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  • 30 July 2008

    A government delegation led by the Minister of Mineral Resources and including the Ministers of Presidential Affairs, Health, the Resident Minister South, the Director of Mines, the Commissioner of Labour and Senior Inspector of Factories visited the site of incident involving Sierra Rutile’s capsized dredge yesterday, according to Sierra Leone’s Awareness Times, newspaper. A joint […]

  • 14 November 2012
    Business & Finance

      Sierra Leone National Shipping Company (SLNSC), a state owned company of the Government of Sierra Leone, and Four Handy (FHL) a Premuda Group Company, on November 12, 2012, announced the formation of the National Carrier of Sierra Leone, SLNC: Sierra Leone National Carrier. SLNSC was formed by the signing of a joint venture Agreement […]

  • 20 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Sierra Rutile Limited commences a series of briefings with investors and research analysts to provide an update on progress. The presentation includes a review of the expansion and optimisation projects currently under consideration at the Sierra Rutile mine as well as a summary of the positive developments in the markets for the Company’s key products. […]

  • 13 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Sierra Club Foundation announced that Shirley Weese Young, Chicago graphic designer and land conservationist, is the newest member to join the Board of Directors. Young’s resolve to see Chicago become a leader in renewable energy and her commitment to the Sierra Club is inspirational. Passionate about transitioning to offshore wind in Lake Michigan and […]

  • 21 December 2011

    Sierra Rutile Limited has announced an update on 2011 and 2012 production guidance and execution of its first 2012 sales contracts. To date, production in H2 2011 has been significantly higher than in H1 2011 (27,149 tonnes in H1 versus approximately 39,000 tonnes forecast for H2) as a result of the dredge operating in a […]

  • 27 October 2017

    Sierra Leone’s Fourth Offshore Petroleum Licensing Round will take place between mid-January and the end of May 2018. This was announced by the Director General of the Petroleum Directorate of Sierra Leone (PDSL) Raymond Kargbo during the Africa Oil Week Conference in Cape Town, South Africa. The licensing round will be exclusively supported by the Getech Group through […]

  • 10 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    Sierra Gold Corp.  is pleased to announce that it is now ready to commence dredging activities with all 4 dredges as soon as river levels permit. All equipment has been pre-located at initial selected sites and all licensing/permitting has been completed. Site prospecting is underway and will continue and be expanded as water levels recede […]

  • 17 July 2012

    This Sunday afternoon Sierra Club organised a meeting at Virginia’s most visited state park, First Landing State Park, located by the Chesapeake Bay to promote offshore wind power. They used kites, pinwheels to show the Congress why they should renew Production Tax Credit for wind energy. Sierra members said that many local jobs depend on […]

  • 24 June 2015

    The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order denying Siera Club’s request for rehearing of Sabine Pass LNG expansion permit.

  • 3 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Sierra Rutile Limited announces audited preliminary results for the year ended 31 December, 2010.   More info: sierra-rutile [mappress] Source: Sierra Rutile Limited, June 3, 2011;    

  • 5 December 2018

    German oil company DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG is set to get a stake in the giant Zama offshore oil discovery in Mexico through the acquisition of Sierra Oil & Gas, an independent Mexican oil and gas company.

  • 22 March 2010

    Sierra Gold Corporation purchased two 8” dredges last month, which have been completely refurbished and shipped this week to Sierra Leone. Experienced US dredge operators will travel to Sierra Leone at the end of March to prepare for the arrival of the equipment… [mappress] Source:sierragoldcorp,March 22,2010

  • 31 January 2014

    Sunergy, Inc. announced that Dredgemaster, David Price, has managed to get all three company dredges in Sierra Leone ready for operations and is locating them in three separate productive gold and/or diamond operations. He has also arranged for two new additional dredges to be deployed in Liberia under the recently acquired 1,000 acre mining agreement […]

  • 23 December 2009

    A joint U.S.-Sierra Leone patrol team queried, boarded, and found four fishing vessels in violation of fishing laws, resulting in accrued fines totaling more than $1.2 million, December 6-12, 2009. USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG 58) embarked nine Sierra Leone maritime law enforcement members and five U.S. Coast Guardsmen in support of Africa Partnership Station […]

  • 24 June 2015

    The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order denying Siera Club’s request for rehearing of Sabine Pass LNG expansion permit.

  • 2 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    “This acquisition gives Sierra Hamilton another asset to bring to our clients in the industry and helps make a more powerful partner.”

  • 13 August 2014

    Sierra Club voiced its protest against Golden Pass LNG export project to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. FERC found Sierra Club’s previously filed protest unpersuasive, and this one, which argues that the project is not in the interest of public due to its negative impacts on the environment, air and water pollution, also stating that […]

  • 16 November 2011

    Chief executive officer of Sierra Rutile Limited has assured Sierra Leoneans of a robust economic turnaround from mining proceeds by next…   By Mohamed Massaquoi (allafrica) [mappress] Source: allafrica, November 16, 2011; Image: sierra-rutile

  • 11 May 2011
    Business & Finance

    Sierra Rutile Limited is pleased to announce the appointment today of a consortium of experienced consultants headed by the Snowden Group, and including CPG Resources – Mineral Technologies and Titan Salvage, to conduct an extensive study of options to optimize and expand the operations of Sierra Rutile. Building on the progress of the first phase […]

  • 19 November 2010

    Sierra Gold Corp. undertook an experimental approach to the Sierra Leone rainy season and we are pleased to announce that through these testing and small scale dredging operations the company recovered 32 troy ounces of gold and 72 diamonds. John Semachko Jr., President of Sierra gold Corp. commented: “We learned a great deal about rainy […]

  • 5 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Greek shipowner DryShips has raised USD 100 million of gross proceeds from its rights offering of shares, the company said. The gross proceeds amount includes a USD 99.2 million investment by Sierra Investments, which is affiliated with DryShips’ Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, George Economou, the company said. Namely, DryShips inked a backstop purchase agreement […]

  • 14 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Sierra Gold Corp. announces latest assay results. Sierra Gold Corp. has received the assay results from SGS Labs in Lakefield, Ontario from its Yele properties. The dredging and grab samples produced the following results: The Yele properties are on a feeder river to the Pampana, which is well known as one of Sierra Leone’s prolific […]