Mining Weekly | Earthmoving http://www.miningweekly.com/page/earthmoving-and-surface-mining Sat, 26 Sep 2020 16:57:38 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Mobile pumps prove useful in opencast mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mobile-pumps-prove-useful-in-opencast-mining-2020-09-11 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 11 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563077 1598596838 1599775200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000894416_resized_pumpsmwmobilepumpsipr0820201022.jpg A MOVING PROPOSITION Customers value the manoeuvrability and flexibility of their on-site mobile pumps 511 287 Strategic penetration of pumps market under way http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strategic-penetration-of-pumps-market-under-way-2020-09-11 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 11 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563093 1599484525 1599775200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000894410_resized_pumpsmwghanagoldfieldscummins0820201022.jpg GIVING THE POWER BACK The repower project in Ghana saw Cummins installing complete new power packs on the mine’s dewatering pumps 511 287 Plug-and-play pumps range launched http://www.miningweekly.com/article/plug-and-play-pump-range-launched-2020-09-11 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 11 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563430 1599572875 1599775200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000895212_resized_pumpsiduraverder1022.jpg EASY TO USE If the user can read the display, then they can use the pump 511 287 Rental pump option preserves capital http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rental-pump-option-preserves-capital-2020-09-11 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 11 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200 563090 1599573769 1599775200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000894413_resized_pumpsmwpasvarrandair0820201022.jpg NO POWER NO PROBLEM The diesel-driven PAS/VAR range of pumps is ideal for areas where power is not available 511 287 Significant potential exists for local capital equipment exporters http://www.miningweekly.com/article/significant-potential-exists-for-local-capital-equipment-exporters-2020-09-10 Donna Slater CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Thu, 10 Sep 2020 16:52:00 +0200 564544 1599808767 1599749520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000897867_resized_saceeccapitalequipment1022.jpg 511 287 Accommodation for Aus SoP mine on track http://www.miningweekly.com/article/accommodation-for-aus-sop-mine-on-track-2020-08-28 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 28 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 561865 1598361329 1598565600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000891404_resized_minesitebeyondiepotash1022.jpg NO POT LUCK A Beyondie SoP bankable feasibility study was completed prior to the company’s board approving full development of the project 511 287 Pandemic prevents further engagement on housing draft http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pandemic-prevents-further-engagement-on-housing-draft-2020-08-28 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 28 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200 561864 1598361271 1598565600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000891400_resized_minesitenicopienaaraspasa08201022.jpg NICO PIENAAR The surface mining sector represents a large part of the overall mining community 511 287 Electra Mining Africa 2020 going digital with Connect – and it’s free of charge http://www.miningweekly.com/article/electra-mining-africa-2020-going-digital-with-connect-and-its-free-of-charge-2020-08-19 Martin Creamer ELECTRA MINING AFRICA 2020 CONNECT Thu, 20 Aug 2020 05:01:00 +0200 562515 1597928879 1597892460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000892972_resized_garycorin.jpg Specialised Exhibitions MD Gary Corin. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/83098_2020-08-17_specialised20_-_3.mp472809587Specialised Exhibitions MD Gary Corin outlines Electra Mining Africa 2020 Connect plans to Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Specialised Exhibitions MD Gary Corin outlines Electra Mining Africa 2020 Connect plans to Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Afrimat continues pursuit of UCP http://www.miningweekly.com/article/afrimat-continues-pursuit-of-ucp-2020-07-23 Schalk Burger MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Thu, 23 Jul 2020 16:30:00 +0200 560187 1595515628 1595514600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 More skilled experts needed in hydraulics sector http://www.miningweekly.com/article/more-skilled-experts-needed-in-hydraulics-sector-2020-07-17 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 558192 1594716210 1594936800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000883159_resized_hydraulicsrepairsundergroundmw0620201022.jpg DEPARTMENT OF MYSTERIES Hydraulics is often perceived as a somewhat mysterious field of expertise 511 287 Next-generation shovel designed for better performance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/next-generation-shovel-designed-for-better-performance-2020-07-17 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 557987 1594716625 1594936800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000882745_resized_hydraulicsnextgen6060caterpillarmw0620201022.jpg BUCKET-LOAD OF IMPROVEMENTS The new Cat 6060 features updated engines, improved hydraulics, heavy-duty structures and undercarriage, Cat electronics and a state-of-the-art cab 511 287 Company continues global growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/components-company-continues-international-growth-2020-06-17 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 556861 1593512315 1593727200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000880883_resized_componentsonly10620201022.jpg EARTHMOVING COMPONENTS IMPORTING Currently, Components Only is a net