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AngloGold Ashanti

Pan African Resources concludes wage negotiations at Barberton Mines

JSE-listed Pan African Resources has successfully concluded a three-year wage agreement at its flagship Barberton Mines operation.

Memories and milestones of Electra Mining spanning four decades

1972- Electra Mining Africa was first held at the Milner Park Show Grounds, with 50 exhibitors using a total of 1 500 square metres.
Seriti Resources coal

Buffalo Coal’s Magdalena coal mine may close

Southern African coal producer Buffalo Coal Corporation may have to close its Magdalena coal mine should it be unable to restructure the operation and ensure the viability of the business going forward.

Platinum Group Metals files application for JV PGM Project

Platinum Group Metals has announced that Waterberg JV Resources has filed a Mining Right Application for the large-scale Waterberg PGM project.  

Electra visitors able to experience BME’s new blasting system ‘first-hand’

BME will be launching its new AXXIS central blasting system at the international Electra Mining exhibition at Nasrec in Johannesburg 10-14 September 2018.

BlueRock Diamonds begins processing higher-grade KV1 kimberlite ore

AIM-listed diamond producer BlueRock Diamonds has commence kimberlite processing from its second kimberlite pipe – the high-grade KV1.

DRA Global secures Assmang’s Gloria manganese project

DRA Global, secures EPCM contract for the replacement of the Gloria Manganese Mine’s rock handling infrastructure and surface plant.
Theta Gold Mines

Mine Planning Engineer – Northern Cape (South Africa)

Our Client is seeking a Mine Planning Engineer to compile an effective mine production plan and liaise with the operations team.
Mining Charter

Public comment period on draft Mining Charter closes

Friday 31 August 2018 is the last day for the the Department of Mineral Resources to receive written submissions on the draft Mining Charter which was gazetted for public comment in June 2018.

NUM members to go on strike at Harmony’s Phakisa mine

The National Union of Mineworkers in the Free State served a 48-hour strike notice to Harmony Gold Mining Company on 29 August 2018.

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