Coal

Coal is a fossil fuel. Different types of coal is mined including coking coal, thermal coal, metallurgical coal, anthracite. Coal includes coal mining, coal processing, electricity, power generation, coal-fired power stations, thermal power, clean coal technologies, Eskom, carbon, carbon tax, coal processing equipment, Richards Bay Coal Terminal, coal washing, export coal,

dromex

Improvements in SA’s fatality rate in 2019 – pure luck?

Trade union Solidarity has acknowledged South Africa’s improvement in its health and safety statistics for 2019 but notes that there is still room for improvement, particularly with regards to the number of injuries in the industry.

The growing importance of managing ESG risks

Within the mining and minerals sector, investors are increasingly integrating environmental, social and governance, or ESG, into their investment process.
mining indaba

Hot topics at the Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020

The 2020 Investing in African Mining Indaba is only two weeks away and is promising to be even bigger than last year’s 25th anniversary event.
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Tailings dam disasters – what happened, what’s next?

Specialising in the fields of tailings / waste and water management, Stantec Consulting Sector Leader: Mining Andrew Watson shares his expertise on...
Kangra Coal

Kangra Coal hands over R300 000 community hall in Mpumalanga

Coal mining and exploration company Kangra Coal handed over a hall to the Kransbank community located near the company’s mine in Saul Mkhizeville, Mpumalanga to allow for more formalised communal gathering location.
eskom

Government must seize opportunity to make Eskom board fit for purpose

The IoDSA has repeatedly warned that government must ensure that state-owned entities have boards with the right mix of skills.
Menar Coal Canteen

Healthy affordable meals and enterprise development on display

Canyon Coal opened a new canteen operated by a local black, women-owned catering company at its Khanye Colliery in Bronkhorstspruit.
Minopex

Minopex repackages capabilities across the value chain

Outsourced minerals processing expert Minopex has redefined its capabilities and service offering to better suit the evolving needs of the mining industry.
south africa

South Africa: government has to address economic crisis

The Minerals Council South Africa would like to highlight the increasing urgency of critical steps needed to salvage and revive the country’s economy.
flsmidth

TECH NEWS: New president of mining industry at FLSmidth

Effective early July 2020, Mikko Keto will join FLSmidth as President, Mining Industry and member of Group Executive Management.

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