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Brelko Conveyor Products

Brelko Conveyor Products is a local manufacturer of belt cleaning equipment, with a global reach through branches, distributors and agents in more than 40 countries.
29th August 2014
 
Diversified Miners

Durable camps popular among remote mines

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DAP is one of the few companies that not only erects mobile buildings but also provides related services such as concrete and sewerage works, as well as water and electrical reticulation
Gauteng-based camp solutions provider Dynamic African Projects (DAP’s) mining camps can last for up to 20 years in constant use and are popular among mining companies operating in remote areas, says director Wesley Nel. He tells Mining Weekly...
29th August 2014
 
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29th August 2014
 
COPPER

Botswana blocks copper trucks from Congo on Ebola fears – Times of Zambia

More than 100 trucks hauling copper from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have been denied entry into Botswana over fears of an Ebola outbreak in Congo, leaving the trucks stranded at a border crossing, local media reported on Thursday. The...
28th August 2014
 
CORPORATE ACTIVITY

London Mining defers nearly $200m in capex, cuts output guidance

Marampa mine To maintain liquidity in a weak pricing environment, Aim-quoted London Mining has deferred capital expenditure (capex) of nearly $200-million until market conditions improve or its strategic partner process is successfully completed. The Sierra...
21st August 2014
 
DIAMONDS

Tongo final bulk sample grade 49% higher than previous estimates

The final bulk sample grade at Aim-listed diamond development company Stellar Diamonds’ Tongo kimberlite project, in Sierra Leone, has exceeded 178 carats per hundred tonnes (cpht), a 49% increase on the 120 cpht applied in the current resource...
19th August 2014
 
IRON-ORE

African Minerals names new CEO, gets $248m cash injection

Sierra Leone-focused iron ore miner African Minerals has named a new chief executive and obtained access to $248-million in cash through an agreement with Chinese partner Shandong Iron and Steel Group (Shandong). Access to the funding will give...
18th August 2014
 
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15th August 2014
 
IRON-ORE

African Minerals board considers changing role of chairperson Timis

The board of iron ore producer African Minerals is considering changing the role of its executive chairman Frank Timis, who was recently at the centre of an investigation into a $50-million payment he authorised, a company director said on...
14th August 2014
 
CORPORATE ACTIVITY

Sula secures £2m facility, reports fresh magnetite

Aim-listed Sula Iron and Gold has secured a £2-million, five-year equity financing facility (EFF) with Darwin Strategic. The exploration and development company said in a statement on Wednesday that the transaction would allow Darwin to subscribe...
13th August 2014
 
FINANCE

London Mining secures $25m debt facility

Sierra Leone-focused iron-ore explorer London Mining on Wednesday announced that it had entered into a new $25-million debt facility with Standard Chartered Bank and FirstRand Bank that would provide the company with additional short-term working...
13th August 2014
 
DIAMONDS

Stellar targeting September Baoulé trial mining start

Aim-listed diamond development company Stellar Diamonds’ Baoulé kimberlite diamond project, in Guinea, was on track for commissioning and processing of the first ore in September this year, CE Karl Smithson said on Monday. Trail mining of the...
11th August 2014
 
 
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