0 COMMENTSEngineering firm Metix is to build a 600 000 t/y environment-friendly lump sum turnkey chromite sinter plant for ferrochrome producer ASA Metals at its Burgersfort operation.
By: Leandi Kolver
14th March 2008
0 COMMENTSHelsinki Stock Exchange-listed minerals and metals processing plant and equipment designer Outotec has been commissioned by ferrochrome producer ASA Metals to deliver ferrochrome production technology at its Dilokong chrome mine expansion project.
By: Leandi Kolver
7th March 2008
0 COMMENTSNYSE-listed and Illinois-based Amcol announced on Wednesday that it would buy a 74% stake in a South African chrome mine from ASX-listed Chrome Corporation for A$41-million (about R250-million), and was in separate talks to bring a local firm on...
5th March 2008
0 COMMENTSWhile the power crunch has forced the Xstrata/Merafe Resources joint venture (JV) to push back its plans to double the capacity of its Project Lion ferrochrome smelter, the black-owned company called on embattled Eskom to declare a "force...
0 COMMENTSJSE-listed ferrochrome producer Merafe was studying the economic feasibility of cogenerating 40 MW of electrical power to ease its energy squeeze, CEO Steve Phiri said on Monday. Phiri said that a Merafe technical team was hard at work on the use...
By: Martin Creamer
3rd March 2008
0 COMMENTSSouth African exports of raw chrome ore rose by in excess of 55% in 2007, which was "killing jobs and killing revenue", JSE-listed Merafe Resources CEO Steve Phiri said on Monday, adding that the country's power crisis could worsen...
0 COMMENTSIndia has raised the duty it charges on mining companies exporting raw chrome ore from the country by a further $12/t to some $66/t, a South African producer ferrochrome producer reported on Monday. Merafe Resources, which is in a joint venture...
0 COMMENTSFerrochrome producer International Ferro Metals (IFM), on Monday reported a loss of R23,9-million for the six month period ended December 2007, which it said was in line with expectations, given the production problems experienced, which resulted...
3rd March 2008
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Merafe expects short to medium-term ferrochrome demand to recover 6 000 jobs saved through 'cash-burn-avoidance' strategy - Merafe Samancor Chrome unveils long-term EsopMiners 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
Merafe expects short to medium-term ferrochrome...
6 000 jobs saved through 'cash-burn-avoidance'...
Samancor Chrome unveils long-term Esop
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,...