0 COMMENTSFerrochrome prices are expected to rise this year, despite analysts' predictions towards the end of 2006 that they would cool, JSE-listed ferrochrome producer Merafe Resources FD Stuart Elliot said on Tuesday. “Everything is pointing to...
By: Matthew Hill
6th March 2007
0 COMMENTSElectrical engineering supplier Siemens was commissioned to supply ferrochrome producer Xstrata with a total integrated automation (TIA) solution at its Lion ferrochrome plant in Steelpoort.
0 COMMENTSJust over a year ago, Pyromet was awarded a R140-million project to design, construct and commission two 63 MVA closed-type furnaces for Xstrata’s Lion ferrochrome smelter in the Steelpoort area.
0 COMMENTSSouth African ferrochrome producer Xstrata is using Premus technology at its Lion ferrochrome plant in Steelpoort to boost ferrochrome production. “Premus technology is the most sophisticated and competitive ferrochrome production process...
0 COMMENTSConstruction of a R30-million metal-recovery plant has officially started at local ferrochrome producer ASA Metals’ Dilokong chrome mine, in Mpumulanga.
By: Jade Davenport
1st December 2006
0 COMMENTSA new Indian force is about to enter the South African mining industry. Indian diversified industrial giant Tata has announced that its sub-sidiary, Tata Steel, is investigatingopportunities to mine chrome, manganese, coal and iron-ore in South...
By: Helene Le Roux
1st September 2006
0 COMMENTSSouth Africa’s ferrochromium industry can anticipate a bleak future if chromite-ore exports to China persist, cautions Mintek CEO Dr Paul Jourdan.
By: Laura Tyrer
18th August 2006
0 COMMENTSThe Buffelsfontein operation will be the first chromium operation in South Africa that has a processing plant adjacent to the mine, and is expected to be one of the lowest-cost producers of ferrochrome in the world.
By: Sheila Barradas
11th August 2006
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Miners should position themselves for even bigger China resources assault State, Limpopo miners sign water-scheme agreement More chrome could leave South Africa unbeneficated because of powerPower crisis won’t hinder Dilokong chrome expansion, says COO Eyebrows go up as Arm pays maiden dividend, plans big capex roll-out
Miners should position themselves for even...
State, Limpopo miners sign water-scheme agreement
More chrome could leave South Africa...
Power crisis won’t hinder Dilokong chrome...
Eyebrows go up as Arm pays maiden dividend,...