Mining Weekly | Contract mining https://www.miningweekly.com/page/contract-mining Sat, 20 Jul 2019 15:31:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Commission recommends Tribunal prohibit ATON’s takeover of M&R https://www.miningweekly.com/article/commission-recommends-tribunal-prohibit-atons-takeover-of-mr-2019-07-19 Tasneem Bulbulia ENGINEERING Fri, 19 Jul 2019 16:05:00 +0200 526243 1563548110 1563545100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000813074_resized_murrayandroberts5bedfordview0618dylan1022.jpg 511 287 Project involvement increasing for contractor https://www.miningweekly.com/article/project-involvement-increasing-for-contractor-2019-07-19 Theresa Bhowan Contract mining Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524653 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809451_resized_constructioninminingmoolmansplatreef0720191022.jpg PROJECT UNDERWAY The expected completion of Shaft 1 sinking at Platreef is July 2020 511 287 Plant expansions, investment drive mine growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/plant-expansions-investment-drive-mine-growth-2019-07-19 Theresa Bhowan Contract mining Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524207 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809045_resized_constructioninminningwcpbmozambique20720191022.jpg HARD AT WORK The processing capacity of WCP B has been increased by 20% 511 287 Bolting solutions include tensioning tools for mining applications https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bolting-solutions-includes-hydraulic-bolt-tensioning-tools-for-mining-applications-2019-07-04 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524607 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809342_resized_boltighthydraulicbolttensioners0720191022.jpg OPERATOR DIFFICULTIES Owing to friction, tightening a bolt with traditional torque methods can be difficult for the operator to achieve the correct bolt elongation 511 287 New wheel loader ensures flexible features https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-wheel-loader-ensures-flexible-features-for-operators-2019-07-03 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524546 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809357_resized_cat920kloader10720191022.jpg OPERATING WITH EASE With a net power rating of 74 kW, the loader shows product enhancements that contribute to high productivity, versatility, operator convenience and safety, and serviceability 511 287 Hydraulic telematics, tracking tech optimises equipment, jobsites https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulic-telematics-and-tracking-technology-optimises-equipment-jobsites-2019-07-03 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524475 1563260145 1563487200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809353_resized_doosandx300lca20720191022.jpg OPTIMISED EXCAVATING The Doosan DX300LCA hydraulic excavator machines have advanced features for high productivity, improved operator comfort, enhanced safety and minimal maintenance requirements 511 287 Concerns remain around ‘much improved’ 2019 mine rehab financial provision regulations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/concerns-remain-around-much-improved-2019-financial-provision-regulations-2019-07-12 Nadine James MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525436 1563268147 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811711_resized_sustainable.jpg 511 287 Company receives exploration permit for Brazil gold project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explorer-receives-exploration-permit-for-gold-project-2019-06-21 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523394 1561992066 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806680_resized_goldbloomberg0720081022.jpg ROYALTY REVENUE Jupiter Gold will be receiving 50% of the gold revenues from the Pindaíba project, its first royalty project later this year 511 287 Strategies, trials boost provider’s presence https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-company-gains-presence-in-south-american-mining-2019-06-24 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523597 1561992066 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000807070_resized_aelmmu0620191022.jpg LATIN AMERICAN EXPANSION The improvement of business and consumer confidence and other economic metrics in Latin American countries presents an opportune time for AEL to expand in this market 511 287 Gold miner distributed $690m in host communities in 2018 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-miner-distributes-690m-in-host-communities-in-2018-2019-06-28 Tracy Hancock Contract mining Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522550 1561444591 1561672800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804760_resized_goldfieldssouthdeep290214duane11022.jpg ATTENTION TO DETAIL Gold Fields continues to focus on building a more diverse and inclusive workforce 511 287 Real-time data playing bigger maintenance role https://www.miningweekly.com/article/real-time-data-playing-bigger-role-in-mining-maintenance-2019-06-21 Tracy Hancock Contract mining Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521718 1560839209 1561068000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802987_resized_angloamericankumbaironoresishenmineheavyminingequipmentmaintenancecomplex41213duane1022.jpg BIG DEAL The decision to buy a piece of equipment should always include maintenance elements 511 287 Importance of supplier engagement emphasised https://www.miningweekly.com/article/importance-of-supplier-engagement-emphasised-2019-05-31 Tracy Hancock Contract mining Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519684 1560839210 1561068000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799066_resized_aspasa2materialshandlingsurfacemining0520191022.jpg COMPLIANCE GUARANTEE Procuring equipment from an Aspasa associate member will ensure compliance with the Mining Health and Safety Act of 1996, as well as the Consumer Protection Act of 2009 511 287 Company creates new opportunities, targets new regions https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pumps-company-creates-new-opportunities-amid-depressed-local-market-2019-05-29 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521157 