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Rand Merchant Bank cements its relationship with First Quantum Minerals

11th July 2018 The positive outlook for the copper sector bodes well for Zambia and its copper mines with copper comprising around 60% of the country’s total exports, while the country is expected to produce more than 1 million tonnes of the metal this year. Mining companies such as Canadian-based First... 

Private equity useful in current economy

6th July 2018 Using private equity to gain capital, especially for small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that might not meet the criteria to qualify for bank loans, seems like a preferential means of raising capital in South Africa’s current tough economic climate, according to private equity company RMB... 

Private equity useful in current economy

Afrox launches 360-degree Integrated Customer Application Solutions Programme

3rd July 2018 The challenging South African energy, transport, mining and fabrication industries require innovative solutions to stay abreast of global technology and competition. Whether the application is a locomotive, a pressure vessel, tanker, wind tower, a petro-chemical plant shut-down or any other... 

Afrox launches 360-degree Integrated Customer Application Solutions Programme

Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability. Isosyn Technology

22nd June 2018  

Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability. Isosyn Technology

Copper industry in crisis, new areas pursued

By: Jessica Oosthuizen     13th June 2018 The global copper industry is in crisis – traditional orebodies are becoming depleted and the commodity market has depressed the price of copper to such an extent that mining companies cannot afford to invest in expansion or new equipment, says foundry and engineering company Thos Begbie group... 

Copper industry in crisis,  new areas pursued

Mining Weekly is now available on your Smart Watch

12th June 2018 Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly is now available on smart watches.  This enables readers to take a quick look at their watch in order to see the headlines and first paragraph of news stories as they break. 

Mining Weekly is now available on your Smart Watch

Mandela Mining Precinct partner boasts simulation capabilities, serves as ‘test-bed’ for Mining 4.0 technologies 

By: Nadine James     7th June 2018 SiMINE @ Mandela Mining Precinct, located at Carlow Road in Johannesburg, effectively offers two core services – experiential mining simulation as well as a “test bed” for Mining 4.0 principles and systems – for the betterment of the industry, says SiMINE director Gary Lane. He explains that... 

SIMULATION SOLUTIONS Gary Lane, Harry Sinko and Antony Mello at the official SIMINE @ Mandela Mining Precinct launch

Don’t let your network dictate your choices

7th June 2018 Strata Worldwide and RFI Technology Solutions have joined forces to bring the underground world a simple yet powerful solution for overcoming many of the classic constraints of typical digital networks. It assists in resolving the common “last mile” difficulties of getting power and connectivity... 

Don’t let your network dictate your choices

The Africa Rail story - Promoting excellence

30th May 2018 Africa Rail has grown to become the largest and most established rail event in Africa. Africa Rail now enters its 21st successful year, hosting over 28 African countries, 200 global speakers and the best suppliers in rail from across the globe. 

The Africa Rail story - Promoting excellence

Deloitte Intelligent Mine

24th May 2018 The Deloitte Intelligent Mine is groundbreaking solution, which illustrate how digital transformation in mining addresses legacy industry challenges, safety improvements and enabling the required step change in performance. Deloitte has collaborated with a number of leading technology business... 

Deloitte Intelligent Mine

Lerala Diamond Mine Limited is going on auction

17th May 2018 Whether you’re an established or junior miner interested in expanding your mining portfolio, GoIndustry DoveBid SA proudly presents the disposal of Lerala Diamond Mine. Lerala Diamond Mine Ltd is in Liquidation and is being taken to public auction via GoIndustry’s trusted online bidding platform.... 

Lerala Diamond Mine Limited is going on auction

5th Mining On Top: Africa Summit

15th May 2018 MOTA is the most definitive African mining conference for Europe, uniting Ministers from Africa’s most established and emerging mining economies with global mining executives, investors and service providers to meet, share ideas, connect and encourage greater partnerships & stakeholder engagement. 

