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Northam's Booysendal project set for modular lift-off

The new Northam Platinum now consists of a combination of the steady-state Zondereinde platinum mine and the greenfield Booysendal project. Zondereinde still has a couple of decades of mining ahead of it, and just the first slice of the massive...
16th October 2009

Northam’s Booysendal platinum project all set for modular lift-off

The new Northam Platinum now consists of a combination of the steady-state Zondereinde platinum mine, and the greenfield Booysendal project.
16th October 2009

Northam poised for biggest platinum growth spurt – Wellsted

The one-time Cinderella of South Africa's array of top-notch platinum-mining companies - the JSE-listed Northam - on Thursday put itself in pole position for the greatest spurt of platinum growth by giving the thumbs up to a phased exploitation of...
8th October 2009

Deep, hot Northam Platinum stays in the money, despite tough economic conditions

Many thought that the current tough economic recession would, once and for all, plunge Northam Platinum, for long considered the runt of South Africa’s platinum litter, into a loss.

Northam has not only had to live with being one-trick pony with...
21st August 2009
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Glyn Lewis, the CEO of Northam Platinum, had a standout performance in the year to June 30 in that he kept the world's deepest, hottest and most potholed Northam mine cash-positive after capital, and looked forward to entering a new era of...
21st August 2009

Debt-free, cash-flush Northam Platinum acquirer or takeover target - analyst Video Available

Debt-free, cash-positive but underrated Northam Platinum could return to being a platinum-industry takeover target, as it was before the global economic meltdown, or it could consider using its nigh-R1-billion in cash to acquire juniors and become...
14th August 2009
Platinum empowerment

Anglo-led empowerment deal to transform entire industry

Global mining giant Anglo American’s CEO, Cynthia Carroll, affirms that the recent R10,6-billion three-way empowerment deal involving Anglo Platinum, Mvelaphanda Resources (Mvela), and Anooraq Resources demonstrates her group’s...
14th September 2007
Breaking News

Mvela Resources posts H1 loss on Gold Fields' stake fair-value adjustment

Empowered mining holding company Mvelaphanda (Mvela) Resources posted a headline loss of 598c a share for the six months to December 31, from headline earnings of 622c a share a year earlier, as a result of a R1,3-billion unrealised loss on fair...
15th February 2007
Breaking News

Mvela sells mine-services firm

JSE-listed and black-controlled company Mvelephanda Group yesterday said that its had completed the disposal of its interest in JIC Mining Services.
9th September 2005
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