Mining Weekly | Drilling and Tunnelling https://www.miningweekly.com/page/drilling-and-tunnelling Sun, 26 May 2019 22:53:59 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company progresses copper/silver project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-progresses-coppersilver-project-2019-05-10 Khutso Maphatsoe Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519323 1558361631 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798307_resized_mininginbotswanann255410520191022.jpg TEAM WORK Partnering with global providers of mine finance allows all project development activities to move forward 511 287 Data collection, investment to boost exploration projects in Botswana https://www.miningweekly.com/article/data-collection-investment-to-boost-exploration-projects-in-botswana-2019-05-13 Khutso Maphatsoe Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519369 1558361631 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Explorer advances copper project, growth strategy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-announces-growth-strategy-for-mining-2019-05-13 Khutso Maphatsoe Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519424 1558361632 1558648800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Epiroc shares drop as mining gear orders disappoint https://www.miningweekly.com/article/epiroc-expects-demand-to-hold-at-current-level-2019-04-30 Reuters MINING EQUIPMENT Tue, 30 Apr 2019 10:13:00 +0200 518389 1556626203 1556611980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Underground copper project start remains on track https://www.miningweekly.com/article/nevada-copper-underground-copper-project-start-remains-on-track-2019-04-03 Mc'Kyla Nortje Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516160 1555051281 1555624800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791310_resized_nevadacopperpumpkinhillsite011022.jpg ON SCHEDULE surface infrastructure and processing equipment are advancing to plan 511 287 Ivanplats to complete early-works construction at Platreef Shaft 2 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ivanplats-to-complete-early-works-construction-at-platreef-shaft-2-2019-04-04 Mc'Kyla Nortje Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516264 1555051281 1555624800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791545_resized_ivanplatsshaft1headgearandshaftsinking011022.jpg SHAFT 2 Aerial view of the Shaft 2 box cut early works with the concrete hitch under construction 511 287 Capital Drilling poised to meet growing demand for drilling services https://www.miningweekly.com/article/capital-drilling-poised-to-meet-growing-demand-for-drilling-services-2019-04-18 Tasneem Bulbulia DRILLING Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:21:00 +0200 517624 1555575760 1555575660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA mines can now use drone technology for underground mapping https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-mines-can-now-use-drone-technology-for-underground-mapping-2019-04-05 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514769 1554188485 1554415200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788330_resized_deeplevelramjackdrones04191022.jpg GAME OF DRONES Initially used during wars and for defense purposes drones are now being used in mining and industrial applications 511 287 Anglo American, Northam, Australia’s budget surplus make headlines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-american-northam-australias-budget-surplus-make-headlines-2019-04-04 Creamer Media Reporter Drilling & Tunnelling Thu, 04 Apr 2019 09:43:00 +0200 516207 1554377647 1554363780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791470_resized_1022x575secondtakemw1022x575.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77966_2019-04-04_second_take_mw_-_2.mp481333489Anglo American, Northam, Australia’s budget surplus make headlines. Anglo American, Northam, Australia’s budget surplus make headlines. Master Drilling’s full year performance underpinned by Americas, Europe success https://www.miningweekly.com/article/master-drillings-full-year-performance-underpinned-by-americas-europe-success-2019-03-26 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING & TUNELLING Tue, 26 Mar 2019 09:55:00 +0200 515179 1553610403 1553586900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789177_resized_masterdrillingcoverdanipretorius11181022.jpg Master Drilling CEO Danie Pretorius 511 287 Underground drill operator training simulator launched https://www.miningweekly.com/article/underground-drill-operator-training-simulator-launched-2019-03-08 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513766 1552893826 1553205600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786091_resized_sandviksimulator03191022.jpg STIMULATING SIMULATING The new simulator allows for simulation underground at the source of the drilling 511 287 Drilling rig, loader introduced onto African drilling market https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drilling-rig-loader-introduced-to-african-drilling-market-2019-03-22 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513643 1552893824 1553205600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785807_resized_boartlongyearafricadrill03191022.jpg