Explorations and Machinery

Mining News Pro - The Minerals Council South Africa has made recommendations to the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) about critical reforms that are needed to encourage greater investment in exploration and mining.

Mining News Pro - Orex Minerals and Pan American Silver have formed a joint venture (JV) to further explore and develop the Sandra-Escobar project, in Durango, Mexico.

Mining News Pro - New data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has shown that mineral exploration expenditure continued to grow in the December quarter.

Mining News Pro - Calidus Resources has commenced site works at the Warrawoona project in Western Australia’s Pilbara region in another step towards pouring first gold in 2022.

Mining News Pro - Over two decades since it last saw a significant drill program, the Tartan Lake gold mine project in Manitoba, central Canada, is about to see some action.

Mining News Pro - Precious metals developer Redstone Resources has successfully raised A$2.2-million through an oversubscribed private placement, at an issue price of 1.2c apiece.

Mining News Pro - Endeavour Mining has increased its guidance for 2021 to include production from the recently integrated Sabodala-Massawa and Wahgnion mines, following completion of the Teranga Gold acquisition.

Mining News Pro - Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) director-general Thabo Mokoena has conceded that the South African Mineral Resources Administration System (Samrad), which was introduced to allow the general public and investors to view the country`s mineral rights, is dysfunctional.

Mining News Pro - Platinum group metals (PGMs) mining and marketing company Implats is pursuing green hydrogen, greenfield exploration and carbon neutrality, the company made clear during question time after presenting a stellar set of high-dividend-yielding interim financial results on Thursday, which cut debt by R3-billion and increased net cash significantly.

Mining News Pro - Western Australia has been removed from its top position in investment attractiveness, falling to fourth position, according to the Fraser Institute’s annual global survey of mining and exploration companies for 2020.

Mining News Pro - The world continues to struggle under the social strain and economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, with many industries negatively impacted and some devastated. However, amidst the economic doom and gloom are many positive stories of businesses that are thriving despite the odds.

Mining News Pro - Eldorado Gold has released an initial resource estimate for the Ormaque deposit within its Lamaque operation in Quebec.

Mining News Pro - While 2021 remains a year of investment for base metals miner Hudbay, it is also the year in which the company expects to start to see the benefits of its high-return investments as it grows production in Peru and Canada.

Mining News Pro - Greatland Gold has applied for an exploration license that holds a similar magnetic target to the Havieron project in the Paterson Region of Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris is backing his country’s drive to develop a gold industry following drastic changes to mining regulations passed last year.

Mining News Pro - Liebherr Mining has teamed up with ThoroughTec Simulation to provide operators with advanced training stimulators to safely enhance their skills with heavy mining equipment.

Mining News Pro - Gold Road Resources expects gold production at the Gruyere mine in Western Australia to reach up to 300,000 ounces this year.

Mining News Pro - Fortescue Metals Group has advanced its futuristic mobility plans, deploying four autonomous Ford Ranger light vehicles at the Chichester Hub iron ore operations in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - Bullion major Gold Fields has invested another C$2.9-million in a Canadian company, which owns copper/gold/silver exploration assets in the Peruvian Andes.

Mining News Pro - Komatsu has furthered the sustainability of Australian mining by commissioning an advanced low-emission mining truck, the Tier-4 930E-5.

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