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Timothy Sibanda

Timothy Sibanda

Timothy Sibanda is a former Creamer Media Reporter for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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Role of hydraulic lubricant in improving efficiency highlighted

18th October 2013 Cutting the running costs of a hydraulic or pneumatic system entails that managers and supervisors find alternative ways of enhancing the efficiency of technology, thereby increasing their control over operational variables, says global group of energy and petrochemical companies Shell South... 

Expansion into construction market next step for range

18th October 2013 Johannesburg-based bulk materials handling and mineral processing specialist Osborn aims to improve market penetration with the BX and BXR hydraulic rock breaker range, noting significant opportunities in the construction industry. Osborn sells and markets the range in South Africa on behalf of... 

Distributorship signed with global pneumatics company

18th October 2013 Pneumatics products distributor Neumatics SA reports that it has been appointed the distributor of US-based manufacturer of pneumatic valves, controls systems, and safety products for the fluid power industry ROSS Controls products. 

Milling company introduces energy-saving mill

4th October 2013 Johannesburg-based milling company Energy & Densification Systems (EDS) reports that it is planning to upgrade its energy-saving EDS multishaft mill, which it believes works more efficiently than other designs in the market. “We are currently designing an even more mobile units. This would make... 

Peru mine receives final mill construction permit project

4th October 2013 Underground precious metals producer Hochschild Mining reports that it has received approval from the Peruvian government for the construction of a mill at its 60%-owned Inmaculada advanced project. This represents the completion of the final stage of the project’s construction permitting... 

Software saves company unnecessary capital expenditure

4th October 2013 Australia-based schedule firm Orelogy Consult’s Evorelution scheduling software has been used to save unnecessary capital expenditure for iron- ore specialists Polaris Metals. Polaris commissioned Orelogy to run the software to schedule the openpit Mineral Resources Limited mine, in Western... 

Crushing systems provider contracted for Russian project

4th October 2013 Russian supplier of crushing systems TerraSource Global [TG] reports that it has been awarded a multimillion-dollar contract to provide crushing and screening systems to Uralkali, a potash fertiliser company, at one of it plants in Moscow. The system will include three Gundlach brand crushers,... 

Namibia a keen buyer of new lift

27th September 2013 Elevator and escalator engineering company Schindler, part of Schindler Group, says it has been inundated with orders for its new lift that was launched in April – the Schindler 5500 – especially from Namibia, and is supplying about 20 across Southern Africa. 

Southern Africa distributor receives top award for scissor lifts sales

27th September 2013 Sole distributor of Genie products in Southern Africa Goscor Hi-Reach won the award for Best Performance for Scissor Lifts, which have achieved good sales figures in South Africa, at this years annual Genie Awards. 



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