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Marleny Arnoldi

Marleny Arnoldi

Marleny Arnoldi is a Creamer Media Senior Online Writer for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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South African companies to network at US tech conference

29th April 2019 Twenty South African companies from various sectors will showcase their capabilities at the Offshore Technology Conference that will be held in Houston, Texas, from May 6 to 9. Companies from the steel and fabrication, engineering and services, electrotechnical and services, and oil and gas... 

Southern Cape Landowners Initiative to clear invasive plants from major river systems

29th April 2019 The Southern Cape Landowners Initiative (SCLI) and Table Mountain Fund will assist Garden Route landowners in the coming months in their efforts to clear ecological infrastructure, such as rivers, wetlands and seep lines, of invasive alien plants. The project, called the SCLI Cape Floristic... 

Mergence, Cadiz merger broadens capabilities

29th April 2019 The Mergence Group has acquired a controlling stake in Cadiz Corporate Solutions, with the team rebranded under the name Mergence Corporate Solutions (MCS), with a presence in Johannesburg and Cape Town. MCS MD Robbie Gonsalves will continue to lead the team of eight people, including veteran... 

Sugar industry advised to diversify product offering, enter niche product markets

29th April 2019 Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies and the South African Cane Growers Association have agreed that increases in sugar imports in South Africa have an unavoidable impact on the competitiveness of the local sugar industry and that certain measures were necessary to restore its... 

Earthworks calls for investigation into Northern Dynasty over Pebble mine

29th April 2019 The Justice and Corporate Accountability Project (JCAP), on behalf of Earthworks, will this week file a request for a compliance investigation into TSX- and NYSE-listed Northern Dynasty Minerals. The complainants will raise serious issues concerning alleged “misleading claims” with the British... 

Tanesco gives Kibo green light to develop MCPP

29th April 2019 Aim- and JSE-listed Kibo Energy has received formal notice from the Tanzania Electric Supply Company to develop the Mbeya coal-to-power project for the export market. This enables the company to engage with African power pools regarding offtake agreements.  

African Metals Corporation to acquire Montana gold project

29th April 2019 TSX-V-listed African Metals Corporation (AMC) has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority interest in the Silver Bell – St Lawrence gold project, in the Virginia City mining district, in Montana, in the US, from Frederick Private Equity Corporation. AMC may initially earn a 51% interest... 

Energy businesses not yet geared for cybersecurity – Inmarsat Enterprise

26th April 2019 Energy businesses are exposing themselves to security risks by failing to address weaknesses in their cybersecurity defenses, says Inmarsat Enterprise. “Businesses in the energy sector recognise that their approaches to cybersecurity must be strengthened, but are not yet taking the practical... 

Atalaya’s Riotinto operations continue amid mining permit dispute

26th April 2019 Aim- and TSX-listed copper and silver producer Atalaya on Friday provided an update with regard to a mining permit dispute at its Riotinto mine, in Spain. In November 2016, environmental group Ecologistas en Acción filed a claim, additional to the lawsuit filed in July 2014 related to the... 

Durban, Richards Bay ports to receive two new helicopters in June

26th April 2019 The Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) will, in June, take delivery of two new helicopters to service the Ports of Durban and Richards Bay. Italian company Leonardo manufactured the AgustaWestland AW109SP helicopters, valued at around R250-million, at its plant in Vergiate, Italy.  

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