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Caledonia doubles production at Blanket mine

[img:Zim%20land_0.jpg|Caledonia’s Blanket
gold mine in Zimbabwe
]Toronto, Canada ---MININGREVIEW.COM --- 27 January 2012 - Canadian-registered and African-focused Caledonia Mining Corporation has announced a successful year in 2011 at its Blanket Mine in Zimbabwe, with production of 35,826oz of gold ‒ an increase of 102% over the previous year.

In a statement released here, Caledonia said it was now confident that it would be able to achieve its targeted gold production of 40,000oz for the current financial year. Discussions with the government of Zimbabwe regarding the indigenisation of the Blanket Mine have continued, it added.

Zimbabwe may take over Blanket mine

[img:Blanket%20la.thumbnail.jpg|Number Four Shaft
at Caledonia’s Blanket
gold mine, which the
Zimbabwean government
says it is taking over
]Harare, Zimbabwe --- MININGREVIEW.COM --- 19 December 2011 - The government of Zimbabwe is considering paying an amount of US$3.7 million to the Caledonia Mining Corporation and assuming ownership of the Canadian-based company’s Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe.

Export honour goes to Blanket mine

[img:Zim%20land_0.jpg|An overview of
Caledonia’s Blanket
Mine in Zimbabwe
]Toronto, Canada --- MININGREVIEW.COM --- 11 November 2009 - Canadian-registered Caledonia Mining Corporation – an African focused mining company which owns the Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe – has announced that the mine has been recognised with the "Exporter of the Year - Mining - Matabeleland Region" Award by the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce.

Blanket mine restarts production

Canadian registered Caledonia Mining Corporation, which owns the Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe, is one of a pack of juniors planning and implementing a new start in the Southern African country.

Caledonia has relaunched gold production at the Blanket mine, which was placed on care and maintenance last October. It is preparing to increase output by almost 70% in the next year, and hopes to at least double that production level by 2014.

Caledonia Mining: Reinvigorating Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe

Caledonia Mining Corporation has successfully completed the shaft sinking phase of its Central Shaft project at its 49%-owned Blanket mine in Zimbabwe.

Blanket gold mine mineral resource keeps growing

The latest resource upgrade by gold producer Caledonia Mining Corporation marks the seventh successive year of sustained resource growth at Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe.

Caledonia plans to extend depth of central shaft at Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe

In light of the increased resource base, the boards of the Blanket Mine in Zimbabwe (Blanket) and Caledonia have approved a decision to invest further in the deepening of the central shaft. “We are very pleased that the long track record of sustained resource growth at Blanket, particularly the continued discovery of resources at depth with good grade continuity, supports […]

Caledonia Mining reports fatality at Blanket gold mine in Zimbabwe

The accident occurred in number 6 shaft area of the Blanket gold mine. Management has notified the Minister of Mines and Mining Development and the Inspector of Mines and will provide all the necessary assistance to the Ministry of Mines Inspectorate Department in its enquiry into this incident. Caledonia Mining has said that until such a time as the outcome […]

Blanket shows more signs of promise

Blanket's mineral resources have grown by approximately 86% since 2011.

Miner in Mozambique announces COVID-19 upsurge

The company has initiated blanket testing of the workforce on the site every two weeks and is targeting a reduction of this interval.