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Henry Lazenby

Henry Lazenby is Contributing Editor: Americas – Online for Mining Weekly.

Tel: +27 11 622 3744 / +1 647 352 1305

Email: newsdesk@engineeringnews.co.za / henry@miningweekly.com

 

 

Romarco expects final record of decision in November

Project developer Romarco Minerals on Monday said that following the Thursday posting of the final environmental impact statement for the Haile gold project, in South Carolina, on the US Army Corps of Engineers website, the Corps had now informed...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 29th July 2014
 

Despite tough market, Paladin sales beat expectations

ASX- and TSX-listed uranium producer Paladin Energy on Monday reported strong full-year 2014 and fourth-quarter output, meeting its guidance. Paladin, which produces yellowcake from operations in Africa, reported combined output of 7.94-million...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th July 2014
 

Troy Resources to fast-track production at openpit-only Guyana project

TORONTO (miningweekly.com) – ASX- and TSX-listed Gold producer Troy Resources on Monday reported positive results from an updated prefeasibility study considering only an openpit mining scenario for its Smarts and Hicks Deposits at its...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th July 2014
 

Ivanhoe starts Kamoa construction

Africa-focused project developer Ivanhoe Mines last week said it had started construction on the box cut for the initial portal to planned decline ramps that will provide underground access to the proposed Kamoa copper mine, in the Democratic...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th July 2014
 

Major Drilling expands services underground

Canadian drilling equipment and services provider Major Drilling this week announced its entry into the underground percussive/long-hole drilling sector with an agreement to buy Taurus Drilling Services for C$27.7-million. The Moncton, New...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 25th July 2014
 

Osisko Gold Royalties buys into NioGold for C$4.9m

The TSX-V-listed stock of junior exploration firm NioGold Mining on Friday soared by as much as two-thirds after announcing a C$4.9-million private-placement financing with Osisko Gold Royalties. Vancouver-based NioGold said Osisko would buy...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 25th July 2014
 

Veris Gold granted provisional relief in the US

Gold producer Veris Gold was this week granted provisional relief under Section 1519 of the US Bankruptcy Code. As of  Wednesday, the ruling recognised the Canadian proceeding of the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA) and, as a result,...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 25th July 2014
 

Fortune Minerals reports attractive metrics for Colorado silver mine

TSX-listed Fortune Minerals this week reported attractive financial indicators resulting from a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) undertaken on its recently acquired Revenue silver mine, in south-west Colorado. The London, Ontario-based...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 25th July 2014
 

Miners need to reverse decade-long productivity decline

Miners will need to radically transform their business models if they wanted to reverse the decade-long decline in productivity, a new report by professional services firm EY has found. ‘Productivity in mining: A case for broad...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 25th July 2014
 

PotashCorp lifts profit outlook, Q2 earnings beat expectations

Canadian fertiliser producer Potash Corp of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp) this week reported a near 27% drop in second-quarter profit at $472-million, or $0.56 a share, as lower potash prices dragged revenue down. However, the results for the period...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 25th July 2014
 

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