VUMA Webinar on Recirculation, What ifs, Blast clearance and Design criteria

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | July 1, 2020

  VUMA Webinar on Recirculation, Blast clearance, Design criteria and What ifs. Get to grips with some of the features in VUMA-network. The webinar will be covering the: Recirculation Blast clearance Design Criteria What Ifs Thermal Sub data Be sure … Continued

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Online platform training program schedule 2020

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | June 11, 2020

COVID 19 changed the world very quickly and in order to still meet the needs of our clients and students we need to adjust and change manage our process and services. As many of you are aware we have been working on an online training program for a while now.

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Invitation: Workshop on project: CoE 180603 on 12 June 2020

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | June 10, 2020

Assess the feasibility of utilizing exhaled breath screening as an accurate and reliable measure alternative to blood sample.   The Mine Health and Safety Council has appointed Enterprise at the University of Pretoria to conduct a study to ‘Assess the … Continued

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Urgent Communication on Cancellation of COMCERT Examinations

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | June 3, 2020
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MVS Colliery Branch Newsletter May 2020

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | May 28, 2020
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ISO Standards related to COVID-19

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | May 19, 2020

The below list has been compiled to support global efforts in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. They are freely available in read-only format. ISO 374-5:2016, Protective gloves against dangerous chemicals and micro-organisms – Part 5: Terminology and performance requirements for … Continued

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MEC registrations and Exam dates

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | May 13, 2020

Please note information from Minerals Council regarding MEC Registrations and Exams dates   Please note that the registrations for the July 2020 examination closes on 31st May 2020 and the registrations for the November 2020 examinations closes on the 30 … Continued

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Barnel Presentation

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | May 7, 2020
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Urgent Communication on Postponement of Surveying Sampling Ventilation and Rock Mechanics Examinations

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | March 25, 2020
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MVSSA 2020 Delegate Registration Form

By Madelein Terre'Blanche | March 11, 2020
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Mining Health and Safety

June 6, 2013
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Anthony Coutinho from the Department of Mineral Resources gives expert insights into mining health and safety. Anthony Coutinho will be addressing health & safety challenges faced by the mining industry at the 3rd Global Health and Safety Forum in Mining on 16-17 September … Continued

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Photo Competition Winners

May 30, 2013
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Below are the winning photos from the recent photo competition!

2 confirmed dead, more than 20 trapped in tunnel near Grasberg mine

May 30, 2013
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A difficult and time-consuming rescue process was ongoing early Wednesday for dozens of Freeport Indonesia employees and contract workers trapped in a tunnel collapse. Author: Dorothy Kosich RENO (MINEWEB) – Freeport Indonesia reported Tuesday that rescue workers from the company … Continued

Is MSHA About to Defy Science, Logic & Law with a New Coal Dust Rule?

May 30, 2013
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By Erik Dullea and Henry Chajet MSHA anticipates publishing a final, new coal dust regulation in June 2013. A new exposure imit, proposed in October 2010, contemplates a 50% reduction from the current exposure limit (2 mg/m3) to 1 mg/m3. The accompanying … Continued