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Kwatani experiences best growth in its history 

By: Simone Liedtke     7th February 2023 South Africa-based vibrating screen and feeder original-equipment manufacturer (OEM) Kwatani reports that orders for its equipment have surged in recent months to record levels, with orders coming not only from South Africa and the wider Southern African region but also overseas markets. “The... 

Shipment of equipment from China resumes for Walkabout’s Tanzanian mine

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     6th February 2023 ASX-listed Walkabout Resources announces that the latest batch of equipment it has ordered has left China, bound for the Lindi Jumbo graphite mine, in Tanzania. Shipment of equipment for the ongoing erection of the processing plant has now resumed from China. 

Weir Minerals Africa

27th January 2023 Weir Minerals Africa is the market leader in slurry handling equipment and has an unrivalled installed base of its Warman centrifugal slurry pumps across Africa.  

Marula set to begin deliveries from Blesberg shortly

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     24th January 2023 AQSE-listed Marula Mining continued on an upward trajectory towards its near-term project development and production milestones across its projects, CEO Jason Brewer says in an update on the quarterly activities of the company for the three-month period ended December 31. “The company has made... 

Sandvik deploys its first locally made SmartPlant in Africa

By: Darren Parker     18th January 2023 A fluorite mine located about 100 km outside Pretoria has become the first recipient of mining technology company Sandvik Rock Processing’s first locally manufactured SmartPlant in Africa.   Following its recent commissioning, the 300 t/h plant has already met process guarantees and reached... 

Blencowe progressing Uganda project despite headwinds

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     13th January 2023 London-listed Blencowe Resources reported a comprehensive loss attributable to the equity holders of the group for the year ended September 30, 2022, of £1.1-million. With no income in the year, the group says it continues to monitor the loss before tax to ensure its continued viability and... 

Diamcor looks to continue operational upgrades at South Africa project

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     12th January 2023 Junior miner Diamcor Mining notes in an operations and corporate update for its Krone-Endora at Venetia project, in South Africa’s Limpopo province, that various operational upgrades were advanced during the second half of 2022. Higher revenue was also achieved, despite the ongoing power outages... 

Lithium sales from South Africa on track to begin this month, Marula Mining reports  

By: Martin Creamer     12th January 2023 Sales of lithium processed out of stockpiles at the Blesberg project in the Northern Cape are expected to commence this month. “We’re on track for the first delivery of a thousand tons through to the offtake party that we’ve contracted with,” Marula Mining CEO Jason Brewer told Mining Weekly in a... 

Consortium forms to study iron-ore export facility

By: Esmarie Iannucci     16th December 2022 ASX-listed CZR Resources, Strike Resources and CSL Australia have inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to form a consortium to jointly develop an iron-ore export facility at the Port of Ashburton, in Onslow. The companies will jointly undertake preliminary designs for a five-million tonne... 

Projects move miner towards sustainability

16th December 2022 Mining company Exxaro’s “Mega Projects” are geared toward ensuring sustainability through initiatives dedicated to incorporating diverse stakeholder perspectives, strengthening its existing human resources and upgrading existing sites to be more modern and efficient. Exxaro’s Mega Projects... 

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