R/€ = 14.22
R/$ = 11.27
Au 1213.11 $/oz
Pt 1281.70 $/oz
Feb 28, 2012
Tectra Automation, official distributors of Schmalz products in South Africa and part of the Hytec Group, has launched an innovative modular system for the fast, easy and cost-effective setup of vacuum end effectors (VEEs) for the packaging industry.
Jun 30, 2009
Zambia’s Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) has suspended operations at its Nchanga smelter owing to a technical fault which occurred over the weekend. The company expects the smelter to be closed for around two weeks, with normal operations resuming on July 12. The setback...
Nov 19, 2008
Aim-listed base metals producer Weatherly International was closing two of its copper mining projects in Namibia and would retrench 100 workers from two other operations in the Southern African country, owing to a recent decline in world copper prices. The producer...
Oct 12, 2007
Toronto-based Teal Exploration & Mining has agreed to sell an initial 10% of Avdale Namibia, the subsidiary of Teal holding its Otjikoto gold project, to Nambia’s EVI Mining, which has an option to buy a further 5% once a definitive feasibility study has...
Apr 27, 2007
Pneumatics and mechatronics company Festo has completed an installation for a French packaging machine company. The company manufactures machines that make both traditional blister pack lines and packaging produced through the Carding process.
Jun 09, 2006
A rig upgrade project involving several major players in the Cape ship repair industry and an international oil, gas and petrochemical support services company is expected to inject approximately US$ 20 million into the economy of the Western Cape, demonstrating the...
Jun 25, 2003
Mined silver production in South Africa recovered in 2002, rising to 112 739 kg in comparison to an output of 109 739 kg the previous year, the Department of Minerals and Energy reports in its latest Minerals Bulletin.
Oct 31, 2002
Australian mining group, Anvil Mining has announced that it has received the first cash flow payment from the delivery of Dikulushi copper-silver concentrates to the Ongopolo smelter in Namibia.
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