ability to deliver complete Autodesk software solutions, maintain a high...
10th April 2013
Mining Services

Moving on research and development

Explosives supplier Bulk Mining Explosive’s (BME’s) research into the development of improved explosives solutions has resulted in several products and services being introduced into the South African explosives market, says BME blasting director...
19th November 2010
Weekly Features

Hardware specialist seeks strategic software relationships

Technology firm Dell South Africa is engaging itself in active promotion of its specialised hardware range to a number of software vendors.
6th October 2006

Need for production-management solutions has been identified

Research indicates that mining lags significantly behind other industries in its use of computer-based information systems.
4th March 2005
Weekly Features

Hardworking software

Following its success at BHP Billiton’s Hotazel manganese-mines in South Africa, Micromine officially launched what it terms the world’s first software system for the entire mining process last year.
10th October 2003
Legacy Feature Conent

Program provides 3D representation of mines

A locally-developed automated underground mine planning and scheduling system, Mine 2-4D, delivers cost and performance improvements through efficient data and change management.
10th October 2003
Diversified Miners

Information system solution implemented at mining operation

Heavy minerals mining company Richards Bay Minerals (RBM), in Kwazulu-Natal, has contracted AST ERP Solutions, a business unit of the JSE Securities Exchange-listed AST Group, to implement SAP R/3 as an integrated solution for its information system.
22nd August 2003
News This Week

New handheld technology improves mining efficiency

One of the Asia-Pacific region’s largest dedicated developer of commercial software applications for handheld computers yambay as acquired local company, Pen Systems, and is working with the South African gold- and platinum-mining industry...
6th July 2001
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