Mining Weekly | Diversified Miners https://www.miningweekly.com/page/diversified-miners Sun, 21 Apr 2019 17:56:11 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Many companies still procuring unsuitable protective equipment for female mineworkers https://www.miningweekly.com/article/holistic-approach-needed-to-close-mining-gender-gap-ppe-group-2019-04-19 Nadine James WOMEN IN MINING Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:01:00 +0200 516786 1555051282 1555624860 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 UMS Group follows alternative shaft sinking methodologies https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ums-group-follows-alternative-shaft-sinking-methodologies-2019-04-04 Mc'Kyla Nortje Diversified Miners Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516208 1555051282 1555624800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791651_resized_shaftsinkersumsheadgear0420191022.jpg MACHINES With mechanisation shaft development is performed by machines with little or no need for humans to interface with those machines 511 287 Mining sector’s pursuit of ‘zero harm’ continues https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zero-harm-2019-04-19 Simone Liedtke HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516591 1555053504 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793457_resized_unwavering.jpg 511 287 LME ready to address flaws in its metal storage rules https://www.miningweekly.com/article/lme-ready-to-address-flaws-in-its-metal-storage-rules-2019-04-18 Reuters METALS Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:47:00 +0200 517696 1555589713 1555584420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South32 coking coal output down 37%, energy coal hit by community protests https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-coking-coal-output-down-37-energy-coal-hit-by-community-protests-2019-04-18 Esmarie Iannucci DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:42:00 +0200 517631 1555589958 1555576920 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794485_resized_grahamkerr1022.jpg South32 CEO Graham Kerr 511 287 Glencore’s Jeff Gerard appointed Katanga CEO https://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencores-jeff-gerard-appointed-katanga-ceo-2019-04-18 Simone Liedtke NEW APPOINTMENTS Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:17:00 +0200 517623 1555577234 1555575420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Moroccan miner Managem considering raising $200m in bond sales https://www.miningweekly.com/article/moroccan-miner-managem-considering-raising-200m-in-bond-sales-2019-04-17 Reuters DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:09:00 +0200 517537 1555509435 1555506540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rio farewells group exec https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-farewells-group-exec-2019-04-17 Esmarie Iannucci BOARD CHANGES Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:38:00 +0200 517467 1555493808 1555490280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BHP downgrades iron-ore outlook https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-downgrades-iron-ore-outlook-2019-04-17 Esmarie Iannucci DIVERSIFIED MINER Wed, 17 Apr 2019 06:25:00 +0200 517428 1555577394 1555475100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000794079_resized_ironorestockpilebhpreuters.jpg 511 287 Katanga Mining resumes cobalt exports from DRC https://www.miningweekly.com/article/katanga-mining-resumes-cobalt-exports-from-drc-2019-04-15 Reuters COBALT Mon, 15 Apr 2019 14:21:00 +0200 517257 1555333538 1555330860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Exxaro reaffirms health, safety goals at Sustainability Summit https://www.miningweekly.com/article/exxaro-reaffirms-health-safety-goals-at-sustainability-summit-2019-04-12 Simone Liedtke HEALTH, SAFETY & SUSTAINABILITY Fri, 12 Apr 2019 16:21:00 +0200 517183 1555079505 1555078860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vast raises £600 000 for Romania, Zim projects https://www.miningweekly.com/article/vast-raises-600-000-for-romania-zim-projects-2019-04-12 Marleny Arnoldi DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 12 Apr 2019 15:18:00 +0200 517170 1555075195 1555075080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mbazima to retire from Anglo American after 18 years https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mbazima-to-retire-from-anglo-american-after-18-years-2019-04-12 Creamer Media Reporter DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 12 Apr 2019 09:12:00 +0200 517099 1555079489 1555053120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793463_resized_normanmbazima10171022duane.jpg Norman Mbazima 511 287 Rock engineering consultancy expanding service offering https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rock-engineering-consultancy-expanding-service-offering-2019-04-12 Jessica Oosthuizen Diversified Miners Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515555 1554473935 1555020000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789950_resized_openhousemanagementsolutions04191022.jpg REAL-TIME MONITORING Open House Management Solutions can monitor the rock mass response in real time 511 287 Mineral-rich West Africa shows much potential https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mineral-rich-west-africa-shows-much-potential-2019-04-12 Mamaili Mamaila Diversified