Orion examines Prieska acceleration options

Orion examines Prieska acceleration options

Staged development and fast-tracked open pit considered for South African copper-zinc mine

Feasibility

20 JANUARY 2022
South32 cops spray but survives Hermosa blowout

South32 cops spray but survives Hermosa blowout

Market still likes South32's efforts to reshape portfolio, writes Barry FitzGerald

Barry Fitzgerald

19 JANUARY 2022
Banks name their top 2022 mining picks

Banks name their top 2022 mining picks

RBC and Canaccord lift commodity price forecasts

Capital markets

18 JANUARY 2022
South32 quizzed over hefty Hermosa capex

South32 quizzed over hefty Hermosa capex

Analysts wondering if big zinc project is viable

Feasibility

18 JANUARY 2022
Anax updates Whim Creek study

Anax updates Whim Creek study

Copper-zinc JV with Beament's Develop targets early 2023 mining start

Feasibility

17 JANUARY 2022
Red River ends 'not greatest quarter' 

Red River ends 'not greatest quarter' 

MD says closed royalty dispute and new ground support set to unleash Thalanga's potential

Base metals

14 JANUARY 2022
Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea

Alpha Exploration explores "last frontier" in Eritrea

Focused on the discovery of world class gold and base metal deposits in the Arabian-Nubian Shield

alpha exploration

13 JANUARY 2022
South32 and Trilogy announce big budget for copper drilling

South32 and Trilogy announce big budget for copper drilling

Arctic to move to permitting phase

Feasibility

12 JANUARY 2022
Critical's polymetallic hits at Gibsons

Critical's polymetallic hits at Gibsons

High-grade zinc, copper and silver confirmed from maiden diamond hole at Halls Peak

Discovery

11 JANUARY 2022
'Green zinc' targeted in Queensland with $50M investment

'Green zinc' targeted in Queensland with $50M investment

Zinc refinery is Queensland's second-largest electricity consumer

Base metals

07 JANUARY 2022
Blue Moon Targets VMS Clusters in California

Blue Moon Targets VMS Clusters in California

Once a producing Zinc mine, the Blue Moon project offers exploration upside for a critical resource

blue moon metals

06 JANUARY 2022
Rumble-Zenith JV hits copper-heavy feeder zone at Earaheedy

Rumble-Zenith JV hits copper-heavy feeder zone at Earaheedy

Metal zonation model confirmed, with yet more evidence for monster zinc-lead deposit at depth

Discovery

21 DECEMBER 2021