At Great Basin Gold Burnstone Mine located near Balfour in South Africa the main traffic areas within the mine had become overcome by fugitive and windborne dust making mine dust abatement / suppression a requirement. Soil & Dust Solutions, was called in and Durasolution was applied over a total area of 2,500 square meters which included the ...
[miningmx.com] – GREAT Basin Gold said it would shut its Burnstone mine and seek up to $40m to finance its closure as the Toronto- and Johannesburg-listed firm was unable to indefinitely cover its $10m per month working capital costs.
The Company currently has two material projects, namely (a) the Hollister gold project, acquired in 1997, and which is located on the Carlin Trend goldfield in Nevada, USA (the "Hollister Property") and the other one (b) the Burnstone gold mine, acquired in 2002, and which is located in the Witwatersrand Basin goldfields in South Africa ...
Burnstone Mine, Witwatersrand Basin, S outh Africa At Burnstone, Mineral reserves increased by 55% with the majority of the increase attributable to the improved geological information obtained from underground development and drilling conducted since the January 2009
Great Basin Gold is 'going through the motions' necessary for a company who cannot sustain its current business model and is progressing towards insolvency. A lot of questions revolve around the brand new Burnstone gold mine and process plant, and why Great Basin Gold could not mine it ...
Great Basin Gold Ltd, ( Great Basin or the Company ), (TSX: GBG) (NYSE Amex: GBG) (JSE: GBG) announces an updated mineral resource estimate for its Burnstone Gold Mine in the Mpumalanga Province, South Africa.
Jun 06, 2014· By: Henry Lazenby 12th September 2012 Canadian gold miner Great Basin Gold on Tuesday confirmed speculation that it had suspended operations at its Burnstone mine, located in South Africa, saying ...
Mar 16, 2007· Great Basin Gold operates the project through its wholly-owner South African subsidiary Southgold Exploration, which in turn has interest in Burnstone Gold. A feasibility study was completed in May 2006 and identified an optimal production rate of 214,000 ounces gold per year over a 14-year mine life with a ROR of 18.3%.
when compared to the August 2010 estimate (see Great Basin News Release dated August 23, 2010). The Burnstone Mine has progressed from a development project to the gold production stage, and is now in a build-up phase with steady state production expected by 2013. The above mineral resources, which include the mine‟s mineral
("Great Basin Gold" or the "Company"), (TSX: GBG) (NYSE MKT: GBG) (JSE: GBG) announces that it has suspended operations at the Company's Burnstone mine located in the Witwatersrand Basin of South Africa as at September 11, 2012.
GREAT BASIN GOLD LTD TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR THE BURNSTONE GOLD PROJECT BALFOUR, MPUMALANGA PROVINCE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA Latitude 26° 40' South Longitude 28° 40' East by Derek Rance P.Eng., Behre Dolbear & Company Ltd. Harry Meadon, Pri. Sci. Nat., H M Exploration CC
Burnstone Mine is the first new mine to open in the Witwatersrand basin for more than 30 years. This low-cost, long life, shallow mine with a targeted average annual production of 254,000 Au oz over 25 years at a LoM cash cost of US$450 per oz.
The mine was intended to start production in 2011 and produce up to 250,000 ounces of gold per year. But geological problems have resulted in very low production. Great Basin Gold as a result is selling the mine, most likely to Wits Gold who plans to invest another $100m to produce 130,000 ounces per year.
Great Basin Gold Limited is an international mining company with two emerging mines in the world's richest gold regions: the Hollister Mine on the Carlin Trend in Nevada and the Burnstone Mine in the Witwatersrand Basin, South Africa.
At Great Basin Gold Burnstone Mine located near Balfour in South Africa the main traffic areas within the mine had become overcome by fugitive and windborne dust making dust suppression a requirement. Soil & Dust Solutions, Soil Solutions South African Agent was called in to solve the problem using their dust control agent specifically designed for harsh underground mining environment.