lily mine collapse on News24
2016-03-10 19:28. Things seem bleak for the families of the three miners trapped underground at Lily Gold Mine in Mpumalanga as the CEO of Vantage Goldfields ... 2017-02-04 20:00. The National Union of Mineworkers has announced its supports for workers and communities in the Lily mine in Barberton who are...Read More
Collapse at Lily Mine | Barberton Times
Feb 8, 2016 ... February 8, 2016. Feb 9 – Day 5. 08:30. Mr Mike Begg, say to Barberton Times “The adrenalin is pumping. We are in the red zone as these people ... 08:20. Mr Christo De Klerk, CEO of Mines Rescue Services SA, this morning confirmed that there is indeed signs of life coming from the depths of the mine.Read More
The story of a little gold mine | Lowvelder
Nov 22, 2013 ... They describe themselves as a little mining company near Barberton, but they have big plans. ... technology worldwide in 1986. Expansion of mining is in the pipeline for Vantage. Beggs says it wants to increase its operations at Lily mine from 8 000 to 20 000 tons per month, and to 50 000pm at Barbrook.Read More
Lily mine secures funding and will resume search in September
Jun 9, 2017 ... Lilly Mine in Mpumalanga where a number of miners were trapped in February 2016. Photo: eNCA / Malungelo Booi. BARBERTON – The search for the remains of three Lily Gold Mine workers — who were trapped underground in Barberton in Mpumalanga in February last year, when a lamp-room...Read More
Government closes Lily Mine following collapse - eNCA
Government closes Lily Mine following collapse. South Africa; Monday 8 February 2016 - 12:47pm. File: At least 90 mine workers who are members of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union were trapped underground at the Lily Mine in Barberton in Mpumalanga on Friday. Photo: Reuters /. CAPE TOWN...Read More
South Africa Gold Mine Collapse Update: 26-Hour Silence From ...
Feb 10, 2016 ... Lily mine collapse Rescue vehicles stand by at the scene of the Lily mine collapse near the town of Barberton in South Africa's northeast Mpumalanga province, Feb. 5, 2016. Photo: Reuters/Lowvelder/Barberton Times. UPDATE: 7:45 p.m. EST -- South Africa's mining union president, Joseph Mathunjwa,...Read More
'Everything was done to try rescue trapped Lily Mine workers'
'Everything was done to try rescue trapped Lily Mine workers'. 3 February 2017 6:02 PM. Share this: Sunday 5 February will mark one year since a collapse at Lily Mine. Three workers were killed when they became trapped underground in a metal structure in a ground collapse on last year. Pretty Nkambule, Yvonne Mnisi...Read More
Lily Gold mine tragedy, one year on | Voice of the Cape
Feb 5, 2017 ... It's exactly a year since the Lily Gold mine disaster near Barberton in Mpumalanga. The bodies of three workers are yet to be recovered. The trio...Read More
Plans afoot to re-open Lily Mine - SABC News - Breaking news ...
Feb 5, 2018 ... Plans are at an advance stage to re-open the Lily Gold Mine at Louieville near Barberton in Mpumalanga. ... The three were among a group of 79 workers who were trapped underground, when the mine caved in, in 2016. The others were rescued. Some family members still hope their remains will be...Read More
Three still missing following collapse at South African gold mine.
Feb 7, 2016 ... The Makonjawaan Lily Gold Mine is a shallow pit mine with an estimated reserve of about 0.35 million ounces of gold and an annual production of about 35 000 ounces per year. It accesses an ore body within the Barberton Greenstone Belt, an ancient (more than 3 billion years old) section of basement...Read More
Barbrook rescue plagued by fraud concerns | Fin24
Dec 10, 2017 ... Barbrook creditors are owed more than R30 million, while Lily Mine creditors are owed R88 million. Barbrook is a sister operation of Lily Mine in Louisville, outside Barberton. The latter mine collapsed in February 2016. Barbrook, the smaller operation, depended on Lily Mine to share costs. The two mines...Read More
WATCH: Go inside Lily mine's search and rescue operation - SA ...
WATCH: Go inside Lily mine's search and rescue operation. By. Staff Writer. -. Feb 15, 2016. 29. views. Gold Mine. News24 has obtained video footage of the search and rescue operations (currently on hold) at the Lily mine collapse near Barberton.Read More
Cape Town's Mining Indaba kicks off with miner safety in the ...
