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Fighting the good fight: COVID-19 vaccine to include mining communities

Mining communities in South Africa are among those who have been disproportionally impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.

How to optimise shaft performance in mature mines

With precious metal prices hitting record levels, and COVID-19 still wreaking havoc, mine owners are looking at maximising their production.
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Mining operations suspended at Mothae

Due to a surge in COVID-19 cases the Lesotho Government has imposed a 14-day nation-wide lockdown commencing midnight Lesotho time tonight.
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Gold Fields’ South Deep calls for diligence amid COVID second wave

Gold Fields’ South Deep mine has called on all employees and communities to be mindful of applying preventative measures to protect against the second wave of COVID-19 in South Africa.

Deep Insights #26: State of the SA mining industry

In this episode Shirley Weber of ABSA discusses the state of the South African mining industry and the road to recovery post COVID-19.

Is there an opportunity to build back South Africa’s mining industry?

The mining industry weathered the COVID-19 storm, mostly unscathed, and certainly better than many other sectors.
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Etching our names in history

It’s been a long and tiresome journey to some sort of normality ever since South Africa reported its first COVID-19 case on 5 March.
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Dr Thuthula Balfour: Fighting the unrecognised pandemic

As a collective, we can organise reprioritise other medical conditions in the era of COVID-19.” - Dr Thuthula Balfour

Collaboration to optimize mineral processing plants

"In the climate of COVID-19, remote monitoring of operations while driving productivity has become increasingly relevant."

Deep Insights #23 : Modernisation in Mining Ep.4

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to the fore the importance of digital technology in mining. Now, more than ever technology is playing a leading role in the future of mining. Listen to this exclusive podcast brought to you by Siemens Minerals Solutions.

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