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Ghost Town Chronicles Meltdown of Botswanas Metals

Ghost Town Chronicles Meltdown of Botswanas Metals

Dec 11, 2016The streets of Selebi Phikwe in northeastern Botswana no longer teem with trucks, and once busy shop assistants and bank tellers wait for the rare customer. Since state owned mining company BCL

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Bornwell Matanda   Selebi Phikwe, Botswana   mining

Bornwell Matanda Selebi Phikwe, Botswana mining

Unknown for BCL Mining and Smelting limited. Selebi Phikwe, Botswana. 1 Connection. View Bornwell's full profile. Contact Bornwell directly. Join minings most respected and active mining

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Welcome to Daily News .. Business   BCL Mine under

Welcome to Daily News .. Business BCL Mine under

Selebi Phikwe East MP, also Minister of Infrastructure and Housing Development, Mr Nonofo Molefhi called on BCL Mine employees to be patient and cooperate with government. He said the decision to liquidate the mine was a result of consultations that included the mine management and Botswana Mine Workers Union (BMWU).

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Businesses look outside Phikwe   The Voice

Businesses look outside Phikwe The Voice

Economy hit hard after BCL mine closure. The mining town of Selebi Phikwe has seen the upsurge in the migration of businesses to other towns and cities in an attempt to stay afloat after the BCL mine that outsourced most of their work to the entities went belly up last year.

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Effects of BCL mine closure on the economy   Weekend Post

Effects of BCL mine closure on the economy Weekend Post

Effects of BCL mine closure on the economy. BCL mine placed under provisional liquidation. explore and mine Copper and Nickel ore discovered in the present day township of Selebi Phikwe. BCL produces two types of finished matte containing nickel, copper, and cobalt and to a smaller extent precious and platinum group metals.

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Selebi Phikwe beyond 2020   The Voice

Selebi Phikwe beyond 2020 The Voice

Selebi Phikwe town Mayor Amogelang Mojuta has predicted a bright future for his town. Phikwes future as a mining town came into sharp focus when it was announced sometime last year that the BCL mine would shut down in 2020. The Mayor said a few years back it was discovered that the natural

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BCL Forced To Take Drastic Measures To Avert Closure

BCL Forced To Take Drastic Measures To Avert Closure

Home Copper Nickel BCL Forced To Take Drastic Measures To Avert Closure. BCL is a major player in the economy of the mining town of Selebi Phikwe and should the mine lay off a large chunk of its 4, 300 workforce, the impact will be huge.

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BCL Mine Reviews  Glassdoor

BCL Mine Reviews Glassdoor

3 BCL Mine reviews. A free inside look at company reviews and salaries posted anonymously by employees. Current Contractor Instrumentation Technician in Selebi Phikwe (Botswana) Recommends. Positive Outlook. I have been working at BCL Mine as a contractor. Pros. Glassdoor has 3 BCL Mine reviews submitted anonymously by BCL Mine

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Selebi Phikwe

Selebi Phikwe

Selebi Phikwe (also spelt Selibe Phikwe) is a mining town located in the Central District of Botswana.It had a population of 49,724 in 2011 which is now estimated to have risen to c.52,000. The town is an administrative district, separate from the surrounding Central District.

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Recent Improvements at the BCL Smelter

Recent Improvements at the BCL Smelter

BCL Limited operates the only Flash Smelting Furnace on the African continent. The smelter is located in the mining town of Selebi Phikwe (population about 50 000), situated in north eastern Botswana, about 50km off the Gaborone Francistown highway. The furnace

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BCL Forced To Take Drastic Measures To Avert Closure

BCL Forced To Take Drastic Measures To Avert Closure

Home Copper Nickel BCL Forced To Take Drastic Measures To Avert Closure. BCL is a major player in the economy of the mining town of Selebi Phikwe and should the mine lay off a large chunk of its 4, 300 workforce, the impact will be huge.

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BCL, Botswana Metals Could Mine Maibele North By 2017

BCL, Botswana Metals Could Mine Maibele North By 2017

BCL, Botswana Metals Could Mine Maibele North By 2017. BCL Mine, the trouble copper/nickel miner has decided to proceed to a Bankable Feasibility Study (BFS) Botswana Metals exploration assets are only 80 kilometers north of the Selebi Phikwe Nickel copper mine and smelter and about 80 kilometers to the south of the Tati Nickel mine.

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BCL poisoned workers  experts   The Patriot on Sunday

BCL poisoned workers experts The Patriot on Sunday

The closure of BCL mine estimated to cripple the economy of Selebi Phikwe town and the whole of SPEDU region comes as good news for tree hugging environmentalists who have consistently complained about widespread pollution and health hazards in the area.

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Mmegi Online  BCL woes snowball Phikwes economic plight

Mmegi Online BCL woes snowball Phikwes economic plight

According to Moithobogi, if the BCL mine financial crisis persisted, the economy of Selebi Phikwe would go down and people would be left without jobs. The impact is massive to small Banners

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Botswana plans to reopen liquidated BCL copper mine

Botswana plans to reopen liquidated BCL copper mine

Selebi Phikwes BCL mine was closed in 2016, resulting in over 5,000 job losses. The Minister of Minerals Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Eric Molale (pictured), confirmed the plan to re open the mine this week.

