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Weir Minerals

Weir Minerals is a leading supplier to the mining, aggregate and recycling industries.

Trio® crushers are designed and built with advanced technology and stringent quality control at every stage of the manufacturing process, to meet the rigorous demands of mining and aggregate operations.

Our Trio® crusher range provides optimised crushing circuits that match your needs – from single crushers to complete turn-key processing plants.

Our crushers are supported by expert, highly skilled service teams providing 24/7 global product training and support.


Wearne appoints new FD

By: Donna Slater     14th January 2021 Building materials company Wearne has appointed Norman Janse van Rensburg FD, with effect from January 14. He is a chartered accountant who completed his articles at professional services firm PwC and has been working for industrial company Barloworld in various divisions for the past 20 years.  

First ore delivered to PureGold mill

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th December 2020 Dual-listed Pure Gold Mining has reached a major milestone at its namesake mine, in Red Lake, Ontario, by introducing first ore to the mill, setting it on a path to first gold production this month. With more than 21 t tonnes of broken ore available, crushing has started and first ore has been... 

Eskom’s bailout emerging as equity swap by biggest bondholder 

By: Bloomberg     17th December 2020 South Africa’s biggest pot of available cash – R1.91-trillion of civil-servant pensions and unemployment funds managed by the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) – is emerging as the key to rescuing the debt-stricken national power monopoly. The money manager has approached its parent agency, the... 

Botswana Diamonds gets go-ahead to finalise Sekaka Diamonds buyout

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     16th November 2020 Dual-listed Botswana Diamonds has announced that all conditions precedent for the acquisition of Sekaka Diamonds have been satisfied. The transaction, first announced in July, has been approved by Petra’s lenders and noteholders, as well as by the Botswana Minister of Mineral Resources, Green... 

Metso Outotec starts operations - partner for positive change for tomorrow’s aggregates, minerals, metals and recycling industries

22nd October 2020 As sustainable processing of the world’s natural resources is becoming a norm within the industries, Metso Outotec is driving the transformation.  Metso Outotec, a unique new company with leadership in sustainable minerals and metals processing and recycling technologies begins its operations... 

Sandvik to host global virtual event to showcase new equipment, mining solutions

By: Simone Liedtke     24th August 2020 Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology will host a virtual event − the Innovation in Mining Virtual Event − next month, which will showcase a line-up of new equipment and solutions, as well as the latest technologies for digitalisation, automation and electrification for the mining industry. Taking... 

Op-Ed: When work from home goes from dream to nightmare: how to give employees back the structure of office life

By: Creamer Media Reporter      20th August 2020 By David Seinker, CEO and Founder, The Business Exchange  In the early days of lockdown, there were a lot of confident predictions that we were witnessing the beginning of a remote work revolution. As the weeks have dragged on, however, such fancies have quickly proven to be an illusion.  

Prolonged lockdown highlights need for holistic approach to educating SA’s township youth

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th August 2020 Four months into South Africa’s crushing lockdown restrictions, a leading NPO is strengthening its multipronged approach to supporting orphaned and vulnerable children on their educational journey. “The last four months have thrown open the playbook on how we should be addressing the educational... 

Argonaut expects significant free cash flow in H2

By: Mariaan Webb     12th August 2020 North American intermediate gold producer Argonaut Gold, which last month closed the acquisition of Alio Gold, is forecasting significant free cash flow in the second half of the year, CEO Pete Dougherty said on Tuesday. At $1 900/oz, the company would generate between $49-million and... 

BI is a critical supplier to sugar mills

6th August 2020 From the growing of sugar cane on the agricultural side to sugar refineries on the production side, leading supplier Bearings International (BI) plays a key role in this important economic sector. With 60 years’ experience servicing this industry, it has gained meaningful expertise that has... 

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