Iron Ore Mines In Sierra Leone

Tonkolili Iron Ore Mine - Mining Technology | Mining News ...

2-7-2020· The Marampa mine is a brownfield haematite iron ore mine located approximately 150km north-east of Freetown in Sierra Leone, West Africa. Tonkolili iron ore deposit is located within the Sula Mountain range and forms part of a banded iron formation (BIF) featuring a north east-south west trending magnetic anomaly.

SL Mining producing quality iron ore ... - Sierra Leone News

With over 1 billion tonnes of iron ore reserves, SL Mining can significantly expand the export of Marampa Blue from Sierra Leone to the global market. SL Mining, a limited liability company incorporated in Sierra Leone, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Gerald Group engaged in the exploration, development and production of iron ore concentrate at Marampa in the Port Loko District, the northern ...

Sierra Leone Police Arrest Five Expatriate Staff of SL ...

Sierra Leone Police Arrest Five Expatriate Staff of SL Mining More FILE PHOTO: View of piles of iron ore adjacent to SL Mining's processing plant at iron ore mine in Marampa, Sierra Leone February ...

Sierra Leone iron ore crisis creates debt-racked ghost ...

LUNSAR, Sierra Leone (Reuters) - In the months since Sierra Leone’s largest iron ore mine laid off almost all its workers due to a legal dispute with the government, the once bustling town of ...

Slmining – Gerald Group – Sierra Leone

Our current project involves Marampa Blue – production of the highest-grade iron ore concentrate in the continent.The project aims to build a resilient and long-life iron ore mine in Sierra Leone and to expand its operations by integrating mining, processing, and rail and port logistics.

Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL ...

FILE PHOTO: View of piles of iron ore adjacent to SL Mining's processing plant at iron ore mine in Marampa, Sierra Leone February 18, 2020. REUTERS/Cooper Inveen/File Photo

Sierra Leone mine dispute raises fears of resource ...

Sierra Leone’s abrupt cancellation of an iron ore mining licence this week has raised concerns about a resurgence of resource nationalism across the continent.

African Minerals, London Mining and the fall of Sierra ...

Twelve months ago Sierra Leone was the world’s sixth-largest iron ore exporter to China,with its nascent iron ore industry and related services accounting for around 30% of the country’s GDP. This rapid return of the West African country to the list of the world’s top-ten iron ore producers after a hiatus of over 35 years amid a string of brutal civil wars, was driven by two London ...

Landmark case against British mining firm begins in Sierra ...

Children in the village of Bumbuna, in northern Sierra Leone, which is at the centre of a civil case brought by 142 people against Tonkolili Iron Ore Ltd. Photograph: Leigh Day/PA

Landmark case against British mining firm begins in Sierra ...

Children in the village of Bumbuna, in northern Sierra Leone, which is at the centre of a civil case brought by 142 people against Tonkolili Iron Ore Ltd. Photograph: Leigh Day/PA

Sierra Leone police arrest five expatriate staff of SL ...

FILE PHOTO: View of piles of iron ore adjacent to SL Mining's processing plant at iron ore mine in Marampa, Sierra Leone February 18, 2020. REUTERS/Cooper Inveen/File Photo

Sierra Leone Iron Ore Crisis Creates Debt-Racked Ghost ...

Sierra Leone Iron Ore Crisis Creates Debt-Racked Ghost Town More An SL Mining employee holds up hands full of processed iron ore from the mine in Marampa, Sierra Leone, November 12, 2019.

The Miracle That Became a Debacle: Iron Ore in Sierra …

In many West African countries such as Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, the future of some large iron ore projects, under development for the last five years, is looking uncertain. These projects were conceived when iron ore prices were at historical heights, and officials and citizens alike foresaw transformational development outcomes.

About Us – Slmining - Sierra Leone

SL Mining Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gerald Group is engaged in the exploration, development, and production of high- grade iron ore concentrate, branded ‘Marampa Blue’ at Marampa in the Port Loko District, Northern Province, Sierra Leone. SL Mining aims to build a resilient and long-life iron ore mine in Sierra Leone and to expand operations by integrating mining, processing ...

Marampa - Wikipedia

Mine. In September 2008, the mine at Marampa was sold to Cape Lambert Iron Ore. In 2012 Cape Lambert Resources decided to sell the mine. In 2013 Cape Lambert requested a mining license for the mine. At the moment (August 2014) the mine is still available for sale. See also. Transport in Sierra Leone; Railway stations in Sierra Leone

SL Mining to halt operations at Marampa iron ore mine in ...

