R/€ = 19.06 Change: -0.05
R/$ = 16.87 Change: 0.07
Au 1704.70 $/oz Change: -15.62
Pt 824.27 $/oz Change: -7.21

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Osborn is a leading manufacturer of crushing and screening solutions for the global mining and quarrying industries. Over 100 years in business, we have earned a reputation for quality, innovation and customer service.

Osborn offers a full range of high-quality crushers, feeders and screens, as well as internationally compliant modular structures. Our experience and expertise extends to the full manufacturing process, from concept and installation through to commissioning.


Metso launches My Plant Planner on-line configurator for designing efficient crushing and screening plants

3rd June 2020 Metso is introducing a unique drag and drop 3D crushing and screening plant configurator that enables professionals in the mining and aggregate industries to design more productive and efficient plants through real-time insights. The design and simulation tool, called My Plant Planner, is... 

Raubex divisions see return to profitability

By: Simone Liedtke     29th May 2020 Infrastructure development and construction materials supply group Raubex managed to maintain sufficient capacity to participate in any improvement in the sector, while simultaneously undertaking rightsizing initiatives has seen the company’s roads and earthworks division return to profitability.... 

Botswana Diamonds recovers over 100 diamonds from Marsfontein bulk sampling

By: Simone Liedtke     29th May 2020 Aim- and BSE-listed Botswana Diamonds (BOD) has concluded the processing of two bulk samples taken from the Marsfontein diamond development project, in Limpopo; the samples of which comprised 58 t of fresh high-interest kimberlite and 62 t of kimberlite material from one of the residual... 

EPCM’s early delivery improves client cashflow

7th May 2020 Multidisciplinary process engineering company Metallurgical Engineering Technology & Construction (METC) understands that delivering working projects ahead of schedule, enables higher net present value and better internal rate of return. METC’s team members have designed andbuilt more than 75... 

Argonaut to resume mining in Mexico on May 18

By: Donna Slater     24th April 2020 TSX-listed Canadian gold miner Argonaut Gold is preparing to reopen operations in Mexico on May 18. The Mexican government has extended the closure of all nonessential businesses until May 30, but is allowing businesses operating in municipalities with low, or no cases of Covid-19 transmission,... 

PolyMet remains determined to build Minnesota mine

By: Mariaan Webb     23rd April 2020 TSX- and NYSE American-listed Polymet remains “determined and confident” that it would advance its copper/nickel mine on the Iron Range, Minnesota, and has this week turned to the Supreme Court to view a lower court ruling on the company’s air permit. The company is seeking to overturn a state... 

Coeur to reposition Silvertip, operations suspended

By: Mariaan Webb     21st February 2020 NYSE-listed precious metals miner Coeur has temporarily suspended operating activities at its Silvertip zinc/lead/silver mine, in British Columbia, Canada, as the mine struggles to generate positive cash flow amid deteriorating zinc and lead markets. Silvertip, which represents about 6% of... 

Minnesota Natural Resources Dept and PolyMet approach Supreme Court

By: Mariaan Webb     17th February 2020 The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Toronto-headquartered PolyMet Mining have approached the Supreme Court to review last month’s state Court of Appeals decision on permits for the NorthMet project. The DNR is seeking a review of a decision regarding three permits that it... 

Orion Minerals flags cost saving at Prieska

By: Esmarie Iannucci     4th February 2020 Dual-listed copper developer Orion Minerals has flagged a possible A$15-million in cost savings at its Prieska copper/zinc project, in South Africa, after identifying two new 3 600 kW mills that can be incorporated at the project. The new mills are immediately available at a significant discount... 


24th January 2020 FLSmidth is a leading provider of mineral processing and material handling technology and systems to the global mining industry. In keeping with its strategy of driving success through sustainable productivity enhancement, FLSmidth is founded on three fundamental values – competence, cooperation... 

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