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BlueRock to start commercial mining at Kareevlei

Aim-listed BlueRock Diamonds has reached the end of its trial mining period at its Kareevlei tenements, in the Northern Cape, and was ready to move on to commercial production, executive chairperson Paul Beck said on Tuesday. BlueRock had also...
30th September 2014
Ferrous Metals

Iron-ore miner gets new apron feeder

A collaborative approach between Metso and Kumba Iron Ore’s project teams ensured the safe delivery of an apron feeder to Sishen mine 
Diversified engineering and mining group Metso has delivered a second D9 apron feeder to iron-ore miner Kumba Iron Ore’s Sishen mine, in the Northern Cape, to aid the miner in its raw materials conveying processes. The apron feeder was delivered...
26th September 2014

ELB attributes growing revenue to risk spread across industries

Materials handling group ELB has attributed its solid full-year showing to its diversification across several industries and numerous commodities, which has resulted in the spread of risk rather than a reliance on the health of a single market....
22nd September 2014
Creamer Media on SAfm

On-The-Air (19/09/2014) Audio Available

Gold producers are suffering dangerous electricity blackouts in deep power-critical mines.
19th September 2014
Company Announcement

RTS’s spin filters keep mining sub-stations clean and dust-free PDF Available

Tshwane-based Rand Technical Services has made a name for itself for coming up with innovative technologies and solutions to industrial challenges. Since the early 1990s the company, under the leadership of Managing Director Ian Fraser, has...
19th September 2014

Kalagadi Manganese project, South Africa Restricted

Funding is being secured for the unfunded portion of the ferromanagense smelter, in the Coega industrial development zone.
19th September 2014

Upbeat Petra Diamonds moots dividend fast-forwarding

Petra CEO Johan Dippenaar London-listed Petra Diamonds on Thursday outlined major upcoming elevations in the economics of its mining operations, which upped production in the 12 months to June 30 to enable the buoyant diamond mining company to post a 47% increase in...
18th September 2014
Creamer Media on SAfm

On-The-Air (05/09/2014) Audio Available

Australia is beating South Africa hands down in the race for a slice of Africa’s mineral resources
5th September 2014

Kumba Iron Ore bridges digital divide in township schools with sun’s help

Smiling teacher Selby Nkwanyana with pupil Nontsikelelo Kalashe Anglo American company Kumba Iron Ore on Monday opened a sun-powered Internet school in Tembisa. The initiative, at Jiyana Secondary School, is the first of four such projects to better education, feed pupils and produce cooking gas from recycled...
1st September 2014
Electra Mining

Big doors for big trucks

Industrial door manufacturer, supplier and installer Maxiflex Door Systems has successfully installed 17 Megadoors at the haul truck maintenance facility, which Kumba Iron Ore built at its Sishen mine, in the Northern Cape.
29th August 2014
Corporate Profile


Environmental management company I-CAT offers specialised services and products in dust suppression, wastewater treatment and management, carbon footprint management, agricultural and forestry products, environmental management and compliance and...
29th August 2014
Electra Mining

Joest unwraps an array of new offerings

Visitors to Joest’s stand at Electra Mining Africa 2014 will be able to watch a heavy media separation pilot plant in action, showcasing the performance of company’s vibrating screens and feeders. The plant will incorporate the recovery of...
29th August 2014
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