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Soild on safety

Across a broad spectrum

Becker Mining South Africa will be showcasing a range of EMIS electrical flameproof equipment, designed to enhance safety on the mines, at this year’s Electra Mining exhibition. The company will also be launching a new EMIS ProLoc electronic...
uncovering magic prospects

Uncovering magic prospects

Recent drilling results from AIM -and AltX-listed African Eagle Resources’ joint venture partner, BrightStar Resources, have indicated a strong potential to increase the current 520 000 oz gold resource on the Miyabi gold project in Tanzania. The...
its the whole package

It’s the whole package

The combined strength of the Zest WEG Group of companies will be showcased at Electra Mining, with an integrated display of products and expertise that reflects the group’s culture of quality and service excellence across the board. “Zest Electric...
what a sight

The world’s largest motorised pulley on show

Conveyor equipment manufacturer Melco will be exhibiting the world’s largest motorised pulley at the Electra Mining exhibition. The 250 kW Rulmeca motorised pulley, which weighs 4 980 kg, is ideally suited as a belt conveyor drive solution for...
Showcasing new technologies

Showcasing new technologies

Global high-tech engineering group Sandvik will once again be among the top global exhibitors to participate at Electra Mining 2012, where it will be introducing new technology alongside a selection of its core products. “This is a particularly...
lovely lucara

AK6’s Karowe transpires

TSX -and NASDAQ-listed Lucara Diamonds’ new Karowe mine is ramping up with speed and making excellent progress. Karowe mine is developed from the company’s AK6 diamond project. It is 100%-owned by Boteti, in which Lucara has a 100% indirect...
AMEC URANIUM

The processing key for low grade uranium

While the uranium market continues to look positive, an increasing number of lower grade uranium ore deposits are being exploited. Price however remains a major driving factor for production, says AMEC principal process engineer, Alan Drake. Taking...
Pumping out new pumps

Pumping out new pumps

Industrial pump supplier Verder Pumps will be celebrating one decade of success in the South African market by launching two new pumps at the 2012 Electra Mining exhibition. The Verder SA marketing manager, Laetitia Möller, points out that the...