Mining Weekly | Health & Safety http://www.miningweekly.com/page/health-safety Sun, 18 Nov 2018 23:00:31 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Although trending lower, lung disease incidence in SA mines still ‘alarmingly high’ http://www.miningweekly.com/article/although-trending-lower-lung-disease-incidence-in-sa-mines-still-alarmingly-high-2018-11-09 Nadine James HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504271 1542101440 1542319200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765951_resized_health.jpg 511 287 VR reinventing education, training in organisations – BSC http://www.miningweekly.com/article/vr-reinventing-education-training-in-organisations-bsc-2018-11-14 Simone Liedtke SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:27:00 +0200 504751 1542207512 1542205620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kumba champions ‘zero-harm’ approach for mining industry http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kumba-champions-zero-harm-approach-for-mining-industry-2018-11-14 Tasneem Bulbulia SAFETY Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:00:00 +0200 504744 1542204280 1542204000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766319_resized_philipfourie1120181022.jpg Kumba Iron Ore safety and sustainable development executive head Philip Fourie 511 287 AngloGold Ashanti debt falls, Mponeng stands out http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglogold-ashanti-debt-falls-mponeng-stands-out-2018-11-05 Martin Creamer GOLD Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:00:00 +0200 503693 1541424633 1541404800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764294_resized_anglogoldashantionline1022.jpg The debt reduction path of AngloGold Ashanti 511 287 Commitments for continued spending in South Africa – AngloGold http://www.miningweekly.com/article/commitments-for-continued-spending-in-south-africa-anglogold-2018-11-05 Martin Creamer GOLD Mon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503771 1541427388 1541368800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764445_resized_kelvindushnisky0518bloomberg1022.jpg AngloGold Ashanti CEO Kelvin Dushnisky 511 287 New tech ensures safety at underground mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-tech-ensures-safety-at-underground-mines-2018-11-02 Thabi Madiba Health & Safety Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502136 1540885365 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761005_resized_minemechanisationequipmentradio1022.jpg HANDY TECH The radios provide continuous communication signal strength of 5/5 511 287 Amplats takes all of Mototolo http://www.miningweekly.com/article/amplats-takes-all-of-mototolo-2018-11-01 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Thu, 01 Nov 2018 11:51:00 +0200 503459 1541074969 1541065860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763784_resized_chrisgirffithonlinepicgood.jpeg Anglo American Platinum CEO Chris Griffith 511 287 MC Mining, industry reinvention and EVs in mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mc-mining-industry-reinvention-and-evs-in-mining-2018-10-31 Creamer Media Reporter Health & Safety Wed, 31 Oct 2018 12:31:00 +0200 503317 1540984996 1540981860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763557_resized_martin2st10181022dylan.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76586_2018-10-31_secondtake_mw_-_hd_web.mp475491486MC Mining, industry reinvention and EVs in mining MC Mining, industry reinvention and EVs in mining Queensland gets tough on mine safety, gives inspectors more power http://www.miningweekly.com/article/queensland-gets-tough-on-mine-safety-gives-inspectors-more-power-2018-10-31 Esmarie Iannucci HEALTH & SAFETY Wed, 31 Oct 2018 10:32:00 +0200 503335 1540978533 1540974720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Greenpeace Africa affirms Mpumalanga is a nitrogen dioxide air pollution hotspot http://www.miningweekly.com/article/greenpeace-africa-affirms-mpumalanga-is-a-nitrogen-dioxide-air-pollution-hotspot-2018-10-29 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Mon, 29 Oct 2018 15:22:00 +0200 503120 1541067491 1540819320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lake Charles on track and within budget http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lake-charles-on-track-and-within-budget-2018-10-26 Halima Frost Health & Safety Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501383 1540218114 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759456_resized_sasolboilersbeinginstalled10181022.jpg BOILING POINT The Lake Charles boiler facility has produced first steam 511 287 Change management crucial for automation http://www.miningweekly.com/article/change-management-crucial-for-automation-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Health & Safety Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501615 1540218116 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759943_resized_epirocsmartdrillrig10181022.jpg SMART DRILL RIG The Epiroc Advanced Drilling Solutions division supplies surface drilling machines that are autonomous 511 287 Surface miners drive up savings in coal mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/surface-miners-drive-up-savings-in-coal-mining-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Health & Safety Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501672 1540218116 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760096_resized_wirtgensurfaceminer10181022.jpg WIRTGEN 4200 SM Using Wirtgen surface