Mining Weekly | Consulting Engineers https://www.miningweekly.com/page/consulting-engineers Wed, 01 Dec 2021 11:43:53 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Free software creates safer mine ventilation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/free-software-creates-safer-mine-ventilation-2021-11-04 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Consulting Engineers Fri, 19 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599591 1636096651 1637272800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Intrinsic testing tools a necessity – manufacturer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/intrinsic-testing-tools-a-necessity-manufacturer-2021-11-19 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 19 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599617 1637139997 1637272800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970968_resized_explosionprotectioncomtest28ii11211022.jpg INTEGRAL The need for safe testing tools is a priority in environments with highly explosive gases present 511 287 Solution offered for shaft cooling https://www.miningweekly.com/article/solution-offered-for-shaft-cooling-2021-11-19 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 19 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599598 1637140750 1637272800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970930_resized_mwventilationandcoolingums1120211022.jpg CUTTING IT UP A portion of the brattice in the shaft at Harmony Gold’s Target 1 mine had to be cut from the surface down to 9 m below 511 287 Consulting engineers influential in mining success https://www.miningweekly.com/article/consulting-engineers-influential-in-mining-success-2021-11-12 Anna Moross Consulting Engineers Fri, 12 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599104 1635429162 1636668000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000969998_resized_chriscampbellcesaconsultingengineers10211022.jpg CHRISTOPHER CAMPBELL Consulting engineers, play a major role in ensuring the entire ecosystem functions at peak performance 511 287 Renewable power a viable option for mining operations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/renewable-power-a-viable-option-for-mining-operations-2021-11-12 Anna Moross Consulting Engineers Fri, 12 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599107 1636442008 1636668000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970007_resized_zutariconsultingengineers10211022.jpg SOLAR PV PANELS Renewable-energy consultants assist clients in exploring, comprehending and managing the process of integrating renewable energy into existing grid netwok 511 287 Challenges in mining exploration in the DRC https://www.miningweekly.com/article/challenges-in-mining-exploration-in-the-drc-2021-11-12 Anna Moross Consulting Engineers Fri, 12 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599105 1636534831 1636668000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970004_resized_srkconsultingconsultingengineers10211022.jpg RESOURCE AND RESERVE DETERMINATION Investors interested in the DRC's mining potential generally have to embark on a risky phase of exploration 511 287 New tech calculates ventilation recovery https://www.miningweekly.com/article/technology-can-calculate-ventilation-ramp-up-recovery-2021-11-12 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 12 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599129 1636535072 1636668000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000969994_resized_minecaremaintenancebbeventilation11211022.jpg CLEARING THE AIR The Vuma-network of technologies is being offered free of charge to the mining sector to help ensure that ventilation post care and maintenance is up to scratch 511 287 Care, maintenance must be communicated correctly https://www.miningweekly.com/article/care-maintenance-must-be-communicated-correctly-2021-11-12 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 12 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599133 1636535291 1636668000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970001_resized_minecaremantenanceenvassshutterstock11211022.jpg THE WHOLE PICTURE The care and maintenance period of a mine entails so much more than just telling staff 511 287 MSA Group, partner see growth potential in Egypt’s growing mining industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/msa-group-partner-see-growth-potential-in-egypts-growing-mining-industry-2021-11-08 Schalk Burger MINING SERVICES Mon, 08 Nov 2021 10:53:00 +0200 599890 1636385681 1636361580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000971486_resized_asankogoldasankocore.jpg 511 287 Diamond producer reaps rewards of modernisation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/diamond-producer-reaps-rewards-of-modernisation-2021-10-29 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597924 1635228857 1635458400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967607_resized_minemechalrosaminingrussia10211022.jpg BIG MOVER The modernisation drive being undertaken by Alrosa Diamonds across its operations is improving its efficiencies already 511 287 Explosives company achieves world-class rating https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-company-achieves-world-class-rating-2021-10-29 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597923 1634281513 1635458400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967602_resized_minemechbmeblastingtech10211022.jpg BLOWING UP The use of technology in applications such as blasting at mines has seen an increase in safety and blast accuracy 511 287 Company showcases tech innovations on new forum https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-showcases-tech-innovations-on-new-forum-2021-10-29 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 29 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597917 1634281568 1635458400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967598_resized_minemechsiemenssidriveiq10211022.jpg DRIVING TECHNOLOGY Siemens offers numerous new technologies aimed at the mining sector which it highlighted its Smart Mining Forum 511 287 Hoists ordered for mine operation, maintenance https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hoists-ordered-for-mine-operation-maintenance-2021-10-01 