Mining Weekly | Copper http://www.miningweekly.com/page/copper Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:10:23 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Raise drill tackles first African project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/redbore-100-raise-drill-tackles-first-african-project-2017-03-24 Tasneem Bulbulia Copper Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445892 1489746578 1490306400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000632575_resized_drillingtunnellingredpathminingsouthafricaredbore100synclinoriumproject0320171022.jpg AFRICAN DEBUT The Redbore 100 has met the Synclinorium vent shaft project’s target rates, with Redpath on track to meet the projected completion date in July 511 287 ‘Women, local communities must play greater role in mining’ http://www.miningweekly.com/article/women-local-communities-must-share-in-wealth-creation-in-mining-yaluma-2017-03-24 Ilan Solomons SUSTAINABILITY IN MINING Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 446395 1489746579 1490306400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000633843_resized_christopheryaluma3060220171022ilan.jpg CHRISTOPHER YALUMA One of the greatest constraints women face in entering into the mining industry is in securing financing 511 287 Escondida workers to end strike as they opt for old contract http://www.miningweekly.com/article/escondida-workers-to-end-strike-as-they-opt-for-old-contract-2017-03-23 Reuters COPPER RESUMPTION Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:46:00 +0200 447391 1490287877 1490287560 1492898400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nevsun finds more mineralisation at Eritrea-based Bisha, satellite deposits http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nevsun-finds-more-mineralisation-at-eritrea-based-bisha-satellite-deposits-2017-03-23 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS EXPLORATION Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:46:00 +0200 447390 1490287751 1490287560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636237_resized_nevsunbisha.jpg Bisha, Eritrea 511 287 BHP's Escondida mine says negotiations dissolved; will return to production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhps-escondida-mine-says-negotiations-dissolved-will-return-to-production-2017-03-23 Reuters LABOUR Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:48:00 +0200 447376 1490277044 1490276880 1492898400 Reuters 0 0 Alara gets offtake partner for Oman project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alara-gets-offtake-partner-for-oman-project-2017-03-23 Esmarie Swanepoel COPPER Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:22:00 +0200 447242 1490261244 1490250120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Minerals railway in Peru to take 2-3 wks to resume – govt http://www.miningweekly.com/article/minerals-railway-in-peru-to-take-2-3-wks-to-resume-govt-2017-03-23 Reuters MATERIALS DISRUPTION Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:46:00 +0200 447230 1490230082 1490229960 1492812000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Canadian royalties, streaming firm Franco-Nevada reports rising revenues as it looks to diversify http://www.miningweekly.com/article/canadian-royalties-streaming-firm-franco-nevada-reports-rising-revenues-as-it-looks-to-diversify-2017-03-23 Henry Lazenby GOLD ROYALTIES Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:41:00 +0200 447229 1490260770 1490229660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635813_resized_goldonemoddereast05101022duane.jpg 511 287 RNC, private equity firm Waterton Global form nickel-focused partnership http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rnc-private-equity-firm-waterton-global-form-nickel-focused-partnership-2017-03-22 Henry Lazenby NICKEL Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:38:00 +0200 447224 1490259571 1490207880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635810_resized_nickelorereuters.jpg 511 287 BHP mine struggling to stave off title of longest Chile strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bhp-mine-struggling-to-stave-off-title-of-longest-chile-strike-2017-03-22 Bloomberg LABOUR Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:07:00 +0200 447186 1490191051 1490188020 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Alecto prepares for first blast at Mowana project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alecto-prepares-for-first-blast-at-mowana-project-2017-03-22 Natasha Odendaal COPPER Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:03:00 +0200 447156 1490178315 1490176980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Africa’s biggest copper find keeps giving as Ivanhoe hits mineralisation 3.8 km west of Kakula http://www.miningweekly.com/article/africas-biggest-copper-find-keeps-giving-as-ivanhoe-hits-mineralisation-38-km-west-of-kakula-2017-03-22 Henry Lazenby EXPLORATION Wed, 22 Mar 2017 01:29:00 +0200 447075 1490170759 1490138940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Northern Dynasty, EPA file joint motion to extend stay of proceedings http://www.miningweekly.com/article/northern-dynasty-epa-file-joint-motion-to-extend-stay-of-proceedings-2017-03-21 Henry Lazenby PROJECT PERMITTING Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:53:00 +0200 447069 1490171298 1490107980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zambia copper miners face $276m bill in power dispute http://www.miningweekly.com/article/zambia-copper-miners-face-276m-bill-in-power-dispute-2017-03-21 Bloomberg MINING & ELECTRICITY Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:38:00 +0200 447063 1490085651 1490085480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Freeport Indonesia resumes copper concentrate production http://www.miningweekly.com/article/freeport-indonesia-resumes-copper-concentrate-production-2017-03-21 Reuters COPPER Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:29:00 +0200 447062 1490142452 1490084940 1492725600 Reuters 0 0 Striking union at BHP's Escondida says it is open to further conversations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/striking-union-at-bhps-escondida-says-it-is-open-to-further-conversations-2017-03-21 Reuters COPPER Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:33:00 +0200 447060 1490078120 1490077980 1492725600 Reuters 0 0 Peru mine output stranded after rains disrupt rail shipments http://www.miningweekly.com/article/peru-mine-output-stranded-after-rains-disrupt-rail-shipments-2017-03-21 Reuters MINE DISRUPTION Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:59:00 +0200 447051 1490050875 1490050740 1492639200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Striking union, BHP Billiton's Escondida mine to meet Monday http://www.miningweekly.com/article/striking-union-bhp-billitons-escondida-mine-to-meet-monday-2017-03-21 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:57:00 +0200 447050 1490050719 1490050620 1492639200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Smaller