• Hard times, but we are finding common ground

    Feb 11, 2016 | 16:10 pm

    The mood at the Mining Indaba was relatively sombre because these are hard times for miners. Yet through the gloom, there are moments of commonality.

  • Endeavour sets out West Africa growth ambition

    Feb 11, 2016 | 09:07 am

    Endeavour Mining said it was seeking bolt-on mining acquisitions that would add no less than 100,000 oz/year with a minimum 10 years of operating life.

  • Congo throws power deficit to top of agenda

    Feb 10, 2016 | 16:14 pm

    Democratic of Congo mines minister, Martin Kabwelulu, said there were no plans to change the country's mining code and said investment in power was crucial.



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02.12.2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


02.19.2016 7:00 am - 1:00 pm

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General Meeting - 4 December 2015

For the presentations from the last General Meeting, please visit the Knowledge Hub. You can view all the photographs from the event in our Media Gallery.

President's Cup Annual Golf Day - 27 November 2015

The Annual President's Cup Golf Day is scheduled to take place at Krugersdorp Golf Club on 27 November 2015. To reserve your space, click here.

MMCC Examination Timetables

The 2016 Examination Timetables for the Mine Managers Certificate of Competency has been uploaded to the site. To view and download, visit our Knowledge Hub - Past Exam Papers page or click below for:

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The Association of Mine Managers provides a platform for mining industry professionals to discuss, evaluate and debate mining and minerals policy, technical innovations, safety and health challenges and advancements in mining in South Africa.


For you, a professional in the mining industry, AMMSA provides access to meetings, events and expert advice from fellow association members.

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Platchro - 1 Million Fatality Free Shifts
2 February 2016 | J Pretorius

Lonmin Karee 3 Shaft - 5 Million Fatality Free Shifts
29 January 2016 | General Manager Victor Ndlovu

Lonmin P2 Mining - 2 Million Fatality Free Shifts
29 January 2016 | A du Preez

Impala Platinum 10 Shaft - 1 Million Fatality Free Shifts
14 January 2016 | Mine Manager D le Roux
Kroondal Platinum - 3 Million Fatality Free Shifts
5 January 2016 | T Joubert

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October 2015 | P Human

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