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Cova lists big potential savings from playing the Carbon Tax system

By: Creamer Media Reporter      8th January 2021 It seems that almost every day we see a new headline about the need for the government to find new resources to fund its spiralling spending commitments. We heard in the mini budget a few months back that an extra R40bn will be needed in new taxes over the next few years. But where will all this... 

Load turning with maximum safety

5th January 2021 Every so often, users of indoor cranes are faced with the complex task of not only lifting and horizontally moving heavy components such as press tools, machine beds or special containers, but turning them, too. In order to enhance safety during this process Demag has introduced a new standard... 

Glencore enters partnership with Tre-Altamira to expand satellite monitoring across its TSFs

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th December 2020 Diversified miner Glencore has entered into an agreement with commercial services provider Tre-Altamira to expand satellite monitoring to more than 110 of its tailings dams worldwide, which Glencore says is the largest industry monitoring agreement to date specifically focusing on tailings... 

Parker launches the icount LaserCM30, a next generation particle contamination monitor with test procedure in under 90 seconds

By: Creamer Media Reporter      2nd November 2020 The Hydraulic and Industrial Process Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced the launch of the Parker icount LaserCM30 Particle Contamination Monitor. This particle contamination monitor is a user-friendly field diagnostic... 

Nasa reports that one of its spacecraft has collected a sample from an ancient asteroid

By: Rebecca Campbell     21st October 2020 The US National Aeronautics and Space Agency (Nasa) has announced that its OSIRIS-REx spaceprobe has quite literally touched an asteroid. OSIRIS-REx is an acronym for Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer. Its mission is to collect dust and pebbles... 

Standard Bank continues to increase exposure to renewables, move away from coal

By: Marleny Arnoldi     15th October 2020 Standard Bank has released its interim Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures report, highlighting that environmental, social and governance aspects remain at the centre of the bank’s agenda of driving sustainable and inclusive growth in Africa. Sustainability head Wendy Dobson... 

New addition to vortex flowmeter family: OPTISWIRL 2100 for basic utility applications

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th October 2020 Economical solution for liquid, (wet) gases, saturated and superheated steam applications Advanced Vortex Frequency Detection (AVFD) technology for stable measurements with demanding process conditions from -40…+240°C / -40…+464°F Flange and sandwich versions with optional integrated nominal... 

Green energy a macro-economic imperative, says VW’s Kamuhinda 

By: Irma Venter     12th October 2020 Green technology, electric cars included, are coming to Africa not just because of the Paris Climate Change Agreement, but because Africa has a problem of energy supply, says Volkswagen Africa business development director Serge Kamuhinda.  “For a country like Rwanda, fuel imports account for 12%... 

Introducing PIOX: the durable flow measurement solution for harsh industrial applications

By: Creamer Media Reporter      7th October 2020 Reliable flow monitoring is the cornerstone of any successful minerals processing operation. Having real-time, accurate insight into your process is critical, and FLEXIM’s latest solution, PIOX S, offers just that. PIOX S realises accurate and continuous flow, density, and concentration... 

Honeycomb BEE Ratings – BEE Legislation and the Mining Industry

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th September 2020 Honeycomb BEE Ratings is an independent, nationally-based, SANAS accredited B-BBEE Verification Agency which conducts professional and impartial verifications of all enterprises, across all sectors, countrywide. The Honeycomb mission is to be the preferred verification agency to South African... 

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