Virtual twin tech – a unified source of truth, empowering resilience in mining complexity

By Sharyn Macnamara At the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2024 held in February, Dassault Systèmes showcased new collaborative innovation from GEOVIA within its 3DEXPERIENCE platform and the potential this technology offers mining and the [...]

2024-07-03T07:33:50+00:00July 1st, 2024|Technology|

Kobold’s zambian copper strike: AI meets geology in elephant country

In February 2024, KoBold Metals, a Silicon Valley-backed exploration company, sent shockwaves through the mining world with its announcement of a potentially massive copper deposit in Zambia’s Mingomba region, writes Dr Nicolaas C Steenkamp. [...]

2024-05-22T12:49:36+00:00June 1st, 2024|Technology|

Advancements in dry high-intensity RE roll magnetic separators explored

By Jose Marin, Eriez® director­ – Minerals and Materials Processing The Dry High Intensity Rare Earth (RE) Roll Magnetic Separator is a pivotal tool in the pursuit of innovative improvements, efficiency and competitiveness in magnetic [...]

2024-02-29T16:27:24+00:00March 1st, 2024|Technology|

The evolution of mill liners and its impact on efficiencies

By Mark Sherman of Fluor Canada, Fluor Corporation – Mining & Metals Technical director, senior fellow and minerals grinding circuit designer Mark Sherman discusses the evolution of grinding mills and liner design and how supplier [...]

2024-01-31T13:35:53+00:00February 1st, 2024|Technology|

The future of undergoing mining vehicles: electrical, hydrogen or EMV?

By Dr Nicolaas C Steenkamp The mining industry is facing a number of challenges, including the need to reduce emissions, improve safety and increase efficiency. One way to address these challenges is to switch to [...]

2023-11-03T07:44:07+00:00November 1st, 2023|Technology|
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