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DRA Group Holdings appoints new CEO

27th September 2016

Johannesburg, 27 September 2016 – DRA Group Holdings has today announced the appointment of Wray Carvelas as CEO, with immediate effect. Tim Netscher, Chairman of DRA, says that the DRA board went through an extensive recruitment process interviewing high calibre internal and external candidates. “Wray was the outstanding candidate for the role,” says Netscher, “this…

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Entrepreneurs pursuing gold dump projects, ‘pennyweight’ opportunities at depth

23rd August 2016

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Fresh from developing seven superb gold projects in Africa, mining project company DRA is excited about new gold project opportunities opening up in South Africa, where its sees much potential in gold tailings retreatment and also in underground gold deposits that are still rated in the pennyweight-per-ton measure of the pioneering past.…

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On-The-Air

19th August 2016

Every Friday morning, SAfm’s AMLive’s radio anchor Sakina Kamwendo speaks to Martin Creamer, publishing editor of Engineering News and Mining Weekly.  Reported here is this Friday’s At the Coalface transcript: Kamwendo: Illegal occupation of the Obuasi gold mine in Ghana by ‘galamsey’ miners is dealing a devastating blow to South African investors. ADVERTISEMENT Creamer: The…

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DRA enjoying rise in gold project share, eyeing more gold opportunities

17th August 2016

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Mining project house DRA, which has hit the gold project high spots in particularly West Africa, is now well poised to extend that gold triumph further into Central Africa, East Africa and also South Africa. DRA’s impressive penetration of the gold project market has been characterised by successfully tackling everything from smallish…

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DRA to design processing facilities for Pilgangoora lithium project

8th June 2016

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Perth-based lithium developer Altura Mining has tasked multidisciplinary global engineering group DRA with the preliminary engineering and design of its processing facilities at the Pilgangoora lithium project, in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. Pilgangoora was recognised as an advanced-stage, near-term lithium project. Mining would be conducted by openpit methods and a processing facility…

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DRA Awarded Design of Pilgangoora Lithium Project by Altura Mining

8th June 2016

DRA has been awarded the preliminary engineering and design of the processing facilities for the Pilgangoora Lithium Project, located in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia. The project is being developed by Altura Mining of Perth and is recognised as an advanced-stage, near-term lithium project in Australia.  Mining will be conducted by open pit methods,…

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DRA Awarded Design of Pilgangoora Lithium Project by Altura Mining

7th June 2016

Perth – 7th June, 2016 – DRA has been awarded the preliminary engineering and design of the processing facilities for the Pilgangoora Lithium Project, located in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia.   The project is being developed by Altura Mining of Perth and is recognised as an advanced-stage, near-term lithium project in Australia.  Mining…

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DRA Global Structuring for Success

25th May 2016

Toronto, 25 May 2016 –  Global engineering and project delivery company, DRA, announced two new appointments to its team in the Americas. This follows the recent acquisition of Met-Chem, a consulting engineering company headquartered in Montreal, and marks yet another notable step forward in the company’s growth strategy.   Mr. Phildi Scholtz, BEng Mech (Hons),…

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DRA Continues Growth in the Americas with Acquisition of Met-Chem

8th March 2016

Toronto, 8 March 2016 –  Engineering Group DRA Group Holdings (“DRA”) is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire Met-Chem Canada Inc. (“Met-Chem”) from UEC Technologies LLC, which is part of United States Steel Corporation.   Met-Chem is a consulting engineering company, headquartered in Montréal, Québec, which provides services including resource estimation, mine…

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DRA Partners With Orelogy

4th August 2014

  A Unique Australian/African Partnership for Australian Companies with African Projects   Johannesburg, 4 August, 2014 –  Global engineering group, DRA and Perth-based specialist mine planning consultancy, Orelogy, have entered into a partnership agreement to enhance both companies’ service offering and market share in the Australasian mining industry. The relationships and market presence of Orelogy…

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DRA Closes Strategic Acquisition Of Taggart Global

31st July 2014

Johannesburg, 31 July 2014 –  DRA, a diversified global engineering group, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire the Forge Group North America companies formerly known as Taggart Global (“Taggart”). The acquisition is in-line with DRA’s drive towards a more diversified organization and this marks yet another milestone for the company in…

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