Mining Weekly | Earthmoving https://www.miningweekly.com/page/earthmoving-and-surface-mining Tue, 07 Dec 2021 20:44:02 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Venetia’s transition to underground mine about 54% complete, says De Beers https://www.miningweekly.com/article/venetias-transition-to-underground-mine-about-54-complete-says-de-beers-2021-12-03 Simone Liedtke DIAMONDS / UNDERGROUND MINING Fri, 03 Dec 2021 08:30:00 +0200 602053 1638538201 1638513000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000975482_resized_venetiaundergroundproject2debeers1022.jpg 511 287 Company boasts substantial supply increase https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-boasts-substantial-supply-increase-since-acquisition-2021-12-03 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +0200 600882 1638353415 1638482400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000973344_resized_copperincetralafricaafropezambiafactoryatwork12211022.jpg STEELY SPARKS The amount of steel used in products used in mine support systems such as screen mesh Central Africa Copperbelt has increase exponentially 511 287 Transport group eyes Copperbelt https://www.miningweekly.com/article/transport-group-targets-copper-operations-2021-12-03 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +0200 600862 1638353471 1638482400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000973285_resized_copperincafricaunitransafricaevminevehicles12211022.jpg POWER PUSH The use of electric power vehicles in the mining sector is being successfully pushed further up into the Central African region by Unitrans 511 287 Miners warn against change in fuel rebate https://www.miningweekly.com/article/miners-warn-against-change-in-fuel-rebate-2021-11-22 Esmarie Iannucci MINING FUEL Mon, 22 Nov 2021 08:00:00 +0200 601044 1637561791 1637560800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000973677_resized_andrewforrest1022bloomberg.jpg Fortescue founder and chairperson Andrew Forrest 511 287 Barloworld hands over Caterpillar equipment to Tharisa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/barloworld-hands-over-caterpillar-equipment-to-tharisa-2021-11-16 Tasneem Bulbulia EARTHMOVING EQUIPMENT Tue, 16 Nov 2021 16:21:00 +0200 600659 1637073957 1637072460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000972940_resized_tharisaceophoevospouroulisandbarloworldequipmentsouthernafricaceoemmylekkaribboncutting10221.jpg Ribbon cutting and key handover 511 287 Health, safety training increases productivity https://www.miningweekly.com/article/health-safety-training-increases-productivity-2021-10-19 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 05 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 598263 1638260350 1636063200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000968322_resized_mwhealthandsafetyjacquesfarmer1020211022.jpg JACQUES FARMER Just because mining takes place on the surface, does not mean there are fewer health and safety riska 511 287 Explosives company achieves world-class rating https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-company-achieves-world-class-rating-2021-10-29 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 29 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597923 1634281513 1635458400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967602_resized_minemechbmeblastingtech10211022.jpg BLOWING UP The use of technology in applications such as blasting at mines has seen an increase in safety and blast accuracy 511 287 Company showcases tech innovations on new forum https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-showcases-tech-innovations-on-new-forum-2021-10-29 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 29 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597917 1634281568 1635458400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000967598_resized_minemechsiemenssidriveiq10211022.jpg DRIVING TECHNOLOGY Siemens offers numerous new technologies aimed at the mining sector which it highlighted its Smart Mining Forum 511 287 Volvo Group says launches world's first fossil-free steel vehicle https://www.miningweekly.com/article/volvo-group-says-launches-worlds-first-fossil-free-steel-vehicle-2021-10-13 Reuters ENVIRONMENT Wed, 13 Oct 2021 15:13:00 +0200 597829 1634130972 1634130780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mill maintenance contract keeps fires burning https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mill-maintenance-contract-keeps-fires-burning-2021-09-15 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 01 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595233 1631862619 1633039200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000962561_resized_minemaintenanceabblkabhoistcontractsweden10211022.jpg GOING DOWN The hoist supply and maintenance contract at the LKAB mine in Sweden has been awarded to ABB 511 287 Company appoints Indonesian distributor https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-appoints-indonesian-aggregate-solutions-distributor-2021-09-13 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 01 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595059 1632917203 1633039200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000962372_resized_mwcrushingscreeningmetso1020211022.jpg GREAT DISTRIBUTION PT Trakindo Utama is a “world-class” provider of construction heavy equipment solutions in Indonesia with 50 years of experience 511 287 Barloworld reflects on resilient group performance https://www.miningweekly.com/article/barloworld-reflects-on-resilient-group-performance-2021-09-28 Schalk Burger EQUIPMENT Tue, 28 Sep 2021 14:26:00 +0200 596347 1632835436 1632831960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Equipment procurement shakeup https://www.miningweekly.com/article/equipment-procurement-shakeup-2021-09-24 Claire