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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MVSSA/ Mike Howes Prize in Mine Ventilation

October 3, 2019
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The winner of this years “MVSSA/ Mike Howes Prize in Mine Ventilation” at the Camborne School of Mines in Cornwall UK is Moitse Didimalang from Botswana.  

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Temporary post at coal mine

October 2, 2019
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KDOHC have a temporary post available (minimum 3 month period) for a section 12 appointee in an underground coal mine in the Witbank area. Person should be: In position of a Certificate in Mine Environmental Control; Previously  experience with an … Continued

Conference Proceedings 2019

September 10, 2019
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MVSSA Branch award July 2019 – Awarded to Free State Branch

September 5, 2019
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MVSSA Branch award July 2019 – Awarded to Free State Branch  

Invitation to Coaltech Colloquium

September 2, 2019
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Attendance at Australian Mine Vent Symposium in Perth, Australia August 2019

Attendance at Australian Mine Vent Symposium in Perth, Australia

August 30, 2019
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Technical Visit 20 September Free State Branch

August 20, 2019
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Platinum-catalysed fuel cells can cut mine ventilation costs – HySA

August 14, 2019
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JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Replacing diesel machines with zero-emitting fuel cell electrical equipment can reduce the cost of underground mine ventilation and lower health risk, says Hydrogen Infrastructure (HySA) director Dr Dmitri Bessarabov, who adds that renewable hydrogen can also be … Continued

Western Branch Training Day Invitation

August 8, 2019
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MVSSA Free State Technical Visit 22 August 2019

August 5, 2019
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