SHOWCASE Two new products in the Boart Longyear drilling portfolio have been introduced to the African market 511 287 Australian drilling programme makes promising start https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drilling-programme-in-australia-makes-promising-start-2019-03-22 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513652 1552893824 1553205600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785817_resized_torrensproject0319102201.jpg TO DRILL “ORE” NOT TO DRILL The drilling at the large anomaly has shown promising geological results 511 287 Shotcrete-testing system available for mining sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/shotcrete-testing-system-available-for-mining-sector-2019-03-22 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513736 1552893825 1553205600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786001_resized_hiltishotcretetesting03191022.jpg SHOT IN THE DARK Underground tunneling installations can now be accurately tested to allow for quicker mine reentry 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 Detection system lowers maintenance costs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/detection-system-lowers-maintenance-costs-2019-02-27 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512737 1552313834 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783812_resized_coalmonitechsidewall03191022.jpg COALFACE VALUE Keeping damages and costs down at the coalface is more achievable with the sidewall detection system 511 287 Council sees potential in coal exports https://www.miningweekly.com/article/council-sees-potential-in-coal-exports-2019-03-15 Halima Frost Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513057 1552639543 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784556_resized_rogerbaxtermineralscouncildylancreamermedia05181022.jpg ROGER BAXTER A collaborative approach is needed to develop and implement solutions for the mining sector 511 287 Capital Drilling lifts FY18 net profit https://www.miningweekly.com/article/capital-drilling-lifts-fy18-net-profit-2019-03-14 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING & TUNNELLING Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:28:00 +0200 514259 1552559486 1552559280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787207_resized_mozdrilling1022.jpg 511 287 Three #DisruptMining finalists named https://www.miningweekly.com/article/three-disruptmining-finalists-named-2019-02-26 Mariaan Webb MINING INNOVATION Tue, 26 Feb 2019 10:05:00 +0200 512616 1551169667 1551168300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 Drilling & Tunnelling 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 Tharisa remains committed to Zim PGMs investment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tharisa-remains-committed-to-zim-pgms-investment-2019-01-23 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509454 1549346943 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776592_resized_tharisaplant20141022.jpg THARISA PLANT We remain optimistic about PGMs and will continue to invest in the locations we operate in, while looking for new opportunities 511 287 MAXAM to demonstrate blasting technology https://www.miningweekly.com/article/maxam-to-demonstrate-blasting-technology-2019-01-14 Paige Müller Mining Indaba Preview Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508425 1548081132 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774273_resized_maxammsuexplosives01191022.jpg RIOFLEX RIOFLEX is a highly energetic, robust and flexible density bulk hydrogel suspension-based explosive, representing the latest development in bulk explosives technology 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 Wear plate tests show positive results https://www.miningweekly.com/article/wear-plate-tests-show-positive-results-2019-01-18 Thabi Madiba Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506662 1547542598 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770504_resized_mininginafricavasconitephillipdevilliers051220181022.jpg PHILLIP DE VILLIERS Technical representative examines one of the stock wear plates inside the Johannesburg warehouse 511 287 Gold drilling demand ensures solid revenue, contracts for Capital Drilling https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-drilling-demand-ensures-solid-revenue-contracts-for-capital-drilling-2019-01-17 Marleny Arnoldi DRILLING Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:24:00 +0200 508871 1547728016 1547727840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Enable meaningful participation, pleads Women in Mining chair https://www.miningweekly.com/article/enable-meaningful-participation-pleads-women-in-mining-chair-2018-12-12 Martin Creamer EXPLORATION Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:30:00 +0200 507337 1544707035 1544614200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772016_resized_martincreamerlindinakedi12181022dylan.jpg Women in Mining South Africa chairperson Lindiwe Nakedi (right) interviewed by Martin Creamer 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77011_2018-12-12_lindiwe_nakedi1_-_hd_web.mp4126377734Women in Mining chairperson and Gubhani Exploration MD Lindiwe Nakedi talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Women in