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  • Kibali remains above nameplate capacity

Kibali remains above nameplate capacity

April 18th, 2019|

Kibali, Barrick’s gold mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), has made a strong start to 2019 after setting a new production record last year. […]

  • Altus defines drill targets

Altus defines drill targets

April 17th, 2019|

Altus Strategies intends expanding its Tabakorole gold project in Mali. […]

  • Mantashe wants clean coal

Mantashe wants clean coal

April 16th, 2019|

South African Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe has urged the coal mining sector to continue investing in clean-coal technology to mitigate the effects of climate change. […]

  • Caterpillar goes electric

Caterpillar goes electric

April 15th, 2019|

Last week at the bauma trade fair in Munich, Germany, original equipment manufacturer Caterpillar announced that its new R1700 underground mining loader will serve as the platform for its first battery electric Load Haul Dump [...]