Sandvik sees electric drill rig demand in Africa

Sandvik sees electric drill rig demand in Africa

Going electric lowers ventilation and diesel storage costs.

Fleet

06 JULY 2020
Samancor Chrome to trial energy conversion units

Samancor Chrome to trial energy conversion units

Each PWR BLOKs corresponds to 18 MW ni power generation

Power / Remote power

01 JULY 2020
Gold Fields selects FLSmidth for Salares Norte gold processing

Gold Fields selects FLSmidth for Salares Norte gold processing

Modular equipment was chosen for the high-altitude site.

Plant

25 JUNE 2020
Metso to deliver pressure filters to Chile gold mine

Metso to deliver pressure filters to Chile gold mine

The filters are to improve the physical and chemical stability of the tailings.

Plant

23 JUNE 2020
Eastplats halts chrome production in South Africa

Eastplats halts chrome production in South Africa

The company plans full baseline COVID-19 testing of staff and contractors.

Symboticware signs IoT distribution deal

Symboticware signs IoT distribution deal

Symboticware wants the deal to expand accessibility to its telemetry products.

Innovation

15 JUNE 2020
Gold Fields orders US$15.8 million of Outotec equipment

Gold Fields orders US$15.8 million of Outotec equipment

Five modular thickeners and one clarifier will also be sent to the high-altitude mine.

Plant

09 JUNE 2020
Mponeng slowly awakening once more

Mponeng slowly awakening once more

Underground South African mine had large number of positive COVID-19 cases recently

Covid-19

08 JUNE 2020
Predictive analytics saves AngloAmerican US$2 million

Predictive analytics saves AngloAmerican US$2 million

The issue was not detected by any other onsite alarms or toolsets.

Innovation

05 JUNE 2020
Condra instals hoists at Kusile

Condra instals hoists at Kusile

Supplier completes installations at South African asset

Logistics

28 MAY 2020
Kangra halting production

Kangra halting production

South African operation to be placed on care and maintenance.

Covid-19

27 MAY 2020
AngloGold Ashanti suspends Mponeng after COVID-19 cases confirmed

AngloGold Ashanti suspends Mponeng after COVID-19 cases confirmed

World's deepest gold mine closed for deep clean.

Covid-19

26 MAY 2020