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Congo State miner signs MoU with Chinese firm to raise copper output

By: Reuters A Chinese mining company has signed an agreement with the Democratic Republic of Congo state mining company Gecamines to build two factories, hoping to boost dwindling copper production by around seven times, Gecamines said Monday. Gecamines and the China Nonferrous Metal Mining Company (CNMC)... 

Integrated Pump Technology Supplies 20 Bravo 900 Submersible Slurry Pumps

To Kamoto Copper Company Of The Democratic Republic Of The Congo Integrated Pump Technology of South Africa has supplied 20 Bravo 900 submersible slurry pumps and 20 M20 control panels to Kamoto Copper Company (a subsidiary of Katanga Mining) of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. These heavy... 

Glencore Finance extends, increases Katanga loan facilities

By: Leandi Kolver TSX-listed Katanga Mining on Wednesday announced the execution of extended and increased loan facilities with Glencore Finance. Katanga said the maturity date of its existing term loan facility agreement with Glencore Finance, which had been used to fund, in substantial part, the redemption of... 

ADT fleet goes underground

By: Pimani Baloyi Global heavy equipment manufacturer Bell Equipment’s newly launched E-series articulated dump trucks (ADTs) are being used by companies across sub-Saharan Africa to haul a variety of material both above and below ground. The E-series ADT, which is an improvement on Bell’s previous models, was... 

Copper producer completes Phase 4 of expansion project

Engineering and construction group SNC-Lavalin has completed the fourth phase of copper/cobalt producer Katanga Mining’s Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) expansion project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Together with the successful completion of the third phase of this project, this is the... 

Snc-Lavalin Completes Phase 4 Of Kcc Kamoto Project

SNC-Lavalin has completed Phase 4 of Katanga Mining’s Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) expansion project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Together with the successful completion of Phase 3 of this project, this is the largest project SNC-Lavalin’s Johannesburg office has undertaken to date.... 


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