R/€ = 19.19 Change: 0.01
R/$ = 17.04 Change: 0.02
Au 1767.95 $/oz Change: -19.77
Pt 816.53 $/oz Change: -12.17


Increased continued loan support for Orion confirmed 

By: Martin Creamer     29th June 2020 Private equity group Tembo Capital Mining Fund II LP on Monday confirmed its increased continued support of Orion Minerals through a loan facility boost. The Sydney- and Johannesburg-listed Orion is developing the Prieska copper-and-zinc project in the Northern Cape. 

Jervois commences high-prospect drilling programme in Uganda

By: Donna Slater     26th June 2020 TSX-listed nickel and copper miner and explorer Jervois Mining is planning to drill at its Kilembe area properties in western Uganda, to test a target with high-grade copper/gold rock chip samples and a coincidental gold in soil anomaly. The CC target is undrilled and contains some of the... 

Corizon readies for Pilbara exploration drive

By: Esmarie Iannucci     25th June 2020 Junior Corizon Resources will raise A$5-million through a share placement to fund exploration work at its Croydon gold project, in the Pilbara. Corizon will place an initial 358.1-million shares at a price of 1.2c a share under its existing placement capacity, while a further 58.5-million... 

Rio Tinto starts exploration at Janice Lake, Saskatchewan

By: Creamer Media Reporter      24th June 2020 Rio Tinto Exploration Canada (RTEC) has started exploration at TSX-V-listed Forum Energy Metals’ Janice Lake sedimentary copper/silver project, in northern Saskatchewan. The summer’s programme will have a regional focus to uncover the full extent of copper and silver mineralisation at Janice... 

Concor paves the way for remote Botswana mine

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th June 2020 Tackling the demanding conditions of Botswana’s Kalahari Desert, Concor Infrastructure is nearing completion of a 35 km access road for the Khoemacau Copper Silver Starter Project. Concor is also busy with constructing a parallel haul road , as well as conducting earthworks and concrete civils at... 

Kavango appoints geological modelling firm to advance target selection in KSZ

By: Tasneem Bulbulia     12th June 2020 Aim-listed Kavango Resources has appointed specialist geological modelling firm Mira Geoscience to advance target selection for future drilling in the Kalahari Suture Zone (KSZ), in Botswana. Mira is skilled in advanced geological and geophysical three-dimensional (3D) modelling, including the... 

NOSA Testing: the only labs in SA offering COVID-19 surface and environmental testing

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th June 2020 COVID-19 Occupational Health and Safety Directive 29.5 states ‘The employer must ensure that surfaces that workers and members of the public come into contact with are routinely cleaned and disinfected.’ In line with COVID-19 Occupational Health and Safety directives, employers are obligated to... 

Weekly Coal Index heralds vital new era of African pricing transparency  

By: Martin Creamer     10th June 2020 Coal remains the dominant primary energy source for the production of electricity in South Africa. Even with high allocations for renewable energy in the latest Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2019, as well as the prospect of coal-plant decommissioning over the coming ten years, coal is still... 

SaniSpray HP airless disinfectant sprayers for sanitising, disinfecting and deodorising jobs

By: Creamer Media Reporter      9th June 2020 Safety is currently at the top of everyone’s priority list. At Graco, it is our goal to provide all our customers with the best tools to overcome any challenges they face. Today, these challenges include sanitising surfaces against the COVID-19 germs. To disinfect almost any surface safely, fast... 

PureGold launches 30 000 m drilling programme

By: Simone Liedtke     5th June 2020 TSX-V- and Aim-listed Pure Gold Mining has launched its 2020/21 exploration and resource growth programme at its wholly owned Red Lake mine, in Canada. Over 30 000 m of diamond drilling, including both underground and surface drilling, is planned to optimise the near-term mine plan, expedite the... 

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