SL Mining to halt operations at Marampa iron ore mine in Sierra Leone. ... is reportedly planning to halt operations as early as next week to help it offset the impact of Sierra Leone’s ban ...

Sierra Leone | Africa Recruitment

Sierra Leone is now embarking on social and economic development and as a result the country is anticipating rapid growth in minerals production and export which should provide resources to help transform the country. Sierra Leone’s primary mineral resources are diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold and iron ore.

Chinese Company Dupes African Minerals | Standard Times …

African Minerals, Sierra Leone has agreed with partner Shandong Iron and Steel Group to get access to $284 million of cash previously earmarked for phase II expansion of the Tonkolili iron ore mines. The project funds to be used as a working capital, is meant not only for construction and capital as originally designated and drawdown to begin immediately.

Tonkolili Iron Ore lawsuit (re complicity in violence ...

In 2015, 142 villagers from Sierra Leone filed a lawsuit in UK High Court against the mining firm Tonkolili Iron Ore Ltd. And its parent company African Minerals, alleging complicity in police crackdowns in Sierra Leone in 2010 and 2012. 101 claims were settled, leaving 41 left to proceed in court.

Sierra Leone Iron Ore Crisis Creates Debt-Racked Ghost ...

Sierra Leone Iron Ore Crisis Creates Debt-Racked Ghost Town More An SL Mining employee holds up hands full of processed iron ore from the mine in Marampa, Sierra Leone, November 12, 2019.

Sierra Leone iron ore crisis creates debt-racked ghost town

5-3-2020· By Cooper Inveen. LUNSAR, Sierra Leone, March 5 (Reuters) - In the months since Sierra Leone's largest iron ore mine laid off almost all its workers due to a legal dispute with the government, the once bustling town of Lunsar has become a shadow of its former self.

Sierra Leone detains five expatriate managers at iron-ore ...

Business Iron Ore News West Africa Sierra Leone detains five expatriate managers at iron-ore mine. Bloomberg News May 18, 2020. ... The arrests come amid the company’s legal battle with the government, which canceled SL Mining’s license to mine iron ore at the Marampa Project.

SL Mining ships first 'Marampa Blue' iron ore concentrate ...

SL Mining, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gerald Group, has announced the first shipment of iron ore concentrate, branded ‘Marampa Blue’, set sail on MV Cooper from Freetown Port (Queen Elizabeth II) in Sierra Leone on June 16.. The loading of over 55,000 t of high grade >65% Fe concentrate was completed on June 16, sailing the same day.

Tonkolili Iron Ore Mine, Sierra Leone - Mining Frontier

Marampa Haematite Iron Ore Mine, Sierra Leone The Marampa mine is a brownfield haematite iron ore mine located approximately 150km north-east of Freetown in Sierra Leone, West Africa. Tonkolili iron ore deposit is located within the Sula Mountain range and forms part of a banded iron formation (BIF) featuring a north east-south west trending magnetic anomaly.

SL Mining Update on Marampa Iron Ore Project in Sierra …

SL Mining Update on Marampa Iron Ore Project in Sierra Leone. Mining News - Published on Mon, 14 Oct 2019. ... ArcelorMittal Delays Restart of Hibtac Iron Ore Mine Published on ...

SL Mining ships first iron ore delivery from Freetown Port ...

Sierra Leone's Minister of Mines and Minerals, Rado Yokie said that iron ore exports had been dormant for four years: "Today is a historic day," said Mr. Yokie.

SL Mining to halt operations at Marampa iron ore mine in ...

SL Mining to halt operations at Marampa iron ore mine in Sierra Leone. ... is reportedly planning to halt operations as early as next week to help it offset the impact of Sierra Leone’s ban ...

Sierra Leone | Africa Recruitment

Sierra Leone is now embarking on social and economic development and as a result the country is anticipating rapid growth in minerals production and export which should provide resources to help transform the country. Sierra Leone’s primary mineral resources are diamonds, rutile, bauxite, gold and iron ore.

Major disagreement between Sierra Leone Govt & SL …

The dingdong affair between the iron ore miner SL Mining and the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources continues unabated. The company, which is 100% owned by the US-based Gerald Group, operates the Marampa Mines in Lunsar in northern Sierra Leone and was slammed a 21-day suspension for various alleged breaches, including contravening provisions of the Mines and Minerals …