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Chantelle Kotze

Chantelle Kotze is a Staff Writer for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

Tel: +2711 622 3744

Email: newsdesk@engineeringnews.co.za

 

Rebranding Teba says its mission now is ‘more about human potential wherever we find it’

The long-standing Teba Limited business, which recruits and manages local and foreign labour for South Africa’s mining industry, has changed its approach from being an inward-looking company to one that proactively provides various services to...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 19th September 2014
 

Mineworker indebtedness a major worry post five-month strike

While mineworkers have resumed work on the platinum belt in the Rustenburg area generally pleased with the outcome of the wage agreements reached subsequent to the five-month-long protracted strike, what remains a worry is the present state of...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 19th September 2014
 

Academic urges mining sector to mechanise operations

The South African mining industry must mechanise its operations and research has a crucial role to play in helping industry to get there, says Centre for Mechanised Mining Systems (CMMS) director Dr Declan Vogt.
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 19th September 2014
 

Mining industry needs to innovate to stay relevant

The mining industry, which is facing tumultuous times in terms of funding, collapsed project pipelines and the ever present issue of resource nationalism, needs to develop an innovative strategy to ensure its sustainability and relevance going...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 17th September 2014
 

Minerals processing equipment cluster gains momentum

The South African Mineral Processing Equipment Cluster (Sampec), which was launched earlier this year, has gotten off to a flying start, says South African Capital Equipment Export Council (SACEEC) MD Sybil Rhomberg. The cluster, under the...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 17th September 2014
 

Students need to become ‘imagineers’, academic urges

University of Pretoria (UP) Department of Mining Engineering (DME) head Dr Ronny Webber-Youngman believes mining engineering students need to become “imagineers” and work on developing safer and more efficient mines of the future using virtual...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 16th September 2014
 

Gold price reform to focus on improved transparency, governance controls

Instead of scrapping the century-old London Gold Fix altogether, gold industry role-players are calling for the modernisation of the method used to determine global gold price benchmarks, which is currently the subject of ‘intense’ debate, but...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 12th September 2014
 

Wits business school to hold course on technical, financial evaluation of mineral projects

A five-day ‘Technical and Financial Evaluation of Mineral Projects’ (TechFin) course aimed at professionals involved in mining finance and the evaluation of mining projects will be held between 15 and 19 September at Wits Business School –...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 12th September 2014
 

Gold price reform to focus on improved transparency, governance controls

Instead of scrapping the century-old London Gold Fix altogether, gold industry role-players are calling for the modernisation of the method used to determine global gold price benchmarks, which is currently the subject of ‘intense’ debate, but...
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 12th September 2014
 

Platinum, iron-ore, manganese boost ARM’s earnings

The headline earnings of black-controlled JSE-listed African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) increased 10% to R4.11-billion for the year ended June 30, the diversified mining company reported last week.
By: Chantelle Kotze
Published on 12th September 2014
 

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