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Electra Mining

Minerals processing technology developments at Derrick discussed

26th August 2016 True to its commitment to continuous innovation, US family-owned group Derrick Corporation has several new product developments up its sleeve, most notably a super stack sizer, which is currently undergoing plant trials. 


26th August 2016 Established in 1977, Chemvulc manufactures and distributes a range of industrial rubber products for mining and industrial applications, as well as tyre repair products, tyre accessories and equipment for tyres, specialising in off-the-road tyres (OTR) and retreading. Chemvulc’s industrial rubber... 


Hytec Group and Bosch Rexroth join forces at Electra

26th August 2016 Hytec, Hytec Fluid Technology (HFT), Hydraulic & Automation Warehouse (HAW), Hytec Services Africa (HSA) and Hytec Engineering – all part of the Hytec Group of Companies – will be collaborating at Electra Mining Africa 2016. In addition, Hägglunds, part of Bosch Rexroth, will be joining the Hytec... 

Hytec Group and Bosch Rexroth join forces at Electra
Bosch Rexroth’s Hägglunds will join the Hytec Group to display its ‘gearbox eliminator’

Lapp Group

26th August 2016 The Lapp Group, headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, is strengthening its commitment in South Africa. With the recently completed acquisition of all the shares in Lapp Southern Africa and a new vibrant and energetic team, this well-known quality product range is now more accessible than ever... 

Lapp Group

Prolonging the life of equipment

26th August 2016 Global mining solutions provider Tega Industries will have a strong presence at Electra Mining 2016 with its philosophy ‘partnership in practice’. 

Africa’s largest gratings, handrail and stair tread contract successfully completed

26th August 2016 Vital Engineering, a company dedicated to ensuring optimum human resource safety on site, has been closely involved in power utility Eskom’s coal-fired power generation projects, Medupi and Kusile. 

Africa’s largest gratings, handrail and stair tread contract successfully completed
MEDUPI GRATING Vital Engineering has delivered 200 000 m2 of a high-performance, quality grating and handrailing product ahead of schedule at Eskom’s Medupi and Kusile power stations

Megadoors keep haul trucks dust-free during maintenance

26th August 2016 Industrial door manufacturer, supplier and installer Maxiflex Door Systems has installed 24 Megadoors at the haul truck maintenance facility of the world’s biggest openpit platinum mine, Mogalakwena, in Limpopo. 

Electronic technology development for safer mines

26th August 2016 Having secured a leading market position with its pedestrian detection system (PDS), Booyco Electronics has launched its fully integrated asset protection system (APS) for surface equipment. 

New Johannesburg branch offers Silkuni access to larger market

26th August 2016 Bearings and engineering component importer and distributor Silkuni Importers & Distributors has expanded its business from Cape Town, in the Western Cape, to Johannesburg, in Gauteng, and is considering opening branches elsewhere in the country to meet the growing demands of its customers. 

Gauteng firm wins distributor rights for Australian pump

26th August 2016 Gauteng-based Rokflo has been appointed exclusive African distributor for the Southern Cross Pentair SX Solids pump range, from Australia. 

Tyre pressure monitoring system unveiled

26th August 2016 Wheel and rim manufacturer Rimex is rolling out a new release of its tyre pressure monitoring system, TyreSense, which uses innovative technology to electronically monitor and display actual running tyre pressures and temperatures. 

Tyre pressure monitoring system unveiled
TyreSense electronically monitors and displays actual running tyre pressures and temperatures.

MIOX water treatment technology reduces costs

26th August 2016 The South African market’s interest in the MIOX on-site chemical generator for industrial water purification has picked up considerably in the three years since local filtration equipment supplier Filcon Filters was awarded the distributorship for the US technology. 

MSA Africa safety products underscore total solutions approach

26th August 2016 Global safety solutions manufacturer and distributor MSA Africa will use Electra Mining Africa as a platform to display a range of new products and technologies as part of its total solutions approach. 

