underground mining

10 Mar 2022

Ventilation key when transitioning to underground mining

Ventilation key when transitioning to underground mining Many open-cast mines eventually transition to underground operations, given their relatively limited ability to expand. For this they need adequate infrastructure, including efficient […]
28 Jan 2022

Increasing complexity raises bar for rock engineering

Increasing complexity raises bar for rock engineering With the world’s most accessible mineral deposits already discovered and developed, extraction conditions are becoming progressively more difficult – making rock engineering more […]
15 Dec 2021

How the C-factor impacts mining output

How the C-factor impacts mining output There is a direct correlation between our ability to do a job, and our assuredness that we can do that very job, writes Arjen […]
18 Aug 2021

Meeting mining’s challenges

By Marcel Bruyns, Sales Manager, Axis Communications Africa 18 August 2021 – In terms of tough working environments, there aren’t many that are as challenging as mining. And the overriding […]
7 Feb 2021

WhyAfrica’s Hawks Eye is on Barrick’s Kibali gold mine in the DRC.

07 February 2021 – The underground mine at Kibali, one of the prime gold mining projects in Africa, achieved record monthly and quarterly ore production in December 2020 and therefore […]