The SAIMM is a professional institute with local and international links aimed at assisting members source information about technological developments in the mining, metallurgical and related sectors.
Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) CEO Nosipho Siwisa-Damasane would be stepping down after four years at the helm. RBCT said on Tuesday that GM finance Alan Waller would be taking over as CEO from July 1, when GM strategy and compliance Casper Mbuyazi would assume the finance role.
Anglo American’s enterprise development arm Zimele has collaborated with the National Treasury’s Jobs Fund to support the establishment of 490 agricultural entrepreneurs through projects such as the Lambasi agricultural initiative – a jointly owned farming operation trading as Fundirite, in the Eastern Cape. The Lambasi agricultural initiative would soon celebrate its second harvest after having successfully aggregated 900 ha of arable land into a single commercial farming entity, representing 490 individual landowners.
A process has been developed that yields handsome profits by converting acid mine water into valuable fertiliser materials. The process, which purifies the water free of charge, removes all of the total dissolved solids and converts them into saleable materials.