importer of product for many countries the company works with 511 287 Automation technology solution can help smaller mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/automation-technology-solution-can-help-smaller-mines-2020-07-03 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 557104 1593512377 1593727200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000880871_resized_miningequipmentcaterpillarautonomoustruck0120171022.jpg MINESTAR EDGE Automating the production recording process and provides access to business insights in near real-time. This provides an opportunity to improve operations within each shift 511 287 Equipment rentals benefit from dwindling economy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dwindling-economy-benefits-equipment-rentals-2020-06-18 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 556902 1593512427 1593727200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000880904_resized_siviwegushubobcat10620201022.jpg RENTAL BUSINESS GROWTH To deal with the expected increase in demand for rentals, Bobcat has ensured that its rental fleets nationwide were repaired, serviced and ready for service 511 287 Company leverages 20 years’ experience to benefit clients http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-leverages-20-years-experience-to-benefit-clients-2020-06-18-1 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200 557057 1593512602 1593727200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Supplier saves mining industry time, money http://www.miningweekly.com/article/supplier-saves-mining-industry-time-money-2020-06-03 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555581 1592386728 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877330_resized_quarryingbidodgesafetymountsphericalrollerbearing1022.jpg BEARING DOWN Dodge ISN Trident bearings have a triple-lip sealing system with a contact seal for wet or dirty environments 511 272 Dust, spill control now an attainable solution http://www.miningweekly.com/article/dust-spill-control-now-an-attainable-solution-2020-06-03 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555527 1592386790 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877317_resized_quarryingbltworld0520201022.jpg SQUEAKY CLEAN Cleaning at critical points is necessary, however, the majority of time previously spent cleaning is now available for productive work at the plant 511 287 Mobile screening plant proves highly efficient http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mobile-screening-plant-proves-highly-efficient-2020-06-03 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555576 1592386873 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877298_resized_quarryinghpeafricasmccloskeys250screenersforhighproductivity10520201022.jpg MOVER AND SHAKER The McCloskey S250 is one of the largest mobile screens on the market 511 287 New compressors provide faster drilling, reduced fuel costs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-compressors-provide-faster-drilling-reduced-fuel-costs-2020-06-04 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555711 1592386886 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877586_resized_quarryingrandairmarch20201022.jpg CRAIG SWART The new compressor units are ideally suited for applications such as mineral exploration drilling, geothermal drilling, construction and blast hole drilling 511 287 Rented mobile equipment presents opportunities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rented-mobile-equipment-presents-opportunities-in-lubrication-delivery-2020-06-04 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 12 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555686 1591275328 1591912800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 This year's Electra Mining cancelled http://www.miningweekly.com/article/this-years-electra-mining-cancelled-2020-05-29 Donna Slater MINING EXHIBITION Fri, 29 May 2020 12:25:00 +0200 555069 1590755440 1590747900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 System boosts operation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-system-designed-to-improve-productivity-mobility-2020-05-12 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553248 1590474268 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872222_resized_materialsbulkhandlinghpemccloskeystackers1022.jpg HIGHLY ACTIVE HPE’s McCloskey conveyor systems have been designed for high productivity and easy mobility in many industries 511 287 Hauling solution expands to Brazil http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hauling-solution-expands-to-brazil-2020-05-13 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553260 1590474341 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872266_resized_materialsbulkhandlingphilreareject1022.jpg GREAT EXPANSION PHIL announced that production of its patented Rear Eject Body will begin in Brazil in the second quarter of 2020 511 287 ELB shareholders vote in favour of Australian business disposal http://www.miningweekly.com/article/elb-shareholders-vote-in-favour-of-australian-business-disposal-2020-05-26 Marleny Arnoldi CAPITAL EQUIPMENT/SERVICES Tue, 26 May 2020 10:12:00 +0200 554616 1590481466 1590480720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875166_resized_elbkawasakiwheelloader03191022.jpg 511 287 Miner implements enterprise, supplier development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/miner-implements-enterprise-supplier-development-2020-05-01 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550892 1587127949 1588284000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000867164_resized_opencastexxarobelfast1022.jpg STEADFAST Exxaro's Belfast operation if one of its numerous opencast mines adding to its large coal contribution in South Africa 511 287 Autonomous rig to boost safety, efficacy http://www.miningweekly.com/article/autonomous-rig-to-boost-safety-efficacy-2020-05-01 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550998 1587372873 1588284000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000867361_resized_opencastbasilreadparamountdeonrajooinnocentmasinganevillefivaz05201022.jpg