R/€ = 15.90 Change: -0.01
R/$ = 14.07 Change: 0.00
Au 1320.93 $/oz Change: 5.93
Pt 805.07 $/oz Change: 17.61


Nondetonating timing system promoted to Africa

By: Marleny Arnoldi     20th October 2017 Unless mines pursue safer options, explosives suppliers will continue to supply more dangerous traditional products, stresses initiation system provider Master Blaster CEO Mark Davis.  

Local authority appeals for extended life-span of ailing Botswana nickel miner

By: African News Agency      6th October 2016 The Selebi-Phikwe town council has pleaded with the cabinet sub-committee set up to probe the feasibility of continued mining operations at the ailing Bamwangwato Concession Limited (BCL) mine to ask the government to consider financing the mine instead of taking up the closing down of it, as... 

Botswana project receives modular building solutions

By: David Oliveira     28th August 2015 Prefabricated building supplier Speedspace delivered 4 256 m2 of mobile preassembled building solutions to Botswana government-owned nickel and copper producer BCL last month. Company MD Hennie Wiggett notes that the 135 units, including housing, ablution facilities, offices, security units and... 

50 years in Botswana

6th November 2014 Barloworld Equipment celebrates its half centenary as the Cat® dealer in a country famous for its diamond discoveries. On 30th October 2014, Barloworld Equipment Botswana officially celebrated its 50th anniversary as the country’s Cat earthmoving dealer: a major milestone and one that reflects a... 


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