infrastructure

Nigeria Mining Week is a crucial event

Nigeria’s mining industry is showing good signs of recovery and potential for the future says George Apostolopoulos, Managing Director of HMD Mining.
sustainability

Communities to benefit from mining through “social licences to mine”

The Mining Sector cannot be looked at in isolation – it is the "engine room" of every economy in a country with substantial mineral resources.

WorleyParsons advisory business Advisian delivers rail infrastructure in Africa

WorleyParsons's advisory business, Advisian is rapidly becoming a prominent provider of rail advisory and engineering services in Africa, offering independent management and strategic advisory...

Kwikspace supports infrastructure repair work in Mozambique after flooding

Heavy rains and major flooding left areas of Mozambique in a dismal state last year, having damaged major infrastructure such as roads, bridges and...

African governments must enable pit to port projects

Governments in Africa must create an environment where pit to port projects can get off the ground for the benefit of widespread development on...

SMEC: African mining industry has strong potential for long-term growth

While the continent’s abundance of commodities is already helping meet global demand, Africa is set to see a growth in secondary industries related to mining....

Côte d’Ivoire Burkina Faso railway overhaul likely to produce major cargo...

Côte d'Ivoire/Burkina Faso – While the recently announced Côte d'Ivoire Burkina Faso railway link overhaul is likely to yield significant cargo cost savings, it...

Is Chinese investment in Africa threatening non-Chinese investment?

Tanzania – Several Chinese-funded projects have been implement in the East African country of Tanzania in the past few years, which raises the question...

Informed project management decisions vital in current mining climate

With on-going pressure in the current mining climate on commodity prices and the subsequent trend of downsizing project pipelines, resource operations and consulting engineers...

Zimbabwe indigenization: Infrastructure also at risk

Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe indigenization continues to see political risk rising as the economy struggles on and the battle of succession is increasingly coming to the forefront. The...

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