Mining Weekly | Explosives https://www.miningweekly.com/page/explosives Fri, 01 Jul 2022 18:06:48 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AECI Mining’s incoming CEO aims to cut carbon footprint, grow outside Africa in the medium term https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aeci-minings-new-ceo-aims-to-cut-carbon-footprint-grow-outside-africa-2022-07-01 Irma Venter EXPLOSIVES & CHEMICALS Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +0200 618977 1656398391 1656626400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 ESG provides profitable returns from smart capital allocation – analyst https://www.miningweekly.com/article/esg-provides-profitable-returns-from-smart-capital-allocation-analyst-2022-06-15 Martin Creamer ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIAL GOVERNANCE Wed, 15 Jun 2022 15:26:00 +0200 618474 1655305833 1655299560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001006392_resized_arnoldvangraan06221022.jpg Nedbank mining equity analyst Arnold van Graan. 511 287 Quarries upgrading to next-gen detonation tech https://www.miningweekly.com/article/quarries-upgrading-to-next-gen-detonation-tech-2022-06-10 Tracy Hancock Explosives Fri, 10 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 616305 1654584035 1654812000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001002077_resized_axxissilverbme0520221022.jpg THE AXXIS SILVER The electronic delay detonator technology is a cost-effective solution for operations with less demanding blasting needs 511 287 Increased efficiency cuts carbon, advances net-zero path, research finds https://www.miningweekly.com/article/increased-efficiency-cuts-carbon-advances-net-zero-path-research-finds-2022-06-07 Martin Creamer DECARBONISATION Wed, 08 Jun 2022 07:50:00 +0200 617639 1654675581 1654667400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001004687_resized_mikatienhaara.jpg Rocsole CEO Mika Tienhaara. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88242_2022-06-07_tienhaaradc_-_3.mp476102051Rocsole CEO Mika Tienhaara interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. Rocsole CEO Mika Tienhaara interviewed by Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer. Video: Darlene Creamer. AECI Mining’s new CEO aims to cut carbon footprint, grow outside Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aeci-minings-new-ceo-aims-to-cut-carbon-footprint-grow-outside-africa-2022-06-06 Irma Venter EXPLOSIVES & CHEMICALS Mon, 06 Jun 2022 14:45:00 +0200 617483 1654526319 1654519500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001004422_resized_aeciminingceomarkkathan20221022.jpg AECI Mining CEO Mark Kathan  511 287 Hydrogen can be stored in existing fossil fuel infrastructure for years, world webinar hears https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydrogen-can-be-stored-in-existing-fossil-fuel-infrastructure-for-years-world-webinar-hears-2022-05-25 Martin Creamer HYDROGEN Thu, 26 May 2022 08:01:00 +0200 616443 1653655741 1653544860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001002848_resized_drandreaslehmann05221022.jpg Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies strategy and implementation head Dr Andreas Lehmann. 511 287 Platinum-boosted South African hydrogen electrolyser leaps ahead https://www.miningweekly.com/article/platinum-boosted-south-african-hydrogen-electrolyser-leaps-ahead-2022-05-25 Martin Creamer HYDROGEN Wed, 25 May 2022 12:34:00 +0200 616384 1653493114 1653474840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001002236_resized_corriedejagerjasoncuomogeorgeanagnostopoulospaulvandevyverhydrox0522donna1022.jpg The Hydrox team (from left) CEO Corrie de Jager, process engineer Jason Cuomo, director/inventor George Anagnostopoulos, and director Paul van de Vyver. 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/88139_2022-05-25_hydro.mp466048086Hydrox CEO Corrie de Jager interviewed by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Hydrox CEO Corrie de Jager interviewed by Mining Weekly’s Martin Creamer. Electronic detonators ensure effective blasting https://www.miningweekly.com/article/electronic-detonators-ensure-effective-efficient-blasting-2022-04-21 Nadine Ramdass Explosives Fri, 06 May 2022 00:00:00 +0200 613157 1651558899 1651788000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000995918_resized_axxistitaniumbme1022.jpg AXXIS TITANIUM BME's new detonator system offers many benefits 511 287 World Coal Association favours just energy transition to net zero future https://www.miningweekly.com/article/world-coal-association-favours-just-energy-transition-to-net-zero-future-2022-05-05 Martin Creamer COAL Thu, 05 May 2022 15:57:00 +0200 614374 1651837665 1651759020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000998141_resized_julyndlovuthungela2511211022.jpg World Coal Association chairperson July Ndlovu 511 287 Supplier highlights mining efficiency at Indaba https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bme-highlights-mining-efficiency-at-indaba-2022-04-22 Nadine James Mining Indaba Preview Fri, 22 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +0200 611984 1650347439 1650578400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000993310_resized_bmeaxxistitanium1022.jpg ON DISPLAY BME will be showcasing its breakthrough electronic initiation system, AXXIS Titanium, which was launched globally in November last year 511 287 President Ramaphosa to deliver keynote address at Mining Indaba 2022 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/president-ramaphosa-to-deliver-keynote-address-at-mining-indaba-2022-2022-04-20 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Wed, 20 Apr 2022 13:54:00 +0200 613105 1650458869 