Sustainability highlights

The complete Sustainability report is located on the group’s website under “Annual reports” in the “Investor centre”.

Safety

  • Three consecutive years of zero fatalities in Assmang and zero fatalities in the group for the year
  • Assmang’s Beeshoek mine awarded the MineSafe Industry award for 2014 as the base metals mine with the best safety performance in South Africa
 
 

Employee housing

  • 1 321 new houses completed by Assmang’s Khumani Housing Development Corporation in Kathu, Kuruman and Postmasburg during the year
 
 

Empowerment

  • Through its BEE trusts, the Assore group spent R6,9 million on projects and has a further R38 million available to spend
 
 

Community economic development

  • Total community and economic development expenditure of R159,4 million: Assmang, R136,4 million and the Assore group, R23,0 million on social upliftment and economic development projects