miners delivers compelling improvements in final product quality, cost-efficiency, environmental protection and safety 511 287 Reutech Mining plans to expand product range http://www.miningweekly.com/article/reutech-mining-plans-to-expand-product-range-2018-10-26 Jessica Oosthuizen Health & Safety Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501579 1540801116 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759877_resized_reutechminingmsr10181022.jpg QUICK SCAN The Reutech Mining Movement and Surveying Radar is the fastest scanning real aperture radar capable of detecting submillimeter movement of up to 4 000 m away from the rock face 511 287 Employee dies in accident at Medusa's Philippines mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/employee-dies-in-accident-at-medusas-philippines-mine-2018-10-24 Esmarie Iannucci HEALTH & SAFETY Wed, 24 Oct 2018 10:07:00 +0200 502635 1540368516 1540368420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Harmony, Amplats report fatalities http://www.miningweekly.com/article/harmony-amplats-report-fatalities-2018-10-19 Marleny Arnoldi HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:19:00 +0200 502323 1539958797 1539958740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Asbestos mining residues exempt from final Canada asbestos ban http://www.miningweekly.com/article/asbestos-mining-residues-exempt-from-final-canada-asbestos-ban-2018-10-19 Mariaan Webb ASBESTOS REGULATIONS Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:08:00 +0200 502305 1539947659 1539936480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mike Eksteen reflects on twenty-fifth anniversary of Kloof Gold accident http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mike-eksteen-reflects-on-twenty-fifth-anniversary-of-kloof-gold-accident-2018-10-19 Nadine James HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 08:59:00 +0200 502255 1539937896 1539932340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761288_resized_dirkalbrechtandmikeeksteen2018nadinejames1022.jpg Dirk Albrecht & Mike Eksteen 511 287 Motsoaledi calls on mining industry to provide healthy working environment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/motsoaledi-calls-on-mining-industry-to-provide-healthy-working-environment-2018-10-18 Simone Liedtke HEALTH & SAFETY Thu, 18 Oct 2018 16:08:00 +0200 502233 1539939806 1539871680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Increased urgency to improve mine health, safety – Mantashe http://www.miningweekly.com/article/increased-urgency-to-improve-mine-health-safety-mantashe-2018-10-18 Simone Liedtke HEALTH & SAFETY Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502158 1539874174 1539858240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761062_resized_gwedemantashe28082018adu102222.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 Plea for govt to awaken to massive economic potential of mining http://www.miningweekly.com/article/plea-for-govt-to-awaken-to-massive-economic-potential-of-mining-2018-10-10 Martin Creamer MINING LEGISLATION Wed, 10 Oct 2018 16:24:00 +0200 501421 1539337570 1539181440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759491_resized_claudebaissacstudio10101801cmjpgbest.jpg Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76330_2018-10-10_eunomix_cg.mp4168521470 Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on South Africa’s massive mining opportunity loss. Video, Video Editing and Photographs: Christo Greyling. Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer on South Africa’s massive mining opportunity loss. Video, Video Editing and Photographs: Christo Greyling. Metso Megaliner improves safety, reduces downtime http://www.miningweekly.com/article/metso-megaliner-improves-safety-reduces-downtime-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Health & Safety Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499148 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755137_resized_metsotharisa09181022.jpg FAST AND EFFECTIVE Megaliner uses fewer and larger parts improving safety, with faster installations 511 287 Conveyor fire prevention system rolling out http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conveyor-fire-prevention-system-rolling-out-2018-10-05 Halima Frost Health & Safety Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499202 1538465661 1538690400 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755250_resized_conveyorsaasliostech09181022.jpg TELL NO LIOS The new LIOS Technology allows for fire hazard dangers to be tended to immediately 511 287 Mines urged to do ‘all they can’ to limit pollution from used oil http://www.miningweekly.com/article/used-oil-storage-disposal-requirements-to-mitigate-water-contamination-rose-foundation-2018-09-28 Nadine James MINING & THE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499989 1538465665 1538690400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Junior gold miner reports strong earnings for first half of year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/junior-gold-miner-reports-strong-earnings-for-first-half-of-year-2018-10-05 Rebecca Campbell Gold Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500014 1538465666 1538690400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cobalt mining in DRC poses public health risk – study http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cobalt-mining-poses-public-health-risk-children-particularly-susceptible-researcher-2018-10-05 Nadine James HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499955 1538465666 