Lucara Recovers 127 CT Diamond From Karowe

TSX-, Nasdaq- and Botswana Stock Exchange-listed Lucara Diamond Corporation on Thursday recovered a 127 ct, top white gem-quality diamond from its Karowe diamond mine, in Botswana.

Since mining started at ...

The End Nears For Ranger Uranium Mine

Energy Resources of Australia’s (ERA) Ranger mine in the Northern Territory is heading towards full closure as it explores rehabilitation options with parent company Rio Tinto.

Ranger’s rehabilitation ...

Gold Miners To Remain Cautious In 2019: Report

Gold miners are expected to remain committed to cutting costs and capping expenditures in 2019, a new report by Fitch Solutions reveals.

According to the document, despite the fact that ...

Palladium Still Isn’t Pricey Enough

Platinum’s lesser-known cousin keeps going from strength to strength. 

Palladium, once considered an unattractive byproduct of platinum mininguntil the rise of catalytic converters in the 1970s, is hitting new ...

Mining In South Africa On The Rebound

Bulk commodity and base metal prices in South Africa have shown an impressive recovery over the last two years from the long-term lows experienced in the beginning of 2016.

These ...

Ausdrill Axes Workshop Jobs

Kalgoorlie-born mining services giant Ausdrill has chopped at least 13 positions this week from its Goldfields workforce believed to be centred on its Boulder workshop after a restructure of its ...

Western Areas Moves Odysseus Project Forward With Barminco

Western Areas’ recently approved Odysseus underground nickel project in Western Australia is on track after hitting several early-stage milestones.

The $299 million project, part of the company’s Cosmos Operations ...

Sacked Pilbara Train Driver To Fight Dismissal

A lawyer representing the sacked BHP train driver at the centre of November’s runaway train derailment has described his client’s dismissal as a classic case of an employer ...