Mining Weekly | Material Handling https://www.miningweekly.com/page/materials-handling Sun, 21 Apr 2019 10:13:13 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Payload management systems help optimise mining operations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/payload-management-systems-help-optimise-mining-operations-2019-03-29 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514122 1553523613 1553810400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786900_resized_undergroundramjackunderground03191022.jpg JACK OF ALL TRADES Ramjack Technology Solutions offers accountability and traceable guarantees with its systems 511 287 New underground loader sets productive pace https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-underground-loader-sets-productive-pace-2019-03-29 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514117 1553523613 1553810400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786880_resized_catr1700undergroundminingloaderatworkcaterpillar03191022.jpg LIKE A MEERKAT The Cat R1700 is an efficient and productive underground loader 511 287 Chinese OEM reaffirms commitment to Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinese-oem-visit-reaffirms-commitment-to-s-africa-showcases-new-technology-2019-03-22 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 514934 1553523617 1553810400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000788691_resized_ddegvicepresidentxiaomingyuan03191022jpg.jpeg XIAOMING YUAN While the group is currently focusing on South Africa, it has plans to expand to other African countries once it has established a firm base locally 511 287 Equipment supplier offers wheel loaders to industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/equipment-supplier-offers-wheel-loaders-to-coal-industry-2019-03-15 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00:00 +0200 512859 1552313835 1552604400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784061_resized_elbkawasakiwheelloader03191022.jpg LARGER THAN LIFE Kawasaki wheel loaders are nw larger in capacity 511 287 Supply chain solutions offered to coal sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/collaboration-offers-supply-chain-solutions-to-coal-sector-2019-03-15 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512855 1552313834 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784043_resized_coalmakoyahpe1022.jpg TOP OF THE PILE Wheel loaders help maintain order in the stockpiles 511 287 Company readies itself to be key supplier https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-readies-itself-to-be-key-supplier-2019-03-15 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512570 1552313834 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783452_resized_eichoffacontinousminer03191022.jpg ON AND ON . . . The continuous miner delivered to Exxaro last year has shown good return on investment 511 287 Solutions provider supplies granulators for upcoming mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/solutions-provider-supplies-granulators-for-upcoming-mine-2019-03-15 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512881 1552639602 1552600800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784113_resized_coaltakrafbradford03191022.jpg BREAKING THE MOULD The Bradford Breaker is a cost effective impurity removal processing plant 511 287 WEBA Chute Systems founder inducted into International Mining’s 2018 Hall of Fame https://www.miningweekly.com/article/weba-chute-systems-founder-inducted-into-international-minings-2018-hall-of-fame-2019-03-08 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 512957 1552144185 1551996000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Three #DisruptMining finalists named https://www.miningweekly.com/article/three-disruptmining-finalists-named-2019-02-26 Mariaan Webb MINING INNOVATION Tue, 26 Feb 2019 10:05:00 +0200 512616 1551169667 1551168300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Local manufacturers to benefit from Mining Charter 3's implementation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-manufacturers-to-benefit-from-mining-charter-3s-implementation-2019-02-14 Nadine James LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:48:00 +0200 511681 1550469402 1550155680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781467_resized_xolilembonambi02191022dylan.jpg Department of Mineral Resources representative Xolile Mbonambi 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77437_2019-02-15_memsa_-_hd_web.mp424258279MEMSA chairperson Freddy Mugeri discusses the implications of Mining Charter 3 for equipment manufacturers. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. MEMSA chairperson Freddy Mugeri discusses the implications of Mining Charter 3 for equipment manufacturers. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Electrical equipment group aims to penetrate new markets with integrated offering https://www.miningweekly.com/article/electrical-equipment-group-aims-to-penetrate-new-markets-with-integrated-offering-2019-02-12 Terence Creamer ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 09:10:00 +0200 511246 1549966134 1549955400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780511_resized_siegfried.jpg Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77376_2019-02-06_zest_-_3.mp426164928Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Researcher forecasts a consistent price for iron-ore https://www.miningweekly.com/article/researcher-forecasts-a-consistent-price-on-iron-ore-2018-12-07 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505431 1543910559 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767923_resized_ironorebmifitchsaldanahterminal12181022.jpg HARD TO PORT Ore ready for export at the Saldanha Port 511 287 Manufacturer ensures top quality screens for iron-ore sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-vibrating-screen-manufacturer-ensures-top-quality-screens-for-iron-ore-sector-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove IRON-ORE Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504951 1543910558 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766843_resized_kwatanipic031022.jpg PARTNERSHIP Kwatani can design and manufacture solutions to suit the precise requirements of an iron-ore mine as well as scientifically monitor and measure its performance 511 287 Energy efficient drive for underground cooling solutions https://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-efficient-drive-for-underground-cooling-solutions-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504273 1542699263 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765417_resized_ventilationcoolinghatchgobahasthecapabilitytodesigndeepmineshaftcomplexesincludingundergroundmaterialshandlin08112018jpg.jpg NO ACCESS TO THE BOTTOM The HVAC drive supplies clean air underground 511 340 Second phase of cooling solution completed https://www.miningweekly.com/article/second-phase-of-cooling-solution-completed-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504165 1542699263 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765200_resized_ventilationcoolingjohnsoncontrolsykcentrifugalchillers081120181022.jpg COOLED The New York YK centrifugal chillers add an additional 14 MWR of cooling 511 287 Distribution company expands services with air compressors https://www.miningweekly.com/article/distribution-company-expands-services-with-air-compressors-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504167 1542700597 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765196_resized_ventilationcoolingcompressorsairstream081120181022.jpg VALUABLE Air compressors are an ideal compression solution that offer optimal air for underground mines 511 287 Company offers long-term hire contracts on ventilation solutions https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-offers-long-term-hire-contracts-on-ventilation-solutions-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504175 1542700847 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765208_resized_ventilationcoolingrandairhenryfourie081120181022.jpg HENRY FOURIE There are many benefits to mines hiring equipment on a long-term basis from Rand-Air 511 287 Adequate ventilation flow pivotal to safety at mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/adequate-ventilation-flow-pivotal-for-safety-at-mines-2018-11-23 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504352 1542974134 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765604_resized_ventilationcoolingrescueoneequipmentsafety09112018jpeg1022.jpg SAFETY MEASURE Underground miner evaluates safety strategy to ensure safety 511 287 Hydraulics container one-stop shop for remote mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/hydraulics-container-one-stop-shop-for-remote-mines-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi Material Handling Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503042 1542091313 1542319200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762904_resized_hyteccontainerisedworkshop10181022.jpg COME FITTED Container start-up stock includes hose fittings and adaptors, crimping and cut-off machines, as well as a manual engraver, hose rack, hose-cleaning projectile kit and projectile stock, necessary tooling and a 2 m x 6 m bolt-on side canopy 511 287 Digital solutions improve mining industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/digital-solution-improve-mining-industry-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502186 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761138_resized_undergroundsecundamines1022.jpg UNDERGROUND Technology increases level of industrial safety and transportation efficiency of mining industry. 511 287 Portable workshop solution usable for new mines https://www.miningweekly.com/article/portable-workshop-solution-usable-for-new-mines-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502287 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761356_resized_minemechanisationequipmentkonecranecxtexplorer191020181022.jpg BULKY The CXT Explorer is used as an outside field workshop set-up 511 287 Upgrades to mine increase plant efficiency https://www.miningweekly.com/article/upgrades-to-mine-increase-plant-efficiency-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Material Handling Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502304 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761393_resized_minemechanisationbeckerminingsouthafricasbvvacuumcircuitbreakerswitchboard191020181022.jpg INDOOR The upgraded SBV vacuum circuit breaker switchboard offers higher continuously rated currents 511 287 Volvo launches new 95 t rigid hauler for coal, bulk commodities industries https://www.miningweekly.com/article/volvo-launches-new-95-t-rigid-hauler-for-coal-bulk-commodities-industries-2018-10-26 Schalk Burger MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 26 Oct 2018 10:13:00 +0200 502949 1540543197 1540541580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762752_resized_volvor100erigidhauler10181022.jpg Volvo R100E 95 t rigid hauler 511 287 Sasol Lake Charles – a picture worth $11.13-billion https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sasol-lake-charles-a-picture-worth-1113-billion-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501632 1540218115 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759988_resized_sasoleoegunitsbeingislalled0110181022.jpg ETHYLENE OXIDE & GLYCOL Units being installed on site 511 287 Electromechanical drivetrain solution unveiled https://www.miningweekly.com/article/electromechanical-drivetrain-solution-unveiled-2018-09-26 Paige Müller Material Handling Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499776 1539006455 