Novel narrow reef roofbolter a success at Booysendal mine

Northam Platinum’s Booysendal is flexing its mechanisation muscle tomaximise safety and productivity benefits that mechanisation/trackless mining can offer.

Wits mining graduates on the hunt for strategies to reinvent mining

Two graduates from the Wits School of Mining Engineering are embracing the opportunity to seek out long-term solutions for the mining sector.
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CSMI enhances sustainability focus at Wits Mining Institute

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.

Plan for SA gold mining’s decline, urges SRK

As gold mining in South Africa heads into its sunset years, it is wishful to think that a 'silver bullet' such as mechanisation will...

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