"We have been a critical spares supplier to mines and materials handling operations for nearly 50 years and will now be able to supply the full solution from the actual grinding mills or screens etc to the screening media, liners and consumables as required by our clients."
The mining sector is the backbone of South Africa’s economy, reporting a record production of over R1 trillion for 2022 and remains one of the biggest employment sectors. However, recruiting an appropriately skilled and experienced labour force can be extremely laborious and time-consuming given the heavily regulated nature of the sector. Contractors involved in onboarding labour may struggle to balance the requirements of this onerous task. Partnering with a Temporary Employment Services (TES) provider can assist contractors by quickly and effectively sourcing skilled and compliant labour from a pool of available skills, along with additional tasks such as Human Resources (HR), Industrial Relations (IR), payroll, and more.
When creating a safety training programme, companies must use engaging training methods to hold employees’ attention and increase retention rates; develop training material that is relevant to workers’ roles; use real-life examples; include weekly or monthly refresher training; and provide ongoing support to workers after training has been completed.
By: Maureen Phiri, Sales Manager at Oxyon People Solutions Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) have begun to transform many sectors, and the mining industry is no different. The inherently hazardous environment within a mine can be made far safer with AI-based solutions such as autonomous equipment. Not only do these solutions enable improved...
The keynote welcome speech by Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Gwede Mantashe, at Mining Indaba 2023 acknowledgement of some of the current issues facing the mining industry, but did not address critical issues or set new targets, says Webber Wentzel.
Erudite Group of Companies Chairman Vincent Raseroka and Chief Executive Officer Johann de Bruin discuss major opportunities and challenges in Africa’s mining sector, as well as the company’s growth plans and strategy for 2023.
New policy documents and draft legislation relevant to the mining industry have been introduced, including initiatives to improve the process of resettlement and increase exploration investment, transitioning to a greener economy, and more stringent employment equity targets.
Proven in the most arduous environments, RENOLIT DTG BLUE is a calcium complex grease with an extreme temperature range of up to 1 100°C. It is suitable for all thread types and is blue in colour to provide ease of application, explains Dave Gons, National Sales Manager, Mining and Regional Mining Manager, Sub-Saharan Africa at FUCHS LUBRICANTS SOUTH AFRICA.
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