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- Technology developed to track automated underground machines
- South Africa’s Sibanye-Stillwater makes £285m offer to acquire Lonmin
- Newcrest Mining to sell Bonikro mine in Côte d’Ivoire
- US court upholds uranium mining ban near Grand Canyon, Arizona
- Berkeley Energia awards contracts for Salamanca mine in Spain
Technology developed to track automated underground machines
Robotics researchers from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia have developed a technology to track automated mining vehicles operating underground.
South Africa’s Sibanye-Stillwater makes £285m offer to acquire Lonmin
South African precious metals mining firm Sibanye-Stillwater has made an offer to acquire UK-based platinum group metals (PGMs) producer Lonmin in a £285m deal.
Newcrest Mining to sell Bonikro mine in Côte d’Ivoire
Newcrest Mining has signed an agreement to sell its majority interest in the Bonikro operation in Côte d’Ivoire to a consortium of F&M Gold Resources and Africa Finance following a strategic review.
US court upholds uranium mining ban near Grand Canyon, Arizona
A US appeals court has upheld a ban imposed by the previous federal administration on new mining claims around the Grand Canyon in Arizona.
M&As this week: Arete Capital Partners, GFG Resources, Silvery Boom
Arete Capital Partners has reached a share sale agreement with Kirkland Lake Gold to acquire the entire issued and outstanding common shares of Stawell Gold Mines.
Deals this week: Mincor Resources, Plymouth Minerals, White Rock Minerals
Mincor Resources has agreed to issue 18.75 million shares priced at A$0.32 ($0.24) a unit to professional and sophisticated investors in a private placement to raise A$6m ($4.53m).
Berkeley Energia awards contracts for Salamanca mine in Spain
UK-based exploration company Berkeley Energia has awarded contracts for the Salamanca mine in Spain after securing financing.
Cleveland-Cliffs acquires iron-ore landholdings in Minnesota, US
Cleveland-Cliffs Minnesota Land Development has completed the acquisition of landholdings in Itasca County, west of Nashwauk, Minnesota, US, from Glacier Park Iron Ore Properties (GPIOP).
Cadence Minerals to acquire lithium assets in Argentina
UK-based exploration firm Cadence Minerals has signed agreements with Lithium Technologies and Lithium Supplies to acquire up to 100% of six prospective hard rock lithium assets in Argentina.
Kazatomprom and Cameco complete Inkai JV restructuring
National Atomic Company Kazatomprom and Canadian uranium producer Cameco have completed restructuring of their Kazakhstan-based joint venture (JV) Inkai.
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