Communities hail Glencore's free Wi-Fi project.

18 November 2020

In its pursuit to continue to progress together with communities, Glencore Ferroalloys saw it fit to expand the already many ways in which it supports its host communities, especially in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. In striving to understand the ever-changing needs of their doorstep communities, Glencore established its free Wi-Fi initiative to enable community members to access information through the internet. This is especially beneficial for the learners in education facilities around Glencore's operations who can continue to fulfil their educational needs despite the impact of the pandemic.

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Alleged suicide at Impala hostel

13 November 2020

Rustenburg – The body of a man was found hanging from a water tank stand at Impala shaft 6 hostel on the morning of Wednesday 11 November. According to Rustenburg police spokesperson sergeant Ofentse Mokgadi, the circumstances around his death are unknown and police are investigating.

We extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.

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Sibanye-Stillwater signs three-year wage agreement at Kroondal operation

06 November 2020

Kroondal – Sibanye-Stillwater has announced the conclusion of a three-year wage agreement at the Kroondal operation which are part of the SA Platinum Group Metals (PGM) operations. The wage agreements were signed with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU). The agreements cover wages and conditions of service for a three-year period from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2023.

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All safe at Impala Platinum Mine’s Shaft 20

06 November 2020

Rustenburg – The rock conveyance system at Impala Platinum Mine’s Shaft 20 experienced a rope failure in the early hours of Tuesday 22 October.

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Borehole owners urged to be responsible for water users

25 September 2020

South Africa – Frequent spells of drought – combined with the uncertainty of municipal water supply – are leading more South Africans to invest in boreholes. It is a trend that requires responsible management, warns SRK Consulting.

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Sibanye Stillwater and RLM to re-purpose unused mine assets

25 September 2020

Rustenburg – Rustenburg Local Municipality (RLM) executive mayor councillor Mpho Khunou was part of a group of municipal officials who met with the Sibanye Stillwater leadership for a tour of properties and infrastructure that is no longer being used by the mining company.

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