1650455640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000995643_resized_cyrilramaphosa3040420221022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa. 511 287 Enaex Africa commissions expanded bulk emulsion plant https://www.miningweekly.com/article/enaex-africa-commissions-expanded-bulk-emulsion-plant-2022-04-08 Marleny Arnoldi EXPLOSIVES Fri, 08 Apr 2022 16:16:00 +0200 612273 1649428936 1649427360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Green finance taxonomy to help investors make green project decisions – law firm https://www.miningweekly.com/article/green-finance-taxonomy-will-help-investors-make-green-project-decisions-says-law-firm-2022-04-05 Martin Creamer GREEN FINANCE Tue, 05 Apr 2022 15:47:00 +0200 611821 1649192562 1649166420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000993071_resized_patrickheronjoonchongwwhr1022.jpg Patrick Heron (left) and Joon Chong. 511 287 New blasting system improves safety https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-blasting-system-improves-underground-safety-2022-03-25 Halima Frost Explosives Fri, 18 Mar 2022 00:00:00 +0200 608514 1647346652 1647554400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000987144_resized_undergroundminingoricawebgen200range03221022.jpg EXPLOSIVE STUFF The second-generation WebGen 200 range of wireless initiating systems is being tested in Australia and Canada 511 287 AECI lifts 2021 revenue, records lowest total recordable incident rate https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aeci-lifts-2021-revenue-records-lowest-total-recordable-incident-rate-2022-03-02 Donna Slater CHEMICALS Wed, 02 Mar 2022 12:07:00 +0200 608276 1646289941 1646215620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000986390_resized_dytor.jpg Mark Dytor AECI CE 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/87425_2022-02-02_aeci_-_3.mp421161723AECI increases 2021 revenue on back of Covid-19 economic recovery AECI increases 2021 revenue on back of Covid-19 economic recovery Namibian emulsion plant opened https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-opens-emulsion-plant-in-namibia-2022-02-25 Anna Moross Explosives Fri, 25 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 606528 1645514672 1645740000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Spanish firm fined $6m for Ghana truck blast en route to Chirano mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/spanish-firm-fined-6m-for-ghana-truck-blast-en-route-to-chirano-mine-2022-02-09 Reuters GOLD Wed, 09 Feb 2022 08:30:00 +0200 606325 1644409674 1644388200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Directors face potential liability for climate change risks – Webber Wentzel https://www.miningweekly.com/article/directors-face-potential-liability-for-climate-change-risks-webber-wentzel-2022-02-08 Martin Creamer CLIMATE CHANGE Tue, 08 Feb 2022 10:59:00 +0200 606250 1644399216 1644310740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000982814_resized_montage11022.jpg Webber Wentzel associate Tobia Serongoane (left) and partner Merlita Kennedy. 511 287 Huge explosion in Ghana mining region kills residents, fells buildings https://www.miningweekly.com/article/huge-explosion-in-ghana-mining-region-kills-residents-fells-buildings-2022-01-21 Reuters EXPLOSIVES Fri, 21 Jan 2022 08:51:00 +0200 604651 1642759529 1642747860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 BME unpacks the benefits behind its new-generation electronic detonator https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bme-unpacks-the-benefits-behind-its-new-generation-electronic-detonator-2022-01-19 Marleny Arnoldi EXPLOSIVES Wed, 19 Jan 2022 15:57:00 +0200 604493 1643114161 1642600620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000979412_resized_bmeaxxistitanium1022.jpg BME's AXXIS Titanium system 511 287 Newcrest to test new blasting tech from Orica https://www.miningweekly.com/article/newcrest-to-test-new-blasting-tech-from-orica-2022-01-13 Esmarie Iannucci MINING EQUIPMENT Thu, 13 Jan 2022 10:19:00 +0200 603972 1643114290 1642061940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Intrinsic testing tools a necessity – manufacturer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/intrinsic-testing-tools-a-necessity-manufacturer-2021-11-19 Halima Frost Explosives Fri, 19 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599617 1637139997 1637272800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970968_resized_explosionprotectioncomtest28ii11211022.jpg INTEGRAL The need for safe testing tools is a priority in environments with highly explosive gases present 511 287 Flame-detection series in demand https://www.miningweekly.com/article/flame-detection-series-in-demand-2021-11-19 Halima Frost Explosives Fri, 19 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +0200 599620 1637140186 1637272800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970975_resized_explosionprotectioncarrierx3301011211022.jpg EXPLOSIVE GROWTH The X-series range of flame detectors offered by Carrier has seen a growth in popularity 511 287 AECI provide explosives to K9 detection team to help curb illicit, criminal use https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aeci-provide-explosives-to-k9-detection-team-to-help-curb-illicit-criminal-use-2021-11-03 Donna Slater EXPLOSIVES Wed, 03 Nov 2021 15:32:00 +0200 599558 1635949044 1635946320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000970878_resized_vaporwakeaeciminingexplosives1022.jpg 511 287 Explosives company achieves world-class rating https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-company-achieves-world-class-rating-2021-10-29 Halima Frost Explosives 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 Explosives growth