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Studies reveal numerous product opportunities for Giyani’s Botswana projects

By: Nadine James     14th June 2019 Metallurgical testing results of stockpile material from TSX-listed Giyani Metals’ K.Hill and Otse manganese deposits, in Botswana, indicate that a variety of lumpy and fine particle manganese products are possible, the company said on Friday. As an example, Giyani noted that a 36% manganese... 

3rd National Pharmacy Conference to find solutions for health challenges facing the country

12th June 2019 The South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC) will be hosting the 3rd National Pharmacy Conference in October 2019, in North West. The conference will bring together more than 1 000 pharmacists, pharmacy support personnel, policy-makers and decision makers to find solutions for issues affecting South... 

Medical systems a key focus for local unit of Fujifilm

By: Natasha Odendaal     7th June 2019 Fujifilm South Africa’s strong lineage of medical systems, digital and computer radiography systems and X-Ray film are making their mark as growth more than doubles year-on-year. After completing a successful overhaul of Africa’s first Fujifilm Innovation Centre, Fujifilm South Africa MD Takeo... 

Shiva Uranium mine up for auction

By: Marleny Arnoldi     6th June 2019 The controversial Gupta-owned Shiva Uranium mine has been put up for auction by its business rescue practitioners. Shiva was placed under business rescue in February 2018, along with eight other Gupta-affiliated businesses.  

Papua New Guinea PM says resources reforms will take years

By: Reuters     5th June 2019 New Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape doubled down on his plans to earn more taxes from the gas-and-gold-rich country's natural resources sector on Wednesday, but said major reform would not take effect for years. That will come as a relief for oil giants such as France's Total and... 

Zenith sells Mt Alexander to focus on lithium project

By: Creamer Media Reporter      4th June 2019 ASX-listed Zenith Minerals has accepted a A$2.75-million offer from a private Australian company for its Mt Alexander magnetite iron project in Western Australia. Zenith will receive from Mt Alexander Iron Ore an up-front cash payment of A$250 000, as well as ten yearly payments of A$250 000... 

Superior Filtration uses MOVIDRIVE® on its latest screen filter

31st May 2019 An industrial water filtration specialist that has used gearmotors from SEW-EURODRIVE (Pty) Ltd. for many years has adopted its MOVIDRIVE® inverters with CMP servo motors and customisable iPOS software for its latest self-cleaning GraviFilter screen filters. This is an example of a longstanding... 

The Safe operation of Gas systems

24th May 2019 South Africa has experienced commercial and industrial gas-related incident reporting fires and explosions costing domestic, commercial and industrial facilities millions of Rands. However, these statistics say nothing of numerous other smaller events that occur and go unrecorded, such as boiler... 

Rebranded Minerals Council reflects the promise of the future 

By: Nadine James     17th May 2019 The Minerals Council South Africa – formerly the Chamber of Mines –  officially rebranded in May 2018, repositioning the organisation to reflect, “the promise of the future”, by amending its role and ethos to drive a positive reform agenda that enables the industry to reach its true economic and... 

Edenville restarts activities at Rukwa after securing funding

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     14th May 2019 Aim-listed Edenville Energy has recently received the proceeds of £100 000 from a share placement and expects to receive the net proceeds from a conditional offer to raise a further £410 000 shortly and has, therefore, restarted a number of activities at its Rukwa coal project, in south-west... 

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