silicosis

Establishment of Tshiamiso Trust for silicosis compensation gains momentum

The Tshiamiso Trust, which is being established to ensure meaningful compensation for eligible gold mine workers in South Africa that contracted silicosis or tuberculosis, is gaining momentum.
covid-19

The apocalypse is coming so line your pockets!

With the prolific panic and spread of COVID-19 Doomsday Preppers are rubbing their hands together (probably sans sanitizer) muttering, “We told you so!”
Amplats

Amplats declares force majeure as it repairs converter plant

Anglo American Platinum, or Amplats, has declared force majeure to customers, suppliers of third-party purchase of concentrate and suppliers of tolling material following the temporary shutdown of the entire Anglo Converter Plant (ACP) at the Waterval smelter in Rustenburg.
TSF

TECH NEWS: Hydrocyclone solves TSF challenge

An hydrocyclone solution designed by Multotec is allowing a large Zambian copper mine to develop a safe and cost effective TSF.
Minerals Council

Minerals Council takes firm stance against woman abuse

The Minerals Council South Africa has launched a campaign to address sexual and gender-based violence and harassment on South Africa’s mines and in mining and labour-sending communities.
coronavirus Minerals Council

Minerals Council South Africa outlines 9-point plan for COVID-19

The Minerals Council South Africa also stands ready to work with all relevant parts of government to manage the spread of the virus.
safety

Mining health safety – 7 common risks to protect yourself against

The mining industry has a reputation for being a risky business, with health risks that are varied and often quite serious.
Minerals Council

Minerals Council publishes woman in mining White Paper

The Minerals Council South Africa has published a White Paper on Women in Mining to streamline the industry’s strategies to advance women in the industry.
Mantashe south africa mining indaba PDAC

South Africa’s DMRE schedule at PDAC 2020

The South African Government, led by the Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE), Gwede Mantashe is participating at PDAC 2020.
Sibanye-Stillwater

ICMM welcomes Sibanye-Stillwater to its membership

Precious metals mining company, Sibanye-Stillwater, has been accepted as a member of the International Council on Mining and Metals, or ICMM.

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