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
Barminco bags Botswana mining contract

Barminco bags Botswana mining contract

Barminco gets a five-year contract in Botswana worth A$800 million (US$556 million)

Development

24 JUNE 2019
Tomra XRT technology at Karowe recovers 1,758ct diamond

Tomra XRT technology at Karowe recovers 1,758ct diamond

One of the largest diamonds in recorded history was recovered by Tomra XRT sensor tech at Karowe

SlurrySucker desilts process water tank at Botswana diamond mine

SlurrySucker desilts process water tank at Botswana diamond mine

Integrated Pump Rental's SlurrySucker has resolved a process water challenge for a diamond mine

Plant

27 MARCH 2019
Jwaneng to live a longer life

Jwaneng to live a longer life

Diamond mine will now operate through 2035

Development

20 MARCH 2019
Thiess awarded big Debswana contract

Thiess awarded big Debswana contract

CIMIC subsidiary Thiess has won a new surface mining contract in Botswana worth US$1.2 billion

Development

18 MARCH 2019
Diamond mine, materials-handling supplier team up for size control

Diamond mine, materials-handling supplier team up for size control

Botswana diamond mine tackles material-handling challenge with Weba Chute

Operational Excellence

06 FEBRUARY 2019
Boart Longyear LF160 rig debuts in Africa

Boart Longyear LF160 rig debuts in Africa

Boart Longyear is introducing its LF160 coring rig and FL262 Freedom loader to the African market

Technology / innovation

13 DECEMBER 2018
DebTech ore sorters part of Jwaneng diamond recovery

DebTech ore sorters part of Jwaneng diamond recovery

Two XRT ore sorters from DebTech have been installed at Debswana's Jwaneng diamond mine

Plant

23 OCTOBER 2018
Giyani, Rhodes University team up for manganese research

Giyani, Rhodes University team up for manganese research

Canadian miner and South African university to examine geology behind manganese deposits

Sustainability

25 JULY 2018
RCT solutions for Botswana diamond mine

RCT solutions for Botswana diamond mine

RCT latest project is with a leading diamond producer in Botswana

Fleet

19 JULY 2018