CEO Talk

AKHANI GROUP: Building the future

The newly established Akhani Group, 51% black-female owned and B-BBEE 3 rated, is one of the biggest service providers in the South African mining industry, with plans to expand through Africa. Building the future The word Akhani means “building...

The jewel in the crown

Owner of the famous Cullinan mine, Petra Diamonds has expansion plans in place to produce three million carats this financial year (to 30 June 2014) and to ramp up to five million carats by FY 2019, says CEO Johan Dippenaar. The company recently...

Standby power solution for Booysendal

In 2013, Northam Platinum commissioned Barloworld Power to supply and commission two Cat C175 generators at Booysendal in Mpumalanga. The 2 500 kVA units, incorporating Cat C175-16 diesel engines, are being used for standby power. A small 45 kVA...

SSIS and G4 Civils deliver innovative solution

Royal Bafokeng Platinum is investing in the establishment of a new chairlift decline at Bafokeng, aimed at enhancing safety and improving production speed. Royal Bafokeng Platinum is investing in the establishment of a new chairlift decline at its...