PARAMOUNT PARNERSHIPS B&E partners with Paramount Equipment to maximise its efficacy in supply 511 287 Zero harm difficult to attain – Aspasa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zero-harm-difficult-to-attain-aspasa-2020-05-01 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550659 1587715503 1588284000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866600_resized_opencastaspasa1022.jpg HARMLESS Aspasa aspires to achieve a goal of zero harm in all surface mining operations including that of pedestrians 511 287 Proper wash-bays prove beneficial http://www.miningweekly.com/article/proper-wash-bay-equipment-offers-numerous-benefits-2020-05-01 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 550660 1588602923 1588284000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866605_resized_opencastdosetechwashbaycannon05201022.jpg WORKING AT THE WASH BAY A well-equipped wash bay has multiple benefits for an opencast operation 511 287 Post-Covid delivery of crane for colliery’s dragline excavator http://www.miningweekly.com/article/post-covid-delivery-of-crane-for-collierys-dragline-excavator-2020-04-22 Martin Creamer MINING SERVICES Wed, 22 Apr 2020 12:12:00 +0200 551345 1587672620 1587550320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000868078_resized_draglineexcavator1022.jpg Dragline excavator. 511 287 Mining may resume at 50% capacity – Minister http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-may-resume-at-50-capacity-minister-2020-04-16 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 16 Apr 2020 15:06:00 +0200 550763 1587107533 1587042360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866868_resized_gwedemantashe1022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Matashe during virtual media conference. 511 287 Satellite imaging helps monitoring of remote mining operations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/satellite-imaging-helps-monitoring-of-remote-mining-operations-2020-04-09 Donna Slater ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Thu, 09 Apr 2020 08:19:00 +0200 550097 1586420895 1586413140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Council turns attention to Ghana http://www.miningweekly.com/article/council-turns-attention-to-ghana-2020-04-03 Tracy Hancock Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 547587 1585566045 1585864800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000860166_resized_openpitgoldmineafrica03202010221.jpg EASY ACCESS Ghana, Africa’s top gold producer, offers South African capital equipment manufacturers favourable shipping accessibility through the Port of Tema 511 287 Stormwater, earthworks completed, company continues growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/earthworks-completed-company-grows-in-coal-sector-2020-03-11 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546906 1585648846 1585260000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000858928_resized_icon1phalanndwacolliery1022.jpg A COAL NEW WORLD Involvement in this project has provided an ideal way for Icon to become more established in the local coal sector 511 287 Mine haul roads can reduce emissions, costs http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mine-haul-roads-can-reduce-emissions-costs-2020-03-06 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546528 1583739782 1584655200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000857548_resized_kibaligoldminedrcoctober2014bloomberg1022.jpg PAVING THE WAY If roads are not constructed properly, undulations can form, increasing rolling resistance. This can cause increased diesel fumes from trucks and health and safety risks 511 287 Exxaro, Bell partner up to enhance supplier development offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/exxaro-bell-partner-up-to-enhance-supplier-development-offering-2020-02-07 Simone Liedtke MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 07 Feb 2020 12:58:00 +0200 543943 1581087353 1581073080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851619_resized_miningequipmentmousigningmzilamthenjaneexecutiveheadstakeholderaffairsexxaroandduncanmashikamdbellequipmentsalessouthafrica0220201022.jpg Exxaro stakeholder affairs executive head Mzila Mthenjane and Bell Equipment MD Duncan Mashika. 511 287 Drive package delivered to greenfield mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drive-package-delivered-to-greenfield-mine-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542518 1579852171 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848284_resized_drcseweurodrivefans01201022.jpg BIG FAN A cooling unit had to be installed to the drives because of the extreme temperatures they would encounter in the Democratic Republic of Congo 511 287 Mining companies embrace Sandvik’s high-tech solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-companies-embrace-sandviks-high-tech-solutions-2020-02-05 Kim Cloete TECHNOLOGY Wed, 05 Feb 2020 06:00:00 +0200 543592 1580912530 1580875200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000851009_resized_0005ax1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/81324_2020-02-03_sandvik.mp443680930Mining Weekly correspondent Kim Cloete interviewed executives from global engineering group Sandvik on the sidelines of the 2020 Investing in African Mining Indaba. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Mining Weekly correspondent Kim Cloete interviewed executives from global engineering group Sandvik on the sidelines of the 2020 Investing in African Mining Indaba. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Khoemacau begins decline development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/decline-development-begins-at-new-underground-copper-mine-2020-01-24 Darren Parker MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 540642 1579527817 1579816800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000845144_resized_indabakhoemacaucentralboxcut0120201022.jpg THE HOLE PICTURE The boxcuts are near completion, with decline development progressing well 511 287