Mining Weekly | Material Handling http://www.miningweekly.com/page/materials-handling Fri, 29 May 2020 10:00:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 RealWear makes working remotely easier http://www.miningweekly.com/article/realwear-making-working-remotely-easier-2020-05-14 Theresa Bhowan Material Handling Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553476 1590474392 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872686_resized_mwmaterialsbulkhandlingdwykajamievanschoor0620201022.jpg JAMIE VAN SCHOOR Mission-critical breakdowns, remote technical support and mentoring are just some of the applications of the RealWear products 511 287 Company facilitates efficient furnace shutdown projects http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-facilitates-efficient-furnace-shutdowns-2020-05-29 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553628 1590474002 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Pallet-free goods transportation now an option http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pallet-free-goods-transportation-now-an-option-2020-05-12 Theresa Bhowan Material Handling Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553246 1590474217 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872237_resized_materialsandbulkhandlingtellappalletfreebulkbags1022.jpg HEAVY LIFTING Tellap bags have two strong plastic sleeves that are integrated into the base of the bag to replace the conventional wooden pallet 511 287 System boosts operation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-system-designed-to-improve-productivity-mobility-2020-05-12 Theresa Bhowan Material Handling Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553248 1590474268 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872222_resized_materialsbulkhandlinghpemccloskeystackers1022.jpg HIGHLY ACTIVE HPE’s McCloskey conveyor systems have been designed for high productivity and easy mobility in many industries 511 287 Chute design’s complexity necessitates credible supplier http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chute-designs-complexity-necessitates-credible-supplier-2020-05-12 Theresa Bhowan Material Handling Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553247 1590474307 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872225_resized_materialsbulkhandlingwebachuteaus1022.jpg SMOOTH OPERATOR Custom engineered Weba Chute Systems offer major advantages to mining operations 511 287 Hauling solution expands to Brazil http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hauling-solution-expands-to-brazil-2020-05-13 Theresa Bhowan Material Handling Fri, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 553260 1590474341 1590703200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000872266_resized_materialsbulkhandlingphilreareject1022.jpg GREAT EXPANSION PHIL announced that production of its patented Rear Eject Body will begin in Brazil in the second quarter of 2020 511 287 Nondigital mines losing out on R213bn in value http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nondigital-mines-losing-out-on-r213bn-in-value-2020-05-28 Donna Slater PROJECT MANAGEMENT Thu, 28 May 2020 11:41:00 +0200 554909 1590696619 1590658860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875791_resized_eric1022.jpg Accenture Africa Industry X.0 MD Eric Croeser 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/82371_2020-05-27_accenture_video.mp446459533Accenture Africa Industry X.0 MD Eric Croeser talks to Mining Weekly about how mines can enhance their digital technologies to unlock further efficiencies, improve safety and cut costs Accenture Africa Industry X.0 MD Eric Croeser talks to Mining Weekly about how mines can enhance their digital technologies to unlock further efficiencies, improve safety and cut costs SA rail can aid Botswana coal miners http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sa-rail-can-aid-botswana-coal-miners-2020-05-07 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552653 1590094262 1590098400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000871334_resized_minergy10520201022.jpg UNTAPPED RESERVES Minergy have emphasised the potential in exporting of the country’s coal reserves, which amounts to more than 200-billion tonnes 511 287 Aspasa advises on preparing stockpiles for rapid post-lockdown deliveries http://www.miningweekly.com/article/aspasa-advises-on-preparing-stockpiles-for-rapid-post-lockdown-deliveries-2020-05-06 Donna Slater MATERIALS HANDLING Wed, 06 May 2020 08:35:00 +0200 552480 1588750718 1588746900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000870554_resized_stockpile1022.jpg 511 287 Resgen enters into debt deal to fund rail link for Boikarabelo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resgen-enters-into-debt-deal-to-fund-rail-link-for-boikarabelo-2020-05-05 Donna Slater RAIL Tue, 05 May 2020 14:02:00 +0200 552414 1588755946 1588680120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tenova reorganises businesses http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tenova-reorganises-businesses-2020-04-20 Donna Slater METALS & ENGINEERING Mon, 20 Apr 2020 14:44:00 +0200 551102 1587390568 1587386640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sorting solution shows potential in metals sectors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sorting-application-shows-potential-in-ferrous-base-metals-2020-03-31 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 17 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 549004 1588862703 1587074400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000863110_resized_craigmeadwayp2econsultingteam0320201022.jpg XRT TECHNOLOGY MARKET P2E realised that sensor-based sorting, as a toll-treatment option, has benefits over DMS technology 511 287 Mining may resume at 50% capacity – Minister http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-may-resume-at-50-capacity-minister-2020-04-16 Martin Creamer LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Thu, 16 Apr 2020 15:06:00 +0200 550763 1587107533 1587042360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000866868_resized_gwedemantashe1022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Matashe during virtual media conference. 