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Golden Star - Operations - Wassa - Wassa

About Wassa. Wassa is located in south-western Ghana. Golden Star commenced production from the surface operation at Wassa in 2005 and commercial production was achieved at Wassa Underground on January 1, 2017. In early 2018 Wassa transitioned into an underground-focused operation.

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Major Mines Projects Wassa Mine

Mar 27, 2018  Summary: The Wassa Mine was originally developed as a 3 Mtpa (8,200 tpd) open pit HL operation which operated from 1998 to 2001. In 2003, the plant was converted into a milling CIL circuit and started operation in 2005, treating a mixture of oxidized,

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(PDF) Geological setting of the Wassa gold deposit, SW Ghana

The Wassa deposit (longitude 1.720 W; latitude 5.490 N) is located 150 km west of Accra, 37 km northeast of the Tarkwa Mine, 14 km east of the Damang Mine. It is hosted by Sefwi Group rocks, east ...

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Wassa 43-101 as amended and refiled

The Wassa mine is located in the Mpohor Wassa East District, in the Western Region of Ghana. It is 80 km north of Cape Coast and 150 km west of the capital Accra. It is also 70 km by good gravel road from GSR’s mine and process plant site at Bogoso. The property lies between Latitudes 5º 25’ and 5º

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WASSA GOLD MINE, GHANA

The Wassa Gold Mine is located on the eastern flank of the Ashanti belt in Ghana, West-Africa. The mine is located 150 km west of the capital of Accra. The Wassa Mine was originally developed as an open-pit heap leach operation with the first material mined in October 1998. Golden Star acquired the Wassa mine in 2002,

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Wassa - Royal Gold

The Wassa mine and oxide ore mill are located in the Wassa East District, in the Western Region of Ghana. Golden Star Wassa Ltd. (GSWL) owns the rights to mine the Wassa, Benso and Hwini-Butre concessions. Golden Star Resources Ltd. (Golden Star) owns a 90% interest in GSWL, with the Government of Ghana owning the remaining 10%.

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(PDF) Geological setting of the Wassa gold deposit, SW Ghana

The Wassa deposit (longitude 1.720 W; latitude 5.490 N) is located 150 km west of Accra, 37 km northeast of the Tarkwa Mine, 14 km east of the Damang Mine. It is hosted by Sefwi Group rocks, east ...

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WASSA GOLD MINE, GHANA

The Wassa Gold Mine is located on the eastern flank of the Ashanti belt in Ghana, West-Africa. The mine is located 150 km west of the capital of Accra. The Wassa Mine was originally developed as an open-pit heap leach operation with the first material mined in October 1998. Golden Star acquired the Wassa mine in 2002,

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Golden Star Resources Files Wassa Gold Mine NI 43-101 ...

Mar 01, 2021  The Wassa mine is located in the Western Region of Ghana, 150km west of the capital, Accra. Wassa lies within the southern portion of the Ashanti Greenstone Belt. The property covers an

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Golden Star Resources Announces Drilling Results From ...

May 02, 2012  Golden Star Resources Announces Drilling Results From Wassa Mine in Ghana

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Golden Star - About Us - Who We Are

Golden Star has a 21 year history of producing gold in Ghana. The Company expects to produce 165,000-175,000 ounces of gold at a cash operating cost of $1,000-$1,075 per ounce in 2021.Ghana is a stable jurisdiction with a century-long history of mining and good existing infrastructure.

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Levels of Mercury, Cadmium, and Zinc in the Topsoil of ...

Oct 15, 2010  (2010). Levels of Mercury, Cadmium, and Zinc in the Topsoil of Some Selected Towns in the Wassa West District of the Western Region of Ghana. Soil and Sediment Contamination: An International Journal: Vol. 19, No. 6, pp. 635-643.

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Mining Companies In Ghana. Complete List. » Ghana Insider

It has two operating sites in Ghana: the Damang and Tarkwa Gold Mines. GOLDEN STAR RESOURCES. Golden start is a mining company with two production sites on the Ashanti Gold Belt. They operate the Wassa Gold Mine in the Western Region of Ghana which produced 170,000 – 180,000 ounces of gold in 2019.

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(PDF) Monitoring Water Quality in River Bodies of Mining ...

Draft report prepared for SAPRI. Akabzaa, T. (2000). Boom and dislocation; the environmental and social impacts of mining in the Wassa west district of Ghana. TWN, Africa. Amponsah-Tawiah, K. and Dartey-Baah, K. (2011). The Mining Industry in Ghana: A Blessing or a Curse? International Journal of Business and Social Science, 2(12): 62-69.

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Mark Williams. P. Geo - Underground Geology Superintendent ...

I have worked in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Ghana in both exploration and mining. I have experience in gold, tungsten, silver, lead, zinc and copper with minor experience in iron ore. I am very familiar with narrow vein precious metal mining using cut and fill,

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Nsuta Mine (Insuta Mine; Nsuta-Gaywin Manganese concession ...

Nsuta Mine (Insuta Mine; Nsuta-Gaywin Manganese concession; Nsuta-Wassaw), Tarkwa, Western Region, Ghana : Metamorphic carbonate-type manganese deposit, discovered in 1914 and mined from an open pit since 1917. The deposit consists of a manganese

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Compositional and source patterns of potentially toxic ...

