Platinum Group Metals

The platinum-group metals, more commonly known as PGMs, are iridium, osmium, palladium, platinum, rhodium, and ruthenium. Platinum group metals incorporates, mining, exploration, processing, precious metals. Electric vehicles use both palladium and rhodium, as well as platinum for use in the manufacture of the catalytic converter. Platinum and palladium are used in jewelry manufacture. PGMs are usually mined in deep level, narrow reef mines, where safety is of utmost concern.

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Electra Mining Africa: Stakeholder engagement at the forefront

The next live version of Electra Mining Africa will take place from 5 to 9 September 2022. This will also mark the 50th anniversary of the exhibition.

COVID-19 pandemic highlights urgency for economic diversification

The global crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has magnified the risks of low levels of economic diversity.
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Chemical pump sets a global standard

KSB’s MegaCPK pump has changed the way chemical companies throughout the world pump dangerous and volatile materials.

Loesche South Africa: Transforming the milling industry

“Our strict procurement policies have proved to be very effective in achieving our BEE procurement targets."- Jonathan Smith, sales manager at Loesche SA.
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Toolroom upgrades boost quality and productivity

Continued growth in demand for Multotec Manufacturing’s screen panels has led the company to expand and upgrade the dedicated toolroom.
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Amplats transfers R2 billion in settlement community share scheme

The Lefa Le Rona Trust in South Africa now holds unencumbered shares in Anglo American Platinum with a value of c.R2 billion at vesting.
Martin Engineering

Preventing accumulation in mining hoppers and chutes

Efficient material flow is a critical element of wet mining processes such as stoping, hydraulic mining and wet dredging.

Jubilee secures further supply of chrome and PGM ROM Feed

“Jubilee has, through the Processing Agreement, further strengthened the sustainability of its operating capacity and earnings base in South Africa."

How to reduce downtime with robots

In a world that is always connected and moving at a blistering speed, businesses cannot afford to have extensive periods of downtime.
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Weba Chutes cut dust levels at platinum mines

Weba Chute Systems has been able to demonstrate to platinum mining customers how its custom-engineered chutes significantly reduce dust at transfer points.

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