1560239910 1560463200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802262_resized_donnleepump0520191022.jpg MULTISTAGE PUMPS Donnlee Pump Tech has exclusively focused on the supply and reconditioning of a range of multistage dewatering centrifugal pumps to the mining industry 511 287 New techniques can yield optimum results, savings https://www.miningweekly.com/article/novel-techniques-for-extraction-concentration-phases-yield-optimum-results-2019-05-31 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521407 1560239911 1560463200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Pumps company gears up for refurbishment increases https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pumps-company-gears-up-for-refurbishment-increases-2019-05-29 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521149 1560497423 1560463200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802242_resized_belzonamrs0520191022.jpg REFURBISHMENT OPTIONS Engineered polymer coatings, such as the Belzona product, include a selection of paste-grade materials designed to offer repair solutions for a variety of applications 511 287 Nokeng fluorspar mine expects first shipment by midyear https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nokeng-fluorspar-mine-expects-first-shipment-by-midyear-2019-04-24 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517891 1556885095 1557439200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795061_resized_sepfluorbeneficiationplant0420191022.jpg STANDING STRATEGY SepFluor has always planned to be a vertically integrated fluorspar company 511 287 BME shows product innovation at Limpopo mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-company-shows-product-innovation-with-limpopo-mine-2019-04-25-1 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518080 1556885096 1557439200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795519_resized_xplologplatformbme042019102.jpg EXPLOSIVE CAPABILITIES The XPLOLOG platform consists of a mobile device and website dashboard that integrates with a Cloud-hosted database 511 287 Legislation hampers small- to medium-sized surface miners https://www.miningweekly.com/article/legislation-hampers-small-to-medium-sized-surface-miners-2019-04-26 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518112 1556885096 1557439200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795577_resized_nicopienaaraspasa0620171022.jpg NICO PIENAAR Aspasa is there to promote the industry and sustainable small and medium-sized surface mining industry 511 287 Zinc inventories continue to fall https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zinc-inventories-continue-to-fall-2019-04-03 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516110 1555051281 1555624800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791225_resized_zincbloomberg1022.jpg REDUCED OUTPUT Many Chinese smelters last year chose not to buy expensive concentrate and instead cut down on consumption rates and production 511 287 Secondary mine ventilation system cutting costs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/secondary-mine-ventilation-system-cutting-costs-2019-04-05 Halima Frost Contract mining Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00:00 +0200 514803 1554188486 1554418800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788396_resized_deeplevelminetek04191022.jpg I’M A FAN The newly launched secondary mine ventilation fan cuts costs of underground operations 511 287 Quicker manufacturing of rope attachments provides competitive edge https://www.miningweekly.com/article/quicker-manufacturing-of-rope-attachments-provides-competitive-edge-2019-03-05 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513327 1552473127 1553205600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785127_resized_beckerropeattachments0320191022.jpg SAFETY FIRST Rope attachments are used in several vertical shafts where they provide a safe method of terminating the winding rope 511 287 BI to expand offering in mining sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bi-to-expand-offering-in-mining-sector-2019-03-07 Cameron Mackay Wire Rope & Chain Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513603 1552474364 1553205600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785748_resized_hotpanconveyor0320191022.jpg BEST POSITION Bearings International is looking to bring stock holding to the mining sector to have stock in the branches, at the right place, at the right time 511 287 Small company secures six contracts within months of charter’s implementation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/small-company-secures-six-contracts-within-months-of-charters-implementation-2019-03-20 Marleny Arnoldi SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:19:00 +0200 514826 1553090380 1553087940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 M&R Cementation awarded Palabora ventilation shaft contract https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mr-cementation-awarded-palabora-ventilation-shaft-contract-2019-03-18 Marleny Arnoldi CONSTRUCTION Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:47:00 +0200 514580 1552917274 1552913220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Contractor building infrastructure at Belfast mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/contractor-building-infrastructure-at-belfast-mine-2019-03-15 Halima Frost Contract mining Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0200 512786 1552639411 1552604400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783919_resized_coalconcorexxarodam03191022.jpg DAM BIG JOB Dams are lined in compliance with environmental regulations and best practice 511 287 Company secures Canadian government funding for final process testwork https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-secures-canadian-government-funding-for-final-process-test-work-2019-03-01 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513054 1552313836 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784535_resized_heavymineralsbloomberg020420151022.jpg BY-PRODUCT MONAZITE Monazite sand is available as a by-product of heavy mineral sands mining operations and is recognised as an important commercial source of REEs 511 287 Mining Charter sets tone for