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Tasneem Bulbulia

Tasneem Bulbulia

Tasneem Bulbulia is a Creamer Media Online Writer for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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Nelson Mandela replica statue unveiled for the visually impaired

23rd November 2018 Exarro Resources and the Rotary District 9400 on Friday unveiled a 1-m-tall replica of the famous Nelson Mandela Statue, that is located in Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton, Johannesburg, to allow the visually impaired to touch and “see” the statue in their own way. The statue is located close to... 

M&I Materials opens Africa’s pioneer ester transformer fluid factory

23rd November 2018 M&I Materials has opened South Africa’s first ester transformer fluid manufacturing plant, to provide a reliable, local supply of electricity grid components to support the country’s plans for electrification. M&I Materials is a family-owned manufacturing company based in the UK with offices in... 

Komatsu Africa Holdings unveils multimillion-rand campus

22nd November 2018 Komatsu Africa Holdings, the Southern African division of global capital equipment player Komatsu, has opened a new industrial hub, built to the tune of R985-million, in Germiston, Johannesburg. The campus was officially unveiled on Thursday, at a ceremony attended by local and international... 

TPT, AFGRI to enter concessions for port terminals

21st November 2018 Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) will enter into a 15-year concession agreement with AFGRI Operations for the operation and maintenance of landside operations. The agreement will focus on two strategic agri-ports in the country – the East London Grain Elevator in the Port of East London and the... 

Premier encouraged by high-grade intersections at RHA

21st November 2018 Exploration drilling at Premier African Minerals’ 49%-owned RHA tungsten mine, in Zimbabwe, has demonstrated encouraging multiple high-grade intersections and the potential convergence of orebodies, CEO George Roach said on Wednesday. Providing feedback to shareholders regarding the latest... 

Kore expects extensions to existing sylvinite deposits at Sintoukola

21st November 2018 Kore Potash on Wednesday provided an update to its exploration targets for potential extensions of the Kola and Dougou Extension sylvinite deposits at its 97%-owned Sintoukola potash project in the Republic of Congo. These exploration targets have been identified as part of the work programme to... 

Dipula delivers strong FY results

20th November 2018 Diversified real estate investment trust Dipula Income Fund on Tuesday reported double-digit growth in distributable earnings to R504.2-million for the year ended August 31. Dipula’s property portfolio ended the year with a 25% higher value at R8.6-billion. 

KV1 grade at BlueRock’s Kareevlei exceeds expectations

20th November 2018 Aim-listed BlueRock Diamonds has recorded a grade of 4.51 carats per hundred tonnes (cpht) at KV1 – one of five known diamondiferous kimberlite pipes at its Kareevlei mine, near Kimberley, in South Africa. It is currently mining from two pipes at Kareevlei – KV1 and KV2. 

Jewel City development project marks sod-turning milestone

19th November 2018 The Jewel City development project in Johannesburg is coming to life, with the first sod turned on Monday and further development plans for the inner-city precinct unveiled. The sod-turning was attended by Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba and Sigma Capital executive chairperson Phuti Mahanyele. 

ACSA, Wits Access Management System challenge winner announced

16th November 2018 Team Authentic8 was on Friday declared the winner of the Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) and University of the Witwatersrand's (Wits') Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct’s security access management hackathon, also called the Access Management System Challenge. The announcement was... 


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