Public Participation Guide: Skorpion Zinc Project Case ...

2020-12-23 · Background. The Skorpian Zinc mine is located in south-western Namibia. At the time of the environmental assessment, access to the proposed project site had been prohibited for many years due to its location within the diamond mining area of Sperrgebiet, and the site was therefore pristine.

Skorpion Zinc

2021-8-25 · Skorpion Zinc (Skorpion) is located 25km north of the town of Rosh Pinah, in the //Kharas Region of southern Namibia. Skorpion came into production in 2003, and was acquired from Anglo American by VZI in 2010/2011. Comprising an open-pit mine and refinery, Skorpion …

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2016-2-15 · THE SKORPION ZINC MINE, NAMIBIA G B GNOINSKI Namzinc (Pty) Ltd, Private Bag 2003, Rosh Pinah, Namibia Tel: +264 63 271 2408, Fax: +264 63 271 2425 Email: [email protected] .na ABSTRACT The Skorpion Zinc Mine and Refinery is situated approximately 25 km north of Rosh Pinah, south-western Namibia.

Skorpion (zinc project)

2002-7-19 · Name of the project and location Skorpion project, southern Namibia. Project description Skorpion is a new zinc mine under construction at present, and …

Base Metals Archives | Page 389 of 407 | Miningreview

2008-5-30 · The most common base metals are copper, lead,nickel, tin, aluminium, and zinc. Base metals are used in a wide variety of applications. For example, lead has proven to be a reliable source for batteries, and nickel often is used to strengthen and harden metal alloys, including stainless steel. Base metals also are used frequently to coat other metals. For example, zinc is used to coat ...

Skorpion Zinc Mine

2021-8-26 · Skorpion Zinc (Skorpion) is located 25km north of the town of Rosh Pinah, in the //Kharas Region of southern Namibia. Skorpion came into production in 2003, and was acquired from Anglo American by VZI in 2010/2011. Comprising an open-pit mine and refinery, Skorpion is the largest integrated zinc operation in Africa and is to VZI''s vision for ...

Major Mines & Projects | Skorpion Mine

Processing. The ore deposit of Skorpion Zinc is unique as it is a primary oxide/silicate/carbonate zinc deposit, which cannot be concentrated by flotation. The absence of sulphur offers an advantage in that no sulphur or sulphuric acid disposal is required. The ore is leached directly in …

Skorpion Zinc starts process to refine SA zinc | Windhoek ...

Vedanta Zinc International, the mother company of Skorpion Zinc plans to modify its refinery at Rosh Pinah to enable the treatment of zinc sulphide concentrate, which the company intends to transport from sister company, Black Mountain Mining''s Gamsberg Zinc, and Lead Mine in …

Vedanta Zinc International

2021-8-16 · Skorpion Zinc Mine and Refinery in the //Kharas region of Namibia. Mining and milling at the Lisheen Mine in Ireland was concluded in December 2015 after 17 years of operation and the mine is currently in an active closure mode. VZI''s vision is to create an integrated world-class regional zinc complex comprising the BMM (including Gamsberg ...

Trigon Advances Its Kombat Open Pit Restart with ...

2021-8-11 · TORONTO, ON, August 11, 2021 – Trigon Metals Inc. (TSX-V:TM) ("Trigon" or the "Company") announced today the appointment of Tulela Mining & Construction CC ("Tulela") as the open pit mining contractor for its Kombat Mine in Namibia. Trigon has signed an agreement with Tulela to commence with equipment mobilization and site establishment from August 2021, with […]

VZI clarifies status of Skorpion Zinc operations in Namibia

2021-8-24 · Details Published: Thursday, 10 October 2019 12:46 Johannesburg, 10 October 2019: Vedanta Zinc International (VZI) is today clarifying reports in the Namibian media about the status of VZI''s Skorpion Zinc operations at Rosh Pinah in Southern Namibia.. When VZI acquired the resource from Anglo American in 2011, Skorpion Zinc''s life-of-mine (LoM) was expected to be 2015.

Rossing Uranium Mine

2021-8-20 · X. Date: 18 August 2021. Subject: Fake RFQ issued by Mr Stephanus Botha – CLAIMING TO BE ON BEHALF OF Rössing Uranium Mine. Dear Supplier. Please note that various fake RFQ''s have been doing the rounds with RFQ number KCM RFQ 20/541/021 to supply Scholtz MG68 High Pressure Pump x 4 and Scholtz S15 Underground Rock Drill x 4 and RFQ number RUM RFQ 20/541/019 to …

N$6,5 billion approved for Skorpion Zinc revival – M i N M E T

2021-6-16 · June 16, 2021. June 14, 2021. admin Namibia, Vedanta, Zinc. According to The Namibian, Vedanta Zinc International, the parent company of Skorpion Zinc Mine, plans to invest N$6,5 billion into setting up a refinery at the zinc mine. According to the environmental impact assessment report done by the mine, the existing Skorpion Zinc plant was ...

Major Mines & Projects | Tschudi Mine

Solvent Extraction & Electrowinning. Mine Life. 2024. Construction commenced at the Tschudi Copper Mine in January 2014, open pit mining started in August 2014, first ore was agglomerated and stacked in January 2015 and first copper cathode was produced in February 2015. Total capital expenditure to date is in excess of NAD1 billion.

