Articles

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Off-Gas uptake

Smelter engineering firm Metix, part of the international SMS Siemag Group, has developed energy-saving solutions that enable cogeneration of power for the local furnace industry.  As the persistent rise in the cost of electricity in South Africa...
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Big On Energy saving

While Anglo American iron ore company Kumba Iron Ore has already instituted numerous energy saving technologies and programmes at its operations, it remains focused on lowering its energy consumption and carbon footprint even further. Kumba has...

A true Gold Fields commitment

Meeting gold production targets may be Gold Fields’ core business focus. But reducing its energy consumption and carbon footprint is rapidly moving to the top of its priority list, writes Laura Cornish. Because energy costs keep rising, and already...
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BTRP’s solid foundation

Civil engineering construction company M3 Construction Projects is making major in-roads into the mining sector and is here to stay, thanks to the imminent completion and success of its contract with Basil Read Matomo for the Barberton Tailings...