BME donation helps level the playing field for mining students BME donation helps level the playing field for mining students
Earning a place to study mining engineering at Wits University is a dream come true for many historically disadvantaged students, but it is only the beginning of a long, demanding
19 Jun 2017
Acid mining Long-term solution for acid mine drainage
The long-awaited acid mine drainage (AMD) long-term solution has be been launched, and Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane promises it will improve the water supply to
19 May 2016
Energy alternatives Trina Solar Awarded a Silver Rating in EcoVadis CSR Survey
Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services today announced that the Company has been granted a Silver Recognition..
09 May 2016
Sustainability Mine closures: Thorough planning paramount
In true tradition, to mark the opening of the 2016 Mining Indaba, Digby Wells Environmental hosted their 6th Annual Sustainability Breakfast at the Atlantic Imbizo Conference Venue, and Mining Prospectus was on
14 Apr 2016
Foreword Is there a light at the end of the tunnel?
Day-to-day engagement with key stakeholders in the mining industry does not, generally, leave one with an optimistic view for the mining industry in 2016, and the reasons are not difficult to identify...
03 Mar 2016
Investment Emerging Markets: Business as usual
In many respects, 2015 was a challenging year for investors in emerging markets. However, we consider many of the factors driving recent volatility to be temporary and we are optimistic for the longer term due
03 Mar 2016
Fuel Independent fuel wholesaler awarded first of its kind mining contract
Earlier this year saw one of South Africa’s larger independent fuel wholesalers, Gulfstream Energy, awarded sole supplier of a total fluid management solution to the Gamsberg Project site.
05 Nov 2015
Investment Emerging markets: All about central banks
This year, you might title the theme song of the global markets: ‘All about those (Central) Banks’ as monetary policy divergences have kept investors on alert and heightened market volatility, writes investment
27 Aug 2015
Women in mining Harnessing the power within
The topic of empowering women is close to my heart and continues to be a strident theme.
24 Aug 2015
Female representation SA number one in the world
Worldwide South Africa’s mining companies continue to have the best level of female representation at board level followed by Canada, while Australia has the lowest percentage of women in executive management..
16 Aug 2015
Cheryl Carolus Championing a better future
One of South Africa’s premier businesswomen, former politician and mining leader, Cheryl Carolus, grew up in a poor community on the Cape Flats and ended up joining the struggle for freedom at the tender age of
16 Aug 2015
Ed's letter August Salute to our wonderful women
We often give ourselves a hard time about the lack of transformation in South Africa, but if one looks at the mining industry, at least at boardroom level, women are represented better than a lot of our.......
06 Aug 2015

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