Miners Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515391 1554473936 1555020000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789674_resized_mininginwestafricaafricapracticecbgprocessinganddryingfacility1204191022.jpg POTENTIAL PERFORMANCE The West African mining sector’s vast potential could be realised through successful proactive project development 511 287 AEL to provide green solutions for mines in French West Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ael-to-provide-green-solutions-for-mines-in-francophone-west-africa-2019-04-12 Mamaili Mamaila Diversified Miners Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515732 1554473937 1555020000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790357_resized_mininginwestafricaaelsbulkplantinkongosiburkinafaso1204191022.jpg INTELLIGENT MINING AEL’s philosophy is to develop smart blasting solutions through client engagement and understanding their needs 511 287 Explosives company expanding West African footprint https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-company-expanding-west-african-footprint-2019-04-12 Mamaili Mamaila Diversified Miners Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515737 1554473937 1555020000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790383_resized_bmedroneimageofblastsite022017jpg1022.jpg GOING FOR GOLD BME manufactures explosives at emulsion plants across the region and supplies mining and quarrying operations in several countries 511 287 Canadian junior miners losing out to cannabis companies – BDO Global https://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-juniors-losing-out-to-cannabis-companies-bdo-global-2019-04-04 Nadine James JUNIOR MINERS Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516221 1554473940 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791449_resized_cannabisbloombergapril20191022.jpg JOHNNY-COME-LATELY investors that were traditionally attracted to the junior mining space have a secondary option, where the valuations are higher and forecast demand is reportedly worth billions 511 287 New ways of determining workers’ fitness for work urged amid changing laws and attitudes ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/changing-legislation-perceptions-on-cannabis-require-non-traditional-drug-testing-2019-04-04 Nadine James HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516225 1555059434 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791452_resized_alertmeterimpairmenttestpredictivesafetynovember20171022.jpg ALERTMETER The tests take up to 90 seconds to complete, produce immediate results, and can be repeated multiple times a day, with no risk of a false positive 511 287 South Africa’s Feb mining output down 7.5% y/y https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-africas-feb-mining-output-down-75-yy-2019-04-11 Marleny Arnoldi MINING PRODUCTION Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:33:00 +0200 517009 1555313527 1554985980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793199_resized_miningphoto1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Nearly 2 000 Zambian villagers can sue Vedanta in English courts – Supreme Court https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nearly-2-000-zambian-villagers-can-sue-vedanta-in-english-courts-supreme-court-2019-04-10 Reuters COPPER Wed, 10 Apr 2019 11:20:00 +0200 516812 1554893138 1554888000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sibanye-Stillwater commits additional R30m to Wits Digimine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sibanye-commits-additional-r30m-to-wits-digimine-2019-04-09 Nadine James DIVERSIFIED MINERS Tue, 09 Apr 2019 14:06:00 +0200 516683 1554889964 1554811560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rio reveals $6.6bn tax bill for 2018 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-reveals-66bn-tax-bill-for-2018-2019-04-09 Esmarie Iannucci DIVERSIFIED MINER Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:48:00 +0200 516651 1554800791 1554799680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rio Tinto approves $463m Zulti South project to extend RBM's life https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-approves-463m-zulti-south-project-to-extend-rbms-life-2019-04-08 Creamer Media Reporter MINERAL SANDS Mon, 08 Apr 2019 20:41:00 +0200 516607 1554802290 1554748860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792347_resized_jeansebastianjacques1022bloomberg.jpg Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sebastian Jacques 511 287 BHP mulling job cuts and drive-in, drive-out in the Pilbara https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-mulling-job-cuts-and-dido-in-the-pilbara-2019-04-08 Esmarie Iannucci DIVERSIFIED MINER Mon, 08 Apr 2019 05:39:00 +0200 516456 1554736313 1554694740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792005_resized_bhplogo1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Secondary mine ventilation system cutting costs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/secondary-mine-ventilation-system-cutting-costs-2019-04-05 Halima Frost Diversified Miners Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00:00 +0200 514803 1554188486 1554418800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/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 Zimbabwe mine shaft nearing deepest point https://www.miningweekly.com/article/zimbabwe-mine-shaft-nearing-deepest-point-2019-04-05 Halima Frost Diversified