Mining is a major environmental factor that impacts soil chemistry resulting in the release of mining tailings and polluted wastewater into the environment. It also poses deleterious impacts on soil quality. Studies by Antwi-Agyei et al. (2009), Nude et al. (2011), Bempah and Ewusi (2016) in Obuasi, and Gyamfi et al. (2019) in Kokoteasua, Ashanti Region of Ghana, Zango et al. (2013), and Arhin ...

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Glencar to sell mine in Ghana - Irish Times

Jun 28, 2001  Glencar Mining is selling its Wassa gold mine in Ghana as part of an agreement with its bankers. The decision is a result of the fall in gold prices. Even with improved production, the Wassa ...

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Wassa Gold Mine - industryabout

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Wassa Gold Mine - Mining Technology Mining News and ...

Wassa Gold Mine. Golden Star (Wassa) (GSWL), a subsidiary of Golden Star, owns and operates the Wassa gold mine in south-west Ghana. Golden Star holds a 90% interest in GSWL, while the Ghanaian Government holds the remaining 10% ownership earning a 5%

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Wassa Gold Mine - industryabout

Wassa Gold Mine Details Parent ... Parent Category: Ghana ... Coca Cola Essar Zhejiang Battery Ukraine Euro Crisis Weed Killers Syntagma Tianjin Biomass Accident Radioactive Wisconsin Shanghai Zinc Demolition Herbicides Hebei Offshore Wind Farm Amoxicillin Tal Abyad OTEC Burkina Faso Fire Paper Mill Chemical Baiji Cement Food Security CNPC Meat ...

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Wassa Archives - International Mining

Mar 04, 2021  Wassa, which Golden Star owns 90% of, produced 168,000 oz of gold in 2020 using the sub-level longhole open stoping method. The PEA is focused on the development of the large inferred mineral resource (just over 7 Moz) which comprises the Southern Extension zone. Around 50% of the total resource was included in the PEA inventory, which showed ...

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Wassa set for a glittering future after filing NI 43-101 ...

Mar 05, 2021  Wassa set for a glittering future. With a total gold production of 3.5 Moz and an average AlSC of US$778/oz over a 11 year life of mine, the news coming the Wassa underground gold mine in Ghana certainly has my attention this week. Operated by TSX-listed Golden Star Resources, last week the company filed a National Instrument 43-101 (NI 43-101 ...

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Levels of mercury, cadmium, and zinc in the topsoil of ...

The Wassa West District of the western region of Ghana is noted for a large deposit of gold ores. As a result, there is a lot of mining activity in the district, which include both legal and illegal miners. A large number of illegal ("galamsey") miners employ mercury in the amalgamation of gold, whereas some of the mining companies use zinc dust (with associated cadmium impurities) in the...

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Exploration activities advance at Wassa - Mining Weekly

Apr 08, 2016  NYSE- and TSX-listed gold mining company Golden Star’s underground development at its Wassa gold mine, in Ghana, has advanced significantly, with access to the first F Shoot stopes on schedule ...

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Levels of Mercury, Cadmium, and Zinc in the Topsoil of ...

Oct 15, 2010  (2010). Levels of Mercury, Cadmium, and Zinc in the Topsoil of Some Selected Towns in the Wassa West District of the Western Region of Ghana. Soil and Sediment Contamination: An International Journal: Vol. 19, No. 6, pp. 635-643.

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Galamsey destroys MTN’s fibres in Wassa Akropong

May 26, 2021  Galamsey destroys MTN’s fibres in Wassa Akropong. LISTEN MAY 26, 2021. MTN officials talking to the stakeholders. Illegal mining activities, otherwise known as 'galamsey', have destroyed underground telecommunications fibres belonging to MTN Ghana in the Wassa Akropong of the Western Region, resulting in network disruptions. Andy Coffie ...

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La Mancha takes 30% stake in Golden Star - Resource World

Wassa is located in southwestern Ghana, approximately 40 km from the Prestea Gold Mine. Since operations commenced in 1999, the company has installed more than 200 clean water supply systems to serve local communities, doubling the proportion of households with access to clean, pipe-born water to at least 30%.

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Kwame Tawiah Ansah: Bogoso Prestea Mine soon to be in ...

Mar 24, 2021  GSR then operated these two major mines (Wassa Mine and Bogoso Mine) in Ghana. The two mines operated concurrently with support to each other in the areas of finance and labour. On the record ...

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Golden Star Files Updated Technical Report for Wassa Gold Mine

Jun 20, 2019  Golden Star is an established gold mining company that owns and operates the Wassa and Prestea underground mines in Ghana, West Africa. Listed on the NYSE American, ...

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African Mines Online

African Mines Handbook (12 months membership) Interact Media Defined. R 4,255.00. Notify me when this product is available: *R4 255.00 for South Africa only. Surcharge applies for international shipping. The African Mines Handbook is an annual directory for investors, geologists, engineers, mine managers suppliers on all aspects of African ...

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Mark Williams. P. Geo - Underground Geology Superintendent ...

I have worked in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Ghana in both exploration and mining. I have experience in gold, tungsten, silver, lead, zinc and copper with minor experience in iron ore. I am very familiar with narrow vein precious metal mining using cut and fill, longhole and shrink extraction techniques.

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Heavy Metal Pollution in Soil and Water in Some Selected ...

Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, November 1998. Tetteh, S., Golow, A.A., Essumang, D.K. and Zugle, R. (2010) Levels of Mercury, Cadmium and Zinc in the Topsoil of Some Selected Towns in the Wassa West District of the Western Region of Ghana.

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