Fire and Gas detection and suppression systems

Fire and Gas detection and suppression systems have long formed an important part of the Loss Prevention toolkit for plants that process highly hazardous chemicals, both flammable and toxic. While every effort is made to prevent loss of containment of flammable and toxic chemicals, history has shown us that not only do these events occur,…

Eskom load-shedding affecting South African mines.

As the recent power cuts have re-entered the radar of all South Africans, it goes without saying that there will be certain repercussions to the South African economy and with no exception, the mining industry. With the previous announcement of an ‘electricity emergency’ in 2008 that forced the world's three largest mines - Anglo Gold…