Posts tagged as Mpumalanga

Barbara Creecy faces first major court action as SA’s new minister of environmental affairs

. Just days after World Environment Day on Wednesday 5 June 2019, South Africa’s new Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and Environmental Affairs, Barbara Creecy, faces a huge wake-up call as environmental justice groups  launch a major legal action demanding that government clean up the air in the Mpumalanga Highveld. On Friday 7 June 2019, groundWork […]

Mine surveyors discuss qualifications and regulations

The Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa’s (IMSSA) Mpumalanga Branch meeting was held at the Cullinan Destiny Lodge, Cullinan on 17 May 2019 and was attended by 56 members. Dennis Rae from the Minerals Council South Africa informed members that the planned phasing out of the Chamber of Mines exams has been postponed indefinitely […]

IMSSA: Mine surveyors further explore drone technologies

Members of the Mpumalanga branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa met at the Witbank Golf Club on 17 August 2018 for their annual general meeting. They discussed drone applications, got a glimpse of a new combined laser scanner total station, and elected three new committee members. The previous committee was re-elected […]

Gallery: IMSSA Mpumalanga branch meeting, 17 August 2018

Members of the Mpumalanga branch of the Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa met at the Witbank Golf Club on 17 August 2018 for their annual general meeting. They discussed drone applications, got a glimpse of a new combined laser scanner total station, and elected three new committee members. Read the full article here.

Dormant branch to be revived

  The Association of Municipal Electrical Utilities (AMEU) will be holding the 200th meeting of its Mpumalanga branch at the Protea Hotel in eMalahleni on 10 June 2016. The branch has been dormant for some time and the committee is keen to see some activity in Mpumalanga. AMEU sub-committees will be meeting on the days […]

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 […]