West Africa’s Premier Mining & Power Exhibition
Interplast will be exhibiting at WAMPEX 2018 offering not only its piping range, which has earned a quality reputation across the world but also other plastics solutions.
Genser Energy Africa Inc: “Our vision is to be the leading energy solution provider in Africa”. At WAMPEX 2018 it will showcase a range of power solutions for mines across West Africa.
Knight Piesold will be exhibiting at this year’s premier mining and power expo in Accra, Ghana
Ghana has a market which is growing. The annual industry procurement spending upstream of the value chain averages $1.2-billion out of a total of $2.6-billion in West Africa… and Ghana has better infrastructure than its neighbours in West Africa.
Investors fear overspending and share price sinks on news that the company will bid for half of Asanko Gold Ghana and a 9.9% stake in its parent
New 130,000 solar panel plant is expected to decrease the mine’s fuel consumption by some 6 million litres each year
Gem Diamonds has found about five of the 20 largest white gem quality diamonds ever recovered since taking over the Lesotho mine in 2006. The latest is a 152-carat gem quality diamond weeks after discovering the $40m gem
Operators expect new systems to work directly from renewable energy, biofuel, battery storage or from grid power… whatever the needs says Spanish maker of generators Himoinsa, which has announced expansion plans for Africa
A gold mine in Ghana is set to face strike and protest action this week after plans went ahead to sack staff, who will be replaced by contractors for the remaining life of the mine
The Democratic Republic of Congo mines two-thirds of the world’s cobalt, vital for high-tech batteries produced by the world’s leading mobile phone makers. But the country’s inability to process the ore sees it miss out on the price surge experienced since 2016, which saw prices triple.