Mining Weekly | Quarrying https://www.miningweekly.com/page/quarrying Tue, 27 Sep 2022 16:08:49 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Quarrying under pressure, owing to lack of road builds https://www.miningweekly.com/article/quarrying-under-pressure-owing-to-lack-of-road-builds-2022-06-10 Tracy Hancock Quarrying Fri, 10 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 616271 1654584034 1654812000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001002001_resized_afrisamstandards1022.jpg STICKLER FOR STANDARDS All AfriSam products meet the SANS 50197 requirements and are made in facilities that are ISO9001 accredited 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 Quarrying 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 Aggregate prices to rise with fuel price https://www.miningweekly.com/article/aggregate-prices-to-rise-with-fuel-price-increase-2022-06-10 Tracy Hancock Quarrying Fri, 10 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 616195 1654674763 1654812000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001926_resized_quarrysafetyaspasa0520221022.jpg THE FUEL EFFECT Quarries can no longer absorb rising operational and transport costs, which will directly impact on the cost of mining per ton 511 287 Association tackling quarry safety with handbook https://www.miningweekly.com/article/association-tackling-safety-at-quarries-with-driver-handbook-2022-06-10 Tracy Hancock Quarrying Fri, 10 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +0200 616227 1654674868 1654812000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0001001936_resized_quarry2aspasa0520221022.jpg SAFETY MAKES CENTS Employees will always have a vested interest in ensuring the economic sustainability of their employer, as that directly impacts on their livelihood 511 287 Software released that predicts vibration, airblast outcomes https://www.miningweekly.com/article/software-released-that-predicts-vibration-airblast-outcomes-2021-06-04 Claire O'Reilly Quarrying Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 584540 1621584252 1622757600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Air classifiers replacing wet classification in quarries https://www.miningweekly.com/article/air-classifiers-replacing-wet-classification-in-sa-quarries-2021-06-04 Claire O'Reilly Quarrying Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 584527 1622466090 1622757600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000940668_resized_quarryingairseparatordakotaequip202106041022.jpg PORTABLE FISHER AIR SEPARATOR UNIT Waterless classification system used on quarries 511 287 Dual power crushers offer competitive advantage https://www.miningweekly.com/article/dual-power-crushers-offer-competitive-advantage-2021-05-20 Claire O'Reilly Quarrying Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 584535 1622466090 1622757600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000940685_resized_quarryingdualpowerpilotcrushtecpr202106041022.jpg JAW CRUSHER AND SCREEN Economical and environment-friendly electric drives are quickly gaining ground in contract crushing 511 287 OLI https://www.miningweekly.com/article/oli-2021-06-04 Creamer Media Reporter Quarrying Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 585555 1622537901 1622757600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000942821_resized_pictures1copy1022.jpg 511 287 Silica’s future depends on paradigm shift https://www.miningweekly.com/article/silica-sand-industry-future-depends-on-paradigm-shift-2021-06-04 Claire O'Reilly Quarrying Fri, 04 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +0200 584534 1622813281 1622757600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Sintech https://www.miningweekly.com/article/sintech-2020-06-19 Creamer Media Reporter Quarrying Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 556760 1592386561 1592517600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000880032_resized_mainimagehighres1022.jpg 511 287 Supplier saves mining industry time, money https://www.miningweekly.com/article/supplier-saves-mining-industry-time-money-2020-06-03 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Quarrying Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555581 1592386728 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877330_resized_quarryingbidodgesafetymountsphericalrollerbearing1022.jpg BEARING DOWN Dodge ISN Trident bearings have a triple-lip sealing system with a contact seal for wet or dirty environments 511 272 Miner works at lower capacity owing to demand, not legislation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/miner-works-at-lower-capacity-owing-to-demand-not-legislation-2020-06-19 Marleny Arnoldi Quarrying Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 554757 1592386739 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000875459_resized_afrisamconstructionmaterialsexecutiveavibhoora0520201022.jpg AVI BHOORA Demand for aggregate material from the quarrying operations that produce them will continue to decline 511 287 Dust, spill control now an attainable solution https://www.miningweekly.com/article/dust-spill-control-now-an-attainable-solution-2020-06-03 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Quarrying Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555527 1592386790 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877317_resized_quarryingbltworld0520201022.jpg SQUEAKY CLEAN Cleaning at critical points is necessary, however, the majority of time previously spent cleaning is now available for productive work at the plant 511 287 Mobile screening plant proves highly efficient https://www.miningweekly.com/article/mobile-screening-plant-proves-highly-efficient-2020-06-03 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Quarrying Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555576 1592386873 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877298_resized_quarryinghpeafricasmccloskeys250screenersforhighproductivity10520201022.jpg MOVER AND SHAKER The McCloskey S250 is one of the largest mobile screens on the market 511 287 New compressors provide faster drilling, reduced fuel costs https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-compressors-provide-faster-drilling-reduced-fuel-costs-2020-06-04 Theresa Bhowan-Rajah Quarrying Fri, 19 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200 555711 1592386886 1592517600 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000877586_resized_quarryingrandairmarch20201022.jpg CRAIG SWART The new compressor units are ideally suited for applications such as mineral exploration drilling, geothermal