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Feasibility study for a new CIL gold plant awarded

By: Natasha Odendaal Minerals processing and project management company MDM Engineering has been awarded the feasibility study for a 2.4-million-ton-a-year carbon-in-leach (CIL) gold plant, which will treat reclaimed tailings and current-flotation unrefined tailings for gold miner African Barrick Gold’s 100%-owned... 

First power from Anglo American’s proposed discard-coal IPP targeted for 2015

By: Terence Creamer The seven prequalified bidders for a 450 MW, discard coal-fired power project, being facilitated by resources group Anglo American, in Emalahleni, are currently doing due diligence on the tender documentation for what could emerge as the first large-scale conventional independent power producer... 

Acid mine drainage an ‘impending crisis’ - Aveng

By: Christy van der Merwe Increasing attention has been given to the "impending water crisis" caused by acid mine drainage (AMD) in the Witwatersrand gold fields area, with certain industry estimates stating that some 60-million litres of polluted AMD water could pour out into Johannesburg by 2011 if nothing is done to... 


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