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Booyco Electronics

Booyco Electronics (Pty) Ltd is a market leader in the innovation and supply of specialised electronic safety equipment to the southern African mining sector. Some of these warning, locating and monitoring systems are unique in the industry and new products are being introduced to the line-up on an ongoing basis.


Argonaut cleared to start work on C$480m Ontario gold project

By: Mariaan Webb     22nd January 2021 Toronto-listed Argonaut Gold has been cleared to start site preparation for the construction of its C$480-million Magino gold mine. The Toronto-listed company announced on Thursday that the province of Ontario had filed the closure plan for Magino, which would produce about 150 000 oz/y in the... 

Cruz Cobalt to start operations at Ontario cobalt projects

By: Simone Liedtke     21st January 2021 Cobalt-focused Cruz Cobalt intends to start operations at its cobalt projects in Ontario, Canada. Cruz is one of the largest landholders in the historic silver/cobalt producing region of Cobalt, Ontario, and the company's projects are in the direct vicinity of TSX-V-listed Fuse Cobalt and... 

South African radio telescope array makes another breakthrough 

By: Rebecca Campbell     18th January 2021 South Africa’s world-leading 64-dish radio telescope array MeerKAT, which was inaugurated in July 2018, has registered another significant success and again increased our knowledge of the cosmos. In a study published on Monday in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, a team of... 

Dry-type transformers ensure safety at LNG camp

By: Creamer Media Reporter      15th January 2021 Dry-type transformers supplied by specialist company Trafo Power Solutions are ensuring the safe and reliable operation of substations in a construction camp at a large liquified natural gas (LNG) project in northern Mozambique. According to David Claassen, managing director of Trafo Power... 

Nxuba Wind Farm enters commercial operations

By: Donna Slater     4th January 2021 Renewable energy developer and operator Enel Group’s South African renewable energy subsidiary Enel Green Power (EGP) has successfully reached commercial operation of its 140 MW Nxuba wind farm in the Eastern Cape. The project, built at a cost of about €200-million, is expected to generate 460... 

Alamos significantly expands land package around Island Gold

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th December 2020 Midtier miner Alamos Gold has completed the C$25-million acquisition of Trillium Mining, which handed it a large land package of 5 418 ha directly adjacent to, and along strike, from the Island Gold deposit in Ontario. The acquisition has significantly expanded the company’s land package around... 

Caledonia secures an option over another gold prospect in the Zimbabwe Midlands

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th December 2020 Aim- and NYSE American-listed Caledonia Mining Corporation announces that, in addition to having entered into an option agreement over the Glen Hume project, in Zimbabwe, earlier this months, it has entered into another option agreement in respect of an additional area in Zimbabwe. The latest... 

Talga raises cash for Swedish pilot plant

By: Esmarie Iannucci     15th December 2020 ASX-listed Talga will raise A$25-million to accelerate its Vittangi anode project, in Sweden. The company on Tuesday announced that it would place some 17.24-million shares, at A$1.45 a share to institutional and professional investors under its existing placement capacity.  

Battle North announces resource estimate for target near Bateman

By: Mariaan Webb     14th December 2020 Canadian gold mine Battle North has announced a mineral resource estimate for the McFinley zone, which could provide mill feed to the Bateman gold project in the Red Lake district of Ontario. McFinley has measured and indicated resources of 205 700 t at a grade of 6.04 g/t for 40 000 oz of... 

Mahle Behr recognized as one of Africa’s top Kaizen performers

By: Irma Venter     30th November 2020 Mahle Behr has been recognised as one of Africa’s top Kaizen performers at the Africa Kaizen Annual Conference (AKAC). Mahle Behr was selected to represent South Africa after being crowned national automotive Kaizen champion, and competed against 22 other nominees from 13 African countries. 

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