TOMRA Sorting Mining wins major contract for Ma’aden’s Saudi Arabia phosphate project

TOMRA Sorting Mining has secured a contract to supply a sensor-based sorting system consisting of nine sorters for the greenfield plant at Umm Wu’al, Saudia Arabia.  Read More…

Campaign to build in-depth understanding of mining dewatering

 Boksburg-based pumps supplier Integrated Pump Technology has launched its OneMine@ a Time campaign to build an in-depth understanding of the dewatering requirements of the mining industry.  Read More…

Gekko Strengthens Relationship with Gold Fields

Gekko Systems is pleased to have recently signed a contract for the design, manufacture, supply and installation of a Gekko Gravity Box and InLine Leach Reactor to the Gold Fields – Granny Smith site. This equipment is expected to improve the site’s gold recovery.  Read More…

Heat Exchangers Recover and Recycle Excess and Wasted Energy

In copper production, heat generated during extraction processes can be harnessed and transferred back into the system using heat exchangers, resulting in significant energy savings and unparalleled yield.

Boskalis invests in a new, environmentally friendly high flow pump unit

This pump unit only has to work half throttle to do the job – at 1250 rpm it provides as much capacity as the old one at 2000 rpm

IronPlanet to Showcase U.S. Military Humvees in Kissimmee, Florida, Feb. 11-13

Humvees will be auctioned on Feb. 18 at GovPlanet.com with proceeds to benefit Folds of Honor

Liquidation of major subsidiary leads to one of SA’s largest construction equipment auctions

Following the liquidation of Pela Plant, a subsidiary of Protech Khuthele Holdings, an extensive selection of assets will soon go under the hammer.

Betty-Ann Heggie Wins the 2015 WIM Canada Trailblazer Award

The Women in Mining Canada Trailblazer Award is the first national award in Canada to recognize the achievements of women who have made a significant contribution to Canadian mining and/or the inclusion of women in the industry. The natural resource sector has the poorest representation of women in management, with women representing just 11% of board appointments, making this year’s recipient a true “Trailblazer”.

British Columbian exploration permits get $6m boost

The British Columbian government plans to open a Major Mines Permitting Office to handle an estimated 10 new large mines expected to enter production in the next few years.   Read More…

APT Awarded Contract for a 16tph Wolframite Recovery Plant for Premier African Minerals

The award follows a thorough process of investigative and confirmatory testwork carried out by our associate laboratory Peacocke, Simpson and Associates that identified an efficient, but simple recovery process. This was then translated into a flowsheet and finally into a plant design that embodies the APT philosophy of elegant simplicity with high efficacy. The plant [...]

Neyveli Lignite rejuvenate Thyssenkrupp excavator for $100,000

After having served for over three decades and logging in 150,000 working hours the bucket-wheel excavator, deployed in Mine I of the Neyveli Lignite Corporation, has been rejuvenated at a cost of over $100,000.  The machinery was revived with the assistance of the original equipment manufacturer Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions, Germany.  Read More…

Canada’s Largest Heavy Equipment Show to include ‘Top 10 Under 40’ Recognition and ‘Heavy Education’ Seminar Series

The National Heavy Equipment Show returns March 5-6, 2015 to the International Centre in Mississauga. This key industry event welcomes the leaders of the construction, road building, land improvement, and infrastructure industries.