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ASX-listed Base Resources has proven its ability to build and successfully operate a mineral sands operation – in Kenya – a mining jurisdiction still in its infancy years.
Now, the company is looking to replicate its achievements and is targeting first production from its second, Madagascar-based Toliara mineral sands project by 2022, CEO TIM CARSTENS spoke to LAURA CORNISH.
Base Resources’ 100% owned Kwale operation in Kenya will celebrate six healthy and profitable years of mining in...
The underground operation at Kibali Gold Mine set new mining and shaft production records in the third quarter to keep the Barrick Tier 1 gold mine on track to meet or beat its guidance of 750,000 ounces for the year.
Throughput and recovery for the quarter were at or above the nameplate level.
Barrick Gold Corporation president and CE Mark Bristow says Kibali – already a world leader in automation – was taking this to the next level with the commissioning of a Newtrax system which would provide...
Petra Diamonds has announced that in order to provide effective support to the company’s operations and to facilitate the rapid execution of Project 2022, a number of organisational changes have been put into effect.
With all operations having transitioned into steady state operational performance, the company has implemented a flatter management structure, with the mines now reporting directly to the chief executive.
Artisanal small-scale diamond mining initiative launched
The restructuring has resulted...
Russia and Rwanda have signed an agreement to construct the first Centre of Nuclear Science and Technology (CNST) in Rwanda with participation from ROSATOM.
The signing ceremony took part at the Russia-Africa Economic Forum.
Rosatom is the company behind the Centre of Nuclear Science and Technology under construction in Chongwe, Zambia, under the 2018 engineering, procurement and construction contract signed in 2018 between the Zambian government and Rosatom.
Students from Zambia to study nuclear science in...
Northam has announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Eland Platinum, has entered an agreement with Barplats Mines, a subsidiary of Eastern Platinum, to purchase the Maroelabult assets.
This includes the mining and surface rights, infrastructure, equipment and associated fixed and movable property, for a cash consideration of R20 million.
Northam’s CEO, Paul Dunne, says:
“Northam is looking forward to extracting the synergistic benefits between the Maroelabult assets and Eland and we are confident...