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After five years of steadily implementing its Safety for Life brand, Omnia Group company BME has successfully achieved one of its key safety targets – a zero recordable case rate (RCR) – for the year ending January 2023. “We consider...
thyssenkrupp Uhde has successfully supplied and commissioned a Drop Tank and Rail Loading Condenser Unit at Richards Bay harbour which has contributed to reduced operational costs and optimised safety for a key customer. The scope of the project was to...
A new mascot to promote health and safety awareness among its crew on mining sites has been introduced by drilling technology solutions provider Rosond of Midrand. The company has an existing mascot called Sindile, and in December last year...
Researchers from the University of the Witwatersrand have come up with a method to clean mining-polluted water. The acid mine drainage (AMD) is the runoff of pollutants like sulfuric acid and heavy metals that secrete into waterways, affecting wildlife and...
Epiroc, a leading productivity and sustainability partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, has agreed to acquire Mernok Elektronik (Pty) Ltd, a South African company that provides advanced collision avoidance systems for mining companies. With this acquisition, Epiroc will...
Epiroc’s new Boltec with Auto Bolt Reload (ABR) is the first ever underground rock reinforcement drill rig designed such that the bolt type and machine work together in synergy to deliver optimal safety, performance and quality. With this innovation,...
As mine workers continue to work long hours across consecutive shifts, heavy duty mining vehicles and machinery – for overground and underground operations – is often required to work 24/7 to meet tight schedules. Operating in the high-risk mining...
Safety training is critical, particularly in high-risk industries such as aviation, manufacturing, mining and logistics. This training ensures that every employee understands how their actions, or lack thereof, can impact their wellbeing and the safety of others on their...
An iron ore mining operation has invested in workforce development solutions from Immersive Technologies to boost the capability of their heavy equipment operator workforce.  Headquartered in Perth Western Australia, operating several iron ore mines, their operations are positioned as...
By Ning Yun, Director of Data Storage Department of Huawei SAR   Ransomware is striking at an alarming rate. Information technology research and consultancy company Gartner predicts, by 2025, at least 75% of IT organizations will face one or more...