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Platinum group metals take another step closer to use in battery electric vehicles 

By: Donna Slater     19th January 2021 TSX- and NYSE-listed Platinum Group Metals (PTM) and its subsidiary Lion Battery Technologies reports that the US Patent and Trademark Office has issued a second patent to Florida International University (FIU) related to the use of platinum group metals (PGMs) in lithium batteries. Lion is a... 

FLSmidth in talks to buy Thyssenkrupp's mining unit

By: Reuters     15th January 2021 FLSmidth is in negotiations with German engineering group Thyssenkrupp to acquire its mining business, the Danish mining equipment maker said on Friday. The negotiations are at a non-binding stage, FLSmidth said, and there can be no assurance as to their result. 

Atalaya achieves new production record

By: Simone Liedtke     14th January 2021 Dual-listed Atalaya Mining has achieved a new production record of 55 890 t of copper in 2020, with the year’s guidance met, notwithstanding the operating challenges and mandatory stopping in April as a result of Covid-19 restrictions. Copper production in the fourth quarter exceeded the guidance... 

West Africa-focused Capital continues to build regional platform

By: Simone Liedtke     14th January 2021 West Africa remains a growth area for LSE-listed Capital, which continues to build its platform in the region, with new rigs arriving during the first quarter of the year, as well as the long-term contract secured with Firefinch in Mali and an expansion of operations into Guinea. As the new year... 

Capital makes strides in getting all equipment on Sukari site for mining start 

By: Marleny Arnoldi     8th January 2021 London-listed mining services company Capital Limited says payments on major capital equipment items required for contracts related to waste mining and extended drilling services at London-listed Centamin's Sukari gold mine, in Egypt, have significantly progressed. The company in December... 

Nouveau Monde expects govt authorisation for Québec project in first quarter

By: Simone Liedtke     5th January 2021 TSX-V-listed Nouveau Monde Graphite expects to obtain governmental authorisation for its Matawinie graphite project, in Québec, early in the first quarter of this year, thereby enabling the construction of its commercial facilities. The company also expects to complete the construction and... 

Rio Tinto’s IOC invests in mining skills development

By: Creamer Media Reporter      16th December 2020 The Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) and College of the North Atlantic (CNA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the development of new skills aligned with the latest advancements in mining technology. The Rio Tinto subsidiary will invest C$2-million over three... 

East-West links support Flsmidth’s thickener projects

By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th December 2020 The use of FLSmidth thickeners in African mining operations has continued to grow, supported by global collaboration across the FLSmidth organisation’s offices in South Africa, China and the USA. According to Alistair McKay, FLSmidth’s Vice President for Mining in Sub-Saharan Africa and the... 

Partnership approach to tech collaboration at De Beers Venetia underground project

By: Creamer Media Reporter      14th December 2020 Partnership will be the watchword in the technological collaboration between global diamond leader De Beers Group and engineering group Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions on the Venetia Underground Project (VUP). South Africa’s largest diamond mine, Venetia has been mined as an open pit since... 

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... 

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