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PGM PROJECTS: Tharisa Has Right to All of $4.2 Billion Zimbabwe Platinum Mine

Tharisa Plc, the publicly traded South African platinum and chrome miner run by the Pouroulis family, has the right to take over a platinum mine project in Zimbabwe that could ultimately cost $4.2 billion.

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PGM PROJECTS: Ivanhoe looks to 'unlock value' from Platreef basket

  • Date: 17-10-19
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Mining Journal

Palladium's price run to record levels and elevated global nickel and PGM corporate interest has Ivanhoe Mines considering "a number of options that can help us unlock Platreef's incredible value for the benefit of all of Ivanhoe's stakeholders", co-chairman Robert Friedland has said.

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PGM PROJECTS: Platinum Group Metal Cowboys in Montana

  • Date: 15-10-19
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Streetwise Reports

There is a 30-mile long geologic slice of layered magmatic intrusion cutting through the Beartooth Mountain range in south-central Montana that closely resembles one of the world's most productive mining regions in South Africa. The Stillwater Igneous Complex encases tens of millions of ounces of valuable platinum group metals, along with nickel, copper, cobalt and other commodities.

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PGM PROJECTS: Waterberg DFS pegs 45-year mine life for Platinum Group Metals

  • Date: 04-10-19
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Northern Miner

With palladium prices touching all-time highs of nearly US$1,700 per oz., Platinum Group Metals (TSX: PTM) tabled its definitive feasibility study for the Waterberg PGM project in South Africa’s Bushveld Complex outlining a significant boost in palladium, platinum, gold and...

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PGM PROJECTS: Wesizwe making progress at Bakubung

  • Date: 30-09-19
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Mining Weekly

Development at Wesizwe Platinum’s Bakubung platinum mine, near Rustenburg, is continuing in line with a new business plan that sets out the commissioning of a smaller mine with a process plant to produce and treat one-million tonnes a year by the third quarter of 2020.

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PGM PROJECTS: Wesizwe making progress at Bakubung

  • Date: 30-09-19
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Engineering News

Development at Wesizwe Platinum’s Bakubung platinum mine, near Rustenburg, is continuing in line with a new business plan that sets out the commissioning of a smaller mine with a process plant to produce and treat one-million tonnes a year by the third quarter of 2020.

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PGM PROJECTS: DFS confirms world-class palladium deposit in South Africa

  • Date: 29-09-19
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Mining Review

Dual-listed Platinum Group Metals’ results from an independent definitive feasibility study on its Waterberg project confirms it to be a world-class nature palladium deposit with the potential to be one of the largest fully mechanised, low cost PGM mines in the world.

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PGM PROJECTS: Platinum Group Metals boosts reserves at Waterberg mine with new DFS

Platinum Group Metals (TSX: PTM) have announced positive results from an independent definitive feasibility study (DFS) on the Waterberg platinum mine. The project, located in South Africa’s Bushveld Complex, is a joint venture between Platinum Group Metals (37.05%), JOGMEC (21.95%), Mnombo Wethu Consultants (26%) and Impala Platinum (15%).

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