Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 12:00
Pretoria, South Africa

The Strata Worldwide South African division based in Pretoria, South Africa, hosted an Open Day on March 24 th in the Witbank. Operations president, Jonathan Metcalf, addressed representatives of major South African mining houses, senior members of the Department of Mineral Resources and the Mine Health and Safety Council as well as contractors and original equipment manufacturers.

“The focus of the day is to keep delegates informed of the latest technological advancements incorporated into our products and related legislative safety requirements, while encouraging active participation in discussions and the sharing of ideas.” he said.

Sales Manager Craig Franck added, “These open days not only offer us an excellent opportunity to showcase and demonstrate our products in action, but also have become a traditional meeting place for members of the mining community. These include policymakers and industry thought-leaders who provide delegates with both relevant and insightful information on the latest trends in mine safety.”

Informative presentations and interaction with Strata personnel HazardAvert Proximity Detection System for coal mines  
CommTrac Wireless Communications and Tracking system Atmospheric monitoring and gas detection with Trolex sensors