Mantashe sets out vision for DMR and doesn’t hold back

Never one to mince his words DMR Minister, Gwede Mantashe, has lambasted the status quo with regards to his department being rife and stalled by corruption and endless loops of red-tape when trying to get mining projects up and running.

West African Resources to advance Sanbrado gold project

Dual-listed gold miner West African Resources has announced that it has received commitments to raise A$35 million through a placement of 109.375 million shares at A$0.32 per share.

Water Use Registration Certificate doesn’t equate to lawful water use

Having a Water Use Registration Certificates in place does not mean that the registered water uses which are undertaken by your business are lawful.

VIDEO: CNN investigation reveals the dark side of cobalt mining

A CNN Freedom Project investigation has found that child labour is still being used to mine the mineral cobalt, a key component in lithium-ion batteries used to power electric vehicles and smartphones.

SENET: Darren Naylor steering the strategic focus

Mine engineering and project company SENET is set to strengthen its position on the African continent as new MD Darren Naylor brings to the position a sound understanding of the business, its culture and philosophy and those unique attributes that have made the company one of the most successful in its field over its 28-year history.

Mining in Africa fertile ground for dry-type mini substations

Buoyed by rising commodity prices, mines in Africa will soon be reinvesting in expanded, safer and more efficient energy infrastructure; and dry-type transformer technology is an increasingly popular choice

Mobile standby solutions a key driver in enhancing mining safety

Power failures at underground mines – which over the years have resulted from factors ranging from lightning strikes to load shedding – pose significant safety risks.

BDO’S Energy 2020 vision – The near future of mining

By accounting and advisory firm BDO national head of advisory and managing partner Bert Lopes. Mining is in the early stages of the Fourth Industrial...
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Vedanta chairman committed to significant growth plans for Konkola Copper Mines

Anil Agarwal, the chairman of Vedanta Resources, remains fully committed to supporting Konkola Copper Mines’ plans to increase production to 400 000 metric tonnes...

SENET officially launches clean energy solutions business

African engineering expert SENET has official registered its energy-focused business SENERGY Africa, now also a wholly-owned subsidiary of the company. SENERGY specialises in clean energy...

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