"There is a lack of digital density across the value chain, which limits our ability to adopt technology without additional R&D."
Mining engineering students at Wits University will be better exposed to the contribution of modern survey technology in a range of mining disciplines.
Business and policy
Sibanye-Stillwater has made a complete safety turnaround from 2018. The Group achieved 6.5 million fatality free shifts on 14 February 2019.
Features & Analysis
Cities are turning to technology to improve. If they’re to live up to this they should leverage off the model used by smart mines.
Further to the announcement on 14 June 2018 advising the tragic loss of five employees who passed away after entering an area at its Kloof Ikamva mine that is not currently mined, on 11 June 2018, dual-listed Sibanye-Stillwater has provided an update on safety at its operations.
Wits University's Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry has joined forces with the Wits Mining Institute to take forward the university’s research and development for 21st century mining.
Health and safety
In a technology-focused partnership that will help make mines safer and more productive, the Wits Mining Institute (WMI) at the University of the Witwatersrand...