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Sabrina Jardim

Sabrina Jardim

Sabrina Jardim is a Creamer Media Online Writer for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

By Sabrina Jardim

Fortress reports positive operational performance amid logistics demand, disposals and capital recycling

20th June 2024

Real estate company Fortress Real Estate Investments says healthy logistics demand, disposals of noncore assets and effective capital recycling continue to drive its positive operational... 


Malawi rail upgrades under way, reports Sovereign Metals

20th June 2024

Upgrades to the 399 km Nkaya–Mchinji railway section connecting the Malawi–Zambia border to the Nacala Logistics Corridor (NLC), are under way, reports ASX- and Aim-listed Sovereign Metals. The... 


Companies collaborate to enhance solar PV compliance, recycling practices

19th June 2024

In a bid to champion extended producer responsibility compliance and solar PV recycling practices, producer responsibility organisation (PRO) Circular Energy has embarked on a strategic partnership... 


Sanea appoints Msimanga as secretary-general

19th June 2024

The South African National Energy Association (Sanea) has appointed Xolile Msimanga as its new secretary-general, succeeding Wendy Poulton, who stepped down from the role, but remains on the board... 


A poster for the Shining Light Awards

De Beers opens entries for this year’s Shining Light Awards

19th June 2024

Diamond Miner De Beers has announced that entries for the 2024 Shining Light Awards (SLA) jewellery design competition are officially open. The competition falls under the De Beers Group Designers... 


The all-new Ford Transit Custom

Ford’s new-generation Transit Custom offers a lower height, among other improvements

19th June 2024

Featuring enhanced load-carrying capacity and improved driver comfort and convenience features, automotive company Ford South Africa has begun the introduction of the new Transit Custom commercial... 


HRMP Logistics CEO Musa Makunga

HRMP unveils R17.5m warehouse expansion at Dube TradePort

14th June 2024

Logistics company HRMP has inaugurated a R17.5-million warehouse expansion at Dube TradePort (DTP) TradeZone 2, in KwaZulu-Natal. For the past six years HRMP, which specialises in the transport of... 


Infinity Lithium advances San José permitting process

14th June 2024

ASX-listed Infinity Lithium has reported significant progress at its San José lithium project, in Spain. The company has advanced to the next stage of the direct exploitation concession application... 


US Gold secures key water discharge permit for CK project

14th June 2024

Explorer and developer US Gold has received a key permit for the CK project, in Wyoming, further advancing the company’s development efforts. The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (WDEQ)... 


Mining production rose by a modest 0.7% y/y in April

13th June 2024

Mining production rose by a modest 0.7% in April, after declining by -4.8% year-on-year – revised from -5.8% year-on-year – in March, data published by Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) shows.... 


Nepoworx, Harambee unveil youth work readiness programme in solar installations

13th June 2024

Renewable energy skills development agency Nepoworx, in collaboration with Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator, has announced the launch of their first iteration of the Youth Work Readiness... 


Liberty Two Degrees COO Jonathan Sinden

L2D reports sustainable operational performance on retail assets

11th June 2024

Despite the current economic climate presenting slowing growth, characterised by high inflationary pressure, increasing costs of property rates, the lack of delivery of basic utilities such as... 


CEOs, policy leaders ready to accelerate action on hydrogen deployment by 2030

11th June 2024

In a significant step towards accelerating public-private action on hydrogen, Germany’s Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action Robert Habeck and the European Commission executive... 


Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt

South African economy needs less State interference, more privatisation – Roodt

10th June 2024

South Africa's political and economic realities were not aligned, Efficient Group chief economist Dawie Roodt told delegates during a Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry presentation on... 


Study areas for the Strategic Environmental Assessment for the proposed Boegoebaai Port, Special Economic Zone, and broader Namakwa Region

CSIR conducting strategic environmental assessment for proposed Boegoebaai port, SEZ

7th June 2024

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) says it is leading the strategic environmental assessment (SEA) that is being undertaken for the Northern Cape’s planned green hydrogen... 


Steenkampskraal monazite mine

Steenkampskraal may supply thorium for use in cancer therapy

7th June 2024

Producer and supplier of alpha-particle emitters for cancer therapy Thor Medical has signed a memorandum of understanding with rare earths and thorium miner Steenkampskraal Holdings for feedstock... 


ECA, Geidco, Apua launch training programme for EV, energy storage technologies sectors

7th June 2024

The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation Organisation (Geidco) and the Association of Power Utilities of Africa (Apua) have launched a... 


Panthera restructures Mali JV agreements

7th June 2024

Aim-listed diversified gold exploration and development company Panthera Resources has further restructured the joint venture (JV) agreements with Golden Spear Mali (GSM) over the Kalaka and... 


EAPASA appoints Musetsho, Hex as chairperson, vice chairperson

7th June 2024

As part of a change in its leadership structure, underscoring its commitment to inclusivity, representation and effective governance, the board of the Environmental Assessment Practitioners... 


GoviEx receives radiological certificate for Madaouela project

7th June 2024

TSX-V-listed GoviEx Uranium has received its radiological certificate for the Madaouela uranium project from the Nigerien government. The radiological certificate is a regulatory requirement prior... 


