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Mayur makes new plans for PNG project following VBR investment cancellation
Mayur makes new plans for PNG project following VBR investment cancellation
Updated 2 hours 50 minutes ago By: Mariaan Webb

Following the termination of an investment agreement between Mayur Resources and Vision Blue Resources (VBR) for the Central Lime Project (CLP), the developer on Tuesday announced a new potential... 


South Africa could leverage its potent solar and wind resources to power green manufacturing
‘Second wave’ of Operation Vulindlela set to prioritise ‘green and digital’ growth
Updated 3 hours ago By: Terence Creamer

The ‘second wave’ of government’s Operation Vulindlela initiative is poised to be widened to include additional structural reforms to those that have been pursued to date in electricity, freight... 


Lilac Solutions releases lithium extraction data amid rising competition
Lilac Solutions releases lithium extraction data amid rising competition
Updated 3 hours ago By: Reuters

Lilac Solutions said on Tuesday the latest version of its lithium extraction technology can recover more than 90% of the lithium found in many brine formations, and that it has cut the construction... 


Barrick Gold chairperson John Thornton
Business model of Western mining industry needs new power, London Indaba highlights
Updated 3 hours ago By: Martin Creamer

New power is needed by the Western mining industry, which is still functioning on a trailing old power business model. This was highlighted at Tuesday’s London Indaba, where a spotlight was shone... 


Skeena secures $750m for Eskay Creek project
Skeena secures $750m for Eskay Creek project
Updated 3 hours ago By: Mariaan Webb

Dual-listed Skeena Resources on Tuesday announced a financing package totalling $750-million, equivalent to more than C$1-billion, for the development, construction and working capital required for... 


Global miners to invest for growth, transformation amid financial pressure – PwC
Updated 4 hours ago By: Simone Liedtke

The financial performance of the world’s Top 40 mining companies is under pressure owing to lower commodity prices and rising costs, which has resulted in revenues falling by more than 7% despite... 


Exxaro CFO Riaan Koppeschaar
Exxaro weighing options for Australian coal JV amid Anglo's planned exit
Updated 4 hours ago By: Reuters

Exxaro Resources is weighing its options for its Australian coal joint venture project with Anglo American following the mining giant's planned exit from the business, an executive said on Tuesday.... 


Letlhakane infill drilling delivers high-grade intercepts
Updated 5 hours ago By: Sabrina Jardim

In an update on the initial 55 holes of a 180-hole drill programme at its large-scale Letlhakane uranium project in Botswana, ASX-listed Lotus Resources has reported that completed drill holes have... 


Ex-Trafigura metals boss to run new team of 40 at rival Mercuria
Updated 5 hours ago By: Bloomberg

Trafigura Group’s former co-head of metals Kostas Bintas is joining Mercuria Energy Group together with several of his ex-colleagues, to spearhead an aggressive push into metals in one of the... 


BME Managing Director Ralf Hennecke
Experience, ESG, innovation drives region’s mining
Updated 6 hours ago

Mining has been an economic mainstay for Southern African economies in recent years, the task is now to build on the momentum that has been created, according to Omnia group company BME. The... 


Blencowe nears completion of 600 t graphite bulk sample
25th June 2024 By: Sabrina Jardim

London-listed Blencowe Resources, together with its Chinese partner Jilin New Technology Graphite Co, is nearly done with processing 600 t of raw material from the Orom-Cross graphite project, in... 


Eramet, BASF cancel plan to invest $2.6bn in refining complex in Indonesia
25th June 2024 By: Reuters

French miner Eramet said on Monday it had decided, along with Germany's BASF, to cancel a $2.6-billion joint investment project in a nickel-cobalt refining complex in Weda Bay, Indonesia. "After a... 


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Exxaro warns of price, production dip in first half
25th June 2024 By: Darren Parker

Diversified miner and renewable energy company Exxaro Resources expects to report lower coal and iron-ore prices, as well as lower production, for the first six months of this year. With respect to... 


This looks like a job for industrial AI
This looks like a job for industrial AI
25th June 2024

By Johan Potgieter, Cluster Industrial Software Lead at Schneider Electric Following a recent annual meeting by the World Economic Forum (WEF), industrial artificial intelligence (AI) has joined... 


