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Rush Exhaust Purification

27th October 2020 Rush Exhaust Purification cc primary line of business is catalytic converters (Purifiers) and Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF). Specializing in designing and manufacturing of exhaust systems, diesel particulate filters, water cooling pipes, air filtration systems and turbo intercooler charge... 

SRK Consulting highlights Northern Cape mining potential following Joburg Indaba

By: Simone Liedtke     26th October 2020 The Northern Cape’s potential gained considerable mention at the recent Joburg Indaba mining conference as the prospects of South Africa’s minerals sector start to brighten. “It was encouraging to hear a similar message from major mining companies and juniors alike – that there is still... 

Sibanye-Stillwater, trade unions ink three-year wage agreement for Kroondal

By: Simone Liedtke     23rd October 2020 JSE- and NYSE-listed Sibanye-Stillwater has concluded a three-year wage agreement for its Kroondal operation, which forms part of its South African platinum group metal (PGM) operations. The wage agreement was concluded with the National Union of Mineworkers and the Association of Mineworkers and... 

All trapped workers rescued from Implats’ 20 Shaft

By: Marleny Arnoldi     23rd October 2020 Platinum group metals miner Impala Platinum (Implats) has confirmed that all workers have been evacuated safely from underground, following an incident late on October 21 at its 20 Shaft, in Rustenburg. The incident related to a mechanical failure in the rock conveyance system on site, which,... 

De Beers says rough diamond demand is ticking up

By: Marleny Arnoldi     22nd October 2020 Diamond miner De Beers' rough diamond production decreased by 4% year-on-year to 7.2-million carats in the third quarter of the year as a result of planned reductions in production to match lower demand for rough diamonds in the market, amid Covid-19. Specifically, production from the company’s... 

FlexaTec - new flexible LED light strip from HELLA

By: Creamer Media Reporter      22nd October 2020 The new flexible LED light strip from HELLA for industrial applications is available in different section lengths and can be combined to a length of up to 80 or 100 meters depending on the country. It is available as both 110 and 230 V AC version   and is made of a non-flammable material (PVC... 

Centamin lowers 2021 guidance to accommodate rehabilitation of Sukari openpit

By: Marleny Arnoldi     21st October 2020 After a solid performance in the third quarter, London- and Toronto-listed Centamin has maintained its production guidance for this year at between 445 000 oz and 455 000 oz. However, the company has set its guidance lower for next year, at between 400 000 oz and 430 000 oz, while work is... 

Wärtsilä wins 128 MW power contract at Grasberg

By: Mariaan Webb     21st October 2020 The technology group Wärtsilä has received contracts from PT Freeport Indonesia for a 128 MW power plant to supply electricity to the Grasberg mine. The plant will be located at Amamapare, PT Freeport Indonesia’s port site in Papua. From here, the electricity will be fed to the Grasberg mine... 

BHP ditches $2bn Olympic Dam expansion plan

By: Mariaan Webb     20th October 2020 Global diversified miner BHP has indicated that it will not proceed with the $2.1-billion brownfield expansion (BFX) project at its Olympic Dam mine, in South Australia, saying that the project's economics have encountered “challenges”. The BFX option, which was first announced in 2017, focused... 

UCP shareholders approve takeover by Afrimat

By: Marleny Arnoldi     9th October 2020 JSE-listed Afrimat has announced that its offer to acquire all of the ordinary shares in Unicorn Capital Partners (UCP) not already held by Afrimat has gotten the green light from UCP’s shareholders. The industrial minerals and construction materials company in July announced its intention to... 

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