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The mining services sector in in in Southern Africa is extremely competitive and the recent commodity downturn has forced contract miners to to streamline and demonstrate to to the the market speci cally how they can reduce operating costs and improve pro pro ts ts in in order to to continue to to win contracts Mapasa says Basil Read
has di erentiated itself in in in in the African contract mining industry through two key factors safety and productivity Firstly when it comes to safety Mapasa sees it as an essential licence to operate He identi es that clients place such importance on on a a a a strong safety record that he has implemented systems to place Basil Read
as as a a a best-in-class contractor when it comes to to keeping employees safe – it also has a a a a huge
bearing on a a a a company’s potential revenue 

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