Excellence in Operational Improvement - Immersive Technologies’ 15th Annual Business Improvement Award Presented to 6 Mining Companies
Excellence in Operational Improvement - Immersive Technologies’ 15th Annual Business Improvement Award Presented to 6 Mining Companies
25th June 2024

We are proud to announce the winners of our 15th annual Global Business Improvement Award. The award acknowledges the most outstanding results achieved by mining companies who use simulation as a... 


Czech tycoon’s takeover of Sydney-listed coal miner falls through
Czech tycoon’s takeover of Sydney-listed coal miner falls through
25th June 2024 By: Bloomberg

The owner of a majority stake in Sydney-listed metallurgical coal producer Coronado Global Resources terminated its sale to Czech tycoon Pavel Tykac’s Sev.en Global Investments. The Energy and... 


ASX-bound Cobold to house EMC’s expanded uranium interests
25th June 2024 By: Mariaan Webb

Emerging resources company Everest Metals Corporation (EMC) has announced the expansion of its uranium portfolio with the acquisition of the Mukinbudin project, in Western Australia. The Mark... 


Mayur and Vision Blue terminate investment agreement
Mayur and Vision Blue terminate investment agreement
25th June 2024 By: Mariaan Webb

ASX-listed Mayur Resources on Tuesday announced the termination of its investment agreement with Vision Blue Resources (VBR) for the Central Lime Project (CLP), in Papua New Guinea, citing... 


Linda Lourie appointed HyProMag USA advisory board director
24th June 2024 By: Tasneem Bulbulia

TSX-V-listed CoTec Holdings and Aim- and TSX-V-listed Mkango Resources have appointed Linda Lourie as an advisory board director for their joint venture (JV), HyProMag USA, effective June 24.... 


Galileo to undertake Phase 3 drill programme at Zambian project
24th June 2024 By: Tasneem Bulbulia

Aim-listed Galileo Resources has decided to undertake a Phase 3 drill programme to validate its current view that near-surface copper/gold mineralisation occurs along the Shinganda fault splay over... 


How access to electricity can speed up community potential and growth
How access to electricity can speed up community potential and growth
24th June 2024

By Ajibola Akindele, Country President, Nigeria, Schneider Electric West Africa It is in our very nature to take things for granted.  Cooked food on our table and our favourite TV series, all with... 


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Service, sustainability underpin FLS quality portfolio
24th June 2024

Supporting customers in achieving optimal plant performance is today more vital than ever, in the face of inflationary cost increases and volatile commodity markets. These concerns are behind FLS’s... 


Jubilee CEO Leon Coetzer
Johannesburg-listed Jubilee gains two more Zambia copper mining operations
24th June 2024 By: Martin Creamer

Johannesburg- and London-listed Jubilee Metals has acquired two opencast Zambia copper mining operations. “The strategic acquisition of the two opencast operations is an example of our ability to... 


Rick Anthon
Barroso owner Savannah appoints new chair, deputy
24th June 2024 By: Creamer Media Reporter

European lithium development company Savannah Resources on Monday announced the retirement of Matthew King as chairperson and the appointment of Rick Anthon as his successor. Anthon worked for... 


Tomingley has ‘big future ahead’, says Alkane MD
Tomingley has ‘big future ahead’, says Alkane MD
24th June 2024 By: Mariaan Webb

The Tomingley gold operation, near Dubbo in New South Wales, is set to increase production to more than 100 000 oz/y by 2027, says ASX-listed Alkane Resources. The company on Monday announced a... 


NewPeak sells Sweden mineral permits
24th June 2024 By: Mariaan Webb

Diversified mineral exploration junior NewPeak Metals has signed a term sheet to offload its Sweden mineral permits as part of its rejuvenation plans. The ASX-listed company will sell 100% of its... 


Arcadia appoints new project manager for Namibia mine
21st June 2024 By: Creamer Media Reporter

ASX-listed Arcadia Minerals has appointed Eugene Coetzee as project manager to oversee the construction of the Swanson tantalum mine, in Namibia. Coetzee brings more than three decades of hands-on... 


