R/€ = 0.16
R/$ = 0.14
Au 1291.15 $/oz
Pt 1076.00 $/oz
Nov 11, 2015
Amid a domestic industrial environment in which energy prices continue to increase above inflation and electricity spend constitutes up to 40% of a mining or heavy industrial company’s overall costs, energy system design firm Ensight Energy Solutions chairperson and...
Oct 30, 2015
Sub-Saharan supply chain solutions provider Unitrans will operate one of its abnormal vehicles – designed according to performance-based standards (PBS) – from South Africa to Swaziland for the first time, says Unitrans technical GM Bruce Fraser.
Jul 28, 2014
State-owned freight logistics group Transnet has awarded integrated solutions provider Tenova Mining & Minerals South Africa a contract for the supply of three reverse-pulse bagfilters. Two of the filters would be installed on multiproduct rail tipplers and one on a...
Sep 10, 2012
Diversified giant Rio Tinto has doubled its holding in Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) after it completed the acquisition of fellow miner BHP Billiton’s 37% interest for $1.7-billion. In February, Rio and BHP announced that the two companies had exercised an option for...
May 15, 2012
The light has turned amber for additional investment in iron-ore production, but it remains green for investment in copper, says the world’s biggest diversified mining company. A lower rate of growth is on the way in China’s demand for global seaborne iron-ore but...
Apr 26, 2012
ASX- and JSE-listed Gold One on Thursday announced the appointments of Wayne Robinson as executive VP for the South African operations and Michael Li as senior VP for Asia. Robinson, the former MD for Eastern Platinum, would provide mining expertise, leadership and...