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The Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management was launched on 5 August 2020, as the first global standard on tailings management that can be applied to existing and future tailings facilities, wherever they are and whoever operates them.
In this ‘Man Meets Machine’ webinar, experts will share exciting insights about how artificial intelligence can enhance human experience to make process plants more efficient.
AVZ Minerals has issued a number of pre-mining infrastructure tender packages for the Manono lithium and tin project in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
SGS-Lakefield will soon start comprehensive metallurgical testing at Tanzanian Gold Corporation’s Buckreef gold project in Tanzania on the project’s sulphide mineralisation.
After a decade of deflation in renewable energy costs approaching 10% annually, and an extended global economic lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the credit appeal of coal-fired power plants has never looked worse.
State-owned utility Eskom Holdings has served a subsidiary of Exxaro, Exxaro Coal, with letters calling force majeure on the coal supply agreements in place for the supply of coal to the Medupi and Matimba power stations.
Internationally diversified gold producer Nordgold Group has signed an engineering, procurement and construction agreement to design and construct a 33 MW power plant at its Lefa mine - one of the largest gold mines in Guinea.
The Murray & Roberts Group’s global portfolio of projects are now experiencing an increased impact from the spread of COVID-19.