Safety

35: SA on track for lowest number of fatalities in history

With only three months remaining in 2019, South Africa’s mining industry is on track to achieve the lowest number of fatalities in recorded history – having recorded 35 fatalities for 2019, as at 23 September 2019 – a marked improvement on the 81 fatalities suffered in 2018.
amplats

EXCLUSIVE: Amplats’ Mogalakwena yet to reach full potential

While Amplats large-scale Mogalakwena open pit mine may hold ‘first place’ on the global PGM production podium, its greater potential has yet to be reached.
Golden Rim

Flagship gold project gains momentum

It’s been seven years since ASX-listed Golden Rim Resources acquired the licence for the Kouri gold project in Burkina Faso.
gold

A new West African gold explorer is born

A new privately-held mineral exploration company focused on West Africa has been created through the asset combination of Avant Minerals and Orca Gold.
Nigeria

The glory days are back for the mining sector in Nigeria

For a country with vast solid mineral resources, it is hard to believe that mining in Nigeria only contributes 0.5% to its GDP.
video

SACPS: The evolution of coal processing in South Africa

The chairman of Southern African Coal Processing Society discusses how the Society is helping drive technology change and improvements in the coal industry.
video

A truly South African provider of coal solutions

CEO of South African operations for Multotec, Rikus Immink, shares some of the innovations the company has delivered in the coal sector.
renewable energy

Why renewable energy makes economic sense for mining

Most mining and energy professionals would incorporate renewable energy into a mining operation to reduce operating costs.
drc

An opportunity to give back in the DRC

Mining companies in the DRC have established long-term futures and could make a difference to the country in which they operate through nature conservation.
Environment

De Beers pioneers environment-preserving initiative for the history books

De Beers Group has passed the halfway mark in a large-scale environment-sustaining project - the largest ever undertaken by a mining company.

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