Bombore gold project is located approximately 85km east of Ouagadougou in the Ganzourgou Province Burkina Faso. It is one of the biggest undeveloped oxide gold deposits in West Africa. Orezone Gold which acquired the property in 2003 owns 90% interest while the remaining 10% interest is owned by the government of Burkina Faso.
Banfora Gold Project Burkina Faso Highlights Bankable Feasibility Study (“BFS”) demonstrates the viability of developing the Banfora Gold Project to be the next gold mine in Burkina Faso. BFS based on a conventional 2Mtpa CIL processing plant and open pit mining
The mining program under the contract secured by Avesoro’s Burkina Faso subsidaries Burkina Mining Company SA (BMC) and Netiana Mining Company SA (NMC) is based on the excavation of between 800000 to 900000 bank cubic metres (bcm) of material per month including a minimum of 120000 t/mth of ore delivered to the run of mine (ROM) pad.
Challenges and Opportunities for Women at Artisanal Gold Mining Sites in Burkina Faso. On recent visits to artisanal mine sites in Burkina Faso men welcomed the installation of proposed mercury-free treatment unit but the women miners expressed concerns that the unit would perform all operations of ore processing eliminating the need for their labour and that if they then lost access to .
The Youga processing plant uses the conventional gravity/CIL gold recovery process similar to various facilities in operation in West Africa. This consists of a 3-stage crushing operation ball milling gravity concentration and cyanidation by carbon-in leach (CIL). Pressure Zadra elution is utilized for recovery of gold from loaded carbon.
Sanbrado gold project is a high-grade mining project being developed in the south-eastern region of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. The gold project is being developed by West African Resources (90%) and Government of Burkina Faso which holds a 10% free-carried interest.
Life of mine head grades sent to the processing plant are expected to average 4.1 g/t with a gold recovery of 93% for an average 226 000 ozpa of gold Duchesne notes. SEMAFO’s production guidance at Boungou mine for 2018 is 75 000 oz of which 65 000 oz are expected to be produced while in commercial production and 10 000 oz in the pre .
The Essakane project is located in north-eastern Burkina Faso West Africa. It straddles the boundary of the Oudalan and Seno provinces in the Sahel region of Burkina Faso and is approximately 330 km northeast of the capital Ouagadougou. It is situated 42 km east of the nearest large town and the provincial capital of Oudalan Gorom-Gorom.
exploration and small mining of primary gold deposit in N.W. Burkina Faso (exploration technological research exploitation and ore processing production of gold concentrates) successful pilot mining attempt of gravity extraction of gold from tailings after "artisanal exploitation" (Burkina Faso)
Teranga Gold’s (TSX: TGZ; US-OTC: TGCDF) Wahgnion open-pit gold mine in Burkina Faso started processing ore in August two months ahead of schedule and is expected to produce 30000 to 40000 oz. gold in 2019. The company poured 1700 oz. gold during commissioning in August.
The Taparko process plant treats non-refractory oxidised saprolite and transitional and fresh saprock hosted gold ore through a conventional CIL circuit producing doré on site. The plant commenced production in 2007 at a design production rate of 1 Mtpa.
GOLD ORE DRESSING PLANT OF THE POURA MINE (BURKINA FASO EX-UPPER VOLTA WEST AFRICA) G. QUEDRAOGO* P. OLLIVIER** B. J.F. THOMASSIN** QUEDRAOGO* * SOREMIB BP 5662 OUAGADOUGOU BURKINA FASO ** ASSIGNED BY BRGM & COFRAMINES ABSTRACT SOREMIB the Societe de Recherches et d-Exploitation Miniere du Burkina Faso was formed in 1973 to resume the operation of the Poura gold mine in Burkina Faso.
Location The Youga and Balogo Gold Mines are located in the province of Boulgou in Burkina Faso. Youga is located approximately 180km south east of the capital of Ouagadougou adjacent to the Ghanaian border. The Youga licence contains Reserves comprised of seven open pit deposits and well as a 1.1Mtpa CIL processing facility.
Houndé gold mine is located 250km south-west of Burkina Faso’s capital Ouagadougou in West Africa. It is one of the highest quality development projects in the region. The project is owned by Endeavour Mining (90%) and the Government of Burkina Faso (10%). Endeavour was awarded the mining permit for the project in February 2015.
The Yaramoko gold processing plant is situated 200 km southwest of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso with an annual throughput of 270 000 tonnes per annum. The feed ore to the plant is characterised by high levels of alluvial gold. The project was hot commissioned in less than 12 months from the contract being awarded.
BURKINA FASO – Toronto’s GOLDBELT RESOURCES has bought a processing plant from TANAMI GOLD of Australia for the Inata development at Goldbelt’s Belahouro gold project. The plant was originally designed and built by SIGNET ENGINEERS (previously Bateman Engineering (Australia)) and was first commissioned in 1988.