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2012-09-19 23:00:30

Pitram Software, the leading mine optimization software, is chosen by Gold Fields to increase production, reduce costs and improve safety and business intelligence capabilities. Johannesburg, South Africa (PRWeb) (PRWEB) September 19, 2012 Leading software and solutions provider, MICROMINE, is pleased to announce the successful implementation of Pitram Optimum at Gold Fields´ Damang gold mine in Ghana, Africa. Pitram, MICROMINE´s mine control and management reporting solution,...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'