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Mining and Construction

Abrasion protection in the toughest environments

11th December 2020 Harsh operational environments and tough heavy-duty surface and underground mining processes can lead to the early failure of slurry pumps used in the transportation of abrasive solids in large volumes. Despite significant progress in the mechanical design of slurry pumps, they are still... 

OLi South Africa

16th November 2020 OLI is the worldwide leader in industrial vibration technology.  OLI is the world‚Äôs top selling company of industrial vibration technology. It is OLI‚Äôs goal to provide excellent value to our customers.   


16th November 2020 Tritec Sintered Products (Pty)Ltd commenced business in Johannesburg in 1984 as a closed corporation, converting to a Propriety Company in 1996 trading under the much more sensible name of Sintech.  


Mine digitalisation fast-tracked

27th August 2020 The Covid-19 pandemic has led to a reduction in the number of people working within a specific mining area, yet still required to achieve the same output. This has brought mine digitalisation to the fore, where it is now seen as a central efficiency mechanism that is essential for survival.... 

Mine digitalisation fast-tracked
Sandvik’s OptiMine Control Room at the Tampere Test Mine

Custom-designed chutes installed in mines across Africa

22nd May 2020 Custom-designed transfer point solutions aimed at providing controlled material flow, improved dust control, extended wear life and reduced maintenance downtime, are operational in various mines across Africa. The chutes are particularly suitable for commodities such as platinum, gold, coal and... 

Custom-designed chutes installed in mines across Africa
A custom-engineered Weba transfer point solution being installed at a diamond mine in Botswana.

Strengthening data management solutions

26th February 2020 Making an informed decision in the minerals discovery process requires access to reliable information and secure data management, with modern visualisation and workflow sequencing. These are among the key features of a new geological data management software release. Mining software solutions... 

Strengthening data management solutions
Geobank 2020 software product

Gear reducer improves coal mine’s performance

26th February 2020 The exceptional performance of a gear reducer at a coal mine in Mpumalanga, South Africa, has led to the purchase of a second unit to be installed on another key conveyor. Kwena coal mine initially purchased an ABB Dodge torque arm reducer from Bearings International (BI) in 2013, at a time when... 

Gear reducer improves coal mine’s performance
Dodge gear reducer

Online mining course launched

20th February 2020 An online course designed to broaden the understanding of modern mining and its associated technologies, has been developed.   The course aims to cover the complete mining cycle, from discovery to reclamation, as well as the latest innovation and technology spurring improvements in the sector.... 

Range of hydraulic hose expands

31st January 2020 Three new wire spiral hydraulic hoses are now available to the South African market. Used mainly on earthmoving machines and underground mining machines, all three hoses have a hydraulic oil temperature range of -40 °C to 121 °C, with occasional peaks of up to 125 °C.  

Slipring motor drives cement and mining industries

21st November 2019 A new slipring motor designed and engineered for applications mainly in the cement and mining industries, has been launched. The motor has a power range up to 4.5 MW and can be used in a range of applications including mills, crushers, conveyors and fans. It is designed and dimensioned for... 

Trollope Mining

15th November 2019 Opencast mining, rehabilitation, bulk earthworks, roads, plant hire.  

Trollope Mining


15th November 2019 As a leading mining contractor, Moolmans offers specialised services to the industry, from open cut mining to shaft sinking, underground development and mining. Moolmans has extensive experience in remote and difficult operating environments and a diverse fleet of mining equipment to meet... 


Goscor Earthmoving Equipment

15th November 2019 SANY is one of the largest construction and related industries equipment manufacturers. Our range consists of excavators, dump trucks, front end loaders, rollers and graders. The SANY/Goscor partnership brings you top quality equipment, coupled with superior service and parts divisions. Tel: +27... 

Bobcat SA

15th November 2019 Bobcat Equipment South Africa supplies a cost effective, practical and versatile range of quality equipment such as skid steer loaders, mini excavators, TLB’s, telescopic handlers and various attachments that include brooms, augers, brush cutters and more. With over 100 attachments available,... 

