brazil

Africa learns from tailings dam failures in Brazil

The mining industry in Africa has been encouraged monitor the lessons still being learned from Brazil’s highly public and fatal tailings dam failures.
Malaria

De Beers Group supports technology for early detection of malaria

De Beers Group has provided R4 million to a company that is developing ground-breaking technology focused on reducing the global malaria burden.
ebola

Alphamin steers clear of Ebola with strict safety protocols

The Ebola epidemic has spread geographically to South Kivu and Goma in the DRC. To date there have been no instances near Bisie tin mine itself.
illegal mining

Police task team fights illegal mining in the Free State

A special South African Police Service, or SAPS, task team has been appointed to tackle gang violence and illegal mining in the Free State.
illegal mining

How to clamp down on illegal mining

Illegal mining leads to lost revenue and tax, lost employment opportunities, capital expenditure, exports and foreign exchange earnings.
electric motor

TECH NEWS: The importance of IE3 electric motor compliance

IE3 electric motors have made it increasingly important that the most appropriate starting method be selected to ensure optimum performance.
technology

Africa needs a digitalization strategy to compete in global economy

Digitalization is providing the continent with the opportunity to accelerate growth and rapidly expand struggling economies.
IsoMetrix

TECH NEWS: IsoMetrix acquired to create partnership with NOSA

The Carlyle Group has acquired a majority stake in IsoMetrix, a leading environmental, health and safety company, through their Carlyle Africa Fund.

Webinar recording: Should Upstream Tailings Storage Facilities be banned?

Gain insight from an expert panel as they discuss if Upstream Tailings Storage Facilities should be banned.
technology

TECH NEWS: The cutting edge of proximity detection

With mine safety legislation getting progressively tighter, Booyco Electronics continues to ensure compliance with its proudly South African PDS.

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