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Three #DisruptMining finalists named

By: Mariaan Webb     26th February 2019 A new drilling approach, an artificial intelligence (AI) solution for mineral processing and an Internet of Things (IoT) application for conveyors will go head to head in this weekend's live finale of the #DisruptMining finale in Toronto. The three innovations have been selected as the finalists... 

New speed control product for pumps, compressors

16th June 2017 The first member of a new product family in the field of speed control for compressors and pumps, the VECO-Drive, combines the reliability of mechanical gears with the productivity of low-voltage, variable-frequency drives (VFDs). Introduced by intelligent drive solutions, systems and... 

Electra Mining Africa to unveil new products and technologies  

8th September 2016 Taking place from 12-16 September at the Expo Centre in Johannesburg, Electra Mining Africa 2016 will be host to over 850 local and international exhibitors and unveiling many new products and technologies. This is the place where Africa’s mining, industrial and power sectors will meet. As... 

Drive mitigates energy costs

11th September 2015 Power-transmission specialist Voith Turbo’s new closed loop differential pump (CLDP) servo drive enables customers to mitigate rising energy costs caused by interrupted power supply as a result of load-shedding. Voith Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) division VP Grant Robinson says the... 

Local supplier, exclusive distributor

By: Pimani Baloyi     12th September 2014 Newly established Boksburg-based pumps supplier Integrated Pump Technology was named in June as the exclusive Southern Africa distributor for the world’s third-largest submersible pump manufacturer Grindex AB, which is based in Sweden. Integrated Pump Technology GM Klint Bawden tells Mining... 

Company’s services decreasing costs and increasing production

31st May 2013 Drive system manufacturer Voith reports that decreasing costs and increasing production – priorities for maintaining competitiveness – are on every industry’s agenda in today’s environment of dwindling resources and surging costs. The turbo gear market, particulary, is a challenging environment... 

Company Announcement: There is a first time for everything 

16th October 2012 Grindex, for the first time, had their own dedicated space on the Voith South Africa (Pty) Ltd stand at Electra Mining 2012 

End-to-end specialist solutions offering

29th August 2012 Specialist supplier of mechanical and hydrodynamic power transmission solutions, drives and braking systems, Voith Turbo South Africa will showcase its coupling, universal joint, torque limiter, gearbox, pump and brake technologies at Electra Mining Africa 2012. Voith delivers versatile,... 

Company Announcement: Fill-controlled couplings with new blade wheel profile

21st October 2011 New Voith Turbo fluid coupling for open-pit mining belt conveyors: lightweight – compact – offers greater power. Open-pit mining belt conveyors often transport the extracted raw materials over long distances.  

Voith unveils powerful coupling that can function in harsh conditions

By: Megan van Wyngaardt     30th September 2011 Germany-based drive technology manufacturer Voith Turbo has developed a new hydrodynamic coupling for the drives of belt conveyors, which transmits twice the power that previous couplings of the same size could achieve. 

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