1538690400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756894_resized_cobaltasset2016reutersjamesakena1022.jpg COBALT CONCERNS Children living in the mining district had ten times as much cobalt in their urine as children living elsewhere 511 287 Zimplats held up as mine safety benchmark at Joburg Indaba http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zimplats-held-up-as-mine-safety-benchmark-at-joburg-indaba-2018-10-04 Martin Creamer SAFETY Thu, 04 Oct 2018 10:14:00 +0200 500737 1538646873 1538640840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758206_resized_terencegoodlace1022.jpg Terence Goodlace 511 287 Empire State mine contractor dies http://www.miningweekly.com/article/empire-state-mine-contractor-dies-2018-10-03 Creamer Media Reporter FATALITY Wed, 03 Oct 2018 10:40:00 +0200 500467 1538556078 1538556000 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 46-year-old man dies in accident at Lonmin mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/46-year-old-man-dies-in-accident-at-lonmin-mine-2018-10-02 News24Wire HEALTH & SAFEETY Tue, 02 Oct 2018 09:00:00 +0200 500270 1538463928 1538463600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Excavators moving mountains in Lesotho http://www.miningweekly.com/article/excavators-moving-mountains-in-lesotho-2018-09-28 Halima Frost Health & Safety Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498593 1537859709 1538085600 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753881_resized_materialshpebasilread09181022.jpg UNEARTHING POTENTIAL Basil Read is using Hyundai R850LC-9S tracked excavators for a diamond operation in Lesotho 511 287 I-CAT partners with UP to develop localised dust suppression solution http://www.miningweekly.com/article/icat-partners-with-up-develops-localised-dust-suppression-solution-2018-09-28 Nadine James HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499125 1538119817 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 New products can improve safety, productivity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kelmeg-products-services-can-assist-companies-in-attaining-zero-harm-2018-09-21 Nadine James HEALTH & SAFETY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498793 1537193996 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754435_resized_rodneyyoungkelmagstandelectramining0918nadinejames1022.jpg RODNEY YOUNG Innovation is a pivotal focal point and Kelmeg invests considerably into research and development, every year 511 287 Focus turns to nonexplosives-based rock breaking as quest for safer, more-efficient mining ... http://www.miningweekly.com/article/backbone-of-mining-modernisation-and-mechanisation-calls-for-abolishment-of-explosives-2018-09-21 Dylan Slater MINING TECHNOLOGY Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498566 1537260245 1537480800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754876_resized_alternatives.jpg 511 287 Pan African’s rapid turnaround removes false notions on doing business in SA http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pan-africans-rapid-turnaround-removes-false-notions-on-doing-business-in-sa-2018-09-19 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:34:00 +0200 499211 1537519602 1537367640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755284_resized_cobuslootsmartinbest1022cm.jpg Pan African CEO Cobus Loots (right) interviewed by Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76046_2018-09-19_pan_-_hd_web.mp460990158Pan African Resources management outline the company’s low-cost repositioning to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and video editing: Darlene Creamer 19.09.2018 Pan African Resources management outline the company’s low-cost repositioning to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer. Video and video editing: Darlene Creamer 19.09.2018 Upbeat Pan African repositioned as lower-cost gold producer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/upbeat-pan-african-repositioned-as-lower-cost-gold-producer-2018-09-19 Martin Creamer GOLD Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:02:00 +0200 499110 1537366092 1537340520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755034_resized_thabomokoenaerickholwaneandcobusloots21022.jpg Pan African Resources CEO Cobus Loots (right) with Thabo Mokoena (left) and Eric Kholwane (centre) at the Elikhulu sod-turning ceremony 511 287 CNN-flighted advert projecting huge growth for platinum-using fuel cells http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cnn-flighted-advert-projecting-huge-growth-for-platinum-using-fuel-cells-2018-09-18 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:36:00 +0200 499092 1537361906 1537281360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755005_resized_japanfuelcellimagebest1022.jpg CNN-flighted advertisement projecting fuel cell growth. 511 287 Philippine President repeats desire to 'close all mining' after landslides http://www.miningweekly.com/article/philippine-president-repeats-desire-to-close-all-mining-after-landslides-2018-09-17 Reuters PHILIPPINE MINING Mon, 17 Sep 2018 13:17:00 +0200 498940 1537183163 1537183020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Pan African expects lower earnings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pan-african-expects-lower-earnings-2018-09-14 Martin Creamer GOLD Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:33:00 +0200 498842 1536937583 1536935580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754530_resized_cobusloots210220915duane.jpg Pan African CEO Cobus Loots 511 287