Miners Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514816 1554188485 1554415200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788434_resized_caledoniacentralshaft04191022.jpg CENTRE OF ATTENTION Caledonia Mining's Central shaft has reached a depth of 1 150 m underground 511 287 Underground support company keeps abreast of developments https://www.miningweekly.com/article/underground-support-company-keeps-abreast-of-developments-2019-04-05 Halima Frost Diversified Miners Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514973 1554188485 1554415200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788772_resized_deeplevelmandjminingflexibolt04191022.jpg BRACE YOURSELF The Flexibolt is used in mines at the stope to brace the surface for a safer mining environment 511 287 Council calls for greater modernisation in mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/council-motivates-for-more-modernisation-in-mines-2019-04-05 Halima Frost Diversified Miners Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515008 1554459457 1554415200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788819_resized_deeplevelmineralscouncilgoldfieldscreamermedia04191022.jpg HARD CORE The South African deep-level mining sector is a tough environment, which runs on a continuous stop-start basis, predominantly in narrow-reef, hard-rock mining for gold, platinum and chrome 511 287 Anglo taking tailings dam monitoring to next level https://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-taking-tailings-dam-monitoring-to-next-level-2019-04-04 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 04 Apr 2019 16:40:00 +0200 516341 1554450039 1554388800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791760_resized_anglotailingsdamimage.jpg How Anglo American is reducing tailings dam risk 511 287 ERG joins UN Global Compact https://www.miningweekly.com/article/erg-joins-un-global-compact-2019-04-04 Creamer Media Reporter DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 04 Apr 2019 14:57:00 +0200 516298 1554386142 1554382620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 MMG joins Glencore, ERG in reviewing Congo plans after tax hike https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mmg-joins-glencore-erg-in-reviewing-congo-plans-after-tax-hike-2019-04-04 Bloomberg COPPER Thu, 04 Apr 2019 08:40:00 +0200 516184 1554389982 1554360000 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791370_resized_kinsevereminemmgdrc1022.jpg MMG's Kinsevere mine 511 287 Anglo hopes to run truck on hydrogen in 12 months – O’Neill https://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-hopes-to-run-truck-on-hydrogen-in-12-months-oneill-2019-04-03 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 03 Apr 2019 16:31:00 +0200 516174 1554459482 1554301860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791344_resized_2018sustainabilityperformancev1022.jpg Graphic showing how sun can provide electricity to produce hydrogen that powers mine fleets. 511 287 Mantashe to consult Mpumalanga community on alleged mining damage https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mantashe-to-consult-mpumalanga-community-on-alleged-mining-damage-2019-04-03 Tasneem Bulbulia MINING COMMUNITIES Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:51:00 +0200 516111 1554285259 1554285060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Payload management systems help optimise mining operations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/payload-management-systems-help-optimise-mining-operations-2019-03-29 Halima Frost Diversified Miners Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514122 1553523613 1553810400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786900_resized_undergroundramjackunderground03191022.jpg JACK OF ALL TRADES Ramjack Technology Solutions offers accountability and traceable guarantees with its systems 511 287 Chinese OEM reaffirms commitment to Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinese-oem-visit-reaffirms-commitment-to-s-africa-showcases-new-technology-2019-03-22 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514934 1553523617 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788691_resized_ddegvicepresidentxiaomingyuan03191022jpg.jpeg XIAOMING YUAN While the group is currently focusing on South Africa, it has plans to expand to other African countries once it has established a firm base locally 511 287 Mining stakeholders unable to assess effectiveness of sustainability investments – analyst https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-stakeholders-unable-to-assessthe-effectiveness-of-sustainability-investments-analyst-2019-03-29 Nadine James CORPORATE SOCIAL INVESTMENT Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514956 1553523618 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788749_resized_goldfieldshousingprojectblybank30609duane1022.jpg MORE THAN JUST HOUSES Sustainability reporting should focus more in the impact rather than the output, instead of just noting how many houses the mine built, report on how many people the mine has housed 511 287 Under Mantashe, SA mining’s narrative changes from ‘completely negative’ to ‘something ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/one-year-in-progress-for-mantashe-with-plans-for-more-2019-03-29 Natasha Odendaal LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514540 1553584831 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789129_resized_one.jpg 511 287