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Simone Liedtke

Simone Liedtke

Simone Liedtke is a Creamer Media Senior Online Writer and Social Media Specialist for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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Jupiter Mines to proceed with Central Yilgarn demerger, IPO

21st January 2021 ASX-listed Jupiter Mines will proceed with the demerger and initial public offering (IPO) of its Central Yilgarn iron-ore (CYIP) assets through newly created company, Juno Minerals. The two companies on January 21 lodged a notice of a general meeting, which will be held virtually on February 19. 

Lundin continues improvement trend in 2020

21st January 2021 Diversified Canadian base metals miner Lundin Mining met its production guidance for all metals for the 2020 financial year, ended December 31, with copper production standing out at 230 781 t. Gold production exceeded guidance, reaching 163 000 oz. 

B2Gold well positioned for 2021 following strong 2020

21st January 2021 TSX-listed B2Gold remains well positioned for a continued strong operational and financial performance heading into 2021, with a total production guidance of between 907 000 oz and just over one-million ounces of gold for the year. Owing to openpit mine sequencing, consolidated gold production is... 

Harte Gold to proceed with Sugar Zone expansion

21st January 2021 TSX-listed Harte Gold is proceeding with an expansion of its fully owned Sugar Zone mining operation, in Canada, from a capacity of 800 t/d to 1 200 t/d, based on the positive results of a feasibility study. With expansion capital of $21-million, the gold producer intends to reach the 1 200 t/d... 

Capital appoints Giles Everist CFO

20th January 2021 LSE-listed Capital has appointed Giles Everist CFO. He will take up the position from March 1. Everist will succeed Andre Koekemoer, who has resigned to return to South Africa for personal reasons. 

Relief Canyon to reach full production by May 2021

20th January 2021 TSX-listed Americas Gold and Silver Corporation’s Relief Canyon mine, in the US, will ramp up to full production in the second quarter of this year, after having achieved commercial production earlier this month. Based on a July 2018 feasibility study, the company anticipates production of about... 

Miners in Mpumalanga enterprise development centre partnership

15th January 2021 Diversified miner Exxaro Resources has partnered with the Steve Tshwete local municipality and mining companies Arnot OpCo, Anglo American Coal South Africa and Glencore to establish an enterprise development centre (EDC) for local entrepreneurs in the Mhluzi township, in Middelburg, Mpumalanga.... 

Hemlo Explorers starts drilling at Ontario project

14th January 2021 TSX-V-listed Hemlo Explorers has started drilling at its North Limb project, about 15 km north of the Hemlo mine in Ontario. The drill campaign is set to start with a minimum of 10 000 m in about 20 drill holes. 

Atalaya achieves new production record

14th January 2021 Dual-listed Atalaya Mining has achieved a new production record of 55 890 t of copper in 2020, with the year’s guidance met, notwithstanding the operating challenges and mandatory stopping in April as a result of Covid-19 restrictions. Copper production in the fourth quarter exceeded the guidance... 

West Africa-focused Capital continues to build regional platform

14th January 2021 West Africa remains a growth area for LSE-listed Capital, which continues to build its platform in the region, with new rigs arriving during the first quarter of the year, as well as the long-term contract secured with Firefinch in Mali and an expansion of operations into Guinea. As the new year... 


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