Mining Weekly | Base Metals Home http://www.miningweekly.com/page/base-metals Sat, 23 Feb 2019 06:05:53 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Acid truck collison near Glencore mine in the DRC kills 20 people http://www.miningweekly.com/article/truck-spills-acid-on-bus-near-glencore-mine-in-the-drc-killing-18-2019-02-22 Creamer Media Reporter DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 22 Feb 2019 14:09:00 +0200 512464 1550887407 1550837340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 EY says Canadian miners can be more optimistic about 2019 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ey-says-canadian-miners-can-be-more-optimistic-about-2019-2019-02-22 Mariaan Webb MINING OUTLOOK Fri, 22 Feb 2019 10:55:00 +0200 512438 1550827575 1550825700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783194_resized_mininggenericbloomberg012019.jpg 511 287 Cost benefits to boost mines' adoption of renewable hybrids http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cost-benefits-to-boost-mines-adoption-of-renewable-hybrids-2019-02-15 Nadine James ENERGY SERVICES Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511714 1550561481 1550786400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781632_resized_solardieselhybridplantatminesiteinsouthernafricacthenergyfeb201911022jpg.jpeg UPWARD TRAJECTORY Mining companies are expected to leverage increased competition between independent power producers for more cost-effective hybrid solutions 511 287 Higher output boosts Kaz Minerals' FY profit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/higher-output-boosts-kaz-minerals-fy-profit-2019-02-21 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:09:00 +0200 512373 1550760677 1550758140 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Newmont posts Q4 adjusted profit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/newmont-posts-q4-adjusted-profit-2019-02-21 Mariaan Webb GOLD Thu, 21 Feb 2019 15:13:00 +0200 512336 1550757439 1550754780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782915_resized_garygoldbergbloomberg.jpg Newmont CEO Gary Goldberg 511 287 Chile squeezing water rights for copper, lithium miners in north http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-squeezing-water-rights-for-copper-lithium-miners-in-north-2019-02-21 Bloomberg COPPER/LITHIUM Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:31:00 +0200 512324 1550752537 1550752260 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782874_resized_codelcochuquicamataopenpitcopperminebloomberg082018.jpg 511 287 Broadway Gold Mining anticipates investment to return to precious, base metals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/broadway-gold-mining-anticipates-investment-to-return-to-precious-base-metals-2019-02-21 Marleny Arnoldi PRECIOUS METALS/BASE METALS Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:06:00 +0200 512273 1550750750 1550736360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782743_resized_thomassmeenkpresidentandceobroadwaygoldminingjan20191022.jpg Broadway Mining president and CEO Thomas Smeenk 511 287 Northern Dynasty shares up as Pebble inches forward http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-dynasty-shares-up-as-pebble-inches-forward-2019-02-21 Mariaan Webb GOLD/COPPER Thu, 21 Feb 2019 04:51:00 +0200 512209 1550730214 1550717460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782605_resized_pebbleprojectnortherndynasty.jpg 511 287 Euro Sun details plan for Romania mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/euro-sun-details-plan-for-romania-mine-2019-02-20 Mariaan Webb GOLD/COPPER Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:17:00 +0200 512160 1550669214 1550668620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cornerstone partners with Newcrest in Ecuador http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cornerstone-partners-with-newcrest-in-ecuador-2019-02-20 Mariaan Webb GOLD Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:27:00 +0200 512129 1550655601 1550654820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nickel price volatility makes for a tough H1 for Western Areas http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nickel-price-volatility-makes-for-a-tough-h1-for-wester-areas-2019-02-20 Esmarie Iannucci NICKEL Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:20:00 +0200 512117 1550651679 1550650800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Hudbay plans C$124m mill refurbishment to double Manitoba mine's gold output http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hudbay-plans-c124m-mill-refurbishment-to-double-manitoba-mines-gold-output-2019-02-20 Mariaan Webb BASE AND PRECIOUS METALS Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:07:00 +0200 512104 1550651602 1550650020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782399_resized_lalormanitobahudbay2014.jpg The Lalor mine in Manitoba. 511 287 ERG will suspend copper, cobalt output at Congo mine this month http://www.miningweekly.com/article/erg-will-suspend-copper-cobalt-output-at-congo-mine-this-month-2019-02-20 Bloomberg COPPER/COBALT Wed, 20 Feb 2019 09:03:00 +0200 512086 1550669403 1550646180 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Hudbay's No. 2 investor ratchets up pressure on miner http://www.miningweekly.com/article/hudbays-no-2-investor-ratchets-up-pressure-on-miner-2019-02-20 Bloomberg SHAREHOLDER PRESSURE Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:28:00 +0200 512072 1550648709 1550644080 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Chile says rains have hurt productivity at Codelco copper mines http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chile-says-rains-have-hurt-productivity-at-codelco-copper-mines-2019-02-20 Reuters COPPER Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:25:00 +0200 512070 1550644032 1550643900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Arc raises £2.2m for Zambia copper project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/arc-raises-22m-for-zambia-copper-project-2019-02-19 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:20:00 +0200 512052 1550587238 1550586000 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Retrenchments at South32’s Hillside smelter could affect up to 500 jobs – Solidarity http://www.miningweekly.com/article/retrenchments-at-south32s-hillside-smelter-could-affect-up-to-500-jobs-solidarity-2019-02-19 Nadine James ALUMINIUM Tue, 19 Feb 2019 16:01:00 +0200 512047 1550586970 1550584860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Handa mulls development of a copper processing plant in South Africa http://www.miningweekly.com/article/handa-signs-jv-to-develop-copper-processing-plant-in-south-africa-2019-02-19 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Tue, 19 Feb 2019 12:09:00 +0200 512015 1550572440 1550570940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Platreef weighted basket price reaches three-year high – Ivanhoe http://www.miningweekly.com/article/platreef-weighted-basket-price-reaches-three-year-high-ivanhoe-2019-02-19 Nadine James PLATINUM Tue, 19 Feb 2019 11:10:00 +0200 511991 1550568237 1550567400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Copper price hits Sandfire http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-price-hits-sandfire-2019-02-19 Esmarie Iannucci COPPER Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:07:00 +0200 511966 1550564417 1550563620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Implats announces revised interim HEPS, EPS figures http://www.miningweekly.com/article/implats-announces-revised-interim-heps-eps-figures-2019-02-18 Simone Liedtke PLATINUM GROUP METALS Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:53:00 +0200 511930 1550501666 1550501580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Copper cops play game of cat and mouse around desert convoys http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-cops-play-game-of-cat-and-mouse-around-desert-convoys-2019-02-18 Bloomberg COPPER Mon, 18 Feb 2019 14:10:00 +0200 511894 1550492821 1550491800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781947_resized_codelcochuquicamataopenpitcopperminebloomberg082018.jpg 511 287 Taseko closes Yellowhead Mining acquisition http://www.miningweekly.com/article/taseko-closes-yellowhead-mining-acquisition-2019-02-18 Simone Liedtke COPPER Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:19:00 +0200 511861 1550482029 1550481540 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Copper Mountain posts Q4 and FY loss http://www.miningweekly.com/article/copper-mountain-posts-q4-and-fy-loss-2019-02-18 Creamer Media Reporter COPPER Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:01:00 +0200 511853 1550480833 1550480460 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 New Century locks in A$100m of additional funding http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-century-locks-in-a100m-of-additional-funding-2019-02-18 Esmarie Iannucci ZINC Mon, 18 Feb 2019 10:07:00 +0200 511830 1550477878 1550477220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sierra Metals reports flat Q4 Ebitda, production increases http://www.miningweekly.com/article/sierra-metals-reports-flat-q4-ebitda-production-increases-2019-02-15 Marleny Arnoldi BASE METALS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:37:00 +0200 511798 1550241661 1550241420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nevada like Witwatersrand of 1970s – Bristow http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nevada-like-witwatersrand-of-1970s-bristow-2019-02-15 Martin Creamer GOLD Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:13:00 +0200 511792 1550243767 1550239980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781758_resized_markbristowonlinepic.jpg Barrick Gold CEO Dr Mark Bristow 511 287 ARM expects increase in H1 headline earnings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/arm-expects-h1-increase-in-headline-earnings-2019-02-15 Simone Liedtke DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:10:00 +0200 511790 1550241311 1550239800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Yamana forecasts stable-to-positive production growth to 2020 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/yamana-forecasts-stable-to-positive-production-growth-to-2020-2019-02-15 Nadine James GOLD Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:32:00 +0200 511755 1550228236 1550226720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Weaker prices hit Silvercorp Q3 performance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/weaker-prices-hit-silvercorp-q3-performance-2019-02-15 Nadine James BASE AND PRECIOUS METALS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:03:00 +0200 511747 1550232953 1550224980 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Lundin says Portugal project costs revised upward http://www.miningweekly.com/article/lundin-says-portugal-project-costs-revised-upward-2019-02-15 Mariaan Webb BASE METALS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:00:00 +0200 511746 1550225755 1550224800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781663_resized_nevescomolundin.jpg 511 287 2019 to be an ‘important year’ for First Quantum http://www.miningweekly.com/article/2019-to-be-an-important-year-for-first-quantum-2019-02-15 Simone Liedtke BASE METALS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:24:00 +0200 511738 1550222731 1550222640 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Fortune says Whati all-season road construction to start this year http://www.miningweekly.com/article/fortune-says-whati-all-season-road-construction-to-start-this-year-2019-02-15 Creamer Media Reporter BASE METALS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:41:00 +0200 511699 1550213301 1550212860 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 eCobalt sees potential to increase production rate at Idaho project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ecobalt-sees-potential-to-increase-targeted-production-rate-at-idaho-project-2019-02-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Base Metals Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510196 1549952213 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778182_resized_cobaltbloomberg02191022.jpg COBALT SUPPLY CHAIN The cobalt supply chain, from mine production to intermediates and finished product, has rapidly transformed over the past several years in response to the electric vehicle market 511 287 Nico project positioned to help meet growing cobalt demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nico-project-positioned-to-help-meet-growing-cobalt-demand-2019-02-15 Jessica Oosthuizen Base Metals Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510186 1550504166 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778150_resized_robingoadfortuneminerals02191022.jpg ROBIN GOAD Fortune Minerals’ Nico asset is unique, as the cobalt produced is the primary metal in the deposit and the byproducts are gold and bismuth 511 287 South32 finalising preferred list of coal mine bidders http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south32-finalising-preferred-list-of-coal-mine-bidders-2019-02-14 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:32:00 +0200 511651 1550218082 1550151120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781389_resized_grahamkerrlucasmsimangasizwekhumalo11114duane1022.jpg South32 CEO Graham Kerr 511 287 Barrick advancing autonomous gold production – Bristow http://www.miningweekly.com/article/barrick-advancing-autonomous-gold-production-bristow-2019-02-14 Martin Creamer GOLD Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:43:00 +0200 511544 1550155973 1550130180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781106_resized_markbristow305141022.jpg Barrick Gold CEO Dr Mark Bristow 511 287 Norway gives go-ahead to disputed Arctic copper mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/norway-gives-go-ahead-to-disputed-arctic-copper-mine-2019-02-14 Reuters COPPER Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:48:00 +0200 511520 1550127548 1550126880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781054_resized_norwaycoppermineflyingtosite.jpg 511 287