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First Quantum output more than doubling in four years ...

Sep 28, 2009· While 2008 marked a significant step forward in First Quantum’s progress towards building an international mining company, with a 47% production increase from 228 000 the previous year to 334 000 t of copper, its annual output is set to rise another 65% to 550 000 t in the next two years. Listed on the Toronto and London Stock Exchanges, First Quantum Minerals Limited is a growing mining …

First Quantum boss says Zambia taxing mine to death ...

Lonshi started mining in 2002, and after upgrading the Bwana plant we were able to start treating Lonshi ore in 2003. Kansanshi’s first concentrate production was on 31 December 2005, and the first cathode was produced in about April 2006.

UPDATE 2-First Quantum plunges on deepening DRC mine …

May 25, 2010· UPDATE 2-First Quantum plunges on deepening DRC mine woes ... Supreme Court had annulled the company’s rights at the Frontier and Lonshi copper mines, following a …

Kipushi Project | Ivanhoe Mines Ltd.

July 30, 2018: Ivanhoe Mines announces a new Mineral Resource estimate for the Kipushi Mine. On July 30, 2018, Ivanhoe announced a new Mineral Resource estimate for the Kipushi Mine that increased zinc-rich Measured and Indicated Resources by 16%, from 10.2 million tonnes to 11.8 million tonnes, with an effective date of June 2018.

First Quantum Minerals - Wikipedia

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian based mining and metals company whose principal activities include mineral exploration, development and mining. Its main product is copper, which accounts for 80% of revenues. as of 2016.

Congo minister denies reports of mine stake sale - Reuters

Aug 17, 2011· The licences to exploit Frontier, Congo’s third-largest copper mine, and Lonshi, a depleted open pit mine being eyed for underground development, were …

Frontier Mine, Katanga - Landmark & Historical Place ...

Frontier Mine, Katanga. 38 likes. Frontier Mine is a copper mine in Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) owned and operated by ERG...

A CASE STUDY ON THE OPERATION OF A FLOTTWEG …

Bwana Mkubwa Mine Site (BMMS) is an agitation leach plant that treats ore from the Lonshi mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The ore is trucked to the plant site outside Ndola, where it is crushed, milled and leached to solubilise the copper. Liquid/solid separation takes place in a counter-current decantation system (CCD).

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Lonshi Copper Mine (Shutdown) - Industry About

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PorterGeo Database - Ore Deposit Description

The Lonshi (or Mwenso) sediment hosted copper deposit is located in the Province of Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo, within 3 km of the international frontier, and ~ 40 km SE of the town of Ndola, across that border in Zambia (#Location: 13° 10' 38"S, 28° 56' 26"E). Regional Setting Lonshi lies towards the southeastern extremity of the Zambian Copperbelt.

Mineral industry of Africa - Wikipedia

The Ruashi Tailings project and the Lonshi Mine were expected to be shut down in 2010. Output was likely to rise sharply in Zambia because of higher production from the Kansanshi mine in 2006 and the opening of the Chingola and the Lumwana mine in 2007 and 2009, respectively. Expansions are planned for the Mufulira, the Mufulira South, and the ...

First Quantum Minerals Discusses DRC Border Closure

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or the "Company", TSX Symbol "FM", LSE Symbol "FQM") announces receipt of a letter dated November 28, 2007, from the Governor of the Province of Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo ("DRC"), the Honorable Moise Katumbi, ordering the closure of the DRC border to the export of copper ores and exploration core samples by First Quantum from the Lonshi mine

Sakania - mining-atlas.com

Sakania is a Copper Project (Sakania) in DRC owned by Tiger Resources. General: Similar geology to first quantum Lonshi copper mine. For more data on production, status, ownership, capex and other categories, see the data section:

DRC blocked copper shipments to Zambia - First Quantum

The restart of ore shipments from the company's Lonshi mine was awaiting final authorisation from the DRC authorities. At Lonshi, issues raised by the governor's office included communicating ...

