Mining Right

Feasibility for Waterberg opencast mine completed

The Waterberg Coal Joint Venture Partners (WCJVP) has completed a feasibility study into the development of an opencast mining operation to produce 10 million tonnes of coal per annum for Eskom for an initial term of 30 years. The study has been...

Aquila spots South African potential

Aquila Resources is planning advancement in its South African mining projects, namely Avontuur and Thabazimbi. Aquila, the ASX-listed mineral exploration company, has invested more than R450 million exploring for iron ore and manganese on nine...

Aquila disputes overlapping prospecting right

Aquila is contesting the overlapping prospecting right dispute by Pan African regarding its Avontuur manganese project. Pan African Mineral Development Company, a company owned by the governments of South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe, alleges that...
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De Wittekrans Mining Right granted

Continental Coal has been granted a Mining Right for its De Wittekrans Coal Project by the Department of Mineral Resources. Continental Coal, an ASX-listed South African thermal coal company, submitted its application for the Mining Right in 2010...

Resource Generation increases WOC shareholding

Resource Generation has moved its ownership of in Waterberg One Coal (Pty) Ltd (WOC). Currently WOC is owned 70% by Resource Generation and 30% by Lukale Mining Company (Pty) Limited (Lukale). Following the agreed transaction, WOC will be owned 74%...

Ivanplats reins in total comprehensive loss

Ivanplats’ total comprehensive loss for Q2 2013 of US$3.3 million is lower than for the same period in 2012. This is according to the company’s financial results for the second quarter ended 30 June 30, 2013 which stated that the decrease...

Ivanplats eager to mine on Bushveld Complex

Canada-based company Ivanplats has announced that the company has filed a Mining Right application with South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources for its Platreef project. The platinum project lies in the heart of the world’s...