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DRA appointed to task force committee for first ever all-electric open-pit mine

12th April 2018

MONTREAL, April 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nouveau Monde Graphite (NMG) (TSX-V:NOU) intends on completing by the end of 2018 its feasibility study leading to the implantation of the first ever all-electric open-pit mine. The results of this study will serve to confirm the project’s economic viability and to determine how best to exploit the…

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DRA secures Exxaro’s Belfast Implementation Project in Mpumalanga

26th January 2018

Global engineering firm, DRA, has secured a contract with Exxaro Coal Mpumalanga (Pty) Ltd a subsidiary of JSE listed Exxaro Resources Ltd, to construct a 500tph coal handling and preparation plant in Mpumalanga, South Africa. The coal handling and preparation plant consists of primary and secondary sizing stations, overland conveyor, two 7500t silos, low gravity…

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DRA appoints Vikram Jayaraman to its team in the Americas Region

22nd January 2018

Global engineering, project delivery and asset management company, DRA, announced the appointment of Vikram Jayaraman to its team in the Americas Region. Vikram takes up the role of Vice President: Origination to implement DRA’s growth strategy in North, Central and South America. Vikram holds a Master’s Degree in Metallurgy from McGill University and a Master’s…

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DRA acquires Perth based engineering company, Minnovo

17th January 2018

DRA expands its footprint in Asia-Pacific via acquisition of Minnovo Global engineering, project delivery and asset management group, DRA, has completed an Australian acquisition to advance its growth objectives in the Asia-Pacific region. Engineering, project delivery and contract operations specialist, DRA, has achieved another major milestone in its international growth strategy with the execution of…

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DRA appoints Senior Vice President in Australia

1st December 2017

Johannesburg – 24 November 2017 – Global engineering and project delivery company, DRA, announced the appointment of Christo Visser to its team in the Asia-Pacific Region. Christo takes up the role of Senior Vice President: Origination to implement DRA’s growth strategy in Australia, South East Asia, Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Visser holds…

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DRA Group Holdings appoints Pierre Julien as Executive Vice President – Origination  

1st August 2017

  Toronto, 31 July 2017 – DRA Group Holdings is pleased to announce the appointment of Pierre Julien as Executive Vice President – Origination for the DRA Group.  In this role Pierre will lead DRA’s global origination team in identifying and accessing new business channels, seeking opportunities for growth into adjacent sectors and developing innovative…

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DRA lands its first causeway development in the marine environment

10th July 2017

Global engineering firm, DRA was recently awarded the contract for the development of a port facility and associated infrastructure for the export of bauxite, by Alufer Mining in Guinea. PRDW has been selected as the marine and causeway designers for the project. The Alufer Bel Air Mine project is DRA’s first causeway development, which expands…

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Engineers running supply lines in parallel to deliver on time and on budget

7th June 2017

Engineering firms are continuously being challenged to think further out of the box to meet tighter deadlines and cut down on costs in what has become a very competitive construction and mining environment. When multi-disciplinary global engineering group DRA was awarded the Whabouchi Mine project, they were requested to have a building shell for the…

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DRA awarded Elikhulu Gold Tailings Retreatment Plant project

18th May 2017

Multi-disciplinary international engineering group, DRA has been appointed by JSE-listed Pan African Resources to deliver a detailed design and construction supervision service for its Elikhulu Gold Tailings Retreatment Plant facility planned for its Evander operation in Mpumalanga. This is a substantial project relative to the size of Pan African Resources’ operations in the Evander area…

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DRA partners with Emcon Consulting Group in Namibia

20th April 2017

Multi-disciplinary global engineering group DRA has joined forces with the Emcon Consulting Group in Namibia in providing various services to the mining industry in that country. DRA Namibia will function as a franchisee under the Diversified Engineering division of the Emcon Group. It will not only be afforded the obvious benefits of a franchisor concession,…

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DRA launches graduate programme to address skills shortage

28th February 2017

JOHANNESBURG (HR Pulse) – In order to further the number of qualified graduates with practical experience in the industry, global engineering firm, DRA is launching a two-year graduate programme that will see the firm taking on eight graduates across several disciplines in the next year. Louise Dercksen, Group Human Resources Manager at DRA, says the…

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Structured Advantage

28th February 2017

JOHANNESBURG ( African Decisions) – On any given day in Africa, new mining environments are being explored, giving rise to particularly good growth performance for both those in the industry and the nations that have the resources the world wants. However, while multidisciplinary global engineering group DRA continues to expand its strong engineering capability within…

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