Perenti wins $496M Sandfire contract

Perenti wins $496M Sandfire contract

Perenti's pre-production work is expected to commence in late 2021

Development

09 JUNE 2021
Metso Outotec wins Sandfire Motheo equipment order

Metso Outotec wins Sandfire Motheo equipment order

Delivery has been set to begin this year

Plant

12 APRIL 2021
Lucaras secures US$220M to take Karowe underground

Lucaras secures US$220M to take Karowe underground

The underground expansion programme has an estimated capital cost of $514 million

Development

24 MARCH 2021
Giyani plans demo plant for Botswana manganese project

Giyani plans demo plant for Botswana manganese project

Output of the K.Hill demonstration plant will provide sample material to potential end-buyers.

Plant

21 JANUARY 2021
Debswana cancels Thiess' Jwaneng extension contract

Debswana cancels Thiess' Jwaneng extension contract

Cut 9 project work will now mostly be carried out by Debswana's own operations

Development

12 JANUARY 2021
Bell Geospace launches Botswana mapping project

Bell Geospace launches Botswana mapping project

Bell Geospace will integrate and analyse various data to assess the region's mineral potential.

Exploration

16 SEPTEMBER 2020
Khoemacau in production

Khoemacau in production

Botswana copper mine begins production.

Development

21 MAY 2020
Giyani grabs trio for K.Hill study

Giyani grabs trio for K.Hill study

Feasibility work will be taken on by three mining engineering and technical consulting companies

Development

17 DECEMBER 2019
Giyani grabs Lazenby for Botswana reclamation work

Giyani grabs Lazenby for Botswana reclamation work

Canadian junior seeking to perform environmental clean-up at K.Hill, Otse

Sustainability

11 DECEMBER 2019
Lucara to expand Karowe underground

Lucara to expand Karowe underground

Miner has plans to extend the life of the Karowe mine out to 2040

Development

07 NOVEMBER 2019
Fluor bags Cupric Canyon EPCM contract

Fluor bags Cupric Canyon EPCM contract

Fluor has been awarded an EPCM contract for Cupric Canyon Capital's Khoemacau project in Botswana

Development

30 JULY 2019
Khoemacau funding confirmed, Barminco preps work

Khoemacau funding confirmed, Barminco preps work

Cupric Canyon Capital secures funding for Khoemacau, contractor Barminco proceeds with mobilisation

Development

19 JULY 2019