Keeping guarding personnel on mines safe October 2018, Betatrac Telematic Solutions, Technews Publishing, Instacom, Active Track, Security Services & Risk Management, Products They patrol your property in the dead of the night, often risking life and limb, but what can mining companies do to offer their security guards some safety while fulfilling their dangerous duties?
Controlling visitor access on mines October 2018, Excellent ID, Access Control & Identity Management, Products Visitors to mining facilities, quarries and processing plants need to be carefully screened to ensure that their entry into the premises is valid.
Security in the green and red areas October 2018, Dallmeier Electronic Southern Africa , CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Products The main purpose of mine operators is not only to prevent losses during the mining process and the sorting procedure, but also to protect the health and safety of the mine workers.
RFID solution for mining October 2018, Editor's Choice, Asset Management, EAS, RFID Aury Africa has introduced a radio-frequency identification (RFID) audit and inspection solution aimed at mining applications.
Life-saving mining technology October 2018, Security Services & Risk Management, Products Technology is now available in South Africa that includes an early warning device that can notify miners of danger earlier, as well as radios which can be used in places where communication is not possible.
PDS for Sasol coal mines October 2017, Editor's Choice, Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection, Asset Management, EAS, RFID Monitech Mining Monitoring Systems was recently commissioned to supply and install a proximity detection system to a number of Sasol Mining’s underground operations.
X-ray designed for purpose October 2017, Security Services & Risk Management, Products X-ray security systems have been available for many years, but are now ready to offer more sophisticated solutions than ever before.
Secure mining with integrated solutions October 2017, Forbatt SA, Integrated Solutions Securing a mine is a vast undertaking requiring one to use almost every security technology and process if you are to get it right.
Enabling secure and efficient mining October 2017, Gallagher, Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection, Security Services & Risk Management Mining is a high-value industry with long-term return on investment. Initial capital investment is substantial and it can take years from exploration to market-ready product.
Security is about people October 2017, Johnson Controls, Access Control & Identity Management In the mining sector, high value assets, sensitive equipment and a hazardous work environment make meeting workplace rules and policy requirements pivotal to safety and security.
More than physical intrusion October 2017, Cyber Security Mining and manufacturing sectors are becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyber attack. This is highlighted in Dimension Data’s Global Threat Intelligence Report for 2017.
Integrated mining surveillance October 2017, Cathexis Technologies, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Integrated Solutions Gus Brecher, MD of Cathexis Africa and business development director of Cathexis Technologies, offers some insight into the challenges that securing mining operations poses.
Mining fire protection August 2017, Fire & Safety Recent tests conducted by Sasol and I-CAT have proven conclusively that dry chemical powder extinguishers are ineffective against rubber fires and conveyor belt and tyre fires.
Fire system 2,6 km underground February 2017, Spero Sensors & Instruments, Fire & Safety Sperosens was recently tasked to design, supply, deliver, install and commission conveyor fire suppression systems on a South African gold mine.
Ground-based stationary surveillance system May 2016, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection anoptes Land is a ground-based surveillance system that automatically detects movement and changes in electro-optical (EO) full motion video (FMV) imagery captured by platforms such as stationary vehicles and surveillance towers.
Substance abuse is a security issue May 2016, Security Services & Risk Management Employees entering the mining workplace while under the influence of alcohol or drugs not only pose a health and safety risk, they are typically less productive than their sober colleagues.