global copper deficit seen in December – ICSG http://www.miningweekly.com/article/smaller-global-copper-deficit-seen-in-december-icsg-2017-03-21 Henry Lazenby COPPER Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:05:00 +0200 447047 1490172415 1490047500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635450_resized_copper1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Trilogy pulls the trigger on high-grade copper Arctic prefeasibility study http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trilogy-pulls-the-trigger-on-high-grade-copper-arctic-prefeasibility-study-2017-03-20 Henry Lazenby COPPER EXPLORATION Mon, 20 Mar 2017 23:17:00 +0200 447046 1490173115 1490044620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South African OEM completes equipment delivery to Chinese copper mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-oem-completes-equipment-delivery-to-chinese-copper-mine-2017-03-20 David Oliveira MINING AUTOMATION Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:32:00 +0200 447013 1490020337 1490013120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000635437_resized_galison20m3wagons1022.jpeg Galison's 20 m3 wagons are capable of carrying 40 t of rock in a single load 511 287 Union at Chile's Escondida slams new offer from management http://www.miningweekly.com/article/union-at-chiles-escondida-slams-new-offer-from-management-2017-03-20 Reuters COPPER Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:35:00 +0200 446954 1489995402 1489995300 1492639200 Reuters 0 0 TSX ends down as financials, commodity stocks retreat http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tsx-ends-down-as-financials-commodity-stocks-retreat-2017-03-17 Reuters BAY STREET Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:16:00 +0200 446890 1489785908 1489785360 1492380000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New offer suggests breakthrough in Chile's Escondida strike http://www.miningweekly.com/article/new-offer-suggests-breakthrough-in-chiles-escondida-strike-2017-03-17 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:11:00 +0200 446889 1489785382 1489785060 1492380000 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Anglo's billionaire investor puts mining on cusp of M&A era http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglos-billionaire-investor-puts-mining-on-cusp-of-ma-era-2017-03-17 Bloomberg DIVERSIFIED MINERS Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:18:00 +0200 446821 1489744263 1489742280 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000634926_resized_anilagarwalchairmanofvedantaresources21022bloomberg.jpg Anil Agarwal 511 287 Orion's purchase of Prieska project to proceed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/orions-purchase-of-prieska-project-to-proceed-2017-03-17 Esmarie Swanepoel CORPORATE ACTIVITY Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:34:00 +0200 446774 1489760860 1489732440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Escondida striking union says invited company to talk on main demands http://www.miningweekly.com/article/escondida-striking-union-says-invited-company-to-talk-on-main-demands-2017-03-17 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Fri, 17 Mar 2017 01:38:00 +0200 446762 1489739076 1489707480 1492293600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Strikers at BHP's Escondida mine in Chile block restart attempt at port http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strikers-at-bhps-escondida-mine-in-chile-block-restart-attempt-at-port-2017-03-16 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:50:00 +0200 446756 1489679721 1489679400 1492293600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tanzanian ore export ban unlikely to be implemented – BMI http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tanzanian-ore-export-ban-unlikely-to-be-implemented-bmi-2017-03-16 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD/COPPER Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:52:00 +0200 446696 1489671158 1489665120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Moroccan miner Managem reports 41% jump in 2016 net profit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/moroccan-miner-managem-reports-41-jump-in-2016-net-profit-2017-03-16 Reuters METALS Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:19:00 +0200 446637 1489652483 1489652340 1492293600 Reuters 0 0 Nzuri shakes the tin for DRC project http://www.miningweekly.com/article/nzuri-shakes-the-tin-for-drc-project-2017-03-16 Esmarie Swanepoel CAPITAL RAISE Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:51:00 +0200 446611 1489666724 1489647060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Escondida copper mine in Chile says to restart operations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/escondida-copper-mine-in-chile-says-to-restart-operations-2017-03-15 Reuters COPPER Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:57:00 +0200 446478 1489561168 1489561020 1492207200 Reuters 0 0 Cerro Verde strike may end next week if Peru rules against it http://www.miningweekly.com/article/cerro-verde-strike-may-end-next-week-if-peru-rules-against-it-2017-03-15 Reuters COPPER Wed, 15 Mar 2017 01:02:00 +0200 446454 1489532683 1489532520 1492120800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Optimism on minerals seen seeping down to grassroots explorers http://www.miningweekly.com/article/optimism-on-minerals-seen-seeping-down-to-grassroots-explorers-2017-03-15 Henry Lazenby EXPLORATION Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:44:00 +0200 446453 1489572300 1489531440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000633968_resized_explorationbloomberg102220022017.jpg 511 287 Antofagasta 2016 profits surge, expects copper prices to rise http://www.miningweekly.com/article/antofagasta-2016-profits-surge-expects-copper-prices-to-rise-2017-03-14 Reuters BASE METALS Tue, 14 Mar 2017 18:05:00 +0200 446451 1489507704 1489507500 1492120800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Union on strike at Escondida mine in Chile rejects BHP overture http://www.miningweekly.com/article/union-on-strike-at-escondida-mine-in-chile-rejects-bhp-overture-2017-03-14 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Tue, 14 Mar 2017 18:02:00 +0200 446450 1489507736 1489507320 1492120800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mining at Rocklands to restart this week – CuDeco http://www.miningweekly.com/article/mining-at-rocklands-to-restart-this-week-cudeco-2017-03-14 Esmarie Swanepoel COPPER Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:20:00 +0200 446327 1489484443 1489472400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Strike at Peru's top copper mine in 4th day, output at 50% – union http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strike-at-perus-top-copper-mine-in-4th-day-output-at-50-union-2017-03-13 Reuters COPPER STRIKE Mon, 13 Mar 2017 22:57:00 +0200 446310 1489439367 1489438620 1492034400 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0