Mining Weekly | Drilling and Tunnelling https://www.miningweekly.com/page/drilling-and-tunnelling Fri, 12 Aug 2022 05:38:11 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Employing females could help address labour shortage - King https://www.miningweekly.com/article/female-employment-could-help-address-labour-shortage---king-2022-08-11 Esmarie Iannucci LABOUR Thu, 11 Aug 2022 09:31:00 +0200 623696 1660204161 1660203060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Environmental, social and governance elevating to safety-equalling status, mining webinar hears https://www.miningweekly.com/article/environmental-social-governance-elevated-to-safety-equalling-status-mining-webinar-hears-2022-08-11 Martin Creamer CIRCULAR ECONOMY Thu, 11 Aug 2022 08:08:00 +0200 623681 1660220442 1660198080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001016683_resized_anglotalentportraitsstephenbullock21521022.jpg Anglo American Platinum sustainable impact head Stephen Bullock. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88783_2022-08-10_esgs_-_3.mp476413847Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy webinar covered by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy webinar covered by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Master Drilling to report higher interim earnings https://www.miningweekly.com/article/master-drilling-to-report-higher-interim-earnings-2022-08-05 Donna Slater DRILLING Fri, 05 Aug 2022 15:46:00 +0200 623324 1659707446 1659707160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 President Ramaphosa’s got it right, says ex-Eskom CEO on new energy plan https://www.miningweekly.com/article/president-ramaphosas-got-it-right-says-ex-eskom-ceo-on-new-energy-plan-2022-07-30 Martin Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY & STORAGE Mon, 01 Aug 2022 07:33:00 +0200 622692 1659371093 1659331980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001014772_resized_briandames.jpg African Rainbow Energy and Power CEO and former Eskom CEO Brian Dames. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88714_2022-07-27_dames22_-_3.mp440938249Coal & Energy Transition Day covered by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Coal & Energy Transition Day covered by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Company celebrates one year of zero harm https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-celebrates-one-year-of-zero-harm-2022-07-13 Nadine Ramdass Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 29 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 621039 1658920777 1659045600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001011517_resized_safetyfirstrosondkumba1022.jpg SAFETY FIRST Rosond creates a culture of caring and responsibility onsite 511 287 Radical renewables, hydrogen ramp-up needed, coal energy transition day hears https://www.miningweekly.com/article/radical-renewables-hydrogen-ramp-up-needed-coal-energy-transition-day-hears-2022-07-27 Martin Creamer COAL Wed, 27 Jul 2022 14:23:00 +0200 622360 1658992841 1658924580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001014110_resized_crispianolver22071022.jpg Presidential Climate Change Commission executive director Chrispian Olver. 511 287 World-first hydrogen haul truck operational from August – Anglo Platinum https://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-first-hydrogen-haul-truck-operational-from-august-anglo-platinum-2022-07-27 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 27 Jul 2022 11:31:00 +0200 622271 1658921913 1658914260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001013927_resized_angloamericannugentruckside05221022.jpg Anglo American's nuGen truck. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88670_2022-07-25_aap22_-_3.mp483837443Anglo Platinum CEO Natascha Viljoen interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Anglo Platinum CEO Natascha Viljoen interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Company introduces new hydraulic hose, fittings range https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-introduces-new-hydraulic-hose-fittings-range-2022-07-06 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 22 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 620408 1659016001 1658440800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001014465_resized_alfagommaaghydraulicapplicationwithbranding1022.jpg CONSTANT IMPROVEMENTS Alfabiotech Evolution is specially designed for top performance and compatibility with biodegradable hydraulic oils 511 287 SA market offers supply based opportunities https://www.miningweekly.com/article/southern-africa-market-offers-supply-based-opportunities-2022-07-06 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 22 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 620343 1659016282 1658440800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001014477_resized_rdtsurfacedrillingquarry1022.jpg VERSATILE DRILLING RDT’s drills are compatible with popular mainstream drills found in the Southern Africa mining and quarrying industries 511 287 Company confirms continuity of grades https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-confirms-continuity-of-grades-2022-06-22 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 618990 1656937147 1657231200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Fieldwork starting at mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/fieldwork-commencing-at-mine-2022-06-22 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 08 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 619003 1657179778 1657231200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 African diamond sector set for strong growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/african-diamond-sector-set-for-strong-growth-in-2022-2022-06-17 Mandisa Nyathi Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 17 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 617106 1655192141 1655416800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001003643_resized_roughdiamondsbloomberg1022.jpg MINING GROWTH Standard Bank’s mining team anticipates that the sector will continue showing resilience and growth, remaining financially sound in 2022 511 287 Venetia aims to address shortages https://www.miningweekly.com/article/venetia-partners-with-municipality-to-address-water-shortages-2022-06-17 