30 July 2014
Wesizwe Platinum Mine
A twin vertical-shaft underground mine comprising a 1000m deep, 8.5m diameter main shaft and a 930m deep, 7.5m diameter ventilation shaft. The project has an estimated life-of-mine of 35 years at a production rate of 230,000 t/m, producing an average of 350,000 oz/y of platinum-group elements during steady-state production. C-COM Multi is used as the exclusive means of contractual communication in terms of the NEC conditions of contract. Furthermore, a sophisticated site diary is in use to track vertical and horizontal progress.