Coal

Coal is a fossil fuel. Different types of coal is mined including coking coal, thermal coal, metallurgical coal, anthracite. Coal includes coal mining, coal processing, electricity, power generation, coal-fired power stations, thermal power, clean coal technologies, Eskom, carbon, carbon tax, coal processing equipment, Richards Bay Coal Terminal, coal washing, export coal,

power coal

ARMs’ coal operations continue supply to Eskom

ARM Coal operations supply coal to Eskom and are considered essential to the maintenance of power generation in South Africa.
COVID-19 Coronavirus menar

Menar places all mines on care and maintenance

To mitigate the impact of COVID-19, fast-growing mining investment company Menar has suspended all mining operations in South Africa.
weir screen

Improved local design of Enduron vibrating screens from Weir

With its extensive range of Enduron vibrating screens proven in the field, Weir Minerals Africa is now locally designing and manufacturing.
weir cavex coal

Cavex hydrocyclone boosts coal plant performance at Yoctolux

Yoctolux Collieries in Mpumalanga has achieved improved yields and production throughput with the installation of a Cavex® 500CVXT20 DM cyclone.
technology

Geologists move away from paper logging to technology based processes

Mining operations need to understand the value of their drillhole data by having the correct processes in place as well as the right partnering technology.
Anglo American

Anglo American ramps down South African operations in response to COVID-19

Anglo American is implementing all appropriate measures across its operations in South Africa in response to government's COVID-19 requirements.
energy

How to manage COVID-19 risk in South Africa’s coal sector

The importance of providing energy to South Africa during lockdown is essential making suppliers to Eskom the lifeblood of the energy sector.
BEE legal SME Solidarity

BEE prerequisite for emergency funds: Solidarity takes legal action

Solidarity has lodged a complaint with the SAHRC against government’s plans to make crisis funding for SMMEs subject to black economic empowerment (BEE).
micromine

Understanding the value of your drillhole database

Miners spend millions of dollars collecting and storing exploration data. It’s a resource that can add significant value to the business.
corruption

“The writing is on the Wall,” says Corruption Watch

Throughout 2019, Corruption Watch never focussed on the devastating effects of corruption, particularly in key sectors such as health, policing, and mining.

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