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Worker dies at Mponeng gold mine 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th August 2012 Miner AngloGold Ashanti on Monday reported the death of an employee at its Mponeng mine, near Carletonville, in Gauteng. The gold miner stated that the deceased, an electrician, was electrocuted while conducting the quarterly inspection and testing of a mini substation on Sunday morning. 

Trapped worker rescued at Harmony’s Kusasalethu

By: Creamer Media Reporter      31st July 2012 Harmony Gold said on Tuesday it had successfully rescued a mineworker trapped in a rockfall incident at its Kusasalethu mine, near Carletonville. The miner was trapped after a seismic event on Monday, measuring 1.4 magnitude. 

Gold Fields reports resource, reserve estimates

By: Natasha Odendaal     23rd April 2012 South African gold miner Gold Fields has reported a 15% increase in mineral reserves at its South Deep gold mine, near Carletonville. The company stated in its 2011 Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves guide that the mine design optimisation and inclusion of additional areas, which were not... 

Company Announcement: MDM awarded Gold One and Gold Fields Synergy scoping study

     27th March 2012 MDM Engineering Group Limited, the minerals process and project management company focused on the mining industry, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the scoping study for the Gold One International Limited and Gold Fields Limited joint venture project. 

West Rand ‘Ergo’ steps forward as MDM awarded scoping study

By: Martin Creamer     26th March 2012 The potential for a second Ergo, this time on the West Rand, took another step forward on Monday when engineering group MDM announced that it had been awarded the scoping study contract for the Gold One/Gold Fields joint venture (JV) project. The JV’s aim is to recover nine-million ounces of... 

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