Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

Anglo American chooses ABB automation system

The control features are designed to optimise testwork initiatives and enhance functionality.

Operational Excellence

07 SEPTEMBER 2020
Caledonia raises US$13M for solar plant

Caledonia raises US$13M for solar plant

Company plans to reduce dependence on the domestic utility due to recurring supply disruptions.

Power / Remote power

04 SEPTEMBER 2020
Agnew microgrid supplies up to 85% of power from renewables

Agnew microgrid supplies up to 85% of power from renewables

Storage system helping Agnew generate up to 85% of its electricity from renewables.

Power / Remote power

03 SEPTEMBER 2020
De Beers trials wearable sensors

De Beers trials wearable sensors

The offshore diamond mining vessel uses heavy machinery in tough conditions.

Exploration

01 SEPTEMBER 2020
Ukwazi expands project services

Ukwazi expands project services

PDD division will use specialist tools, software and dashboards.

Asset Management

01 SEPTEMBER 2020
Black Wattle reduces throughput costs with flexible reclaim feeders

Black Wattle reduces throughput costs with flexible reclaim feeders

High rock contamination had a detrimental effect on the coal processing operation.

Plant

01 SEPTEMBER 2020
Jubilee secures additional chrome, platinum tailings

Jubilee secures additional chrome, platinum tailings

Deal offers the potential for Jubilee to significantly expand its Inyoni operations.

Plant

25 AUGUST 2020
Weba helps platinum customers cut dust

Weba helps platinum customers cut dust

Company assessed its designs in South Africa, Zimbabwe

Transport

21 AUGUST 2020
Jubilee enters offtake deal for Windsor chrome concentrate

Jubilee enters offtake deal for Windsor chrome concentrate

Agreement is for three years, fully commits facility's capacity.

Supply chain management

14 AUGUST 2020
Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal

Swedish Stirling and Glencore in talks on Lion smelter deal

The engines harness energy from flare and industrial residual gas combustion.

Logistics

06 AUGUST 2020
Theta selects Digmin for trial mining

Theta selects Digmin for trial mining

Theta plans to bring four mines into production within the next five years.

Development

20 JULY 2020
Pan African approves Elikhulu solar plant

Pan African approves Elikhulu solar plant

Plant to provide 30% of the Evander mines's power need and reduce reliance on national grid.

Power / Remote power

13 JULY 2020