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coronavirus covid-19

Robust virus testing is key to SA mining industry’s COVID-19 response

The Minerals Council South Africa believes that the COVID-19 testing initiatives undertaken by its member companies was an important tool used by the mining industry, firstly, to better understand the progress of the virus, and secondly, to better manage the spread of the virus.
tailings

New tailings management standard sets the bar for mine tailings safety

The Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management was launched on 5 August 2020, as the first global standard on tailings management that can be applied to existing and future tailings facilities, wherever they are and whoever operates them.
COVID-19

South Deep calls for diligent behaviour as coronavirus spreads

“With the number of deaths and coronavirus infections rising daily the importance of wearing masks cannot be stressed enough,” says Puseletso Matete.
gold fields

South Deep gold mine: Gold Fields’ South African mine back in...

Gold Fields’ South Deep gold mine returned to profit in 2019, achieving two consecutive cash positive quarters following more than ten years of losses.
silicosis

Silicosis class action settlement becomes effective

The silicosis settlement agreement reached on 3 May 2018, which is an outcome of the silicosis and tuberculosis class action litigation, has become effective.
juwi renewable

juwi completes Stage 1 of 23 MW hybrid micro-grid EPC

“juwi has successfully completed the first stage of the development of one of Australia’s largest hybrid renewable micro-grid projects.” - Dave Manning
Ghana

Asanko Gold Ghana recognised as Ghana’s mining company of the year

Asanko Gold Ghana, the 50:50 joint venture between ASX and TSX-listed Asanko Gold and JSE-listed gold miner Gold Fields, has won the prestigious "Mining Company of the Year" award from the Ghana Chamber of Mines at the annual Ghana Mining Industry Awards Ceremony.
renewable energy

Hybrid renewable project powers up

EDL has switched on its 23 MW renewable power station that integrates photo-voltaic solar with gas and diesel generation for Gold Fields’ Agnew Gold Mine.
Katoro Gold

Gold Fields ranked top SA mining company on the 2019 DJSI

Gold Fields has again been ranked the top South African mining company on the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) database.
Gold Fields

Cost reporting from gold sector misleading and inconsistent

The world’s gold sector has been called to account for fostering potentially misleading and inconsistent reporting of its actual cost structure.

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