Alex Hamer

Alex Hamer

Alex came to Mining Journal from the Courier newspaper in Ballarat, Australia, where he was a business journalist. This round included the Western Victorian mining and METS sectors. Previously he was based in Jakarta where he contributed to Tempo Magazine, the Jakarta Globe and the Diplomat.

Articles by Alex Hamer

Metal Tiger re-invests in Greatland

Metal Tiger re-invests in Greatland

London resources investor re-enters Greatland register after Paterson Province success

Capital markets

04 DEC 2018
Miners 'becoming bespoke makers of chemicals'

Miners 'becoming bespoke makers of chemicals'

McKinsey specialist Ken Hoffman says miners becoming chemists

Events Coverage

29 NOV 2018
SolGold's got plenty 'more where that came from'

SolGold's got plenty 'more where that came from'

Q&A with SolGold's CEO on what he has coming at Alpala and other Ecuador exploration targets

Leader Interviews

27 NOV 2018
MOD lands in London

MOD lands in London

T3 copper project developer looking for investors after more than big drill hits

Capital markets

26 NOV 2018
Nickel weakness to persist: BMO

Nickel weakness to persist: BMO

Good ore supply and traders destocking until the new year mean prices won't climb quickly

Base metals

26 NOV 2018
As promised, SolGold doubles resource

As promised, SolGold doubles resource

Mining world's darling project has delivered again, with the resource now 2.95 billion tonnes

Indonesian mines to have big impact on cobalt

Indonesian mines to have big impact on cobalt

Q&A: Benchmark's Simon Moores says upcoming Ni-Co projects in Indonesia could stop supply fears

Leader Interviews

14 NOV 2018
Cardinal attracting attention offshore

Cardinal attracting attention offshore

Archie Koimtsidis says he's even seeing TSX investors move from cannabis stocks to his company

Events Coverage

13 NOV 2018
Lithium pricing firms pitch to the LME

Lithium pricing firms pitch to the LME

Summaries of the Benchmark, Argus and Metal Bulletin (now Fastmarkets) lithium LME pitches

Jacques floats new funding model

Jacques floats new funding model

Rio CEO also in favour of scrapping the jargon

Project finance

30 OCT 2018
Cobalt 27 increases Ramu debt facility

Cobalt 27 increases Ramu debt facility

Cobalt and nickel streamer says lenders sold on story so equity finance for Ramu deal avoided

Project finance

26 OCT 2018
Capital flags strong drilling demand

Capital flags strong drilling demand

West Africa focus backed by Tanzania miners still keen on hiring Capital