5th Mining On Top: Africa Summit

8th Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference & Exhibition

3rd May 2018 For 7 years, ZIMEC has played a pivotal role in shaping a sustainable growth path for the development of Zambia’s mining and energy sectors. 

8th Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference & Exhibition

MEMSA CEO & Programmes Manager

20th April 2018 General   

MEMSA CEO & Programmes Manager

SAMSS – your complete solutions partner

17th April 2018  

SAMSS – your complete solutions partner

S African foundry aims to expand footprint in North America 

By: Donald Makhafola     11th April 2018 The capacity of some aspects of the smelting industry in North America, such as the steel sector, has significantly deteriorated in the past 25 years, as a result of Chinese companies dominating the market and supplying cheaper products, says South Africa-based foundry and engineering company... 

QUALITY PRODUCTS Thos Begbie has the capacity to meet any client requirement in size, quality and complexity

Strata expanding product lines, expanding choices

5th April 2018 Strata Worldwide announces StrataConnect DigitalBRIDGE™, a new underground network solution created through a recently established partnership with RFI Technology Solutions of Australia. 

Strata expanding product lines, expanding choices

Mining-specific staff recruitment, management app developed 

By: Mia Breytenbach     6th March 2018 To refine and improve the execution of recruitment within the mining industry, mining and engineering professionals recruiter TrueVine Consulting has developed a new, innovative online recruitment platform, called Digger. “Digger is a digital recruitment, talent management and staff retention... 

DIGGING IT
Through the Digger app mining professionals are informed of available positions globally, directly on their mobile devices

Managing severely distorted high temperature cylinders

15th February 2018 Millions of Rands saved through improved Turbine maintenance practices by Eskom Rotek Industries. 

Managing severely distorted high temperature cylinders

Zimbabwe Mining Investment Conference 2018

15th February 2018 Zimbabwe has turned a new leaf , announced new investor friendly mining policies and is Open for Business and is set on rapidly growing its economy with mining investors being key players. The Zimbabwe Mining Investments Conference 2018 will discuss as well as showcase the vast investment... 

Local PGMs industry at risk, but service provider optimistic 

By: Simone Liedtke     13th February 2018 South Africa – which accounts for about 80% of the global platinum-group metals (PGMs) reserve – is at risk of receiving less valuable foreign exchange, owing to ever-increasing mining costs and the uncertainty created by the socio-political strife on the local platinum belt, states South African... 

EDWIN DREYER
Mining costs are escalating at a rate that cannot be recovered through the price of commodities, leading to restructuring and a resultant loss of employment

Africa’s premier mining and construction trade fair

8th February 2018  

Africa’s premier mining and construction trade fair

Suricate Minerals seeks to unlock latent mineral wealth in Mauritania

7th February 2018 Privately-owned Mauritanian mining and exploration company Suricate Minerals is engaging with international financial and technical service partners to develop its quartz, barite, lithium, copper and gold prospects located throughout the country. Suricate Executive Director Ahmed Hertani, who has... 

 Suricate Minerals seeks to unlock latent mineral wealth in Mauritania

Mining Indaba attendees can look forward to reinforced programme

6th February 2018 With commodity prices improving and the mining industry moving towards positive growth, indications are that participants at the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2018 will experience the “return of investor appetite” first-hand, says Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose. This renewed investor interest... 

VIEW IN FULL SCREEN

Mining Indaba to provide ‘first-hand experience’ of return of investor appetite

By: Nadine James     1st February 2018 With commodity prices improving and the mining industry moving towards positive growth, indications are that participants at the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2018 will experience the “return of investor appetite” first-hand, says Mining Indaba MD Alex Grose. 

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Creamer Media wows market with combined subscription offer

By: Creamer Media Reporter      30th January 2018 Creamer Media’s Research Channel Africa is a powerful information tool, providing real-time intelligence on industry and mining developments in Africa. Publishing Editor, Martin Creamer urges readers to “make a smart choice for 2018 and take up Creamer Media’s combined subscription offer”.  This... 

