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MINING EQUIPMENT

Online auctioning of mining equipment increasing in popularity, creating international market

Through its independent online auction platform, auction solutions provider Clear Asset is opening up the international market for the auctioning of mining, construction, scrap metal and related assets, while reducing the time and effort required...
3rd May 2013
 
Aucor Group

Company Announcement: Online Mining Auction for Aucor Produces Exceptional Results PDF Available

On 30 January 2013, the Aucor Group conducted an online mining auction whereby over 180 assets belonging to Kumba Iron Ore were offered on auction via their new and advanced online auction platform
13th February 2013
 
IRON-ORE

Discounted prices for iron-ore would give local manufacturing the edge

South Africa will not have a competitive advantage unless it offers a discounted price for key inputs, such as steel, to the local manufacturing sector, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) acting deputy director-general responsible for...
25th January 2013
 
BENEFICIATION

Discounted iron-ore would give local manufacturing the edge Video Available

Importance of beneficiating iron South Africa will not have a competitive advantage, unless it offers a discounted price for key inputs, such as steel, to the local manufacturing sector, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) acting deputy director-general responsible for...
25th January 2013
 
Aucor Group

Company Announcement: First Online Mining Auction for Aucor PDF Available

On 30 January 2013, the Aucor Group will conduct their first ever online mining auction whereby a selection of assets from Kumba Iron Ore will be offered on auction via their new and advanced online auction platform
22nd January 2013
 
COPPER

New technology poised to extract value from small, remote copper deposits

A group of South Africans has stumbled on a new technology that can seemingly turn the tiniest of copper deposits to positive account. In order to prove the commerciality of the concept to the world, the privately owned Cuperex is building a...
12th October 2012
 
COPPER

New smelterless technology set to monetise stranded copper Video Available

Cuperex executive director Dr Gerard Pretorius A plant is under construction in the once-thriving copper-mining area of the Northern Cape, which will make use of a new low-power South African-developed technology that is able to process stranded copper ore concentrates into 98%-pure copper...
5th October 2012
 
Diamonds

We wish the Kimberley Process well – Global Witness

International nongovernmental organisation (NGO) Global Witness in December last year announced its departure from the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KP) and reveals to Mining Weekly that it does not believe the right questions were asked...
8th June 2012
 
STEEL

IDC sees room for more steel capacity in SA

Despite barriers to entry, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) believed that there was still room for additional steel production capacity in South African and that the focus should be on developing low-cost steel production methods and...
6th June 2012
 
BASE METALS

Demand for copper looks set to outstrip supply

The global demand for copper could exceed available supply next year. This is the view of Pan Pacific Copper marketing department GM Hidenori Kamoo. Speaking to the Bloomberg News Agency, he said that “supplies won’t catch up with demand next...
20th August 2010
 
FERROUS METALS

IDC, Palamin, IMBS mulling over iron-making project at Phalaborwa

A joint venture between Palabora Mining Company (Palamin), the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa (IDC) and technology development company Iron Mineral Beneficiation Services (IMBS) to explore the establishment of an iron-making...
25th June 2010
 
Video Clips

Daily podcast – July 2, 2008 Audio Available

Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi In today's podcast: South Africa still has a problem filling senior positions in the public service sector, South Africa considers measures to limit the exportation of scrap metal, and mining companies in Ghana are negotiating with the government...
2nd July 2008
 
 
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