and Kirk, R.L., The Sizing of the Palabora Underground Mine, SAIMM
Colloquium: Massive Mining Methods, Johannesburg 1996.
Pickering, R.G.B., Deep level mining and the role of R&D, Journal of the SAIMM
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Mintek's president Aidan Edwards and Roger Paul, director of extractive metallurgy, point out that: "minerals-related small, medium and micro-enterprises (SMMEs) do exist, and can play an important role in the development of rural industries in South Africa." (From their paper, Mining, Metallurgical and Infrastructural Support for SMMEs, presented at the SAIMM
Colloquium, The Minerals Industry and the RDP, Mintek, September 1995).