February 19, 2019

How to monitor and manage your Tailings Storage Facility

Without proper management, tailings facilities pose a significant risk to the natural and social environment should a catastrophic event occur, such as a collapse, contaminated water seepage or significant dust generation. According to a recent report from the Responsible Mining Foundation (RMF), half of the world’s biggest mining companies do not keep track of their tailings risk management measures. The non-profit organization […]
October 11, 2018

Why attend IAIAsa KZN

On October 12, 2018, the Kwazulu (KZN) branch of the International Association for Impact Assessment South Africa (IAIAsa) will be hosting a one-day conference in Durban, South Africa. This mini-conference gives KZN members, and others who could not attend the full IAIA18 event in May, an opportunity to hear some of the presentations and outcomes. According to the IAIA, an […]
July 9, 2018

Verdantix Summit North America: Achieving HSE Excellence with Innovative Technologies

There is a growing emphasis on combining all necessary elements to achieve HSE excellence: the right people, process and relevant new technologies. This was especially evident at this year’s Verdantix Summit North America. IsoMetrix was a proud sponsor the Verdantix Summit in North America. Held in Houston Texas, from May 21 to 23 2018. The summit focused on “Achieving HSE […]
May 7, 2018

Verdantix Summit Europe: Delivering Business Value with Innovative HSE Technologies

The Verdantix Summit Europe was held in London from 13 to 14 March 2018. The summit was titled “Delivering Business Value with Innovative HSE Technologies. According to Verdantix, HSE leaders need to craft a new mission statement which aligns with delivering value to the business. There is a burning need to reposition the HSE function away from being a cost […]
March 15, 2018

EHS: Key Market Trends and Outlook

Digitization in managing Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) is gathering full momentum as the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) drives health and safety professionals to seek new technology solutions to cost-effectively tackle new risks. Using innovative digital technologies has become a priority for EHS managers and executives alike. Verdantix runs an annual global survey of senior EHS professionals across the […]