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From smart mining to portable crushing at Electra Mining Africa 2024

With monitoring and control technology taking centre stage at Weir’s exhibit at this year’s Electra Mining Africa show, there will also be a fully portable crushing and screening plant. Mufaro Muzvondiwa, Process and Products director at the company, explains the value of these technologies in the wide range of solutions on display.

By |2024-07-23T07:53:58+00:00July 23rd, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on From smart mining to portable crushing at Electra Mining Africa 2024

Komatsu’s “Good to Excellence” Programme – beyond mere data and analytics

The mining industry is evolving rapidly, driving the need to improve efficiency, reduce costs and increase safety. With these challenges in mind, Komatsu Mining Technologies is partnering with customers to understand their unique requirements. The company is offering Joy Smart Solutions to comprehensively address customers’ challenges by integrating smart connected products and systems with advanced

By |2024-07-23T07:54:03+00:00July 22nd, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on Komatsu’s “Good to Excellence” Programme – beyond mere data and analytics

New standards set for belt scale accuracy

Accurately measuring the load on conveyor belts is critical for mines and other industrial applications, however small margins of error with belt scales can have large a dramatic impact on bottom line profitability. Tru-Truc Rollers boast accuracy error levels of as low as 0.08% – which is unheard of in applications where many customers are

By |2024-07-19T06:23:14+00:00July 19th, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on New standards set for belt scale accuracy

Tailored solutions for pumps at Electra Mining 2024

The mining industry presents challenging conditions for pumping equipment. Continuous operation under harsh and sometimes unforeseen conditions accelerates the wear of mechanical components and can lead to equipment failure. However, with the right equipment, you can ensure durability, efficiency and plan for the next maintenance, says Habermann Aurum Pumpen GmbH. The firm has developed tailored

By |2024-07-18T08:03:37+00:00July 18th, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on Tailored solutions for pumps at Electra Mining 2024

Three new features for Cat’s VisionLink® productivity launched

Insights into jobsite productivity and equipment utilisation are essential in the mining and construction industry. Caterpillar’s unified online web platform is designed to give managers just that. VisionLink® Productivity, has been enhanced with the introduction of three new features – Cat Grade and Compact, Operator Coaching and E-Ticketing. The scalable cloud-based application collects and summarises data

By |2024-07-17T06:53:15+00:00July 17th, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on Three new features for Cat’s VisionLink® productivity launched

Flexible financing options on select compact equipment

Wacker Neuson Sub-Saharan Africa has launched a dynamic Finance Program in collaboration with WesBank, a division of FirstRand Bank Limited. This program offers flexible financing options for essential compact equipment, providing businesses with the opportunity to invest in critical machinery without straining their finances. The initiative aims to support businesses in overcoming current economic challenges

By |2024-07-16T08:08:03+00:00July 16th, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on Flexible financing options on select compact equipment

The biggest Electra Mining Africa ‘5-in-1 trade show’ to date

Electra Mining Africa 2024 is set to be one of the biggest Electra Mining Africa exhibitions to date with over 850 companies exhibiting across six exhibition halls and four sizable outside exhibit areas. Visitors will get to see the latest industry innovations with thousands of new products and technologies on show, and hundreds of live

By |2024-07-23T07:54:04+00:00July 15th, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on The biggest Electra Mining Africa ‘5-in-1 trade show’ to date

‘Heavy lifting’ for makers of concrete products

With 90 years as a pillar of South Africa’s construction materials industry, AfriSam develops specialist solutions for concrete product manufacturers. According to Adele Wentzel, sales manager Cement Manufacturing Gauteng at AfriSam, this segment has particular challenges that demand specific skill sets and experience from AfriSam’s service teams.

By |2024-07-12T06:35:33+00:00July 12th, 2024|Industry News|Comments Off on ‘Heavy lifting’ for makers of concrete products

Industrial and mining solutions on show at MTE Kathu

RS South Africa, a trading brand of global provider of product and service solutions, RS Group plc (LSE: RS1), will exhibit MTE Kathu Mining & Industrial Exhibition, run by Mining and Technical Exhibitions (MTE), Northern Cape.

By |2024-07-15T09:06:44+00:00July 11th, 2024|MTE NEWS|Comments Off on Industrial and mining solutions on show at MTE Kathu
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