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IZA calls for a new zinc refinery to be built in...

South Africa is in need of a refinery to assist with the vast quantities of galvanized steel likely for infrastructure development plans.

Siemens Smart Mining Africa Forum brings digital innovation to the fore

This will be a platform where people can get a deep dive into some of the most exciting trends in technology today.

Is South Africa doing enough to avert a water crisis?

“The Department of Water Affairs and Forestry estimates that South Africa will have insufficient water supplies by 2025."

Barrick responds to potentially misleading Reuters report

The ambiguous wording could create the erroneous impression that Barrick exports gold or other products through the port of Durban.

De Beers drives true diamond beneficiation transformation

“In line with our drive for transformation De Beers has identified and creates opportunities beyond general cutting and polishing."

Nolitha Fakude: Exemplifying employment equity

Fakude has spent several years in the mining sector where she serves as chairperson of Anglo American South Africa’s management board.

Danfoss, DryTech and BMG improve processing at platinum operation

The JV developed a unique wet screw feeder for use by a South African platinum mine processing plant and smelter.

Sibanye-Stillwater’s vaccination programme gathers momentum

"If provided with sufficient vaccines, will be able to advance the roll out by utilising our other available health care facilities.”

RBplat begins vaccination of employees

It plans to roll out the vaccine to 10 000 employees and permanent contractors, in line with the government approved age categories.

South32 finalises energy supply agreement for Hillside Aluminium

“The smelter remains an contributor to the country, directly through employment and downstream industries that rely on Hillside’s output."

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