Technology

As new technology begins to infiltrate Africa, the continent’s mining sector is primed for digital transformation

As new technology begins to infiltrate Africa, the continent’s mining sector is primed for digital transformation Writer: Sean Galea-Pace The speed of technological change is astonishing. As such, companies must work quickly to keep up with the latest trends in…

Honeywell Selected By Sidpec To Support Expansion Of Its Flagship Petrochemical Complex

Honeywell Selected By Sidpec To Support Expansion Of Its Flagship Petrochemical Complex Latest Honeywell process automation technologies boost production performance and help increase supply of vital petrochemical products to the Egyptian market ​Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) announced that Sidi Kerir…

Glencore’s evolving approach to ASM: a plan for co-existence and transformation

Glencore’s evolving approach to ASM: a plan for co-existence and transformation Author: Glencore As a major copper and cobalt miner in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), we have engaged on the issue of artisanal and small-scale mining with…

Cable ties: more than meets the eye

Cable ties: more than meets the eye You’ll find cable ties in the toolbox of every electrical contractor, and probably also in almost every house in South Africa. They are used in cars, in airplanes, and even in space shuttles.…

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange embraces the power of solar

Zimbabwe ethanol production plant to generate excess electricity   The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange has commissioned its own solar power plant with a generation capacity of up to 40kVA. The solar plant was officially commissioned earlier this week by Zimbabwe Stock…

Zimbabwe ethanol production plant to generate excess electricity

Zimbabwe ethanol production plant to generate excess electricity   Zimbabwe Green Fields ethanol Green Fuel’s ethanol facility in Chisumbanje, Zimbabwe is expanding its mill operations with a new high-pressure boiler to increase energy recovery. Electrical and instrumentation engineering and project…

The future of solar energy in the South African context

The future of solar energy in the South African context Tiaan Hendriks Analysis looks at the future of solar energy in the South Africa. Solar energy has come a long way in the last few years. A decade ago, the…

Google sets unprecedented goal to tap only renewable power by 2030

Google sets unprecedented goal to tap only renewable power by 2030 By Reuters   OAKLAND – Alphabet Inc’s Google aims to power its data centers and offices solely with renewable energy by 2030, its chief executive told Reuters, becoming the…

Sixth Wave and MPS team up to cut cyanide usage, costs in gold processing

Sixth Wave and MPS team up to cut cyanide usage, costs in gold processing By Daniel Gleeson   Sixth Wave Innovations says it is working with Australia-based Mining and Process Solutions (MPS) on test work initiatives in North America and…

Worley out to help miners on their open pit to underground mining transition

Worley out to help miners on their open pit to underground mining transition By Daniel Gleeson As open-pit mines reach their economic end of life, mine owners are considering the viability of transitioning their open-pit operations to underground. Drawing on…