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tailings dam Brumadinho

Tailings management: What has changed since Brumadinho?

While the scale and consequences of the Brumadinho dam failure were extreme, other tailings dam failures have occurred on a regular basis.
Economy south africa elb

ELB Engineering Services placed under Business Rescue

Results for the period ended 31 December 2019 were negatively impacted by the depressed trading environment across all markets in which the Group operates.

DMRE says COVID-19 adherence a mixed bag

The DMRE found that three coal mines in Mpumalanga are not at the same level in terms of their state of readiness to respond to COVID-19.
MIP Industries

MIP Industries: New name, same industry-leading offerings

MIP has been restructured into four divisions in 2019. These are MIP Global, MIP Environmental, MIP Process Equipment and MIP Projects.

Operations at Kamoa-Kakula copper mine continue

Underground development at the Kakula continues to advance at a rapid pace. Approximately 12 kilometres of underground development now is complete.
Kwatani coal

Equipment knowledge is power – the proof is in the coal...

Kwatani has positioned itself as an expert and recently assisted one of South Africa’s largest coal producers increase its screening throughput.

Silicosis settlement: First claimant pay outs expected in Q2, 2020

Mine workers that have been affected by occupational lung diseases in gold mines will soon start being compensated by the companies for which they worked.
Magnis Energy afdb coal

TerraCom rings in changes to Universal Coal Board

The management team of Universal Coal - Tony Weber (CEO) and Celeste van Tonder (CFO) will remain with the company for an initial six month period.

Mantashe monitors COVID-19 lockdown compliance at Mpumalanga coal mines

DMRE minister Gwede Mantashe conducted unannounced mine visits at three colliers in Mpumalanga to assess compliance by mining companies to the nationwide lockdown regulations.
Resolute Mining gold

Sale of Ravenswood gold mine successfully completed

"The sale of our Ravenswood Gold Mine delivers on our objective of ensuring a new long-life future for Ravenswood while maximising value for shareholders."

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