Mining Weekly.com Browse Help
Intelligence on mining

Sibanye gold miners in S Africa stuck underground, not in danger

Sibanye-Stillwater said on Thursday that over 1 000 miners were stuck underground at its Beatrix gold mine, in South Africa, after a storm knocked out power, but they were not in danger. Spokesman James Wellsted said the miners were safe and receiving food and water. Power was being restored to the mine but there was not yet enough to bring the miners to the surface.

Latest content...

Register for daily alerts on news as it breaks in various key economic sectors - Click here to register