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Wits researchers unravel mystery that has plagued geologists for years

Researchers at Wits University in Johannesburg, South Africa, have found the answer to an enigma that has had geologists scratching their heads for years.

Laser scanner keeps Wits mining students at leading edge

Mining engineering students at Wits University will be better exposed to the contribution of modern survey technology in a range of mining disciplines.
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The Bushveld Complex in South Africa holds world’s most valuable minerals

Despite extensive research, scientists still do not understand how the Bushveld Complex in South Africa became the most valuable mineral area on Earth.
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Detective mission to trace history of new African meteorite

Researchers from Wits and the University of Antananarivo in Madagascar are on a “detective mission” to classify and trace the history of a meteorite.
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Mining equipment determines mineral extraction and processing

Mining equipment occupies a pivotal position in the mining process and determines the performance of mineral extraction and processing operations.
Orion Minerals

South Africa cautioned about China’s demand fluctuations

South Africa and other mineral-rich developing countries with close economic links to China must reassess their trade policies to provide a buffer against fluctuating...
Prof Cuthbert Musingwini Head of the School of  Mining Engineering at Wits University.

Wits Mining School jumps to 15 on world ranking

The School of Mining Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand has shot up the world league tables to take 15th place in the...

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