Posts tagged as IMSSA

Mpumalanga mine surveyors debate dismal MSCC results

  The Mpumalanga Branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) met at the Tweefontein Recreation Club on 20 February 2015. Branch chairperson Ben van Staden welcomed the delegates and thanked the sponsors. The branch’s finances were reported to be healthy and members were requested to ensure that their membership payments were […]

Gallery: IMSSA Mpumalanga Branch, Feb 2015

  The Mpumalanga Branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) met at the Tweefontein Recreation Club on 20 February 2015. Branch chairperson Ben van Staden welcomed the delegates and thanked the sponsors. The branch’s finances were reported to be healthy and members were requested to ensure that their membership payments were […]

Gallery: IMSSA Northwest, Feb 2015

  The North West Branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) met on 6 February 2015 at the Magalies Park Golf Estate, Hartebeespoort Dam. Branch chairman Paul Hislop welcomed the 100 delegates in attendance and called on new attendees to join IMSSA. He also encouraged members to pay their membership fees  […]

Shocking MSCC exam results

  The October 2014 results for the Mine Survey Certificate of Competency (MSCC) exams have been published on the Institute of Mine Surveyors Southern Africa (IMSSA) website and they make for shocking reading. (See the complete results at www.ims.org). The results for Survey 1, 2 and 3 have been analysed and summarised in Table 1. […]

Geomatics Indaba 2015 launched for success

  Representatives of the South African geospatial community gathered on 22 January 2015 at Emperors Palace, Johannesburg to attend the launch of South Africa’s largest surveying, geospatial, remote sensing, mapping and location-based services conference, Geomatics Indaba 2015. Hosted by South Africa’s professional geospatial bodies, the South African Geomatics Institute (SAGI), the Geo-Information Society of South […]

IMSSA President’s Report for 2013/2014

  Report by President Nape Mojapelo at the 92nd annual general meeting of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) held on 11 September 2014 in Cullinan. I would like to remind ourselves and also our young members of the purpose of the institute. “The Institute as an independent learned society will at […]

Mine surveyors AGM and conference for 2014

  The Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) held their 92nd annual general meeting and conference on 10 and 11 September 2014 in Cullinan near Pretoria. The proceedings were opened by IMSSA President Nape Mojapelo, followed by a financial report from the treasurer, Hennie Grobler. Grobbler reported that  IMSSA’s financial status is healthy […]

Gallery: IMSSA AGM and Conference 2014

  The Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa (IMSSA) held their 92nd annual general meeting and conference on 10 and 11 September 2014 in Cullinan near Pretoria. The proceedings were opened by IMSSA President Nape Mojapelo, followed by a financial report and update by Hennie Grobler. To read the full story, click: here

Gallery: IMSSA Mpumalanga Branch AGM

  The annual general meeting of the Mpumalanga Branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa (IMSSA) took place on 22 August 2014, at the Bank Colliery Recreation Club. The meeting was attended by around 100 Fellows, Members and Associates. For details on the AGM click here