January 1, 1970

Robots, a control room – in 5 years you won’t recognise our mines

Conventional mining as we know it will soon no longer exist, chief executive officer of South African-based gold miner, Gold Fields, Nick Holland, told a recent […]
January 1, 1970

Glencore looks at possible IPO

Glencore, whois trying to reduce debt as commodity prices slump, says it’s studying the possibility of an initial public offering for its agricultural trading business. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Fatal accident at Zim mine

An employee of Mimosa Platinum was fatally injured while working underground at its mine in Zimbabwe, says the company. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Four killed in Rustenburg platinum mine fire

Four miners have died in an underground fire in a platinum mine near Rustenburg, the Impala group has said. Source: News