O'Reilly Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594630 1632135479 1632434400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961767_resized_materialsbulkhandlinglogisticsmhsplantequipment202109241022.jpg EQUIPMENT ROTATION Equipment being shipped by MHS Plant and Equipment to a Zambia-based junior miner 511 287 Transport company has high hopes for Indaba https://www.miningweekly.com/article/transport-company-has-high-hopes-for-indaba-2021-09-24 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594632 1632214720 1632434400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961268_resized_joburgindabaunitransroadfreight09211022.jpg LONG TRAIN RUNNING Road trains offered by Unitrans allow for greater loads negating the need for more vehicles on the road 511 287 Strong attendance expected for Indaba https://www.miningweekly.com/article/strong-attendance-expected-for-indaba-2021-09-24 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594636 1632395598 1632434400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961276_resized_joburgindabaresourcesafricabernardswanepoel09211022.jpg BETTER REACH Although face-to-face interactions are always first choice, the option to attend online extends the reach of the Joburg Indaba 511 287 New valve manufactured for tailings pipelines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-valve-manufactured-for-tailings-pipelines-2021-09-24 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 24 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 594648 1632732370 1632434400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961302_resized_joburgindabadfcskghpvalve09211022.jpg TAILINGS CONTROL The movement of tailings to a tailings dam can be facilitated through a pipeline with robust valves such as the DFC SKG-HP valve 511 287 Sandvik says half of underground equipment sales will be electric by 2030 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-says-half-of-underground-equipment-sales-will-be-electric-by-2030-2021-09-22 Donna Slater MACHINERY Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:27:00 +0200 595882 1632296589 1632295620 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Bell Equipment to launch self-driving truck in 2022 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bell-equipment-to-launch-self-driving-truck-in-2022-2021-09-10 Irma Venter CAPITAL EQUIPMENT Fri, 10 Sep 2021 11:11:00 +0200 594858 1631513125 1631265060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000961786_resized_bellequipment0420211022.jpg The Bell ADT 511 287 Location tech adds real value https://www.miningweekly.com/article/location-sensor-tech-adds-real-time-value-2021-09-03 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592646 1630391574 1630620000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957254_resized_mineralmetalprocessingyabathodsc092111022.jpg TAG YOU'RE IT The Quuppa positioning tags are installed at critical points through out the mine for fast and effective position monitoring 511 287 Centre bridges gap between technology, people https://www.miningweekly.com/article/centre-bridges-gap-between-technology-people-2021-09-03 Simone Liedtke Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 03 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 592330 1630586819 1630620000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000956664_resized_sandvikminingrocksolutionstechnologycentreinzimbabweisassistingtheregionsminingindustryonitsexcitingjourneyintothedigita1022.jpg DIGITAL JOURNEY The Technology Centre is assisting Zimbabwe’s mining industry on its exciting journey into the digital future 511 287 Latest software releases showcased at expo https://www.miningweekly.com/article/latest-software-releases-showcased-at-expo-2021-08-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591449 1629184322 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 New products, services on show from OEM https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-products-and-services-on-show-from-oem-2021-08-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591442 1629184321 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954748_resized_sandvikautomineconcept1022.jpg MINING INTO THE FUTURE Sandvik’s Automine-equipped vehicles enable autonomous mining 511 287 OEM to have strong presence at expo https://www.miningweekly.com/article/oem-to-have-strong-presence-at-expo-2021-08-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591435 1629184321 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000955073_resized_minexpomwcaterpillardumptruck1022.jpg AUTOTRUCKS, ROLL OUT The Cat 794 AC electric drive trucks will represent Caterpillar’s fleet of autonomous trucks 511 287 Latest crane safety, truck developments on show https://www.miningweekly.com/article/latest-crane-safety-and-truck-body-developments-on-show-2021-08-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591437 1629184321 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000955106_resized_minexpomwfordf550gunnisioneditionsummit1022.jpg NICE BOD The Summit Gunnison Edition, first revealed at MINExpo in 2016 on a Ford F-550, has a new package designed for Chevy Silverado 6500 HD 1022 575 Innovations on display https://www.miningweekly.com/article/innovations-and-esg-capabilities-on-display-2021-08-20 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 20 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0200 591446 1629184321 1629410400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000954752_resized_rpmglobal020620171022.jpg ROBUST SOFTWARE MINExpo International will be the first opportunity for many attendees to learn more about RPMGlobal’s software-as-a-service offerings 511 287 Partnership formed to teach rural women excavator operating skills https://www.miningweekly.com/article/partnership-formed-to-teach-rural-women-excavator-operating-skills-2021-08-19 Donna Slater COPORATE