Creamer Media wows market with combined subscription offer

Coal 2017: A review of South Africa's coal sector (PDF Report)

22nd January 2018 Creamer Media’s Coal 2017 report examines South Africa’s coal industry with regard to the business environment, the main participants, local demand, coal exports and coal logistics, projects being undertaken by the large and smaller participants, as well as various issues affecting the sector,... 

Coal 2017: A review of South Africa's coal sector (PDF Report)

Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability

13th December 2017  

Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability

Red Metals, MMG Exploration ink joint venture agreement

By: Samantha Herbst     4th December 2017 ASX-listed minerals exploration company Red Metal has signed an option and joint venture (JV) agreement with MMG Exploration – a subsidiary of midtier global resources company MMG Limited – to advance the prospective Mallapunyah zinc project in the McArthur basin, in Australia’s Northern... 

Australia Mining Projects in Progress 2017 (PDF Report)

27th November 2017 Mining has been the driving force behind much exploration in Australia’s remote inland and its industrial development – from the gold rush in the nineteenth century, and the iron-ore and nickel booms of the 1960s to the later expansion of the coal industry. Mining comprises about 10% of... 

Australia Mining Projects in Progress 2017 (PDF Report)

Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability

23rd November 2017  

Reliability. Durability. Prosper-Ability

US 2.1 Billion mining project runs on Candy

16th November 2017 The De Beers Group started excavation work on an underground extension to its Venetia Mine in South Africa in 2013. The new development is expected to extend the life of the mine to 2046 and deliver about 96 million carats in diamonds. The US 2.1 billion project is the biggest investment in the... 

US 2.1 Billion mining project runs on Candy

Target 2018's biggest events in your marketing plans

14th November 2017 Creamer Media is a media partner for most of the important conferences and exhibitions on the 2018 events calendar. "Advertisers are urged to consider placements in those editions if your company has plans to exhibit at, or sponsor, any of our selected events," says Martin Creamer, Publishing... 

Target 2018's biggest events in your marketing plans

2018 Mining Industry COID Policy Renewals Roadshow

13th November 2017 RMA invites all Mining Industry leaders to the 2018 COID Renewals Roadshows. It’s that time of the year to renew the COID policy for 2018. Please join us at our info sessions, where will provide you with all the information you need on how to renew your company’s COID policy, declare earnings... 

2018 Mining Industry COID Policy Renewals Roadshow

Khato Holdings believes in investing in people as its “most valuable asset”

9th November 2017 Emphasizing its staff, comprising more than 500 permanent employees, as its “most valuable asset, “Khato Holdings chairperson Simbi Phiri, states that, “we run the company holistically, therefore, there is no wastage of resources. I think we have the best people.” Khato Civils CEO Mongezi Mnyani... 

Khato Holdings believes in investing in people as its “most valuable asset”

Khato Holdings is making great strides in Botswana and other SADC states 

9th November 2017 Khato Civils has also established a country office in Botswana, where it has 60-million pula of equipment and has bought a 4 ha site on which to construct its head office in the country. Khato Civils CEO Mongezi Mnyani explains that the building plans are in the last stages of being approved by... 

Khato Holdings is making great strides in Botswana and other SADC states

Proximity Detection and the Last Line of Support

26th October 2017 The South African coal mining industry led the way for the world when it first installed Strata’s HazardAvert proximity detection systems on underground mining equipment over nine years ago. The technology was created to address the need for safeguarding against crushing and pinning-type... 

Proximity Detection and the Last Line of Support

Liquid Fuels 2017: A review of South Africa's liquid fuels sector (PDF Report)

5th October 2017 Creamer Media’s Liquid Fuels 2017 report examines these issues in the context of South Africa’s business environment, including South Africa’s refining capacity; the proposed introduction of Clean Fuels 2 specifications; the development of the country’s biofuels industry; fuel pricing; the... 

Liquid Fuels 2017: A review of South Africa's liquid fuels sector (PDF Report)
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