Bobcat SA


By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th November 2019 South African manufacturer of specialist exploration drilling machinery and consumables. Includes making the entire range of impregnated and surface set diamond drill bits and reaming shells, and PCD and other specialist bits.  Kempe and MetreEater diamond drills.  Full engineering workshop... 


Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology

15th November 2019 Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, services and technical solutions for the mining and rock excavation industries.  

Kemach Equipment

15th November 2019 Kemach Equipment (Pty) Ltd is the sole distributor of JCB earth-moving equipment is South Africa, referred to as Kemach JCB, was established in 2003. Equipment on offer includes the world number one backhoe loader, ranges from skid steers, wheel loaders, excavators, telescopic handlers, through... 

Kemach Equipment

Advanced technology takes to the skies

7th November 2019 A remote-controlled, semi-autonomous vehicle that can detect blast movement monitor (BMM) locations post-blast has been launched, in answer to the growing demand for mining digitisation. The system is aimed at helping mining companies to maximise ore recovery and profitability, while reducing... 

Growing demand for representative sampling in West Africa

21st August 2019 The growth and diversification of West Africa’s mining sector has led to a growing market for mineral samplers. Sampling that complies with ISO standards and best practice as prescribed by the Theory of Sampling (TOS), confirms that a mine is supplying product that meets the end-customer’s... 

Survey solids created from scan data

23rd July 2019 A software product has been designed to handle large amounts of scanned survey point data and to use the data to automate the process of creating valid solids. The technology provides two key pieces of information, namely a wireframe and an outline of the development. An algorithm uses the scan... 

Tamper-proof spindle reduces safety risks

9th July 2019 A tamper-proof spindle has been designed and developed to reduce safety risks to underground mining personnel. The tamper-proof spindle prevents the restrained plug from being removed without first isolating the circuit. 

Vent block sealer for coal mines and other uses

13th June 2019 A vent block sealer has been developed to assist coal mines to seal ventilation walls and air-crossings. The ventilation walls in a mine are usually made of concrete hollow blocks, clay bricks and corrugated iron sheets. The styrene acrylic copolymer sealer addresses the challenge of hollow... 

New low-emissions mining truck available

14th May 2019 A new mining truck in a fuel-efficient configuration, that meets US Environmental Protection Agency Tier 4 Final emissions standards, is now available. The truck is equipped with an exhaust after-treatment system featuring selective catalytic reduction, which uses diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) to... 


21st November 2018 CDE South Africa is a leading provider of innovative washing equipment in the sand and aggregates, mining and industrial sands sectors. The company boasts a wide portfolio of projects across SSA spanning high-efficiency gold waste dump recovery, kimberlite scrubbing for diamond recovery, glass... 


Zizwe Opencast Mining

12th November 2018 Opencast mining Materials Handling Crushing & Screening Rehabilitation Civil Construction Tel: 27 13 235 2688 

Maximum Equipment

12th November 2018 OE suppliers to the Earthmoving, Construction and Mining Industry.   Suppliers of Hidromek Excavators & TLB's including range of South Korean hydraulic hammers, attachments including excavator mounted rock drills. Over 80 years collective experience in the industry, Maximum Equipment become... 


6th November 2018 Tesmec provides efficiency, digitalization, safety, and sustainability for the modernization of infrastructures worldwide. The Group’s mission is to be an integrated, value-added solutions provider in the infrastructure markets for transporting energy, data, and material. Thanks to years of... 


Cyclone Engineering Projects (Pty) Ltd

15th November 2017 Our expertise is to operate and manage cycloned Tailings Storage Facilities (TSF’s). The field of expertise, apart from the cycloning, has been expanded into spigot TSF and the paddock TSF construction and the full range of TSF construction/management is now covered. 

Cyclone Engineering Projects (Pty) Ltd

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