Currently viewing Americas edition

Born to it

You can understand why Simon Lawrence needed a break. For five gruelling years as vice president – corporate

MJ comment

04 AUG 2006

Bags of energy

NEAL Froneman, after three years of highly intensive work, has put SXR Uranium One, where he is chief

MJ comment

28 JUL 2006

Action and reaction

MARK Bristow is quitting the board of AIM-listed African Platinum next Friday (August 4), in protest

MJ comment

28 JUL 2006

Consolidate to accumulate

IT WAS a foregone conclusion that Stephen Orr would have a career in the mining industry. He was born

MJ comment

21 JUL 2006

Shaken and stirred

THERE'S a battle royal going on for boardroom control at Perth-based Rusina Mining . In one corner

MJ comment

21 JUL 2006

Promotional blackmail

THERE'S considerable speculation about the sudden resignation last week of Keith Rumble as chief executive

MJ comment

14 JUL 2006

Under the cover

PETER Buck says he and his team of geologists now have the chance to “fill the void created by the lack

MJ comment

14 JUL 2006

Like father, like son

NORMAN KEEVIL, when announcing that his company, Teck Cominco, was bidding for Inco, said: “The combined

MJ comment

07 JUL 2006

Of money and mouths

DIRECTORS of AIM-listed African Platinum are effectively threatening to resign en masse if shareholders

MJ comment

07 JUL 2006

Unwelcome attention

Alan Hill, the former Barrick Gold executive and now Gabriel Resources president, reacted swiftly to

MJ comment

30 JUN 2006

Stretching its legs

DURING his 18 years with Rio Tinto, Colin Steyn saw at first hand the difficulties big diversified mining

MJ comment

30 JUN 2006

New driver needed

THERE'S also a vacancy right now at Cambridge Mineral Resources. The AIM-listed company is looking for

MJ comment

23 JUN 2006

Talent competition

INCWALA Resources faces some real difficulties now it has to find a chief executive to replace Arne Frandsen,

MJ comment

23 JUN 2006

Between the big boys

CHARACTERISTICALLY, Ken MacNeill is not crowing about how he outmanoeuvred De Beers over management of

MJ comment

16 JUN 2006

Gone sailing

THERE must have been mixed feelings at Barrick Gold when Peter Munk, founder and chairman, revealed he

MJ comment

16 JUN 2006

Nomad's dilemma

Platinum Mining Corp of India (PMCI) has now seen the departure of nearly every director who was on the

MJ comment

09 JUN 2006

Keep up to date with the latest Leadership content from our Mine Risk Management channel to stay at the front of mining's risk conundrum