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The Digital Future of Mining and Resources

4th August 2021 How digital innovation is transforming Australia’s mining industry  By Guy Danskine, Managing Director, Australia, Equinix 

M&R’s mining platform bags two contracts in North America

By: Marleny Arnoldi     3rd August 2021 JSE-listed Murray & Roberts’ mining platform has secured two contracts in its Cementation Americas business, valued at R1.2-billion. The first contract involves underground characterisation development and infrastructure for global miner Rio Tinto’s Kennecott Utah Copper project, in the US,... 

Barrick agrees to independent ESIA oversight for Pueblo Viejo tailings

By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd August 2021 Bullion major Barrick is advancing plans for the expansion of its Pueblo Viejo operation, in the Dominican Republic, announcing on Tuesday that it had agreed on an independent government-led oversight of environmental and social-impact assessment studies for a new tailings storage facility. The... 

Wieland South Africa

3rd August 2021 Wieland South Africa (Pty) Ltd, situated in Edenvale, Johannesburg, South Africa produces high quality products according to DIN & BS specifications, accompanied by fast turnaround times. We boast two manufacturing divisions including: Finned Tubes:  

BHP joins Komatsu's green truck alliance

By: Esmarie Iannucci     3rd August 2021 Diversified miner BHP will join fellow major Rio Tinto to become a founding member of manufacturing company Komatsu’s GHG Alliance, which aims to develop commercially viable zero-greenhouse gas emissions haul trucks. BHP said on Tuesday that as a founding partner of the alliance, the company... 

Other procurement plans not affected by RMIPPPP deadline delay to end Sept – DMRE  

By: Terence Creamer     2nd August 2021 The deadline for projects selected as preferred bids under the Risk Mitigation Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (RMIPPPP) to reach commercial close has been extended to September 30, from an initial deadline of the end of July. However, the Department of Mineral Resources and... 

Orion inks Okiep deal to expand copper reach

By: Donna Slater     2nd August 2021 JSE- and ASX-listed diversified metal explorer and developer Orion Minerals has exercised its exclusive option to acquire a controlling interest in the majority of the properties comprising the Okiep copper project (OCP), in the Northern Cape. In addition to the OCP option acquisition, Orion has... 

Northern Star starts Thunderbox expansion

By: Esmarie Iannucci     2nd August 2021 Gold miner Northern Star Resources has awarded ASX-listed GR Engineering Services a A$101-million engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the Thunderbox six-million tonne a year expansion project, in Western Australia. The expansion project would increase the Thunderbox... 

Sylvania appoints Adrian Reynolds to board

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     30th July 2021 Aim-listed Sylvania Platinum has appointed Adrian Reynolds as independent nonexecutive director, with effect from August 1. Reynolds has over 40 years' experience in the mining and minerals industry. 

Master Drilling buys 25% stake in A&R Group

By: Marleny Arnoldi     30th July 2021 JSE-listed Master Drilling has acquired a 25% stake in A&R Group. A&R, with its subsidiaries A&R Engineering & Mining Supplies and Lamproom Solutions & Consulting, specialises in mine mechanisation and digitisation.  

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