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The outsourced asset care service – is this a panacea for the struggling maintenance departments of small to medium-sized enterprises?

29th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Proper and consistent maintenance can make or break businesses. The headline in a local newspaper, Business Day – dated 13/06/2022, reads “Poor performance and degradation of rail and port infrastructure have seen SA’s coal exports drop 20% from about 80 million tonnes in 2017 to about 64 million... 

SITECH SA has been appointed as the exclusive dealer for Loadscan® in the African territory

28th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Over 20 years ago, Loadscan® invented and patented the original load volume scanner, and since then has been the market leader in providing certified, accurate and reliable load information in various industries. They are the only volumetric scanning manufacturer with internationally recognised... 

Dealing with fire risk in a mining environment

28th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Mining vehicles such as excavators, haul trucks and even drag lines are high-value assets that operate in arduous conditions where there is a high fire risk. This means that pre-shift and weekly inspections on mining vehicles are essential to ensure that the fire prevention system is in good... 

Training programme at VUP delivers sought-after skills

28th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Thanks to Murray & Roberts Cementation’s training initiatives at the Venetia Underground Project (VUP) near Musina in Limpopo Province, two community members – Lucky Ndou and Nakedi Montja – have been able to realise their dreams of becoming diesel mechanics, a qualification in high demand in... 

Would you have an unqualified planner planning your shutdown?

28th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Maintenance shutdowns are frequently required to carry out maintenance (and other) activities that can only be done while the process is offline. Maintenance shutdowns are costly to implement and require intensive planning. A solid plan ensures that quality work gets done within scope, budget and... 

Eightfold surge in profits in 2020 sees Shumani clinch major business award

23rd June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / An eightfold surge in profits during 2020, the height of the Covid-19 lockdown in South Africa, has seen Shumani Industrial Equipment awarded the 2021 Goscor Business Unit of the Year Award. Outstanding new equipment forklift sales, combined with a large contribution from the expanded rental... 

Planned implosion of two silos at Kusasalethu in Carletonville

23rd June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Numerous mines in South Africa are either reaching the end of their productive lifespans, or have redundant infrastructure on-site that either needs to be refurbished or demolished. Here is where Phoenecian Group offers an essential service to the mining industry. The company specialises in... 

Global growth for proven Multotec trommel screens

21st June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The demand for trommel screens is picking up globally, contributing to the growing international footprint of South Africa-based minerals processing equipment specialist Multotec. According to Francois Fouche, vice-president of screen media at Multotec, the company’s reputation for quality,... 

More to see and do at Electra Mining Africa, celebrating 50 years this year

21st June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Electra Mining Africa and its line-up of conferences and free-to-attend seminars will be taking place from 5-9 September at the Expo Centre, Nasrec, in Johannesburg. Hundreds of exhibitors are ready to showcase their latest innovations, technology, products and services at Southern Africa’s... 

ERSBio partners with ALCO-Safe to incorporate alcohol testing into customised intelligent time and attendance solutions

17th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / ERSBio, a leading South African specialist in customised biometric time and attendance solutions, has partnered with ALCO-Safe to incorporate standalone breathalysers with advanced reporting capabilities into their offering.  “Alcohol testing is a natural extension of time and attendance... 

Ipieca becomes official African Energy Week Partner

15th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / African Energy Week (AEW), one of Africa’s premier events for the oil and gas sector, is proud to announce the signing of a partnership agreement with Ipieca, the global oil and gas association for advancing environmental and social performance across the energy transition. As an official partner... 

UMS fast-tracks projects with front-end engineering capability

14th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Over the last five years, the United Mining Services (UMS) Group has evolved its operations to combine the capabilities of the UMS METS and UMS Shaft Sinkers businesses to facilitate a seamless project transition for clients from concept to prefeasibility, feasibility and into execution.  With... 

Customised design wins Anglogan crane order

14th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / (Virtual Showroom): An order for an overhead crane and gantry specifically designed to overcome delivery and functionality constraints has been placed by Consulmet Pty Ltd on crane and hoist manufacturer Condra. Manufacture of the crane, which is for a mine in Angola, began in April. A customised... 

MacLean battery electric mining vehicle technology to support Glencore all-electric mine

14th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Craig Mine Onaping Depth Project selects MacLean full-fleet electrification With the Onaping Depth Project advancing towards production, MacLean battery electric mining vehicles (BEVs) have been selected by Glencore’s Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations (Glencore Sudbury INO) as one of the... 

Sandvik customers welcome new crushing solution

13th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Quarry owners have given an enthusiastic reception to two new Sandvik static crushing solutions – the Reborn plant and the FastPlant™ – which both offer fast delivery times and substantial cost savings. The plants clearly fill a market need and several installations are already up and running in... 

OPTRON

10th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Dear Valued Client We are pleased to announce that OPTRON has been appointed as the African distributor for Reutech Mining, a division of Reutech (Pty) Ltd. 

