Mining is not blameless
The mining industry is not blameless in its drive to exploit short-term
opportunities, argues Randgold Resources chief executive Mark Bristow.
Powering up Kansanshi
The Zest WEG Group has secured a contract to supply containerised gensets for the Kansanshi mine in Zambia.
Rio Tinto’s Simandou will be the largest combined iron ore and infrastructure project ever developed in Africa.
More BANG for your buck
AEL Indonesia has embarked on various projects to optimise drill-and-blast operations for its customers globally, says Carlos Paz.
Selfrag AG of Switzerland has developed a unique technology based on high-voltage pulse power aimed at revolutionising the comminution process within the mining industry.
Embracing innovation can result in a 10% to 30% increase in productivity on any particular shaft, according to Lister Sinclair from Hatch Goba.
World’s largest slag mill
Loesche’s order from the Taigang Group of China represents the largest slag mill in the world to date.
Don’t let the sun go down
Mining has long relied on electricity grids and on-site diesel generators, however, there is a growing global move towards solar power.