MSA Africa safety  products underscore  total solutions approach
MSA product marketing manager Suraksha Mohun

Integrating training technology into mining operations

26th August 2016 Training technologies provider ThoroughTec Simulation will be demonstrating a number of new developments at Electra Mining Africa 2016, reinforcing the company’s drive to provide mines with powerful training and workforce development technologies. 

Integrating training technology into  mining operations
The Cybermine high-fidelity full mission simulator allows for realistic, ‘practical’ training in a safe, cost-effective environment

New version of Embrace ERP software released

By: Creamer Media Reporter      26th August 2016 Enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions provider ACS-Embrace has recently released a new version of its Embrace ERP software, Embrace 14, which it launched at its convention held in Midrand, Gauteng. 


26th August 2016 Gauteng-based MechProTech is an equipment supply and support company focusing on the design, manufacturing development, project management and after-sales service of mining process equipment. The company supplies ore scrubbers, grinding mills, barrel screens, roll crushers, thickeners, reagents... 


Energy-saving light designed for harsh conditions

26th August 2016 Explosion-proof light-emitting diode (LED) lighting has enjoyed strong growth in recent years, owing to the technology’s many advantages over conventional light sources, including its ability to withstand extreme temperatures. 

General Kinematics

26th August 2016 US-headquartered General Kinematics (GK) is a manufacturer of vibrating equipment for the processing of bulk materials. GK is well known for its customer service, with a full field service department and after-hours component parts specialists to handle enquiries quickly and accurately. GK... 

General Kinematics

40 years of service to the African mining industry

26th August 2016 Original-equipment manufacturers in the mining and minerals processing sectors have to be more responsive to customer needs and ensure that their service offerings are tailored to the requirements of the market, says MBE Minerals South Africa (SA) MD Johannes Kottmann. 

40 years of service to the African mining industry
The Jones wet high intensity magnetic separator from MBE Minerals South Africa offers a high throughput with low maintenance and energy costs

Metric Automotive Engineering

26th August 2016 Metric Automotive Engineering is positioned as a world-class diesel engine component remanufacturer. Well-known in the mining, quarrying, earthworks, construction and railway sectors for its ability to remanufacture diesel engine components to original-equipment manufacturer (OEM) specifications,... 

Metric Automotive Engineering

DebTech introduces new suite of diamond sorting machines

26th August 2016 De Beers Technologies SA (DebTech), part of global diamond miner De Beers, constantly introduces new products into the diamond and mineral processing market. The most recent innovations include a range of diamond sorting machines based on X-ray transmission (XRT) technology, as well as an... 

DebTech introduces  new suite of diamond sorting machines
The reconcentration XRT sorting machine is already commercially available and the SPS version will be available before year-end


26th August 2016 Electrical and lighting products distributor Voltex offers a range of products and services relating to the electrical industry, including electrical cables and wires, wiring accessories, cable accessories, lighting, industrial sockets, chemical lubricants, and power generation products,... 


Local company fills turnkey pump rental void

26th August 2016 Integrated Pump Rental believes there is a need on the African continent for a pump rental company able to offer a turnkey pumping solution for small, medium and large projects. MD Lee Vine says Integrated Pump Rental has been filling this void for some time. 

Local company fills turnkey pump rental void
The SlurrySucker pump is ideal for dredging and cleaning water capture areas where silt or slimes is an issue

Activity monitoring system improves earthworks plant management

26th August 2016 Cape Town-based Kinetic Electronic Designs (KED) will be exhibiting its updated locally developed Yellow Activity Monitoring System (YAMS) at this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition. 

Activity monitoring system improves earthworks  plant management
The Yellow Activity Monitoring System helps operators to continuously monitor the work activities of earthworks plant and heavy vehicles

‘Simple build, unique design’ set Hydra-Cell pumps apart

26th August 2016 Hydra-Cell pumps manufactured in the US by Wanner Engineering have solved problems for industrial pump users worldwide. A simple build and a unique design with no dynamic seals offer significant advantages in many mining and quarrying applications. Visitors to Electra Mining Africa may well find... 

