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Modernising SA’s mineral extraction sector through research development and innovation 

By: Simone Liedtke     Updated 4 hours ago The Mandela Mining Precinct (MMP), will again this year form part of the South African Pavilion at the “Investing in African Mining” Indaba exhibition, jointly with the  Department of Science and Innovation. Together with other State-owned entities, it will be creating awareness of investment... 

Logistics provider Crossroads building on strengths  

By: Simone Liedtke     Updated 5 hours ago General freight, fuel and bulk logistics company Crossroads will be building on its strengths and honing its strategy this year to grow its business, improve operational efficiency and increase value-add to its customers. This strategy will significantly increase the company’s market share in the... 

Expanding the value proposition of the PDS 

By: Simone Liedtke     Updated 5 hours ago That Proximity Detection System (PDS) technology has over the years ushered in a new era in mine safety management is no overstatement. Given the pace of development in the past two years, Booyco Electronics CEO Anton Lourens says PDS technology is advancing its value proposition beyond the... 

Fundamental change needed in how we think about mining investment ­– Eurasian CEO

By: Irma Venter     Updated 5 hours ago With one Apple you can buy the world’s 50 largest mining companies, says Eurasian Resources Group CEO and Global Battery Alliance (GBA) co-chair Benedikt Sobotka. Speaking at the Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town, he noted that the market capitalisation of the world’s top five... 

Minerals Council stresses mining industry's role in mitigating climate change

By: Marleny Arnoldi     Updated 6 hours ago In sharing its stance on climate change at the Investing in African Mining Indaba, in Cape Town, the Minerals Council South Africa has acknowledged that the mining industry can, and should, play a role in adapting to and mitigating the consequences of climate change in South Africa. This includes... 

Uis mineral resource upgraded after 2022 drilling

By: Donna Slater     6th February 2023 Aim-listed African technology metals miner Andrada Mining has updated the mineral resource estimate of its flagship Uis mine, in Namibia, increasing the average lithium grade from 0.63% lithium oxide to 0.73% lithium oxide. As a result of a 7000 m drilling campaign in 2022 to expand and increase... 

US urged to ‘walk the talk’ on minerals security

By: Mariaan Webb     6th February 2023 The US is more reliant than ever for the minerals that it needs for its manufacturing, technology, energy, transportation, infrastructure and defence sectors and it is time for the country to “walk the talk” on minerals security, says the National Mining Association (NMA). Commenting on the US... 

Hastings adds to Yangibana reserve

By: Esmarie Iannucci     6th February 2023 Rare earths developer Hastings Technology Metals has reported a 25% increase in the ore reserve at its Yangibana project, in Western Australia. The project’s total proven and probable ore reserve has now increased to 20.93-million tonnes, up from the 16.7-million tonnes previously estimated, at... 

Appea pleads its case ahead of federal Budget

By: Esmarie Iannucci     6th February 2023 The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (Appea) has called on the federal government to use its 2023-24 Budget to encourage investment in new gas supply and emissions reduction measures to put sustained downward pressure on gas prices, help deliver energy security, and... 

Input encouraged into Australia's National Battery Strategy

By: Esmarie Iannucci     6th February 2023 The federal government has launched the consultation process for Australia’s first National Battery Strategy, which it said would be integral to help Australia transition to a decarbonised economy, hit its ambitious emissions targets, foster Australian innovation and support Australian... 

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