Mining Weekly | Earthmoving http://www.miningweekly.com/page/earthmoving-and-surface-mining Tue, 11 May 2021 21:37:00 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Skills development integral to sector mandate http://www.miningweekly.com/article/skills-development-integral-to-mining-sector-mandate-2021-05-07 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 07 May 2021 00:00:00 +0200 582249 1620390327 1620338400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000935748_resized_educationmwcanyoncoalkhanyecolliery12122019preciousmanjenipeetschoemanmg1801trainee04202111022.jpg MAKING BRIGHT SPARKS Menar runs several human resources development programmes geared towards uplifting the skills development base at its subsidiaries’ operations 511 287 New excavator hits local shores http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-excavator-hits-local-shores-2021-04-30 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 581627 1619418429 1619733600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000934360_resized_opencastkobelcobell1022.jpg LOADED The SK220XD-10 is loaded with features not usually found in 20 t machines 511 287 New drill promises better efficiency http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-top-hammer-drill-promises-greater-efficiency-2021-04-30 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 581597 1619418428 1619733600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000934318_resized_opencastmwsandviktophammer1022.jpg GETTING HAMMERED The Top Hammer XL drilling system expands the hole size range of top hammer drilling up to 178 MM 511 287 Menar extends opencast coal operations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/menar-extends-opencast-coal-operations-2021-04-30 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 581673 1619787905 1619733600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000934428_resized_canyoncoalphalanndwa50217duane10221.jpg WIDENING PROSPECTS Several opencast mine exptensions are currently being planned and developed by Menar’s coal mining subsidiaries 511 287 Demand high for automated fuel system http://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-high-for-automated-fuel-management-system-2021-04-30 Darren Parker Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 30 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 581593 1620727942 1619733600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000934324_resized_opencastoguzkicirogluminetec1022.jpg OGUZ KICIROGLU Diesel is the lifeblood of opencast mining operations 511 287 Tech advancements will address productivity challanges http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tech-advancements-important-to-address-productivity-challanges-2021-04-02 Mc'Kyla Nortje Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 02 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0200 580627 1617782333 1617314400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000932300_resized_austina18a99161022.jpg PULLING OUT ALL THE STOPS The Austin team works closely with steel manufacturers to get optimal performance, both structurally and for its abrasion-resistant properties 511 287 Hitachi, ABB sign MoU to explore carbon-reducing opportunities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hitachi-abb-sign-mou-to-explore-carbon-reducing-opportunities-2021-03-29 Donna Slater EQUIPMENT Mon, 29 Mar 2021 16:26:00 +0200 580457 1617029064 1617027960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Augmented truck bodies boost efficiencies http://www.miningweekly.com/article/engineers-augment-truck-bodies-to-boost-efficiencies-2021-03-09 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 26 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +0200 578722 1617184361 1616709600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000928487_resized_mwcoalaustinengineering0320211022.jpg ATTRACTIVE DUMP The Flow Control Body was developed over the last decade in response to a customer’s needs for its coal hauling application 511 287 Master Drilling acquires 40% interest in AVA Solutions http://www.miningweekly.com/article/master-drilling-acquires-40-interest-in-ava-solutions-2021-03-10 Creamer Media Reporter FLEET MANAGEMENT Wed, 10 Mar 2021 10:12:00 +0200 578756 1615365671 1615363920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Brikor acquires 40% stake in Zingaro http://www.miningweekly.com/article/brikor-acquires-40-stake-in-zingaro-2021-03-03 Creamer Media Reporter M&A Wed, 03 Mar 2021 11:35:00 +0200 578117 1614766416 1614764100 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Two-phase coal project will secure production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/two-phase-coal-project-will-secure-production-2021-02-04 Theresa Bhowan Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 19 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 575694 1612960478 1613685600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000921671_resized_mwprojectmanagementcanyoncoaldewittekrans0220211022.jpg KEEP IT COAL The De Wittekrans mine has an estimated life-of-mine of about 25 years 511 287 Africa’s battery potential remains untapped http://www.miningweekly.com/article/africas-battery-potential-remains-untapped-2021-01-29 Darren Parker MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 29 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0200 573189 1611640972 1611871200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000916365_resized_miningindabamwsandviksimonandrews0120211022.jpg SIMON ANDREWS The uptake of battery technology in Africa in its uptake will not be driven by legislation as it is in Europe 511 287 Contractor learns lockdown lessons http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-contractor-learns-its-lockdown-lessons-2021-01-29 Darren Parker MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 29 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +0200 573670 1611640973 1611871200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000917359_resized_basilreadonsite201831022.jpg BIG PLANS Basil Read Mining aims to diversify beyond the commodities it currently works in, while expanding its geographical footprint 511 287 Online hub launched to boost home-grown mining equipment development http://www.miningweekly.com/article/online-hub-launched-to-boost-home-grown-mining-equipment-development-2020-11-12 Donna Slater EQUIPMENT Thu, 12 Nov 2020 16:26:00 +0200 569909 1605264646 1605191160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000909796_resized_1022cmblack.jpg 511 287 Company supplies excavator to gold mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-supplies-excavator-to-gold-mine-2020-10-01 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 16 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566110 1602680000 1602799200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000901721_resized_liebherrl92001020201022.jpg ROBUST MARKET RESPONSE National Group and Liebherr have received positive feedback on the R 9200 from users, who are impressed by its operator-friendly features 511 287 New software provides diverse equipment supply options http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-software-provides-diverse-equipment-supply-options-2020-10-02 Cameron Mackay Earthmoving and Surface Mining Fri, 16 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200 566197 1602680384 1602799200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000901718_resized_benhailescomponly1020201022.jpg BEN HAILES With about 70% of our revenue generated from Australian mining, we have broadened our relationship with existing customers through providing efficient, timely and cost-effective solutions 511 287 Sandvik digitises mechanical cutting equipment to improve safety http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sandvik-digitises-mechanical-cutting-equipment-to-improve-safety-2020-09-29 Simone Liedtke DIGITALISATION / HEALTH & SAFETY Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:26:00 +0200 565896 1601393772 1601389560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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