Good and bad news for Sundance

WORLEYPARSONS has estimated the cost of developing the Mbalam iron ore project in Cameroon has risen...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Hard road for tungsten miner

THE apparent scramble to meet growing tungsten demand in and outside China could be about to take a new...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Safford's moment of truth

ELIMINATING process variance – a signature Six Sigma management goal – has been a focus of the former...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Botswana copper options multiply

DECIDING on a new name for their flagship Botswana copper project won’t be the toughest call the London-based...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Bannerman tracking well in Namibia: analysts

RECENT visitors to Bannerman Resources’s emerging Weltwitschia/Goanikontes uranium project in Namibia...

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01 JANUARY 2014

U-boat sails - to Africa

WHILE the boat many junior explorers are hoping will one day transport yellowcake from Western Australia...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Mining to fund deeper search

STACKS of exploration potential, finite cash reserves: that’s the standard junior company dilemma forcing...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Sabodala construction 'officially' underway

SEACHANGE miner Mineral Deposits Ltd has stepped up the pace of construction work at the $US145 million...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Angostura Colombia's first gold star

DAVID Rovig made his first trip to Angostura in January 1995. The president of Greystar Resources Ltd...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Dance partner the key

A DEFINING feature of the modern era of global resource development is the junior with a bank balance...

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01 JANUARY 2014

More than an anomaly

UNCERTAINTY about secure, long-term water and power sources in Namibia, not its capacity to find more...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Prominent challenge

THE PEOPLE of Coober Pedy, the South Australian opal mining town 850km north of Adelaide, know a bit...

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01 JANUARY 2014

'Low' bid draws a Blanco

THE $US1.4 billion Peru copper project at the centre of a tug-of-war between a Chinese consortium led...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Sparkling future at depth

THE automated ‘rock factory’ of the future is expected to come a step closer to reality at the giant...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Worth the wait

FRUSTRATION for Avoca Resources Ltd over the lack of early access to processing facilities for ore from...

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01 JANUARY 2014

Wolf at the door

FORMER American miner AMAX was a successful tungsten explorer. It found two of the world’s best tungsten...

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01 JANUARY 2014