BMT WBM Founder Recognised For Global Contributions to Engineering

Dr Russ Morrison, a founding member of BMT WBM, has been recognised for his long, distinguished and innovative engineering career by the Senate of the University of Queensland who bestowed on him a Doctor of Engineering honoris causa.

Get operations off to a good start with sound mine planning

Whether starting a new mine or working an existing one, mine planning is an essential ingredient to profitable aggregates production, said Dr. Scott Giltner of Dyno Nobel. “It’s hard to get from here to there if you are unclear about here and haven’t thought much about there.”  Read More…

MAC Business Development Team appoints new Director

MAC Consulting, the Johannesburg-based management consulting group, has appointed Nivan Moodley as a director in its Business Development team. Nivan is set to grow MAC’s business in the oil, gas & chemicals and mining sectors in South Africa, and across Africa.

Applications Open for 2015 CEEC Medal

The CEEC Medal is an annual award intended to recognise and celebrate outstanding published papers, articles or case studies profiling beneficial strategies for eco-efficient comminution. Applications have recently opened for the 2015 Medal CEEC, launched in November 2011.  “The CEEC Medal is intended to bring attention to “best-in-class” research or documentation in the field of [...]

H-E Parts International welcomes Ray Bitzel as new President of H-E Parts Distribution

H-E Parts International Brings New Leadership to H-E Parts Distribution to Support 2015 Strategic Growth

Orbite Awarded Green Chemistry and Engineering Network Award

Orbite Aluminae Inc. has been awarded the Chemical Institute of Canada’s Green Chemistry and Engineering Network Award. The award is presented to companies that have made significant contributions to the field of green chemistry and engineering, including the technical, economic, human health and environmental benefits.  Read More…

Grinding Expert Joins CEEC as Advocate

Nick Wilshaw – Nick graduated from the Camborne School of Mines in 1980 with a BSc in Mineral Processing, he then went on to graduate with an MSc from Queens University, Kinston, Ontario. Nick has been involved in the mineral processing industry since graduating.  …Continued  

Combined, centralised processing a possibility for SA mining

The mining industry is faced with the reality of having to mine and process lower-grade ore from increasingly complex orebodies – a trend that could develop into the blending of different ores and concentrates for collective processing, says State-owned minerals researcher Mintek.  Read More…

New Gold backs CEEC on energy efficiency

“New Gold Inc. demonstrates their long term vision for the mineral processing industry by sponsoring CEEC. Efficient mineral processing strategies will deliver improved productivity and earnings. With New Gold’s support, CEEC will continue to share the proven technologies which deliver these benefits.”

DMT renames subsidiaries

From 1st September 2014 IMC Group Consulting Ltd. (IMC GCL), the British subsidiary of DMT, will trade under the name “DMT Consulting Ltd”. Likewise as of 01.09.2014 the Essen based subsidiary IMC Montan Consulting GmbH will be renamed “DMT Consulting GmbH”. Together with other companies in the DMT group, including their Indian sister “DMT Consulting Private Limited” which changed its name from IMC-SRG Consulting Private Limited at the end of July, they form DMT’s “International Mining Consulting” division.

SLR supports Drakelands tungsten mine development

SLR Consulting has helped secure a revised planning approval for a UK£75 million (US126 million) processing facility at Wolf Minerals’ Drakelands tungsten mine near Plymouth, UK.  Read More…

Matthew Setty Joins MWH Global as Principal Environmental Scientist

Setty brings to MWH nearly 18 years of international experience in the hard rock mining sector.