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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.


Hazardavert®, global name in PDS

13th October 2020 Strata’s HazardAvert® for surface and underground, has become a leading global brand in proximity detection and collision avoidance. With tried and true electromagnetic technology, the system currently operates in hundreds of mines around the world. 

Green hydrogen economy growing rapidly – Hatch  

By: Martin Creamer     25th September 2020 At Glencore’s Raglan Mine, in Canada, a closed loop, microgrid system converts excess wind power to hydrogen, which is then stored in tanks. During periods of low wind power, a fuel cell produces electricity from the stored hydrogen, and within the facility are also innovations such as a battery... 

Calidus to acquire high-grade Blue Spec project near Warrawoona

By: Donna Slater     21st September 2020 ASX-listed gold explorer Calidus Resources has entered into a binding agreement with TSX-listed gold explorer Novo Resources to acquire the high-grade Blue Spec project, located about 70 km from Calidus’ 100%-owned proposed Warrawoona gold project. The acquisition leases lie immediately adjacent... 

Orange, De Beers Marine South Africa develop IoT geofence for offshore mining crew safety

By: Schalk Burger     4th September 2020 Digital services multinational Orange Business Services and diamond miner De Beers' subsidiary De Beers Marine South Africa have jointly installed and tested a customised Internet of Things (IoT) solution to provide geofencing to maintain safe working distances for crew around the heavy machinery... 

Fe takes stake in Yarram project

By: Esmarie Iannucci     21st August 2020 unior Fe Limited will acquire a 50% interest in the Yarram iron-ore project, in the Northern Territory, and would act as operator for the joint venture (JV). The company on Friday said that it would pay A$1.5-million in cash and shares, along with a further A$500 000 in cash and A$1-million in... 

Mercedes generating positive cash flow since restart – Premier

By: Creamer Media Reporter      20th August 2020 The Mercedes gold mine’s restart strategy has placed it on a path of positive cash flow generation, says Toronto-listed Premier Gold Mines. Following a two-month suspension of operations due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the mine resumed operations under a new simplified production plan. The... 

Fenix funded to start Iron Ridge

By: Esmarie Iannucci     20th August 2020 Junior Fenix Resources is looking to raise A$15-million through a share placement to develop Iron Ridge project, in Western Australia, targeting first direct shipping ore (DSO) shipments in early 2021. The company will issue 103.5-million shares, at a price of 14.5c each to existing and new... 

Afrimat to acquire AMSA, other shareholders' interests in Northern Cape iron-ore projects 

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     17th August 2020 JSE-listed ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) has reached an agreement to sell its 25% shareholding in Coza Mining, held through subsidiary Oakwood Trading, to Afrimat. Coza’s principal activities are the exploration and prospecting for iron-ore and manganese on three properties in the Northern Cape. 

Canada Nickel creates subsidiary focused on zero-carbon metals

By: Donna Slater     28th July 2020 TSX-listed nickel/cobalt sulphide project company Canada Nickel Company has created a wholly-owned subsidiary, NetZero Metals, to begin the research and development of a processing facility aimed at using existing technologies to produce zero-carbon nickel, cobalt and iron products. The facility... 

Skeena unveils maiden Snip resource estimate

By: Creamer Media Reporter      22nd July 2020 British Columbia-focused Skeena Resources has announced an underground constrained mineral resource estimate for the Snip gold project, in the Golden Triangle. The underground constrained indicated resources include 244 000 oz of gold hosted within 539 000 t at an average gold grade of 14 g/t.... 

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