New life for an old base metal venture

Z* has entered into an agreement with Orion Minerals to assist with the evaluation of the Prieska Copper Mine (PCM) in the Northern Cape. The PCM deposit was extensively mined between the seventies and nineties and results from recent drilling and sampling programmes have highlighted the potential for further exploitation. Z* recently undertook a visit […] Read more

11 IKC Conference

The 11th International Kimberlite Conference was held in Gaberone and coincided with Botswana celebrating 50 years of diamonds. David represented Z* at the conference and co-authored a paper on micro diamonds with geologists from De Beers. Read more

Z* visit Angola

In August Sean and Cuan travelled to the Catoca Mine in North East Angola to present an introductory two week course on the principals of mineral resource management, geology modelling, sampling, mineral resource estimation and classification. In addition to the time spent teaching we were exposed to different approaches to mineral resource evaluation, including the […] Read more