Trigon begins operations at Kombat copper mine in Namibia

Trigon begins operations at Kombat copper mine in Namibia

Trigon expects Kombat to produce 4,000 tonnes of copper in concentrate next year

Development

21 OCTOBER 2021
Namibia Critical Metals makes rare earths breakthrough

Namibia Critical Metals makes rare earths breakthrough

Mining company says Lofdal project has potential for production

Surface mining

12 OCTOBER 2021
Trigon receives environmental clearance for Namibia operations

Trigon receives environmental clearance for Namibia operations

ECC a prerequisite for the company to start copper mining operations in its flagship Kombat mine

Development

23 JULY 2021
AfriTin beats Q1 production forecast at Uis

AfriTin beats Q1 production forecast at Uis

Company has started the phase one expansion of the Uis plant

Development

14 JUNE 2021
AfriTin to expand Uis processing plant

AfriTin to expand Uis processing plant

Proposed processing plant expansion would increase ore throughput by 50%.

Plant

04 MAY 2021
Trevali signs solar deal for Namibia mine

Trevali signs solar deal for Namibia mine

Trevali has committed to reducing emissions by a quarter by 2025

Power / Remote power

07 APRIL 2021
Gratomic begins commissioning of Aukam plant

Gratomic begins commissioning of Aukam plant

Company is now entering direction testing at Namibia site

Plant

30 MARCH 2021
Booyco wins Namibia proximity detection order

Booyco wins Namibia proximity detection order

CXS features very low frequency (VLF) technology for pedestrian detection, along with GPS.

Technology / innovation

08 DECEMBER 2020
AfriTin's Uis hits production goal

AfriTin's Uis hits production goal

AfriTin said Namibia mine met goal last month

Life-cycle / End of li...

07 DECEMBER 2020
De Beers trials wearable sensors

De Beers trials wearable sensors

The offshore diamond mining vessel uses heavy machinery in tough conditions.

Exploration

01 SEPTEMBER 2020
Trevali to go deeper at Rosh Pinah

Trevali to go deeper at Rosh Pinah

Positive PFS outlook gives mine increased capacity, lower costs.

ABB to power De Beers deep-water diamond vessel

ABB to power De Beers deep-water diamond vessel

The new ship will increase the shipowner's annual production by 35%

Exploration

13 JULY 2020