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LSE seeing opportunity in Africa!

LSE says, hello, Africa! Come list with us 22nd May 2019, By: Bloomberg It’s not often that the LSE comes to Africa looking for listings. Traditionally companies based on the continent have to make a strong case to have their stock traded on one the world’s biggest bourses. But this week, officials are on roadshow […]

Hydrogen fuel cell cars use hydrogen and oxygen to generate electricity with the help of platinum.

20th May 2019, By: Martin Creamer, Creamer media editor JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – A new manganese-containing material may contribute to platinum-using hydrogen fuel cells being driven down the cost curve. The new material, made from manganese hydride, is being earmarked for use in molecular sieves that work with the fuel cells in hydrogen fuelled systems that […]

Gold and Arsenic association with ‘fools gold’

May 7, 2019.  Alex Gluyas. Source: Australian Mining. A team of German scientists has proven for the first time that the concentration of gold in the notorious ‘fool’s gold’ directly depends on the level of arsenic in the pyrite where the gold is encrusted. To the untrained eye, pyrite is commonly mistaken for gold and […]

Nice to see investor confidence – Exploration Budget AUD$60M

Source – Australian Mining 30.04.2019. Saracen Mineral Holdings has significantly increased its planned exploration and drilling expenditure to accelerate an ongoing push towards becoming a 400,000 ounce a year gold producer. The company has budgeted $60 million for exploration across its Western Australian operations in the 2019 financial year as part of the growth strategy. […]

Global Exploration Budgets To Increase 10% In 2019

Exploration fundamentals for most metals in 2019 are good, predicted global budget for 2019 is smaller than 2018 with 5-10% increase in expenditure, mainly focusing on  late-stage exploration as industry remains risk-averse, grass root exploration budgets fell to an all time low in 2018, major minors spending more exploration budget than juniors for grass root […]

Cape Town Mining Indaba 3-6th February 2019

Exploration Geological Consulting (Pty) Ltd will be at the  Cape Town Mining Indaba 3-6th February, contact Regina by cell +27 797 107 489 or email office@egcsouthafrica.com to arrange a meeting and learn more about how our team of Exploration and Mine Development specialists can assist your project.