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Martin Creamer

Martin Creamer

Martin Creamer is Creamer Media Publishing Editor of Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

Tel: +2711 622 3744


Corridor plan for Africa

30th November 2001 South Africa’s State-owned rail services company Spoornet intends participating in the development of sustainable rail freight corridors in Africa. 

Women train drivers reflect transformation aim

30th November 2001 Engineering News Editor Transformation is high on agenda of Spoornet’s GM Specialist Businesses. That is why Tshidi Nyama is happy to report the increasing incidence of women train drivers, the facilitation of black economic empowerment by the coal line, iron ore line, Shoshaloza Meyl and... 

A R300m wagon tagging project

30th November 2001 A R300-million technology project is under way to boost the efficiency of general freight rail service. 

Importance of political correctness

30th November 2001 Bernard van Rooyen is acutely aware of the importance of political correctness. He worked for a company in South Africa which was UK owned until 1971for more than 40 years and bore the full brunt of not being regarded as being politically correct by the government of the day. 

How micro miners are helped

30th November 2001 Mvelaphanda has committed itself to assisting small-scale miners to emerge as entrepreneurs. 

Big N American gold bias

21st September 2001 North America is receiving the lion’s share of the market capitalisation of major gold companies, with Africa-linked majors underfunded by comparison. 

Mining major's big African project push

17th September 2001 The investment-hungry continent of Africa is already assured of more than a billion dollars worth of capital expenditure from the new BHP Billiton resources group – with signals of more to come. 

'Unlimited' petroleum growth

14th September 2001 Some expected the petroleum portfolio to be unbundled, but instead, the emphasis being placed on its retention within the diversified BHP Billiton is exceedingly strong. 

The new rulebook for resources marketing

14th September 2001 The old rulebook for the marketing of mined resources is being torn up and a new one is in the process of being written. 

Why Sexwale is talking plainum with the Russians

3rd September 2001 The former Gauteng premier, whose Mvelaphanda has a 22,5% interest in South Africa's fourth-largest platinum company, tells Mining Weekly that he has held informal platinum discussions with the Russians – and intends holding more. 


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