Thursday, September 19, 2019

XRT technology recovers 1,758 carat diamond in Botswana

TOMRA Sorting Mining technologies have enabled Lucara’s diamond mine in Botswana to discover an unbroken 1,758 carat stone The diamond is the largest to be...

Gibbens lands new position at Cummins

Global power leader, Cummins has been Warrick Gibbens as the power generation leader for Southern Africa Regional Organization. He was previously the technical sales manager...

Cummins debuts new gas generator

Cummins has debuted the HSK78G natural gas generator series at the 2019 Middle East Electricity (MEE) at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The equipment is...

Burkina Faso benefits from Nordgold

Accorded as one of the country’s largest gold producer and a major economic contributor and especially to local communities, Nordgold has expanded its investment...

Angola’s diamond industry makeover underway

The Angolan government aired out plans of refurbishing the diamond sector as being in progress. Speaking at a conference on the re-organising of oil and...

Cadenza CEO steps down from Syrah Resources

Cadenza Innovation Inc.  Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Christina Lampe-Onnerud has resigned, as non-executive director of Syrah Resources The company said Lampe-Onnerud will...

THIESS WINS $1.7B CONTRACT IN BOTSWANA

CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, through Majwe Mining Joint Venture (Majwe), has secured a A$1.7 billion contract at Debswana Diamond Company’s Jwaneng...

Rank rises for Wits School of Mining Engineering

The University Of Witwatersrand School Of Mining Engineering has again scooped a better position in the QS World University Rankings to 13th place in...

Seal of approval for De Beers diamond verification instruments

De Beers Group Industry Services’ four diamond verification instruments (DVI) submitted for testing as part of Project ASSURE have received outstanding results. Project ASSURE is...

Mineral Resources Ministry issues safety statistics

Safety in mining operations is one key area of concern and focus for South Africa’s Mineral resources Ministry. Speaking at the media briefing and to...