Mining Weekly | Coal https://www.miningweekly.com/page/coal-1 Tue, 27 Sep 2022 16:54:48 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 New initiative to optimise cross-border transit https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-digital-initiative-to-optimise-cross-border-transit-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609762 1648458261 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Energy company commits to education https://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-company-commits-to-education-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609745 1648634663 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Detection system ensures safety on coal mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/detection-system-ensures-safety-on-coal-mines-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609734 1648634781 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000990713_resized_monitechcoal1022.jpg DRILL PLATFORM DETECTION SYSTEM The system can be adapted to suit the application and the mine. Monitech collaborates with clients to find solutions to problems and resolve their challenges regarding safety 511 287 Bulks most affected by Russia-Ukraine conflict https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bulks-most-affected-by-russia-ukraine-conflict-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609742 1648635054 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Company develops dust suppressants to assist miners https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-develops-dust-suppressants-to-assist-miners-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609748 1648643570 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000989488_resized_rtscoal1022.jpg DUST SUPPRESSION METHODS Dust suppression methods involve a surface-active agent added to water that is applied to the bulk material through spray or foaming systems to lift the dust extinction moisture levels 511 287 Growing uncertainty around local coal industry’s future https://www.miningweekly.com/article/growing-uncertainty-around-local-coal-industrys-future-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609731 1648808072 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000989485_resized_gemecscoal1022.jpg DEAD END? A lot of uncertainty persists, with no clear direction on the road ahead, especially for junior and midtier coal mining companies, many of which are Gemecs clients 511 287 Gas will outpace coal – firm https://www.miningweekly.com/article/natural-gas-will-outpace-oil-coal-by-16-in-five-years-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609749 1648808153 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000989495_resized_kearneycoal1022.jpg NEW KID ON THE BLOCK Recent gas finds in South Africa and Mozambique could create a greater interest in oil and gas exploration within the Southern Africa region 511 287 Mining conference to highlight key coal research topics https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-conference-to-highlight-key-coal-research-topics-2022-04-01 Anna Moross Coal Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609738 1648811968 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000989479_resized_coaltechcoal02221022.jpg COAL RESEARCH The colloquium presentations are all current research projects, and the completed project reports are accessible on the Coaltech website 511 287 Coal still a lifeline for South Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-still-a-lifeline-for-s-africa-as-transition-begins-2021-09-02 Nadine Ramdass Coal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594010 1631598988 1631829600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000960142_resized_lesleyjeffreysrkconsulting0209211022.jpg LESLEY JEFFERY Another 20 to 30 years of reliance on coal in South Africa expected 511 287 SOE challenges hamper growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/eskom-and-transnet-related-challenges-hamper-domestic-coal-market-growth-2021-09-02 Nadine Ramdass Coal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594008 1631598987 1631829600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000960166_resized_andrewlanedeloitte0209211022.jpg ANDREW LANE There is a big opportunity for public and private sector cooperation on the delivery of infrastructure 511 287 Sewerage project brings hope https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sewerage-project-brings-hope-to-emalahleni-community-2021-09-02 Nadine Ramdass Coal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594009 1631598988 1631829600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Trend towards decarbonisation discouraging coal investment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/trend-towards-decarbonisation-discouraging-coal-investment-2021-09-02 Nadine Ramdass Coal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594006 1631598987 1631829600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000960199_resized_rosemaryfalconwits0209211022.jpg ROSEMARY FALCON South Africa has to catch up in Clean Coal Technologies 511 287 Modular Mining’s DISPATCH® Fleet Management System optimises further down the value chain at ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/modular-minings-dispatch-fleet-management-system-optimises-further-down-the-value-chain-at-large-s-african-coal-mine-2021-09-17 Creamer Media Reporter Coal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595091 1631605203 1631829600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000962266_resized_graphic1022.jpg 511 287 Committed. Capable. Consistent. Coal. https://www.miningweekly.com/article/committed-capable-consistent-coal-2021-09-17 Creamer Media Reporter Coal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595094 1631605443 1631829600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000962272_resized_mrg1908060371mmb1022.jpg 511 287 Infrastructural challenges impede coal industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/infrastructural-challenges-impede-coal-industry-2021-09-03 Nadine Ramdass Coal Fri, 17 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594160 1631888071 1631829600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000960311_resized_dewittekranscanyoncoal1022.jpg DE WITTEKRANS COAL De Wittekrans project will create 430 jobs 511 287 Anthracite producer resumes operations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/anthracite-producer-resumes-operations-2021-03-10 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578771 1616059267 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000928251_resized_mwcoalzac0320211022.jpg CREATING POWER 90% of the workers and contractors at ZAC are sourced from