While South Africa’s mining industry has one of the most advanced health and safety programmes in the world, a number of challenges still remain, according to Dr Sophia Kisting, executive director of the National Institute for Occupational Health
Richards Bay Minerals emphasises partnerships with employees and communities to create value and enhance productivity and growth, says its CEO Mpho Mothoa.
Focus, flexibility, innovative thinking and core philosophies have established Minopex as a leading partnership business, says its group MD, Gerhard Hendriksz.
Diversification, quality and a commitment to the continent are all cornerstones of Mota-Engil Africa, says its CEO Gilberto Rodrigues.
Deshnee Naidoo, CEO of Vedanta Zinc International, believes in the beneficial influence mining can have, not only on economic development but communities too.