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Johan du Toit

8th May 2020 This week we profile Andries Johan du Toit, strategic sales and channel development executive at Syspro, a software development and sales company 

Horizon FS proves Boorara a hit

By: Esmarie Iannucci     10th February 2020 A feasibility study into the Stage 1 development of the Boorara gold project, in Western Australia, has indicated the project to be financially viable, ASX-listed Horizon Minerals said on Monday. The openpit operation is expected to produce 159 000 t of ore, producing 9 500 oz of gold over a... 

Eskom’s transition to ‘philosophy maintenance’ will increase load-shedding risk for at least 18 months  

By: Terence Creamer     31st January 2020 The board at State-owned electricity utility Eskom has sanctioned a proposal to migrate the group’s unreliable coal fleet to a ‘philosophy maintenance’ model, whereby generation units are serviced in strict adherence with prescribed maintenance schedules in a bid to break the cycle of unplanned... 

Zest WEG Group

24th January 2020 Zest WEG Group, a subsidiary of leading Brazilian motor and controls manufacturer WEG, has a strong commitment to contributing to the development of Africa and has been servicing the mining sector on the continent for more than 35 years. An in-depth understanding of the harsh conditions found... 

Sasol seeks to use leadership ‘reset’ to rebuild trust in wake of damning LCCP review  

By: Terence Creamer     28th October 2019 Sasol CEO-designate Fleetwood Grobler insists that he is “realistic” about the challenges still confronting the chemicals and energy group, which parted ways with its previous joint CEOs on Monday, following a damning board review of cost and schedule overruns at the giant Lake Charles Chemicals... 

Resource infrastructure for projects

By: Creamer Media Reporter      26th August 2019 Worley, a leading global provider of professional project and asset services to the energy, chemicals and resources industries, has a long history of delivering infrastructure solutions for its customers. With a global capability that spans all engineering disciplines, Worley has been helping... 

African Gold announces fresh round of financing

By: Mariaan Webb     22nd August 2019 Gold junior African Gold Group (AGG), which is proposing a 100 000 oz/y mine in Mali, on Thursday announced a C$5-million nonbrokered private placement, on top of the C$3-million placement announced last week. The company announced the new placement, consisting of 11 363 636 units at C$0.44 an... 

Ausenco on board for Grassy Mountain feasibility study

By: Creamer Media Reporter      25th June 2019 Engineering, construction and project management firm Ausenco has agreed to complete a feasibility study for US-based Paramount Gold Nevada’s proposed Grassy Mountain gold mine, in exchange for shares in the NYSE American-listed company. Ausenco, together with several other consulting groups,... 

Raphael Baiden

By: Martin Creamer     21st June 2019 This week Mining Weekly features Raphael Baiden, the director mining & metals of Turner & Townsend, a programme management, project management, cost management and consulting across the property, infrastructure and natural resource sectors 

Diesel-driven pump ideal for remote, corrosive environments

By: Marleny Arnoldi     14th June 2019 With mines’ ever-expanding need for efficient dewatering solutions in remote locations, pump rental specialist Integrated Pump Rental has added the stainless steel Sykes diesel-driven pump to its portfolio. Integrated Pump Rental development manager Ruaan Venter tells Mining Weekly that this pump... 

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