Kamoa Copper to add 5 mtpa concentrator

Kamoa Copper to add 5 mtpa concentrator

The concentrator will be placed adjacent to two newly developed mines

Underground mining

04 MAY 2022
ITSCI fails to stop flow of conflict minerals-report

ITSCI fails to stop flow of conflict minerals-report

The problem is particularly present in Nzibira in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Underground mining

27 APRIL 2022
Epiroc to accelerate DRC copper project

Epiroc to accelerate DRC copper project

Equipment to be delivered to Kamoa-Kakula mine

Underground mining

20 APRIL 2022
MMG to extend Kinsevere copper mine

MMG to extend Kinsevere copper mine

It expects to invest between US $550-600 million in the expansion

Surface mining

25 MARCH 2022
Barrick to accelerate Kibali investment

Barrick to accelerate Kibali investment

Gold miner successfully replaces depleted ore bodies

Underground mining

25 MARCH 2022
DRA keeps working

DRA keeps working

Diversification across service offerings helped DRA Global navigate COVID-19 labour-related shortage...

Logistics

25 FEBRUARY 2022
Kamoa Copper to remove bottleneck

Kamoa Copper to remove bottleneck

The process will take approximately 12 months to complete.

Design / Build

22 FEBRUARY 2022
Kipushi reborn as highest-grade zinc mine

Kipushi reborn as highest-grade zinc mine

Ivanhoe Mines and Gecamines, the DRC's state-owned mining company, sign production agreement

Underground mining

15 FEBRUARY 2022
DRC cobalt producers unveil new mine plan

DRC cobalt producers unveil new mine plan

Shalina Resources and Chemaf conclude agreement with Trafigura

Underground mining

19 JANUARY 2022
Op-ed: Blockchain is no silver bullet for ASM

Op-ed: Blockchain is no silver bullet for ASM

Traceability and technology are not enough to ensure cobalt is "clean". Monitoring is also vital

Operational Excellence

12 JANUARY 2022
IMF: Future metals demand may top supply

IMF: Future metals demand may top supply

Current production of graphite, cobalt, vanadium, and nickel is not enough for energy transition.

Supply chain management

09 DECEMBER 2021
AVZ Minerals joins DRC Battery Council

AVZ Minerals joins DRC Battery Council

Initiative taken to improve battery production in Africa

Underground mining

29 NOVEMBER 2021