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CME backs foreign investors after Palmer's attack on China

The Western Australian Chamber of Minerals and Energy (CME) on Tuesday called on Australian politicians to ensure that Australia remained an attractive destination for foreign investment, defending the foreign investors as critical role players in...
19th August 2014

Kipoi copper project, Democratic Republic of Congo Restricted

The solvent extraction electrowinning plant is on track to achieve a nameplate capacity of 25 000 t/y of copper cathode this month.
8th August 2014
Mining Services

Oz-based container solutions in global demand

Depending on how cranes are used and congestion in the port, a rate of 1 200 t/h is achievable with the pit-to-ship system
Since its introduction to the Australian market in 2012, Australia-based container solutions company Intermodal Solutions Group’s (ISG’s) pit-to-ship materials handling solution has been implemented at various ports worldwide, owing to its...
8th August 2014

Carmichael coal mine project, Australia Restricted

Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt has approved the Carmichael project.
1st August 2014

Hillside copper project, Australia Restricted

The South Australian government has approved the mining lease for Rex Minerals' Hillside copper project.
1st August 2014
Company Announcement

ThoroughTec to Demonstrate Advanced Continuous Miner and Dragline Simulators at Electra 2014 PDF Available

Global advanced training simulator provider ThoroughTec Simulation will be demonstrating their new CYBERMINE continuous miner and dragline simulators at Electra Mining Africa 2014 between 15-19 September. Both of these simulators were designed and...
31st July 2014

Boikarabelo development continues as Resgen seeks new contractor

JSE- and ASX-listed Resource Generation (Resgen) is undertaking the development of some projects at its Boikarabelo mine, in the Waterberg, while it works to find a new earthworks contractor for the operation. The coal hopeful reported earlier...
29th July 2014

Infrastructure plan finalised for Congo project

Core Mining’s Avima project aims to produce 35-million tonnes a year of high-grade shipping ore over the 25-year life-of-mine 
Despite the logistics challenges of iron-ore developer Core Mining’s Avima project, in the Republic of the Congo (Congo), a two-phased feasible infrastructure plan was finalised in the past few months to allow for iron-ore to be exported from...
25th July 2014
Mining Services

Company takes new hydraulic range to mine operations

British high pressure hydraulic tools manufacturer Hi-Force has attended a series of roadshows to showcase some of its newly launched hydraulic solutions, as well as other mining-specific products, at various mining sites across Africa. These...
18th July 2014

Kipoi copper project, Democratic Republic of Congo Restricted

Tiger has arranged for a further A$25-million advanced payment facility from financier Gerald Metals SA to its subsidiary in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
18th July 2014

Shift to electronic blasting yields safety, efficiency benefits for miners

AEL is committed to making blasting safer
The evolution from fire setting in the Bronze Age to blasting using electronics in the modern era has yielded significant benefits for the mining industry, says explosives manufacturer and supplier AEL Mining Services group consulting mining...
18th July 2014


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