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Mogale tailings retreatment project sod-turning this month.
Official sod-turning this month at West Rand gold recovery project
10th July 2023 By: Martin Creamer

The official sod-turning ceremony for the construction of the Mogale tailings retreatment project is to take place this month. The Mogale gold dumps contain a probable mineral reserve of... 

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Caledonia reports encouraging exploration results at Blanket
10th July 2023 By: Darren Parker

Caledonia Mining, which is listed on the Victoria Falls Stock Exchange, the London Aim market and NYSE American, has reported encouraging results from its ongoing underground drilling programme at... 

UMS capitalises on multi-disciplinary skills and equipment to offer best economical solution
UMS capitalises on multi-disciplinary skills and equipment to offer best economical solution
10th July 2023

As open-cast mining operations face the inevitable shift to underground due to depleted shallow deposits, increasing surface environmental requirements, and an increased call for minerals to... 

Demand for the heavy-duty Grindex Mega pump in dewatering applications continues across the Southern African market
Grindex Mega – Unrivalled solution for heavy duty dewatering
10th July 2023

Demand for the heavy-duty Grindex Mega pump in dewatering applications continues across the Southern African market, particularly in across-border countries like Zambia, and the DRC. Justin Bawden,... 

Production resumes at Savannah
10th July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Nickel miner Panoramic Resources has resumed nickel/copper/cobalt concentrate production at its Savannah project, in Western Australia, after successfully repairing the filter press. In mid-June,... 

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Kingston seeking approval for SPP
10th July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Junior Kingston Resources is hoping to raise A$1-million through a share purchase plan (SPP) to fund the refurbishment of the processing plant, underground infrastructure re-access and openpit... 

African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) CE Ferrous Division Andre Joubert.
Beneficiation of waste planned by Northern Cape manganese miner
7th July 2023 By: Martin Creamer

Steps being taken to add value to manganese waste placed on tailings dams may result in an announcement early in the New Year regarding the turning of that waste into a ferromanganese product,... 

Ross Beaty invests in ZincX
7th July 2023 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Exploration company ZincX Resources on Thursday announced that it had closed a private placement of ten-million shares with mining entrepreneur Ross Beaty, raising gross proceeds of C$1-million.... 

Atlas Copco has an extensive range of electric submersible pumps
Five tips when choosing a diesel or electric pump
7th July 2023

Every dewatering project will invariably demand a specific priority – such as the volume to be pumped, the amount of solids in the liquid, emission limits or performance; meeting this need requires... 

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Regis posts record output as it opens new decline
7th July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Gold miner Regis Resources has celebrated record annual gold production for the full year ended June, while officially opening the Balkau decline at its Garden Well South underground mine, in... 

Supplier expands domestic services
7th July 2023 By: Leah Shelene Asaram

To help customers overcome current engineering challenges, fluid engineering and chemical processing applications company Sulzer, with 100 years of expertise in the industry, is expanding its local... 

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Localisation, growth strategy helps supplier connect with customers
7th July 2023 By: Cameron Mackay

To address several challenges associated with mining in Africa and pumps applications, Germany-based technology company NETZSCH Southern Africa is implementing a growth strategy that includes... 

‘Ground-breaking’ projects completed for retail giant
7th July 2023

Water management solutions provider Sewtreat has successfully completed two “ground-breaking” projects at fast moving consumer goods retail giant Pick n Pay's Eastport Logistics Park, in Kempton... 

Aerial view of Yaramoko mine, in Burkina Faso
Yaramoko mine, Burkina Faso
7th July 2023 By: Sheila Barradas

A gold mine in the Houndé greenstone belt region, in Balé, in south-western Burkina Faso.  