Mandisa Nyathi Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 17 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 616955 1655192417 1655416800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001003378_resized_htsbuildingexteriorvenetiaundergroundminedebeers1022.jpg RESPONSIBLE ACTOR While the provision of water is the responsibility of the municipality, Venetia mine commits to working with the municipalities and host communities to address concerns in a responsible and consultative manner 511 287 Firm revamps pumps to support miners https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-revamps-its-pumps-to-support-mining-companies-2022-06-17 Mandisa Nyathi Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 17 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 616951 1655452091 1655416800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001006544_resized_diamondsintegratedpumptech17061022.jpg SMOOTH SUPPLY The company focuses heavily on the mining sector 511 287 Pandemic revives diamond industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/covid-19-pandemic-revives-diamond-company-2022-06-17 Mandisa Nyathi Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 17 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 616912 1655452443 1655416800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001006550_resized_diamondsbondequip17061022.jpg BUSINESS BOOMING In the period following the pandemic, the number of brownfield developments increased for the diamond industry in the Southern African region 511 287 ESG provides profitable returns from smart capital allocation – analyst https://www.miningweekly.com/article/esg-provides-profitable-returns-from-smart-capital-allocation-analyst-2022-06-15 Martin Creamer ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIAL GOVERNANCE Wed, 15 Jun 2022 15:26:00 +0200 618474 1655305833 1655299560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001006392_resized_arnoldvangraan06221022.jpg Nedbank mining equity analyst Arnold van Graan. 511 287 Increased efficiency cuts carbon, advances net-zero path, research finds https://www.miningweekly.com/article/increased-efficiency-cuts-carbon-advances-net-zero-path-research-finds-2022-06-07 Martin Creamer DECARBONISATION Wed, 08 Jun 2022 07:50:00 +0200 617639 1654675581 1654667400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001004687_resized_mikatienhaara.jpg Rocsole CEO Mika Tienhaara. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88242_2022-06-07_tienhaaradc_-_3.mp476102051Rocsole CEO Mika Tienhaara interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Rocsole CEO Mika Tienhaara interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Aura deploys drill rig to Tiris, Mauritania https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aura-deploys-drill-rig-to-tiris-mauritania-2022-05-27 Darren Parker URANIUM Fri, 27 May 2022 16:25:00 +0200 616739 1653898621 1653661500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Renewed interest in drill observed https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-notes-renewed-interest-in-rock-drill-2022-05-27 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 27 May 2022 00:00:00 +0200 614982 1653297354 1653602400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000999568_resized_mininginbotswanasandviksandvikdd422i05221022.jpg AUTOMATIC CHOICE The renewed interest in Sandvik's DD422i automatic drill is owing to African mines consistently turning to modern technologies to run more efficient operations 511 287 Hydrogen can be stored in existing fossil fuel infrastructure for years, world webinar hears https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydrogen-can-be-stored-in-existing-fossil-fuel-infrastructure-for-years-world-webinar-hears-2022-05-25 Martin Creamer HYDROGEN Thu, 26 May 2022 08:01:00 +0200 616443 1653655741 1653544860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001002848_resized_drandreaslehmann05221022.jpg Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies strategy and implementation head Dr Andreas Lehmann. 511 287 Platinum-boosted South African hydrogen electrolyser leaps ahead https://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-boosted-south-african-hydrogen-electrolyser-leaps-ahead-2022-05-25 Martin Creamer HYDROGEN Wed, 25 May 2022 12:34:00 +0200 616384 1653493114 1653474840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001002236_resized_corriedejagerjasoncuomogeorgeanagnostopoulospaulvandevyverhydrox0522donna1022.jpg The Hydrox team (from left) CEO Corrie de Jager, process engineer Jason Cuomo, director/inventor George Anagnostopoulos, and director Paul van de Vyver. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88139_2022-05-25_hydro.mp466048086Hydrox CEO Corrie de Jager interviewed by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Hydrox CEO Corrie de Jager interviewed by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Academy’s ‘vibrant learnership’ advances training in critical aspects https://www.miningweekly.com/article/academys-vibrant-learnership-advances-training-in-critical-mining-aspects-2022-05-13 Simone Liedtke Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 13 May 2022 00:00:00 +0200 610901 1652774125 1652392800 99999999999 Nadine James 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000991310_resized_mrtaoffersprogrammeswhichincorporateelearningsolutions1022.jpg IMMERSIVE LEARNING The training academy incorporates remote e-learning solutions coupled with Dover Assessments for psychomotor skills, 2D & 3D touchscreen, and virtual reality 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/87864_2022-03-30_murray_&_roberts_cementation_-_2.mp443239636MRTA’s Tony Pretorius discusses the academy’s “vibrant” skills development and training programmes MRTA’s Tony Pretorius discusses the academy’s “vibrant” skills development and training programmes World Coal Association favours just energy transition to net zero future https://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-coal-association-favours-just-energy-transition-to-net-zero-future-2022-05-05 Martin Creamer COAL Thu, 05 May 2022 15:57:00 +0200 614374 1651837665 1651759020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000998141_resized_julyndlovuthungela2511211022.jpg World Coal Association chairperson July Ndlovu 511 287 Dwyka to make tech tangible