SOCIAL INVESTMENT Thu, 19 Aug 2021 10:27:00 +0200 592652 1636976870 1629361620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000957270_resized_nkweplatinumsanywomensexcavatortraining0821donna1022.jpg An excavator instructor supervises one of the women undergoing excavator operating training at Sany's Boksburg depot 511 287 SAIMM remembers Navin Singh https://www.miningweekly.com/article/saimm-remembers-navin-singh-2021-08-17 Donna Slater LEADERSHIP Tue, 17 Aug 2021 13:47:00 +0200 592456 1629201599 1629200820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000956913_resized_navinsingh1022.jpg Navin Singh 511 287 thyssenkrupp confirms sale of mining technologies business to FLSmidth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/thyssenkrupp-confirms-sale-of-mining-technologies-business-to-flsmidth-2021-07-29 Donna Slater MINING EQUIPMENT Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:46:00 +0200 590917 1627566915 1627566360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sustainable mining possible, if ecosystem and individual company approach taken - Michelin https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sustainable-mining-possible-if-ecosystem-and-individual-company-approach-taken---michelin-2021-07-29 Schalk Burger SUSTIAINABILITY Thu, 29 Jul 2021 11:13:00 +0200 590852 1627555707 1627549980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mining vital to economy, can help guide country's path – President https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-vital-to-economy-can-help-guide-countrys-path-president-2021-07-05 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Mon, 05 Jul 2021 08:14:00 +0200 588447 1625828528 1625465640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000948667_resized_cyrilramaphosathisone1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 New excavator suited to local mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-excavator-suited-to-local-surface-mines-2021-06-21 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587208 1624947885 1625176800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000946049_resized_earthmovingsurfacemininghpehyundair210smart07211022.jpg MAKING GROUND The new crawler excavators introduced to the HPE portfolio are suited to earthmoving applications 511 287 Manufacturer invests in autonomy research https://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-invests-in-autonomy-research-2021-07-02 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586977 1624947885 1625176800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945614_resized_earthmovingsurfaceminingbellequip07211022.jpg GOLDEN MACHINES Bell Equipment aims to maximise the efficacy of its articulated dump trucks to eventually attain a 'golden lap' 511 287 New excavator teeth cutting ground https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-excavator-teeth-cutting-ground-2021-07-02 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586991 1624947885 1625176800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945671_resized_earthmovingsurfaceminingkomatsu07211022.jpg BARING ITS TEETH The new Kprime Tooth System fitted to Komatsu Excavators are stronger and longer lasting than previously fitted teeth 511 287 Trommels, feeders for surface mining available https://www.miningweekly.com/article/trommels-feeders-suited-to-surface-mining-on-offer-2021-07-02 Halima Frost Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 586974 1624947884 1625176800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945610_resized_earthmovingsurfaceminingbltworldmdsm515trommel07211022.jpg BEAT THE DRUM The MDS trommels offered by BLT World have drums which can accommodate three different screen sizes 511 287 Phalaborwa dumps contain rare earths worth $4.7bn, says London junior https://www.miningweekly.com/article/phalaborwa-dumps-contain-rare-earths-worth-47bn-says-london-junior-2021-06-30 Martin Creamer RARE EARTHS Wed, 30 Jun 2021 11:48:00 +0200 588076 1625060891 1625046480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000947870_resized_georgebennettokay1022.jpg Rainbow Rare Earths CEO George Bennett 511 287 300-plus vehicle fleets assessed for cleaner, safer mine mobility in five regions – ICMM https://www.miningweekly.com/article/300-plus-vehicle-fleets-assessed-for-cleaner-safer-mine-mobility-in-five-regions-icmm-2021-06-15 Martin Creamer MINING TECHNOLOGY Tue, 15 Jun 2021 16:06:00 +0200 586849 1623910403 1623765960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000945344_resized_sarahbellicmmgm1022.jpg ICMM health, safety and product stewardship director Sarah Bell 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/85556_2021-06-15_icmm_-_3.mp4174783608International Council on Mining and Metals’ Sarah Bell interviewed by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. International Council on Mining and Metals’ Sarah Bell interviewed by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Sandvik expects bigger market for battery-driven mining gear in two to three years https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-expects-bigger-market-for-battery-driven-mining-gear-in-two-to-three-years-2021-06-10 Reuters MINING EQUIPMENT Thu, 10 Jun 2021 14:22:00 +0200 586491 1623333080 1623327720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Refurb programme sustains business during Covid https://www.miningweekly.com/article/refurbishment-programme-sustains-business-during-pandemic-2021-04-28 Cameron Mackay Zambian Mining & Industry Fri, 14 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 582722 1620638739 1620943200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000937348_resized_bellequipmentafthill0420211022.jpg SUPPORTING A STAGNANT INDUSTRY There has been an increase in demand for refurbishing the B40D series ADTs, in particular, across all sectors of the Zambian mining industry 511 287