Top 10 large, high-grade uranium projects

Uranium companies have been awaiting a price recovery following the tragic Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactor disaster in March 2011. Since early 2016, the spot uranium price has remained below US$30 per lb. uranium oxide (U3O8). Many uranium producers have curtailed and shuttered operations, maintaining assets while awaiting a more profitable future. Some juniors have successfully …

More Domestic Uranium Mining Could Mean Business For Southern Utah

The federal government could ramp up spending on domestically produced uranium, based on a recommendation from a working group created by President Donald Trump. That recommendation has not been made public, but sources familiar with the report told Bloomberg News it directs the federal government to add new domestic uranium to its stockpile. If the president acts …

Rössing Digs Deep To Implement Sap S/4hana In Record Time

Leading Namibian mine deploys powerful standalone ERP solution to improve visibility across organisation and unlock greater efficiencies in daily operations. Mining is an important pillar of the Namibian economy, contributing an estimated 12% to the country’s GDP in 2017. One of the jewels in the country’s resources crown is Rössing Uranium, one of the longest-operating …

Cameco may cut uranium output further as demand stalls – Reuters

Canadian miner Cameco (CCO.TO) said it will hold down output until uranium prices recover and it could cut production further, although nuclear reactor life extensions in France and newbuilds in China, the UAE and Britain bring some hope. Since the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japan, Germany and other countries have closed dozens of reactors, which …