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
28th October 2005
0 COMMENTSConstruction of a new ferrochrome plant at the Buffelsfontein ferrochrome smelting and mining operation in the North West will be completed at the end of 2007 in time for the plant to take advantage of projected continued growth in the stainless...
By: peter cromberge
28th October 2005
0 COMMENTSAIM-listed International Ferro Metals (IFM), yesterday started construction of its ferrochrome plant at the Buffelsfontein ferrochrome smelting and mining operation near Mooinooi in the North West province, South Africa.
20th October 2005
0 COMMENTSA new ferrochrome mine and smelting operation in the North West will be in production in 18 months' time and is to provide Chinese stainless-steel firm Jiuquan Iron and Steel Company (Jisco) with ferrochrome as part of an offtake agreement.
17th October 2005
0 COMMENTSIn South Africa, there are currently seven companies involved in the production of various ferroalloys.
By: andrew lanham
14th October 2005
0 COMMENTSJSE-listed ferrochrome producer Merafe Resources announced at the weekend that the company is proceeding with a rights offer to raise R554-million.
10th October 2005
0 COMMENTSA new opencast chrome operation is planned west of Sun City, where an old underground mine and its infrastructure are being resuscitated, Mining Weekly can exclusively report.
By: Martin Creamer
3rd October 2005
0 COMMENTSJSE-listed Merafe Resources yesterday reported that it had received unconditional approval from the competition authorities to proceed with the acquisition of a 50% stake in the Wonderkop joint venture from Samancor.
By: Liezel Hill
9th September 2005
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