Equipment

I-MAK gearbox solutions tailored to meet pump applications

I-MAK, one of the premium global brands in the stable of bearings and power transmissions specialist, Bearings International (BI), has led the global market with a wide portfolio of gearbox and drive solutions for over 50 years. With more than 1 000 000 references and hundreds of different product lines, …

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Diamond Rush: Botswana Unearths AI to Hunt for Hidden Gems

Botswana Diamonds, a leading diamond explorer, is on the cusp of a technological revolution. They’ve announced plans to leverage the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to sift through their vast geological database, potentially leading to a treasure trove of new diamond discoveries. This unprecedented move marks a significant shift in …

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MATO Products Setting New Standards in Botswana’s Conveyor Belt Market

A leading provider of conveyor belt solutions and a proud member of the Multotec Group, MATO Products continues to spearhead innovation in Botswana’s mining sector. With its groundbreaking belt fastening systems, comprehensive range of lacing equipment, and unwavering commitment to belt cleaning technologies, MATO Products is reshaping industry standards. MATO …

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Mining 2024: Navigating Turbulence With Purpose and Tech, Says Deloitte Report

The mining and metals sector stands at a crossroads, navigating a complex storm of global uncertainty, supply chain disruptions, and the ever-present pressure to meet ESG demands. But amidst the turbulence, a new report from Deloitte, “Tracking the trends 2024,” offers a beacon of hope. Highlighting ten key trends shaping …

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Wacker Neuson rollers fulfill customer’s soil, asphalt compaction

From the renowned RD series to the RTx trench roller and large RC soil compactor range, Wacker Neuson’s range of high-quality rollers typify the company’s brand promise – all it takes! Available to several markets within Sub-Sahara Africa, these rugged, versatile rollers incorporate an ergonomic design, innovative features, and cutting-edge …

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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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Enhancing Maintenance in the Mining Industry: Selecting a Thickness Measurement Device

Introduction In the the mining industry, preventative maintenance is vital to avoid costly breakdowns and ensure the safe and efficient operation of critical equipment.  A crucial aspect of maintenance revolves around the ability to measure a materials thickness accurately.  Whether, monitoring wall loss thinning in a pipeline transporting a hazardous …

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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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Caterpillar develops first battery electric prototype

Caterpillar Inc. has successfully demonstrated its first battery electric prototype for an underground mining truck. According to the company, the development is added to the company’s growing portfolio of battery electric and semi-autonomous technology for underground mining applications. The demonstration for Newmont and other industry leaders, at the company’s proving …

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Exploring the future of minerals processing

Mining experts from across the continent recently attended a technical conclave aimed at sharing global research on the improvement of milling circuits and extending their viable lifespans. Hosted by minerals beneficiation supply specialist, Tega Industries, the conclave presented papers from experts across four continents and covered topics including optimisation and …

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