Mining chairperson and Gubhani Exploration MD Lindiwe Nakedi talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photographs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Significant drill targets identified at Kavango’s Botswana project https://www.miningweekly.com/article/significant-drill-targets-identified-at-kavangos-botswana-project-2018-12-10 Tasneem Bulbulia DRILLING Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:00:00 +0200 507053 1544436939 1544436000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Innovate and generate cash at same time – Dassault Systèmes Geovia https://www.miningweekly.com/article/innovate-and-generate-cash-at-same-time-dassault-systmes-geovia-2018-12-05 Martin Creamer MINING TECHNOLOGY Wed, 05 Dec 2018 15:51:00 +0200 506684 1544166197 1544017860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770528_resized_martincreamerraouljacquand11181022dylan.jpg Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand (right) interviewed by Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/76943_2018-11-28_raoul_j_-_2.mp4139429998Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand spoke to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on new mining technology. Video: Christo Greyling. Photogaphs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Dassault Systèmes Geovia Brand CEO Raoul Jacquand spoke to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on new mining technology. Video: Christo Greyling. Photogaphs: Creamer Media Chief Photographer Dylan Slater. Sector remains significant for mobile buildings company https://www.miningweekly.com/article/oil-and-gas-sector-remains-significant-for-mobile-buildings-company-2018-11-30 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504640 1543237356 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766246_resized_kwikspacemodularbuildings1022.jpg KWIKSPACE MODULAR BUILDINGS Kwikspace provides a range of modular buildings and rental fleet buildings to rapidly accommodate people during shutdowns 511 287 Need for digital tech growth in industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/oil-2018-11-13 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504594 1543237356 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766075_resized_oilgasinafricawipromarlezevanloggerenberger11181022.jpg MARLEZE VAN LOGGERENBERG Africa has the potential to leapfrog current technology and current infrastructure, and implement new technologies in its operations 511 287 Deep-water Africa at the heart of Impact’s strategy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/deepwater-africa-at-the-heart-of-impacts-strategy-2018-11-13 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504601 1543237356 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766528_resized_oilrig20121022.jpg OFFSHORE OIL RIG Some of the largest remaining oil and gas reserves lie along deep passive continental margins 511 287 Attractive and certain policy presents positive prospects for industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/attractive-and-certain-policy-presents-positive-prospects-for-industry-2018-11-15 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504826 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766507_resized_niallkramer07181022.jpg NIALL KRAMER The separation of oil and gas legislation from mining legislation is something that the industry has been asking for and policy makers are heading the country in the right direction 511 287 Skills upgrade in SA oil and gas industry needed https://www.miningweekly.com/article/need-for-skills-upgrade-in-sa-oil-and-gas-industry-2018-11-14 Cameron Mackay Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504724 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Safety initiatives, innovative machinery achieve zero harm https://www.miningweekly.com/article/safety-initiatives-and-innovative-machinery-help-rosond-achieve-zero-harm-2018-11-14 Khutso Maphatsoe Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504749 1543237357 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Master Drilling earmarks ‘significant share’ of capex for product portfolio, market ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/diversifying-boring-capabilities-2018-11-22 Paige Müller DRILLING SOLUTIONS Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505464 1543302945 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768725_resized_dual.jpg 511 287 Premier encouraged by high-grade intersections at RHA https://www.miningweekly.com/article/premier-encouraged-by-high-grade-intersections-at-rha-2018-11-21 Tasneem Bulbulia TUNGSTEN Wed, 21 Nov 2018 16:51:00 +0200 505375 1542812013 1542811860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hydropowered drilling saves water – manufacturer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydro-powered-drilling-saves-water-manufacturer-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi Drilling & Tunnelling Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503039 1542091311 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762894_resized_novatekwaterrecirculationdrillmininghydraulicshydropower0720171022.jpg USE TO SAVE Novatek’s hydropowered equipment uses water that is effectively recirculated for cooling or other uses 511 287