Mopani Copper Mines
A focus on risk management to improve HSE outcomes.
Mopani Copper Mines is a Zambian registered copper mine owned jointly by ZCCM-IH, Glencore and First Quantum Minerals. It comprises underground mines, a concentrator, a smelter and a refinery at Mufulira mine site and underground mines, open pits, a concentrator and a cobalt plant at Nkana mine site in Kitwe.
CGR Foundation was implemented by the company to assist in identifying and managing risks associated with its mining activities. An added benefit to Mopani was that the system was compatible with one of its joint owners, Glencore.