at Mining Indaba, conduct live virtual walkabouts https://www.miningweekly.com/article/dwyka-to-make-tech-tangible-at-mining-indaba-conduct-live-virtual-walkabouts-2022-04-29 Donna Slater DRONES & ROBOTS Fri, 29 Apr 2022 15:55:00 +0200 613989 1651241333 1651240500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000997389_resized_emersenthovermap1022.jpg Technology, such as drones outfitted with LiDAR SLAM-based scanners, are helping miners map previously inaccessible areas. These will be showcased by Dwyka at Mining Indaba 511 287 Northam a step closer to extending Zondereinde mine’s life https://www.miningweekly.com/article/northam-a-step-closer-to-extending-zondereinde-mines-life-2022-04-28 Donna Slater PLATINUM Thu, 28 Apr 2022 16:16:00 +0200 613839 1651218927 1651155360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000997094_resized_northamzondereindenumberthreeshaftdrillingmasterdrillingrd8r1rig0422donna10222.jpg Master Drilling's RD8-R1 drill rig on site at the riase boring of Northam's Zondereinde Number three Shaft 511 287 President Ramaphosa to deliver keynote address at Mining Indaba 2022 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/president-ramaphosa-to-deliver-keynote-address-at-mining-indaba-2022-2022-04-20 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Wed, 20 Apr 2022 13:54:00 +0200 613105 1650458869 1650455640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000995643_resized_cyrilramaphosa3040420221022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa. 511 287 Company introduces largest underground BEV truck https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-introduces-largest-underground-bev-truck-2022-03-23 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 08 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 610436 1649068184 1649368800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Green finance taxonomy to help investors make green project decisions – law firm https://www.miningweekly.com/article/green-finance-taxonomy-will-help-investors-make-green-project-decisions-says-law-firm-2022-04-05 Martin Creamer GREEN FINANCE Tue, 05 Apr 2022 15:47:00 +0200 611821 1649192562 1649166420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000993071_resized_patrickheronjoonchongwwhr1022.jpg Patrick Heron (left) and Joon Chong. 511 287 Equipping, changeover on track for March https://www.miningweekly.com/article/shafts-equipping-changeover-on-track-for-completion-in-march-2022-04-01 Sabrina Jardim Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 608935 1648458259 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000987524_resized_ivanhoeshaftsshaftsinking1022.jpg SHAFT CONSTRUCTION Construction activities at the Platreef Project site, including Shaft 1 on the left, and the hitch-to-collar advancement for Shaft 2 on the right 511 287 Pre-sinking complete at Karowe mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pre-sinking-complete-at-karowe-mine-2022-04-01-1 Sabrina Jardim Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 608790 1648643736 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000987293_resized_lucara3stageloweredintotheshaft0322mw21022.jpg HOOK, LINE AND SINKER Lucara has completed shaft pre-sinking on its Karowe mine 511 287 No ‘mucking about’ with safety for UMS https://www.miningweekly.com/article/no-mucking-about-with-safety-for-ums-2022-04-01 Sabrina Jardim Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 01 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 609287 1648643786 1648764000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000988207_resized_ums3shaftconstructionmwshaftsinking03221022.jpg SAFETY FIRST UMS CEO Digby Glover says it is now possible to sink shafts without accidents, owing to innovations of equipment and methodology 511 287 Mandela Mining Precinct showcases newly trialled drilling innovation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mandela-mining-precinct-showcases-drilling-innovation-2022-03-25 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING Fri, 25 Mar 2022 15:06:00 +0200 610777 1648214767 1648213560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Drilling contractor plans to evolve grouting services https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drilling-contractor-plans-to-evolve-grouting-services-2022-03-25 Claire O'Reilly Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 25 Mar 2022 00:00:00 +0200 608999 1647596405 1648159200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Company secures $31m contract https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drilling-company-announces-31-million-contract-with-gold-miner-2022-03-25 Claire O'Reilly Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 25 Mar 2022 00:00:00 +0200 608992 1648022150 1648159200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Miner supports SMME with diamond drilling equipment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/diversified-miner-supports-local-smme-with-underground-diamond-drilling-2022-03-25 Claire O'Reilly Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 25 Mar 2022 00:00:00 +0200 608993 1648022324 1648159200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Master Drilling posts good results, to continue technology pursuit https://www.miningweekly.com/article/master-drilling-posts-good-results-to-continue-technology-pursuit-2022-03-22 Schalk Burger DRILLING SERVICES Tue, 22 Mar 2022 16:17:00 +0200 610325 1647960140 1647958620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New blasting system improves safety https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-blasting-system-improves-underground-safety-2022-03-25 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 18 Mar 2022 00:00:00 +0200 608514 1647346652 1647554400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000987144_resized_undergroundminingoricawebgen200range03221022.jpg EXPLOSIVE STUFF The second-generation WebGen 200 range of wireless initiating systems is being tested in Australia and Canada 511 287 Rosond focusing on consolidation amid plans for further growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/rosond-focusing-on-consolidation-amid-plans-for-further-growth-2022-03-10 Schalk Burger DRILLING SERVICES Thu, 10 Mar 2022 16:26:00 +0200 609258 1646922931 1646922360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0