‘Simple build, unique design’ set Hydra-Cell pumps apart
Hydra-Cell P200 replaced tradional metering pumps spraying abrasive latex solution on coal.

Seminars, conferences alongside Electra Mining

26th August 2016 For the first time ever, Electra Mining Africa will offer free-to-attend seminars.  

Murray & Roberts Cementation

26th August 2016 South Africa-based Murray & Roberts Cementation, which is part of the Murray & Roberts Group, is recognised internationally as a leading mining contracting organisation with operations... 

Murray & Roberts Cementation

Tenova TAKRAF Africa enhances product range

26th August 2016 Key equipment supplier Tenova TAKRAF Africa, incorporating Tenova Delkor, will showcase the new additions to its suite of technologies and equipment at Electra Mining Africa 2016... 

Tenova TAKRAF Africa enhances product range
The addition of primary and secondary sizers to its product portfolio allows Tenova TAKRAF Africa to integrate its own crushing machines into complete mining solutions for its clients

Nu Flow pipe relining solutions making inroads into Africa

26th August 2016 Patented Nu Flow pipe relining solutions have gained traction in South Africa, upon first being introduced in 2012, and the company, which has the master licence for the technology in Africa, is now turning a keen eye to the rest of the continent. 

Hydra Arc

26th August 2016 Established in 1987, Hydra Arc has grown from a supplier to specialised welders into a leading refinery maintenance, turnaround specialist, steel fabrication and construction company, operating in the petrochemical, construction, mining and power generation industries. Training, innovation, the... 

Hydra Arc

'The future starts now' at SEW-Eurodrive

26th August 2016 Celebrating its eighty-fifth anniversary this year, Germany-based SEW-Eurodrive will unveil a range of new products at Electra Mining Africa, where the company has had a presence since the 1980s. 

'The future starts now' at SEW-Eurodrive
SEW-Eurodrive South Africa MD Raymond Obermeyer

Verlinde Cranes & Hoists expands dealer network

26th August 2016 The Verlinde Cranes and Hoists dealer service network has been expanded with the addition of designated dealers for the Steelpoort area, in Limpopo and for Namibia. 

Verlinde Cranes & Hoists  expands dealer network
Verlinde cranes are found at clients throughout South Africa and Southern Africa

Dachser SA MD outlines trends impacting on SA logistics market

26th August 2016 Over the past year, South African businesses have functioned in some of the toughest environments to date. World exports as a percentage of global gross domestic product have experienced a slowdown, while macroeconomic changes and shifts in trade patterns are impacting on global supply chains.... 

Conco Energy Solutions introduces PV solutions for mining industry

26th August 2016 Conco Energy Solutions (Conco Es), a subsidiary power infrastructure solutions firm Conco, has introduced to the market innovative solar photovoltaic (PV) solutions that will assist mining companies to lower their operational expenditure. 

Added-value attraction at Multotec stand

26th August 2016 Minerals processing equipment supplier Multotec will demonstrate its in-depth knowledge and understanding of industry relevant topics and trends at this year’s Electra Mining Africa exhibition. 

Added-value attraction  at Multotec stand
Multotec’s engineering support provides continual performance monitoring and optimisation

Voith now offers broader range of materials handling technology

26th August 2016 German engineering group Voith has long provided top-line fluid couplings for use in belt conveyors, armoured face conveyors and crusher drives, in addition to highly-efficient drive solutions.  

Voith now offers broader range of materials handling technology
Voith’s TurboBelt Hese pulleys have a service life of up to ten years

Integrated Pump Technology

26th August 2016 Integrated Pump Technology has grown to offer tailor-made solutions for vacuum pumps, as well as dry and submersible pumping applications. 

Integrated Pump Technology
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