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 01 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595237 1631862659 1633039200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000962571_resized_minemaintenancebeckerminingkitoer21telectricchainhoist10211022.jpg CHAIN GANG A number of Becker Mining's hoists are being supplied to a mill in the North West Province as part of a supply and maintenance contract 511 287 Strong attendance expected for Indaba https://www.miningweekly.com/article/strong-attendance-expected-for-indaba-2021-09-24 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594636 1632395598 1632434400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961276_resized_joburgindabaresourcesafricabernardswanepoel09211022.jpg BETTER REACH Although face-to-face interactions are always first choice, the option to attend online extends the reach of the Joburg Indaba 511 287 New valve manufactured for tailings pipelines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-valve-manufactured-for-tailings-pipelines-2021-09-24 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594648 1632732370 1632434400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961302_resized_joburgindabadfcskghpvalve09211022.jpg TAILINGS CONTROL The movement of tailings to a tailings dam can be facilitated through a pipeline with robust valves such as the DFC SKG-HP valve 511 287 Location tech adds real value https://www.miningweekly.com/article/location-sensor-tech-adds-real-time-value-2021-09-03 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592646 1630391574 1630620000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957254_resized_mineralmetalprocessingyabathodsc092111022.jpg TAG YOU'RE IT The Quuppa positioning tags are installed at critical points through out the mine for fast and effective position monitoring 511 287 New contracts awarded to services provider https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-contracts-awarded-to-vacuum-services-provider-2021-09-03 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592662 1630586492 1630620000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957291_resized_mineralmetalprocessingdckinsongroupvacuumpumptruck09211022.jpg PUMP N' DUMP TRUCK Dickinson Copperbelt Services has secured the contracts for industrial services at two new copper plants in the Democratic Republic of Congo 511 287 Supplier keeps up with tech revolution https://www.miningweekly.com/article/plant-supplier-keeping-up-with-tech-2021-09-03 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592665 1630586571 1630620000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957895_resized_mineralmetalprocessingsmsgroupbild48aurusrussia09211022.jpg BLUE GROUP SMS group has implemented its range of BlueTechnology offerings at a greenfield plant in Russia for the recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment 511 287 Centre bridges gap between technology, people https://www.miningweekly.com/article/centre-bridges-gap-between-technology-people-2021-09-03 Simone Liedtke Consulting Engineers Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592330 1630586819 1630620000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000956664_resized_sandvikminingrocksolutionstechnologycentreinzimbabweisassistingtheregionsminingindustryonitsexcitingjourneyintothedigita1022.jpg DIGITAL JOURNEY The Technology Centre is assisting Zimbabwe’s mining industry on its exciting journey into the digital future 511 287 Unique refinery concept enters first phase https://www.miningweekly.com/article/unique-zinc-refinery-concept-enters-first-phase-2021-09-03 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592647 1631084013 1630620000 99999999999 Nadine James 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957264_resized_mineralmetalprocessingizaafricadeskskorpionzincrefineryinnamibia09211022.jpg ZINC-ING FEELING The fact that South Africa imports refined zinc from a Namibian smelter is worrying for the IZA Africa Desk 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86264_2021-09-07_iza_-_2.mp423818880The International Zink Association African Desk spokesperson Simon Norton discusses the concept of a new zinc smelter with ultra-low power consumption and a novel smelting process in South Africa. The International Zink Association African Desk spokesperson Simon Norton discusses the concept of a new zinc smelter with ultra-low power consumption and a novel smelting process in South Africa. Machine learning reaches mineral prospecting https://www.miningweekly.com/article/machine-learning-reaches-mineral-prospecting-2021-08-27 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592051 1629897042 1630015200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000956239_resized_analyticalservocesmsagroupkoan08211022.jpg MINERAL MAP Clients will be able to use machine learning technology to map mineral resources across the globe 511 287 Real-time ore analysis set for African market https://www.miningweekly.com/article/real-time-ore-analysis-set-for-african-market-2021-08-27 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592049 1629897107 1630015200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000955999_resized_analyticalservicesminesenseshovelsense08211022.jpg Caption: GRADE EXPECTATIONS The new ShovelSense ore grading technology is expected to reach African shores before the end of the year 511 287 Testing facility expansion under way https://www.miningweekly.com/article/testing-facility-expansion-under-way-2021-08-27 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592048 1630056543 1630015200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000955995_resized_analyticalservicessgsexpansion08211022.jpg BREAKING GROUND The new groundbreaking state-of -the-art facility being built by SGS Group will allow for better testing 511 287 Metallurgical tests prove profitable https://www.miningweekly.com/article/metallurgical-tests-prove-profitable-2021-08-27 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 27 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592046 1630405721 1630015200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000955991_resized_analyticalservicesafricangoldcorpshutterstock0821jpg1022.jpg GOING FOR GOLD New results have reported a better than predicted recovery at the Kobada gold mine 511 287 Portable rig being tested