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Africa Energy Indaba puts on spotlight advanced nuclear technologies

With the potential to shape the continent’s energy landscape, advanced nuclear technologies are to be put in the spotlight at the Africa Energy Indaba. The energy jamboree has a nuclear forum lined up, bringing together global leaders, industry experts, and policymakers to delve into the latest developments in nuclear power, …

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Mining industry urged to invest in ‘disruptive’ digital technology

When it comes to mining operations, exploration, project appraisal, mine design, closure, and post-closure stages, digital technology has a lot to offer the sector. Heinrich Jantzen, Senior Mining Advisor at Zutari, holds this opinion. The premier infrastructure advising and consulting organization will be present at Mining Indaba Africa, which takes …

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Multi-dimensional tailings standard demands varied disciplines

  With the passing of the first deadline for mining companies to bring their tailings storage facilities (TSFs) into compliance with new standards, a fundamental shift has taken place toward a more multi-dimensional approach. In August 2023, the Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management (GISTM) required compliance from tailings storage …

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Winder Controls celebrates 50 years of innovation

The success of shaft-hoisting expert Winder Controls has been sustained by encouraging innovation and emphasizing the quick delivery of solutions to its clients. Since our modest beginnings fifty years ago, we have grown significantly, according to MD Tim Keegan, and as a result, we now have a sizable installed base …

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Botswana Mining & Energy Conference Explores Brighter Horizons

Botswana pulse with a different kind of heat this year as the Botswana Mining & Energy Conference & Expo (BME) takes center stage. From March 13th to 14th, over 5,000 industry leaders, government officials, and investors gather to ignite the future of the region’s mining and energy landscape. Under the …

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WearCheck at Mining Indaba 2024

Specialist condition monitoring company, WearCheck, is showcasing its range of mining-related predictive maintenance techniques, products and services at the 2024 Investing in Africa Mining Indaba in Cape Town’s ICC from 5-8 February 2024. Technical manager, Steven Lumley, and a team of technical experts from WearCheck will be on hand to …

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AFRICAN MINING INDABA 2024: the objective is finding solutions and paths towards positive change in mining

Mining Indaba is the pinnacle event for promoting long-term investment in African mining. Attracting a broad and prominent speaker lineup, including industry professionals, policymakers, and stakeholders from around the country and beyond to promote economic growth and foster positive changes in the mining industry. The 2024 conference aims to celebrate …

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Wits Mining Institute to host mining research, technology seminar

The importance of research in the development of mining technology will be highlighted at Wits University from September 27 to 29, 2022, at a three-day symposium held by the Wits Mining Institute (WMI). The three-day event, themed ‘Turning research curiosity into 21st Century minerals industry performance, partnerships, and technology,’ will …

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Coal demand could open floodgates to African coal supplies-President Masisi

President Mokgweetsi Masisi said on Tuesday that Botswana has been inundated with requests to supply coal to Europe, with estimates that demand from Western countries could reach a million tonnes per year, as the Ukraine conflict forces Europe to look to Africa for energy resources. Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine …

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Feasibility Study Confirms $1bn Cash Generation Potential for K.Hill Manganese Project in Botswana

Giyani Metals Corporation has announced that a feasibility study for the K.Hill project, in Botswana, has confirmed a low capital intensity for what can be one of the largest high-purity manganese sulphate monohydrate (HPMSM) projects in the world. The study, which was prepared by SRK Consulting, determines that the project …

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