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756884_resized_motorssiemenselectromechanicaldrivetrain09181022.jpg ELECTROMECHANICAL DRIVETRAIN Siemens and its project partners have announced the first end-to-end integrated electromechanical drivetrain system to be implemented at a mine in South Africa 511 287 Manufacturer focuses on developing larger vibrating screening equipment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/manufacturer-focuses-on-developing-larger-vibrating-screening-equipment-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499203 1538465663 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755265_resized_kwatanibeast1022.jpg BEAST Kwatani chose South African national rugby player Tendai 'Beast' Mtawarira as its brand ambassador for these larger screen machines 511 287 Metso Megaliner improves safety, reduces downtime https://www.miningweekly.com/article/metso-megaliner-improves-safety-reduces-downtime-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499148 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755137_resized_metsotharisa09181022.jpg FAST AND EFFECTIVE Megaliner uses fewer and larger parts improving safety, with faster installations 511 287 Contact-free skirting for conveyors on offer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/contact-free-skirting-for-conveyors-on-offer-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499205 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755270_resized_conveyorsbltscraper10181022.jpg DO NOT TOUCH The AirScrape is a floating system which reduces contact on the belt 511 287 Conveyor fire prevention system rolling out https://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-fire-prevention-system-rolling-out-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499202 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755250_resized_conveyorsaasliostech09181022.jpg TELL NO LIOS The new LIOS Technology allows for fire hazard dangers to be tended to immediately 511 287 Sensor detects energy use, idler wear https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sensor-detects-conveyor-energy-consumption-idler-wear-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499208 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755278_resized_conveyorsvoithbeltgenius10181022.jpg CLEVER CLOGS BeltGenius ALEX is a sensor system that detects the imprecise alignment of belt conveyors 511 287 New fastener for conveyor industry launched https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-fastener-for-conveyor-industry-launched-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499418 1538465662 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755762_resized_conveyorshiltibt10181022.jpg UP TO THE HILT Hilti has launched the new Hilti X-BT-MR fastener for conveyor systems 511 287 Company opens new office to increase its footprint https://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-opens-new-office-to-increase-its-footprint-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499234 1538641901 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755332_resized_aurympuma09181022.jpg EXPANSION Aury Africa has opened a new office near eMalahleni in Mpumalanga 511 287 Conveyor diagnostics system to aid coal conveyor monitoring https://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-diagnostics-system-to-aid-coal-conveyor-monitoring-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499258 1538641923 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755390_resized_conveyorsbmgrescan10181022.jpg RETHINKING SCANNING The rEscan conveyor belt diagnostic system allows for early detection of cord breaks, corrosion and splice failure 511 287 Equipment fatigue monitoring pre-empting unnecessary downtime https://www.miningweekly.com/article/equipment-fatigue-monitoring-pre-empting-downtime-2018-09-28 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498791 1537859709 1538085600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754431_resized_materialisithelo09181022.jpg PERFECT PARTNERSHIP The pre-emptive capabilities of Isithelo’s technology cut maintenance costs 511 287 Excavators moving mountains in Lesotho https://www.miningweekly.com/article/excavators-moving-mountains-in-lesotho-2018-09-28 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498593 1537859709 1538085600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753881_resized_materialshpebasilread09181022.jpg UNEARTHING POTENTIAL Basil Read is using Hyundai R850LC-9S tracked excavators for a diamond operation in Lesotho 511 287 Lifting-equipment orders from Zambia’s Mopani Copper Mines exceed R100m – Condra Cranes https://www.miningweekly.com/article/crane-orders-at-mopani-pass-r100-million-enhances-to-condras-bullish-mood-2018-09-28 Nadine James Lifting equipment Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499216 1537859711 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mitak liners improve overall performance https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mitak-liners-improve-overall-performance-can-assist-in-achieving-procurement-targets-2018-09-21 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498785 1538119842 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754414_resized_grahamandersonandkevinkeelingmitakengineering1109nadinejames1022.jpg GRAHAM ANDERSON & KEVIN KEELING Mitak has the ability to reverse engineer existing liners using laser and optical technology 511 287 Focus turns to nonexplosives-based rock breaking as quest for safer, more-efficient mining ... https://www.miningweekly.com/article/backbone-of-mining-modernisation-and-mechanisation-calls-for-abolishment-of-explosives-2018-09-21 Dylan Slater MINING TECHNOLOGY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498566 1537260245 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754876_resized_alternatives.jpg 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