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Wacker Neuson enters agreement with Wirtgen South Africa to extend its compaction roller offering

30th April 2019 Wacker Neuson South Africa (Pty) Ltd. recently entered into an agreement with Wirtgen South Africa (Pty) Ltd. for the supply of the large HAMM 3000 series soil compaction rollers which will be marketed by Wacker Neuson under its own brand as RC110 (10 ton), RC120 (11 ton) and RC190 (20 ton) in... 

Training Operators for Excellence – The Ok Tedi Way.

29th April 2019 Situated in Papua New Guinea, the Simulator Training Center at The Ok Tedi Mine is living up to its commitment to develop their most valuable resource – employees. The company has provided education and training to more than 10,500 employees since 1982, and simulator training has proven to be a... 

Goldplat appoints interim CEO

26th April 2019 Aim-listed Goldplat has appointed Werner Klingenberg interim CEO with immediate effect. He succeeds Gerard Kisbey-Green, who has stepped down as CEO but will continue to provide services to the company as required to ensure a smooth managerial transition. 

Alrosa earns $8.91m in Dubai diamond auction

26th April 2019 Diamond major Alrosa earned $8.91-million in revenue from the sale of special size diamonds – diamonds larger than 10.8 ct – at its second auction in Dubai, this year. Fifty-six companies from Belgium, India, Israel, the United Arab Emirates, the US, Hong Kong and Russia participated in the... 

Orion Mine Finance sells portion of Stornoway shares

26th April 2019 Private equity firm Orion Mine Finance has entered into an agreement to sell 90-million of the shares of Canadian miner Stornoway Diamond Corp that it held for investment purposes. Orion will sell the shares at C$0.04 a share, netting C$3.6-million. 

Positive start to the year for Canadian miners

26th April 2019 Following several quarters of declines, the Canadian Mining Eye index increased by 5% in the first quarter of 2019. The index, which tracks the mining sector performance of 100 TSX- and TSX-V-listed midtier and junior companies with market capitalisations falling between C$158-million and... 

Taseko’s Florence produces 99.9% copper cathode

26th April 2019 The Florence copper project of Taseko Mines have delivered a first harvest of 3 700 lb of copper cathode and assayed at more than 99.9% copper, the TSX-listed company reported on Thursday. The first harvest comprised 32 sheets at 117 lb each. 

Mbazima to retire from Anglo after 18 years

26th April 2019 Norman Mbazima will step down as deputy chairperson of Anglo American South Africa on June 30. “Norman has made an exceptional contribution to Anglo American over the last 18 years, delivered with tireless energy, most recently as deputy chairperson of Anglo American South Africa. He has played... 

Sirius announces 10-year European distribution agreement

25th April 2019 UK-based Sirius Minerals has inked a ten-year supply and distribution agreement with a European agribusiness group for the polyhalite – a form of potash used in fertilisers – that its Woodsmith mine, in north Yorkshire, will produce. BayWa Agri Supply & Trade, a wholly owned subsidiary of... 

Polymetal lists on Astana exchange

25th April 2019 Gold producer Polymetal said on Thursday that trading in its shares on the Astana International Exchange (AIX) had started, with a total of 1 690 440 shares, amounting to $17-million, having been placed. "The results of the secondary sale have exceeded our expectations, with demand shown from... 


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