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Seriti Green raises need for Africa to appraise vanadium as electricity storage battery metal  

By: Martin Creamer     3rd February 2023 Wind farm builder Seriti Green, which is planning substantial electricity storage capacity at its big renewable energy project in Mpumalanga, has raised the need for vanadium to be appraised as a battery storage metal of choice in Africa owing to the difficulties of sourcing lithium batteries.... 

Twin Hills definitive feasibility study progressing – Osino

By: Donna Slater     3rd February 2023 TSX-V-listed gold explorer and developer Osino Resources is progressing with developing a definitive feasibility study (DFS) for its Twin Hills gold project, in Namibia, and is conducting trade-off studies and assessing risks and opportunities for infrastructure enhancement, water and power... 

Iamgold sees expansion potential at Gosselin

By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd February 2023 The 2022 drill pogramme at the Gosselin zone discovery, immediately adjacent to Iamgold's Côté gold project, in Ontario, has demonstrated the expansion potential of the deposit. Some of the highlights include 342.2 m at 1.99 g/t gold in drill hole GOS22-105 from 206.9 m, including 101.8 m at 3.05... 

Plug pulled on LNG import terminal in NSW

By: Esmarie Iannucci     3rd February 2023 Reports emerged on Friday that Energy Projects and Infrastructure Korea (EPIK) had shelved plans for its $589-million Newcastle GasDock liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in New South Wales. In its gas inquiry report released late in January this year, the Australian Competition and... 

Correct lighting solution can help maximise energy savings

By: Simone Liedtke     3rd February 2023 As companies worldwide have become obliged to implement energy-saving methods, the growing popularity of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) in a variety of lighting applications has dominated the industry, including in mining operations, says lighting manufacturer BEKA Schréder industrial branch... 

Investment needed to keep industry afloat

By: Sabrina Jardim     3rd February 2023 Loadshedding is creating production problems and increasing the cost of scrap, but government’s lack of investment in renewing old piping systems and constructing new networks remains one of the biggest problems in the plastic pipes industry, says South African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers... 

MATSA Copper Operations, Spain

By: Sheila Barradas     3rd February 2023 A polymetallic mine in the Huelva province of south-western Spain, in the northern portion of the Iberian Pyrite Belt. 

Geosynthetics offer durability for concrete structures

3rd February 2023 Geosynthetic products manufacturer and supplier Fibertex South Africa’s geosynthetic solutions encompass controlled permeability formwork (CPF) liners, which are designed for concrete surface enhancement in harbour infrastructure projects. “The main functions of Formtex CPF liners at harbours and... 

Centrifugal pumps often preferred, says report

3rd February 2023 Centrifugal pumps are expected to be the largest contributor to the mining pumps market from 2022 to 2032, according to a report by market research and consulting agency Fact.MR. The report provides mining pumps market analysis by product type, capacity, application and region for the 2022 to... 

New tech boosts energy, operational efficiencies

By: Halima Frost     3rd February 2023 A manganese miner, in the Northern Cape, has reported a double-digit increase in energy and operational efficiencies since it implemented an Integrated Remote Operations Centre (iROC) designed by energy management and automation company Schneider Electric. An iROC is an integrated operations... 

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