ASPASA director Nico Pienaar

ASPASA backs MCSA’s view on corruption

ASPASA backs MCSA’s view on corruption

Surface mining industry association ASPASA has thrown its full weight behind the Minerals Council South Africa’s call for visible leadership in the eradication of corruption. Representing mainly smaller surface mines, the association accounts for a...

Fighting COVID-19 with facts and figures

Information is key in the fight against COVID-19 which has prompted surface mining industry association, ASPASA to ensure that its members and their staff are well informed about the disease. Since the beginning of the outbreak in South Africa, the...

Lessons learnt from COVID-19 in mining

Information gathered from across the globe is showing the way for South Africa’s surface mines to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 disease in the workplace and mitigate its effects during and after the pandemic. With the spread of the virus at...

Post Covid-19 unity is required

With businesses across the globe entering uncertain times amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it is vital that industry sectors stand together and rebuild in a structured and sustainable way. Planning is already in progress for small-tier surface mines...