Alicanto makes board changes in new growth strategy push
21st June 2024 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Exploration company Alicanto Minerals has made several board and management changes as part of a new growth strategy that will see it review potential project acquisitions. Raymon Shorrocks has... 


Energy management in datacentres – keeping rising GHG at bay
Energy management in datacentres – keeping rising GHG at bay
21st June 2024

By Dwibin Thomas, Cluster Automation Leader at Schneider Electric   Datacentres and data transmission networks today account for approximately 1 to 1.5% of global electricity use.  These facilities... 


Jonathan McKey, National Sales and Marketing Manager at SEW-EURODRIVE South Africa
SEW doubles down on drive innovation at Electra
21st June 2024

With so much innovation to see, SEW-EURODRIVE has expanded its presence at Electra Mining Africa this year with added exhibition space in Hall 7 that showcases its innovations in automation and... 


McEwen advances new mine at Fox Complex
21st June 2024 By: Mariaan Webb

Canada-based McEwen Mining is developing a new mining operation at the Stock property of the Fox Complex, in Timmins, Ontario. The Stock property, which includes the former Stock mill and mine,... 


WAF draws down $265m loan to build Burkina Faso gold project
21st June 2024 By: Darren Parker

ASX-listed unhedged gold mining company West African Resources (WAF) has fully drawn down the $265-million secured loan facility from Sprott Resource Lending and Burkina Faso-based Coris Bank... 


Orion, Thungela, Richards Bay Minerals make headlines
Orion, Thungela, Richards Bay Minerals make headlines
21st June 2024

Mining Weekly Editor Martin Creamer discusses South Africa becoming one of the world’s most compelling short-term investment stories, which is good news for Orion Minerals; Thungela Resources being... 


Firms can boost sustainability through maintenance
21st June 2024

In a press release published last month, national welding supply store franchise Unique Welding commented that the welder is widely regarded as the “premier athlete” within the realm of metal... 


A portrait image of John Tarboton
Institutes promote sustainable development
21st June 2024 By: Trent Roebeck

Members of welding professional body the Southern African Institute of Welding (SAIW) stress the importance of high-quality welder education and training strategies to help catalyse the... 


A photo of the new Cape Town Station which has been re-imagined to house over 3 000 students and has sports grounds, a shopping centre and cinemas
Mixed-use project completed
21st June 2024

Privately owned construction company GVK-Siya Zama has worked “around the clock” to complete the redevelopment of Cape Town Station, in the Western Cape, into a mixed-use residential and retail... 


Rosond inks JV with Saudi Arabia’s Bin Harkil
21st June 2024 By: Natasha Odendaal

South African exploration and drilling solutions provider Rosond and Bin Harkil Saudi Arabia have established a new joint venture (JV) company, Rosond Arabia, poised to become a leader in the... 


Image of the Eloise mine, in Australia
Jericho copper project, Australia
21st June 2024 By: Sheila Barradas

Jericho mining optimisation studies to reduce initial schedule risk and longer-term operational risk are being finalised. 


Schematic cross section of the Aurora uranium project deposit
Aurora uranium project, US
21st June 2024 By: Sheila Barradas

A scoping study has demonstrated a feasible pathway to developing the US’s largest, measured uranium deposit. 


Location map of the Bengwenya project
Bengwenyama platinum group metals project, South Africa – update
21st June 2024 By: Sheila Barradas

A prefeasibility study drilling campaign has emphasised the robustness of the upper group two reef. 


Image of gold bars and nuggets
Bibiani gold project, Ghana – update
21st June 2024 By: Sheila Barradas

Asante Gold has reported substantial progress of the sulphide recovery plant. 


Drill samples from the CK gold project, in the US
CK gold project, US – update
21st June 2024 By: Sheila Barradas

US Gold has received a key permit, further advancing its development efforts. 


Image of yellowcake
Tiris uranium project, Mauritania – update
21st June 2024 By: Sheila Barradas

Aura Energy has increased the mineral resources of the project by 55%. 


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