2019 – Issue 6
The past 18 months has seen a uptick in exploration. There have been boom and bust cycles in the past – the latest cycle lasting longer than expected.
It may have taken several years for mining junior SepFluor to get its Nokeng fluorspar project off the ground now it’s all systems go.
Health and safety
Health, safety and environment compliance management is governed by paper based processes. These are not infallible and are open to human error.
While South African mines have filtered tailings for years, this water-saving practice has usually been limited to certain aspects of the material stream.
When Sadanand Makar started Oriental Rubber Industries in 1949, he did so in order to supply rubber products to the Indian Army.