Frontier - eurasianresources.lu

Eurasian Resources Group (ERG) is a leading diversified natural resources producer. It has a portfolio of production assets and development projects in 14 countries crossing four continents, and is represented by more than 75,000 people globally, being a major employer in the industry.

Zambia : Investors flee copper miner First Quantum

The Lonshi mine is not currently in production, but the company is doing exploration work at the site. The Congolese court ruled the Lonshi and Frontier copper mines were awarded illegally and ...

Lonshi - Mining Atlas

Lonshi is a Copper Mine (Sakania) in DRC owned by ENRC. General: The mine has been confiscated by the DRC government pending investigations. ENRC acquired First Quantum\s operations from the government. For more data on production, status, ownership, capex …

Lonshi - Page 1 | MiningJournal

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African Mineral Standards - amis.co.za

The mine is situated in the Congo Pedicle region of the Province of Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Lonshi is a sediment hosted, structurally controlled deposit of Copperbelt type. In contrast to other Copperbelt deposits, Lonshi is interpreted to occur at or near the upper contact of the Upper

Lonshi - Mining Intelligence

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Bwana M'Kubwa SxEw copper mine | Wood Mackenzie

Bwana M'Kubwa SxEw copper mine. Report summary. From 1998 to 2002, the Bwana M'Kubwa plant re-processed copper-bearing mine tailings produced by historic operations at the site. From 2002 to October 2008, open pit ore from FQM's Lonshi mine in the DRC was processed at the facility. In October 2008 the Bwana M'Kubwa plant was placed on ‘care ...

Lonshi Mine - Landmark & Historical Place | Facebook

Lonshi Mine. 12 likes · 89 were here. Lonshi Mine is a copper mine in Katanga Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the southeast of...

lonshi copper mine - janvandebroek.be

Lonshi Mine is a copper mine in Katanga Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the southeast of Ndola, Zambia. Lonshi Mining Atlas. Lonshi is a Copper Mine (Sakania) in DRC owned by ENRC. General: The mine has been confised by the DRC government pending investigations.

First Quantum Minerals 2012 GHG Report - s1.q4cdn.com

First Quantum Minerals 2012 GHG Report April 2012 4 The main source of greenhouse emissions at First Quantum Minerals Limited is the combustion of diesel fuels during mining activities and for electricity generation. At Guelb Moghrein mine, diesel and oil are burned in generators to produce electricity for the mine.

Kinsenda Project, DRC Copper Mine - Metorex

The projects’ environmental impact assessment and associated management plans were submitted to DRC authorities in 2011 and all approvals required by the DRC Mining Law have been obtained. The Board approved the development of the Kinsenda Project in March 2013 and the Company aims to have the mine in operation during late 2015.

ENRC settles Kolwezi dispute with First Quantum for $1 ...

Eurasian Natural Resources Corp (ENRC) has reached a $1.25 billion agreement with First Quantum Minerals to acquire the Kolwezi project, the Frontier mine and the Lonshi mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and to settle all legal matters.

Zambia: Bwana Mkubwa Mine to Increase Copper Production ...

Mar 08, 2004· According to Scott, Lonshi mine has a life span of about 5 years and its ore deposits hosts a resource of 5.1 million tonnes grading 5.75 per cent copper or 295,000 tonnes of copper.

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - Our Company - History

November 2007 Reached commercial production at the Frontier mine. June 2008 Acquired Scandinavian Minerals Limited which owned the Kevitsa project, Finland. August 2008 Curtailed open pit mining operations at the Lonshi copper mine in the DRC, due to the exhaustion of its oxide reserves.

First Quantum resumes production at Bwana Mkubwa ...

Jan 14, 2010· First Quantum resident director Kwalela Lamaswala said the company hoped to find a new source of copper ore to keep Bwana Mkubwa running after Lonshi mine was closed. “What is important at this stage is the fact that we have started production.