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
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