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Electra Mining Africa over 80 percent sold

Over 80 percent of exhibition space has already been sold with 10 months to go until the next edition of Electra Mining Africa, which is taking place from 10 to 14 September 2018 at the Expo Centre, Nasrec in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Education and compulsory testing is the answer to alcohol abuse in mines

It's essential to ensure that every person that enters a mine undergoes a compulsory test for alcohol and is tested for drug use.

Easy going between a rock and a hard place

Working next to the main haul road of a well-known iron ore mine and sequencing construction activity around its blasting programme are just two of challenges Murray & Roberts Infrastructure has to overcome

Eight new chutes for copper mine

Weba Chute Systems has supplied eight chutes to a copper mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, following on from an initial successful order for four transfer towers for an overland conveyor system

Chute systems

Electrical contract in Namibia secured by Zest WEG Group

The Zest WEG Group's EnI Electrical, one of Africa's largest electrical construction companies, secured a major contract from Swakop Uranium at its Husab project in Namibia

Swakop Uranium

Expansion and growth for Delba Electrical

South Africa’s electric motor refurbishing specialist Delba Electrical, together with alliance partner Flanders, introduces new large motor repair workshop which will provide a 100 tonne lifting capacity.

Electric motor refurbishing

Expansion in the works for WPIL subsidiaries

The WPIL stand at this year’s Electra Mining focuses on products manufactured and supported by South African subsidiary companies APE Pumps and Mather+Platt

Sump pumps

Electric motors, geared motors & drives at Electra Mining

Regal Beloit South Africa is a trusted and specialist supplier of a comprehensive range of electric motors, worm and geared gearboxes, drives and related equipment to Sub-Saharan mining and industry.

Electric Motors

Ensuring optimum mechanical reliability

BMG’s range of materials handling equipment now includes the 4B series gravity flow materials handling products, designed for efficient handling of solids in arduous mining conditions.

Flap valves

European inroads for Condra Cranes

An order from Armenia, secured by Condra's Bulgarian subsidiary, comprises five sets of hoists and end-carriages, and follows the separate announcement in December last year of an agreement with Russian partner Vniiptmash to provide for two-way crane component flow between Russia and Condra's main factory outside Johannesburg.


Ensuring sufficient ammonia supply

AEL Mining Services Limited secures additional ammonia supply with the help of Johnson Controls Frick RWF II 1080 screw compressors. AEL needed to secure a sufficient supply of ammonia to keep its local plants functioning at capacity during peak season when ammonia is in high demand.

Screw compressors

Energy finds in Africa highlight shifts in sector - DHL report

Transporting energy-related materials in Africa brings many issues due to the remote and technically-challenging locations of many of the energy finds. DHL has published a white paper on MRO supply chain management for energy companies.

Maintenance Repair and Operations

Exceptional performance from Warman® SLR slurry pump at Consol Industrial Minerals

After 2 000 hours of operation, Warman® SLR medium duty slurry pump from Weir Minerals showed no visible wear on the impeller or sealing arrangement.

SLR slurry pump

Electra Mining Botswana showcases mining, industrial, power generation and machine tools

Electra Mining Botswana will feature a variety of products as well as a number of conferences, such as the Exploration Exchange Conference and the Mines & Money Botswana Conference.

Electra Mining Botswana