Driving energy efficiency in Africa
Mining and industrial process plants depend on electric motors, and increasing the energy efficiency of these plants is a critical focus area for mining companies.
Is mining the panacea for SA?
The mining industry’s contribution to South Africa’s GPD has plunged, reports Gerhard Hope. Is it still a key enabler of economic growth? Tony Zoghby and Abrie Olivier...
Dominating mining in Africa
A significant portion of the group’s current and historical market share has been new-build, together with upgrading existing mines and mining infrastructure across...
Central Basin’s AMD plant nears completion
The new acid mine drainage (AMD) treatment plant at the Central Basin’s ERPM South West Vertical Shaft will be ready for operation by 11 June this year.
Power up mining in Africa
The Renewable Energy Independent Power Procurement (REIPPP) programme has been such a resounding success that the Department of Energy launched another version last year.
When will the coal industry start to fight for its survival?
There is a hypothesis that burning coal gives rise to all manner of nasty things. If coal is burned inefficiently, that is true. If you go anywhere near eMalahleni...