Ivanhoe plans electric Kamoa-Kakula fleet

Ivanhoe plans electric Kamoa-Kakula fleet

Electric or fuel-cell vehicles will complement hydropower for net-zero plans.

Fleet

06 MAY 2021
FLSmidth dewaters DRC copper mine tailings

FLSmidth dewaters DRC copper mine tailings

Solution has proved a cost-effective form of vacuum filtration.

Cobalt Blockchain's DRC plant deal falls through

Cobalt Blockchain's DRC plant deal falls through

The cobalt hydroxide plant was to have comprised a "core piece" of COBC's strategy

Plant

23 APRIL 2021
China Moly joins RCS' artisanal cobalt intative

China Moly joins RCS' artisanal cobalt intative

Better Mining last year monitored 27 cobalt, copper and 3 tungsten ASM mine sites

Kamoa-Kakula mines record copper in March

Kamoa-Kakula mines record copper in March

Underground mining at the DRC operation drove its numbers

Glencore reports acid spill in DRC

Glencore reports acid spill in DRC

A "limited release" of the acid occurred during maintenance, said the miner.

Chemicals / Reagents

07 APRIL 2021
DRC mine chooses FLSmidth thickeners

DRC mine chooses FLSmidth thickeners

Customer was seeking to double its output.

Ivanhoe making inroads toward Kakula start

Ivanhoe making inroads toward Kakula start

Miner said work on track, eyeing July for initial production

Development

09 MARCH 2021
Minexx uses blockchain to trace DRC minerals

Minexx uses blockchain to trace DRC minerals

Blockchain can bring the artisanal supply chain fully into the financial system, says Minexx.

Supply chain management

26 FEBRUARY 2021
Kamoa-Kakula on track for production start: Ivanhoe

Kamoa-Kakula on track for production start: Ivanhoe

Ivanhoe looking to mid-year for start of DRC mine.

ERG commits to Responsible Minerals Initiative

ERG commits to Responsible Minerals Initiative

Assessment includes an independent third-party assessment of refinery management systems

Supply chain management

27 NOVEMBER 2020
EGC, Trafigura partner on ethical cobalt in DRC

EGC, Trafigura partner on ethical cobalt in DRC

EGC must ensure that the ore marketed by Trafigura complies with OECD standards

Supply chain management

25 NOVEMBER 2020