BMG’S NEW FENNER QUATTRO PLUS TWIN WRAP HEAVY-DUTY TWIN WRAPPED WEDGE BELTS TRANSMIT 30%...

New to BMG’s extensive range of Fenner power transmission components are Fenner Quattro Plus Twin Wrap (TW) wedge belts, that transmit 30% more power than conventional belts.

South Africa: Blasting tech takes mines into the future.

Built on innovation since its inception over 3 decades ago, global explosives leader BME – a member of the JSE-listed Omnia Group – paves the way for...

DR Congo: AVZ Minerals to expand ownership of Manono, boosts project NPV exposure to...

AVZ Minerals (ASX: AVZ) revealed this morning it will boost its stake in its flagship Manono lithium and tin project to 75% for US$15.5 million.

Mining firm set to start work on £4m lithium extraction plant.

Cornish Lithium Ltd says it has found 'globally significant' deposits of valuable mineral used in automotive industry. A mining company has found “globally significant”...

Investors, beware the preliminary assessment.

Preliminary economic assessments (PEAs) are no foundation for production decisions in mining projects, and serve little basis for detailed value-creation forecasts. “The dire state...

South Africa: Ivanhoe Mines Reports Fatal Accident at the Platreef Project.

Ivanplats and Ivanhoe Mines report that a fatal accident has occurred in Shaft 1 at the Platreef palladium-platinum-nickel-copper-rhodium-gold mine development project on the Northern Limb of South...

Copper price drops despite a 65% surge in China imports

Copper for delivery in September trading in New York briefly dipped below the $3.00 a pound ($6,600 a tonne) in afternoon trade, declining 2% from the more...

Zinc price to enter long term structural decline in 2021

Zinc prices fell by 17.3% over the first three months of 2020, but have since recovered to post new highs for the year. Three-month...

Namibia: N$94m housing contract cancelled … as contractor allegedly skips country.

A Walvis Bay-based ship repair company has cancelled a N$94 million housing contract, which was meant to benefit 82 employees.Namdock cancelled the housing contract with the controversial...

Zimbabwe: Makomo seeks funding for conveyor belt project.

COAL miner, Makomo Resources, has expressed readiness to supply the Hwange Units 7 and 8 expansion project, and plans to construct a conveyor belt to the power...