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Sensible water management more evident at mines

By: Halima Frost     5th August 2022 Professional services provider WSP Earth and Environment in Africa, previously Golder Associates, water treatment lead Peter Wille says there has been a noticeable uptick in South African and African mines treating and reusing water, owing to global green initiatives and local pressure from... 

New Bill pressures mines to comply with water regulations

5th August 2022 In a release published in May by law firm Webber Wentzel partner Kirsty Kilner and senior associate Tendai Bonga it is said that the pressure on South African mining companies to raise their standards of environmental, social and corporate governance behaviour is expected to gain momentum this... 

WRC, Unicef formalise partnership

By: Natasha Odendaal     5th August 2022 The Water Research Commission (WRC) and the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (Unicef) have signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), formalising a partnership in the areas of citizen science, water quality and water sanitation and hygiene (Wash). After meeting in... 

Department working 'around the clock' to clear water-use licence backlog

By: Natasha Odendaal     5th August 2022 The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) is working “around-the-clock” to reduce the timeframe for the issuing of water-use licences. The department aims to finalise water-use licence applications within 90 days, a reduction on the 300 days it previously took to grant the licences. 

Jane Furse wastewater treatment works, South Africa

By: Sheila Barradas     5th August 2022 The project entails the development of wastewater treatment works in the Sekhukhune district municipality, in Limpopo. 

KwaDukuza wastewater treatment works, South Africa

By: Sheila Barradas     5th August 2022 The project entails the development of wastewater treatment works in the iLembe district municipality, in KwaZulu-Natal. 

Dam levels need public support to inch upwards

By: Natasha Odendaal     2nd August 2022 After a relatively dry start to the rain season, the dam levels are significantly lower than the same time last year, says Western Cape Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning Minister Anton Bredell. Department of Water and Sanitation data that shows that collectively,... 

BFS confirms Makhado project economics

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     29th July 2022 The favourable economics of JSE-listed MC Mining’s flagship Makhado project were confirmed in a bankable feasibility study BFS completed by Minxcon during the quarter ended June 30.  The development of Makhado is expected to deliver positive returns for shareholders and could position the company... 

If your seasonal workforce is not compliant, it could spell disaster

28th July 2022 By Donné Nieman, Sales Director, Western Cape at Workforce Staffing (Virtual Showroom): The agricultural sector is heavily reliant on a seasonal workforce, which is temporary in nature. The need to rapidly scale the workforce up and then down again means that farmers may turn to labour... 

African supply chain community learns how to do business with the United Nations

27th July 2022 African companies can do business with the United Nations (UN), and the process has been streamlined by the recent merging of the UN’s previously separate procurement and logistics departments into an integrated Office of Supply Chain Management in the Department of Operational Support. This was... 

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