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Getting back on track

Chris Hattingh, Executive Director, Centre for Risk Analysis IN 2022 Exxaro (by production the country’s biggest coal miner) exported 5,2 million tons of coal. For 2023 it expects overall volumes to be...

Giving smaller-scale miners a voice when it matters most

PROVIDING up-to-the-minute services and solutions to surface miners remains a key focus of industry association, ASPASA, which aims to smooth the way for its members to run safe, profitable and sustainable...

Hearing loss is a neglected hazard for miners

IN 2020 alone, despite COVID-19, mining contributed R361.6 billion  to South Africa’s gross domestic product, a share of over 8%. The industry employs 451 000 people. But despite its value and the regulations in place to...

Safe, lightweight walkways for mine rescue drill

MENTIS Africa supplied positive-grip, pressed-section planks and walkways from its well-known Die-Line range for the Chamber of Mines rescue drilling unit based at Colliery Training College (CTC) at eMalahleni in Mpumalanga. The...

New code for surface miners

World-renowned surface mining industry association, ASPASA, has transformed the nature of the industry over the past two decades and plans to advance the industry still further with the mandatory introduction of...


WEG Africa pioneers local manufacture of MV softstarters in SA

WEG Africa has become the first OEM to produce medium voltage (MV) softstarters in South Africa, reducing lead times for customers and supporting the...


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