511 287 Business rescue begins for ELB Engineering Services http://www.miningweekly.com/article/business-rescue-commences-for-elb-engineering-services-2020-04-08 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 08 Apr 2020 10:32:00 +0200 549959 1586338535 1586334720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Council turns attention to Ghana http://www.miningweekly.com/article/council-turns-attention-to-ghana-2020-04-03 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 03 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0200 547587 1585566045 1585864800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000860166_resized_openpitgoldmineafrica03202010221.jpg EASY ACCESS Ghana, Africa’s top gold producer, offers South African capital equipment manufacturers favourable shipping accessibility through the Port of Tema 511 287 Coal supplier receives UPS systems http://www.miningweekly.com/article/company-delivers-power-systems-to-coal-supplier-2020-03-12 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 547113 1584973150 1585260000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000858950_resized_beckermining1022.jpg CONNECTIVITY These interconnected UPS systems, with Ethernet and RS232 connectivity, can be controlled or remotely managed and monitored from the control station 511 287 Flexibility, knowledge assist in cost reduction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/flexibility-knowledge-assists-in-cost-reduction-2020-03-17 Nadine James Material Handling Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 547397 1584973150 1585260000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000859599_resized_kwataniceokimschoepflin1022.jpg KIM SCHOEPFLIN To achieve efficient and productive coal processing at the lowest possible cost, there needs to be an understanding of the underlying orebody, the application and the overall process 511 287 New-generation loader set for South Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-generation-loader-set-for-s-africa-2020-03-11 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546976 1584973149 1585260000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000858934_resized_sandvikls312loader1022.jpg QUIETER & CLEANER Powered by the C7.1 mechanical engine, the new generation LS312 complies with Tier II emissions standards while ensuring quieter, and more efficient operation 511 287 Transnet bemoans cable theft at Pretoria Complex, rolls out diesel locos http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transnet-bemoans-cable-theft-at-pretoria-complex-rolls-out-diesel-locos-2020-03-12 Marleny Arnoldi RAIL Thu, 12 Mar 2020 09:50:00 +0200 547025 1584007154 1583999400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lining solutions increase plant availability http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rubber-lining-solutions-increase-plant-availability-2020-03-06 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545107 1583155056 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854270_resized_heavymineralslinatex03201022.jpg BOOSTING AVAILABILITY The rubber lining provided by Weir Minerals has allowed for increased production time and plant availability 511 287 Monitoring system’s African launch imminent http://www.miningweekly.com/article/monitoring-system-launches-in-aus-and-us-sa-launch-to-follow-2020-03-06 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545177 1583314753 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854460_resized_heavymineralsminewarewheelarguswl03201022.jpg WATCH IT The ARGUS WL monitoring system enables wheel loaders to accurately and safely monitor their load 511 287 JV looks to expand rare earths mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/jv-looks-to-expand-rare-earth-mining-2020-03-06 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 06 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 545127 1583314895 1583445600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000854322_resized_heavymineralsnamibiacriticalmetals03201022.jpg TERMS OF AGREEMENT The mining of rare earth minerals in Namibia will be complimented by the joint venture signed last month 511 287 Drive package delivered to greenfield mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/drive-package-delivered-to-greenfield-mine-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Material Handling Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542518 1579852171 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848284_resized_drcseweurodrivefans01201022.jpg BIG FAN A cooling unit had to be installed to the drives because of the extreme temperatures they would encounter in the Democratic Republic of Congo 511 287 Slurry pump’s enhanced wear resistance reduces TCO http://www.miningweekly.com/article/slurry-pumps-enhanced-wear-resistance-reduces-tco-2020-01-16 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 31 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 541876 1580302619 1580421600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000847267_resized_bravopump0120201022.jpg FOR TOUGH CONDITIONS The Grindex Bravo submersible slurry pump is proving its worth in slurry pumping applications, as the hydraulic components are made from Hard Iron 511 287 Pumps supplier aims to grow footprint of ‘technical excellence’ http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pumps-supplier-aims-to-grow-its-footprint-of-technical-excellence-2020-01-20 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 31 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542130 1580721334 1580421600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Beneficiation plant wins international awards http://www.miningweekly.com/article/iron-ore-beneficiation-plant-wins-international-awards-2019-12-06 Darren Parker MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 