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11 November 2016 MSA Africa call centre boosts customer experience, service
Established five years ago, MSA Africa’s dedicated Johannesburg call centre is unique in the manufacturing industry in offering its diverse customer base a value-added total solution for all their technical and...
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19 October 2016 MSA Africa invests R1.5 million in aftermarket service centre network
MSA Africa, a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products, supplements its total solutions approach with a comprehensive aftersales and technical support service
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12 September 2016 Half-mask respirators prevent the spread of silicosis among SA miners
The Department of Health’s Tuberculosis (TB) Strategic Plan for South Africa reveals that the country’s mining industry may have the highest incidence of TB in the world. For every 100 000 mineworkers, about 3 000...
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6 September 2016 John T. Ryan Trophy winners unveiled at MineSAFE 2016
The John T. Ryan Trophy for a surface-mining operation was awarded to AngloGold Ashanti’s Savuka gold mine in Gauteng, while platinum producer Lonmin’s 4B/1B shaft in the North West clinched the award for an...
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27 July 2016 Latest safety products underscore total solutions approach
MSA Africa will use Electra Mining Africa 2016 as a platform to display a range of new products and technologies as part of its total solutions approach.
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14 July 2016 Protecting lives and equipment worth billions of dollars
In order to ensure employee safety and to prevent any infrastructural damage to a multi-billion dollar floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel located at a deep water oil project off the coast on...
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20 June 2016 Select PPE divestiture and split from MSA Africa is finalised
Following three years of talks and negotiations, the divestiture of MSA Africa’s former standalone business unit, Select PPE, was officially finalised on 29 February 2016. As from the end of February 2016, Select...
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31 May 2016 MSA Africa fall arrest business set to soar following global acquisition
MSA Africa’s potential for growth in local market share in 2016 is considerable, following the late-2015 acquisition of UK-based Latchways by the MSA Group. Latchways is a specialist in the design and manufacture of...
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10 May 2016 Mining fatalities drop as industry becomes more safety-focused
The latest Department of Mineral Resources stats have revealed that the South African mining industry recorded a record-low 77 fatalities in 2015 – down eight percent on the previous year – setting the industry on...
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28 April 2016 XCell Sensor technology brings improved efficiency in gas detection
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) can pose serious health hazards if inhaled by those working in harsh environments. MSA Africa’s Altair 5X has been improved to include XCell Sensor technology, which plays an...
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