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‘Zero Harm’ Trend In Mining Industry Leads To Demand For Expanded Metal Products Complying With Latest Standards PDF Available

The trend towards ‘zero harm’ in mining and general industry has resulted in an increased demand for expanded metal products that comply with SABS 190: Part 1 – 1983. In addition it is essential that manufacturers of such products adhere to...
2nd October 2014
 
COAL

National debate needed on ways to lower high rail costs – CoAL

CoAL CEO David Brown A national debate is needed to discuss ways of lowering the high cost of railing bulk commodities like coal, says Coal of Africa Limited (CoAL) CEO David Brown. The London-, Sydney- and Johannesburg-listed CoAL plans to produce nearly...
1st October 2014
 
ACQUISITIONS

IFM, Portnex to acquire Australian coking coal retort assets

London-listed International Ferro Metals (IFM), in conjunction with mining and commodities trading company Portnex International, has made an offer to acquire the assets owned by Australia-based Pacific Carbon and Modderriver Minerals on Kooragang...
1st October 2014
 
COAL

South Pacific flotilla to protest climate change inaction at Australia coal port

Protesters from 12 South Pacific nations plan to block ships entering and leaving Australia's Port of Newcastle, the world's largest coal export terminal, this month to highlight effects they say climate change is having on their islands. Some...
1st October 2014
 
Corporate Profile

Steel Services and Allied Industries Video Available

Steel Services & Allied Industries (SS & AI) is a dynamic group of companies specialising in heavy engineering business. SS & AI has extensive surface experience in headgears and steel shaft work, as well as underground experience in decline shaft...
1st October 2014
 
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Pneumatic Rotary Actuators

Mitech’s range of locally designed and manufactured pneumatic rotary actuators is custom designed to suit various applications. The low maintenance instruments are available with either a double crank mechanism for modulating control or a scotch...
30th September 2014
 
COAL

CoAL outlines $400m import-substituting Limpopo coal project Video Available

David Brown and Martin Creamer Triple-listed coal junior Coal of Africa Limited (CoAL) CEO David Brown on Tuesday outlined a self-funded $400-million import-substituting hard coking coal project that is scheduled to begin production at Makhado, in Limpopo province, in 2018....
30th September 2014
 
COAL

Australia rail group Aurizon warns ruling could hit coal investment

Australian rail haulage group Aurizon on Tuesday warned a smaller-than-expected government cap on revenue of A$4.02-billion ($3.50-billion) it can generate from its key Queensland state operations could hurt future investment in the sector. The...
30th September 2014
 
IRON-ORE

Indian govt denies request for iron export tax cuts

The Indian government has turned down submissions from iron-ore miners to reduce export tax, despite a slump in global prices. The government has ruled out reducing the 30% export tax, which had been requested by the Mines Ministry and Federation...
30th September 2014
 
IRON-ORE

Smacked by Ebola, low prices, West Africa iron mining faces reshape

Tonkolili Plunging prices and the spread of Ebola are reshaping the iron ore mining sector in West Africa where some companies risk sinking if they cannot find new partners, lenders or owners. West African iron ore miners already are in a critical situation...
30th September 2014
 
STEEL

Evraz Highveld announces another new CEO

JSE-listed Evraz Highveld Steel & Vanadium, which is undergoing an ownership change, confirmed on Monday that Johan Burger had been appointed as its new CEO with effect from October 1, 2014, following on the resignation of Jan Valenta. Valenta was...
29th September 2014
 
COAL

Sumitomo, Vale to shut Isaac Plains coal mine due to low prices

Japan's Sumitomo Corp said on Monday it and partner Vale SA will shut down their Isaac Plains coal mine in Queensland, Australia by the end of January next year because of the slump in coal prices. The Isaac Plains mine, located in the coal-rich...
29th September 2014
 
 
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