538678 1579527818 1579816800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839947_resized_ironorecdeawardtwo1120191022.jpg HARD WON The company won two awards on the same night almost 10 000 miles apart 511 287 SA crane company buying local, expanding globally http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-crane-company-loyal-to-south-africa-but-expanding-into-global-markets-2020-01-24 Rebecca Campbell Automation Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 541833 1579527819 1579816800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Transformation under way at Rosh Pinah and Perkoa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/transformation-under-way-at-rosh-pinah-and-perkoa-2020-01-24 Tracy Hancock MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 540672 1580386351 1579816800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000845063_resized_trevaliminingroshpinahminenamibia1220191022.jpg ROSH PINAH The RP2.0 expansion at the Namibian mine is expected to increase production by 60% to 80% 511 287 Equipment supplier advancing 4IR offering http://www.miningweekly.com/article/equipment-supplier-advancing-4ir-offering-2020-01-24 Tracy Hancock MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 539910 1580386387 1579816800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000842592_resized_multotecmanyufacturingsa1022.jpg EMPLOYEE BENEFITS Multotec cannot do without its 1 600 factory workers, as the manufacture of some of its products is labour intensive 511 287 Local suppliers make financial sense for manufacturers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-suppliers-make-financial-sense-for-manufacturers-2020-01-24 Tracy Hancock MINING INDABA PREVIEW Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0200 539677 1580386459 1579816800 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000842218_resized_kwatanilargescalperscreenforironore1220191022.jpg LONGSTANDING LOCAL FOCUS Kwatani has relied heavily on local suppliers since going into production in 1976 511 287 Opportunities abound in uncertain iron-ore market http://www.miningweekly.com/article/opportunities-abound-in-uncertain-iron-ore-market-2019-12-06 Darren Parker Material Handling Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0200 538674 1575456535 1575583200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000839967_resized_ironorepelletsbloomberg1022.jpg BALLS OF STEEL Pelletised iron is made from waste dust and can be used in the manufacture of steel 511 287 ‘Resurgent’ sector crucial to growth http://www.miningweekly.com/article/resurgent-australian-mining-crucial-to-pumps-suppliers-growth-2019-09-11 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 25 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531525 1571725238 1571954400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000825590_resized_aussieminebosshydrostatictesters0920191022.jpg HYDROSTATIC RANGE Aussie Mine Boss hydrostatic testers are vital for verifying the integrity of water, as well as gas and oil pipelines 511 287 thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions South Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/thyssenkrupp-industrial-solutions-south-africa-2017-09-01 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:25:00 +0200 462468 1571729125 1571729100 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674394_resized_0000673228tkissishensept2016144newbrand1022.jpg 511 287 Tailings presents opportunity for wet processing experts http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tailings-industry-presents-opportunity-for-materials-wet-processing-expert-2019-10-04 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532421 1569912674 1570140000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000826699_resized_waynewarreninfrontofcdeaggmax09191022.jpg PATENTED TECHNOLOGY CDE Business Development Manager for sub-Saharan Africa Wayne Warren dwarfed by an AggMax logwasher plant incorporating an Infinity screen at a diamond mine site in in the region 511 287 Fekola mill expansion started http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fekola-mill-expansion-started-2019-10-04 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532266 1569912673 1570140000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000826273_resized_fekolamineb2gold0920191022.jpg CAPITAL SPEND The mill expansion is estimated to be about $50-million, with B2Gold splitting this capital spending evenly between 2019 and 2020 511 287 Local manufacturers solve gold mine’s milling issues http://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-manufacturers-solve-gold-mines-milling-issues-2019-10-04 Tracy Hancock Material Handling Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532262 1569912673 1570140000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000826262_resized_0000822440resizedoresilopic011022.jpg CUSTOM COLLABORATION The solution developed by Weba Chute in collaboration with Kwatani promises direct savings in terms of mill bearings, as well as less mill downtime 511 287 Earthmoving supplier launches new excavator series http://www.miningweekly.com/article/earth-moving-supplier-launches-new-excavator-series-2019-09-11 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531515 1569230738 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824707_resized_hper480lc9sexcavators0920191022.jpg SMOOTH OPERATOR HPE Africa’s new series of Hyundai excavators are designed for high performance in tough conditions 511 287 Energy-saving VSDs ideal for mining conveyors http://www.miningweekly.com/article/energy-saving-vsds-ideal-for-mining-conveyors-2019-09-12 Cameron Mackay Material Handling Fri, 27 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 531596 1569230739 1569535200 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000824816_resized_bivarispeedvdriveplus0920191022.jpg SIZE MATTERS The larger VDrivePlus features advanced motor control, as the size and range of the VSD makes it ideal for harsh environments like mining 511 287