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Orion preps Prieska as funding takes shape

South Africa-focused Orion Minerals is busy prepping the Prieska project so when funding is eventually secured it can bring the historic copper-zinc mine back into production as quickly as possible.

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Workers gather around the shaft at Orion Minerals' Prieska mine in Northern Cape, South Africa

At the top of CEO Errol Smart's to do list on site is de-watering the 30-year old mine shaft, which has flooded to 300m below surface.