Manufacturing Excellence Award winners - Nico Mkhari of NTGR Engineering, SAM Kader of Buraaq Mining Services, Eugene Els CEO of Afromix, Johann Jordaan awards sponsor Syspro, Lehlohonolo Molloyi MEMSA CEO, Sayeeda Mayat of Buraaq, Muhammad Kudoos from Buraaq (absent Bell Equipment)
MEMSA brings together key mining, manufacturing industry role players and equipment manufacturers at 2023 Mind Shift Conference & Awards
7th July 2023

South Africa has a long intertwined history of mining as well as the manufacture of equipment for mining and has been a site for innovation for the mining industry since its early beginnings.... 

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Dolphin tungsten project, Australia – update
7th July 2023 By: Sheila Barradas

Group 6 Metals has achieved commercial production at the project. 

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Red Chris block cave project, Canada – update
7th July 2023 By: Sheila Barradas

Newcrest Mining has reported that it may have enough gold and copper deposits to open an entirely new section and extend mining in the area for decades. 

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Tuvatu gold project, Fiji – update
7th July 2023 By: Sheila Barradas

First production is still on track for the fourth quarter of this year. 

Hydro Power Equipment (HPE) director Ulrich Kienle.
Water power in underground mining has gone mainstream, says HPE
6th July 2023 By: Martin Creamer

The long-standing use of water to cool underground mines is increasingly providing the opportunity to apply the free water pressure head that this offers to energise mining equipment. High-pressure... 

The South Crofty mine
UK needs to revive rich mining history to counter China
6th July 2023 By: Bloomberg

When work began at the South Crofty tin mine in Cornwall, Queen Elizabeth I was on the throne, the first English settlement in America had only just been established, and the world’s trade with the... 

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Whitehaven's Narrabri expansion clears legal hurdle
6th July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

The New South Wales Land and Environment Court has dismissed judicial review proceedings regarding the State Significant Development Consent for coal miner Whitehaven Coal’s Narrabri Stage 3... 

The Phase 1 and 2 concentrator plants at Kamoa-Kakula
Kamoa-Kakula sets another copper concentrate production record
5th July 2023 By: Darren Parker

TSX-listed Ivanhoe Mines' Kamoa-Kakula copper complex in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) produced a record 103 786 t of copper concentrate in the second quarter, compared with the 93 603 t... 

29Metals' restart plan on track for August start
5th July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

The Phase 1 restart of the Capricorn copper operation, in Queensland, is on track for August, ASX-listed 29Metals said on Wednesday. The company in early March halted production and all... 

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Bellevue strikes toll agreement for early cashflow
5th July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Gold developer Bellevue Gold on Wednesday flagged an opportunity for early cashflow after inking a toll treatment deal with fellow listed Genesis Minerals. Under the agreement, a Genesis... 

Westgold hits its full mark
5th July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Gold miner Westgold Resources said on Wednesday that production for the 2023 financial year had reached the top-end of its 240 000 oz to 260 000 oz guidance, with the miner delivering 257 116 oz in... 

Sheila Khama
Opinion: Project We Want More offers more questions than answers
4th July 2023

In this opinion article, policy adviser and former CEO of De Beers Botswana Sheila Khama writes about the implications of the heads of agreement signed by the Botswana government and diamond miner... 

Successful Barrick partnership keeps gold shining for Mali
3rd July 2023 By: Cameron Mackay

The 26-year-long partnership between gold miner Barrick Gold Corporation and the State of Mali has built the country’s gold mining industry into a world leader and positioned it strongly for... 

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Develop strikes a deal with Essential, announces major capital raise
3rd July 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

ASX-listed Develop Global has launched a takeover of junior lithium and gold explorer Essential Metals, and has announced a A$50-million capital raise to a number of initiatives including the... 

The El Teniente operation, in Chile.
Electrical accident at Chile's El Teniente copper mine leaves one dead
30th June 2023 By: Reuters

An electrical accident at Codelco's El Teniente mine in central Chile, the company's largest copper mine, left one dead, the state-owned mining giant said in a statement on Thursday. Codelco said... 