Circular Energy partners with Hirsch's Homestores to promote responsible appliance disposal

7th June 2024

Not-for-profit Producer Responsibility Organisation (PRO) Circular Energy has partnered with independently owned appliance and electronics outlet Hirsch’s Homestores, to assist customers in... 


Eskom says key revision number roll-over project on track

7th June 2024

State-owned Eskom says its key revision number rollover project is progressing well, with 3.61-million, or 52%, of the 6.9-million prepayment meters already recoded as of May 15. The main Eskom... 


TFR welcomes prison sentences for convicted cable thieves

6th June 2024

State-owned Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) has welcomed the recent arrest and conviction of four men for theft of essential infrastructure on its rail network. The Thabazimbi Regional Court on May 31... 


Absa, IFC unveil innovative climate-smart housing rebate

6th June 2024

Financial services provider Absa, in collaboration with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), has launched a new initiative within the South African residential market aimed at promoting... 


NOA Trading CEO Andrew Taylor

NOA helps Tronox decarbonise its South African operations with 25-yr energy supply agreement

6th June 2024

Local integrated energy company NOA Group Holdings has entered into a 25-year energy supply agreement with NYSE-listed titanium dioxide pigment manufacturer Tronox Holdings for its South African... 


Seifsa calls on political parties to prioritise the interests of the country

6th June 2024

As political parties continue to engage with each other to form coalition partnerships, the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) says it joins the broader... 


Vukile CEO Laurence Rapp

Vukile delivers robust results, growth opportunities

5th June 2024

JSE-listed, consumer-focused retail real estate investment trust (Reit) Vukile Property Fund on June 5 said it had outperformed the upper end of its full-year market guidance, delivering a 10.5%... 


City approves Transport Master Plan for Randburg, Zandspruit

4th June 2024

The City of Johannesburg has approved a comprehensive Transport Master Plan (TMP) for the Randburg and Zandspruit areas. This strategic plan, developed by the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA),... 


Landsdowne founder and CEO Jonathan Kohler

Landsdowne appointed manager of new Western Cape property development

4th June 2024

Residential real estate manager and estate agency Landsdowne Property Group has been appointed the managing agent of the new Devonbosch property development, in the Western Cape. Devonbosch is... 


Jacqueline Foster-Mutungu

Jacqueline Foster-Mutungu appointed MD, partner at BCG Johannesburg

4th June 2024

Management consulting company Boston Consulting Group (BCG) has appointed Jacqueline Foster-Mutungu MD and partner in its Johannesburg office. The company says Foster-Mutungu, who has been with BCG... 


172.06 ct Type II white diamond

Gem recovers 172.06 ct diamond at Letšeng

4th June 2024

London-listed diamond producer Gem Diamonds recovered a 172.06 ct Type II white diamond at its Letšeng mine, in Lesotho, on June 2. This is the seventh diamond greater than 100 ct recovered at the... 


Report reveals tax transparency, exchange of info progress in Africa

3rd June 2024

The ‘2024 Tax Transparency in Africa’ report shows that improved tax transparency, exchange of information (EOI) and related measures have enabled an increase in fiscal revenue for African... 


Emira Property Fund CEO Geoff Jennett

Emira reports strong full-year operational results

31st May 2024

Despite high interest rates and difficult operating conditions, JSE-listed Emira Property Fund reported strong operational results, strategic delivery and capacity-enhancing active capital... 


Transport Minister Sindisiwe Chikunga

UN Global Campaign for Road Safety launched in SA

31st May 2024

In support of national and local authorities’ road safety initiatives, the UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Road Safety Jean Todt, in partnership with outdoor advertising company JCDecaux,... 


Nature-based solutions could accelerate development, social equity – ECA

28th May 2024

Nature-based solutions present a unique way for Africa to accelerate the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063, while contributing to the conservation of the... 


Sovereign engineering manager Stephan Oosthuizen

Sovereign reaffirms commitment to CaaS with Energy Partners

28th May 2024

Building on the successful partnership at its further processing facility in Kariega, in the Eastern Cape, poultry producer Sovereign Foods has again entered into a 15-year Cooling-as-a-Service... 


Globe says Kanyika capital funding requirements finalised at $46m

28th May 2024

Australia-listed Globe Metals and Mining has reported that capital funding requirements for Phase 1 project development at its Kanyika Niobium project, in Malawi, have been finalised at an... 


IonicRE, Less Common Metals collaborate on expanding magnet rare earths supply chain

27th May 2024

ASX-listed Ionic Rare Earths (IonicRE) has signed a nonbinding memorandum of understanding (MoU) with UK-based metals and alloy manufacturer Less Common Metals (LCM) to work collaboratively on... 


BLSA CEO Busisiwe Mavuso

Mavuso reflects on government progress, says private-sector partnership key

27th May 2024

Ahead of the national elections on May 29, Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) CEO Busisiwe Mavuso says that, despite the challenges facing South Africa, voting is a foundation for democratic... 


Panellists discuss graphite demand and rare earth supply chains at Junior Indaba

27th May 2024

With growing demand for electric vehicles, yearly graphite supply needs to be about four times higher in 2030, and about nine times higher in 2040, than at present, owing to its use in energy... 


Lack of funding remains a big concern for coal juniors

24th May 2024

Amid challenging market conditions, junior coal miners in Africa face challenges in securing funding, with about 70% experiencing constraints in exploration and production owing to insufficient... 


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