Mining Weekly | Mining in the DRC https://www.miningweekly.com/page/mining-in-the-drc Tue, 27 Sep 2022 17:28:17 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 ESG risks deter investments, says consultancy https://www.miningweekly.com/article/esg-risks-deter-investments-says-consultancy-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605103 1644302404 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980978_resized_finalwoodmackenzieyinglu01221022.jpg YING LU With investors reluctant to invest, Lu expects that the electric vehicle and automotive sectors will create growth in the cobalt industry, which can heighten ESG concerns 511 287 FCA gains ground despite setbacks https://www.miningweekly.com/article/fca-gains-momentum-despite-setbacks-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605176 1644302405 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980975_resized_finalfaircobaltallianceasshetoncarter01221022.jpg DR ASSHETON CARTER The FCA is gaining momentum owing to the rise for a greener economy 511 287 Initiative aims to quash child labour https://www.miningweekly.com/article/multi-stakeholder-initiative-aims-to-protect-childrens-rights-in-the-drc-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605255 1644302405 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980960_resized_finalfairtcobaltalliancedavidsturmes01221022.jpg DAVID STURMES The FCA continues its efforts in supporting initiatives for children's rights 511 287 Local crane supplier optimistic about African mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/local-crane-supplier-optimistic-about-african-mining-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 604698 1644302404 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980824_resized_0000980823resizedfinalcondracranesmarckleiner01221022.jpg MARC KLEINER Expressing a positive outlook for the African mining industry in 2022, Condra Cranes MD Marc Kleiner, says the DRC has the potential for better resource development 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/87199_2022-01-18_condra_cranes_-_2.mp426331973Condra Cranes MD Marc Kleiner discusses the company’s involvement in the DRC and its outlook for the country’s mining industry.Video edited by: Nicholas Boyd Condra Cranes MD Marc Kleiner discusses the company’s involvement in the DRC and its outlook for the country’s mining industry.Video edited by: Nicholas Boyd Reagents supplier targets lithium, other industrial minerals https://www.miningweekly.com/article/reagents-supplier-targets-emerging-lithium-markets-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605125 1644302404 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980969_resized_finalaxishouse21022.jpg WELCOMING LITHIUM With a new emphasis on lithium mining in the DRC, Axis House have created new reagents for different lithium-bearing ores 511 287 Law firm optimistic about DRC mining in 2022 https://www.miningweekly.com/article/law-firm-optimistic-about-drc-mining-in-2022-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605171 1644302404 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980972_resized_finalwarrenbeech1022.jpg WARREN BEECH Given the mineral wealth in the DRC, the DRC government should focus on local beneficiation 511 287 DRC gov makes progress in ASM industry https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drc-government-makes-progress-in-asm-industry-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605173 1644302404 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980966_resized_finalartisanalcobaltminingindrc1022.jpg DRC GOVERNMENT MAKES PROGRESS Despite challenges, the DRC government has been making positive changes regarding the ASM industry 511 287 Glencore EDP shows signs of success https://www.miningweekly.com/article/glencore-edp-shows-signs-of-success-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605276 1644584570 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980963_resized_finalglencoreedp1022.jpg SUCCESS STORY Local supplier who benefited from the EDP, with employee bus transport run by GPM 511 287 ERG partners with stakeholders to promote energy shift https://www.miningweekly.com/article/erg-partners-with-other-stakeholders-to-promote-energy-shift-2022-02-11 Sabrina Jardim Mining in the DRC Fri, 11 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +0200 605297 1644821129 1644530400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000980944_resized_drcminingcobaltbloomberg0120211022.jpg GOING PLATINUM (FOR BATTERY METALS) ERG became a platinum partner of the DRC- Africa Business Forum 2021, which was held from 24 to 25 November last year 511 287 DRC Minister joins responsible cobalt initiative https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drc-minister-joins-responsible-cobalt-initiative-2021-02-05 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574619 1612191979 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919562_resized_drccobaltmine0318bloomberg0120211022.jpg RESPONSIBLE VALUE CHAINS CAP promotes the engagement and commitment towards sustainable and inclusive cobalt value chains 511 287 Battery metal demand to boost DRC mining https://www.miningweekly.com/article/battery-metal-demand-to-boost-drc-mining-2021-01-20 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574380 1612191979 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919571_resized_nivaashsinghnebank0120211022.jpg NIVAASH SINGH Operators in the DRC will have to contend with corruption, illegal mining, growing terrorism, and the Covid-19 pandemic, after having had to deal with Ebola 511 287 Miner reports gold intercepts at flagship deposit https://www.miningweekly.com/article/miner-reports-gold-intercepts-at-flagship-deposit-2021-01-22 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574605 1612191979 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919556_resized_goldnuggetsshutterstock0120211022.jpg STRIKING GOLD The gold mineralisation at Adumbi is associated with up to 130 m of interbedded banded ironstone, quartz carbonate and chlorite schist 511 287 Miner supports cobalt initiative, secures investment https://www.miningweekly.com/article/miner-supports-cobalt-initiative-secures-investment-2021-01-21 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574496 1612191979 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919574_resized_glencoreeditkccmillingarea0120211022.jpg MULTI-STAKEHOLDER COLLABORATION Glencore is actively supporting the FCA, and are encouraging other relevant companies to join the initiative 511 287 DRC mining to be highlighted at event https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drc-mining-to-be-highlighted-at-event-2021-01-26 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574907 1611904904 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Non Ferrous Metal Works https://www.miningweekly.com/article/non-ferrous-metal-works-2021-02-05 Creamer Media Reporter Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 575443 1612254230 1612476000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000921197_resized_copperbusbarcoil1022.jpg 511 287 Tin producer achieves record production https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tin-producer-achieves-record-production-2021-02-05 