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Success for Namibian pilot plant

Uranium and Fuel

23 November 2015

Etango_demonstration_plant_(Bannerman)_48Positive results from the second phase of the Etango heap leach demonstration plant in Namibia continue to support the assumptions and projections for the uranium project in earlier feasibility studies, Bannerman Resources has announced.

Rössing plans for desalination


05 August 2014

Rossing_open_pit_(Rio_Tinto_2014)_48Rössing Uranium is planning to build a new desalination plant to ensure an economical source of water for its uranium operations in Namibia. The move follows an organizational restructuring as the company strives to improve economic viability at one of the world's top-producing uranium mines.

Mining operations begin at Husab

Uranium and Fuel

09 May 2014

Husab - January 2014 - 48A ceremony has been held to mark the official start of mining operations at the Husab project in Namibia. The project is majority owned by China General Nuclear Power Corporation and is set to make Namibia one of the world's largest uranium suppliers.

Namibia commissions demonstration uranium plant

Uranium and Fuel

26 March 2015

Etango_HLDP_opening_(Bannerman)_48Bannerman Resources has officially opened a heap leach demonstration plant at the Etango uranium project in Namibia.

Fuel cycle roundup #27

Uranium and Fuel

06 June 2014

• First consignment from Cooke
• Business as usual at Kazakh operations
• Areva wins Vattenfall contract
• Paladin progress
• Skyharbour buys into Athabasca Basin

Fuel cycle roundup #25

Uranium and Fuel

08 May 2014

• Powertech clarifies Dewey-Burdock position
• Permit for Lance
• No Q2 restart for McClean
• ERA and Rössing join forces
• Pinenut producing to 2015
• Talvivaara permit