BCL pushes to extend mine`s life
SELIBE-PHIKWE: The General Manager of BCL Mine, Montwedi Mphathi, says they are pushing ahead with plans to diversify the mine and extend its life to 2020.
Speaking at the launch of the mine’s new corporate values held at Phokoje Bush Lodge last Friday, Mphathi said BCL has developed a roadmap towards becoming a globally credible diversified base metal and related products’ development, services and supply business.
Through the roadmap, the mine will increase ore resources and reserves. The key objective is to find new resources to enable the life of the mine to be extended to at least 2020.
“Targets for the exploration programme was to come up with at least nine million tonnes of new resources in extensions to current ore bodies and a further 31 million tonnes from new ore bodies within the [continue reading]