Orion Minerals’ Prieska copper-zinc project is nestled within a well-established renewable energy hub in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province.
The mining sector is being urged to modernise its technology infrastructure if it wants to be competitive in the digital era.
As engineers make targeted design modifications in these areas, FRAGTrack™ can measure the effectiveness of these changes in near real-time.
The approach taken to benchmark and improve Barrick’s operations was later developed into an international guideline by the Global Mining Guidelines Group.
“Until recently, we had no clear indication on the number of facilities around the world, their locations or the quantity of tailings."
COVID-19 has been a wake-up call for many industries, highlighting the importance of digital transformation and adaptability.
Health and safety
Deep Insights speaks to Dr Thuthule Balfour, head of health at Minerals Council South Africa about ramping up operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.