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Morupule Coal Mine celebrates women

03 September, 2020

Morupule Coal Mine actively promotes the involvement of women in its mining operations – surface and underground. The company has made deliberate efforts to train women as Miners and Operators and has been consistent in ensuring that it empowers women to take advantage of opportunities that arise in the mine. MCM General Manager Mr. David Kgoboko called on everyone to celebrate women making strides in different professions at a meet and greet held recently with some of the women working at the mine.   “It is in this spirit that as Morupule Coal Mine we would like to celebrate all women working at MCM by bringing the spotlight on them, as we did with some of them through our Women Crush Wednesday feature on Facebook. We also applaud them for actively promoting gender mix in spaces like mining that were commonly identified with men”, he said.

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MCM Laboratory attain ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standards accreditation

06 August, 2020

Morupule Coal Mine Laboratory has been accredited in ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standards by Southern African Development Community Accreditation Service (SADCAS). The Chief Executive Officer of SADCAS, Ms. Maureen Mutasa recently handed over the IS0/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation certification to MCM Production Manager, Mr. Elvidge Radithongwa. This accreditation places MCM in a good position to service its clients as the demand for product verified test results from accredited facilities is ever growing. The certification verifies that MCM laboratory has a top class quality management system and can confidently perform certain test methods and calibration parameters according to their scopes of accreditation.

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MCM to build stadium in Palapye

06 August, 2020

Morupule Coal Mine (MCM) through the organisation’s legacy project will construct a multi-purpose stadium in Palapye.  The community liaison manager Mr Letsibogo Ndwapi told the Palapye Sub-district Development Committee that the mine’s board of directors had approved P12.3 million for phase 1 of the project.  Follow the link below to read more: http://www.dailynews.gov.bw/news-details.php?nid=57537

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Morupule Coal Mine presents its donation to COVID-19 relief fund

28 May, 2020

Morupule Coal Mine has  spent a total of  P1, 524 000 on the fight against Covid-19 pandemic. On 28 May 2020, the General Manager of Morupule Coal Mine Mr David Kgoboko presented a cheque to the Vice President of the Republic of Botswana His Honour Slumber Tsogwane during a handover event held at the Office of the  President. The donation include a cash payment of P773 000 deposited into the Covid-19 relief fund,  Goods in kind totaling P227 000 which include food hampers and sanitizers that were handed to the Palapye and Serowe Administrative Authorities. The mine has also spent P524 000 on hygiene products including masks for all employees and their families as well as contractors working at the Mine. This spend also encompassed personal protective clothing for frontline employees and thermometers for screening visitors, customers and employees at the Mine. MCM will continue to assist in the fight against this pandemic and we encourage all Batswana to practice good hygiene as advised by the health experts.   Remember to maintain social distancing and always wear masks. Enable GingerCannot connect to Ginger Check your internet connection or reload the browserDisable in this text fieldEditEdit in GingerEdit in Ginger×   Enable GingerCannot connect to Ginger Check your internet connection or reload the browserDisable in this text fieldEditEdit in GingerEdit in Ginger×

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The General Manager's Message- COVID-19 Pandemic

19 March, 2020

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