AQUARIUS PLATINUM LIMITED: Operations Resume at Kroondal Platinum's Kwezi shaft
AQUARIUS PLATINUM LIMITED: Operations Resume at Kroondal Platinum's Kwezi shaft AQUARIUS PLATINUM LIMITED
4 April 2013
Operations Resume at Kroondal Platinum Mine's Kwezi shaft
Aquarius Platinum Limited ("Aquarius" or the "Company") advises that operations have resumed at the Kwezi shaft of the Kroondal Platinum Mine ("Kroondal") following the lifting of suspension notices issued on 25 March 2013. Mining operations were temporarily suspended following a fatal accident at the mine.
The temporary suspension of mining operations resulted in a loss of approximately 1,500 (4E) ounces of production attributable to Aquarius.
Aquarius continues to support the enquiry into the accident by the Department of Mineral Resources, The tragic accident occurred 21 days after Kroondal had achieved 2,000,000 fatality free shifts.
For further information please contact:
Jean Nel - CEO
Willi Boehm - Company Secretary
or visit: www.aquariusplatinum.com
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