harmony, a gold mining and exploration company, conducts its activities in south africa, one of the world's best-known gold mining regions, and in papua new guinea, one of the world's premier new gold-copper regions.
the mine comprises twin vertical and twin sub-vertical shaft systems and uses conventional mining methods in a sequential grid layout. mining is conducted at a depth of 3 388 metres, making it harmony’s deepest mine. ore mined is treated at the kusasalethu plant.
in papua new guinea, it has hidden valley, an open-pit gold and silver mine and a 50% interest in the morobe mining joint venture, which includes the wafi-golpu project and extensive exploration tenements. outside the joint venture, harmony’s own exploration portfolio focuses principally on highly prospective areas in papua new guinea.
fatality at kusasalethu mine. johannesburg, monday, 1 july 2019. harmony gold mining company limited (“harmony” and/or “the company”) regrets to advise that an employee was fatally injured following a shaft-related incident at its kusasalethu mine, near carletonville, during the evening on friday, 28 june 2019.
the mine is owned by the harmony gold mining co. ltd. and is the amalgamation of the deelkraal mine and elandsrand mines, bought from anglogold in 2001 for r1 billion in cash. kusasalethu mines mainly the ventersdorp contact reef (vcr) and the carbon leader.
harmony golds kusasalethu. harmony gold mine spokesperson marian van der walt says management is now meeting with union bosses. 1013 days ago. stalemate in gold mining wage talks.
harmony gold is the third largest gold mining company in south africa.harmony operates in south africa and in papua new guinea.the company has nine underground mines, one open-pit mine and several surface operations in south africa. in papua new guinea, it has hidden valley, an open-pit gold and silver mine and a 50% interest in the morobe mining joint venture, which includes the wafi-golpu