Minerals Council of SA estimates that SA loses R7bn a year through illegal mining

10th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Illegal mining in South Africa continues to debilitate the mining industry presenting an array of challenges. Mine operators find themselves scrambling for answers on a daily basis in maintaining all facets of mine security. On 28 & 29 June, Pinpoint Stewards will be hosting the Global Mine... 

Booyco Electronics builds capability, skills in SA economy

9th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / (Virtual Showroom): Driven by stringent mine safety requirements underpinned by legislation, South Africa is a global front-runner in proximity detection systems (PDS) with Booyco Electronics as a recognised local trailblazer with growing production and engineering capability. The company’s Jet... 

Planned implosion of two silos at Kusasalethu in Carletonville

9th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Numerous mines in South Africa are either reaching the end of their productive lifespans, or have redundant infrastructure on-site that either needs to be refurbished or demolished. Here is where Phoenecian Group offers an essential service to the mining industry. The company specialises in... 

Could mathematical optimisation help with South Africa’s energy crisis?

9th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / According to the National Planning Commission, there is a pressing need for an Independent, Transmission System and Market Operator (ITSMO) in South Africa in order to turnaround the country’s current debilitating energy crisis. The National Development Plan (NDP) 2029 is explicit on the... 

Special use culverts … with windows

8th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / When one thinks of precast concrete culverts one imagines them installed under bridges and roads enabling stormwater to flow freely and preventing the destruction of bridges and roads. So, when a mining operation from the North West Province contacted Rocla for culverts for a smelter tunnel that... 

Placing mining communities on path to better employment

8th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The overwhelming majority of mining community members who have participated in Triple E Training’s training programmes have completed all four levels of their adult basic education and training (ABET). It is the high progress rate of the company’s learners that continues to set it aside from... 

Murray & Roberts' mining business makes strong recovery

6th June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / The Mining Platform of Murray & Roberts, one of the world’s leading mining contracting businesses, is fast putting the economic effects of the COVID pandemic behind it and its order book has now recovered to pre-pandemic levels. “Our order book was eroded in the immediate aftermath of the global... 

Rosond appoints new Operations Director to lead its expansion

2nd June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Drilling technology solutions provider Rosondof Midrand has appointed Clement Rikhotsoas its new Operations Director. This follows Clement initially joining as a project consultant in 2019 to assist Rosond with the onboarding of 27 state-of-the-art drill rigs and crew at the Kolomela and Sishen... 

ABB unveils future of process automation

2nd June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / ABB has released its White Paper entitled “The DCS of tomorrow: ABB’s process automation system vision,” which outlines how process automation systems will evolve to support industries as they undergo digital transformation and shift to sustainable energy sources.  For more than a century,... 

Longstanding SKF customer improves critical equipment monitoring and boosts mine production by switching to online data collection

1st June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / A leading nickel mine in Madagascar had been using a manual vibration data collection process on its critical equipment for many years. Fed up with frequent breakdowns and subsequent costly unplanned downtime, the mine heeded SKF’s sound advice on the cost-saving advantages and added value of an... 

Filter press to aid in protecting and preserving water resources 

1st June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Zululand Anthracite Colliery (ZAC) has commissioned a new 25 ton-an-hour filter press at its coal washing plant, in Emakhalathini, KwaZulu-Natal.  The filter press removes slurry from the water used in the coal washing process and will aid in preventing incidents such as the coal slurry spill... 

ESG – Taking a purpose driven approach to creating value and impact in Africa

1st June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / “ESG” stands for Environmental, Social, and Governance. ESG has become a ‘buzzword’ (or, better put, another three-letter acronym) in the corporate world. You will have seen high level ESG related commitments being formulated by large companies, banks and investment companies as well as... 

LED highbay lighting for workshop

1st June 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / BEKA Schréder has supplied the LED highbay lighting solution at Liebherr-Africa’s crane workshop in Springs near Johannesburg. BEKA Schréder was approached by Liebherr-Africa as they were looking for a reliable LED lighting luminaire manufacturer and supplier. BEKA Schréder’s ECOBAY, an LED... 

BME to highlight opportunities at Canadian Mining Expo

31st May 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Mining solutions specialist BME Mining Canada Inc. will use the Canadian Mining Expo to further highlight its blasting technology and other services to the Canadian mining industry. Being held in Timmins, one of Canada’s important mining hubs, the event provides BME Mining Canada Inc. with a... 

Micromine releases new tools for enhanced geological and resource modelling 

31st May 2022 / MEDIA STATEMENT / Micromine's industry-leading exploration and resource estimation solution has just got better with its latest version, Micromine Origin 2022.5.  The enhanced functionality of the company's flagship product is led by three vital brand new tools to equip exploration and resource geologists with... 

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