CBM-TEC Technical Programme
Day 1 & 2: Tuesday 05 May 2015, Wednesday 06 May 2015

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Session T.1.1
Mining operations and mineral processing
Health & safety
Expert perspectives on how to minimise health and safety risks – while complying with regulation, ensuring a secure working environment

Greg Heger presentation09:30 – 10:00
Becoming a resilient organisation through enhancing the presence of safety through people
Greg Heger, Executive Director SAACOSH, South Africa

BOI presentation10:00 – 10:30
How to Set Up an Accident/Incident Board of Inquiry in the Mine Industry
Kennedy Musonda, Mabiza Resources Limited, Munali Nickel Mine, Zambia

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Session T.1.2
Mining production and operations
Engineering and maintenance

High technology and cutting edge solutions plus the latest equipment and methods are shared in this session

11:45 – 12:15
Keith Shackle presentationMine scheduling and planning technology
Keith Shackle, RungePincockMinarco – Global Mining Software Solutions & Advisory Services, South Africa

Lameck-Mwansa presentation12:15 – 12:45
Current operation and maintenance practices
Lameck Mwansa, Sales Manager, FLSmidth, Zambia

12:45 – 13:30
Technological advances saves you power
Raymond Wynn, Schlumberger Artificial Lift, Nairobi, Kenya

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Session T.1.3
Mining production and operations
Continuous improvement

Critical strategies for identifying and improving efficiency in mining operations

13:45 – 14:15
Graham Sithole presentationLaboratory management – a LON approach
Graham Sithole, Head: Instrumentation, Analytical Services Division, Mintek, South Africa

Jerome-Antoine presentation14:15 – 14:45
The most up to date belt technologies to transport copper ores
Jerome Antoine, Cobra Group, France

14:45 – 15:00
Edward Legg presentationThe development of permanent cathodes
Edward Legg, Pr. Engineer, Metquip Group, South Africa

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Session T.1.4
Mining production and operations
Continuous improvement (2)

15:15 – 15:45
Kenneth Kaiser presentationUsing industrial gases to improve copper production efficiency
Kenneth Kaiser, International Expert – Metals Applications, Air Liquide R&D – DRTC Combustion Group, USA

15:45 – 16:15
Mark Cross presentationThe application of vertical drop for the delivery of bulk emulsion to underground mines
Mark Cross, Product Manager Underground Bulk Systems, AEL Mining Services, South Africa

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Session T.2

Zambia Association of Manufacturers, Chamber of Mines of Zambia and Private Enterprise Programme Zambia present

09:30- 11:45PEP Zambia presentation
A Workshop on local content in Zambia’s mining sector
This 90-minute workshop is a must-attend for Zambian suppliers and mining purchasing managers.  The following will be covered in the workshop:

Workshop facilitator: Maybin Nsupila, Chief Executive Officer, Zambian Association of Manufacturers

  • Can we succeed in increasing local content in the Mining Supply Chain?
  • Bridging the information gap between the demand and supply sides: Overview of the Zamb2b.com web facility
  • Improving business development services: Emerging themes from on-going capacity assessments for local manufacturers and next steps
  • Doing business with local manufacturers