Myanmar Metals is keenly focused on CSR as production relaunches on Bawdwin mine

With large-scale production ending during World War II, Myanmar Metals is introducing new technologies to the Bawdwin mine whilst pushing its CSR strategy The Bawdwin mine was discovered 600 years ago. Located in Myanmar, 150km from the Chinese border, the site was originally used by Chinese miners and then British. Prior to his presidency in […]

MNN Awards: Lamb shepherds reactivation of historical Bawdwin mine

MYANMAR Metals CEO and chairman John Lamb is standing on the shoulders of giants as he seeks to revive what was once the British Empire’s richest mine. The Bawdwin mine in Myanmar’s mountainous northern Shan state was the world’s largest source of lead before WWII, and was established by former US president and mining engineer […]

Myanmar strikes again at Bawdwin base metals play

ASX-listed Myanmar Metals has announced further spectacular silver and base metal drilling results for its world-class Bawdwin polymetallic deposit in central Myanmar. Results include 23 metres grading 17.3% lead, 9.5% zinc, 1.2% copper and 398g/t silver from 170m down-hole and 31m @ 7.5% lead, 1.9% zinc and 88g/t silver from 62m down-hole. The intercepts are […]

Myanmar gets free kick from 120,000 tonnes of copper

Myanmar Metals revival of the historic Bawdwin lead-zinc-silver deposit in Myanmar has produced a hefty copper bonus even before the first assays are in from the company’s maiden drill program. A new desk top analysis of the distribution of metals at Bawdwin, which was never mined for copper throughout its long history, has identified a […]

Myanmar Bawdwin lease dripping with base metals targets

A detailed review of Myanmar Metals’ historic Bawdwin zinc-lead-copper mine in Myanmar has discovered a treasure chest of high-grade exploration targets. The Perth-based explorer, backed by the revered Mark Creasy, last July snapped up an option over 85% of the historic Bawdwin mine, about 160 kms from China on the highway from Mandalay to Yunnan. […]

Myanmar Metals progresses funding strategy to acquire Bawdwin mine

Myanmar Metals (ASX:MYL) is one step closer to funding the acquisition of a majority interest in the Bawdwin Lead-Zinc-Silver Project in Myanmar. It has appointed a financial advisor to assist it in delivering the optimal funding package for the option exercise and future development of the Bawdin concession. The financial advisor has a strong history […]

Myanmar Metals to revive forgotten lead-zinc treasure – the Baldwin Mine

Perth-based Myanmar Metals is working hard to create a new chapter in the life of one of the worlds most fabled lead-zinc mines, the Bawdwin deposit in northeast Myanmar, where drilling began this week. A 5,000-metre drilling program is now underway to boost confidence in an already impressive estimate for the potentially world class lead/zinc […]