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.
The government of Burkina Faso has passed a law that grants Canadian company Orezone Resources Inc’s subsidiary Essakane SA an industrial mining permit for the Essakane gold mine project, a 1,200km² property 330km north-east of the West African republic’s capital, Ouagadougou, on the Gorouol river in the Oudalan province.
23/05/2019· Essakane S.A is a Burkinabé company created for the purpose of developing and operating the Essakane Gold Mine. IAMGOLD owns a 90% interest in Essakane S.A., while the Government of Burkina Faso has a 10% free-carried interest.
The Essakane gold mine is located in the province of Oudalan, Sahel Region, approximately 330 km northeast of Ouagadougou, capital of Burkina Faso. The neighboring towns of the mine are Gorom-Gorom, located 42 km northwest of Essakane, and Dori, located 70 km south of Essakane. Geographical location is illustrated in Figure 1.
La mine Essakane est située dans la partie nord-est du Burkina Faso, en Afrique de l’Ouest. Elle chevauche la frontière entre les provinces d’Oudalan et de Séno, dans la région du Sahel du Burkina Faso, et se trouve à environ 330 km au nord-est de la capitale, Ouagadougou.
The Essakane gold mine in Burkina Faso receives its needed power from Africa’s largest engine-solar PV hybrid power plant delivered by Wärtsilä. Benefits for the mine include reduced fuel costs and a smaller carbon footprint. The capability to control and optimise the usage of the solar PV power and engines enables the gold mine to reduce
1/03/2019· TSX-listed IAMGOLD Corporation deeply regrets to report the death of a contractor's employee due to an equipment fire at its Essakane Mine in Burkina Faso, West Africa. The incident occurred at the end of the night shift and during the operation of the contractor haul truck on site. Essakane's
23/05/2019· The Essakane Gold Mine occurs in the Paleoproterozoic Oudalan Gorouol greenstone belt in northeast Burkina Faso. The stratigraphy can be subdivided into a succession of lowergreenschist facies meta sediments (argillites, arenites, and volcaniclastics), conglomerate, and subordinate felsic volcanics, and an overlying Tarkwaian-like succession comprising siliciclastic meta-sediments and
Jointly owned by IAMGOLD (90%) and the Government of Burkina Faso (10%), IAMGOLD Essakane, which owns and operates the mine, produces over 400,000 oz/y of gold. Essakane Solar, a local entity created by the project developers, will operate the solar power plant that sells the energy to the Essakane mine.
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Essakane is the firm’s largest gold mine, however, and the project will be on a much larger scale. The plan is to have a 15 MW solar power plant financed, developed, operated, and owned by a private renewable energy company experienced in building solar energy projects in Africa. Iamgold will then purchase the power.
17/09/2018· La mine Essakane est située dans la partie nord-est du Burkina Faso, en Afrique de l’Ouest. Elle chevauche la frontière entre les provinces d’Oudalan et de Séno, dans la région du Sahel du
On April 29, MAC awarded the Tamatumani Program at Glencore’s Raglan Mine and IAMGOLD’s Essakane Project in Burkina Faso with the 2019 Towards Sustainable Mining® (TSM) Excellence Awards for their innovative sustainability projects. The companies were recognized with the awards yesterday at the CIM Awards Gala in Montreal. News Release: MAC’s 2019 TSM Excellence Award
30/07/2010· The Essakane project in Burkina Faso is ramping up to its nameplate capacity of some 315,000 ounces of gold a year and Iamgold advanced the mine’s start-up date. Processing of ore through the mill was to begin in June, four to six weeks ahead of the previously announced production schedule, and five to six months earlier than the originally projected start-up date of year-end 2010, senior
19/03/2018· The president of Burkina Faso, Roch Marc Christian Kabore officially inaugurated a 15 MW hybrid PV plant at the end of last week, which will provide power to the Essakane Gold mine
IAMGOLD Corporation (“IAMGOLD” or the “Company”) deeply regrets to report the death of a contractor’s employee due to an equipment fire at its Essakane Mine in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
2/01/2016· Burkina Faso is one of the fastest rising gold producing countries in the world. It has been the fourth largest gold producer in Africa since 2012. Over the past eight years, about six new mines have been commission and exploration for gold is still ongoing in several other locations. The exploration works done in the 
7/03/2017· The 15-year deal is between IAMGOLD Essakane SA, EREN Renewable Energy SA, AREN ENERGY (PTY) Ltd. and Essakane Solar SAS. The mine is 90% owned by IAMGOLD and 10% by the Burkina Faso government
Unidentified armed men attempt to attack a gold mining site and kidnap mining workers in Essakane (Oudalan province) October 3; avoid the area Burkina Faso: Armed attack in Essakane
Located 330 km away from Burkina Faso’s capital Ouagadougou, and jointly owned by IAMGOLD Corporation (90%) and the Government of Burkina Faso (10%), the IAMGOLD Essakane SA gold mine is the largest privately held business in the country, with 400,000 ounces of gold produced in 2015. Due to its isolated location, the mine is currently off
The facility supplies clean energy to the IAMGOLD Essakane S.A. gold mine, Burkina Faso’s largest privately held business, under a 15-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA). Before the completion of the PV facility, the HFO plant was the mine’s sole source of electricity.
mine IAMGOLD Essakane SA is the largest privately held business in Burkina Faso. The off-grid gold mine is located 330 kilometres northeast of the capital city, Ouagadougou, and 42 kilometres east of the nearest large town. In 2015, the annual gold production was
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