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Crushing and Milling

First order received for mobile crusher

By: renay de     27th August 2004 The newly-developed mobile crusher from Komatsu, in Japan, is expected to arrive in South Africa in September. 

7-million Euro order placed

27th August 2004 The world leader in power and automation technology, ABB has announced that it has received the order for the fiftieth gearless mill drive system to be supplied by the company. 

Indian firm has sights on Southern African market

27th August 2004 ISO 9001 rated Indian stone crushing and screening equipment manufacturer; Marsman will be introduced into Southern Africa at Electra Mining 2004. 

Sorting technology used in milling and crushing circuits aids in ore recovery

27th August 2004 According to IST Technik business development manager Peter van den Steen, one of the issues that drives up the costs on most production plants is the treatment of mineral free ore, or waste material. 

Three additional excavators purchased

27th August 2004 Holding company B&E International added to its existing fleet of Liebherr machines by recently purchasing three Liebherr R984C excavators. 

Primary crusher installed at diamond-mine

By: andrew lanham     27th August 2004 A multi-disciplinary engineering and project management company based in Edenvale, Senet, was awarded the contract in 2004 for the installation of the primary crusher at De Beers’ Finsch diamond mine near Lime Acres. 

Manufacturer secures R60m crusher contract

By: Helene Le Roux     29th August 2003 The successful adaptation of crushing technology used to crush clay-covered riverbed pebbles in Japan’s aggregate industry, to now crush diamond-bearing material in Namibia, has won local supplier of crushing and screening equipment, IMS Engineering, what is believed to be the biggest... 

Crushers need the correct electric motor, says firm

By: Helene Le Roux     29th August 2003 Selecting the correct electric motor to drive a crusher or mill is crucial to the success of any mine’s mineral processing operation, says Zest Electric Motors sales and marketing manager Chris Chryssoulis. 

New technology for North West platinum-mine

By: Helene Le Roux     29th August 2003 The first stirred-media detritor (SMD) production unit in South Africa, based on global specialist minerals process equipment supplier Metso Minerals’ licensed technology, will be installed at Lonmin’s Eastern platinum-mine, in the North West province, before the end of the year. 

Rubber company seeks new solutions

By: Helene Le Roux     29th August 2003 Rubber and composite linings protect mills from abrasion and corrosion, and improve energy transmission to mill loads. 

Container-sized crusher developed

29th August 2003 Reflecting its ability to supply bulk materials-handling solutions tailormade to meet customers’ requirements, minerals-processing specialist Osborn has produced a jaw crusher designed to fit into a container for shipping to the end-user in southern Angola. 

Company reapplies milling technologies

29th August 2003 The applications of ultrafine wet and dry milling micronising techniques to a coarser milling application, such as secondary milling, has resulted in the development of turbo micronising mills. 

Twenty grinding mills to Africa in the last five years

29th August 2003 Minerals mining equipment specialist, Outokumpu, acquired the worldwide grinding mills business of Nordberg Mills from the Finnish Metso Corporation in September 2001. 

New mobile scalping plant shows results for diamond diggings

29th August 2003 The installation and commissioning of a Finlay 595 Hydratrak mobile scalping plant at the diamond-digging operation of Millet Investments is reported to have resulted in significant benefits for the company. 

Outsourcing agreement is finalised

29th August 2003 Johannesburg company Humboldt Wedag has entered into a contract with a local steel fabrication company to facilitate the manufacture of its range of vibrating screens. 

Local partnership to market Indian crushers

29th August 2003 The companies W Marsay & Sons, and local partner R & B Atlanta, have teamed up to form Marsman Southern Africa, as a result of their appointment by Marsman India to service Southern Africa. 

Local expertise takes on the continent

30th August 2002 The engineering division of Fer-Min-Ore, Southern African agents for British Rema of Sheffield in the UK, supply dry milling systems and equipment. 

Travelling hammer-mill will assist small-scale miners

30th August 2002 Gauteng-based IMS Engineering has supplied a Hazemag Novorotor hammer mill to ZenZele Technology Demonstration Centre in Randburg, also in Gauteng. 

Manufacturer achieves solid growth

30th August 2002 New technology, expansion into global markets and the ability to adapt to a changing business environment, are among the factors given by Pilot Crushtec, manufacturer of mobile crushing and screening equipment, for its growth over the past year. 

A new screen range launched

30th August 2002 Gauteng-based screen company Humboldt Wedag has launched a new screen range. According to Product manager Robin Melville the new screens are ideally suited for use in crusher plants for sizing applications. 

Namibian materials-handling system contract awarded

30th August 2002 The Skorpion Project joint venture awarded Bateman Materials Handling the contract for the bulk materials-handling system at the new Anglo American Skorpion zinc-mine and refinery in Namibia. 

Company provides new range of excavator technology

30th August 2002 The Gauteng-based Hitachi is providing a new generation series of excavators through the use of advanced technology. 

Company active in African mine development

By: Helene Le Roux     30th August 2002 Bulk materials-handling and minerals-processing specialist Osborn Engineered Products of Gauteng offers a turnkey service to local and overseas projects, and manufactures and supplies materials handling and communition equipment. 

Supersize crushers aid full production target at Palabora

30th August 2002 With the help of a second double toggle jaw crusher out of four ordered from Krupp Materials Handling (KMH), the Palabora Underground Mining Project is one step closer to full production. 

Grinding-circuit efficiency technology improves

By: Helene Le Roux     30th August 2002 Manufacturer and distributor of mineral processing, magnetic and vibratory equipment Eriez Magnetics of Johannesburg, Gauteng, supplies magnetic separation equipment which improves grinding circuit efficiency in all ball and semi-autogenous (sag) milling applications. 

A new specialist mining rental company established

30th August 2002 A new company, which specialises in the hire of compact equipment and hydraulic hammers, has been established by Consolidated Rock Machinery (CRM). 

Chute system able to carry five materials

30th August 2002 Providing solutions to difficult applications using the latest transfer point technology is one of the aims of Weba Chute Systems. 

New crushing technology for coal industry

By: Helene Le Roux     30th August 2002 In a first for the coal industry in South Africa, Gauteng-based Metso Minerals commissioned a cone crusher at the Goedehoop colliery outside Witbank, Mpumalanga province, earlier this month. 

Refinery work facilitated by interparticle crusher

30th August 2002 An inter-particle crusher from Rhodax is facilitating in the comminution process at the metal concentrator plant at the Anglo Platinum Rustenburg Base Metals Refinery. 

Firm refocus gains momentum

31st August 2001 German engineering firm Krupp is to focus on new applications and products in the field of processing equipment. 

Crushing plant for Zimbabwean colliery

31st August 2001 Bulk materials-handling and minerals processing specialist Osborn has completed a R10 million contract for long time customer, Wankie Colliery in Zimbabwe for a new crushing and screening plant. 

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