follows industry growth https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-growth-follows-industry-growth-2021-10-01 Nadine Ramdass Explosives Fri, 15 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 596803 1634019039 1634248800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965546_resized_doublesaltemulsionsbme0110211022.jpg DOUBLE SALT EMULSIONS Highly stable formulations are robust and provide optimal blasting outcomes 511 287 Differential GPS brings much needed autonomy to blasting https://www.miningweekly.com/article/differential-gps-brings-much-needed-autonomy-to-blasting-2021-10-15 Nadine Ramdass Explosives Fri, 15 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 597003 1633421428 1634248800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965914_resized_dgpsaeci0110211022.jpg PEAK ACCURACY The Differential Global Positioning System enables faster blast deployment, greater accuracy and increased efficiency 511 287 Explosives tech aims to humanise mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-technology-aims-to-humanise-mining-despite-industry-stagnation-2021-10-01 Nadine Ramdass Explosives Fri, 15 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 596789 1634129328 1634248800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000965536_resized_mineitruckenaex0110211022.jpg MINE I-TRUCK Tele-operated mobile mixing unit mixes and delivers down-the-hole explosives 511 287 Explosives company aims to extend its reach https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-company-aims-to-extend-its-reach-2021-09-21 Cameron Mackay Explosives Fri, 08 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +0200 595844 1633680837 1633644000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000966713_resized_bmeemulsionmanufacturingplantswestafrica0920211022.jpg REGIONAL FOOTPRINT BME has seven emulsion manufacturing plants in West Africa 511 287 Predicted growth to bolster services demand https://www.miningweekly.com/article/predicted-growth-to-bolster-mining-services-demand-2021-09-10 Claire O'Reilly Explosives Fri, 10 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +0200 593463 1630995716 1631224800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Omnia firmly in a growth phase following restructuring – CEO https://www.miningweekly.com/article/omnia-firmly-in-a-growth-phase-following-restructuring-ceo-2021-08-16 Simone Liedtke AGRICULTURE / MINING / CHEMICALS Mon, 16 Aug 2021 10:48:00 +0200 592300 1629112446 1629103680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000956599_resized_seelangobalsamy1022.jpg Omnia CEO Seelan Gobalsamy 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/86064_2021-08-04_omnia_-_2.mp4105641145Omnia CEO Seelan Gobalsamy speaks to Engineering News about the company's growth and strategy developments following its recent restructuring. Video: Recorded on Zoom. Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Omnia CEO Seelan Gobalsamy speaks to Engineering News about the company's growth and strategy developments following its recent restructuring. Video: Recorded on Zoom. Editing: Creamer Media's Nicholas Boyd. Company provides custom service packages https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-provides-custom-service-packages-2021-07-09 Nadine Ramdass Explosives Fri, 23 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 589029 1627036277 1626991200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000949838_resized_bmeindonesiabme1022.jpg BME INDONESIA Indonesia’s attractive market encouraged BME investment 511 287 Electronic gauges for hazardous areas https://www.miningweekly.com/article/electronic-pressure-gauges-for-hazard-areas-available-2021-06-29 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Explosives Fri, 16 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 588022 1626156242 1626386400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000947775_resized_mwhydraulicsandpneumaticsinstrotech0720211022.jpg GEOTECH SAVVY Keller’s type LEO 1 Ei and LEO 2 Ei electronic pressure gauges feature microprocessor-assisted compensation 511 287 Digital blasting on the rise in Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/digital-blasting-on-the-rise-in-africa-2021-07-09 Darren Parker Explosives Fri, 09 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587609 1625557638 1625781600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000946941_resized_mineplanningsoftwarefeaturebmesaxxisblasting0420211022.jpg INTEGRATED BLASTING BME’s technology drive is based on solutions that can integrate with each other 511 287 Explosives demand in Africa picking up https://www.miningweekly.com/article/explosives-demand-in-africa-picking-up-2021-07-09 Darren Parker Explosives Fri, 09 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +0200 587713 1625828591 1625781600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000947289_resized_mininginafricamwbmedoublesaltemulsions0620211022.jpg A SALTY PROPOSITION BME’s high-quality, double salt emulsions release minimal carbon emissions and noxious fumes in blasting 511 287 Australia’s Thiess extends AECI contract by five years https://www.miningweekly.com/article/australias-thiess-extends-aeci-contract-by-five-years-2021-07-06 Donna Slater EXPLOSIVES Tue, 06 Jul 2021 13:56:00 +0200 588621 1625574413 1625572560 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 Enaex to open pioneer DaveyTronic electronic detonator assembly plant in Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/enaex-to-open-pioneer-daveytronic-electronic-detonator-assembly-plant-in-africa-2021-06-07 Tasneem Bulbulia BLASTING Mon, 07 Jun 2021 15:18:00 +0200 586155 1623073935 1623071880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0