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


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


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


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


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


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