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Miners welcome Australia's critical mineral support

By: Esmarie Iannucci     25th November 2022 Federal Resources Minister Madeleine King has outlined the Commonwealth government’s measures to assist in developing the critical minerals industry in the country, among which was the development of a new Critical Minerals Strategy. Speaking at the Australian Critical Minerals Summit, in... 

How SA is using spatial data technology for coastal and oceans monitoring

By: Natasha Odendaal     25th November 2022 A Council for Scientific and Industrial Research- (CSIR-) implemented Oceans and Coast monitoring programme is proving to be successful, and, as the multistakeholder programme embarks on its next phase, it aims to make an even bigger impact. The system was conceptualised by the Department of... 

Global organisation publishes tailings reduction roadmap

25th November 2022 Global CEO-led organisation International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) in September published its tailings reduction roadmap as part of a broader innovation initiative to develop solutions that significantly reduce tailings waste from mining and metals processing. The roadmap lays out... 

Liner manufacturer driving innovation

25th November 2022 Internationally recognised manufacturer of abrasion-resistant liner materials for the mining, chemicals and power generating industries Rio-Carb notes that its R-C 700 Chromium Carbide Overlay (CCO) liner plate and Impact plate range strive to deliver top quality to its African mining clientele.... 

Babcock introduces new Volvo EC550E in southern Africa

24th November 2022 Following its global debut at the start of this year, the much-awaited Volvo EC550E crawler excavator is now available in southern Africa. Ideal for mining, quarrying and large infrastructure projects, the new 55-t class machine delivers up to 35% more productivity and a 22% improvement in fuel... 

Downstream processing could add A$40bn to Aus economy - PwC

By: Esmarie Iannucci     24th November 2022 Modelling undertaken by advisory firm PwC has shown that value-added industries in the critical minerals sector could contribute more than A$40-billion to the Australian economy by 2025. The value-added industry, which includes processing, refining and manufacturing, could also deliver as many... 

AI can help mining companies keep up with modern demands

By: Darren Parker     23rd November 2022 As legacy technologies fail to keep up with the growing demand for advanced mining activities for increased outputs and greater profits, management consulting company GlobalData believes artificial intelligence (AI) can help.  The company says AI can make mining companies more productive and... 

HyProMag receives grants to advance magnet production in Germany

By: Marleny Arnoldi     23rd November 2022 TSX-V- and Aim-listed Mkango Resources’ 42% indirectly owned UK-based rare earths recycling subsidiary HyProMag has been granted funding of €3.7-million to further develop its knowledge base, infrastructure and recycled neodymium magnet production capacity. The funding will help realise... 

Bristol Springs gets lead agency status

By: Esmarie Iannucci     23rd November 2022 The Western Australian government has assigned the Bristol Springs renewable energy project (BSSP) lead agency status, ASX-listed Frontier Energy says. A prefeasibility study (PFS) into the Bristol Springs project found that it could produce 4.4-million kilograms of hydrogen a year, resulting in... 

Gov establishes A$500m renewable technology fund

By: Esmarie Iannucci     23rd November 2022 The federal government this week announced a A$500-million investment in the Powering Australia Technology Fund to help Australian businesses progress innovative projects and technologies to reduce emissions. This funding will be provided to the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) to... 

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