A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She holds a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University, which she completed in 2013.
Mining Weekly reported that Delta EMD Ltd. (JSE:DTA), an electrolytic manganese dioxide (EMD) manufacturer that supplies the alkaline battery industry, will “discontinue its operations and sell its assets,” subject to shareholder approval.
Shaw River Manganese Ltd. (ASX:SRR) announced that its subsidiary, Otjozondu Holdings (Pty) Ltd., has increased its shareholding in the Namibia-based Otjozondu manganese project to 87.2 percent. Previously it sat at 84 percent.
Platts reported that Kupang Resources Ltd. (ASX:KPR) is waiting for the Indonesian government to allow it to start exporting manganese ore from its West Timor project. In January, a ban was put in place on ore exports with manganese content of less than 49 percent.
Buchans Minerals Corp. (TSXV:BMC) and its partner, Minco plc (LSE:MIO), provided the results of a preliminary bench-scale pre-concentration program conducted on a composite sample from Buchans’ Plymouth deposit, located at its New Brunswick-based Woodstock manganese property.
Mining Weekly reported that Transnet Freight Rail is putting together the first distributed power train for manganese. It will be made up of 208 wagons and is aimed at increasing the amount of manganese that is exported from Port Elizabeth and Coega in South Africa.
Silver Bull Resources Inc. (TSX:SVB,NYSE:SVBL) announced that the work completed at its Ndjole license over the past two years includes the drilling of three holes that intersect thick, near-surface manganese mineralization.