Dec 07, 2017· Digging Deeper. South African miners are having to go deeper in ageing shafts to access additional ore in a country that's been mined commercially for over a century. Most miners killed this year labored in gold and platinum mines, which can extend more than 2 miles (3 kilometers) underground.
(CNN) Five miners died in a South African copper mine Sunday after a fire trapped the workers underground, the country's Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union said. One miner was ...
Jan 29, 2019· According to a notice of proposed class settlement; six companies, African Rainbow Minerals, Anglo American SA, AngloGold Ashanti, Gold Fields, Harmony, SibanyeStillwater and some of the affiliate mining entities have reached a conditional settlement to pay compensation to eligible former Wenela mine workers and dependants of those who have passed away.
May 20, 2016· He is one of tens of thousands of miners preparing to sue some of South Africa's largest gold mining companies, including Anglo American, AngloGold Ashanti, Harmony Gold .
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Jul 11, 2018· The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is demanding changes to mining legislation after yet another miner was killed, this time at Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine in Carletonville, west of .
In FY18, our South African operations accounted for 93% of total gold production of, with 7% coming from Papua New Guinea. At 30 June 2018, Harmony reported attributable gold equivalent mineral reserves of of gold, and attributable gold mineral resources of
South Africa's Harmony Gold said on Sunday all 486 miners who were trapped underground following a fire had been rescued.. The blaze occurred about km ( miles) underground during maintenance on an air cooler at the Kusasalethu mine, a deep level operation west of Johannesburg that is Harmony's single largest gold producer.
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The last of the 3,200 workers trapped underground in a South African gold mine was brought to the surface today, more than 24 hours after being stranded by a broken elevator. The final man emerged ...
Oct 19, 2012· Gold Fields mine strike ends in South Africa. Workers were also still off the job at Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine. With the government calling on miners to return to work, companies have become emboldened to issue sacking ultimatums to thousands of illegal strikers, a hardball negotiating tactic that appears to be having some effect.
Jul 21, 2015· English/Nat Nine South African gold miners have been rescued alive after four days entombed in a collapsed mine shaft. The survivors of the accident emerged more or .
Aug 28, 2017· A third miner has died at a South African gold mine operated by Harmony Gold and two more remain missing after they were trapped underground following an earth tremor, the company said on Monday. Friday's tremor that rocked the Kusasalethu mine, one of the world's deepest, with gold .
Jan 15, 2016 ... Thousands of abandoned gold mines are scattered across South Africa, ... or DMR, holds a list of 6,000 "derelict and ownerless" mines, which became ... South African companies dig up waste weighing more than 15 million...
Nov 12, 2018· WATCH | Welkom man gunned down in his car was gold mine's chief safety officer By Iavan Pijoos 12 November 2018 14:21 A mine security officer has been shot dead in .
Oct 08, 2012· Gold Fields is one of the largest unhedged gold producers with million goldequivalent ounces produced from eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa. Gold .