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Announcing Mintek@90 Conference

Join us for a remarkable milestone as Mintek, South Africa's foremost mineral and metallurgical innovation research council, celebrates its 90th year of groundbreaking contributions to the industry.

Mintek ready for an action-packed Mining Indaba

Mintek, South Africa's mineral research council, is poised to play a pivotal role at the 2024 Mining Indaba, an event scheduled from 5-8 February 2024 in Cape Town.

Mintek Board Reappoints Dr Molefi Motuku as CEO

The Mintek Board has announced the reappointment of Dr Molefi Motuku as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Mintek for the next five years.

Mintek scientists host math quiz for sharp young minds

In a move that underscores Mintek’s commitment to excellence and impact in the science, engineering and technology sector, Mintek scientists ran an invigorating math quiz for over 200 sharp, young minds.

Call for Papers: MINTEK@90 Conference!

Mintek is proud to announce the MINTEK@90 Conference, scheduled for the 11th and 12th of November 2024. In partnership with the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (SAIMM) and the Department…

Dr Ngwenya appointed as Committee Member for CATSA and SANEDI

Dr Thelma Ngwenya, Engineer at Mintek was recently appointed as a committee member of the Catalysis Society of South Africa (CATSA), and the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI).