11th APRIL 2013 - Hima Cement Limited has been in a dispute for over one year with a company that sought Hima Cements core limestone reserves in Kasese. Hima Cement Limited successfully challenged the grant in an Administrative Review process that was conducted in accordance with the Mining Act, where it cited various instances of breach of the requirements of the law in the handover
Uganda Hima Cement has lost its mining rights to limestone deposits in Uganda following a High Court decision The court transferred the rights to limestone deposits in Kasese western Uganda from the subsidiary of Lafarge to the East African Gold Sniffing Company. View Details Send Enquiry Uganda Court Rules Against Hima Cement
A 2012 inspection report on limestone mining in Hima by Edmond Ssekimwanyi, a senior statistician in the geology department, listed difficulty in monitoring royalties paid for mined limestone as ...
May 04, 2012 Efforts to solve the running dispute between Hima Cement and East African Gold Sniffing over limestone mining rights has hit a snag. At a meeting held
Nov 15, 2017 Some assets at Kilembe mines have mysteriously gone missing while the limestone site at Hima, which formed part of the concession, and the
Apr 04, 2019 Although Hima paid Shs600m to acquire surface rights from locals and another 100,000 Shs370m in fees to Optima mines, they lost the money to clear their image.
Apr 05, 2019 Uganda could lose up to US 250 million over Shillings 930.5Billion investment by Hima Cement Ltd to Kenya, the Chief Executive Officer, Nicolas George has revealed. Hima Cement Ltd. is a subsidiary of Bamburi Cement Ltd, a member of LafargeHolcim Group, a Swiss multinational company that manufactures building materials. According to George, LafargeHolcim...
Hima Cement, based in Uganda, anticipates the countrys cement market to grow significantly in the future. We are very optimistic about the long-term prospects of the cement industry in Uganda, said Daniel Peterson, country CEO of Hima Cement Ltd.
Jan 19, 2020 Hima Cement Limited Simba Cement Uganda Limited . Cement Production As of March 2018, Uganda cement manufacturers had installed capacity of 6,800,000 tonnes of cement annually, with Tororo Cement Limited being responsible for 3.0 million tonnes 44 percent and Hima Cement Limited producing 1.9 million tonnes 28 percent.
Jun 10, 2014 Four companies bidding to win construction rights were shortlisted recently. They include the China Petroleum Pipeline Bureau CPPB from China, Marubeni Corporation from Japan, RT Global Resources from Russia and SK Group from South Korea. Since 2006, Uganda has discovered about 3.5 billion barrels of oil in 40 of the potential area.
Oct 22, 2019 Hima Cement is in the process of acquiring a Mining Lease for extraction limestone and marble in Rupa Sub County. Hima is earmarking 14.26 square kilometres in the area. Moroto, Uganda THE INDEPENDENT Hima Cement is in consultations with leaders and the local community in Moroto to access surface rights. The company has held four ...
Apr 05, 2019 The managing director of Hima Cement has told the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters that Uganda is at the brink of losing 250m about Shs924b investment to Kenya
Nov 27, 2018 Bamburi, which also owns Hima Cement Ltd in Uganda and part of the LafargeHolcim Group, saw its net profit for 2017 drop by 39 million to 19.7 million due to lower sales in the Kenyan market, blamed on the prolonged election cycle, tightened liquidity occasioned by the interest rate capping law, drought and delayed infrastructure projects.
Three years ago in this column I wrote under the headline Ugandas hazardous business environment how a tirade by the then energy minister, Hillary Onek, on the Bujagali Dam project was ...
Oct 23, 2019 Bamburi Cements subsidiary, Hima Cement, is consulting leaders and the local community in Moroto in Uganda, to access surface mining rights. Hima Cement LafargeHolcim group is in the process of acquiring a mining lease for the extraction of limestone and marble in Rupa subcounty. Hima Cement has earmarked a block of 14.26km 2 in the location.
Hima Cement, a local cement making company, is constructing a 500,000 - tonne cement plant worth 108m. The company targets Dura limestone quarry as its major source of the raw material for the plant.
Hima Cement Uganda, a subsidiary of LafargeHolcim, in a USD120 million dispute over the proprietary rights to a limestone mining area before the court of appeal Africell Uganda, a leading telecommunications company, in a USD2 billion class action seeking to challenge and halt the operation of mobile money telephone banking services
Sep 26, 2016 In Uganda, the remaining viable limestone deposits are in the northeast but the exploration process is complex and costly due to technical and social realities such as land rights. Hima, which has a mining lease for its operations in Kasese, will also be exploring for the mineral in northeastern Uganda.
Chinese firm Tibet Hima has lost a battle to keep its 25-year mining lease for copper and cobalt deposits in Kilembe mines in Kasese, western Uganda.
Jan 13, 2019 The access to limestone is mainly in Moroto, where Hima is exploring. The company was due to secure a mining lease by the end of 2018 after determining the quantity of limestone. Additionally, the northeastern part of Uganda is one of the remaining areas in the country with viable limestone deposits, which may offer some explanation for the ...
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May 27, 2018 Ugandas natural resource base is one of the richest and among the most diverse in Africa. From fertile soils and good climate, the emerald hills
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Oct 21, 2019 Hima Cement Consulting for Surface Rights in Moroto. Hima Cement is in the process of acquiring a Mining Lease for extraction limestone and marble in Rupa Sub County. Hima is earmarking 14.26 square kilometres in the area. IP 220.127.116.11.
Hima Cement factory in Kasese. With demand for cement in Uganda standing at about 2.5 million tonnes per annum, there are fears that Himas focus on public projects. Contact Supplier Hima Cement Limited - ipfs.io. Hima Cement Limited HCL is a cement manufacturer in Uganda. It is wholly owned by LaFarge, the construction
Oct 03, 2016 Hima Cement country CEO Daniel Pettersson said the surging demand for cement and concrete in Uganda and the East African region triggered the expansion. Hima Cement is committed to ensuring sufficient cement capacity to serve the national infrastructure and construction projects, individuals, and the commercial sector, Pettersson said.
Feb 21, 2017 A worker arranges cement bags inside one of Hima Cement stores. The company is investing 40m Shs143.6b in a new plant in Tororo District, eastern Uganda.
Dec 22, 2020 In 2008, Uganda Wildlife Authority UWA permitted Hima Cement Limited to mine limestone from the quarry that is inside Queen Elizabeth National Park. The company acquired a mining lease from the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development to go on with its activities in an area measuring 450 hectares.
Aug 04, 2020 In 2008 Uganda Wildlife Authority UWA permitted Hima Cement Limited to mine limestone from the quarry. The company, which later acquired a mining lease from the Ministry of Energy has been remitting over 170 million Shillings annually to Kamwenge District.
Jun 16, 2020 Hima Cement Limited therefore exists as a corporate entity in law. The Judgment of the Court of Appeal concerns a historical and ongoing dispute between Hima Cement and East African Gold Sniffing Company Limited regarding the proprietary rights to a limestone mining area in Kasese District in Western Uganda.
Jun 13, 2020 On March 26, 2013, Justice Eldad Mwangusya of the High Court, annulled Himas mining rights to limestone deposits in Kasese, where the company had commissioned a 120m about Shs446b cement ...
Oct 01, 2019 Robert Mugabe. Kitagwenda and Kamwenge district are feuding over the geographic location of Dura limestone quarry. In 2008, Uganda Wildlife Authority UWA permitted Hima Cement Limited to mine limestone from Dura quarry , which is found inside Queen Elizabeth National Park, about 30 kilometers from Kamwenge Town.
Jun 22, 2009 Tororo Cement Industry has lost a limestone tussle to an India firm, almost three years after it expressed interest to exploit the rich deposits in Kenyas Rift Valley Province.
Apr 21, 2018 Tibet Hima loses a battle to keep its 25-year mining lease for copper and cobalt deposits in Kilembe mines in Kasese. This is the second Chinese company to lose lucrative deals in Ugandas oil, gas and mineral sector, after Guangzhou DongSong Energy Group Co Ltd lost the oil refinery bid due to failure to meet bidding requirements.
Sep 16, 2018 Continued power outages affecting Hima cement and Tororo cement causing a reduction in production. Hima has lost 10,000 MT since January 2018 Increased local demand of cement caused by the growth of the construction sector from 23 to 30 and the major construction projects like Karuma dam amp Isimba dam and also some constructions in the oil and ...