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Sandvik’s Collaborative Approach to Productivity – Part 2

In the second part of Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology’s showcase, we look at the exciting topic of automation, which is high up on the Sandvik agenda. The majority of the company’s R&D and innovation is centred on automating as much of the mining process as...

Growing focus on social transitioning in mine closure

While there is a strong recognition that mining companies must rehabilitate the mining-impacted biophysical environment, many are still struggling to develop trust – or a social license to operate – within mine-affected communities. This is according to Jessica...

Mining automation market size will grow $3.31bn by 2023

The mining automation market has grown from US $2.25 billion in 2017, and will reach $3.31 billion by 2023, at an estimated CAGR of 6.68%, according to the new Global and Regional Mining Automation market report released by Market Watch. The base year considered for...

New report affirms Gold Field’s commitment to climate change

JSE-listed gold miner, Gold Fields, published its first Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) report to improve its disclosure to investors and other stakeholders of climate-related information. The TCFD is a voluntary disclosure platform led by...

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Aury Africa expands its footprint in Mozambique

The burgeoning coal-mining industry in Mozambique has seen the successful establishment of Aury Africa Mozambique Lda in Tete, Aury Africa Managing Director Sydney Parkhouse reveals. In recent years, Mozambique has proven to be a country with great...
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Growing focus on social transitioning in mine closure

While there is a strong recognition that mining companies must rehabilitate the mining-impacted biophysical environment, many are still struggling to develop trust – or a social license to operate – within mine-affected communities. This is...

Featured

Mining automation market size will grow $3.31bn by 2023

The mining automation market has grown from US $2.25 billion in 2017, and will reach $3.31 billion by 2023, at an estimated CAGR of 6.68%, according to the new Global and Regional Mining Automation market report released by Market Watch. The base...
Sandvik’s Collaborative Approach to Productivity – Part 2
Growing focus on social transitioning in mine closure
Mining automation market size will grow $3.31bn by 2023
New report affirms Gold Field’s commitment to climate change

CEO Talk

A blast fit for purpose

The cost of running a quarrying or mining business in South Africa is escalating, with energy, maintenance and labour being significant drivers. Charles Hurly, marketing lead, Solar Mining Services, explores what it takes to get the most out of...
Sandvik’s Collaborative Approach to Productivity – Part 2
Kal Tire Southern Africa vice president on Innovation Solutions
Sandvik’s collaborative approach to productivity – Part 1
A blast fit for purpose

Sustainability Corner

Kal Tire South Africa showcases innovation

  Mining operations are constantly challenged to maximise the efficiency of the equipment they operate – including the tires that ultimately carry the load. Kal Tire South Africa has an enviable reputation as leading earthmover tyre service...

Sustainability Corner

Every tyre tells a story

Mining operations are constantly challenged to maximise the efficiency of the equipment they operate – including the tyres that ultimately carry the load. Kal Tire South Africa has an enviable reputation as a leading service provider to the...

Sustainability Corner

Firestone boasts new leader at the helm

Firestone Diamonds, a new diamond producer with operations focused in Lesotho, has announced Paul Bosma’s appointment as the new CEO with effect from 1 July 2018. Bosma is excited to take the helm and shares his outlook and plans for the future...

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18 Months at the helm

In 2016, Cummins Southern Africa appointed Thierry Pimi as MD, responsible for the leadership, operations and strategic direction for Cummins’ distribution business in South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana,...
Kal Tire South Africa showcases innovation
Every tyre tells a story
Firestone boasts new leader at the helm
18 Months at the helm