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Boost for mechanised mining in South Africa

Gold Fields (SJ:GFI) and South Africa’s University of Witwatersrand have signed a R6 million (US$432,670) three-year partnership to further the academic knowledge of mechanised mining and rock engineering.

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Future Of Mining > Investment

Boost for mechanised mining in South Africa

Gold Fields (SJ:GFI) and South Africa’s University of Witwatersrand have signed a R6 million (US$432,670) three-year partnership to further the academic knowledge of mechanised mining and rock engineering.

Staff reporter

Boost for mechanised mining in South Africa

Gold Fields is hoping to help bring on more mechanised mining and rock engineering expertise with its funding

Wits Mining School

The miner will provide funding to the university's School of Mining Engineering and Wits Mining Institute in an effort to fill the mechanised mining skill gap in South Africa.