Petra recovers diamond at Cullinan mine

Petra has recovered a 342.92 carat Type IIa white diamond of exceptional quality in terms of both its colour and clarity at Cullinan.

Here’s to the everyday mining heroes

The 2022 Mining Elites in Africa yearbook will pay tribute to those who are making a tangible difference in mining on the continent.
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IZA calls for a new zinc refinery to be built in...

South Africa is in need of a refinery to assist with the vast quantities of galvanized steel likely for infrastructure development plans.

Siemens Smart Mining Africa Forum brings digital innovation to the fore

This will be a platform where people can get a deep dive into some of the most exciting trends in technology today.

Is South Africa doing enough to avert a water crisis?

“The Department of Water Affairs and Forestry estimates that South Africa will have insufficient water supplies by 2025."

25 Year mining licence issued for Lofdal heavy rare earths project

The project is being developed to provide a sustainable supply of heavy rare earths to Japan.

Is beneficiation filling the gap in the mining equation?

“We need to create conditions that enable beneficiation in all countries, not just a few in a particular region."

Nolitha Fakude: Exemplifying employment equity

Fakude has spent several years in the mining sector where she serves as chairperson of Anglo American South Africa’s management board.

ArmCoil: Resilient, robust and reliable

While a large contingent of its clientele is based in South Africa, ArmCoil has a strong African footprint in West and central Africa.

Danfoss, DryTech and BMG improve processing at platinum operation

The JV developed a unique wet screw feeder for use by a South African platinum mine processing plant and smelter.

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