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SEMAFO ups its security protocol following two armed incidents

TSX-listed gold miner SEMAFO has increased its security measures at both its Boungou and Mana mines in Burkina Faso following two armed incidents last week.
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SEMAFO faces another armed incident in Burkina Faso

SEMAFO has faced another armed incident near its operations in Burkina Faso – the second incident suffered by the mining company this month.
community

A strategy to boost community involvement in Nigeria

Exclusive interview with the Hon Janet Adeyemi, President of Women in Mining, Nigeria. At the upcoming Nigeria Mining Week in Abuja in October, she...
safety

The mining community is sick of waiting for DMR

Following another series of fatal incidents across underground mines sites what is South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources doing to create change?
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No fatalities following fire at Gold One operation

Successful rescue operation took place in the early hours of this morning at the Gold One’s Modder East operations, following a fire underground.
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Safety takes centre stage at Konkola Copper Mines

Konkola Copper Mines has launched a safety campaign in a bid to raise safety standards and curb mine accidents and fatalities within the company’s copper operations in Zambia.
technology

Mobility becomes mainstream at Anglo American’s Zibulo colliery

The advent of the digital era means that people are empowered to perform what were previously regarded as ‘desk duties’ anytime, anywhere. In a first for Anglo American South Africa, its Zibulo colliery introduced outbye Wi-Fi infrastructure and smartphones to revolutionise communication underground. 
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Sibanye-Stillwater suffers another employee fatality

Sibanye-Stillwater has suffered another employee fatality, this time at its Khomanani mine at the Driefontein operation.
automation

Automation: Making mining sexy again

In response to the growing reality that mines across the globe need to improve employee safety while simultaneously compensating for increasingly difficult-to-mine ore-bodies and lower grades, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is focusing intensively on its wide array of automation solutions.
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Blast monitoring takes the shock out of mining compliance reporting

Blast monitoring in mining is an important tool to measure your impact on surrounding structures and nearby communities when it comes to compliance reporting.

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