By: Mia Breytenbach
Tanzania’s mining sector has suffered in recent years, owing to “an unpleasant cocktail” of escalating production costs, a subdued gold price, fiscal and regulatory uncertainty, and power shortages in the country’s north-west, says strategy and communications consultancy africapractice Tanzania... →
By: Terence Creamer
Energy and chemicals group Sasol says the gas discoveries in the north of Mozambique are large enough to support significant additional “gas monetisation” options over-and-above the liquefied natural gas (LNG) opportunities currently being considered.
There have been significant gas discoveries... →
By: Mariaan Webb
In Ontario’s Far North, the mineral reserve dubbed the Ring of Fire has been hailed as one of the most promising mineral developments in the province in almost a century, with the largest deposit of chromite ever discovered in North America. This discovery has potential for decades, possibly a... →
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
ASX-listed Central Petroleum has signed a deal with independent oil and gas explorer Magellan Petroleum to acquire its onshore Australian assets for A$35-million.
The assets include the Palm Valley and Dingo fields, near Alice Springs, as well as in-place compression, processing and... →
By: Henry Lazenby
The Liberal Ontario government has created a new Northern Ontario Cabinet committee, chaired by Thunder Bay - Atikokan Member of Provincial Parliament Bill Mauro, to address the needs of Northern Ontario.
During the first meeting of the Ontario government in the north of the province since 1995,... →
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By: Terence Creamer
A supportive operational environment together with a turnaround in South Africa’s mineral extraction rates could stimulate the creation of an additional 140 000 direct mining jobs by 2020 and over 200 000 by 2030, the State-owned Industrial Development Corporation said in a report published on... →
By: thamashni naidoo
Regarded as one of the largest in its field, 93-year-old
Denver-based outfit LH Marthinusen operates at its towering 33 000
m2 facility where an expansion of an additional 4 000 m2 is in the
process of being completed. A feature on motors and drives would
not be complete without input from this... →