GOLD 1292.51 $/ozChange: 1.76
PLATINUM 1470.50 $/ozChange: 1.00
R/$ exchange 10.52Change: 0.00
R/€ exchange 14.18Change: -0.01
 
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
         
close notification
powered by
Advanced Search
 
 
Weekly Features
 
Iron-ore mining

Continuous product development necessary

0 COMMENTS
Considering some of the key challenges currently facing the iron-ore industry, there is a definite need for original-equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to focus on product research and development for specific customised products, says tooling,...
25th July 2014
 
 
Iron-ore mining

Drilling programme aims to double iron-ore project resource

0 COMMENTS
Aim-listed exploration and development company Ferrex hopes to at least double the inferred resource – 139-million tonnes at 37% iron – of its Mpumalanga-based Malelane iron-ore project with the second drilling programme, due to start in...
25th July 2014
 
 
Iron-ore mining

Increased demand for wear solutions

0 COMMENTS
South African wear and corrosion solutions provider Nordbak says there has been a significant increase in demand for its lagged pulleys and ceramic pipe linings from South African iron-ore mines over the past two years. “The significant increase...
25th July 2014
 
 
Iron-ore mining

Infrastructure capacity needed to maintain iron-ore advantage

0 COMMENTS
While the drop in the iron-ore price to below $100/t in the last month has influenced global iron-ore mining majors to consider mothballing some of their mines, South Africa’s iron-ore mining industry has not been affected by the significantly...
25th July 2014
 
 
Iron-ore mining

Infrastructure plan finalised for Congo project

0 COMMENTS
Despite the logistics challenges of iron-ore developer Core Mining’s Avima project, in the Republic of the Congo (Congo), a two-phased feasible infrastructure plan was finalised in the past few months to allow for iron-ore to be exported from...
25th July 2014
 
 
Iron-ore mining

Investors shift focus to adequate infrastructure, higher-grade deposits

0 COMMENTS
The upsurge in iron-ore exports from South Africa and Africa in the past five years, largely driven by Chinese demand, has not only gradually diminished in the past year but has also caused a slowdown in African exploration and project development...
25th July 2014
 
 
Iron-ore mining

Iron ore testwork extends the life-of-mine

0 COMMENTS
Metallurgical testwork is not only relevant and necessary to enhance processing and materials handling, but is also important in extending the life-of-mine, reports technology solutions provider Tenova Mining & Minerals South Africa’s...
25th July 2014
 
 
Iron-ore mining

Iron-ore developer confident in Congo project

0 COMMENTS
Despite the iron-ore price dropping below $100/t, ASX-listed iron-ore explorer and developer Equatorial Resources tells Mining Weekly that its confidence in its iron-ore projects in the Republic of Congo (Congo) remains strong. “Equatorial...
25th July 2014
 
 
 
 
Topics in these articles
City Company Continent Country
Industry Term Music Group Person Product
Technology Currency Region Facility
 
 
 
Weekly Features Multimedia
image
VIDEO
image
View all
 
 
Metals mine to implement planning solutions... Video
SADC countries have significant growth potential Video
Junior miner’s platinum mine progressing well Video
New logistics company launched Video
Helping contractors meet miners’ compliance... Video
Locally manufactured filtration system helps... Video
Industry requires formal skills recognition Video
Outsourcing group empowering HDSAs Video
Company to highlight own brand, add new... Video
image
Audio
image
View all
 
 
Chinese investment potential... Audio
Mining crisis holds potential for... Audio
Largest rock breaker in Africa gets... Audio
Low quality hydraulic hose imports... Audio
African mine insurance suffers losses Audio
EIA report gets thumbs-up in DRC Audio
Is mechanisation in African... Audio
Safety equipment supplier gives... Audio
Wits Gold to accelerate development... Audio
 
 
Advertisement