All articles by David Sawers

David Sawers

Bolivia step closer to full lithium potential as $1bn Chinese deal closes 

Competition with Latin American neighbours is set to heat up.

Winners of 2023 in the mining sector

Last year’s mining sector winners include Newmont, BHP, Barrick, Antofagasta, Foretescue Metals Group, Anglo American, Boliden and Wheaton Precious Metals, thanks to multi-billion dollar deals, progress in GHG reduction and innovation.

Taseko’s Gibraltar copper output up 26% in 2023 

Production at second largest copper mine in Canada is ‘well above’ targets

Billions at stake as gold and lithium acquisitions stand out in 2023

The biggest deals of the year – always covered by Mining Technology

The most read news and features on Mining Technology in 2023

Lithium was the number one topic for readers in 2023, followed by coal, cybersecurity and geopolitics reporting.

Major reshuffle across BHP exec leadership team 

BHP Group has carried out a major executive leadership team reshuffle, with four key appointments announced by CEO Mike Henry. 

Venezuela gold mine collapse kills 12

Accident takes place near border with Brazil.

Rare earth discovery in US values coal mine at $37bn 

Ramaco Resources discovers gallium and germanium in Wyoming

Australia sees 5.6% rise in mining investment

Iron-ore projects and battery-related mineral developments fuel the boost