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Esmarie Iannucci


Esmarie Iannucci is Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor: Australasia for Mining Weekly.


Received BTech degree in Journalism from the Tshwane University of Technology

Canadian firm gets green light for Western Australia lead expansion

20th November 2018 The Western Australian government has granted Canadian miner Rosslyn Hill Mining environmental approvals for a 400 ha expansion of its Paroo Station lead mine, near Wiluna. The state government said on Tuesday that the expanded mine site would enable Rosslyn Hill to operate a hydrometallurgical... 

EPA backs Nickel West's Mt Keith plans

20th November 2018 The Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has approved diversified miner BHP’s Nickel West division’s proposal to build the Mt Keith nickel sulphide mine. The propsed Mt Keith satellite project is located near the existing Mt Keith operation, and will produce some... 

Sconi BFS puts $974m pricetag on project

20th November 2018 A bankable feasibility study (BFS) on the Sconi cobalt/nickel/scandium project, in Queensland, has estimated a capital cost of $974-million, ASX-listed Australian Mines told shareholders. The capital cost estimates included an estimated $730-million for the processing plant, $31-million for the... 

Westgold adds A$20.85m to balance sheet

20th November 2018 ASX-listed Westgold Resources has added a further A$20.85-million to its working capital, after forward selling more gold with Citibank. The company on Tuesday reported that some 12 500 oz had been forward sold at an average price of A$1 668/oz, with 1 250 oz of gold to be delivered each month... 

S2 takes a stake in Todd River

20th November 2018 ASX-listed junior S2 Resources will acquire a 19.99% shareholding in fellow-listed Todd River Resources, priced at 9c a share. S2 Resources said on Tuesday that the company would have the right to appoint a nominee to the Todd River board, and would also have the option to participate in future... 

MACA strikes loan deal with Great Silver Panther

20th November 2018 ASX-listed MACA has struck a deal with TSX- and NYSE-listed Great Silver Panther over a A$54.7-million loan due from takeover target Beadell Resources. Great Silver Panther in September this year launched a friendly $105-million takeover for gold miner Beadell, which owns the Tucano gold mine,... 

Collerina's HPA First process proves feasible

20th November 2018 he prefeasibility study (PFS) into the high purity alumina (HPA) First process, at its Collerina project in New South Wales, has delivered a compelling business case, said Collerina Cobalt. The HPA First route represents an opportunity to fast-track production of HPA as the dominant revenue... 

Stanmore gets an offer out of Indonesia

19th November 2018 Coal miner Stanmore Coal has received a 95c a share takeover offer from Golden Investments, a company which is 51% owned by Indonesian coal producer Golden Energy and Resources and 49% held by Ascend Global Investment Fund. The unsolicited offmarket bid valued Stanmore at around A$240-million... 

Zimbabwe lithium mine to cost $165m – Prospect

19th November 2018 The definitive feasibility study (DFS) into the Arcadia lithium project, in Zimbabwe, has found that the project would require a capital investment of $165-million to develop a 2.4-million tonne a year operation. The DFS base case was double that considered in a 2017 prefeasibility study which... 

TopTung makes a play for Canadian neighbour

19th November 2018 ASX-listed junior TopTung has moved to acquire Canadian Nickel Corporation (CNC) to more than double its landholding in Quebec. CNC has previously entered into conditional agreements to acquire three advanced nickel/copper sulphide projects that are in the same district as TopTung’s own Alotta... 

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