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Gold Fields invests in Peru-focused junior

2nd May 2019 South Africa-headquartered miner Gold Fields has invested C$8-million in Canadian junior Chakana Copper, which is advancing copper and gold prospects in the Peruvian Andes. Through Gold Fields Nazca Holdings, Gold Fields agreed to subscribe for and purchase 15 686 275 common shares in Chakana... 

Take control of your water

2nd May 2019 Water is the lifeblood of our planet, and a resource essential to minerals processing which must be used conservatively. Mine operators must be conscious of their water use, as well as innovative in how they re-use and handle water.   Water is critical for every mine site, it’s used for minerals... 

New Ivanhoe president named as Johansson retires

2nd May 2019 Tony Giardini has returned to Ivanhoe Mines and has been named president of the Canadian company, which is focusing on base metals and platinum-group metals projects in the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa. Giardini, who was most recently executive VP and CFO of Toronto-based... 

Alacer on track to meet full-year guidance after strong first quarter

30th April 2019 TSX- and ASX-listed Alacer Gold, which operates the Çöpler gold mine, in Turkey, produced 89 354 oz of gold in the quarter ended March 31, keeping it on track to meet its full-year guidance of producing 320 000 oz to 380 000 oz of gold. The company on Tuesday reported that the ramp-up of the... 

Hochschild on track to meet full-year output, cost guidance

30th April 2019 London-listed Hochschild achived a strong start to this year, with attributable production of 121 367 gold-equivalent ounces or 9.8-million silver-equivalent ounces for the quarter ended March 31. This was mostly as a result of "another solid quarter" from its Inmaculada mine, in Peru, and a... 

TLT-Turbo Africa to Provide Energy Efficient Ventilation Solution to Kamoa Copper SA

30th April 2019 TLT-Turbo Africa has been awarded the contract for the supply and installation of a turn-key solution for underground ventilation and fumes extraction for Kamoa Copper SA, located 25km outside of Kolwezi, DRC. Kamoa Copper SA forms part of the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project, which is a joint... 

Ma'aden awards Outotec consortium multimillion-euro EPC contract

30th April 2019 Saudi Arabian mining company Ma'aden has awarded a consortium comprising Outotec and Larsen & Toubro an engineering, procurement and construction contract to build a greenfield mineral concentrator and gold processing plant in Saudi Arabia. Outotec's share of the project is valued at more than... 

Polymetal's Amursk POX plant certified under International Cyanide Management Code

30th April 2019 London-listed precious metals miner Polymetal's Amursk pressure oxidation (POX) plant, has become the second gold production operation in Russia to be certified as being in full compliance with the International Cyanide Management Code (Cyanide Code) as both a gold mining company and, separately,... 

Chaarat appoints new COO

30th April 2019 Aim-listed Chaarat Gold has appointed Darin Cooper COO, effective June 1. Cooper has more than 30 years' experience in the metals and mining industry spanning operations, projects, restructuring and culture change. 

Doornkop mine employee killed in fall of ground

30th April 2019 A fall-of-ground incident at Harmony Gold's Doornkop mine, near Johannesburg, has claimed the life of an employee, the gold miner said on Tuesday, An investigation into the incident was under way. 


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