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As material from these old dams is re treated, the resultant tailings will be deposited onto the new larger tailings dams, the first of which will be full after eight years (hence the need for further capital in year 8) and the second of which will have enough capacity to see the project through to completion. This project is expected to create

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During more than a century of gold mining in South Africa large amounts of tailings were. Chat Online MiningTailings storage facilitiesDust stormMine tailingsAeolian dusta b s t r a c tThe Wit. . Concentrations of air borne aerosols were below the South African Department of Envi.

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The Nature and Articulation of Ethical Codes on Tailings

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Tailings Dam Failures: A Review of the Last One

Tailings Dam Failures: A Review of the Last One Hundred Years Shahid Azam Qiren Li South America, Africa, and Australia,

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Upstream Raise Tailings Dams from a Low Risk

Upstream Raise Tailings Dams from a Low Risk Appetite Perspective: A Case Study R. van der Westhuizen1, G. Coetzer2 the Limpopo region of South Africa.

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Hazards identified and the need for The Author(s)

Special issue Hazards identified and the need for health risk assessment in the South African mining industry W Utembe1,2, EM Faustman3, P Matatiele1 and M Gulumian1,4 Abstract Although mining plays a prominent role in the economy of South Africa, it

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Selection of tailings impoundment sites RGC

There are, in South Africa, no laws which impose directly an obligation forn ally or informally to identify and compare alternative sites and substantiate the choice of site when planning a new tailings

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Albertus Du Plessis Tailings Engineer

View Albertus Du Plessis' profile on LinkedIn, including tailings dams, BHP Billiton Energy Coal South Africa.

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John Wates Chairman Alexander (Pty

View John Wates' profile on South Africa Industry Mining Strategic management, Paste tailings. Tailings engineering and project review. Dam and water

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Thermal leak detection to avoid tailing dam disasters

On February 1994, there was a major tailings dam failure in ia in the Free State, South Africa. The tailings failure killed 17 people, destroyed 80 houses and caused a large amount of environmental destruction. As a result, the 1995 Draft Code of Practice for the Design, Operation, and Closure of Tailings Dams was introduced. This

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Approval for Barberton Tailings Project

BTSF extension will be positioned adjacent to the current tailings dam on the Farms Bramber South 349JU and South Africa Approval for Barberton Tailings

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A useful tailings dam failure resource The Landslide

Image of the Merriespruit Tailings Dam failure in South Africa (image from Tailings.org)In the last year I have twice posted extensively about particular tailings dams failures and the resulting flowslides. The events in question were the 8th September 2008 Taoshi failure in Shaanxi, China and the 22nd December 2008

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Lancaster Dam savingwater.co.za

Posted by: Saving Water SA (Cape Town, South Africa) – partnered with Water Rhapsody conservation systems – 08 December 2010. Tailings Dams are holding millions of tonnes of dangerous metals and leading to severe damage to farms in the Johannesburg area.

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Five of the most devastating pollution disasters in South

Five of the most devastating pollution disasters in South Africa's history South Africa has had its fair share of disasters sparked by pollution. By Peter Church

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Abracadabra the Disappearing Tailings Dam Efficient and cost effective modelling and analysis of hydraulic structures using CFD Anomalies in design for mining dams

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USE OF CEMENT TO REDUCE EROSION OF THE

USE OF CEMENT TO REDUCE EROSION OF THE SLOPES OF MINE TAILINGS DAMS Nkhanedzeni Ernest Rankhododo A dissertation submitted to the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment,

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The environmental impact of seepage from gold, The environmental impact of seepage from gold mine tailings dams near Johannesburg, South Africa Submitted inpartialfulfilment oftherequirements

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Lambert vd Nest PARAGON

Lambert has more than twenty years worth of business experience and specifically in the mining services sector. After completing his M.Sc. (soil science), Lambert co founded the company Envirogreen, which specialised in the environmental rehabilitation of tailings dumps and became the market leader in its field with operations across South

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Republic of South Africa Journal of the South African Institute of Research has shown that erosion from steep slopes of tailings dams in South Africa can

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Uranium pollution of South African streams – An

by tailings dams and the associated hazard potential for downstream users. Uranium mining in South Africa South Africa are tailings that are deposited in slimes)

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Uranium pollution of South African streams

During more than a century of gold mining in South Africa large amounts of tailings Search SpringerLink. Uranium contamination of streams by tailings dams

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TREATING CHROME TAILINGS FOR PGMs

The tailings are taken to a live tailings dam. "In the future even these tailings may be reprocessed, Next article SOUTH AFRICA'S CHANGING PLATINUM LANDSCAPE

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Hazards identified and the need for The Author(s)

Although mining plays a prominent role in the economy of South Africa, it is associated with many chemical tailings dams and dumps contains a variety of toxic

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Tailings Management WOMP

Tailings Management Strategies to Meet Today's Demands Although rare, major incidents involving tailings dams have the potential to do immense harm, both on the ground and at the corporate level. Effective management of tailings deposition and long term storage is critical to minimizing this risk.

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