the surrounding communities 511 287 Wireless tech enhances comms, safety https://www.miningweekly.com/article/wireless-tech-creates-enhanced-comms-safer-spaces-in-coal-mines-2021-03-09 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578725 1616059266 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Company develops dependable comms system https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-develops-dependable-comms-system-for-coal-mines-2021-03-09 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578723 1616665191 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000928496_resized_mwcoalbeckerminingwrap0320211022.jpg THAT’S A “WRAP” WRAP is recognised by the local and global coal mining sector for reliable, safe and efficient high-speed communication underground 511 287 Company developing filter press prototype https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-working-on-locally-developed-filter-press-prototype-2021-03-26 Natasha Odendaal Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578099 1616665407 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000928476_resized_bhekamajola03211022.jpg BHEKA MAJOLA Filter press technology has long been a well-proven mechanical dewatering strategy 511 287 Coal still holds promise for OEMs – screening specialist https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-still-holds-promise-for-oems-screening-specialist-2021-03-09 Marleny Arnoldi Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578630 1616747580 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000927913_resized_kwatanislargemultislopescreenonthetestbench0320211022.jpg KWALITY CHECK Kwatani’s large multi-slope screens undergo testing before being handed over 511 287 Coal project to benefit Botswana https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-project-to-benefit-botswana-2021-03-10 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578782 1616747693 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000928280_resized_mwcoalmaatla0320211022.jpg GREATER HORIZONS The diversification of the mining industry is seen as a mitigating step in assisting with industry diversification 511 287 Working to meet conveyer safety regulations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/supplier-works-to-meet-conveyer-safety-regulations-2021-03-09 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578724 1616747739 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000928493_resized_mwcoalbmgtsabuki0320211022.jpg FIRM AND STEADY Stringent measures are taken to prevent roll back incidents that can cause injuries during conveying operations 511 287 Augmented truck bodies boost efficiencies https://www.miningweekly.com/article/engineers-augment-truck-bodies-to-boost-efficiencies-2021-03-09 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Coal Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578722 1617184361 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000928487_resized_mwcoalaustinengineering0320211022.jpg ATTRACTIVE DUMP The Flow Control Body was developed over the last decade in response to a customer’s needs for its coal hauling application 511 287 Sintech https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sintech-2020-09-18 Creamer Media Reporter Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 564792 1600159001 1600380000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000898423_resized_mainimage21022.jpg 511 287 Coal giant empowers through education https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-giant-empowers-through-education-2020-09-18 Halima Frost Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563968 1600413314 1600380000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000896461_resized_coalexxaromacineoperatoorscourse09201022.jpg EMPLOYEE EMPOWERMENT Exxaro strives too empower its workers through education opportunities 511 287 Coal remains dominant despite Paris Agreement https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-remains-dominant-despite-paris-agreement-2020-09-18 Halima Frost Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563804 1600413339 1600380000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000895932_resized_coalcoalupdate09201022.jpg NOT GREEN YET Although pressures to eliminate coal fired power stations remain strong coal still powers the majority of the world 511 287 New rig offers autonomous capabilities on smaller blast holes https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-rig-offers-autonomous-capabilities-on-smaller-blast-holes-2020-09-18 Halima Frost Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563810 1600413434 1600380000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000895944_resized_basilreadnqobilekhumalo09201022.jpg NQOBILE KHUMALO the automated C650 offers two distinct benefits when drilling coal deposits 511 287 New software offers greater continuous-miner business support https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-software-offers-greater-continuous-miner-business-support-2020-09-18 Halima Frost Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563808 1600413732 1600380000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000895939_resized_coaleickhoffeisaweblite09201022.jpg KEEPING TRACK Being able to track key performance indicators allows for optimal operation and output 511 287 Coal can reignite SA economy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/coal-can-reignite-sa-economy-2020-09-18 Halima Frost Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563964 1600413754 1600380000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000896451_resized_coalmenarphalanndwamine09201022.jpg CANYON OF COAL The Phalanndwa mine is part of Canyon Coal's operations which is a subsidiary of Menar 511 287 Banks reluctant to fund coal in Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/banks-reluctant-to-fund-coal-in-africa-2020-09-18 Halima Frost Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563970 1600413841 1600380000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000896465_resized_coallurcoaubreychauke09201022.jpg AUBREY CHAUKE It is a credit to both inclusion and transformation that today 53 fully-operational coal mines exist outside the mining majors in South Africa 511 287 WCA considers post-Covid-19 trials https://www.miningweekly.com/article/challenges-facing-coal-post-covid-19-recognised-2020-09-18 Halima Frost Coal Fri, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563823 1600423315 1600380000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000895978_resized_coalwcamichellemanookandjulyndlovu09201022.jpg JULY NDLOVU & MICHELLE MANOOK Coal has been an essential resource for multiple economies throughout the Covid-19 pandemic 511 287