Alecto appoints Giant as Mowana contractor

Alecto appoints Giant as Mowana contractor

Alecto Minerals has appointed a mining contractor to commence mining operations at the Mowana project...

Development

02 MARCH 2017
Botswana adopts Canada's TSM initiative

Botswana adopts Canada's TSM initiative

The Botswana Chamber of Mines will adopt the Towards Sustainable Mining initiative

Sustainability

17 FEBRUARY 2017
Lucara chooses Moolman for Karowe

Lucara chooses Moolman for Karowe

Lucara has appointed Moolman Mining Botswana as the new mining contractor at its Karowe mine

Development

25 JANUARY 2017
Thiess extends operations in Botswana

Thiess extends operations in Botswana

Thiess has secured a new two-year contract with Debswana's Jwaneng mine in Botswana

Development

06 DECEMBER 2016
Uranium prevails

Uranium prevails

New mines despite low prices

Industrial minerals

25 OCTOBER 2016
Lucara adds more XRT tech at Karowe

Lucara adds more XRT tech at Karowe

Lucara has added another XRT technology line to process finer-size fractions at its operation in Botswana...

Investment

25 AUGUST 2016
Four killed in BCL Botswana accident

Four killed in BCL Botswana accident

Four workers were killed and six injured in a mining accident at BCL copper mine in Botswana

Sustainability

31 MAY 2016
Diamonds in the rough

Diamonds in the rough

One of the announcements made at Mining Indaba was the official title of Lucara's 1,111-carat diamond...

Editor's comment

19 FEBRUARY 2016
Lucara plant delivers sparkling performance

Lucara plant delivers sparkling performance

Recovery circuit design showed foresight which has been vindicated

Plant

08 DECEMBER 2015
Joest Kwatani settles in Botswana

Joest Kwatani settles in Botswana

Manufacturer of vibrating screens expands foothold in southern Africa

Transport

19 OCTOBER 2015
Sedgman to work on Botswana copper project

Sedgman to work on Botswana copper project

Contractor to provide feasibility study services to MOD

Development

15 JULY 2015
Diesel Power chooses Chicago Pneumatic lights

Diesel Power chooses Chicago Pneumatic lights

Chicago Pneumatic has been chosen by Diesel Power following a live demonstration of the CPLT M10 light...

Logistics

10 MARCH 2015