ORANGE RIVER MINES | Namdeb Diamond Corporation (Pty) Limited

ORANGE RIVER MINES. Namdeb''s Mining Licence 42 extends along the Orange River for about 50 kilometres inland from the Mining Area 1 (MA1) eastern boundary to Sendelingsdrif near the town of Rosh Pinah. This licence area is referred to as Orange River Mines and contains some of the highest value diamonds in the world.

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT AND …

2020-3-30 · and mining activities at EPL 5283 at Skorpion Zinc Mine in Rosh Pinah. Issues identified ... II. Activity Description and natural environment Skorpion Zinc Mine and Refinery is a green field development, situated about 25 km north of Rosh Pinah town, in Southern Namibia. It is the 8th largest zinc mine in the world ...

Skorpion Zinc (Namzinc) (Pty) Ltd | Base Metals | Brabys

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Namibia: Union protest sloppy safety standards at Skorpion ...

2018-1-15 · Hundreds of workers from IndustriALL affiliate, the Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN), from the Rosh Pinah branch, demonstrated against worsening health and safety standards at the Skorpion Zinc Mine, about 600 km from Windhoek, earlier this month.

CHRISTONE SIAME

12) Providing mining controls (Berms, profiles, dig limits etc) for production personnel in the pit and sequencing of excavators 13) Coordination with Geology, Geo-technical, Hydro-geology, Survey and operation when preparing the monthly plans. 14) Generation of mining layouts and daily and weekly mine …

Skorpion Zinc making strides in mining

2007-11-16 · Skorpion Zinc by Anglo American at N$4,2 billion - Namibia''s single largest investment since Independence.Boting said mining had in the last year been boosted by …

End of the road for Skorpion Zinc ...

Representatives of the Skorpion shareholder, Vedanta Zinc International, are this week in Namibia for meetings in Rosh Pinah with the Ministry of Labour to agree on the mine''s current retrenchment of 278 workers. Skorpion Zinc has reached end-of-life unless mining can be extended by developing what the mine …

Effects of Machine Parameter and Natural Factors on the ...

2018-1-31 · Skorpion Zinc Mine is an integrated world-class mining and refinery operation situated 25 km north of Rosh Pinah in southern Namibia. Zinc oxide ore is mined from a pit 190 meters deep, 1300 meters wide and 1900 meters long.

Skorpion, MUN at loggerheads

2020-3-31 · According to the annual report of the Chamber of Mines in Namibia, Skorpion made a profit of N$238 million in 2018/19. The mine paid a total of N$343 million in wages and salaries and spent N$1.27 billion on local procurement.

Vedanta to suspend operations at Skorpion Zinc unit in Namibia

2020-3-31 · Diversified miner Vedanta Resources'' unit Vedanta Zinc International (VZI) has announced plans to suspend operations at its Skorpion Zinc (SZ) mine and refinery in Namibia by the end of next month.. According to VZI, the scale down of operations will occur progressively during next month, overlapping with the nation-wide lockdown to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Environmental Management Plan: Monitoring Report

2021-6-2 · Mining and Machinery used At the moment, no physical mining or extraction or process of material has taken place. Apart from shallow sampling of the material to determine the grade. During the period under review only Test work on mine tailing samples was undertake. The reason due to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic, the work was slowed down. List

Effects of Machine Parameter and Natural Factors on the ...

Skorpion Zinc Mine is an integrated world-class mining and refinery operation situated 25 km north of Rosh Pinah in southern Namibia. Zinc oxide ore is mined from a pit 190 meters deep, 1300 meters wide and 1900 meters long. The pit consists of 10 meter-high benches and about 1.6 Megaton of material is mined from it every month.

Power of mines

2021-4-6 · Commercial mining commenced in 1856 with the opening of the Matchless Copper Mine, followed by the Pomona Silver Mine in 1864. Namibia''s mining sector has since grown into a world-class producer of gem quality rough diamonds, uranium oxide, special high-grade zinc, gold bullion, blister copper, lead and zinc concentrate, salt and dimension stone.

MUN condemns Skorpion for layoffs

2017-1-27 · The mine is in the process of outsourcing operations of its mining department to private company, Basil Read Mining Namibia, which will absorb the affected workers on a contract basis. MUN Skorpion branch chairperson Petersen Kambinda said at a media conference in Keetmanshoop on Tuesday that the union only learned of this development a week ago.

NAMIBIA: SKORPION ZINC 400kV POWER …

2019-6-29 · Namibia''s current usage, will be required for the mine, smelling factory and mine village by the year 2001. At present there is insufficient reliable power available from the existing power grid in the south of Namibia. Skorpion Zinc therefore needs to link into the main Namibian power grid as …

Perceptions on the impact of strikes on productivity at ...

2021-6-30 · The mines selected for this research are situated in the Khomas, Erongo and Karas regions of Namibia. Most mining companies in Namibia are located in Erongo and Karas, whereas Windhoek, which is in the Khomas region, mainly houses some of these mines headquarters. A five-point Likert scale was used to gather data in the survey.

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