for platinum mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/portable-drill-rig-being-tested-for-platinum-mining-2021-08-20 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591511 1629184323 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954895_resized_pgmrosonddirectorcarlosdasilva08211022.jpg CARLOS DA SILVA Potholes present several significant challenges from a safety, quality, cost, logistical and mine design perspective 511 287 Use of recycled copper components limits costs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/recycled-copper-components-decrease-costs-2021-08-20 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591471 1629184320 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954803_resized_pgmthosbegbierecycledcopper6inlinearcfurnace08211022.jpg THROWING COPPER Thos Begbie has taken to recycling copper to decrease costs and increase lead times on its components 511 287 Turnkey projects to improve clients’ capacities https://www.miningweekly.com/article/turnkey-projects-to-improve-pmg-clients-capacities-2021-08-20 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591475 1629184320 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954817_resized_pgmdickinsongroupfurnace08211022.jpg COMPLETE COVER The full turnkey solution offered by Dickinson is currently being used on two platinum clients projects 511 287 PGMs help keep economy afloat https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pgms-helping-to-keep-economy-afloat-2021-08-20 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591469 1629184319 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954792_resized_pgmfeaturefrostsullivanplatinumbloomberg08211022.jpg HAND OUTS Owing to the positive impact the platinum sector has had even during the Covid-19 pandemic, the economy has needed less assistance than anticipated 511 287 Multiple approach plan to extend life cycle of mine water https://www.miningweekly.com/article/multiple-approach-plan-to-extend-life-cycle-of-mine-water-2021-08-20 Claire O'Reilly Consulting Engineers Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591519 1629469873 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954959_resized_waterpurificationandtreatmentwsp202108201022.jpg EVERGREEN SOLUTIONS Golder's life-cycle approach helps with effective environmental planning to optimise and minimise water consumption 511 287 SAIMM remembers Navin Singh https://www.miningweekly.com/article/saimm-remembers-navin-singh-2021-08-17 Donna Slater LEADERSHIP Tue, 17 Aug 2021 13:47:00 +0200 592456 1629201599 1629200820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000956913_resized_navinsingh1022.jpg Navin Singh 511 287 UMS leads the way for women in mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ums-leads-the-way-for-women-in-mining-2021-08-06 Creamer Media Reporter Consulting Engineers Fri, 06 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 590374 1628158249 1628200800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954826_resized_umswomeninminingnonjabulaantonettegenevieveandesbe08211022.jpg NONJABULO ZIKHALI, ANTONETTE MALEPE, GENEVIEVE VAN WYK AND ESBÉ MILLER (front) 511 287 Social impact underestimated https://www.miningweekly.com/article/social-impact-of-mines-underestimated-in-africa-2021-07-09 Darren Parker Consulting Engineers Fri, 09 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587484 1625557637 1625781600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000946641_resized_mininginafricadarryllkiliansrkconsulting1022.jpg DARRYLL KILIAN The timeous resolution of all substantive ESG issues is vital 511 287 ESG implementation improves in African mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/esg-implementation-improves-in-african-mining-2021-07-09 Darren Parker Consulting Engineers Fri, 09 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587481 1625557637 1625781600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000946647_resized_mininginafricaandrewvanzylsrkconsulting1022.jpg ANDREW VAN ZYL There is growing pressure from investors for mines to contribute to broad imperatives such as climate change 511 287 Mining vital to economy, can help guide country's path – President https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-vital-to-economy-can-help-guide-countrys-path-president-2021-07-05 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 05 Jul 2021 08:14:00 +0200 588447 1625828528 1625465640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000948667_resized_cyrilramaphosathisone1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Manufacturer invests in autonomy research https://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-invests-in-autonomy-research-2021-07-02 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586977 1624947885 1625176800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945614_resized_earthmovingsurfaceminingbellequip07211022.jpg GOLDEN MACHINES Bell Equipment aims to maximise the efficacy of its articulated dump trucks to eventually attain a 'golden lap' 511 287 New excavator teeth cutting ground https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-excavator-teeth-cutting-ground-2021-07-02 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586991 1624947885 1625176800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945671_resized_earthmovingsurfaceminingkomatsu07211022.jpg BARING ITS TEETH The new Kprime Tooth System fitted to Komatsu Excavators are stronger and longer lasting than previously fitted teeth 511 287 Trommels, feeders for surface mining available https://www.miningweekly.com/article/trommels-feeders-suited-to-surface-mining-on-offer-2021-07-02 Halima Frost Consulting Engineers Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586974 1624947884 1625176800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945610_resized_earthmovingsurfaceminingbltworldmdsm515trommel07211022.jpg BEAT THE DRUM The MDS trommels offered by BLT World have drums which can accommodate three different screen sizes 511 287 Drone technology use on the rise in the wake of Covid-19 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drone-technology-use-on-the-rise-in-the-wake-of-covid-19-2021-06-24 Simone Liedtke DRONES Thu, 24 Jun 2021 12:59:00 +0200 587607 1624533731 1624532340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0