The future of mining
The University of the Witwatersrand’s School of Mining Engineering hosted a mining industry forum on 21 and 22 May.
Building a gold mine will cost you dearly
The cost of building a gold mine has increased significantly over the last decade, from $560/oz in 2004 to a staggering $2 300/oz in 2013.
Striking gold at Kibali in DRC
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s Minister of Mines, Martin Kabwelulu, officially opened the Kibali gold mine on behalf of the country’s president, Joseph Kabila Kabange
Dingleton on the move
A province rich in minerals and profitable investment opportunities, the Northern Cape is seeing mining developments gain ground both literally and figuratively.
Mining firms head north
The action in the mining industry is moving north, with the next ore bodies to be exploited located beyond SA’s borders.
A trend in mining is the use of biometrics to control access to earthmoving, blasting and other mining equipment.
Conveying what others cannot
What sets BMG aside in bulk materials handling in the mining sector is the company’s ability to supply all components necessary for conveyor structures.
A crushing success
Weir Minerals Africa (WMA) offers a comprehensive
range of equipment for a full crushing circuit,
including screening technology.