The beginning of 2019 is expected to see the first production of conflict-free tin concentrate at Alphamin Bisie Tin Mine. Phila Mzamo looks at the stakeholders’ journey thus far.
Russian mining company Norilsk Nickel (Nornickel) entered the African market 10 years ago, in the halcyon days of soaring nickel prices. CEO Michael Marriott reflects on how far the company […]
While Alexkor’s roots were planted almost 90 years ago in Alexander Bay in the Northern Cape, the area’s diamonds have their own fascinating, 100-million-year history. Read more.
The Damang Gold mine in Ghana is being given a second life with the reinvestment plan announced by Gold Fields in October 2016 to extend the life of mine by […]
Inside Mining Editor, Mientjie Kleinhans speaks to Phillip Barton, CEO of De Beers about the challenges and successes of the diamond miner over the passed 129 years. Barton highlights two […]
Mbuyelo Coal’s Manungu Project in Delmas, Mpumalanga, is a simple, yet it has managed to increase its coal production much earlier than originally planned. Mientjie Kleinhans discovers its secret
After having been placed in business-rescue earlier this year, South African Dilokong Chrome Mine (DCM) Tailings Project has a brighter future, as its owner revealed increased production figures and the […]
Waterberg is said to be the next coal resource in South Africa, with approximately 40% of the country’s remaining coal reserves. This is exactly where ASX- and JSE-listed South Africa-based […]
Blue Crane Mine was launched in Indwe, Eastern Cape, earlier this year. Having identified the need for aggregates in the industry and with the help of the Eastern Cape Development […]
While construction is on track at Wesizwe’s Bakubung Platinum Mine in Rustenburg to start operations in 2018 management also develops and supports the community. Mientjie Kleinhans finds out what great […]