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Booyco Electronics

Booyco Electronics (Pty) Ltd is a market leader in the innovation and supply of specialised electronic safety equipment to the southern African mining sector. Some of these warning, locating and monitoring systems are unique in the industry and new products are being introduced to the line-up on an ongoing basis.


Stillwater repositioned for delivery through commodity cycle 

By: Martin Creamer     12th August 2022 Prevailing macro-environment challenges and changing palladium market conditions have prompted a strategic revision of Sibanye-Stillwater’s United States platinum group metal (PGM) operations, which in June suffered a one-in-200-year flood at Stillwater, in the Montana region. These challenges... 

SANS 1589 Failsafe Emergency Brakes

12th August 2022 Since the early 2010s, industrial equipment manufacturer and supplier AIM Equipment (B-BBEE Level 2) has devoted several resources into the design and development of true SANS 1589-certified brake systems through its in-house design office. The driving force was to create safer machines and, in... 

Gold Resources provides Michigan enviro dept with an update on Back Forty improvements

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     8th August 2022 NYSE-listed gold and silver miner Gold Resources said in a statement on August 5 that it had been invited by the Michigan’s Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE) to participate in a scoping environmental-impact assessment (SEIA) Meeting on the day. The company said it was given... 

Booyco PDS global growth underpinned by collaboration agreements

29th July 2022 (Virtual Showroom): While global adoption of Proximity Detection Systems (PDS) – also known as Collision Prevention Systems (CPS) – is likely to accelerate in the near future, it is important to understand that scoping, implementing, integrating and maintaining such systems can be complex. Booyco... 

ERA having trouble raising rehabilitation funding

By: Esmarie Iannucci     28th July 2022 The independent board committee (IBC) of ASX-listed Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) will need to go back to the drawing board in their quest to raise funding to finance rehabilitation work at the Ranger uranium project, in the Northern Territory. ERA told shareholders on Thursday that the... 

Momentum behind collision prevention on mines

28th July 2022 While Proximity Detection Systems (PDSs) have been around for little more than 15 years, the offerings on the market today are streets ahead of what was first made available; this complexity has to be well managed by the sector if the solutions are to be effective.  “The technological... 

Specialist inspection, non-destructive testing company continues providing quality through experience

By: Simone Liedtke     26th July 2022 Over the past 41 years De-Tect Unit Inspection & Cooperheat of Africa has grown into one of the leading companies providing specialised inspection, non-destructive testing (NDT), and thermal services to various industries. The company, which strives to provide quality backed by its extensive... 

Kanga granted potash mining licence in Congo-Brazzaville

By: Marleny Arnoldi     22nd July 2022 Privately-owned Kanga Potash has been granted a mining and production licence for the Kanga potash project, in Congo-Brazzaville. The company now has all the necessary regulatory consents in place as it enters the pre-construction phase of the project. 

Gemfields reports attacks moving closer to its Moz ruby mine

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     20th July 2022 Dual-listed Gemfields says an attack, attributed to insurgent activity, occurred on July 13 in closer proximity to the operations of Montepuez Ruby Mining (MRM), in which Gemfields holds a 75% interest, than prior incidents. The attack reportedly took place in the Muaja village area, which is... 

Cora reports increase in gold ounces at Sanankoro project

By: Darren Parker     19th July 2022 Aim-listed Cora Gold has updated the mineral resource estimate (MRE) for its Sanankoro gold project, in southern Mali, with a 14% increase in total ounces compared with the MRE published in November last year. The  indicated mineral resources increased by 22% from 419 000 oz to 509 000 oz. 

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