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‘5-in-1 Trade Show’ brings important industries, buyers and sellers, together

Electra Mining Africa, recognized as a ‘5-in-1 Trade Show’ is set to be one of the biggest exhibitions this year. Slated for the 2nd to the 6th of September at Nasrec, Johannesburg, the event incorporates five shows – Electra Mining Africa, Automation Expo, Elenex Africa, POWERex, and Transport Expo. With over 850 companies …

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Gibb River Diamonds Makes a Bold Move into Namibia’s Uranium Sector

Australian diamond explorer Gibb River Diamonds has staked its claim in the heart of Africa’s uranium industry, acquiring two significant projects in Namibia. This move marks a strategic shift for the company, known for its diamond and gold exploration in Western Australia, and signifies the growing appeal of Namibia’s rich …

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UNLOCKING EFFECTIVE DEWATERING: MASTERING FUNDAMENTAL SOLUTIONS

With every mine or quarry site needing to evaluate dewatering requirements at some point, it is important to determine the exact nature of potential water problems to inform the design of a fit-for-purpose dewatering solution. Marnus Koorts, General Manager Pump Products at Weir, advises that for every dewatering project it …

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Deep Yellow Secures Funding Partner for Namibia’s Tumas Uranium Project

Namibia’s hopes for a resurgent uranium industry got a shot in the arm this week, with Deep Yellow Limited announcing the appointment of Nedbank as the lead arranger for project financing of the Tumas Project. This marks a significant milestone for Deep Yellow, as they gear up to develop their …

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B2Gold Strikes Gold in Namibia: Springbok Zone Poised to Boost Otjikoto Mine

Canadian miner B2Gold Corp. has unearthed a glittering opportunity in Namibia’s soil. The company announced the discovery of an estimated 390,000 ounces of gold at the Springbok Zone, located near their Otjikoto Mine. This windfall, unearthed through extensive drilling and testing, has B2Gold wasting no time. Preliminary Economic Assessment (PEA) …

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Namibia Strikes Oil: Can Local Content Fuel Prosperity?

Black gold fever has gripped Namibia, with recent oil and gas discoveries sparking a national conversation about reaping the rewards. The spotlight shone brightly on ‘Namibian Content’ at the just-concluded Namibia International Energy Conference, drawing over 750 delegates eager to explore this potential economic game-changer. But what exactly is local …

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Bannerman Scores N$1 Billion to Energize Namibia’s Uranium Dream

Australian junior miner Bannerman Energy has taken a significant step towards realizing Namibia’s uranium ambitions. The company announced on Friday that it had successfully secured N$1.03 billion (A$85 million) through a share placement. This vital cash injection will propel the development of Bannerman’s Etango-8 uranium project, located in Namibia. The …

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ReconAfrica Set to Drill Landmark Well in Namibia’s Kavango Basin

ReconAfrica, a Canadian oil and gas company, is poised to ignite exploration fever in Namibia with the imminent drilling of its first well in the Kavango Basin. This long-awaited wildcat well, dubbed Naingopo, is expected to spud within the next two weeks, marking a historic moment for the frontier basin. …

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Namibia Gears Up for Bumper Mining Expo as Industry Eyes Growth

Namibia’s mining sector is poised for a showcase event of unprecedented scale, with the 11th Mining Expo & Conference set to hit the Windhoek Showgrounds on August 7th and 8th. The Chamber of Mines Namibia, buoyed by the enthusiastic response from industry stakeholders, is anticipating an event surpassing even last …

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Trigon Metals Ramps Up Copper Production in Namibia

Trigon Metals, a leading Namibian copper miner, is setting ambitious targets for 2025, aiming to extract between 250,000 and 280,000 tonnes of copper ore at its Kombat Asis West underground complex. This translates to a projected copper metal yield of 5,500 to 6,100 tonnes, a significant boost for the company’s …

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