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Mopani shut down two shafts

As part of efforts to ensure Mopani has a viable future the company is planning to cease operations at Mindola North Shaft and Central Shaft. Nebert Mulenga, Public Relations Manager for Mopani Copper Mines said the miner is to focus on essential capital projects which include the Synclinorium Concentrator, Mindola …

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Inyatsi terminates all Gov contracts

The contractor engaged by government to rehabilitate Mazabuka-Turnpike and other road construction projects across the country has cut off all works due to government debt of more than K200 million. Inyatsi Construction Limited has with immediate effect terminated all contracts and shut down its operations in Zambia due to lack …

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Cummins debuts new gas generator

Cummins has debuted the HSK78G natural gas generator series at the 2019 Middle East Electricity (MEE) at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The equipment is expected to fuel the next generation of power and offer a total package of gas generator capabilities and innovative gas technology for prime and peaking …

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Hanergy debuts at Solar Show Africa

Hong Kong-listed  Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has showcased its path-breaking solar-power products at the just ended Solar Show Africa 2019. The event is Africa’s largest and longest running power and electricity show recently held in South Africa. The group showcased a series of its most promising solar solutions – …

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Local processing plant a necessity and cost effective-Gov

The Zambian government has appealed to the private sector to contemplate on building an emerald processing plant locally. Speaking at the recent Grizzly Mining’s emerald auction in Lusaka, Ministry of Mines Permanent Secretary Paul Chanda stated that a locally built processing plant would be of national benefit. Chanda added that …

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THIESS WINS $1.7B CONTRACT IN BOTSWANA

CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, through Majwe Mining Joint Venture (Majwe), has secured a A$1.7 billion contract at Debswana Diamond Company’s Jwaneng Mine Cut 9 project in Botswana. Majwe, a joint venture between Thiess (70 per cent) and long-term local partner Bothakga Burrow Botswana (30 per cent), will …

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