Feb 5, 2018 ... The 2018 Mining Indaba kicks off in Cape Town on Monday where issues of health and safety in the mining industry will still be on the minds of delegates, as the day marks exactly two years since three workers were killed after being trapped underground at Vantage Gold's Lily Mine in Barberton in...Read More
Galane Gold looks to buy Vantage's South African assets
May 24, 2017 ... TSX-V-listed Galane Gold has entered into a letter of intent (LoI) with South African-focused Vantage Goldfields to acquire all of its outstanding shares. Vantage is ... Operations at Vantage's Barbrook and Lily mines were suspended in 2016 owing to financial difficulties and were placed in business rescue.Read More
Reports - ERA
VGO's main assets are all in the Barberton region of Eastern South Africa, and comprise of the operating Lily underground gold mine (that is undergoing a mill expansion to .... Marikana has started construction, and could be in production by very late 2002, while the more profitable Everest South is still in feasibility study.Read More
Lily Mine Workers Were Not Paid During Gupta Protests
Jul 4, 2016 ... I'm sure we all still remember the story of three mine-workers - sister Pretty Nkambule and Yvonne Mnisi as well as brother Solomon Nyendere - in Mpumalanga's Barberton who disappeared underground when the mine of their bosses collapsed and swallowed them.Read More
UPDATE: Most trapped Lily Mine workers rescued - EWN
Feb 5, 2016 ... JOHANNESBURG - While most of the 115 miners have been rescued, five workers are still reportedly unaccounted for after being trapped underground at the Lily Mine near Barberton in Mpumalanga. A mine shaft apparently collapsed, trapping the miners at the mine owned by Vantage Goldfields Limited.Read More
More setbacks at Lily Mine, workers still trapped - EWN
Feb 15, 2016 ... After a series of collapses, geologists have now arrived to assess the stability of the ground. Miners at Lily Mine in Barberton Mpumalanga on 12 February, 2016. Picture: Kgothatso Mogale/EWN. Lily Mine · Lily Mine collapse · Trapped miners · Miners trapped · Second Lily mine collapse. Email; Print...Read More
Three missing, 87 rescued after South Africa mine collapse - Reuters
Feb 5, 2016 ... PK) said. An ambulance leaves the Lily mine, which is owned by Vantage Goldfields, near Barberton, east of Johannesburg, February 5, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko. The collapse at the mine's main entrance trapped 87 workers underground, all of whom were rescued, the small gold producer said in...Read More
Latest on the rescue of trapped miners at Lily Mine - YouTube
Feb 17, 2016 ... It is 12 days since part of the Lily Gold Mine near Barberton in Mpumalanga caved in, swallowing the lamp room in which three people were working. Since then there have been two more collapses, halting efforts to reach the three. SABC's Sibongile Mkani-Mpolweni, is at the mine, and joins us now with...Read More
Lily Mine - Vantage Goldfields
The Lily Mine began as an oxide open pit operation in 2000 which was later developed as a shallow, underground operation. ... a prominent shear zone situated along, and structurally controlled by, the Lily Fault which defines a major structural break along the northern flank of the Archaean Barberton Greenstone Belt.Read More
Lily Mine rescue hopes dashed as AfroCan withdraws and Vantage ...
Jul 5, 2016 ... Efforts to save the embattled Lily Mine near Barberton in Mpumalanga have been dealt a potentially fatal blow with the withdrawal of AfroCan Resources. The Canadian gold firm meant to invest enough money to restart operations and recover the bodies of three workers who were trapped underground...Read More
LabourStart - South Africa
Plans afoot to re-open Lily Mine 2018-02-07 [SABC] ... Lily Mine approaches IDC for loan to help retrieve remains of three workers 2018-01-07 [ANA/The Citizen] ... Denosa and Cosatu Mpumalanga to lead nurses march to provincial department of health on 5th October over poor conditions in health facilities 2016-10-02...Read More
Closure will come before compensation in Lily Mine inquiry, says ...
Mar 7, 2017 ... Share this: Mine-workers who were employed at the now closed Lily Mine have detailed how events unfolded shortly before the mine collapsed in February 2016. ... 12:24 PM. Dozens of workers were trapped underground after a collapse at the Lily Gold Mine near Barberton and there may still be survivors.Read More
Trainspotter: Enter the Void – a day in the life of Lily Mine | Daily ...
Feb 17, 2016 ... This is the oldest bank vault in the world, one that the Lily Mine has been raiding since 2000. Named for the fault upon which it is situated, it is owned by Vantage Goldfields and located 40 or so kilometres outside of Barberton, at the end of a winding gravel road that leads up from the gruesome, piss-poor...Read More
The Lily Mine Collapse - Recovery of the 3 missing employees ...
Feb 10, 2016 ... http://www.bdlive.co.za/business/mining/2016/02/08/signs-of-life-heard-from-three-trapped-lily-mine-employees.Read More