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…

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP: ACHIEVING AN EQUAL FUTURE IN THE RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP: ACHIEVING AN EQUAL FUTURE IN THE RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR A decade into South Africa’s renewable energy sector’s existence, it has become apparent it is still lagging in sufficient gender diversity.  Hence the industry is actively giving attention…

Solar: A Power(full) Alternative for the Cold Chain

Solar: A Power(full) Alternative for the Cold Chain With the continual rise in conventional energy costs and slow electricity grid expansion in South Africa, this power source is not only a convenient stand alone alternative, but importantly a green solution.…

PRESS Release

PRESS Release ChromeSA Correcting chrome ore export tax inaccuracies ChromeSA has noted a number of egregious misconceptions, omissions and inaccuracies contained in media reports regarding a proposed chrome ore export tax and its impacts on the industry. ChromeSA would like…

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.…

A Year of Delivery and Development as Barrick Meets Targets, Advances Growth Projects

A Year of Delivery and Development as Barrick Meets Targets, Advances Growth Projects Reviewed by Grivin Ngongula TORONTO — Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) reported that it had met its production targets for 2020, thanks to a consistent operating performance across…

Barrick Achieves 2020 Production Targets

Barrick Achieves 2020 Production Targets By Grivin Ngongula Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) (“Barrick” or the “Company”) today announced preliminary full year and fourth quarter 2020 results which indicate that it has met its 2020 guidance targets. Preliminary gold production for…

Much potential but far to go for nascent hydrogen economy

Much potential but far to go for nascent hydrogen economy African Energy The most abundant element on earth, hydrogen, already has industrial uses, but it could do much more to transform the global energy mix as industrialised economies and the…