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Wheaton Precious Metals joins CEEC’s global sponsorship list

The addition of Wheaton Precious Metals as a valued sponsor of CEEC will bring a unique perspective to the international not-for-profit communication hub

Addressing mobility challenges in the African oil and gas boom

Input from immigration lawyers who know the system, understand its shortcomings, and who engage proactively to create legal, efficient and workable solutions, are vital for successful mobility in Africa says Soraia Calú Issufo.

Guangdong Tapai Group places repeat order with LOESCHE Shanghai (LMM) for the delivery of another two coal mills

This is the second order of a LOESCHE coal mill used in this group.

Columbus McKinnon expands portfolio of rigging attachments for synthetic slings

New forged rigging attachments allow for safe, quick and efficient building of synthetic slings

DRA sets gold standard on Elikhulu

Diversified global engineering, project delivery and operations management group, DRA Global (“DRA”), partnered JSE Listed Pan African Resources [JSE: PAN] in completing its R1.74 billion Elikhulu tailings retreatment project in Evander, Mpumalanga, within budget and ahead of schedule.

AMN and Intelsat partner to connect ultra-rural sub-saharan Africa

Intelsat makes a strategic investment in AMN to accelerate the adoption of mobile connectivity in the region and close the digital divide

Perkins engine powers revolutionary wellhead system

FHE chose the Perkins 403F-11 diesel engine to power its RigLock™ system because of its compact size and power density. The extensive Perkins service network was also a key reason FHE chose Perkins.

Golden Software releases preview of enhanced scientific graphing package

Golden Software, a developer of affordable software for data visualization and analysis, has released Grapher Preview, an application that allows users of the Grapher scientific graphing package to assess enhancements under development and provide feedback prior to the next software release.

Allegro announces new metals and mining CTRM software

Managing risk across metals operations and price exposure has become a challenge for industry participants due to a traditional lack of flexible and configurable commodity management solutions available to the market. Allegro has answered the need for an industry-accepted solution that offers both out-of-the-box functionality and configurable solutions tailored to business needs with a cloud-enabled, analytics-driven CTRM solution for the metals market.

Extending the life of mine beyond its life as a mine

For Tom Butler - CEO of the International Council on Mining and Metals – ensuring that mines have alternative uses post closure is an essential step in building and maintaining a company's social license to operate.

Glencore Technology Backs Itself With World First 25% Performance Guarantee

GLENCORE Technology have introduced the world’s first 25% performance guarantee, eclipsing the seldom-mentioned 5% performance guarantees offered by some of the world’s major-asset mining technology providers.

Canadian space mining developer inks deal with US-based Moon Express

The companies will focus on mining exploration on the lunar surface and expect to pre-test later stage activities, such as excavation and infrastructure buildup.

Epiroc takes after-market service to the next level

Epiroc’s after-market division is responsible for all capital ranges across all divisions.

ALROSA September sales of rough and polished diamonds reached $338.7 million

ALROSA, the world's largest diamond miner, announces diamond sales results for September and nine months of 2018.

DRA Global confirmed as preferred EPCM contractor for Colluli

Global engineering, project delivery and operations management group, the DRA Group (DRA) has been confirmed as the preferred Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Management (EPCM) provider for the Colluli Potash Project (Colluli, or the Project), subject to completion of detailed contract terms.

DLA Piper presents seminar in Japan on the opportunities and challenges of investing in Africa

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, a 13-member strong DLA Piper delegation presented a seminar in Japan on the opportunities and challenges of investing in Africa. The seminar, which was sponsored by DLA Piper and the Japan Institute for Overseas Investment (JOI),  supported by the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), took place at JBIC, in Tokyo, Japan.

Contactless measurement of bulk materials

The mass-flow measurement can be easily implemented in all kind of conveyor systems and is the system of choice for reliable and reproducible measurements. The system is particularly suited for monitoring loading- and unloading procedures, respectively material mixing or dosing applications.

DRA secures front end engineering design for Yangibana Rare Earths Project

The Yangibana Project will be Hastings’ first Rare Earths Project on the Australian continent, containing substantial Neodymium and Praseodymium resources. The Project currently spans approximately 650 square kilometers and is located in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia, some 250 kilometers north east of Carnarvon, and will supply the growing demand for new technology metals.

Bis awarded three-year contract extension for Glencore Australia

Leading resource logistics provider Bis today announced it has successfully retained the contract to provide load and haul services for Glencore Australia at the Newlands Coal Mine, in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. The contract will see Bis extend its longstanding partnership with Glencore supporting the Newlands operations until 2021, which aligns Bis’ optimised high payload dual powered road train technology to Glencore’s production requirements

Bucket excavator goes on sale by Cemex on an online auction platform

Cemex had already sold TP machines on the Agorastore platform in 2017 and almost all the machines had found takers.

MICROMINE to make their mark at IMARC 2018

MICROMINE is excited to be exhibiting its intuitive mining solutions at the annual International Mining and Resource Conference (IMARC) in Melbourne. The event will take place at Melbourne’s Convention and Exhibition Centre from the 29th October – 1st November, 2018 and will have a strong focus on the latest innovation, trends and new technology in the resources sector.

Rope and Sling to provide Glow sling exclusively to UK market

Lifting and rigging equipment supplier Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) has secured exclusive distribution rights in the UK for an innovative range of slings featuring reflective strips, manufactured by Miller Weblift. Exclusivity on the product, called Glow, has been granted to RSS until December 31 2018.

SRK in Ghana well placed for West African mining upturn

As the economic mood in the global mining industry turns towards the better, SRK Consulting’s Accra office in Ghana has been making inroads into new markets in Côte d’Ivoire and Togo, according to SRK Ghana country manager John Kwofie.

SKF ReMan boosts customer productivity through short lead times of refurbished LSBs

SKF ReMan recently assisted two key customers in reducing input costs and improving their profitability through efficient sourcing, team collaboration, excellent refurbishing capabilities and ‘just in time’ delivery of Large Size Bearings (LSBs).

Micromine 2018 Service Pack 3 is now available to download

MICROMINE is pleased to announce the release of Micromine 2018 Service Pack 3 (Micromine 2018 SP3). Service Pack 3 addresses a number of bugs and fixes and also includes a number of enhancements.