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Port Waratah Coal Services pushes back T4 to 2017

By: Esmarie Swanepoel Coal handling facility Port Waratah Coal Services (PWCS) has warned coal producers in the Hunter Valley that its proposed fourth coal loader, dubbed Terminal 4 (T4), would only come on stream in mid-2017, and not in 2015 as initially planned. PWCS noted on Thursday that while 2015 was the first... 

Fast development techniques to improve advance rates

By: Jonathan Faurie South African-founded scientists and consulting engineers firm SRK Consulting reports that rapid development techniques have the ability to increase activity at the tunnel face and advance completion rates without compromising safety.  

China bid prompts Harmony to suspend Pamodzi Gold Free State buy talks

By: Martin Creamer The China-backed bid for the entire Pamodzi Gold group has prompted preferred bidder Harmony Gold to suspend its negotiations with the provisional liquidators for the purchase of Pamodzi Gold Free State in order to reflect on new possibilities and avoid court conflict. "It's the China-backed... 

Bid for entire Pamodzi Gold group is faster, higher – Kobus du Plooy 

By: Martin Creamer The bid for the entire Pamodzi Gold group had the potential to be concluded far faster than any of the other deals on the table and offered a significantly higher final amount of R1,7-billion, Pamodzi Investment Holdings executive director Kobus du Plooy said on Wednesday. Du Plooy, who... 

‘I think we've saved the company' – Pamdozi Gold on global cash dash

By: Martin Creamer "I think we've saved the company," Pamodzi Gold chairperson Ndaba Ntsele said on Friday, after touching down from his multicountry capital-raising road show. "I'm extremely positive," an enthusiastic Ntsele told Mining Weekly Online of the international cash dash he undertook with fellow Pamodzi... 


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