mining suppliers and service providers https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-charter-sets-tone-for-mining-suppliers-and-service-providers-2019-03-01 Khutso Maphatsoe Contract mining Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513080 1552313836 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784617_resized_crossborderminingservicesfeaturemines0220191022.jpg COMPLIANT MINES Mines should put strategies in place to achieve the targets set by the Mining Charter 511 287 Supply chain solutions offered to coal sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/collaboration-offers-supply-chain-solutions-to-coal-sector-2019-03-15 Halima Frost Contract mining Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512855 1552313834 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784043_resized_coalmakoyahpe1022.jpg TOP OF THE PILE Wheel loaders help maintain order in the stockpiles 511 287 Policy safeguards suppliers and service providers in mining industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/policy-safeguards-suppliers-and-service-providers-in-mining-industry-2019-02-28 Khutso Maphatsoe Contract mining Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512973 1552313836 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784359_resized_crossborderminingservicesfeatureproethicsjminnaar2019021022.jpg DR JANETTE MINNAAR-VAN VEIJEREN When entering into a contract, service providers, subcontractors and consultants are bound by a mining company’s ethics policies 511 287 M&R’s underground mining order book rises to R25bn amid oil and gas slowdown https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mrs-underground-mining-order-book-rises-to-r25bn-amid-oil-and-gas-slowdown-2019-03-06 Terence Creamer ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION Wed, 06 Mar 2019 16:25:00 +0200 513509 1551882666 1551882300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785476_resized_murrayandroberts3bedfordview06181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Aveng outlines piecemeal sale process being pursued at Grinaker-LTA https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aveng-outlines-piecemeal-sale-process-being-pursued-at-grinaker-lta-2019-02-26 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Tue, 26 Feb 2019 15:45:00 +0200 512694 1551253085 1551188700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783751_resized_ericdiackseanflanaganaveng02191022dylan.jpeg Aveng executive chairperson Eric Diack and CEO Sean Flanagan 511 287 Local manufacturers to benefit from Mining Charter 3's implementation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-manufacturers-to-benefit-from-mining-charter-3s-implementation-2019-02-14 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:48:00 +0200 511681 1550469402 1550155680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781467_resized_xolilembonambi02191022dylan.jpg Department of Mineral Resources representative Xolile Mbonambi 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77437_2019-02-15_memsa_-_hd_web.mp424258279MEMSA chairperson Freddy Mugeri discusses the implications of Mining Charter 3 for equipment manufacturers. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. MEMSA chairperson Freddy Mugeri discusses the implications of Mining Charter 3 for equipment manufacturers. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Aury Africa aims for expansion into PGMs sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aury-africa-aims-for-expansion-into-pgm-sector-2019-01-23 Cameron Mackay Contract mining Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509368 1549346938 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776376_resized_horizontalvibratingscreen0120191022.jpg EXPANSION INTO PGMS MARKET The company hopes to use its signature range of products and services, such as vibrating screens, to capitalise on opportunities in the PGMs market this year 511 287 Company rebranding to be showcased https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-rebranding-to-be-showcased-2019-01-09 Paige Müller Mining Indaba Preview Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508024 1548144914 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773379_resized_moolmanscompanyrebrandingshaftshinking01191022.jpg BRAND UNIFICATION Aveng groups rebranding strategy is aimed at having the African mining market identify with the consolidated brand as Moolmans from the end of 2019 511 287 Company offers long-term hire contracts on ventilation solutions https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-offers-long-term-hire-contracts-on-ventilation-solutions-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Contract mining Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504175 1542700847 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765208_resized_ventilationcoolingrandairhenryfourie081120181022.jpg HENRY FOURIE There are many benefits to mines hiring equipment on a long-term basis from Rand-Air 511 287 Gupta-linked mining contracting firm said to be liquidated https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gupta-linked-mining-contracting-firm-said-to-be-liquidated-2018-11-02 Bloomberg LIQUIDATION Fri, 02 Nov 2018 16:32:00 +0200 503670 1541169284 1541169120 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Upgrades to mine increase plant efficiency https://www.miningweekly.com/article/upgrades-to-mine-increase-plant-efficiency-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Contract mining Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502304 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761393_resized_minemechanisationbeckerminingsouthafricasbvvacuumcircuitbreakerswitchboard191020181022.jpg INDOOR The upgraded SBV vacuum circuit breaker switchboard offers higher continuously rated currents 511 287 Sasol Lake Charles – a picture worth $11.13-billion https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sasol-lake-charles-a-picture-worth-1113-billion-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Contract mining Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501632 1540218115 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759988_resized_sasoleoegunitsbeingislalled0110181022.jpg ETHYLENE OXIDE & GLYCOL Units being installed on site 511 287