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Selebi Phikwe beyond 2020   The Voice

Selebi Phikwe beyond 2020 The Voice

Selebi Phikwe town Mayor Amogelang Mojuta has predicted a bright future for his town. Phikwes future as a mining town came into sharp focus when it was announced sometime last year that the BCL mine would shut down in 2020. The Mayor said a few years back it was discovered that the natural

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Selibe Phikwe BCL MINE   Selebi Phikwe   Landmark

Selibe Phikwe BCL MINE Selebi Phikwe Landmark

Dec 27, 2016Roy Mothobi posted in PHIKWE RESIDENTS ONLY at Selibe Phikwe BCL MINE. January 30 at 300 AM Selebi Phikwe, Botswana Bazokhala Tshoxmandolly Wizboy Maphakela added 2 new photos at Selibe Phikwe BCL MINE .

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Selebi Phikwe  Central Region  Botswana   Namibia

Selebi Phikwe Central Region Botswana Namibia

Selebi Phikwe (also spelt Selibe Phikwe) is a mining town located in the Central District of Botswana. It had a population of 49,849 in 2001 which is now estimated to have risen to c. 52000.

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Botswana plans to reopen liquidated BCL copper mine

Botswana plans to reopen liquidated BCL copper mine

Selebi Phikwes BCL mine was closed in 2016, resulting in over 5,000 job losses. The Minister of Minerals Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Eric Molale (pictured), confirmed the plan to re open the mine this week.

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Selebi Phikwe copper mine  Wood Mackenzie

Selebi Phikwe copper mine Wood Mackenzie

Selebi Phikwe copper mine Report summary After making losses for a number of years, the Botswanan government has finally decided that it would not continue to fund ongoing operations at BCL and as a consequence production ceased in October 2016.

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BCL Limited   Botswana on M2North

BCL Limited Botswana on M2North

Contact BCL Limited Botswana. Fill in your details below. Nature of query. E mail. Your full name. Company name. Contact number. Description. Close Send now BCL Mine Site Selebi Phikwe Botswana. GET DIRECTIONS. Postal Address. Private Bag

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B C L MINE HOSPITAL  BPOMAS

B C L MINE HOSPITAL BPOMAS

P.O.BOX 3 SELEBI PHIKWE . Physical Address Telephone

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Bornwell Matanda   Selebi Phikwe, Botswana   mining

Bornwell Matanda Selebi Phikwe, Botswana mining

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Selebi Phikwe   Mining Atlas

Selebi Phikwe Mining Atlas

Selebi Phikwe is a Nickel Copper Mine (Selebi Phikwe) in Botswana owned by BCL, Norilsk Nickel. For more data on production, status, ownership, capex and other categories, see the data section BCL spokesperson James Molosankwe said the company was reorganising its main strategic businesses to survive the cash crunch and regain viability.

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BCL  BCM, Botswana Chamber of Mines, Mining and Exploration

BCL BCM, Botswana Chamber of Mines, Mining and Exploration

In 1966 higher grade ore was discovered at Phikwe. The Selebi Phikwe ore deposits are owned and operated by BCL Limited in which the Botswana Government has 7.5%; Lion Ore Mining International Group has 6%, Botswana RST Ltd 85% and 1.5% by others.

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Recent Improvements at the BCL Smelter

Recent Improvements at the BCL Smelter

BCL Limited operates the only Flash Smelting Furnace on the African continent. The smelter is located in the mining town of Selebi Phikwe (population about 50 000), situated in north eastern Botswana, about 50km off the Gaborone Francistown highway. The furnace

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The SelebiPhikwe Nickel/Copper Mine in Botswana

The SelebiPhikwe Nickel/Copper Mine in Botswana

The SelebiPhikwe Nickel/Copper Mine in Botswana Lessons from a Financial Disaster. RAYMOND F. MIKESELL. University of Oregon, Eugene, OR97403, USA. Dr. Raymond F. Mikesellis W. E. Miner Professor of Economics at the University of Oregon, Department of Economics.

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Selebi Phikwe

Selebi Phikwe

Selebi Phikwe (also spelt Selibe Phikwe) is a mining town located in the Central District of Botswana.It had a population of 49,724 in 2011 which is now estimated to have risen to c.52,000. The town is an administrative district, separate from the surrounding Central District.

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bcl coppernickel mine selebi phikwe   petrorex

bcl coppernickel mine selebi phikwe petrorex

BCL is a major player in the economy of the mining town of Selebi Phikwe and should the mine lay off a large chunk of its 4, 300 workforce, the impact will be huge. Manpower rationalisation is being undertaken in line with business reorganisation project.

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Mmegi Online  Selebi Phikwe trips, as BCL limps

Mmegi Online Selebi Phikwe trips, as BCL limps

SELEBI PHIKWE A decline in metal prices has not only affected BCL Mine and its employees, but has had a far reaching effect on the copper/nickel mining towns economy at large.

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