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Sunstone to sell stake in Finland lithium project

By: Donna Slater     5th May 2021 Australia-headquartered gold and copper miner Sunstone Metals has agreed to sell its 83.6% stake in its Finland-based lithium project to Canada-headquartered explorer and developer United Lithium for a total consideration of A$879 000 – inclusive of 490 000 shares. As such, Sunstone has signed a... 

New warehouse structure erected with bolted tech

By: Darren Parker     2nd April 2021 Construction connection technology supplier Peikko South Africa completed its scope of work on the new car spare parts supplier Spare Pro warehouse in Germiston, Johannesburg. Peikko South Africa was contracted to provide a bolted connection solution for the 18 500 m2 facility, which is highly... 

Premier granted exclusive prospecting order for Zimbabwe project

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th March 2021 Aim-listed Premier African Minerals has been granted an exclusive prospecting order (EPO) over an area that encompasses the Zulu lithium and tantalum claims in the Fort Rixon district of Zimbabwe for a period of three years. "I am deeply appreciative of the Zimbabwe Government for the granting of... 

SEW-EURODRIVE continues to meet high expectations through new products for the mining industry

18th February 2021 Drive and control technologies specialist SEW-EURODRIVE has a wide range of products that are suitable for the mining industry, with some having been improved in recent years to most adequately suit a harsh mining environment. 

Mincon MP40: performance redefined

By: Creamer Media Reporter      5th February 2021 With Mincon’s reputation as The Driller’s Choice, our customers have come to expect the best when using products from our comprehensive range of rock drilling solutions. And with an ethos of continuous improvement, we are always working on making the best even better – an approach has resulted in... 

Steinmetz’s bribery trial starts a fresh chapter of mining saga

By: Bloomberg     8th January 2021 Beny Steinmetz goes on trial facing bribery charges in Geneva on Monday in the latest chapter of a legal saga that’s dogged the Israeli businessman’s gamble on a multibillion-dollar mine. Steinmetz and two businesspeople are accused of paying the wife of Guinea’s deceased former president... 

Frontier Lithium starts Falconbridge pilot plant operations

By: Donna Slater     8th January 2021 TSX-listed junior miner Frontier Lithium and XPS Expert Process Solutions – a Glencore company − have started mini-pilot plant operations at their research and development centre in Falconbridge, Ontario, and at other off-site locations. Frontier last year awarded XPS the contract to jointly... 

Energy Fuels to enter commercial REE business in Q1

By: Mariaan Webb     14th December 2020 US-based Energy Fuels is set to become a rare earth producer in the first quarter of 2021, announcing on Monday that it had entered into a supply agreement to process monazite at its White Mesa mill, in Utah. The company signed a three-year supply deal with the Chemours Company to acquire 2 500... 

Issues arise at Aurelia's Peak mine

By: Esmarie Iannucci     14th December 2020 Equipment failure has been detected at ASX-listed Aurelia Metals’ Peak gold and base metals project, in New South Wales, causing interruptions to the shaft operations. The company on Monday said that an operational fault was detected when the haulage system tripped as a skip was positioned for... 

Denison selects ISR mining for renamed Tthe Heldeth Túé deposit

By: Mariaan Webb     17th November 2020 The selection of the in-situ recovery (ISR) mining method at the Tthe Heldeth Túé (THT) deposit, formerly named J Zone, at the Waterbury Lake property has transformed expectations for the project, generating robust preliminary financial results with comparatively modest upfront capital. TSX-... 

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