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Marleny Arnoldi

Marleny Arnoldi

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Giyani proceeds to final stage of sample testing programme

7th June 2019 TSX-V-listed junior explorer Giyani Metals Corporation has completed the solvent extraction phase of its ongoing hydrometallurgical testing programme. The company reported on Friday that the extraction tests had been performed on manganese mineralised material taken from the company’s K.Hill... 

Novo partners with Sumitomo on WA gold project

7th June 2019 TSX-V-listed Novo Resources Corporation has entered into a $30-million farm-in and joint venture agreement with Sumitomo Corporation of Tokyo to advance the Egina project, located in Western Australia. Through the agreement, Sumitomo is entitled to earn up to a 40% interest in the project by... 

W awards La Parilla mining contract

7th June 2019 Aim-listed tin, gold and tungsten miner W Resources has appointed General de Maquinaria y Excavación (GME) its mining contractor for the La Parilla tungsten project, in Spain. The La Parrilla mining fleet was in place, said W in a statement on Friday, with three 60-tonne haul trucks, a Liebherr... 

Sasol secures $1.8bn for Lake Charles project

7th June 2019 JSE-listed petrochemicals company Sasol announced on Friday that its subsidiary Sasol Financing USA had entered into new US dollar-denominated senior unsecured credit facilities, comprising a $1.6-billion term loan facility and a $150-million revolving credit facility. The facilities have a... 

Global miners respond to call to publish tailings dam details

7th June 2019 Global mining companies have responded to a call by ethical investors working on a global standard for tailings dams to provide information about the facilities that they control, with several companies having published information about their tailings storage facilities (TSFs). These include... 

Anglo’s South African units confirm integrity of tailings dams

7th June 2019 The JSE-listed subsidiaries of global miner Anglo American have confirmed the structural integrity of their tailings dams, in line with a global call for better disclosure about tailings storage facilities (TSFs). Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) operates nine mineral residue facilities, of... 

Western Potash appoints construction contractor for Milestone project

7th June 2019 TSX-listed Western Resources subsidiary Western Potash has entered into a lump-sum agreement with Stuart Olson Praire Construction for it to be the general contractor for the Phase 1 construction of the company’s Milestone project, in Saskatchewan. The Milestone Phase 1 potash project would be... 

Mincor moves away from gold in pursuit of nickel

7th June 2019 ASX-listed Mincor has decided to cease mining operations at Widgiemooltha Gold Operations from August 1. This follows a strategic review of the company’s gold operations in Western Australia, which was announced in March.  

BHP review finds no dam integrity risks across tailings portfolio

7th June 2019 Australia-headquartered resources company BHP Group on Friday presented an update on the company’s approach to its tailings storage facilities’ (TSF’s) management and to provide information on the number, design and classification of tailings facilities. BHP said it was establishing a dedicated... 

Comment finally sought on proposed changes to minimum emission standards

7th June 2019 The Environmental Affairs Minister has temporarily withdrawn a provision that would have allowed for a doubling in the amount of harmful pollutant sulphur dioxide companies may emit. This follows environmental organisation GroundWork’s litigation, instituted last month, seeking to have the... 


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