Mining Weekly | Material Handling https://www.miningweekly.com/page/materials-handling Thu, 18 Jul 2019 07:00:45 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Proactive maintenance saves mines reactive costs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/proactive-maintenance-saves-mines-reactive-costs-2019-06-21 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521800 1562916957 1562882400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803104_resized_spotseepitconveyorminingmaintenance0620191022.jpg DON’T BE REACTIVE Having measures in place to predict pending failures, enables mining companies to be proactive and stay ahead of problems instead of waiting to react and, as a result, spending capital to solve them 511 287 Much demand for Africa-tough drive package https://www.miningweekly.com/article/much-demand-for-africa-tough-drive-package-from-project-houses-2019-07-12 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523865 1562917003 1562882400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 New software makes tyre management easier https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-software-makes-tyre-management-easier-2019-07-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523079 1561992063 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805941_resized_earthmovingkaltirehaul07191022.jpg TREAD CAREFULLY Data on key performance indicators on haul trucks is collected for predictive maintenance purposes 511 287 High-powered dump truck available in SA https://www.miningweekly.com/article/high-powered-dump-truck-available-in-s-africa-2019-07-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523302 1561992064 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806462_resized_earthmovingbelladt07191022.jpg RING A BELL The new articulated dump truck is modelled on its predecessor but offers higher power for niche mining applications 511 287 Local sector needs to combat imports, enhance manufacturing https://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-sector-needs-to-combat-imports-enhance-manufacturing-council-2019-07-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523273 1561992063 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806448_resized_earthmovingsaceecbell07191022.jpg IMPORTANT MESSAGE The message from South African Capital Equipment Export Council is that using locally manufactured equipment will help build South Africa's economy 511 287 Acquisition, base metals demand create growth in South America https://www.miningweekly.com/article/acquisition-base-metals-create-opportunities-for-metso-in-south-america-2019-06-21 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523386 1561992065 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806640_resized_metsoprocessingequipment0620191022.jpg EXPANDED OFFERING The acquisition of HighService Corp’s service division increases Metso’s service offering in the Chilean and Pacific Rim mining markets, maintaining its growth strategy 511 287 Autonomous testing making strides https://www.miningweekly.com/article/autonomous-testing-making-strides-in-belarus-2019-07-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523531 1561992066 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806930_resized_earthmovingbelazdumptruck07191022.jpg NO DUMB DUMP The intelligent dump truck can be maneuvered autonomously which helps remove people from the dangerous mine site 511 287 New excavator reduces emissions, fuel use https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-excavator-reduces-emissions-and-fuel-consumption-2019-07-05 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 523415 1562656442 1562277600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806748_resized_earthmovinghitachi07191022.jpg INCOMING The new excavator has arrived in South Africa and will be delivered to the client before month end 511 287 Gold producer reports improved LTIF rate and gold production https://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-producer-reports-improved-ltif-rate-and-gold-production-2019-06-28 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 28 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522771 1561444592 1561672800 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805301_resized_moabkhotsong1022.jpg PRODUCTION BOOST The acquisition of Moab Khotsong and build up in production from Hidden Valley saw Harmony Gold achieve increased production for the nine months ending March 2019 511 287 Real-time data playing bigger maintenance role https://www.miningweekly.com/article/real-time-data-playing-bigger-role-in-mining-maintenance-2019-06-21 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521718 1560839209 1561068000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802987_resized_angloamericankumbaironoresishenmineheavyminingequipmentmaintenancecomplex41213duane1022.jpg BIG DEAL The decision to buy a piece of equipment should always include maintenance elements 511 287 New platform answers call for condition based maintenance, asset optimisation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-platform-answers-call-for-condition-based-maintenance-asset-optimisation-2019-06-21 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521803 1560839209 1561068000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803112_resized_metso2maintenance0620191022.jpg ADVANCING MAINTENANCE Through Metso Metrics, mining companies can expect lower overall maintenance costs 511 287 Metso offers product innovations, equipment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-and-improved-quarrying-equipment-on-offer-2019-06-21 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521859 1560839209 1561068000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803215_resized_quarrymetsotruckbody06191022.jpg RUBBER COATED The truck body tray is specially coated to absorb shock and increases the life span of the body 511 287 Tailgates a solution for haulage product loss https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tailgates-a-solution-for-haulage-product-loss-2019-06-21 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521584 1560839209 1561068000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802675_resized_quarryingphilcaldwell06191022.jpg PHIL-ER-UP The installation of a tailgate allows for full loads to be transported without product loss 511 287 Importance of supplier engagement emphasised https://www.miningweekly.com/article/importance-of-supplier-engagement-emphasised-2019-05-31 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519684 1560839210 1561068000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799066_resized_aspasa2materialshandlingsurfacemining0520191022.jpg COMPLIANCE GUARANTEE Procuring equipment from an Aspasa associate member will ensure compliance with the Mining Health and Safety Act of 1996, as well as the Consumer Protection Act of 2009 511 287 thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions South Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/thyssenkrupp-industrial-solutions-south-africa-2017-09-01 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 462468 1561096268 1561068000 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674394_resized_0000673228tkissishensept2016144newbrand1022.jpg 511 287 Cost-effective lubricant increases machine life https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cost-effective-lubricant-increases-machine-life-2019-06-21 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521863 1561449021 1561068000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803235_resized_quarryinglekulucrete06191022.jpg NOTHING TO QUARRY ABOUT Using the Almagard 3752 grease on equipment increases maintenance intervals allowing technicians to focus on other aspects of the quarry 511 287 New techniques can yield optimum results, savings https://www.miningweekly.com/article/novel-techniques-for-extraction-concentration-phases-yield-optimum-results-2019-05-31 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521407 1560239911 1560463200 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 Efficiency trending in bulk materials handling sector https://www.miningweekly.com/article/efficiency-trending-in-bulk-materials-handling-sector-2019-05-31 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519698 1559026808 1559253600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799133_resized_northambooysendalundergroundconveyor1022.jpg YOUTH NEEDED The South African Institute of Materials Handling is undertaking an extensive drive to attract younger members and, specifically, current students to become members 511 287 Aus company answers demand for SA-made LPF https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aus-company-answers-demand-for-sa-made-lpf-2019-05-31 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519616 1559026810 1559253600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798969_resized_transminmaterialshandlinglowprofilefeeder0520191022.jpg BUILDING LOCAL CAPACITY Australia-based Transmin intends to leverage opportunities to improve the cost effectiveness of future local fabrication following its first local build 511 287 Smart digitalisation an urgent problem https://www.miningweekly.com/article/smart-digitalisation-an-urgent-problem-for-materials-handling-logistics-2019-05-31 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519817 1559026811 1559253600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799483_resized_tweefonteinoptimisationprojectglencorecoal91114duane1022.jpg MATERIAL MATTERS It is vital to have models that predict potential problems as well as maintenance requirements 511 287 Condra customised crane completes Sishen’s ore spillage recovery chain https://www.miningweekly.com/article/condra-customised-crane-completes-sishens-ore-spillage-recovery-chain-2019-05-03 Nadine James MATERIALS HANDLING Fri, 03 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518002 1556526141 1556834400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781467_resized_xolilembonambi02191022dylan.jpg Department of Mineral Resources representative Xolile Mbonambi 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780511_resized_siegfried.jpg Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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 https://cisp.cachefly.net/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