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PGM group continues multiple projects

Platinum miner Platinum Group Metals (Platinum Group) continues its focus on platinum exploration with multiple projects under way in South Africa and Canada, for the remainder this year. 

PGMs project moving forward

By: Natasha Odendaal JSE-listed Wesizwe Platinum’s Frischgewaagd-Ledig platinum-group metals (PGMs) project, in the Western Bushveld Complex, is moving forward with the next step of starting civil works. 

Platinum Group Metals forms JV with Allan Hochreiter’s Sable Platinum

By: Mariaan Webb Toronto-listed junior miner Platinum Group Metals (PTM) has created a new exploration joint venture (JV) with newly established Sable Platinum, adjoining the Xstrata Eland project area in South Africa’s Bushveld Complex, it said on Monday. Sable Platinum was formed by mining corporate finance... 

Valve and actuator company controlling platinum slurries

By: Loni Prinsloo Process control company Dynamic Fluid Control (DFC) supplies mining giant Anglo Platinum with valves and actuators in most of its mines, most recently for slurry applications around the mills and concentrator plant at PPRust.  

Platinum to reach new highs on autocat demand - Johnson Matthey

By: Liezel Hill While the platinum market will remain in a 'moderate' deficit in 2005, the precious metal's price is expected to continue in its recent strength, with a forecast price range of between $890/oz and $1 030/oz, driven by demand from the automotive sector, chemical and refining firm Johnson Matthey... 

Platinum JV to benefit local communities

The joint venture deal announced last week between black empowered South African prospecting and exploration company Africa Wide (AW), the wholly-owned South African subsidiary of Canada's Platinum Group Metals (PTM) and Anglo Platinum is said to have created “one of the larger assembled... 

PGM grades confirmed in Elandsfontein drill

Canadian explorer Platinum Group Metals has announced that shallow drilling by the group on the Elandsfontein property, in South Africa, has intersected and returned grades from the Merensky Reef horizon. 

Canadian junior expands Bushveld holdings

Canadian miner Platinum Group Metals (PTM) has announced the addition of 749 ha to its Onderstepoort property in the Western Bushveld Complex, in South Africa, through the successful completion of three additional property agreements. 

Bafokeng nation corporatises its mineral assets

The Royal Bafokeng Nation (RBN) has corporatised its mineral assets under the control and management of Royal Bafokeng Resources Holdings Limited (RBR). 


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