drilling, construction and blast hole drilling 511 287 Metso offers product innovations, equipment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-and-improved-quarrying-equipment-on-offer-2019-06-21 Halima Frost Quarrying 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 Quarrying 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 Quarrying 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 Cost-effective lubricant increases machine life https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cost-effective-lubricant-increases-machine-life-2019-06-21 Halima Frost Quarrying 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 Bell Equipment enters tipper truck market with Kamaz partnership https://www.miningweekly.com/article/bell-equipment-enters-tipper-truck-market-with-kamaz-partnership-2018-06-22 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quarrying Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488752 1529389394 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731083_resized_kamaztipper06181022jpg.jpeg KAMAZ TRUCKS The Kamaz tipper trucks were formally introduced to the South African market at bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018 511 287 Skills needed in local quarrying industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/leadership-and-supervision-skills-needed-in-local-quarrying-industry-2018-06-22 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quarrying Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489023 1529389394 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731559_resized_nicopienaaraspasa06181022jpg.jpeg NICO PIENAAR Leadership and supervision skills are needed urgently in the local quarrying industry 511 287 New app launched for quarrying industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-app-launched-for-quarrying-industry-2018-06-22 Erin Steenhoff-Snethlage Quarrying Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488958 1529389970 1529618400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731433_resized_vibracael06181022jpg.jpeg VIBRATION AND SOUND The AEL Mining Services VibrAc application is a simple tool to work out blasting parameters 511 287 Association applying changes to expand representation https://www.miningweekly.com/article/association-applying-changes-to-represent-new-operation-types-in-opencast-mining-2017-06-23 Simone Liedtke Quarrying Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454449 1497877722 1498168800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654419_resized_opencastminingquarrying062017aspasa1022.jpg SEVERE NEED There is a severe need for services to be delivered from a central and well-organised body to the opencast mining sector 511 287 Loaders drive down cost https://www.miningweekly.com/article/loaders-drive-down-cost-per-ton-at-quarry-2017-06-23 Simone Liedtke Quarrying Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454381 1497877721 1498168800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654202_resized_bellwheelloader052017bellequipment1022.jpg BIGGER AND BETTER The first Bell Loader supplied to Flanders Quarry improved its productivity substantially because it was a bigger machine, quicker and more robust 511 287 Multidisciplinary mining company says market is challenging https://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-multidisciplinary-construction-materials-company-says-market-challenging-2017-06-23 Simone Liedtke Quarrying Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454584 1497877722 1498168800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654726_resized_denverquarryportelizabeth062017afrimat1022.jpg CHALLENGING CONDITIONS Overall, the construction materials sector remains relatively flat 511 287 Process-focused solution ups output https://www.miningweekly.com/article/process-focused-solution-ups-output-2017-06-23 Simone Liedtke Quarrying Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454459 1497877722 1498168800 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654422_resized_processfocused062017weirminerals1022.jpg NEW TECHNOLOGY PAYS The installation of the Cavex hydrocyclone at CNC Crushers’ Stilfontein operation has resulted in increased production and reduced slimes to the tailings dam 511 287 Cost-effective products for quarrying https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cost-effective-products-for-quarrying-2016-06-17 Robyn Wilkinson Quarrying Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414737 1465812935 1466114400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554127_resized_b25e6x4email1022.jpeg B25E SUPERTRUCK Bell Equipment’s supertruck provides a lower cost-per-ton solution for quarrying 511 287 Knowledge hub for quarrying https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-knowledge-hub-for-quarrying-industry-2016-06-17 Kimberley Smuts Quarrying Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414671 1465812935 1466114400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554536_resized_sandvikquarryingrimg0291web1022.jpeg ENHANCING DRILLING EFFICIENCY Sandvik believes that knowledge is the fundamental for the development of new techniques and technologies involved in quarrying 511 287 Products to launch at expo https://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-products-to-launch-at-hillhead-2016-2016-06-17 Robyn Wilkinson Quarrying Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414734 1465812935 1466114400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554116_resized_terexta400gen10client10223.jpg GENERATION 10 TA400 Terex Trucks will launch the articulated dump truck at Hillhead 2016 511 287 UK show sees strong demand https://www.miningweekly.com/article/uk-quarrying-show-expects-over-460-exhibitors-2016-06-17 Kimberley Smuts Quarrying Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414668 1465812935 1466114400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554517_resized_hillheadexpoquarryinghh16pr021022.jpeg UNIQUE OFFERING Hillhead demonstrates real ‘job of work’ in a live quarry environment 511 287 Ghana QLA competition finalists announced https://www.miningweekly.com/article/ghana-qla-competition-finalists-announced-2016-06-17 Kimberley Smuts Quarrying Fri, 17 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0200 414789 1465812935 1466114400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000554527_resized_bloombergquarrying256274554151022.jpeg EFFECTIVE IDEAS REWARDED The QLA competition enables its competitors to source ideas on the effective regeneration and management of biodiversity in its mining sites across the world 511 287