The company achieved a 6% increase in total production on a copper equivalent basis in 2Q18, compared to 2Q17.
Svendborg Brakes’ take-up winch with braking control system provided conveyor efficiency, reliability and improved the productivity of a copper mine in Chile.
China Gold International has announced its commercial production on Series II of the Jiama mine Phase II expansion.
Proceeds from the placement will be used principally to finalise the bankable feasibility study on the company’s Prieska Zinc-Copper Project in South Africa.
The company has agreed with Anglo American to acquire a further 21.9% equity interest in the mine, increasing its total interest to 40%.
The estimate converted or added an additional 115 000 t of copper in the Indicated category in the Mala Noche Footwall Zone at the Cozamin mine in Mexico.
Greenfield exploration demonstrates the Queensland resources sector’s willingness to explore for larger deposits.
Independence Group, which manages the Jaguar zinc-copper-silver mine in Western Australia, says that upgrading to RCT’s ControlMaster Guidance Automation Solution has resulted in a 32% improvement in cycle times.