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PGM PROJECTS: Construction of Darwendale platinum project to commence in 2020

  • Date: 25-10-19
  • Category: PGM PROJECTS
  • Source: Construction Review

The Darwendale project will be implemented in three phases and is expected to produce 860,000 ounces of PGM and gold per year at full capacity.

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PGM PROJECTS: Tagwirei swoops on US$500m platinum project

Commodities baron Kudakwashe Tagwirei’s Landela Mining Ventures has emerged as the new joint venture partner in the Russian-led Darwendale platinum mine project, which has also roped in former Impala Platinum chief executive David Brown.

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PGM PROJECTS: Former Implats CEO, David Brown, backs Darwendale to take its place in PGM industry

THE proposed Darwendale project had the potential to become “a major” part of the world’s platinum group metal (PGM) industry, said David Brown, the former CEO of Impala Platinum (Implats) who was appointed chairman of the company behind the venture.

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PGM PROJECTS: Karo Resources given Zimbawe SEZ designation

JOHANNESBURG - Zimbawe has placed platinum concessions belonging to Karo Resources - a company in which JSE-listed Tharisa has a significant shareholding - under a Special Economic Zones (SEZ) designation, which gives the project special economic benefits.

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PGM PROJECTS: Russia-Zimbabwe platinum venture needs $500 million for first phase

HARARE (Reuters) - Russian-Zimbabwean platinum venture Great Dyke Investments (GDI) requires a further $500 million for the first phase of its Zimbabwean mining project and is in advanced financing talks with Russian and South African lenders, it said on Tuesday.

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PGM PROJECTS: Zimbabwe: Great Dyke Wraps Up Platinum Project Financing

Great Dyke Investments (GDI) says it is wrapping up financing for its Darwendale platinum group metals project and expects to begin construction next year.

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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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