January 1, 1970

EDC unveils R200m quarry aggregate mine in Indwe

The Eastern Cape Development Corporation has spent some R736 000 prepping up for operations a R200m quarry aggregate mine in Indwe, just outside Queenstown. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Probe after worker killed at Harmony mine

Investigations are underway after a mining employee was killed while working underground at Harmony’s Phakisa mine, management says. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Mining industry supports unclaimed benefits efforts – lung disease group

The Occupational Lung Disease Working Group says it actively supports national departments to ensure former mineworkers can claim all their benefits. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Harmony to halt mining at Kusasalethu in 5 years

Harmony Gold Mining says it will effectively stop mining Kusasalethu in five years, reducing the life of its third-largest mine by about 19 years. Source: News