By: Martin Creamer
The official opening of the new Fairbreeze heavy mineral sands mine in Kwazulu-Natal provides an interesting insight into the currency dividend that global companies receive from operating in South Africa. It also throws light on the advantage of vertical integration at a time of weak commodity... →
By: Anine Kilian
The safety needs of women in the mining environment are different from those of men, Deloitte Digital workforce engagement leader Joanne Doyle-Went tells Mining Weekly. “The patriarchal nature of our society has contributed to many women facing hostile situations in the industry, especially in... →
Increased operating costs and decreasing productivity and stability challenges within the mining industry are driving change within the sector, forcing mines to re-evaluate their supply chains and procurement processes while improving controls. According to Lorenzo Borelli, SYSPRO Head of... →
By: Ajoy K Das
Finnish minerals and metals technology solution provider Outotec, has drawn up major expansion plans for India by creating a design hub in the country and offering small, 1.5-million-ton capacity iron-ore pelletisation plants to small miners.
“We are looking at small pellet plants which could be... →