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NUM says Marula wildcat strike is over

The wildcat strike at Impala Platinum’s Marula mine in Burgersfort, Limpopo is over, with workers expected to return to work imminently, according to the National Union of Mineworkers. “The strike has ended, and workers will be going back to...

Impala nonplussed by wildcat strike at Marula

Impala Platinum has said it remained in the dark as to the reason for the wildcat strike by 2 000 workers at its Marula mine. No labour union or group of employees has taken responsibility for the walkout, which began on 4 July, an Impala...

Jubilee submits scoping report for Tjate

Jubilee has submitted the scoping report for its 70 million ounce Tjate PGM project to the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR), it has confirmed. “We continue to drive the mining right application for our world-class Tjate project, and I am...

Northam Platinum appoints new CEO

Northam Platinum has announced the appointment of Paul Dunne as successor to Glyn Lewis, the current CEO. This follows a decision by Lewis to slightly accelerate his retirement plans as Northam’s CEO, the platinum producer said in a statement....
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Implats results reflect problems at Rustenburg

The worlds second biggest platinum producer, Impala Platinum (Implats), has released its results for the six months ended 31 December 2012. The results reflect that its Rustenburg operation has performed poorly in different aspects over this...