Mining tech gives women new power

09 August 2020 - 00:14 By NICK WILSON

New technology is helping to change the face of mining at JSE-listed Kumba Iron Ore, enabling greater participation by women in traditionally male-dominated jobs such as drilling.

One of the exploration drilling teams at Anglo American-controlled Kumba is now made up solely of women, which the group says it believes is a first on the continent...

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