Kirsten Hund, Head of Carbon Neutrality, De Beers Group.
Venetia mine rapidly becoming a flagship in advancing De Beers’ climate ambition
30th June 2023 By: Martin Creamer

Combating climate change is a process. We are all in it together. We need to work together, and we need to be strategic about how we do it, how we report it, and how we talk about it. 

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Cue gold project, Australia
30th June 2023 By: Sheila Barradas

The outcomes of a Stage 1 prefeasibility study – one of two stages – have shown Cue as a financially robust, standalone 500 000 t /y operation, with a five-year life-of-mine. 

Panoramic's quick-fix at Savannah fails
29th June 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Nickel miner Panoramic Resources’ initial efforts to repair a crack in the filter press pressure plate at the Savannah process plant, in Western Australia, has proven unsuccessful. In mid-June,... 

The Red Chris mine
Newcrest eyes major expansion of Canadian gold-copper project
29th June 2023 By: Bloomberg

Newcrest Mining may have enough gold and copper deposits at its Red Chris project in Canada to open an entirely new section and extend mining in the area for decades, CEO Sherry Duhe said.... 

World's largest gold mining complex deploys Micromine's innovative fleet management solution
28th June 2023

Micromine, a leader in next-generation technology for the global minerals resources industry, has successfully implemented its innovative fleet management system (FMS) and mine control solution,... 

Codelco still evaluating operations hit by rain stoppages
Codelco still evaluating operations hit by rain stoppages
28th June 2023 By: Reuters

Chilean State-run miner Codelco, the largest copper producer in the world, is still evaluating the hit to operations from weather-related stoppages in the country's central-south region, the... 

The Rosh Pinah mine in Namibia
Appian acquires controlling stake in Rosh Pinah
27th June 2023 By: Darren Parker

Mining-focused investment adviser Appian Capital Advisory has acquired an 89.96% interest in the producing Rosh Pinah zinc/lead mine, located in the Kharas region in southern Namibia, from Trevali... 

Barrick president and CEO Dr Mark Bristow.
Junior exploration ‘absolutely critical’, Barrick’s Bristow tells London Indaba
27th June 2023 By: Martin Creamer

Junior exploration is an “absolutely critical” component of a sustainable mining industry, and “it is something that we neglect”, Barrick president and CEO Dr Mark Bristow has told the London... 

Kavango secures option over Zimbabwe gold project
26th June 2023 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Southern Africa-focussed metals exploration company Kavango Resources has signed an exclusive two-year option to acquire a producing gold exploration project in southern Zimbabwe. The Nara project... 

B2Gold adds C$90m to capex of its first mine in Canada
B2Gold adds C$90m to capex of its first mine in Canada
26th June 2023 By: Mariaan Webb

Toronto-listed miner B2Gold has earmarked an additional C$90-million for the construction of its first mine in Canada, bringing the Goose project’s total capital expenditure to C$890-million. The... 

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Northern Star buys Strickland project
26th June 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

Gold miner Northern Star has struck a A$67-million deal with fellow listed Strickland Resources to acquire that company’s interest in the Millrose gold project, in Western Australia. The total... 

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Perenti strikes a takeover deal with DDH1
26th June 2023 By: Esmarie Iannucci

ASX-listed diversified mining services provider Perenti has announced plans to acquire all of the issued share capital of fellow-listed driller DDH1, subject to the satisfaction of conditions. The... 

Mexican president pushes new Labor Minister to resolve Grupo Mexico conflict
23rd June 2023 By: Reuters

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Thursday said he will ask incoming Labor Minister Marath Bolanos to meet with mining company Grupo Mexico and a top union leader to attempt to... 

Recipients of next round of MICA projects announced
23rd June 2023 By: Creamer Media Reporter

Innovation, Science and Industry Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne on Thursday announced a further C$15-million investment in innovative mining solutions to equip the mining sector to be a major... 

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