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Multotec To Supply Continuous Ion Filtration (Ciftm) Systems In Africa PDF Available

Applying continuous ion filtration in the mining industry will bring significant benefits, and Multotec is poised to do this following its recent announcement that the company will be launching water processing solutions in Africa in partnership...
18th August 2014

Central Basin AMD plant at full capacity, CRG hopes to reaccess mining areas

Following a commissioning phase that dealt with some “typical teething issues”, the Central Basin acid mine drainage (AMD) high-density sludge (HDS) plant was now operating at its full 72-million-litre-a-day nameplate dewatering capacity, gold...
26th June 2014

Govt lauded for AMD paradigm shift, but compexity not fully grasped

While government is stating that acid mine drainage (AMD) in South Africa is not an insurmountable problem and that the country will certainly win the struggle, industry experts and activists are concerned that the true extent of the challenge has...
18th April 2014

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Water treatment company Miwatek’s optimizes the AMD treatment process. Tin mining is set to return to South Africa after a quarter-century break. And, a ‘unique’ AMD solution is a revenue earner rather than a cost.
10th April 2014

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Amplats’ has $100-million in firepower for platinum metals development; AMD pumps are installed at the Witwatersrand Central Basin; and, multicommodity projects are being rolled out on Bushveld’s rich northern limb.
27th March 2014

Shift from ‘blame seeking’ will aid efforts to tackle SA’s AMD challenge

Current mining industry players are faced with the challenge of who should be responsible for and deal with the subsequent financial impact of the legacy issue of acid mine drainage (AMD). The mining industry has been a significant driver of the...
16th August 2013

Shift from ‘blame seeking’ will aid efforts to tackle SA’s acid mine drainage challenge Video Available

Venmyn Deloitte MD Andy Clay Current mining industry players are faced with the challenge of who should be responsible for and deal with the subsequent financial impact of the legacy issue of acid mine drainage (AMD).
16th August 2013

Pumps provider expands range, adds new services

Mining equipment solutions provider Weir Minerals Africa is expanding its range of pumps intended for use in high-head mine dewatering, and general dewatering applications, including acid mine water drainage (AMD). In April, Weir Minerals Africa...
14th June 2013

Software earns DEM ‘Entrepreneurial Company of the Year’ accolade

At a time when simulation technologies were not well established in the mining industry, DEM Solutions introduced its EDEM software as a key engineering tool for mining and mineral processing equipment.
3rd May 2013
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Tackling the Witwatersrand AMD problem

With South Africa’s water resources already under immense pressure, fuelled by water scarcity and acid mine drainage (AMD), further shortages can be expected in coming years, global management consulting firm AT Kearney tells Engineering News....
3rd May 2013

DWA calls for information to tackle Witwatersrand’s AMD problem

The Department of Water Affairs (DWA) has put out a request for information, inviting interested parties to propose a possible long-term solution to the management of acid mine drainage (AMD) in the Eastern, Western and Central basins of the...
10th January 2013

Company Announcement: DRDGOLD, TCTA Agree Terms on AMD PDF Available

DRDGOLD Limited announced today that three of its subsidiary companies – collectively the Ergo Group – have entered into heads of agreement with Trans-Caledon Tunnel Authority, aimed at laying a foundation for a self-sustainable solution to...
7th December 2012
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