R/€ = 17.19 Change: 0.07
R/$ = 14.78 Change: 0.05
Au 1793.03 $/oz Change: -1.09
Pt 1043.50 $/oz Change: -19.00


PPE plan crucial to employee safety

22nd October 2021 Hi-tech protective clothing manufacturer Charnaud stresses that the safety of all employees depends on the creation and strict implementation of a personal protective equipment (PPE) plan. Elaborating on how to create a PPE management plan and put it into action, the company stresses that... 

Market responds well to high-pressure pumps

By: Claire O'Reilly     22nd October 2021 High-head pumps are the workhorses of many fluid control systems, and their role can often be mission-critical in dewatering applications in construction and mining, where the control and removal of surface water is a primary safety concern, says industrial equipment manufacturer Atlas Copco... 

Studies show women benefit from modernisation

By: Nadine Ramdass     22nd October 2021 As more women join the mining industry in a professional capacity, more research and studies are analysing the various obstacles they have to contend with, as well as how employers can address these. Such research is instrumental in helping the historically male-dominated industry adapt so that... 

Plans to tackle transport risks

By: Nadine Ramdass     22nd October 2021 Mining industry employers’ organisation Minerals Council South Africa has remained steadfast in its goal of Zero Harm. However, as of September 23, 2021, 40 fatalities were reported compared with 32 during the same period last year. Along with fall-of-ground (FoG) incidents, transport and... 

Victor Industrial Equipment

22nd October 2021 Victor Industrial Equipment, which has been serving the mining industry for more than 80 years, is an electrical connector manufacturer which supplies a range of products to suit the mining industry’s needs.  Their product range includes electrical connectors for underground and open-pit... 

Empowering communities to be economically sustainable in Matzikama

By: Creamer Media Reporter      21st October 2021 The Tronox Mineral Sands operation, situated in the Western Cape, mines and beneficiates heavy minerals to produce titanium dioxide feedstock (chloride and sulphate grades), zircon, rutile and high purity iron products. On October 19 and 20, 2021, Tronox Mineral Sands, in collaboration with the... 

Veladero’s $140m Phase 7 expansion to start soon

By: Mariaan Webb     20th October 2021 Mining major Barrick Gold will soon launch Phase 7 of its life extension project at Veladero, in Argentina, with an investment in the range of $140-million, CEO Mark Bristow has said. The Phase 7 project, which will generate 640 construction jobs, consists of the new Veladero leach valley. The... 

CME partners with Lifeline in WA

19th October 2021 The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia (CME) has joined forces with Lifeline Western Australia to provide targeted peer support for those struggling with mental health challenges. A six-month pilot program is currently being undertaken by CME member companies Roy Hill, Mineral... 

Efficient and Reliable Plotter Rentals 

18th October 2021 Digital printing equipment supplier Midcomp Azero offers a value proposition to clients to future-proof their business if it requires A1 to A0+ printing and scanning as part of its workflow. 

Glencore Coal launches supplier development platform to empower local communities

By: Donna Slater     15th October 2021 Glencore Coal has launched its Enterprise Supplier Development (ESD) portal as a key tool to support small, medium-sized and microenterprises (SMMEs) in the communities in which it operates in an effort to alleviate some of the socioeconomic challenges faced by the communities. The Glencore ESD... 

Latest News


Latest Videos



Mining Weekly is a product of Creamer Media.

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Research Channel Africa

Read more


We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store


Advertising on is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now
Register Close