Tag: base metals

Mining & Resources

Q&A: Andrej Karpinski, Executive Chairman of Korab Resources Ltd.

The 10th annual Mining the Territory Conference is delighted to welcome Korab Resources' contribution to the 2016 programme.  We had the opportunity to catch up with Korab Resources' Executive Chairman Andrej Karpinski to talk about the company's project updates, challenges faced and involvement with the local stakeholders. Andrej, as an introduction could you tell us about Korab…

25 Aug 2016, by test test

Mining & Resources

Program launch: Mining NSW

Mining is a major contributor to New South Wales’ economic and social independence.  The overall positive outlook for the NSW minerals industry is the product of prospective geology, well-developed infrastructure, low average operating costs, use of leading-edge exploration and mining technologies and the availability of a skilled workforce*. Statistics from NSW Mining show that in 2011/12,…

4 Jun 2014, by test test

Mining & Resources

China continues to play crucial role in Australia’s mining sector

China has always enjoyed a strong business relationship with Australia, particularly as the latter's mining industry rose to prominence. A recent analysis of Australian mineral exports to key Asian markets suggests this will continue to be the case. The Minerals Council of Australia (MCA) released its latest export figures at the start of this month,…

11 Apr 2014, by test test

Mining & Resources

Assessing global nickel demand

“China is absolutely dominating demand, being virtually the ONLY growing market for nickel and stainless steel over the past decade”, Macquarie Securities’ Chairman Commodities Research, Jim Lennon said in a recent interview with IMM Events. Earlier this year, industry professionals came together at the China Nickel Conference in Shanghai to discuss the latest market trends…

24 Jun 2013, by test test

Mining & Resources

Close-Up: Peter J. Hancock

Peter J. Hancock has been appointed President of Koniambo Nickel SAS in April 2011. He graduated from Dalhousie University in 1986 with a Bachelors Degree in Metallurgical Engineering and followed this up with a Masters Degree in 1988. Upon graduation he started working in the mining industry at Noranda’s Technology Centre in Pointe Claire, Quebec.…

28 May 2013, by test test