Rain storms impede Base Resources’ mineral sand operations in Kenya

By Claire Patel-Campbell
Published: Monday, 06 June 2022

Operations by African mineral sands producer Base Resources at Kwale in Kenya have been impeded by recent heavy rainstorms, the company said on Monday June 6.

A series of rainstorms over Kwale county in recent days have led to flash flooding, and this has overwhelmed the dewatering systems for the three operating hydraulic mining units (HMUs)...

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