Eskom withdraws force majeure notice to Exxaro with immediate effect

Coal miner Exxaro has received a notice from State-owned power utility Eskom advising that the utility’s force majeure notification has been withdrawn with immediate effect.
Tancoal coal

Contango Holdings signs coal offtake letter of intent

Contango Holdings has signed a Letter of Intent relating to an offtake agreement for coal products from its Lubu Coalfield Project in Zimbabwe.
Uganda gold

EITI approves Uganda’s application to join the EITI

EITI implementation can help lay the foundation for transparent and accountable management of the country’s natural resource wealth.
Predictive Discovery

Better Mining ASM monitoring program expanded

Better Mining and the RMI aim to scale the ASM programme to 12 sites across the Democratic Republic of the Congo by 2023.
Palabora Copper

Palabora Copper shaft to be complete by Q2, 2022

The sinking of the 1,200-metre deep ventilation shaft at Palabora Copper is proceeding apace, notwithstanding the Covid-19 shutdown and restrictions.

SA mining production down 28.2% in June

South Africa’s mining production was down 28.2% year-on-year in June 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown regulations, which have had an extensive impact on economic activity.
chrome jubilee

Jubilee has entered into a third-party ROM chrome ore offtake agreement

“Jubilee continues to aggressively drive its expansion across both its South African and Zambian operations," says Leon Coetzer.
Transformation women in mining

Fraser Alexander: Striving to empower women on all fronts

of gender inclusivity in the organisation. To this end, the company strives to increase female representation at all levels in its business.
Volt Resources gold

Harmony’s path to South Africa’s largest gold producer on track

Harmony’s intention to acquire the last of AngloGold Ashanti’s gold assets in South Africa for US$300 million was announced in February 2020.
Kwatani KS

Kwatani’s screen solutions custom-built for tonnage and lowest TCO

When a South African diamond operation needed to improve the performance of its degrit screens, Kwatani customised a bespoke solution.

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