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Esmarie Swanepoel

 

Assistant Editor - Online for Mining Weekly

Received BTech degree in Journalism from the Tshwane University of Technology

 

Union slams BHP as it announces 700 job cuts at Mitsubishi JV mines Restricted

Diversified major BHP Billiton on Tuesday announced that it would cut about 700 staff across its Queensland metallurgical coal assets over the coming weeks. BHP operates seven Bowen basin mines in central Queensland in joint venture with Japanese...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 23rd September 2014
 

Coal of Africa sells idled Mooiplaats for $23.5m Restricted

South Africa-focused coal miner Coal of Africa Limited (CoAL) has sold its Mooiplaats colliery to privately owned Blackspear Holdings Proprietary for $23.47-million. The Mooiplaats thermal coal project, in the Ermelo coalfield, in Mpumalanga, was...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

Bulletin seeks legal advice as Halls Creek partner declares force majeure Restricted

Junior gold company Bulletin Resources on Monday told shareholders that it would seek legal advice after its joint venture (JV) partner Pacific Niugini declared a force majeure at the Halls Creek mine, in Western Australia. The force majeure...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

RNI delivers revised strategy for Grosvenor gold project Restricted

Gold hopeful RNI, previously Resource and Investment, has completed a review of its gold production strategy for the Grosvenor project, in Western Australia. Previous studies have estimated that the Grosvenor project could have an eight-year mine...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

Panoramic takes a stake in GME future Restricted

Nickel miner Panoramic Resources has become a shareholder of fellow-listed GME Resources, and has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with that junior for the NiWest nickel laterite project, in Western Australia. Panoramic on Monday...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

Radar raises cash through share placement Restricted

ASX-listed junior Radar Iron was looking to raise about A$5.5-million through a rights issue and a share placement to private investment company Victory Mining. The company on Monday reported that it would place about 26.1-million shares, priced...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

Australian Bauxite shares rise as mining lease is awarded Restricted

ASX-listed explorer Australian Bauxite (ABx) saw a more than 6% increase in share prices on Monday after the company was awarded its first mining lease at the Bald Hill bauxite project, in Tasmania. “This is the first new bauxite mine in...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

Cauldron adds to Bennet Well resource Restricted

Explorer Cauldron Energy has increased the resource at its Bennet Well uranium deposit, in Western Australia, by 18%, following an eight-hole drill programme. The junior company said on Monday that the project was estimated to host about...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

Aurelia gives shares for services rendered Restricted

Junior gold miner Aurelia Metals has given its underground mining contractor Pybar Mining Services some A$2-million worth of company shares as part payment for services rendered at the Hera mine, during July and August. Aurelia on Monday said...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

Whitehaven gets approval for Vickery development Restricted

The New South Wales Department of Planning and Environment has given coal miner Whitehaven Coal its approval to start the development of the 4.5-million-tonne-a-year Vickery coal project, in the Gunnedah basin. The project was estimated to have a...
By: Esmarie Swanepoel
Published on 22nd September 2014
 

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