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574610 1612255688 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919422_resized_bisietinproject012017alphaminresources1022.jpg EXCELLING SAFETY The Bisie tin mine recorded zero lost-time injuries in the last quarter 511 287 Cobalt initiative begins programme roll-out https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cobalt-initiative-begins-programme-roll-out-2021-01-22 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574714 1612255741 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Mining code could cap cobalt growth for DRC https://www.miningweekly.com/article/code-could-cap-cobalt-growth-for-drc-2021-01-20 Cameron Mackay Mining in the DRC Fri, 05 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +0200 574367 1612255918 1612476000 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000919531_resized_cobaltmetalnuggets0316bloomberg1022.jpg SECURING SUPPLY The DRC is the world’s largest producer of mined cobalt. Most intermediates produced in the country are exported owing to the lack of refining capacity 511 287 Drive package delivered to greenfield mine https://www.miningweekly.com/article/drive-package-delivered-to-greenfield-mine-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Mining in the DRC Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542518 1579852171 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848284_resized_drcseweurodrivefans01201022.jpg BIG FAN A cooling unit had to be installed to the drives because of the extreme temperatures they would encounter in the Democratic Republic of Congo 511 287 Budget deficit reflects mining decline in DRC https://www.miningweekly.com/article/budget-deficit-reflects-mining-decline-in-drc-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Mining in the DRC Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542512 1580735857 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848255_resized_drcfitchminingkamotounderground01201022.jpg DARK DAYS The mining industry in the Democratic Republic of Congo has experienced some dark times over the last few years 511 287 Welding Alloys South Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/welding-alloys-south-africa-2020-02-07 Creamer Media Reporter Mining in the DRC Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 543534 1580810886 1581026400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000850583_resized_2600dpi11022.jpg 511 287 Integrated Pump Technology https://www.miningweekly.com/article/integrated-pump-technology-2019-01-25 Creamer Media Reporter Mining in the DRC Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 509243 1580811554 1581026400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776101_resized_pumppic031022.jpg 511 287 Cobalt demand drives illegal trade https://www.miningweekly.com/article/cobalt-demand-drives-illegal-trade-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Mining in the DRC Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542497 1580891214 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848223_resized_drcsafetyhickeykawamaraconteurwebsite01201022.jpg IN THE TRENCHES Dire living and working conditions found in the Democratic Republic of Congo drive the artisanal and illegal mining sector 511 287 Gold paper released at global forum https://www.miningweekly.com/article/collaborative-paper-released-at-global-event-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Mining in the DRC Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542505 1581402405 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000848269_resized_drcmaelgwynkibali01201022.jpg RAMP UP The separators at Kibali will be ramped up to full sulphides in future 511 287 Land agreement in motion for cobalt producer https://www.miningweekly.com/article/land-agreement-in-motion-for-cobalt-producer-2020-02-07 Halima Frost Mining in the DRC Fri, 07 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 542511 1581402523 1581026400 99999999999 Nadine James 0 0 Welding Alloys South Africa https://www.miningweekly.com/article/welding-alloys-south-africa-2018-02-09 Creamer Media Reporter Mining in the DRC Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 477379 1560841898 1561068000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705536_resized_weldingalloysgroupapexbenoni170217duane1022.jpg 511 287 Demand for impeller, agitator tech in DRC increasing https://www.miningweekly.com/article/demand-for-impeller-agitator-tech-in-drc-increasing-2019-02-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Mining in the DRC Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509297 1549346936 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776250_resized_mixtecmixer02191022.jpg MIXTEC MIXER Mixtec retrofits pre-existing mixers with modern custom designs 511 287 Infrastructure, energy supply continue to hamper DRC mining operations https://www.miningweekly.com/article/infrastructure-energy-supply-continue-to-hamper-drc-mining-operations-2019-02-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Mining in the DRC Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509347 1549346937 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776341_resized_powerlinesgeneric1270820011022.jpg POWER PROBLEM The energy sector remains a major inhibitor to economic development and social inclusion in the Democratic Republic of the Congo 511 287 Tin mining poised to become a significant mining play in DRC https://www.miningweekly.com/article/tin-mining-poised-to-become-a-significant-mining-play-in-drc-2019-02-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Mining in the DRC Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509516 1549612890 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777451_resized_alphaminresoucesceoboriskamstra0119cm1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/77349_2019-01-24_alphamin_new_-_hd_web.mp437105528Alphamin Resources CEO Boris Kamstra discusses his prospects for the mining industry in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Alphamin Resources CEO Boris Kamstra discusses his prospects for the mining industry in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Aussie company moves ahead with DRC acquisition https://www.miningweekly.com/article/australian-company-moves-ahead-with-drc-project-acquisition-2018-02-09 Tasneem Bulbulia Mining in the DRC Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476221 1517899893 1518127200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702970_resized_bloomberg84738441h5789491022.jpg GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY Resource modelling is already under way to determine a oint Ore Reserve Committee 2012-compliant resource for the Adidi-Kanga gold project 511 287 Pioneering tin project to spur regional development https://www.miningweekly.com/article/pioneering-tin-project-to-spur-regional-development-2018-02-09 Tasneem Bulbulia Mining in the DRC Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476277 1517899893 1518127200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702995_resized_drcminingalphaminbisie0120181022.jpg CATALYST FOR GROWTH The Bisie tin project, currently under development, is expected to unlock one of the richest tin deposits in the world 511 287